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First year awarded:
2016
Number of MVP Awards:
4
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Japanese, English

通太 稲葉

( Michio Inaba )

Japan
Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu
Microsoft Innovative Expert Educator(2014年~)です。 聴覚障害児童・生徒の学び「ぼちぼちEdu」を主宰しています。 パワーポイントの教育現場でのもっとクリエイティブな活用を…と2016年春に「教師のためのパワポ活用術」を太郎次郎社エディタスより出版しました。

Biography

I am proud to be deaf. I challenged a lot of things for deaf children.  I founded NPO Deaf Support Osaka in 2007, and in 2010, established Bochi Bochi Edu= a learning space for deaf children and students. But it’s my work with my students every day (at a school where I taught for over 30 years) that perhaps has had the broadest impact.

My favorite Microsoft technologies are PowerPoint. Although PowerPoint is a great tool, many educators use it only as a presentation tool. I am using PowerPoint as a tool to create teaching material. Although it takes a lot of time and effort, the smiling faces of the children, when they are able to understand and are given the opportunity to work autonomously, are worth it.

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