In this excerpt from How To Ungrade used with permission of its author, Jesse Stommel provocatively suggests alternative assessment strategies that leave more room for dialogue between students and teachers than numerical grading. Stommel writes from...

We have recently added a set of index cards to each Edcamp-in-a-Box that we send out. They are to help build the session board. The index cards are used to collect session topics. Everyone is encouraged to write down the topics and questions...

There have been four Leadership Summits so far this year. The first one was in Philadelphia, bringing together 65 people connected with the edcamp movement in one way or another: Foundation Board members, local organizers and participants,...

The Edcamp Foundation had the distinct honor of hosting our first Edcamp Organizer Summit, an amazing two day event filled with energy and passion. The goal of the Summits is to celebrate our amazing Edcamp organizers. These organizers are...

This is a fabulous article! Make sure to read it. It is full of great research!

Apologies for the added...

For the third year, the US Department of Education and the Edcamp Foundation will work together to welcome the edcamp faithful to an edcamp in Washington, D.C. at the US...

On June 23-24, 2015, there will be the first ever Edcamp in Ukraine. Passionate educators who “care about the future of our children,” as Oleksandr Elkin, a lead organizer put it, have worked tirelessly to bring the Edcamp model of...

For new Edcamp organizers, the first step is to get connected with a member of the Foundation Partnership Program.  You do that here. After talking with the Foundation Partner, you will need to work with your team of organizers to identify a...

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...

BREAKING: The Edcamp Foundation has been granted non-profit status by the Federal government! We are now able to accept tax-deductible contributions to help further the Edcamp message and mission across the country!