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Mission and Vision of the Edcamp Foundation

Vision

Mission

Blogs and Videos That Explain What Edcamp Is

Blog Posts

Kristen Swanson’s post in Edutopia : A brief description of an Edcamp

Videos that Explain What Edcamp Is

Audio that Explains What Edcamp Is

Qualitative Whitepaper

State of the Edcamp

Edcamp at ASCD

Just for Fun: The Epic Edcamp Lip Dub

Using the Edcamp Logo

Blogs, Handbooks, and Checklists for Organizers

Videos from Organizers

Sponsors and Finances

Edcamp in a Box Application

Suggestions for Other Finding Monetary Donations

Sample Letters Asking for Donations

Applying for Edcamp-in-a-Box from the Edcamp Foundation:receive gift card for breakfast, nametags, markers, Post-It notes for session board, Edcamp stickers and swag from the sponsor of the box.

Running an Edcamp at Your School

Blog Posts for Running an Edcamp at Your School


Mission and Vision of the Edcamp Foundation

Vision

We are all self-directed learners, developing and sharing our expertise with the world.

Mission

We build and support a community of empowered learners.

Edcamps are:

Blogs and Videos That Explain What Edcamp Is

Blog Posts

Kristen Swanson’s post in Edutopia : A brief description of an Edcamp

Getting Smart Blog Post: A brief overview of an Edcamp

Videos that Explain What Edcamp Is

Edcamp Philly Video

Bill Selak’s Edcamp Video

Common Craft Style Edcamp Video

EdcampME Stop Motion Video

Kristen TEDx Talk

Dan’s Talk on Ruining Professional Development

Edcamp Marin Video

Edcamp STEAM Video

Edcamp 101 Whiteboard Video

Audio that Explains What Edcamp Is

Edcamp Radio on the Bam Radio Network

Poster

Edcamp Poster - A great, printable poster that explains how to Edcamp

Research to Support the Edcamp Movement

Qualitative Whitepaper

State of the Edcamp

Edcamp at ASCD

Just for Fun: The Epic Edcamp Lip Dub

Using the Edcamp Logo

The Edcamp Logo was created by Lorenzo Ibarra. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike Noncommercial 3.0 License. That means that you can use the logo as it is, or adapt it for your event. You can find out more, download logo files, and look at the logos for other events here.

Blogs, Handbooks, and Checklists for Organizers

Marybeth Hertz’s Blog Series from Edutopia on Running an Edcamp

Edcamp Organizer Checklist

Videos from Organizers

Videos From Organizers:

Sponsors and Finances

Edcamp in a Box Application

Click here to apply for an Edcamp in a Box from the Edcamp Foundation

Suggestions for Other Finding Monetary Donations

Go to local education organizations (i.e. state ISTE affiliates, unions, etc.)

Ask local foundations

We’ve found that local funders are much more likely to give a monetary donation

Sample Letters Asking for Donations

Edcamp Leadership Sample Sponsor Letter

Edcamp Philly Sample Sponsor Letter

Edcamp NOVI Sample Sponsor Letter

Applying for Edcamp-in-a-Box from the Edcamp Foundation: receive gift card for breakfast, nametags, markers, Post-It notes for session board, Edcamp stickers and swag from the sponsor of the box.

Running an Edcamp at Your School

Blog Posts for Running an Edcamp at Your School

Joe Mazza at Knapp Elementary

Patrick Larkin at Burlington High School