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Brent Catlett
Works at Independence School District
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Lives in Independence, Missouri
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The Day When Sully Came
Today was one of those days that will forever go down in the story and experiences of my life (and my son Sully's life). Today, February 18, 2015 my son Sullivan Joseph Catlett was born at 7:53am.  He weighed in at 8.4 lbs and 23 inches long.  Mom and baby ...
Today was one of those days that will forever go down in the story and experiences of my life (and my son Sully's life). Today, February 18, 2015 my son Sullivan Joseph Catlett was born at 7:53am.  He weighed in at 8.4 lbs an...
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+Karmin Ricker Thank you!  He'll always have a special place in our hearts.  This I can promise.  ;  )  
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Easy ways to Integrate Technology into the Classroom
There are many easy ways to start integrating meaningful and purposeful technology uses into your classroom today! If your district is a Google Apps for Education (GAFE) district that would be the first place I would have you start!  Google Apps are amazing...
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Thanks +Emily Salie I don't even know if I did this post justice in what it means to me in the realm of tech integration, point being, if you have your core and simply do that super well you would be in good shape.  I've never been one to jump on the bandwagon of things.  Anyway, I think this post is years in the making literally, if that makes sense.
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Should be a great +Dads InEd this evening with +Rodney Turner 
 
It's cold up north, so we hope that our guest +Rodney Turner can bring us some warm thoughts from Arizona! We'll also get you ready for Super Bowl XLIX! You don't want to miss +Devin Schoening +Brent Catlett & +Josh Allen's "expert" analysis.
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Can anyone point me in the direction of some resources, people, experiences, comments, facts, etc.... that could help me build a case for switching from Outlook to Gmail?!?

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Brett - Did you ever build your case for switching?  If so, would you be willing to share?
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Great post by +Shaelynn Farnsworth 
As 2014 comes to a close, I look back through the events speckled on my instagram and smile. It was a great year, filled with family, friends, goals, and learning. And so I thought I would share wi...
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Thanks to my friends at Google for making this 2014 Year in Photos movie for me!  Can't wait to see what 2015 brings!
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If you have a minute to comment on these 5th graders persuasive essays we would appreciate it!  Thanks!
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An Open Letter to My Wife
My dearest Josie, My love, I have this crazy notion to write you in the form of a blog post.  So here goes. Words cannot express how lucky I feel to have you in my life as my partner in crime.  You are without question my soulmate and the love of my life.  ...
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Check out this Google spreadsheet magic that +Michael Matera has for better communication with students and parents!
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"sure there's bad things in the world, but there's alsooo.....PIZZA"  

Kid President does it again!
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+SoulPancake I AGREE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Great job opportunity to work with a great guy +Brad Moser in a great district!
 
We are looking for another outstanding and motivated edtech leader to join our team here at Belton Schools in Belton MO. If you are interested in being a Technology Integration Specialist and joining our team submit your application. 
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A Letter From Home
To Whom It May Concern: I am the dad of 4 amazing and unique kids. My wife and I are expecting number 5 in February. I am the lucky and blessed one to have them in my life and soon I will be trusting all of them with you for the majority of the day in you...
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I am a Google Certified Teacher & Trainer & love all things Google! Check out http://www.eduhangout.org
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I am the Director of Technology for Independence School District in Kansas City, MO.  I am a Google Certified Teacher & Trainer.  I am a husband, dad, coach, and past principal. 
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I am married to the most amazing woman Josie, and have 4 amazing kids: Parker, Kennedy, Charlie, and Oliver!
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  • Creighton University
    BS in Elementary Edu
  • Creighton University
    MS in Elem. Administration
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