As the leader of the international LoTi (e.g., Levels of Teaching Innovation) Project and a strong supporter of instructional innovation and reform, Dr. Chris Moersch is available to work with your school system to fashion an achievable Next Steps Action Plan. Dr. Moersch offers specialized consulting in the areas of curriculum development, authentic assessments, team-building, classroom walkthroughs, and instructional leadership. Dr. Moersch is widely considered one of the national experts on digital-age teaching, learning, and leadership.
Dr. Chris Moersch, founder of the internationally-recognized and research-based LoTi Framework and author of numerous publications including Beyond Hardware: Using Higher Order Thinking to Promote Effective Technology Use is available for district, regional, and national speaking engagements. Dr. Moersch’s cutting edge addresses at national and regional conferences including ISTE (formerly NECC), GaTEC, Classroom Connect, METC, TCEA, and California C.U.E. offer the audience an engaging and provocative insight into the world of instructional leadership, digital-age learning, and continuous improvement. He has served as a featured or keynote speaker at over 75 regional and national conferences to date.
Moersch's Levels of Teaching Innovation (LoTi) program is an international research-based school improvement model designed to harness the power of existing state and district initiatives into one united effort designed to promote H.E.A.T. (i.e., Higher order thinking, Engaged learning, Authentic connections, Technology use) in student learning according to the National Educational Technology Standards for Students (NETS-S) and 21st Century Skills. The LoTi implementation model focuses on the delicate balance between instruction, assessment, and the effective use of the available digital resources to increase the amount of H.E.A.T. while simultaneously improving student academic progress.
LoTi's founder and Executive Director, Dr. Chris Moersch, is widely known throughout the nation as "the LoTi guy". Find out what the LoTi Guy is talking about this week at his blog, the LoTi Guy Speaks.
When not at home in the greater San Diego area, Dr. Moersch travels the country facilitating staff development interventions, delivering keynote addresses, and modeling digital age best practices for teachers and instructional leaders. Filmed and recorded sessions with Dr. Moersch that are available over the Internet are included here.
- VIDEO: LoTi and H.E.A.T. Introduction
- VIDEO: Applying H.E.A.T. to a Blended Learning Environment
- PODCAST: Interview with LoTi Creator Dr. Chris Moersch