Below is a tentative list of speakers for the TEDxOntarioEd event. This is subject to changes and additions as more confirmations are received.
Danika Barker (London Ontario)
Secondary school teacher, education blogger, and former learning coordinator with an interest to bring innovation to secondary english and history classrooms. See her bio here.
Kathy Hibbert (London, Ontario)
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario and developer of ATM Confessions, a financial literacy resource, as well as the Salty Chip, a space for teachers and students to share and build upon their work as they develop their use of multiliteracies. See her bio here.
Tim Long (California)
Writer and Executive Producer for The Simpsons and contributing blogger for VanityFair.com. See his bio here.
Tim (Petrolia, Ontario)
Grade 11 student and member of Minister of Education’s Student Voice Panel.
Dan Misener (Toronto, Ontario)
Producer of Spark, CBC’s national radio show about tech, trends, and fresh ideas. Past contributor to the CBC radio shows: Go, DNTO, and Lost and Found. Past producer of a bunch of short docs for the CBC’s Content Factory and Radio Syndication. Some people believe that he is Dan Dupreee. Blogs at danmisener.com, plays in a rock and roll band called The Canaries, organizes a reading series called Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids , and teaches audio production at Ryerson University.