What Is EdCampME?

  • An interest driven, purely organic, professional development opportunity that encourages true professional dialogue
  • A gathering of motivated and intelligent educators from a range of content areas and grade levels
  • A series of sessions that may explore a technology tool, a discussion of best practices, or a collaborative presentation focused on current issues
  • An opportunity to engage in peer-to-peer sharing, and to make professional connections
  • A focus on how we use technology to enhance learning experiences

It’s A Conference, BUT… EdCampME is Different!

  • Everyone has the opportunity to share professional knowledge
  • Together we shape the content and outcomes of the conference
  • You can show off a project, a technique, a tool, or a neat trick
  • You can lead a discussion on a current issue

What Questions Might Be Explored?

  • What role does technology play in schools today? Tomorrow?
  • How are we preparing students for work and citizenship in the modern world?
  • What exactly should we be teaching students and when?
  • What are you curious about?

What is the Cost?

  • EdCampME is F-R-E-E.
  • And you get breakfast, coffee, lunch and snacks

What Should I Bring?

  • Your friend
  • Your favorite wireless device will allow you to view running comments on Twitter, take notes, review apps, and view websites discussed throughout the day

How Do I Register?

Questions?

What are people saying about EdCamp Maine?


What exactly is an EdCamp?
Curious? Read this recap from one of the original EdCamp founders: http://www.edutopia.org/blog/about-edcamp-unconference-history

Enjoy this "What is EdCamp" video from EdCamp Philly: