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The EdTech Bites Podcast


Nov 15, 2023

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In this episode, I catch up with Jeni Long and Sallee Clark AKA Jenallee. This conversation was recorded at the TCCA conference in Aldine, Texas. This dynamic duo has been best friends and been working together for years… up until now. They had an EDU breakup but still manage to spread the educational goodness as Jenallee wherever they go. We discuss where Jenallee goes from here and I also quiz them on 5 different food trivia questions. Can you beat Jenallee in food trivia? Find out for yourself. Buen provecho!

 

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About Jeni Long

Jeni Long is a 25 plus year educator that is dedicated to providing unwavering support for teachers both inside and outside the classroom. She understands the challenges that teachers face and is here to offer guidance, resources, and support to all educators. Jeni recently joined the team at MagicSchool.ai as their Senior Community Strategist. Her mission is to ensure that every teacher feels supported, inspired, and empowered to make a difference in their students' lives. She believes in the power of a strong community and knows that when teachers come together, they can create magic in their classrooms.

 

Jeni has held various positions in education, including 6th grade Math Teacher, ELA Curriculum Specialist, Technology Integration Specialist, and Science Curriculum Specialist. Jeni is a recognized international speaker, consultant, blogger, and author, having shared her knowledge at conferences worldwide. As the co-host of "The Jenallee Show," a popular YouTube and TikTok series, she collaborates with Sallee Clark to showcase the latest EdTech tools and provide valuable tutorials for educators globally. Connect with her at www.bit.ly/jenallee and visit her website, www.thejenalleeshow.com.

 

About Sallee Clark

As an expert in educational technology, Sallee Clark is passionate about leveraging innovative tools and platforms to enhance the learning experience for both students and educators. Sallee brings expertise gained from her 19-year tenure in education, which includes valuable experience as an instructional technologist, a teacher and librarian. Her knowledge and practical insights have made her a featured presenter, leading impactful professional development sessions at esteemed conferences worldwide.

 

As part of the dynamic duo known as #Jenallee, alongside Jeni Long, Sallee shares her expertise and EdTech wisdom with educators through various engaging platforms. Their informative TikTok videos, YouTube content, and engaging discussions on Twitter Spaces have empowered countless educators to make learning accessible and fun! 

 

In addition, Sallee and Jeni have co-authored of "The Microsoft Teams Playbook." Their contributions and innovative approaches have honored them with the Top 30 2022 EdTech Influencer Award by EdTech K-12 Magazine. Connect with her at www.bit.ly/jenallee and visit her website, www.thejenalleeshow.com

 

Connect With Jeni Long

 

Connect With Sallee Clark

 

Connect With Jenallee