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Sunday, February 26 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learning Online: How to EDU

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Knowledge is a beautiful thing. Our panelists will discuss their journeys into the realm of online EDU, as well as challenges, triumphs, and strategies for imparting knowledge to the masses.

Moderators
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Hank Green

Hank Green started making YouTube videos in 2007 with his brother, John. They thought it was a pretty dumb idea, but it turned out pretty well. He is now the Executive Producer of SciShow, Crash Course and nearly a dozen other educational YouTube channels, and co-founder and CEO of NerdCon and VidCon, DFTBA Records, a merchandise fulfillment company, and DFTBA Games, a tabletop gaming company. He is co-founder and Executive Producer of Pemberly... Read More →

Speakers
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Jessi Knudsen Castañeda

Jessi Knudsen Castañeda is the co-founder of Animal Wonders Inc. and writer/host for the YouTube channel Animal Wonders Montana. With a background in wildlife education, animal behavior, and film production, Jessi and her husband have built an organization that focuses on creating an honest and passionate space to learn about wildlife and animal care.
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Emily Graslie

Emily Graslie is Chief Curiosity Correspondent for The Field Museum, and the creator, host and writer for its educational YouTube series, The Brain Scoop. Launched in January 2013, The Brain Scoop aims to share the research and collections work of natural history museums with a broad audience. To date, Emily and her team have created more than 150 videos, which have been viewed lots of times by passionate learners from all over the world. In... Read More →
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Laci Green

Laci Green is a sex educator and outspoken feminist. She makes educational YouTube videos that are used at schools across the world.
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Caitlin Hofmeister

Caitlin Hofmeister is a filmmaker and writer. She's the producer of SciShow, SciShow Space, SciShow Kids, and Animal Wonders. She is also 1/3 of the hosts for SciShow Space and is incredibly grateful for the support she’s gotten from Nerdfighteria in that. As of the writing of this bio, she’s developing three new projects she’s excited to share at NerdCon: Nerdfighteria--one of them is a new SciShow Channel!
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Dr. Shini Somara

Shini reports on cutting-edge science, from a very emotionally-provoking and inspiring perspective. Shini is currently working on projects for the BBC, PBS Digital, and the Dyson Foundation. Previously, Shini hosted TechKnow for Al Jazeera America as well as working for networks such as Sky and Discovery. Dr. Somara is an advocate for STEM education and is proud to have studied mechanical engineering. Her other loves include meditation, nature... Read More →


Sunday February 26, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room 210

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