Speaking & Presenting Topics

I really enjoy the opportunity to speak and present on a few educational topics. I’ve most recently presented at the following:

  • WVCTM 2021 – Designing Learner Centered Playlists to Amplify Blended Learning
  • Lincoln County Schools 2020 – Teach Like A Pirate, Building A Sense of Community in a Remote Model
  • WV Math4Life Virtual Math Summit 2020 (Learner Centered Playlists & Maximizing Discourse in Whole-Group Experiences)
  • Keynote Speaker (Reaching Tough Kids) – Lewis County Schools 2019
  • Doddridge County Elementary School (WV) – Teach Like a Pirate
  • Doddridge County Middle School (WV) – Teach Like a Pirate
  • Mountaineer Middle School – Teach Like A Pirate (Harrison Co WV)
  • Lincoln County Schools – Teach Like A Pirate (WV)
  • Berkeley County Schools (WV) – Personalized PD

Please contact me at oldfield.derek@gmail.com if I can offer any support.

  • Reaching and Motivating Tough Students
  • Standards Based Learning & Grading: classroom and school perspective
  • Blended Learning, Digital Tools: I have experience 1:1 and in a lab rotation model
  • Blogging: Personal & Students
  • Edcamp: Professional Learning Concept
  • Student Centered Culture of Learning – Positive Relationships
  • Family and Community Engagement – Framing Your School’s Story
  • Skyrocketing Student Engagement
  • Developing a Personal Learning Network – Personalized Professional Development
  • Building a Tribe – Getting Noticed
  • My Youtube Channel