Tag Archives: EdCamp

Twenty Edcamps

Yesterday I attended my 20th edcamp! I know this is not a world record, but it still feels like a monumental accomplishment based on what I have gained from the combined experiences. To justify to other teachers why I have … Continue reading

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So you want to start a new Edcamp …

There are four large areas of consideration: the team, the brand, the money, and the sponsors.
The one area I think a new edcamp needs to be the most thoughtful with is the brand. This was also my favorite to create. Continue reading

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I feel like I won the lottery …

Of course, I did. In March I was selected in the lottery to participate in #edcampUSA at the Department of Education on Friday, May 29th. The learning, conversations, and friendships that sprung from the day make me feel like I … Continue reading

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Edcamp vs Excuses

Here are some of the excuses that I’ve heard for why teachers do not attend edcamp and my responses to why they are making a mistake. Continue reading

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EdcampMetroDC 2014

There was something in the air on Saturday in Washington DC, and it was not the Cherry Blossom festival … yet. Edcamp MetroDC was held in Bethesda, MD and for the second year in a row, I made the drive … Continue reading

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I have attended 3 years worth of EdCamps and Unconferences at 5 different venues. The memories and learning is hard to describe. But EdCamp is having 12 Days of Edcamp for people around the country to reflect and share. Follow … Continue reading

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EdCamp Philly

Another pleasant Saturday was spent surrounded by enthusiastic teachers at EdCamp Philly 2013. This is my reflection of ideas the resources I want to explore later. Professional Development Smackdown This was a very passionate exchange of ideas between teachers and … Continue reading

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Wow! Another amazing EdCamp – I’m so glad I drove down to Metro DC yesterday. While driving home I mentally categorized my learning into a few groups: Generally Awesome Items, Tech Club Ideas, Social Studies Resources, and My Shares. Continue reading

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