Peggy Sheehy

EPIC Learners

Peggy Sheehy

EPIC Learners

Biography

Peggy Sheehy is a change agent with strong opinions about education. She thrives on learning environments where students take charge and experience agency, autonomy, and authenticity. For the past twenty-two years, she has served as a classroom teacher, district technology trainer, curriculum developer, library media specialist, online educator, consultant, Guild Master, TV host, and all around chief of mischief in her mission to make school relevant.

Recognized as a leading pioneer in virtual worlds and games in education, she is sought out for advice, curriculum direction, professional development and inspiration. Peggy describes these times as “The Metaissance” and strives to be a change agent for the transformation. Peggy encourages educators to rethink their role, and shares her first-hand experiences in bringing the tools of this generation into the classroom to create compelling learning. Peggy has presented her work all over the world and has published numerous articles and interviews for educational journals and magazines. Follow Peggy on Twitter @peggysheehy