Areas of interest flow from his experiences as a district technology administrator, regional education specialist, and classroom educator in bilingual/ESL situations. Those include: 1) Accelerating Professional Learning; 2) Blogging and Podcasting; 3) Crafting a Social Media Presence; 4) Managing Technology Operations; and 5) Combining evidence-based instruction and digital tools.
In September, 2018, he earned his ISTE Certified Educator status--the first Texan and Panamanian to do so. He is also a recipient of the ISTE Making IT Happen Award, a Google Certified Innovator, Administrator, Trainer, and a Microsoft Certified Master Trainer and Expert. Miguel blogs at Around the Corner and for TCEA’s TechNotes Blog. He is a member of TCEA.org, TEC-SIG, ISTE.org.