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Scratching the Itch to Code with Vicky Sedgwick
Description: Get hands-on with Scratch and learn how to include coding in any subject area. Tips on how to manage students in the Scratch environment.
Vicky is a K-8 Technology Teacher and Tech Trainer at St. Martin's Episcopal School in the San Fernando Valley. While Vicky always wanted to be a teacher, she started out her professional life, not in education, but as a Computer Programmer writing Accounting, Property Management, and Construction Software and teaching others how to sell and install the software.
Vicky is currently serving as a CUE Independent School Learning Network Co-Chair and is a CUE STEAMpunk Advisory Teacher. Vicky is also a member of the CSTA K-8 Task Group and helps to co-moderate the #csk8 chat every other week on Twitter. Vicky also presents at conferences on topics related to technology and education. Vicky loves to learn and some of her favorite avenues for learning are Edcamps and CUE Rock Star Teacher Camps.
In addition to teaching, Vicky also enjoys photography and takes many of the photos for the yearbook at school. Beyond this, Vicky is also a part-time webmaster, a wife, and most importantly, a mother to two amazing daughters.