Donovan, S., Guyor-Jowett, J., Krebs, D., Daley, M. (In press, January 2024). Relational poetic practice: High school English teachers’ experiences during COVID-19. Research in Teaching English. 


“Relational Poetic Practice: How Poetic Thinking Empowers Teachers to Author Their Own PD” at Conexiones: Communicate, Collaborate Create 2023 NCTE Annual Convention (November 2023)

“‘Poetry Is Not a Luxury’: Reading & Writing Poetry as Illumination & Life” at Sueños! Pursuing the Light! 2022 NCTE Annual Convention (November 2022)

Genius Hour At Home at Bahrain’s Virtual Teach Meet (April 2020)

Instagrammatical Inspiration at Bahrain’s Teach Meet (February 2019)

Thinking Literacy at 8th ELTPN Conference, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Bahrain (October 2019)

Getting Students Moving with Collaboration and Conversation – 7th ELTPN Conference: 21st Century Teaching Practices: Challenges & Solutions, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Bahrain (October 2018 and April 2017 at Al Raja School)

Genius Hour: Creative, Productive, and Empowered Students – ELT Conference: Differentiation That Makes a Difference, Arab Open University, Bahrain (March 2015)

Using Mimio Gallery – Al Raja School, Manama, Bahrain (February 2015)

STEM Genius Hour event – Gibson Elementary STEM Academy, California (December 2013)

The World Needs Your Contribution–Really! How My PLN Changed Everything – RSCON 4 (October, 2013)

Ten Commandments of Twitter for Teachers – Diocese of Sioux City (March 2013)

Genius Hour – Iowa Technology & Education Connection (October 2012)

Top Ten Reasons for Becoming a Connected Educator – Northwest Iowa Reading Council (October 2012)

Extend the Conversation – Connected Educator Month (August 2012)

Joining the Conversation – Iowa Reading Association Conference (June 2012)

Mapping Our Connections – RSCON3 (July 2011)


Edcamp Bahrain, third annual – Leadership team, Al Wisam School, Bahrain (November 2018)

Edcamp Bahrain, second annual – Leadership team, Al Raja School, Bahrain (November 2017)

Edcamp Bahrain, first annual – Leadership team, Al Raja School, Bahrain (November 2016)

Genius Hour – Ed Camp Iowa (February 2013)

Genius Hour and Passion-Based Learning – Ed Camp Sioux City (November 2012)

Guest Posts

Sharing Genius Hour Learning With the World on MiddleWeb (August 2018)

Make This the Year You Launch Genius Hour on MiddleWeb (August 2016)

Idea Starters for the Genius Hour Classroom on MiddleWeb (February 2016)

Are you Ready for a Genius Hour Classroom? on MiddleWeb (November 2015)

Genius Hour Manifesto on Education is My Life (March 2013)

“We Are All Authors”: Finding Inspiration in the People Around You on The NaNoWriMo Blog. (June 2013)

Top Ten Reasons to Become a Connected Educator on ReadingNWIRC (October 2012)

Wonder-ful Picture Books on Nerdy Book Club blog (August 2012)

Dilapidation on Mrs. Yollis’ 366 Project (July 2012)

Eighth Grade NaNo-Novels! on The Office of Letters and Light (May 2012)

A Letter from Oz on The Global Classroom Project blog (April 2012)

Free Tools Challenge: Fast and Easy Toon Doo on the Teacher Challenge Edublogs blog (April 2011)

Videos, Podcasts, Interviews & Webinars

Coronavirus Rx for Ed: Passion Projects and Genius Hour From Home  (June 2020)

6 Steps for Genius Hour at Home in Five Minutes (May 2020)

Genius Hour Virtual Summit (May 2020)

<Routledge Eye on Education, Ask an Expert (April 2020)

To Connect Teaching and Learning to Real-World Impact, Do This, Not That on BAM Radio Network (March 2020)

PLAEA Genius Hour with Denise Krebs (November 2019)

The Genius Hour Guidebook: An Interview with Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi. By Larry Ferlazzo at Education Week, (July 2016)

TLTalkRadio podcast “Interview with Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi – Genius Hour,” and hosted by educator-administrators Randy Ziegenfuss and Lynn Fuini-Hetten, Episode 2:40. May, 2016

Routledge’s 5 in 10 Google Hangout Series about The Genius Hour Guidebook, with Lauren Davis and Gallit Zvi. Here is an extended text version. March 4, 2016

“Explore, Create, Contribute: the best in Free Online Resources for Educators” webinar at WizIQApril 2, 2015.

Genius Hour: Passion Based Learning webinar on Live Classroom 2.0, May 18, 2013.

BAM Radio interview with @CoolCatTeacher about Genius Hour: “How Classrooms Change When Student Genius Drives Learning”

Fellowship of Open Spokes – Introduction, Education in Five Years, Learning About Learning, Top Ten Reasons I Teach, Reconciling the Way I Was Taught, On Being Open About Pain, No Longer a Behaviorist

Genius Hour interview with Chris Kesler

Etmooc Videos – Introduction, Digital Storytelling