Learn about the Edcamp Movement: The Definitive Podcast | @EdcampUSA #edcamp

TeacherCast

In todays podcast, Edcamp Foundation executive director Hadley Ferguson teaches us how to start our very own edcamps in our schools and our communities. About the Edcamp Foundation Edcamp is a form of unconference designed specifically for teachers and their needs.

Connecting Voices through Robotics: An EdCamp Global Event

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

We recently started talking on Twitter about how our kids could collaborate both synchronously and asynchronously, and we were looped in to a conversation about EdCamp Global. — edcamp Global (@edcampGlobal) January 23, 2016.

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How to Be Awesome at #Edcamp! [FREE Poster Download!]

Shake Up Learning

How to Be Awesome at #EdCamp Poster | www.ShakeUpLearning.com | #edchat #hackpd #teaching The #EdCamp Revolution is here to stay! Have you attended an EdCamp yet? In case you haven''t been paying attention, the EdCamp movement is changing the way educators connect and learn.

2 Unconferences in 2 Days: EdCamp Honolulu and EdCampOnline -- Part 1 of 2

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

I hadn''t ever been to an EdCamp before, so to attend two in two days was quite amazing. One event was in person, the other was online (a first not only for me, but for edcamps!). So this is Part I: mainly about the resources I gathered at EdCamp Honolulu , October 19, 2013.

Using EDCAMP for Professional Development for All Teachers

Saving Socrates

I attended my first EdCamp, called JEDCampNYNJ and on a Sunday last spring. I had this happen to me at ISTE''s opening keynote, which I confess I really disliked, and I definitely find this a plus. At EdCamps, this is a given. So what makes a conference a JEDCamp rather than an EDCamp? Edcamp jds JEDcamp professional development It was a life changing experience for me on several levels. I have to thank Josh Bierman for the final push to attend.

The Top Gun of EdTech Conference

Two Guys and Some iPads

Definitely playing Harding Park next time I''m in SF. Alice Keeler augmented reality Aurasma bay bridge CUE cuerockstar Daqri Daqri edtech edcamp edtech edtech san francisco John Stevens patue PLN remind 101 san francisco social media three ring twitter

Anytime, Anywhere Learning #CE13

The Web20Classroom

Many, many hours a day for a week, sessions from around the globe on just about any topic you can think of, this event is one that you can definitely drop in on when you can. I love Edcamps and the types of PD that take place there. The Edcamp Wiki Calendar has a listing of all the upcoming camps. Just in the next few weeks there are Edcamps in Chicago, Hawaii (Can I go?), Be sure to check out the calendar for an Edcamp coming soon to you. Picture it.

The Importance of Relationships, Voice and Digital Leadership #EdCampUSA

Shake Up Learning

Great group shot of #edcampusdoed w/ @arneduncan pic.twitter.com/oex1G4cNcg — Zac Chase (@MrChase) May 29, 2015 #EdCampUSA On Friday, May 29, I had the privilege to attend #EdCampUSA (aka EdCamp DOED) in Washington D.C. This was no ordinary EdCamp. This EdCamp was held at the U.S.

3 Misconceptions About Innovation in Education

The Principal of Change

It is definitely convenient, but does this lead to better learning in the classroom? Look at EdCamp. “Innovation” is one of the most used words in education right now.

The Law of 2 Feet. What Do You Think?

The Innovative Educator

Could be out on the beach, gone fishing, thinking of the next project -- but definitely not there. If you’ve been to an EdCamp , Unconference , Unplugged , or other progressive, learner-directed event, you are familiar with the law of two feet. “Think of the last time you were in a totally boring gathering and ask yourself: ‘Where was your heart and mind?’ Typical answer: Not present.

"I Used to be Sitting in Seat 17D" - How I Rejuvenated My Teaching Career

Fractus Learning

Since this change, I have… attended #edcamps. taken veteran teachers, administrators, board members and preservice teachers to #edcamps. facilitated at 3 #edcamps and at ConnectED in March of this year.

Digital Tools to Mobilize a Community to a Goal

Tech Helpful

It definitely doesn't have to be to the extent I utilize it but if at my christian school it is a goal to graduate stewards of this world then technology and the internet can't just be seen as something to consume but also something to make better through our usage.

Educators as Empowered Citizens (Unpacking the ISTE Standards for Educators)

Tech Helpful

Teaching students how to critically look at online information is a definite skill for all of us. I offer help in my community through edcamps and technology conferences. Empowered Professional 3.

Campus Leaders: Developing Teacher Tech Leaders

RafranzDavis.com

As a classroom teacher, I would have definitely described myself as a “Tech-Fearless Educator”. I’ve always enjoyed exploring to learn and definitely embraced that in my own teaching and learning.

Google Apps for Education Tips, Tricks, and our Favorite Chrome Extensions | #TechEducator 101

TeacherCast

It inspired me to start planning the first edcamp buffalo (@edcampbflo)! I am enjoying working through all the back episodes, and definitely look forward to the upcoming new episodes. Download. Listen in a New Window. iTunes. Stitcher. SoundCloud. Leave a Review. Clammr It.

7 Ways to Spark Innovation and Collaboration In Your School

MSEDTechie

The low-cost Google Cardboard viewer, which works with virtual reality apps like Discovery VR , gives students a 360-degree view of the world and gives “virtual field trips” a whole new definition.

Tips And Tricks To Keep Kids On Track During Genius Hour Projects

MindShift

When Sean Crevier accidentally wandered into the room where educators at a Milwaukee Edcamp were discussing 20 percent time projects, also known as Genius Hour , he stayed only out of politeness.

Three Ways to Use the Apple Teacher Program in Your District

EdTechTeacher

With the social media buzz around the Apple Teacher Program , we’ve definitely seen how this resource sparks enthusiasm for learning new ideas. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

The Major Momentum Behind Micro-Credentials

FETC Converge

Educators are, by definition, continuous learners. They spend their careers striving to become better practitioners, whether through formal professional development activities like workshops and in-service days, or informal engagements like Twitter chats, EdCamps, and virtual coaching and communities.

Year of #SayingYes

EdTechTeam

I definitely don’t have all of the answers, but I have a ton of ideas. Had I not had a few articles published and read by local educators, I might not have attended my first EdCamp. Had I not attended my first EdCamp, I wouldn’t have been introduced to so many great tools like Flipgrid and Peardeck! Through much contemplation, mindfulness meditation, and general clarity - I’ve decided that this year, 2017-2018, is going to be the year of #sayingyes. Yes to new experiences.

A conference about what is sacred in education: 5Sigma Edu Con

iLearn Technology

Hundreds of conferences, workshops, MOOCS, edcamps, professional journals, blogs, the list seriously goes on and on. If something above resonated with you, and you thought, “this is MY topic of passion,” you should definitely propose a session.

THANK YOU for 5 Amazing Years of Educational Podcasting! Thank You For Amazing Feedback!

TeacherCast

It inspired me to start planning the first edcamp buffalo (@edcampbflo)! I am enjoying working through all the back episodes, and definitely look forward to the upcoming new episodes. Hugely informed and supportive of teachers.

Here are some of the latest ed-tech, policy updates

eSchool News

Educators are, by definition, continuous learners. Catch up on the most compelling K-12 news stories you may have missed this week. Every Friday, I’ll be bringing you a recap of some of the most interesting and thought-provoking news developments that occurred over the week.

Why Forward Movement Matters

Kyle Pace

We go to edcamps, conferences, webinars, etc. The old adage of ‘less is more’ most definitely rings true with technology integration.

Do-It-Yourself Professional Development

Graphite Blog

Sometimes we hear about so many different tools from conferences, edcamps, and workshops it can be a little overwhelming. If you are passionate about digital citizenship or digital learning tools, then you will definitely want to consider the path of certification.

Do-It-Yourself Professional Development

Graphite Blog

Sometimes we hear about so many different tools from conferences, edcamps, and workshops it can be a little overwhelming. If you are passionate about digital citizenship or digital learning tools, then you will definitely want to consider the path of certification. During the school year, the professional learning we receive can be very district- or campus-centered.

Why #techquity

Educator Innovator

At an EdCamp, unconference-like event early this year in my school district, teachers expressed interest in having a conversation about equity of access. In my work, I influence this type of planning, so her commentary causes me to reflect on my work, though with our size we will never be mistaken for LA, and we definitely don’t ever talk about dollar figures as high as those at issue for LA Unified.