Today’s topic in our Ed Tech class: Ed Camp. It’s like a conference, but there is no specific topic. The attendees choose the topics they want to talk about. Want to share your knowledge on a subject, and leanr from your peers? Create a session!
We tried it out in class today. It was a good compromise between structured learning and freedom to chose our own topic.
For more info, check out the EdCamp Foundation website. For instance, they offer “EdPlan in a box” to get you started on your first EdCamp.
My goal: organize one on a Pro D Day on my first year of teaching.
And here’s what it looks like: