National Faculty, Buck Institute for Education
I'm an education writer and consultant, focusing on project-based learning as a strategy to improve teaching and learning. I blog regularly for Edutopia.org about compelling projects and work with teachers internationally who are shifting their practice to emphasize projects that unleash student creativity, innovation, and community problem solving.
Innovation Coordinator, Cambridge-Isanti Schools
I am a former classroom teacher (middle school science) who transitioned into a technology integration role in 2006. My passions are collaboration and innovation in the hopes of helping teachers to shift their thinking towards creating more student-centered classrooms and schools. I have a B.A in Psychology from Northwestern University and an M.Ed in Elementary Education from DePaul University. I have been “flipping” professional... Read More →
Architect & Change Agent for Creative Learning Communities, Fielding Nair International
I'm on a life-long mission to freeing learners everywhere to direct their own learning, work collaboratively, and invent new solutions to change the world. Sketching on a tablet while video conferencing with team mates and clients is fun. I also love to go out to coffee in the morning at Sparrow Cafe with my wife Kris and walk around Lake Harriet with friends and family,
Director of Information and Learning Technology, Byron Public School Schools
Director of Information and Learning Technology for Byron Public Schools(MN). I am a dreamer, collaborator, and a learning addict!
Teacher, Byron High School
Andy Pethan, high school math teacher. I believe learning should be fun, challenging, and managed by students. My current tools include PBL, flipping, hybrids, programming, lecture, peer instruction, and gamification.