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The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Friday, June 6th at 8am - 3pm in Washington, DC Edcamp US Department of Education: Leading, Learning, Listening , Edcamp US DOE will be an intimate gathering of teacher leaders and policy leaders in order to discuss the most important issues in education.

Taking Control Of Your Professional Development

The Web20Classroom

He is engaging in the classroom, works very hard to meet the needs of all his students and regularly reflects on his teaching to understand his strengths and weaknesses. There are countless books, webinars and other resources dedicated to the topic. Edcamps can help fill that void.

Thinking About Redefining Professional Development

The Web20Classroom

The traditional forms of sit-and-get PD are giving way to MOOCs, webinars, Edcamps and flipped learning. One idea that I’ve been thinking a lot about lately is Flipped Faculty meetings. Faculty Meetings aren’t the only thing we can flip.

Let’s Inspire Each Other During #ISTE2016 #NotAtISTE16

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you are in Denver, I’d love the chance to meet you face-to-face and if not we can still enjoy each other’s company virtually. There are over 15,000 teachers in Denver gathering and thousands more meeting virtually using the hashtag #NotAtISTE16.

5 Ways to Participate in #ISTE17 even if you’re not there #notatiste17

The CoolCatTeacher

Come by the PowerSchool booth 2918 to meet me in person. LIVE webinars and am an organizer for the K12 Online Conference and EdCamp Phoenix. You can also come by the Power School booth, 2918, to meet me in person.

How To 422

Enhancing Professional Collaborations


Whether it is a live virtual meeting, Twitter chat, recorded webinars, or simply a series of emails, technology has given us ways to connect like never before. Events: Attending conferences gives you an opportunity to broaden your PLN by meeting tons of new people.

Connecting Teaching, Learning, & Leadership


Notes from an edWeb.net Webinar 4/28/14 Dr. Joe Mazza Director of Connected Teaching, Learning & Leadership North Penn School District Dr. Mazza just took on his position in December. Student voice as a key to meeting their evolving needs. Meet families where they are.

Effective Digital Leadership: Moving Our Schools Forward


Post video or article you want staff to go over prior to a meeting, then have them discuss during your faculty meeting. Saves time in the meeting and lets meeting time be more productive. Edcamps - unconferences where there aren''t traditional keynote speakers or vendors.

Why Forward Movement Matters

Kyle Pace

We go to edcamps, conferences, webinars, etc. I will tell people this that I’m meeting with or presenting to on whatever the topic may be; especially if our time together is pretty limited.

School Librarian as your Information Overload Superhero!


With easy access to websites, blogs, online PD, webinars, YouTube, workshops, and social media, finding digital resources is not hard to do. Ugghh, help, I can’t keep up! Organizing what we find, however, for efficient access when we need it, might not be so easy. What educator wouldn’t love: a person who helped them organize top quality resources? efficient access to resources customized for their needs (grade, content area, unit, project)?

Events + News - #TLChat LIVE! - NMC Preview - Students in Charge - iSchool Initiative

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Saturday, April 18th at 9am in NYC EdCamp IB , EdCamp IB is a free unconference dedicated to teaching and learning in the four programs of the International Baccalaureate. LIVE is an opportunity to gather with other member of the community in regular "live" web meetings.

Three Ways That Rural States Can Become the Hotbeds for School Edtech Innovation


It happened back in 2008 when new policies and funding sources were put forth with the intent to grow school districts’ abilities to supplement and meet the diverse needs of students—specifically in the face of foreign language teacher and Advanced Placement honors-level course shortages. The future of tech in schools isn’t suburban or urban. It’s rural.