MacReach Show #088: ISTE 2014 Wrap

July 11, 2014 1:28 pm
MacReach Show #088: ISTE 2014 Wrap

MacReach was at ISTE 2014 and this is our wrap of the conference. Also iTunesU 2.0 and the upcoming ADE Institute celebrating the 20th anniversary of the ADE program.

Flipped Learning #95: ISTE Interview – Steelcase

July 8, 2014 8:29 pm
Flipped Learning #95: ISTE Interview – Steelcase

Troy Cockrum interviewed Marisa Sergnese, Training & Professional Development Leader at Steelcase Education.

Mission Monday #039: What High School Did Not Teach Us

July 8, 2014 8:27 am
Mission Monday #039: What High School Did Not Teach Us

Mission Monday provides a plan to enhance school communities one week at time with intentional interventions that focus on building positive relationships between students, teachers, parents, and the community.  In this episode, Mark (@mc_bossy) and Sam (@samuelstecher) talk about their experiences in high school and college, and discuss the skills a person needs to succeed. These skills aren’t necessarily taught in high school, but they are essential: self-awareness and self-advocacy.  Listen in to find out how they came to this […]

At #ISTE2014: Posters, Playgrounds, And Personalization Were The Win

July 7, 2014 9:22 am
At #ISTE2014: Posters, Playgrounds, And Personalization Were The Win

The ISTE Conference 2014 has done something to satisfy my love for personalization like never before. This year’s ISTE was the equivalent of dropping myself into the middle of a gourmet buffet.

Chalkles: Going Paperless [Edu-Comic]

July 7, 2014 8:09 am
Chalkles: Going Paperless [Edu-Comic]

The latest funny from Chalkles!

Flipped Learning #94: ISTE Interview – Gooru

July 1, 2014 5:42 pm
Flipped Learning #94: ISTE Interview – Gooru

Troy Cockrum interviewed Paulette Donnellon from Gooru while both were at ISTE.

Chalkles: Plagiarism [Edu-Comic]

June 30, 2014 9:32 am
Chalkles: Plagiarism [Edu-Comic]

The latest funny from Chalkles.

Flipped Learning #93: Thoughts after FlipCon14 with Ken Bauer

June 28, 2014 11:22 pm
Flipped Learning #93: Thoughts after FlipCon14 with Ken Bauer

Joan Brown and Troy Cockrum interview Ken Bauer, Computing Science teacher at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara and FlipCon14 attendee.

Mission Monday #038: Can a Student Survive in the “Meaty Part” of the Bell Curve?

June 27, 2014 12:00 pm
Mission Monday #038: Can a Student Survive in the “Meaty Part” of the Bell Curve?

Mission Monday provides a plan to enhance school communities one week at time with intentional interventions that focus on building positive relationships between students, teachers, parents, and the community.  In this episode, Mark (@mc_bossy) and Sam (@samuelstecher) talk with one of Sam’s former students, Sam Peshek, who can be found @_UncleMuscles and also writes a blog which you can find here. Sam discuss his life as a student and how he lived in the “meaty part” of the bell curve. […]

TheatreCast #059: Discussing Ensemble Theatre With Jack Parkhurst

June 26, 2014 8:42 am
TheatreCast #059: Discussing Ensemble Theatre With Jack Parkhurst

Join Nick Cusumano as he welcomes Jack Parkhurst the head of Nebraska Wesleyan’s Theatre Department as the discuss creating ensembles in Theatre. Jack Parkhurst is a Professor at Nebraska Wesleyan University. He taught for many years in secondary schools where he was fortunate to direct five musicals on the main stage at the International Thespian Conference. For the last several years he has been teaching Acting and Directing at the University level. He has taught in medium, large and small university settings. Jack directs professionally, is a member of the Directors Union and regularly responds for both the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival and the Educational Theatre Association. He has provided countless workshops at state and national conferences.

The Two Guys Show #35: Nick Provenzano LIVE At LSC eLearning

June 25, 2014 9:51 pm
The Two Guys Show #35: Nick Provenzano LIVE At LSC eLearning

We are so excited to have our first Two Guys Show LIVE at the LSC eLearning Conference in Lafayette, Indiana. We will have 2013 ISTE and MACUL Teacher of the Year Nick Provenzano as our guest for this special event. Nick is the self proclaimed Lady Gaga of teaching and is well known as The Nerdy Teacher. Join us at 5pm EST for the special event!

Teacher Tech Talk #17 – Google Classroom Beta

June 25, 2014 9:32 pm
Teacher Tech Talk #17 – Google Classroom Beta

Te@cher Tech T@lk #17 – Google Classroom Beta The TTT Team discusses Google Classroom Beta, the new K-12 Horizon Report, Coding for girls, Nexus tablets & Chromebooks in schools.  We also share some of our coolest things like Osmo, Aurasma and Google Docs & Sheet Add ons.  Come give a listen! Hosts: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka), Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@TamL17) Show Notes  |  Subscribe on iTunes!  |  Find us on Stitcher! Leave us some feedback!  Contact us with any questions […]

aRTs Roundtable 51: Get on Board: Reaching a Variety of Learners in ONE classroom

June 25, 2014 3:56 pm
aRTs Roundtable 51: Get on Board: Reaching a Variety of Learners in ONE classroom

This week on the aRTs Roundtable talk the variety of learners we teach, from gifted to self-contained, all in the same class period. How creative lesson planning and innovative scheduling can produce amazing results. Show Host: Brenda Muench   Show Contributors: Tricia Fuglestad, Jennifer Kolze and Carol Broos Leave us some feedback! Contact us with any questions or comments- artsroundtable@edreach.us

The Two Guys Show #34: GoEnnounce

June 24, 2014 5:53 pm
The Two Guys Show #34: GoEnnounce

We are very excited for episode #34 of The Two Guys Show with our good friends from GoEnnounce Meghan and Melissa! The great Todd Nesloney is filling in for Drew tonight as a special guest co-host with Brad!

The EdAdmin Minute 338: Lagging Skills and Listening To Students

June 24, 2014 5:00 am
The EdAdmin Minute 338: Lagging Skills and Listening To Students

In today’s daily dose of The EdAdmin Minute I share a great article and quote about looking at skill building. Show Links: Stop And Listen Well  

The Only Thing A Principal Needs To Know

June 19, 2014 12:53 pm
The Only Thing A Principal Needs To Know

I taught in the classroom for twelve years before I became a principal, which I have been doing for eight years. If you do the math (which isn’t that difficult) I have been involved in education as a career for 20 years.

Flipped Learning #92: Makerspaces with Adam Kemp

June 19, 2014 9:33 am
Flipped Learning #92: Makerspaces with Adam Kemp

Joan Brown and Troy Cockrum interview Adam Kemp, director the Energy Systems Research Laboratory at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Virginia and author of “The Makerspace Workbench”.

Chalkles: WoW [Edu-Comic]

June 17, 2014 12:42 pm
Chalkles: WoW  [Edu-Comic]

The latest from Chalkles!