Tech & Learning’s Philly Fete 2011

Readers and advisors gathered at Mac’s Tavern in Philadelphia to celebrate our special June ISTE issue and the honorees of this year’s Big 10 awards. The event was a casual affair, sponsored by, that featured Philly’s own “Mummers”—a local tradition where musicians dress up in their finest feathers and play the “Mummer’s Strut” on banjos and other string instruments. Here are some highlights.

Guests enjoy the Mummer’s Strut
Allison Knapp poses with’s Anton Leof, VP Corporate Development, and marketing manager Jared Stearns
CoSN’s Keith Krueger and NSBA’s Ann Flynn
Editorial Director Kevin Hogan serves a Philly favorite
T&L Publisher Allison Knapp,’s Lori Callister, and Chris Lehman
T&L advisor Scott Floyd, T&L’s event director Diana Milbert, Hall Davidson, and T&L advisors Ben Grey and Dean Shareski
Brian Smith dukes it out with T&L advisor David Jakes
Liz Davis, T&L advisor Joyce Valenza, Science Leadership Academy’s Diana Laufenberg, and Brian Smith
Science Leadership Academy’s Chris Lehmann poses with local Mummer’s musicians