Creativity and Learning Consultant
Amy Burvall is a professional recombinant, frequent flâneuse, and itinerant artist. After 25 years in the classroom she is currently consulting, creating, and curating in the fields of creativity, visual thinking, and digital literacies. She was an early YouTuber with her History for Music Lovers project (“Historyteachers”) and remains an advocate of remix in learning. Her tagline, “the cloud is our campfire”, alludes to her passion for transparency and networked knowledge and curiosity. Amy speaks and leads workshops internationally and enjoys designing creative spaces and facilitating experiences for the education and corporate sector. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts (UK), an Apple Teacher, and a Google Education Innovator. She authored several traditional and blended learning curricula for the global innovation start-up, EdgeMakers. She is co-author of Intention: Critical Creativity in the Classroom (2017, EdTechTeam Press). She tries to see the beauty in the mundane and live life in “rigorous whimsy”. In the ether you can find Amy sharing her work @amyburvall in all spaces.
The Rigorous Whimsy Mindset
Image is Everything: Visual Thinking Across the Curriculum
Intention: Critical Creativity in the Classroom -Creating with Words, Sounds, Images
Mobile Sapiens: Found Art & Story Safari
Intention: Critical Creativity in the Classroom - Creating with Stuff, the Body, Others, and Social Media