Introduce Yourself

 

Let’s meet before EdCampLA begins! Start talking to people on Twitter, and fill out this form:


Responses will be posted within 24 hours.


RSVP List

Scott Bedley
@scotteach
http://scottbedley.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Love teaching and learning…
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


John Stevens
@jstevens009
fishing4tech.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Expertise? Catching fish
Job? Tech Coach, moderator of toddler arguments, fixer/breaker of household items, assistant to an awesome wife, and chef for La Cucina Matematica. Also into 3D printing. YEP
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Ify Nwodo
@ifydoll14
Area of Expertise (Job): Mild to Moderate RSP teacher in LA. My caseload includes both elementary and middle school.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Malcolm Parrish
@mparrish91
Area of Expertise (Job): I am not a teacher, but am passionate about education and the achievement gap. I currently work in the tech industry.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Aaron Chang
@changerang
http://changerang.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Assistant principal at Temple City High School. Former art+design teacher learner at middle and high school levels.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Brendan Finch
@BirdBrainFinch
http://www.birdbraineducation.com
Area of Expertise (Job): I’ve been a Science teacher in LA for the last 7 years in both middle and high school (LAUSD, KIPP and Green Dot). I started an adaptive learning platform from my classroom and an extremely passionate about leveraging technology to provide unlimited growth in the classroom.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Chris Lewis
@chrislewis_10
Area of Expertise (Job): I teach US History, AP US History, and AVID. Also a doctoral student earning my PhD in Education (Culture and Curricular Studies) at Chapman University. Specialize in critical pedagogy, youth literacy, action research, queer theory, and dystopian fiction.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Brent Coley
@brentcoley
http://www.brentcoley.com
Area of Expertise (Job): I am an elementary school principal in Murrieta, California. Before moving into administration, I taught 4th and 5th grade for 15 years.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Joe Keays
@joekeays
http://keaysclass.blogspot.com/
Area of Expertise (Job): HS Math Teacher, Google Certified Teacher, 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award- Edublog. I’m really bad at wrapping gifts. I think I had a few concussions growing up.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Lia O’Neale
Area of Expertise (Job): I teach core subject (currently Integrated Math 3), CAHSEE, SAT, and ACT math. Mostly I teach 11th graders (and 10th graders during CAHSEE Saturday school), but have also taught students ranging from 8th to 12th grade.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Kaki Flynn
@kakiflynn
http://www.kakiflynn.blogspot.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Girls Underwater Robot Camp & Women Explore Everything Camp. Before that, 7 years with the United States Olympic Committee. Public Relations & Building Websites.
Have you been to an unconference before? No


Urbie Delgado
@urbie
http://www.urbie.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Instructional designer serving healthcare professionals by designing transformational learning experiences.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Todd Schmidt
@tsschmidty
http://harborview.nmusd.us
Area of Expertise (Job): Elementary school Principal
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Tina Ballabio
@msballabio
Area of Expertise (Job): i teach 7th and 8th grade ELA in the San Fernando Valley.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Jo-Ann Fox
@AppEducationFox
http://www.AppEducation.com
Area of Expertise (Job): I am a fourth grade teacher in Escondido. I have a 1:1 iPad classroom and strive to seamlessly integrate technology into my classroom. In my free time, I blog about the innovative use of apps in the classroom. In addition, I am a co-founder and moderator of #caedchat. Can’t wait to connect with all of you face to face at EdcampLA!
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


David Theriault
@davidtEDU
http://www.thereadinessisall.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Founder/Organizer edcampHOME Founder/co-moderator: #caedchat HS English Lit teacher eater of food, reader of comics, lover of trouble. (Please delete my old info below. Thanks)
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Jamie Josephson Gravell
@dontworryteach
http://www.dontworryteach.com
Area of Expertise (Job): I formerly taught kids in DC about high school social studies (9th grade World History & 11th grade AP US History mostly) plus student government and field hockey. Now I’m a masters student at UCLA in the Social Science and Comparative Education/Race & Ethnic Studies program. I helped organized the inagural Edcamp Social Studies and am helping out with EdcampLA now that I’ve moved to the West Coast!
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Lisa D
@teachwithsoul
http://lisadabbs.com
Area of Expertise (Job): Educational Consultant,Speaker,Blogger, upcoming Author. Resident Blogger/Social Media for Edutopia.org.  Former school principal and lover of edtech. Passion for mentoring new teachers. Founder of New Teacher Chat #ntchat on Twitter. 5th time collaborating as co-organizer for an edcamp and happy that we have one in LA!
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


John Umekubo
@jumekubo
http://www.eduplace.net
Area of Expertise (Job): Director of technology for St. Matthew’s Parish School. Passionate about education, all things tech, project-based learning, mobile learning, professional development.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Gayle Cole
@ghkcole
http://window2learning.wordpress.com/
Area of Expertise (Job): I am an Online Education Specialist.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Vicky Sedgwick
@visionsbyvicky
http://vsedgwick.edublogs.org/
Area of Expertise (Job): Expertise? I am the Computer Teacher / Tech Support Person / Web Developer & anything else tech related at a K-8 Episcopal School in the San Fernando Valley.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes


Matt Arguello
@matt_arguello
http://www.twitter.com/matt_arguello
Area of Expertise (Job):Curriculum Technology Coordinator at The Center for Early Education in West Hollywood, CA.
This will be my fourth time co-organizing an EdCamp and I’m excited to help finally bring one to LA. I enjoy my supporting teachers and students in exploring and creating with new technology.
Have you been to an unconference before? Yes