Meet Alfons Prince, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Alfons Prince
@APrince15

How are you involved in education?

I teach adults math and other classes at Community College Prep Academy

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first!

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

Build up a professional network, share educational ideas, create a PLC

If you led a session at edcamp MetroDC, what would you present?

Relating real-life experiences to mathematical concepts.

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Register for edcamp MetroDC on April 8, 2017:

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Meet Tom Krawczewicz, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Tom Krawczewicz
@tkraz

How are you involved in education?

High school literature and computer science teacher at DeMatha.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

A few

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

New connections and learn some new things.

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Meet Sharon Vollin, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Sharon Vollin

How are you involved in education?

Library & Media Specialist

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first!

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

Many ideas to share with my school.

If you led a session at edcamp MetroDC, what would you present?

I would present information about the importance of digital & information literacy,

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Meet Reed Gillespie, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Reed Gillespie
@rggillespie

How are you involved in education?

I’m currently an associate principal at Monticello High School in Albemarle County.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

Many

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

Always looking to learn (and steal) ideas, strategies, concepts from others!

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Meet Jon Harper, edcamp MetroDC Participant

Jon Harper
@Jonharper70bd
http://www.bamradionetwork.com/my-bad/

How are you involved in education?

Vice Principal at Sandy Elementary School

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

A few

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

I hope to connect with other enthusiastic learners.

If you led a session at edcamp MetroDC, what would you present?

I would present what I have learned from interviewing many amazing educators on the podcast My Bad which is about the power of sharing mistakes and being vulnerable

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Meet Steven Johnson, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Steven Johnson
@teachosm
@geomantic
http://teachosm.org

How are you involved in education?

Organizer for TeachOSM, a project of OpenStreetMap-US to promote open mapping to revolutionize geography education.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

A few

What do you hope to get out of edcamp MetroDC?

Better understanding of how TeachOSM can help teachers & students utilize OpenStreetMap for geo-education.

If you led a session at edcamp MetroDC, what would you present?

Why OpenStreetMap is the best tool for cultivating students’ sense of place, space, location, and navigation.

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Register for edcamp MetroDC on April 8, 2017:

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