Partnership will provide maker education resources to Edcamp organizers across the country!

November 9, 2017 | Washington, D.C. - The Maker Promise, a collaboration led by the Maker Education Initiative (Maker Ed) and Digital Promise, announced a new partnership with the Edcamp Foundation to bring maker learning opportunities...

Dear Edcampers,

Seven years ago, the first Edcamp was held in Philadephia. Since then, Edcamps have become a melting pot of learning. Different schools, belief systems, and races are represented and celebrated. Teachers, parents,...

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I had the wonderful privilege of visiting Northfield Community Middle School this Monday. If you ever get the chance, take the time to stop and learn what is happening there. Under the leadership of Glenn Robbins and with the support of his...

Fabulous things are happening in New Jersey! Read all about the Student Edcamp Period at Northfield Community Middle...

2015 has been an amazing year for the Edcamp Foundation! There are no two ways about it! We have been able to establish a home office to support the work of edcamp people around the world. None of this would have been possible without all of...

Edcamp organizers are some of the most passionate and dedicated volunteers! They give freely of their time and talents to make edcamps happen all around the country and around the world. Because of their dedication and hard work, teachers are...

What are your hopes for 2016? As you finish out 2015, think about what you want to set as a goal for the coming year. Share your goals with us, using #EdcampGift. Thanks to Remind, you might...

Attending an edcamp is always so inspiring! Edcamps are a times to develop new friendships and collaborate with other passionate educators! Think back on your edcamp experiences. Who in particular has been inspirational for you? It might be...

Parent-Teacher partnerships can be a powerful support for students. Share how you make that happen with the parents of your students. Use the hashtag #EdcampGift! Tweet out your strategies, and get the chance to win $100 for your local Edcamp!...

Don't forget to share your ideas today during Day 6 of #EdcampGift! Share how students are connected to their learning in your classroom? What does it look like? Get the chance to win $100 for your local Edcamp, if your tweet is chosen! Share...

What do you do to be a lifelong learner? Where do you go to find out what is happening? What resources are you looking for? Tweet it out with the hashtag #EdcampGift and maybe you will win $100 for your local Edcamp, thanks to the generous...

Where do you want to see the Edcamp movement in 2 or 5 or 10 years? What should we be doing now to make that happen? Share your ideas on Twitter, #EdcampGift! The best tweet, as chosen by a collection of Edcamp organizers, will receive a check...

Thanks to a generous donation from Remind, we are hosting #EdcampGift this week and next week! Keep your eyes out for the question of the day. Answer it in a tweet with the...

Kevin Honeycutt was the guest speaker at our convocation this past August. He spoke eloquently about the power of teachers--in one day, in one small moment in time—to ‘Flip a Kid’ and turn them into believers in themselves and their...

What an amazing 5 years it has been, since the first Edcamp! It is hard to imagine a world without Edcamps to attend! Let’s show the world just how wide the influence has been.

We are kicking off a campaign for #GivingTuesday, which is...

It’s not often that you get a single email that you think will change the course of an entire organization – and it’s even less often that you get one that actually does. In December of 2014, while on a business trip to California,...

I was an early adopter of Twitter as a means of connecting with other educators, thanks in large part to Will Richardson and Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach. Little did I know how much it would change my life! I loved the energy and collaboration that...

In 2012, Sweden became one of the first countries beyond the United States to incorporate the Edcamp model into their professional development. Since then, the country has hosted dozens of Edcamp events for teachers and leaders.

As...

We Edcamp because…

-we are learners first, teachers second.

-we care about kids.

-we embrace a growth mindset, and we want to model this for our students.

-we know adults need social learning.

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