Meet Jason Stephenson, English teacher

Jason Stephenson

What’s your first and last name?

  • Jason Stephenson

What do you teach / what is your ‘title’ at school?

  • English teacher

How are you involved in education?

  • I teach Pre-AP English 2 and Creative Writing 1 and 2 at Deer Creek High School in Edmond. I’m a teacher consultant for the Oklahoma Writing Project, and serve on the board for the Oklahoma Council of Teachers of English.

What does your ideal school or classroom look like?

  • My ideal classroom is filled with books students choose to read, notebooks students want to fill with writing, and a teacher who is given to support to push each student to the next level.

If you were to lead a session at Edcamp, what would it be about?

  • *Harnessing the power of Twitter to grow as an educator
    *Using Twitter to summarize fiction (student activity)
    *How to implement a choice-based reading program at the high school level

Do you have a website or blog?

Are you on Twitter?

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