Thanks to our Sponsor: Sophia

We’re grateful to have Sophia as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

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http://www.sophia.org/

SOPHIA is a first-of-its-kind social education platform that is customizing the way students learn by offering over 30,000 tutorials on a variety of academic topics taught by thousands of teachers. This vibrant learning community helps teachers enrich their classrooms with numerous free resources. SOPHIA also provides free online professional development that allows teachers to become Flipped Classroom Certified and iPad® Prepared. Both programs are endorsed by Capella University and were created in collaboration with their School of Education Faculty.

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Thanks to our sponsor: edublogs

We’re grateful to have edublogs as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

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http://edublogs.org/

Edublogs lets you easily create & manage student & teacher blogs, quickly customize designs and include videos, photos & podcasts – it’s safe, easy and secure! Since 2005, edublogs has hosted over a million blogs, making it the largest, most trusted, and best supported way for teachers to engage in the world of blogging.

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Thanks to our sponsor: Techsmith

We’re grateful to have Techsmith as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

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www.techsmith.com/education

TechSmith products allow educators to engage students using visual, interactive learning materials. With screen capture and recording software; Snagit, Screencast.com and the Camtasia family of products, teachers can explain difficult concepts with images and videos instead of words, add captions to their recorded lectures to help the learning process, and easily share content with students.

Students enjoy TechSmith software, too! They can create screen recordings to help other students understand a lesson, or they can learn at their own pace by watching lectures at home.

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Thanks to our Sponsor: Voki

We’re grateful to have Voki as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

https://voki.com/classroom/

Voki is the popular tool that allows teachers and students worldwide to use avatars in education. Voki has over 1 million users, with about 20K registering each week! Voki and Voki Classroom are great educational tools that help students to express themselves freely in the classroom.

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Thanks to our Sponsor: The edcamp Foundation

We’re grateful to have the edcamp Foundation as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

In addition to being the group that started the whole movement, the edcamp Foundation also funded edcamp MetroDC with a microgrant. This money will be a great help in helping us make April 13 the best it can be!

Our Sponsor: SmartBrief on EdTech

We’re grateful to have Smart Brief on EdTech as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

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http://www.smartbrief.com/news/edtech

SmartBrief on EdTech is free, daily e-mail newsletter designed specifically for education stakeholders with an interest in the education technology world. Access relevant, specifically-curated articles and blog posts in your email every day. Go to their website in order to sign up.

Our Sponsor: Flocabulary

We’re grateful to have Flocabulary as one of our sponsors for edcamp MetroDC.

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http://www.flocabulary.com/

Flocabulary is an online learning platform that delivers educational hip-hop songs and videos to students in grades K-12. These standards-aligned videos cover a variety of subjects and grade-levels. The interface is easy to navigate and the content is unique and engaging.

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Flocabulary has provided edcamp MetroDC with a free site license for one participant and an extended trial to all participants!