Orlando Startup Weekend EDU is coming back for the third Startup Weekend Education in Orlando, July 11th-13th at Valencia College’s West Campus. Startup Weekend EDU is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile applications focused around education, which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skill sets – primarily educators, software developers, graphics designers
This year I had the opportunity to not only attend SXSWedu but to stay for SXSW Interactive with my lucky win of the .ME Rewards contest. As with any event, I tried to capture a few moments through sketching at SXSW Interactive. Follow along and share my sketch by sketch at SXSW Interactive sketches with the rest of the world.
This is the final segment to a great adventure in Austin. Did you miss Educational Adventures in Austin at #SXSWedu Day 1 and Educational Adventures in Austin at #SXSWedu Day 2? The last two days of SXSWedu wrap up pretty quickly with a few great sessions, an inspiring and comical keynotes, and networking with some amazing educator friends. Watch my video recap for all the details A few sketches along
As you start to really dive into SXSWedu on Day 2 you get immersed in the many themes of the conferences, from entrepreneurship in education to changing the way we look at big data around the country. Each and every panel, event, and experience at SXSWedu bring new opportunities to learn and connect with educational leaders from around the globe. Don’t feel like reading? Listen and watch my
Kicking off the week in Austin, Texas at SXSWedu is a great way to spend my spring break. This conference is all about education innovations, reform, and edtech. Each day I’ll be recapping my educational adventures in Austin through video, photos, and sketches. Please help by sharing these with other! All the sketches below are embed tweets, which make it easy to Retweet, Share, and Favorite them! I started my adventure
I’m excited to announce that we’re bringing the best content from the Florida Blogger & Social Media Conference (FLBlogCon) and gearing it specifically to an educational setting. With a push to get students and teacher’s blogging and using social media, we can be your best guide to implementation, best practices, innovative ideas, and practical use when dealing with the unique student demographic. Our presenters include real teachers who are