Speaking

I am thankful for every chance I get to share work dedicated to student learning. Here are the speaking/presenting opportunities I have participated in since 2014.

Upcoming!

14. November 2019 – National Council of Teachers of English – Baltimore, MD

  • Round-table presenter – “Rah! Rah? A Teacher’s Inquiry Into Students’ Spirit(s) About Current Events”

13. February 9, 2019 – Red Cedar Writing Project Mid-Winter Mini-Conference – East Lansing, MI

  • Presenter – “NCTE18 Recap: Rural Teaching with Hip Hop and Sports Literacies”

10., 11., & 12. November 16, 2018 – National Council of Teachers of English – Houston, TX

  • Presenter – “Raising Rural Voices: Rural Students Write to Connect to Communities Outside of Their Own”  (co-led with Angie Miller)
  • Panel Presentation – “Possibilities and Challenges in Envisioning Hip-Hop Literacies and Sonic Aesthetics in Secondary English Teaching and Teacher Education” (co-presented with Lauren Leigh Kelly, Emery Petchauer, Sarah Semroc, & Vaughn Watson)
  • Round-table presenter – “Analyzing Leadership in the Sports World and Pop Culture”

8. & 9. October 19, 2018 – Michigan Council of Teachers of English – East Lansing, MI

  • Panel Presentation – “Living in the Grey: How Three Teachers Expanded Argumentation through College Career Community Writers Program (C3WP)” (co-presented with Jessyca Mathews & Sarah Rohlfs)
  • Introductory Speech for 2018 Michigan Secondary Teacher of the Year award winner, Jessyca Mathews

7. July 10, 2018 – Red Cedar Writing Project: Summer Institute – East Lansing, MI

  • Panel Presentation – “C3WP: What Is It? How Does It Work?” (co-presented with Mitch Nobis and Sarah Rohlfs)

6. February 2018 – Capital Area Ed Tech Winter Gathering – DeWitt, MI

  • Two-Minute Tech Tip – “Class Dojo 101”

5. October 7, 2016 – Michigan Council of Teachers of English – East Lansing, MI

  • Panel Presentation – “Activist Teachers: Empowering Students Through Activism” (co-presented with Benjamin Briere and Jessyca Mathews)

4. July 12, 2016 – Red Cedar Writing Project: Summer Institute – East Lansing, MI

  • Panel Presentation – “Activist Teachers: Empowering Students Through Activism” (co-presented with Benjamin Briere and Jessyca Mathews)

3. December 2015 – Ingham ISD: New Teacher PLC – East Lansing, MI

  • Breakout Session – “Twitter: Cultivating Your Own PD”

2. November 22, 2014 – National Council of Teachers of English – Washington D.C.

  • Panel Presentation – “Fostering Student Voice and Creativity Through Multimodal Mediums in University Classrooms and Beyond” (co-presented with Erin Coen, Caren Kadri, Colin Konkel, and Kaitlyn Wuetrich)

1. October 31, 2014 – Michigan Council of Teachers of English – East Lansing, MI

  • Panel Presentation – “Fostering Student Voice and Creativity Through Multimodal Mediums in University Classrooms and Beyond” (co-presented with Erin Coen, Caren Kadri, Colin Konkel, and Kaitlyn Wuetrich)