Where’s Julie Speaking? (When she’s not in class?)

March 2024

Keynote University of Alabama Tech Conference, Tuscaloosa AL

AI Workshop, INTed Conference, Valencia Spain

Libertyville Parent Group, Libertyville IL

NYSCATE Keynote, Corning NY

Weeklong “Virtual Assemblies” for NY State High Schools

February 2024

Weeklong “Virtual Assemblies” for NY State Middle Schools

Keynote, Idaho Educational Technology Conference, Boise ID

Anna Community HS, Anna IL

Zion Lutheran Church, St Charles MO

Germantown Hills Middle School & Parent Group, Peoria IL

January 2024

Camdenton High School, Camdenton MO

Metamora High School, Metamora IL

Germanton High School, Germantown IL

St Ambrose Parish, St Louis MO

Lindbergh School District, St Louis MO

Middle Schools throughout New York (virtual)

Mount Prospect, IL

November 2023

Metamora High School, Metamora IL

Cooperstown NY

Ladue Parent University, St Louis

Lee’s Summit, MO

Notre Dame High School Faculty, St Louis MO

October 2023

St Margaret Mary Parish – St Louis, MO

Notre Dame High School Faculty – St Louis, MO

Missouri Association of School Librarians Fall PD – Keynote Clayton, MO

GSC BOCES Librarian AI Training – Watkins Glen, NY

East Alton/Wood River High School Students – Wood River, IL

September 2023

Intercessions Conference – St Louis, MO

St Paul’s Lutheran Church – Chesterfield, MO

MICDS Freshman Class – Clayton, MO

#DigLitCon Keynote – virtual

August 2023

Faculty AI Workshop – Tashkent Uzbekistan

Student AI Workshop – Tashkent, Uzbekistan

ROE Unit 53 Full-Day Workshop – Peoria, IL

Alton School District Half-Day PD – Alton, IL

Affton School District Half-Day PD – Affton, MO

May 2023

Lutheran Principal Association – St Louis, MO

Planeta Formacion – Barcelona, Spain

Administrator Day – Oneonta, NY

Riverside Unified Schools Keynote – Riverside, CA

Directions Conference – Collinsville, IL

April 2023

Churchill School Parent Group – Town & Country, MO

Full Day Teacher Workshop – Oneida, NY

Notre Dame High School – Utica, NY

Seton High School – Binghamton, NY

ForumEduca Conference Keynote – Jerez, Spain

Webster Creativity & Innovation Conference – Geneva, Switzerland

March 2023

Carlinville Teacher PD – Carlinville IL

Holy Cross High School – Dewitt, NY

Syracuse Diocesan Teachers – Syracuse, NY

EMTA Video Presentations for New York

World Affairs Council – St Louis, MO

February 2023

Stockbridge Valley High School – NY

Camden Middle School -NY

Madison Central – NY

Professional Development Workshop – Oneida, NY

ForumEDUCA – Jerez, Spain

IDEACon Thought Leader – Schaumburg, IL

Christ the King – St Louis MO

Our Lady of Lourdes – St Louis MO

St Genevive Dubois – Warson Woods, MO

Nerinx Hall High School – Webster Groves MO

January 2023

Clayton High School Parent Group – Clayton MO

Canastota High School – Canastota, NY

Baker High School – Baldwinsville NY

Durgee Junior High – Baldwinsville NY

November 2022

State Department Visitor’s Group from India – St Louis MO

Baker High School, Baldwinsville NY

Durgee Junior High, Baldwinsville NY

Full week residency, Oneida NY

October 2022

Immaculate Conception School, St Louis MO

Madison County Teacher Institute, Collinsville IL

Spirit of St Louis Women’s Fund Speaker Series, St Louis MO

EMTA Digital Citizenship Zooms, across New York State reaching 7800 students

University of Maryland Speaker Series

September 2022

Principia College, Elsah IL

Mehlville Schools, Mehlville MO

St Gerard Majella, Kirkwood MO

St Joseph Schools PD, St Joseph MO

August 2022

GoShareMo Keynote, Troy MO

St Louis Counseling Group, St Louis MO

OCM BOCES ful-day PD, Syracuse NY

July 2022

EDULearn, Mallorca Spain

Inland Empire Google Camp, Riverside CA

St Charles School District PD on Media Literacy, St Charles MO


June 2022

ROE #40 Professional Development Day, Edwardsville, IL

FORUMEDUCA  Bogota, Columbia Keynote

Assoc of CA School Administrators, Rancho Mirage CA

Friends of the Facts, University of Missouri Columbia

April 2022

Fort Zumwalt PD Day, St Charles MO

Gage Middle School, Riverside CA (virtual)

March 2022

Featured Speaker, INTED Valencia Spain (virtual)

ETMA Keynote, Syracuse NY (virtual)

February 2022

ROE 40 Schools in Madison County, IL

January 2022

Jerseyville Schools, Jerseyville IL

Principia Schools, Clayton MO

December 2021

YPO Spouse Group – St Louis MO

MICDS Parent Group – St Louis MO

November 2021

Professional Development Day, Marceline Schools – Marceline MO

St Louis Social Studies Teachers – Misinformation Workshop

Illinois ROE #40 Professional Development – three virtual sessions

John Burroughs School Parent Group – St Louis MO

John Burroughs School Student Assembly – St Louis MO

Holy Cross Academy Parent Group – Webster Groves MO

BOCES Professional Development Day – Corning, NY

June 2021

Keynote, Directions Conference (virtual)

April 2021 

Keynote, Tashkent Media Conference – Uzbekistan (virtual)

St Charles Borromeo Parent Group

Kirkwood School District Professional Development (virtual)

Walker School of Business & Technology Faculty PD (virtual)

March 2021 (all virtual)

RCE T-SW Conference

January 2021 (all virtual)

Lindbergh School District Parent Speaker Series

Wentzville School District Professional Development

November 2020 (all virtual)

MORENet Conference Keynote

IETC Conference Keynote

October 2020 (all virtual)

AAUW Meeting, Chesterfield MO

Facebook Live with Burgess Consulting

August 2020 (all virtual)

Edwardsville Rotary Club Guest Speaker, Edwardsville IL

June 2020 (all got rescheduled)

Directions Conference Keynote, Collinsville IL

Dave Burgess Consulting PirateCon, San Diego CA

Missouri Show-Me Conference Keynote, St Louis MO

International Media Literacy Research Symposium, Porto Portugal

May 2020 (all got rescheduled)

Madison/Onedia BOCES, New YOrk

April 2020 (all got rescheduled)

Canton Schools, Canton MO

Shelby Schools, Shelby MO

Hillsboro Schools, Hillsboro MO

Kirkwood School District, Kirkwood MO

Missouri Association of School Librarians, Lake Ozark MO

March 2020

Franklin & Marshall University, Lancaster PA

EMTA Keynote, Syracuse NY

February 2020

Tuscumbia Schools, Tuscumbia MO

Webster University, Tashkent Uzbekistan

January 2020

Ethical Society of Mid-Rivers, St Peters MO

Troy Buchanan High School, Troy MO


November 2019

Mehlville School District Librarians, St Louis MO

Selvidge Middle School, St Louis MO

St Simon’s School, St Louis MO

Sperreng Middle School, St Louis MO

Mehlville Parent Speaker Series, St Louis MO

ELA Summit, Keynote  Imperial, MO

IETC Keynote, Springfield IL

October 2019

Christ Prince of Peace School, St Louis MO

Delta Kappa Gamma Event, St Louis MO

Kentucky Convergence Conference, Keynote  Louisville KY

September 2019

St Claire of Assisi School, St Louis MO

August 2019

Troy Buchanan High School, Troy MO

Fort Zumwalt Schools, St Charles MO

Calvary Lutheran High School, Jefferson City MO

Principia Schools, St Louis MO

June 2019

National Association for Media Literacy Education Conference – DC

May 2019

Keynote, New York State Library Association Conference, Syracuse NY

April 2019

Keynote, Fort Zumwalt Schools PD Day, St Louis

Temple Israel, St Louis

Visitation Academy Parent Group, St Louis

St Francis of Assisi Parent Group, St Louis

Miriam School, St Louis

Concord School Parent Group, St Louis

United in Christ Lutheran School, Perryville MO

March 2019

INTED19 Conference, Valencia Spain

Oneida BOCES Professional Development Day Keynote, Utica NY

Keynote ASHA Conference, Chapel Hill, NJ

St Stephen Middle School, St Louis

February 2019

Lutheran North High School PD Keynote, St Louis

Keynote, Lancaster Learns Conference, Lancaster PA

ICE Conference, Schaumburg, IL

Crestview Middle School Parent Group, St Louis

January 2019

Queen of All Saints Middle School, St Louis

St. Stephen Protomartyr Parent Group, St Louis

November 2018

Elon University, Burlington NC

Marian Catholic High School, Chicago IL

Keynote, Southern District Teacher’s Conference, Gulf Shores AL

October 2018

Stafford High School, Fredericksburg VA

Featured Speaker, ICE Conference, Indianapolis IN

MORENet Conference, Osage Beach MO

Week-long residency for schools in Syracuse NY area

Queen of All Saints Parish, St Louis MO

MICDS Mother’s Club, St Louis, MO

September 2018

Missouri Humanities Council “Think and Drink: Fake News”, St Louis MO

Featured Speaker, DigCitDay & DigCitSummit, St Louis, MO

Homer High School, Homer NY

Homer Middle School, Homer NY

August 2018

CCLS Faculty & Staff, St Louis MO

Fort Zumwalt School District, St Charles MO

July 2018

EduLearn18, Mallorca Spain

Lutheran Principals of Missouri Retreat

June 2018:

Summer Spark, Milwaukee WI

Directions Conference, Collinsville IL

May 2018:

Mexico, NY

Administration Breakfast, Syracuse NY

Tully High School, Tully NY

WCNY Media Literacy Conference Keynote, Syracuse NY

COPS Group, St Louis MO

Webster University Collaboratory, St Louis MO

Richmond Missouri Schools, Richmond MO

April 2018:

Fort Zumwalt Leadership Conference, St Charles MO

Hermann High School, Hermann MO

St Margaret Mary, St Louis MO

St Justin’s, St Louis MO

Lindenwood School of Education, St Charles MO

Fake News Panel, Kirkwood Public Library, Kirkwood MO

Tuscumbia Schools, Tuscumbia MO

Washington University Pediatric Faculty Breakfast, St Louis MO

St Louis University High School, St Louis MO

O’Fallon Distinguished Speaker Series, O’Fallon, IL

Sacred Heart, Valley Park MO

March 2018:

Immaculate Conception Parish – O’Fallon, MO

Wentzville School District – Wentzville, MO

SXSW – Austin, TX (had to cancel at last minute, sadly)

CUE18 – Palm Springs, CA

February 2018:

Ladue Schools Administrator Meeting – via Skype

Weill-Cornell Medical School Wellness Symposium – Doha, Qatar

St Joseph’s Schools – St Joseph, MO

St Gabriel’s School – St Louis, MO

ICE Conference – Chicago, IL

January 2018:

Notre Dame High School Teachers

John Burroughs School

Tuscumbia, MO teachers and students

Fort Zumwalt Digital Citizenship Summit

Clayton Schools PTO

Catholic Family Services Staff Training

Christ Community Lutheran School

December 2017:

Poughkeepsie BOCES, Poughkeepsie NY

Christian Brothers College, St Louis MO

Sperreng Middle School Students, St Louis MO

November 2017:

Truman Middle School Students, St Louis MO

Northwest High School Teachers, Cedar Hill MO

MSTA, Columbia MO

Holy Infant School Parent Group, Ballwin MO

Hazelwood teachers, Hazelwood MO

Maryville University

NCTE Book Signing, St Louis MO

Rockwood Librarians, Ballwin MO

Webinar, Under a Tree Inc, New York NY

October 2017:

Keynoted “Teaching With Technology” conference, Baltimore, MD

Hosted #worldgeochat on Twitter featuring media literacy

Presented at MORENet, Osage Beach MO

Featured in Journalism Education Association “Facebook Live” event

Spoke to Orchard Farm High School Students about social media & digital identity

September 2017:

PD at Jackson School District, Jackson MO

Keynoted Lincoln Educational Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Hosted Journalism Education Association Twitter Chat on Media Literacy

PD at Senath Schools, Senath MO

PD at Knox/Palmyra Schools, Edina MO

Humanities Speaker Series Featured Speaker at Elgin Community College, Elgin IL

Spoke to parent group at Queen of All Saints Parish, St Louis MO

Spoke in Bonhamme Presbyterian Church Speaker Series

Presented at Focus on Teaching with Technology conference at UMSL, St Louis MO

Spoke to Pattonville High School seniors about fake news

August 2017:

PD at St Joseph’s Academy, St Louis

PD at Ladue Horton Watkins High School, St Louis

PD at Tuscumbia, MO

PD at Fort Zumwalt School District, St Charles

PD at Metamora Schools, Metamora IL

Attended Gateway Media Literacy Partners Board of Directors Retreat

Hosted Missouri State Teacher’s Association Twitter Chat

Spoke to parent group at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish on social media

Interviewed by Missouri State Teachers Association on Google Hangout re Media Literacy

July 2017:

Presented at NPS, Philadelphia PA

Keynoted Oklahoma Social Studies Conference, Oklahoma City, OK

June 2017:

Featured Speaker at 4Cs Conference, Mt Vernon IN

Keynoted Catholic Health & Safety Conference, St Louis MO

Presented at NAMLE, Chicago IL

Keynoted Rockwood Summer Teacher Summit, St Louis MO

May 2017:

Spoke to parent group at St Catherine Laboure, St Louis MO

Spoke to parent group at Ascension School, Chesterfield MO

Presented to Ascension Middle School students, Chesterfield MO

Presented at NISOD, Austin TX

April 2017:

Spoke to parent group at Ladue Middle School, Ladue MO

Spoke to parent group at St Joan of Arc, St Louis MO

Presented to parent group at Rockwood Schools, St Louis MO

Spoke at Holy Cross Academy, St Louis MO

Presented at St Monica’s Parent Group, Creve Couer, MO

Spoke to Girl Scouts at Our Lady of Lourdes, University City, MO

Featured presenter for West Plains Schools, West Plains MO

Featured speaker for Civitas Group, Creve Couer, MO

March 2017:

Presented at INTED17 in Valencia, Spain

Presented at NAPDS in Washington, DC

Provided PD for Utica Schools, Utica NY

Spoke to students at Baldwinsville Middle School, Baldwinsville, NY

Presented for OCM BOCES, Syracuse, NY

Featured speaker at MASL, St Louis MO

Speaker at SouthTalks, St Louis MO

February 2017:

Spoke to 9th graders at Vianney High School, St Louis MO

Spoke to Vianney Parent Group, St Louis MO

Provided PD for Francis Howell Schools, St Charles MO

Presented at METC, St Charles, MO

Presented at Webster University Teaching Festival, St Louis MO

Keynoted MCSS Convention, ,St Charles MO

Featured presenter for Wichita Schools, Wichita, KS

Spoke to parent group at St Elizabeth/St Rober’s School, St Charles MO

Spoke to parent group at Premier Charter School, St Louis MO

January 2017:

Spoke to parent group at City Academy, St Louis MO

Provided PD for Troy, MO schools

PD for Timberland HS in Wentzville, MO

Spoke to parent group at St Justin’s School, St Louis MO

Provided PD for SIUe Faculty on classroom engagement tools