Mini-Ed Camps

Session is 1:00-1:45PM
Location: Rooms 005, 007, and 009

An Ed-Camp is an unconference approach to networking and expanding professional knowledge about topics of your choice.

EduCamp Facilitator – Aaron Mauer, 2014 Finalist Iowa Teacher of the Year

BIO: Aaron Maurer is an Instructional Coach for Bettendorf Middle School. He has been in education for 11 years teaching sixth grade social studies, literature and computer as well as spending many years teaching gifted education in grades 4-8. Aaron is a member of the Lego Education Advisory Panel, Microsoft Innovator Educator Expert, and was a finalist for the Iowa Teacher of the Year in 2014. He is an avid fan of STEM, Makerspaces and Project Based Learning. He has launched a new engineering program called Young Engineers of Today and also coaches two robotics teams. In his free time he loves to spend time with his three kids, Aiden, Addyson, and Ava, their new bulldog Frankie May, and acting like the fourth child to Amanda. Last, he is an avid coffee consumer frequently spotted wearing bow ties searching for that perfect cup of joe.