In this week’s Education Talk Radio broadcast, edTech Innovator of the month Tim Clark discusses his experience with BYOT implementation. According to Tim the term BYOT is a versatile acronym intended to mean “Bring Your Own Technology, Tools, and Thinking.”
In this interview Randy Moczygemba, Superintendent in New Braunffels, TX, gives an overview of his experience with 1-to-1. He was chosen as this months edTech Innovator for his work with his districts 1-to-1 initiative. The interview, conducted by Exectuive Editor of THE Journal Chris Phieler, focuses on the district wide iPad initiative.
The Follett Challenge is the popular contest that rewards innovation in education, and this year they are offering more awards, a brand new semi-finalist category, and a huge opportunity for all types of schools to highlight their programs.
Listen to the interview with Lisa Schmucki, Founder and CEO, edWeb.net and Dr. Peggy George, co-host of Classroom 2.0 Live, about the use of the internet and how social media creates good learning experiences for educators. Lisa and Peggy met on edWeb as Peggy became a regular at our edWeb webinars. They talked back and forth through the live chats and exchanged emails and tweets before finally meeting up at… read more →
Listen to the interview with Marlene Woo-Lun, publisher of Library Media Connection, along with Larry Jacobs, founder of Education Talk Radio. Original Airdate: 7/11/13 Hosted by Larry Jacobs, the founder of Education Talk Radio, with Marlene Woo-Lun, publisher of Library Media Connection. Listen to the interview below.
Listen to the interview with Marlene Woo-Lun, publisher of Library Media Connection, along with Larry Jacobs, founder of Education Talk Radio discuss the importance of the school library and school librarians. With the introduction of so much new and exciting technology, students and teachers need to know why they need their librarian. Like never before, librarians need to now be in charge of explaining what they are here for, helping… read more →
Original Air Date: March 8th, 2013 edWeb.net and T.H.E. Journal are co-hosts of a series of webinars on edTech innovators. Listen to an interview with Terri Simpson, a middle school English teacher at Maplewood Middle School in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. Terri is the T.H.E. Journal “Innovator of the Month” for March 2013. Terri began using technology with Palm devices to download Shakespeare plays. Her students begin rewriting the plays in… read more →
Original Air Date: February 8th, 2013 Dr. Timothy Hudson, Director of Curriculum Design at DreamBox Learning and Lisa Schmucki, founder and CEO of edWeb.net, talk about the value of an online professional learning community to help educators understand and use a blended approach for instruction. Dr. Hudson discusses how blended learning helps teachers provide more personalized, differentiated instruction. Dreambox Learning has just launched a series of webinars and a professional learning community… read more →
Original Air Date: January 11th, 2013 Marlene Woo-Lun, the publisher of Librarian Media Connection and Lisa Schmucki, founder and CEO of edWeb.net talk about how online communities offer school librarians a place to explore the challenges, opportunities and resources that make school libraries vibrant, vital research and learning environments. Library Media Connection has created a community on edWeb.net, LMC @ The Forefront, to help librarians turn their school libraries into a thriving hub for 21st… read more →