Mission Monday #041: Does Dressing Like a Professional Make You a Professional?

August 2, 2014 3:43 pm
Mission Monday #041: Does Dressing Like a Professional Make You a Professional?

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, Sam (@samuelstecher) makes Mark (@mc_bossy) play a game called “Defend Your Tweet.”  The issue of professional attire is addressed throughout the conversation, and they both strive to answer the question: “Does dressing like a professional make you a professional?” We would love to hear your comments. As always…Point. […]

Google Educast #152: There Is A Power Tool For That

August 1, 2014 10:11 am
Google Educast #152: There Is A Power Tool For That

This week we cover new announcements from Google about Hangouts for everyone along with better support and an eject button. Google Drive might look different in the coming weeks, but like it or hate it, the new appearance is most likely here to stay. Learn how to split or concatenate cells in Sheets and Chris shares how to open Microsoft Office files in Google Drive with their new add-on along with making it the default way to open Office docs on your operating system.

Chalkles: Just The Facts [Edu-Comic]

August 1, 2014 8:00 am
Chalkles: Just The Facts [Edu-Comic]

Today’s Friday Funny from Chalkles.

Chalkles: Badges! [Edu-Comic]

July 31, 2014 7:14 pm
Chalkles: Badges! [Edu-Comic]

The latest funny from Chalkles!

EdGamer 140: Tyto Online – An MMORPG Learning Platform

July 31, 2014 4:24 pm
EdGamer 140: Tyto Online – An MMORPG Learning Platform

This week on EdGamer 140 we are joined by a very special guest, Lindsey Tropf, founder/CEO of Immersed Games. Lindsey is currently working on Tyto Online, an educational MMORPG. Join us as we chat about her Kickstarter and this intriguing new game. Tune-in and level-up!

Flipped Learning #100: What We’ve Learned During the Last 100 Episodes

July 29, 2014 10:24 pm
Flipped Learning #100: What We’ve Learned During the Last 100 Episodes

Troy Cockrum and Joan Brown talk about the history of the show and many of the lessons they learned.

EduWin Weekly #41: Re-Group

July 28, 2014 8:03 pm
EduWin Weekly #41: Re-Group

It’s been a while since or last Episode! On this installment find out where the EduWin Crew of James Gubbins, Michelle Russell and Carlos Fernandez have been! Learning new things and exploring new horizons has kept us from producing the show as consistently as we would like. We are deeply committed to the #EduWin movement and thought it high time we get back on the air!

The EdAdmin Minute 341: Keys To Collaborative Learning

July 28, 2014 5:00 am
The EdAdmin Minute 341: Keys To Collaborative Learning

In today’s daily dose of The EdAdmin Minute I share some great tips from Kevin Scott on collaborative learning. Show Links: Multiple Perspectives On Collaborative Learning

TheatreCast #061|Music Theatre International-Live from Educational Theatre Assoc. Conference

July 27, 2014 11:23 am
TheatreCast #061|Music Theatre International-Live from Educational Theatre Assoc. Conference

Join Nick Cusumano and Danielle Filas live together from the Educational Theatre Association Annual Conference, as they welcome John Prignano from Music Theatre International. John Prignano is the senior operations officer for MTI. John shares the great resources and their commitment to customer service that MTI has to offer. John tells Nick and Danielle how got started in the business of show and all the different positions he has held at MTI. John also shares updates that will be coming to MTI website.

Google Educast #151: Drive Scripts Guru, Andrew Stillman

July 26, 2014 9:09 am
Google Educast #151: Drive Scripts Guru, Andrew Stillman

Today on the Educast, we welcome two new faces to the show. First Megan Ellis a language arts teacher from Palo Alto will join the gang, and she kicks off her first show live, roughing it from Maui. We’re stoked to have Megan on the team. Our special guest for the show is none other than EdTech royalty, Andrew Stillman, creator of insanely useful scripts and Add-ons … most notably, Doctopus and Autocrat.

The Abagnale Phase: Fake It Until You Make It

July 24, 2014 11:57 am
The Abagnale Phase: Fake It Until You Make It

 I’m in the midst what is commonly called the Abagnale Phase of a new career. And by  commonly called I mean just me really. I’m the only one that calls it that.  So not it’s not  common vernacular at all. But I think it could be a thing. Like a thing people say as a  commonly understood colloquialism. Or at least maybe something that attains Urban  Dictionary status. I’m guessing that as you read this most of you do not […]

Flipped Learning #99: Podcasting with Rob Cesternino

July 22, 2014 6:50 pm
Flipped Learning #99: Podcasting with Rob Cesternino

Troy Cockrum interviewed Rob Cesternino, host of RobHasAPodcast and Post-Show Recaps about how to start and build a podcast.

Flipped Learning #98: ISTE Interview – Field Day App

July 18, 2014 8:41 pm
Flipped Learning #98: ISTE Interview – Field Day App

Troy Cockrum interviewed Erica Stone with Field Day App.

Flipped Learning #97: ISTE Interview – Kajeet

July 15, 2014 8:33 pm
Flipped Learning #97: ISTE Interview – Kajeet

Troy Cockrum interviewed David Taylor from Kajeet.

TheatreCast #060- Theatrical Rights Worldwide

July 15, 2014 2:12 pm
TheatreCast #060- Theatrical Rights Worldwide

Join Nick Cusumano as he welcomes Fred Stuart, the director of marketing, for Theatrical Rights Worldwide. As agents for the authors, TRW grants live stage production rights.They also provide the authorized performance materials required to rehearse and present these musicals, in addition to innovative products aimed at helping the artistic and commercial value of those presentations.Fred explains the process of how to licenses a musical from Theatrical Rights World Wide. Fred shares titles from their catalogue for perfect for high schools and community theaters to produce to such Spamalot, Curtains, All Shook Up and more. Fred enlightens us on how TRW has been on the for front of incorporating technology resources for their customers into improve the production process such as electronic perusals and musical resources.

Google Educast #150: Code Gym Class With Google’s Coach D

July 15, 2014 9:00 am
Google Educast #150: Code Gym Class With Google’s Coach D

This week we’ve got a very special Educast with a special guest “Coach D”- D. Feher from Google, who works on special projects with Google.

Chalkles: The ADHD App [Edu-Comic]

July 14, 2014 9:35 pm
Chalkles: The ADHD App [Edu-Comic]

The latest funny from Chalkles.

Mission Monday #040: From Unconventional to Exceptional

July 14, 2014 3:30 pm
Mission Monday #040: From Unconventional to Exceptional

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 to Rick Marlatt (@rickmarlatt) about his plethora of experiences: middle school teacher, soon-to-be high school teacher, college adjunct professor, and writer/award winner of poetry. He also talks about the college students he recently had the pleasure of teaching, how they come from […]