ECET2 Cultivating a Calling
The Growing Together Summit maintains a tradition of elevating and celebrating teachers. What is ECET2? “Elevating and Celebrating Effective Teaching and Teachers was founded on two strongly held beliefs: nothing in education matters more than great teaching and nobody knows teaching like teachers. Designed “for teachers, by teachers,” ECET2 harnesses teachers’ passion for serving their students and their intellectual hunger to solve the challenges in their profession. It creates the connections and supports for teachers to become decision makers, innovators, and leaders — not just in their classrooms but also in their school, district, state, and even nationally….” (Source: Why Can’t Teachers? Welcome to the ECET2 Community” Booklet from

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ECET2 Ed-Talk Video Collection
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Melissa Shaw
7th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Pagosa Springs Middle School - Archuleta
Annie Stiasny
School Counselor
7th St. Elementary School – Dolores County
Andy Grenhart
Physical Education Teacher
Ignacio Elementary School – Ignacio
Brandi Durr
School Psychologist
San Juan BOCES
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Jake Washburn
Mountain Middle School Student
John Hise
8th Grade Social Studies Teacher
Escalante Middle School – Durango
Clay Tallmadge
6th Grade Teacher
Dolores Elementary School – Dolores
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5th Grade Math Teacher
Pagosa Springs Middle School – Archuleta
William Anderson
Social Studies/AVID Teacher
Manual High School – Denver Public Schools
Robyn Kellogg
Occupational Therapist/Assistive Technology Coordinator
San Juan BOCES
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