[team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Rich_Headshot_ETTSummit.jpg" name="Richard Byrne" title="" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/rmbyrne" gplus=""]Richard Byrne is a former high school social studies teacher best known for developing the award-winning blog Free Technology for Teachers. Richard’s work is focused on sharing free web-based resources that educators can use to enhance their students’ learning experiences. He has won multiple awards for his blog and Tech & Learning Magazine named Richard one of their “people to watch” in their 100@30 30th Anniversary celebration.[/team][team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Wes_Headshot_ETTSummit.jpg" name="Wes Fryer" title="" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/wfryer" gplus=""]Dr. Wesley Fryer is a classroom STEM teacher, digital learning consultant, author, digital storyteller, and change agent. With respect to school change, he describes himself as a “catalyst for creative engagement and collaborative learning.” He teaches 4th and 5th grade STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) at Independence Elementary in Yukon Public Schools in Oklahoma.[/team]
[team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Sylvia_Headshot_ETTSummit.jpg" name="Sylvia Martinez" title="" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/smartinez" gplus=""]Sylvia Martinez is co-author of Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering the Classroom helping teachers bring the exciting tools and technology of the Maker Movement to classrooms worldwide. For the past ten years, Sylvia has been President of Generation YES evangelizing student leadership through modern technology. Prior to this, Sylvia oversaw product development for consumer software, video games, and educational games at several software publishing companies. Martinez started her career designing high frequency receiver systems and navigation software for GPS satellites. She holds a Master's in Educational Technology from Pepperdine, and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from UCLA.[/team][team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/Headshots/Shawn.jpg" name="Shawn McCusker" title="EdTechTeacher" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/shawnmccusker" gplus=""]Shawn McCusker has 19 years of experience as a middle and high school teacher during which time he has taught in public, private and alternative schools. He is an innovator in the creation and organization of online learning communities such as the #sschat, #1to1techat and #engsschat on Twitter. Shawn continues to develop innovative implementation strategies as a Social Studies teacher at William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois where he teaches in a 1:1 iPad pilot.[/team]
[team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/Headshots/Patrick1.jpg" name="Patrick Larkin" title="EdTechTeacher" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/patrickmlarkin" gplus=""]Patrick Larkin is the newly appointed Assistant Superintendent for Learning for Burlington Public Schools in Massachusetts. Prior to this, Patrick served 15 years as a building level administrator at the high school level. He was recently selected as one of three national Digital Principal Award winner by the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP). In addition, he was recently featured in an article in T.H.E. Journal titled 7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-Leading Principals. Patrick’s school has recently made the transition to a 1:1 environment for the 2011-2012 school year after distributing over 1,000 iPads to staff and students. He is actively presenting to colleagues on the power of social media for administrators, teachers, and students.[/team][team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/Headshots/Tom.jpg" name="Tom Daccord" title="EdTechTeacher" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/thomasdaccord" gplus=""]Tom Daccord is Director and Co-Founder of EdTechTeacher and an educational technology speaker, instructor, and author who has worked with schools, colleges and educational organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Tom has presented at conferences internationally and produced books and online courses on technology integration.[/team]
[team image="http://ettsummit.org/wp-content/uploads/Headshots/Justin.jpg" name="Justin Reich" title="EdTechTeacher" web="" facebook="" twitter="http://twitter.com/bjfr" gplus=""]Justin Reich is an educational researcher interested in the future of learning in a networked world. He is the Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow, a Fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, and a visiting lecturer in the Scheller Teacher Education Program at MIT. Justin earned his doctorate from Harvard University and writes the EdTechResearcher blog for Education Week.[/team]