Winkelman Awarded $1.35 Million Grant

TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 2, 2008) - Roy Winkelman, program director for the Florida Center for Instructional Technology in the College of Education, has been awarded $1,350,000 for the Florida Digital Educator Program to provide professional development programs on enhancing technology through technology to teachers in 16 Florida school districts.

Training provided by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology includes several components: student tools for technology literacy training, teaching and learning institute, master digital educator, media assets, technology integration matrix, and action research for technology integration.