TECH/PBL TEACHER FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER
Mr. William Ziller, English teacher at Cotulla High School, has been chosen as the Tech/PBL teacher for the month of September.
Mr. Ziller has been in education since 2011. He taught ESL for two years in South Korea. He then moved back to the U.S. and taught science classes for Gear-Up and private ESL lessons as well. Mr. Ziller then made his way to Cotulla ISD and has been teaching English for two years.
Mr. Ziller uses Google apps for education, a Mimioboard, Nearpod, and is planning to use Wordplay Shakespeare on the student iPads. He is also working on adding guardian emails to Google Classroom.
When asked, “Do you think technology is beneficial to your students?” Mr. Ziller said, “I believe that technology helps us keep classical learning relevant to our students while giving them skills that can help them in the real world.”