Meet Your Facilitators

Make Media Camp workshops are co-led by Shelly and Wes Fryer.

Shelly is a third grade classroom teacher at Casady School in Oklahoma City, and has over 20 years of teaching experience in elementary schools as well as church ministry. Shelly is a 2018 Elementary Ambassador for Oklahoma, a Seesaw Ambassador, and was named a national PBS Digital Innovator in 2015. Follow Shelly on Twitter @sfryer and learn more about her by reading her professional blog, listening to her 3rd grade classroom podcast, and visiting her classroom website.

Wes is the director of technology at Casady School and co-teaches “STEAM Studio” and coding after-school classes with other faculty. Wes completed his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction in 2011 and is the author of several books about media creation and technology integration. These include “Playing with Media” (2011) and “Mapping Media to the Curriculum” (2013). Follow Wes on Twitter @wfryer and learn more about him by reading his blog, Speed of Creativity, or by listening to the weekly podcast he co-hosts, “The EdTech Situation Room.” (@edtechSR) Wes’ work at Casady School on Digital Citizenship is available online at

Make Media Camp is based on five successful years of iPad Media Camp workshops led by Shelly and Wes, as well as Wes’ ongoing digital literacy project “Show with Media: What do you want to CREATE today?”

Learn more about Shelly and Wes’ passion for sharing student work “inside and outside the classroom” by watching their mini-keynote presentation from iPadPalooza in 2016.