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Tim Needles, Smithtown High School East
ISTE affiliate: NYSCATE

Tim Needles is an artist, educator & author of STEAM Power: Infusing Art Into Your STEM Curriculum. He teaches art/media at Smithtown School District, is a TEDx speaker, and his work has been featured on NPR, in the New York Times, Columbus Art Museum, Norman Rockwell Museum, Katonah Art Museum, and Cape Cod Art Museum. He’s the recipient of ISTE’s Technology in Action Award and Creativity Award, NAEA’s AET Outstanding Teaching Award, and The Rauschenberg Power of Art Award. He’s a National Geographic Certified Teacher, PBS Digital Innovator, an ISTE Arts & Technology and STEM PLN leader, and Adobe Creative Educator.


Augmented Poetry, New Reality

Catch me GIF you can: Sparking creativity through imagery, memes, and animation

Escape Reality: Creating in the AR/VR Playground

Mainstage: Energize

STEAM Power: Animation in any Classroom

STEAM Power: Visual Storytelling

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