Kevin Giffhorn founder & CEO of WeLearn™ Educational Software joins Enterprise Radio. There are two sectors that can take advantage of the note taking app, eNotebook Business & eNotebook Education.
Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Kevin Giffhorn discuss the following:
- What made you want to create a note taking app?
- What have you learned from the process?
- What business sectors do you see using the eNotebook Business app?
- How do you see education using the eNotebook Education app?
- Where do you see yourself and this company five years from now?
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Kevin Giffhorn, a National Board Certified Teacher, brings over 15 years educational experience as a high-school mathematics teacher, department chairperson and adjunct college professor, as well as previous experience running large-scale technology pilot programs. As a finalist for Maryland Teacher of the Year in 2004, Mr. Giffhorn received an interactive whiteboard, tablets and student feedback devices for use in the classroom. He took this technology, adapted it to his classroom, and ended up piloting a technology-led program for the entire county of over 3,200 teachers and over 27,000 students. Recently, Mr. Giffhorn was awarded the Carroll County Outstanding Educator with Technology in 2007 and the Maryland Council of Teachers of Mathematics High School Teacher of the Year in 2011.
Mr. Giffhorn also has technology experience outside the classroom. He worked as an engineering salesperson for Matthews International—learning the technology systems, working with corporate clients and troubleshooting technology as necessary. He was also a Captain in the U.S. Army National Guard in the Field Artillery, serving as a Fire Support Officer, Fire Direction Officer, and Executive Officer of a 6-gun firing battery and over 100 soldiers.
Mr. Giffhorn holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Millersville University, a teaching certificate from Pennsylvania State University and an M.S. in Mathematics Education from Hood College. He was also awarded the Japan Fulbright Memorial Fund Scholarship and spent three weeks in Japan collaborating with leaders in all levels of education. In addition to being a teacher, Mr. Giffhorn is the parent of a child in elementary school who shares his passion for both technology and running.
Related Web Site: www.welearnsoftware.com
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