Meet Angela Spencer, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Angela Spencer

How are you involved in education?

I am involved in the community as an information and advocate of domestic violence and it’s affect on society as a whole.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first!

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

What are the different ways to get important information regard domestic violences and the behavior of parents/children.

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

Domestic Violence and it’s impact on our families

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Marie Gasaway, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Marie Gasaway
English Resource Teacher, MCPS
@umali_marie

How are you involved in education?

English Resource Teacher

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first!

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

New ideas to bring back to my department.

 

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Lynn Phillips, Edcamp MetroDC Participant

Lynn Phillips
Special Education
Walker Mill MS

How are you involved in education?

I teach academic resource support class for special education students.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first!

 

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Tyler Witman, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @WitmanEDU

Tyler Witman
Technology Facilitator/Robotics & Science Teacher
Prince George’s County Public Schools
@WitmanEDU

How are you involved in education?

I currently am a technology facilitator and robotics and science teacher at Hyattsville Middle School in Prince George’s County Maryland.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

Many

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

I hope to network with other teachers in the area and meet some new people. I also hope to gain some night on logistical tips others might be using to support technology in their schools.

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

I would lead a session on personalized professional development. I have recently been exploring ways that we can make PD more personal and therefore more engaging to teachers.

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Skyra Blanchard, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @mssblanchard

Skyra Blanchard
@mssblanchard

How are you involved in education?

I’m an English teacher diving into year #13.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

This is my first@

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

“Real” professional development from people who do what I do–teach in the 21st century.

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

-writing in the high school classroom
-fostering grit & accountability
-social media’s effect on the classroom and how it can be used to both instruct and celebrate students

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Kadijah Kemp, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @digitaldiva777

Kadijah Kemp
Teacher, DCPS
@digitaldiva777

How are you involved in education?

McKinley MS-Technology

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

Many

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

Network and learn new things

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

Not Sure

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Jonathan Fichter, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @MrFichter

Jonathan Fichter
@MrFichter

How are you involved in education?

Academic Technology Coordinator, St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

Many

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

Learn and share!

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

multicultural teaching, digital reflection journals

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Amy Garlitz, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @Meems852

Amy Garlitz
8th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Oakdale Middle School-FCPS
Gamification EDU
@Meems852

How are you involved in education?

I teach 8th grade American Studies 1 in Frederick, Maryland. I also recently started writing a blog about gamification.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

A few

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

I would love to connect with other innovative and passionate educators!

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

Gamification, Breakout Edu or Teach Like a Pirate

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Hannah Turner, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @Hannahdivinia

Hannah Turner
ESOL and World Languages Content Specialist, Montgomery County Public Schools
@Hannahdivinia

How are you involved in education?

I teach English Language Learners and lead a department of ESOL, Spanish, and French teachers.

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

A few

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

Im always interested in learning about new apps and innovative ways to use time-tested apps.

 

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017

Meet Andrew Kozlowsky, Edcamp MetroDC Participant @mrkoz31

Andrew Kozlowsky
Teacher, Montgomery County Public Schools
@mrkoz31

How are you involved in education?

Teacher, Social Studies

Have you ever attended an edcamp or unconference before?

Many

What do you hope to get out of Edcamp MetroDC?

New ideas

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

Gamification

Register for edcamp MetroDC on October 21, 2017:

Eventbrite - edcamp MetroDC fall 2017