Category: Podcasts

Jill Klune Shares About Tech Tools to Support English Language Learners

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Tech Talk – Jill Klune and Using Tech to Support English Language Learners ELL and Flipgrid ELL and Actively Learn Classroom Hacks – Use Desktop Shortcuts to Get Students Places Faster My classroom hack is both for teaching students, but also for personal productivity… ...

Teacher Feature: Caroline Dwyer On Integrating New Tools

This edition of the pod features our interview with Caroline Dwyer about her efforts to use Teams and Class Notebook with students. Check it out above and check out the resources we discussed on the episode below. Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Bell Ringer Brush Ninja Archive.org Library of ...

Tools to Add to Your Tech Toolbox

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Bell Ringer PowerPoint Seesaw Adobe Spark   Tech Talk – Tools to Add to Your Toolbox Wakelet Pushbullet Green Screens Novel Effect Classroom Hacks – Tips for Managing Devices From Stephanie The classroom hack that I am sharing is all about managing technology in ...

Creative Upgrades

 Resources and Links from This Episode Join the Fun We want to hear from you about your Creative Upgrade ideas. If you have one you want to share join our New Tools Team by doing the following steps: 1.) Log into Office 365 2.) Click the Teams button (near the top) 3.) When Teams ...

Year-In-Review Through Song

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Bell Ringer Ready Player One Bad Blood (book) Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Right Now Year-In-Review Through Song Plickers Elementary Computer Science Project Canva App Smashing Flipgrid Show and Tell Symbaloo Wonderscope Pexel Video (free stock video) Chatterpix Makey-Makey Want to listen ...

The Hour of Code Field Report

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements Sign up to be part of STEMposium Bell Ringer – Books About Coding and Computational Thinking How to Code a Sandcastle by Joshua Funk If I Were a Wizard by Paul Hamilton Margaret and the Moon: How Margaret Saved the First Lunar Landing by Dean Robbins Hello Ruby ...

The Parents, Be Not Ashamed of Tech Edition

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Bell Ringer Forms in the Classroom 10 Best Ways to Use OneNote in the Classroom Why Parents Shouldn’t Be Ashamed About Tech Alexandra Samuel’s Work Parents: Reject Technology Shame (Atlantic Monthly Article) Show and Tell Is Alexa Dangerous? (Atlantic Monthly Article) Coggle Storybird Want ...

The New Tools Pod Is Back

We’re back with a brand new edition of The New Tools. In our first episode of the new year, we take a look back at our first experiences with Ed Tech in the classroom and then share what tech we are most excited about for the new school year. Resources and Links from This Episode ...

Tools of Mass Reflection

Check out the latest edition of The New Tools podcast. This fortnight we begin our exploration of the ISTE Standard Empowered Learner by looking at the first indicator: Students articulate and set personal learning goals, develop strategies leveraging technology to achieve them and reflect on the learning process itself to improve learning outcomes. In particular we discuss tools ...

The New Tools – Fighting Fake News

This fortnight’s edition of The New Tools takes a look at how teachers can support students in separating fact from fiction. We also visit a kindergarten classroom where iPads are being used for the first time. Check out our show page for links to all the resources mentioned in the show Enjoy. Want to listen ...