The EdAdmin Minute 323: Should You Help Your School Go Viral?

April 17, 2014 5:00 am
The EdAdmin Minute 323: Should You Help Your School Go Viral?

In today’s daily dose of The EdAdmin Minute I share some thought on leaders considering the thought of helping their school go viral; and yes you should consider helping your school go viral. Show Links:   This Is The High School Lip Dub To End All Lip Dubs  

Flipped Learning #83: Living in Beta with Molly Schroeder

April 15, 2014 10:29 pm
Flipped Learning #83: Living in Beta with Molly Schroeder

Troy Cockrum interviewed Molly Schroeder, Technology Integration Specialist at Edina Public Schools in Minnesota about FlipCon, Google, and more.

#Ladygeeks #051: Chris Casal & Social Media In Elementary

April 14, 2014 11:59 am
#Ladygeeks #051: Chris Casal & Social Media In Elementary

The #ladygeeks are chatting with Chris Casal about Social Media in the elementary classroom. We will demo tech tools, ask Chris to share, showcase tech of the week, and have fun doing it all! Check back onwww.ladygeeks.org for links to everything as well as subscribe to us on iTunes!

Mission Monday #028: Do Your Students Have True Grit?

April 14, 2014 11:57 am
Mission Monday #028: Do Your Students Have True Grit?

In this episode, Sam (@samuelstecher) and Mark (@mc_bossy) discuss the recent trend in discussing how GRIT can change your students’ mindset toward learning. Do you believe grit can be taught, or is it something you are born with? We encourage your comments about this podcast, and would like to hear about some of your thoughts as well. Please contribute to the discussion below.

EdGamer 134: Historia Beta Will Take You Back in Time

April 12, 2014 4:57 pm
EdGamer 134: Historia Beta Will Take You Back in Time

This week on EdGamer 134, Gerry is missing, but we have added Kate Reilly from E-Line Media and Historia. Kate is sharing information on the beta for Historia and what this interactive simulation can do for you in your classroom. We also discuss a great article on Minecraft integration and a new Kickstarter for creating digital story games. There is so much to learn in this episode of EdGamer. Tune-in and level-up!     Please go to the Show Notes […]

#Eduwin Weekly #037: Engaging Education And Communicating Through Edmodo

April 11, 2014 2:36 pm
#Eduwin Weekly #037: Engaging Education And Communicating Through Edmodo

On this episode, the EduWin Crew visits with Tracy Carpenter ( @carptracy ) a fantastic educator and instructional technology specialist from the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Tracy shares how she is using Edmodo in creative ways to build student communities and improve communication. Whether your curious about how to get students more engaged through social community or are looking for ways to improve communication skills, you will find Tracy’s experience with this online resource to be enlightening and inspiring!

Google Educast #139: Apply Now For U.S. Google Teacher Academies!

April 11, 2014 2:22 pm
Google Educast #139: Apply Now For U.S. Google Teacher Academies!

Have you heard about the new Chromebook on the block? Dell enters the Chromebook game with a pretty rugged Chromebook packed with features and a longer battery life. Now is the time to start working on your application for the Google Teacher Academy.

Educelerate XVI: The Big 5 Publishers

April 11, 2014 2:12 pm
Educelerate XVI: The Big 5 Publishers

This Educelerate Event was recorded on April 10th, 2014 and presented by Christopher Nyren, Founder of Educelerate. Educelerate holds a gathering space for Ed Tech leaders in the industry with the educators and entrepreneurs who share their interests. This next episode, taken from Educelerate 16: The Big 5, invites listeners and viewers to get inside the Big Five Education Publishers, and see how the transition from print to digital is going.

Chalkles: The Facebook-Oculus Education Model [Comic]

April 11, 2014 1:19 pm
Chalkles: The Facebook-Oculus Education Model [Comic]

Here’s the lastest #fridayfunny from Chalkles!

Flipped Learning #82: Wearable Technology in the Classroom

April 8, 2014 11:07 pm
Flipped Learning #82: Wearable Technology in the Classroom

Troy Cockrum and Joan Brown interview Nick Provenzano, also known as The Nerdy Teacher, about using Wearable Technology in the classroom.

It Happens In The Hallway

April 8, 2014 11:29 am
It Happens In The Hallway

  18 to 114. I counted the steps today. 18 steps from the front door of my school to the nearest classroom and 114 steps to the farthest. I spend a lot of time thinking about what happens in those steps. 17. That’s how many years I have served in this district.  I’ve served in 8 different positions in 7 buildings, 8 different classrooms, and 5 offices. A number I have lost track of- The number of trainings, programs, inservices, […]

#Ladygeeks #050: Jennifer Leban and #arted

April 7, 2014 8:35 am
#Ladygeeks #050: Jennifer Leban and #arted

The #ladygeeks are chatting with Jennifer Leban about technology in the art class. We will demo tech tools, talk to our geek, share tech of the week, and have fun doing it all! Check back on www.ladygeeks.org for links to everything as well as subscribe to us on iTunes!

Mission Monday #027: How The Media Hasn’t Met Your Teacher

April 7, 2014 8:34 am
Mission Monday #027: How The Media Hasn’t Met Your Teacher

In this episode, Sam (@samuelstecher) and Mark (@mc_bossy) discuss how the media has portrayed teachers and principals over the past few decades, and not done a very good job at it. They talk about movies such as “Breakfast Club,” “Dead Poets Society” and “Bad Teacher” among many others.

Learning ReDesignED: Episode #011: Innovative Furniture with Alex Carsi

April 7, 2014 8:33 am
Learning ReDesignED: Episode #011: Innovative Furniture with Alex Carsi

On this show we have our guest, Alex Carsi joining us from Interiors for Business (IFB) which has a warehouse and showroom located just west of Chicago, Illinois in Batavia. We will discuss how the future of furniture in education is changing and the shopping and design for furniture is a piece to transforming our learning spaces in schools.

EdGamer 133: International Tabletop Day

April 5, 2014 4:54 pm
EdGamer 133: International Tabletop Day

This week on EdGamer 133 we celebrate International Tabletop Day! Join us as we take a look at events happening all over the globe in honor of this game based holiday. We also take a look at the new Amazon Fire TV and its gaming possibilities. As always, we bring you all the latest news and notes from the gaming and learning world. Tune-in and level-up!

Google Educast #138: The Marginalizer

April 5, 2014 1:54 pm
Google Educast #138: The Marginalizer

Kim leads Sean, Fred, Chris and Kevin through Google’s April Fools tricks. Gmail tops their Shelfie’s announcement with shareable Gmail themes. Fred leads a discussion on docs security and promoting the value of two-step-authentication. Google and Donors Choose have joined up to help fund teacher programs.

The Two Guys Show #27: Aurasma’s Global Head of Operations David Stone

April 3, 2014 9:00 am
The Two Guys Show #27: Aurasma’s Global Head of Operations David Stone

We are so excited to have Aurasma’s David Stone join us tonight on The Two Guys Show! David is the Global Head of Operations at HP Aurasma. We will discuss augmented reality in education, how David first discovered AR, as well as the amazing updates and innovations Aurasma is working on.

The Two Guys Show #26: Leslie Fisher

April 2, 2014 6:07 pm
The Two Guys Show #26: Leslie Fisher

Welcome to the 26th episode of the The Two Guys Show! Tonight we welcome the amazing Leslie Fisher! Leslie is Chief Geek of Fisher Technologies Incorporated which specializes in K-12 presenting and training, Digital Photography education, capture, workflow, editing and a touch of web development. Leslie is always on the cutting edge of educational technology and is an inspiring presenter! We are very excited to have Leslie join us for this episode to discuss this week’s MACUL Conference and her Augmented Reality workshop tomorrow!