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Blended Learning Roundtable with Roshni Desai
Oct 19 • 32 min
Welcome back to GotTechED the Podcast this is episode 70 called Blended Learning Roundtable with Roshni Desai. In this episode we’ll be talking with blended learning expert Roshni Desai about her experience running a blended learning classroom. We’ll be…
EdTech Solutions and Hybrid Learning Updates
Oct 5 • 40 min
GotTechED the Podcast Episode #69: EdTech Solutions and Hybrid Learning Updates Welcome back to GotTechED the podcast this is episode 69 called “Listener Mail and Hybrid Learning Updates”. In this episode, we’ll provide an update on our remote and hybrid…
Creating Effective Virtual PD for Teachers
Sep 20 • 29 min
If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please visit our (https://gotteched.com/contact-us/#) and let us know how we can help you today! Welcome back to GotTechED the podcast this is episode 68 called “Creating…
Hybrid Learning Challenges and How to Overcome Them
Sep 7 • 33 min
Welcome back to GotTechED the podcast this is episode 67 called “Hybrid Learning Challenges and How to Overcome Them”. In this episode, we’ll take a deep dive into the challenges of hybrid learning and teaching that we are experiencing during our first…
Clever Ways to Engage Students Using Meet or Zoom During Remote or Hybrid Learning
Aug 24 • 30 min
Episode #66: Clever Ways to Engage Students Using Google Meet or Zoom During Remote or Hybrid Learning If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please visit our (https://gotteched.com/contact-us/#) and let us…
(16) #EdTech Tools for the New School Year (Remote or in Person)
Aug 10 • 51 min
GotTechED the Podcast Episode #65 16 EdTech Tools for the New School Year If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please visit our (https://gotteched.com/contact-us/#) and let us know how we can help you today!…
Mindset Mondays with Anthony Tyrkala
Jul 27 • 33 min
GotTechED the Podcast Episode #64 Mindset Mondays with Anthony Tyrkala If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please visit our (https://gotteched.com/contact-us/#) and let us know how we can help you today!…
(18) Chrome Extensions that Teachers Should Recommend to Their Students
Jul 13 • 42 min
GotTechED the Podcast Episode #63 (18) Chrome Extensions that Teachers Should Recommend to Their Students If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please visit our (https://gotteched.com/contact-us/#) and let us…
19 Chrome Extensions for Teachers
Jun 29 • 38 min
In episode 62 of GotTechED the Podcast called 19 Google Chrome Extensions for Teachers, we’ll be continuing our G-Suite series and talking about all the Google Chrome you need to be using today. These extensions have been broken into several categories…
A Reflective Episode on Current Events
Jun 15 • 13 min
Welcome back to GotTechED the Podcast. We’re going to take a break from our regular podcast schedule to address the issues regarding race and police violence in the United States. Over the last couple weeks Guise and I have taken a pause from creating…
20 G-Suite Apps and Add-Ons to Increase Student Engagement
Jun 1 • 35 min
Welcome back to gotteched the podcast. Episodses 58 - 63 are part of a 5-episode series devoted to G-Suite Activities, Addons, Teacher Extensions, and Student Extensions. In this episode we’ll share 20 of our favorite GSuite apps and add-ons that you and…
EdTech Buffet with Stephanie Howell
May 17 • 44 min
In this episode, we’ll be interrupting our GSuite series for a special sit down with EdTech Guru Stephanie Howell. We talk to Stephanie about her digital edtech smackdowns, the google innovator program, and organization edtech hacks.
40 G-Suite Activities to Enhance Student Learning in the Classroom (PART 2)
May 4 • 23 min
GotTechED the Podcast Episode #(58) Title 40 G-Suite Activities to Try in Your Classroom Part 2 In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss: 40 G-Suite Activities to Try in Your Classroom If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we…
40 G-Suite Activities to Try in Your Classroom Part 1
Apr 19 • 31 min
Nick and Guise discuss 40 G-Suite activities that you can implement in your classroom. Make sure to check out the show notes as we give you several templates for these activities!
Green-Screening with Jennifer Leban
Apr 6 • 36 min
In this episode, Nick and Guise talk with the ever-so-talented Jennifer Leban. We picked Jen’s brain about all her green-screen secrets including methods of best practices, the misconceptions of green-screening, and some of her favorite green-screen uses…
Teacher Resources For Distance Learning Practices
Mar 23 • 14 min
Teacher Resources For Distance Learning Practices In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss: Resources that are available to help teachers for distance learning Edtech companies that are upgrading teacher accounts for free during the pandemic If…
18 #Edtech Activities to Try During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Mar 23 • 32 min
COVID-19 has challenged teachers to take on distance learning. GotTechED the Podcast believes that all educators have the ability to succeed through creativity, drive, and resources. Therefore, Nick and Guise decided to try to help out by creating a…
Anyone Can Create Media w/ Bruce Reicher
Mar 7 • 25 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast, we interview Bruce Reicher to talk about using media in the classroom to create valuable learning opportunities for our students. We discuss best practices, edtech tools, and project ideas. Check it out!
Bringing Real-World Experiences to the Classroom
Feb 23 • 32 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast, we discuss the characteristics of Real-World Opportunities and the Edtech that supports the integration of Real-World Opportunities into the classroom!
Blended Learning w/ Charity Dodd
Feb 8 • 33 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss Blended Learning Best Practices and the Edtech that goes with it!
Organizational EdTech Tools from NJECC 2020
Jan 26 • 24 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast, we discuss The NJECC 2020 Conference, 10 Organizational Edtech Tools, and Slidesmania.com.
20 EdTech Tools to Try in 2020
Jan 12 • 34 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast Nick and Guise discuss 20 new edtech tools they are excited to try in 2020.
Questions that Need Answered in Education
Dec 30, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we reflect on 2019, address Educational Questions from our peers and listeners, and talk about Books, what PD we will be doing over break!
Flipped Classroom Practices with Flippinggoodtech.com
Dec 15, 2019 • 43 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss the flipped classroom, the advantages of the flipped classroom, and some examples of projects for the flipped classroom with our guests Elizabeth King and Darryl Legaspi from the ConnectED Podcast.
Unconventional Uses for EdTech Tools
Dec 2, 2019 • 37 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss: Using current events to promote problem solving and critical thinking Unconventional uses of edtech tools GotTechED Shoutouts If you are a new listener to GotTechED the Podcast, we would love to hear…
Curated Collections to Drive Student-Centered Learning
Nov 18, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss how curation fits into education, #edtech tools that are used in education, and types of projects that would benefit from the curation of resources.
Elevate Learning with Gamification Techniques
Nov 5, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode we discuss gamification, common uses of gamification edtech tools ideas for implementing gamification into the classroom.
Essential #EdTech for Your Outdoor Classroom
Oct 21, 2019 • 39 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast, we discuss the Outdoor Classroom including #edtech and lesson ideas that will enhance your lessons!
Adding Virtual Professional Development into Your School’s Culture
Oct 7, 2019 • 45 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss the characteristics of good virtual professional development and provide you with ideas for virtual professional development.
20 ways to use Google Sites in the 1:1 Classroom
Sep 23, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss Google Sites for teacher use and Google Sites for the Student-Centered Classroom.
30 EdTech Resources for the New School Year
Sep 10, 2019 • 51 min
Nick and I have curated 30 of our favorite resources to jump start the new school year. We’ve each selected our favorite teacher blogs, Edtech Tools, and educational podcasts.
TargetED Learning: A Standards-Based Grading Tool that All Teachers Must Have
Aug 27, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss What is TargetED Learning?, Choice-Boards, and EdTech Tools to support Research, Formative Assessment, and Summative Assessments
15 Presentation Project Ideas and the EdTech Tools that Support Them
Aug 13, 2019 • 40 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss the benefits of student presentations, EdTech tools that enhance presentations, and student presentation project ideas.
BONUS Episode Featuring Music EdTech Tool WURRLYedu
Jul 28, 2019 • 21 min
Nick and Guise interview a few members of the WURRLYedu team. WURRLYedu is a music education platform that offers culturally relevant content and interactive digital tools to make music education fun, effective and affordable.
8 Classroom Projects With Music Technology
Jul 28, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode of GotTechED the Podcast we discuss 10 Benefits of Integrating Music into the classroom, several music-based projects, and provide a sneak-peak into the EdTech tool WURRLYedu.
10 Ways to Use Audio Recording in a Student-Centered Classroom
Jul 16, 2019 • 38 min
We describe 10 specific project ideas that you can bring to your student- centered classroom that involve audio recordings AND give you the edtech you’ll need to make those projects a reality.
11 #EdTech Updates from ISTE that All Teachers Should Know About
Jul 1, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode, Nick and Guise talk about their favorite #edtech take-a-ways from the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia. They review the latest improvements to their favorite #edtech tools as well as introduce a few new tools.
50 Chrome Extensions for the Student-Centered Classroom
Jun 17, 2019 • 52 min
In this episode Nick and I talk about 50 Chrome Extensions for the Student-Centered Classroom that spans over six categories including Creativity, Curation, Feedback, Personalization, Presentation, and Productivity.
4 Inexpensive Ways to Grow as a Teacher over the Summer
Jun 3, 2019 • 32 min
We talk about PD that you can attend from home, local conferences and edcamps that you can check out in person, online certifications to pursue at your leisure, and our top 4 reading list.
How to Implement Passion Projects into your Classroom
May 20, 2019 • 34 min
In this episode, Guise and I welcome Andrew Paull onto the show as we dive deep into Passion Projects and their implementation in your classroom. We’ll also review our Top 7 reasons for incorporating passion projects and close the show by putting Andy on…
The Ultimate Guide to Classroom Screencasting
May 8, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode, Guise and I explore the power of screencasting for student projects and teacher efficiency, taking a look at our favorite tools and project ideas.
24 Tech Tools for Student-Centered Learning
Apr 22, 2019 • 41 min
Guise and Nick dive deep into the foundational building blocks of student-centered classrooms and the changing roles of teacher and student.
Project-Based Learning and Choice Boards with Jennifer Skomial
Apr 8, 2019 • 46 min
Guise and I welcome the 2019 New Jersey State Teacher of the Year, Jen Skomial. Jen talks about her recent win as state teacher of the year and shares her expert advice on student-centered learning.
EdTech Fantasy Draft: 41 EdTech Tools for the Student-Centered Classroom
Mar 25, 2019 • 54 min
Nick and Guise invite EdTech Guru Jeff Losch onto the show to participate in the first-ever EdTech Fantasy Draft focusing on the Student-Centered Classroom!
Using Edjinotes for Student Collaboration and Feedback w/ Dan Gallagher
Mar 9, 2019 • 47 min
Guise and Nick welcome Dan Gallagher in to talk about Feedback and Collaboration with Edjinotes. Next, Guise and Nick put Dan on the GotTechED Hotseat to learn about his favorite EdTech resources.
Microsoft Teams vs Google Classroom: You Decide
Feb 25, 2019 • 44 min
In this episode, we compare Microsoft Teams vs. Google Classroom, share some edtech mash-ups: different ways that apps, extensions, and websites can be combined in interesting ways for your classroom, and we put Nick on the GotTechED HotSeat.
Project-Based Learning from Idea to Implementation with Guest Richard Smith
Feb 11, 2019 • 45 min
Guise and Nick welcome technology guru Richard Smith to talk about Project-Based Learning and ways to get students involved in non-tradition education
Effective, Yet Simple Methods of Introducing Real-Life Problems into Your Classroom
Jan 27, 2019 • 45 min
Guise and Nick welcome Karen Lucci and David Sherwin to talk about effective methods for implementing real-life problems (Student-Centered Learning) into the classroom.
Is a Genius Hour a Genius Idea
Jan 14, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode, we reflect on the #njecc2019 conference. We talk about Genius Hour and how teachers can implement a Genius Hour into their curriculum.
EdTech Bonanza
Dec 31, 2018 • 32 min
Guise and Nick share their #edtech holiday wishlist and discuss each other’s New Years Resolutions. They also take at the top 3 edtech they’re most excited about using in 2019.
The Art of Questioning, Preservice Teachers, & Leadership Characteristics
Dec 17, 2018 • 44 min
Welcome to GotTechED the Podcast! In this episode, Guise and Nick discuss the art of teacher questioning after a teacher inquiry. They share their experiences after some recent college visits with Rutgers and Rider University students. They also take a…
Flipped Classroom, Universal Design for Learning (UDL), and Edtech Reform
Dec 3, 2018 • 32 min
Guise and Nick interview Kyle Niemis, co-creator of ClassroomQ, an exciting new way to manage students questions during class.
Quarter 1 Grading Tips, Pop Culture Lessons, and Being Thankful!
Nov 16, 2018 • 39 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick share the most effective edtech for faster grading. After a teacher inquiry, they discuss some ways that pop culture can be used to enhance learning. In the spirit of the holidays, they also share some of the things they’re…
Professional Learning Community’s (PLC’s) vs. Professional Learning Networks (PLN’s), & Teacher Conventions vs. Edcamps
Nov 4, 2018 • 44 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick compare Professional Learning Communities to Professional Learning Networks. Next, they discuss some of the differences between traditional teacher conventions and edcamps. Nick shares some surprising educational statistics…
STEM Misconceptions, 21st Century Mindset, and Teachers as Leaders
Oct 22, 2018 • 40 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the most common ways that teachers misunderstand STEM education. After a teachers inquiry, they discuss 21st century teaching via “The 4 C’s”. They also take a look at the important role of teacher leaders and how…
Second-Chance Learning, Escape Rooms, and Pecha Kucha
Oct 8, 2018 • 42 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the educational trend of assessment retakes through “second-chance learning”. After a teachers inquiry, they discuss how room escapes can be incorporated into the classroom. They also take a look at a unique style…
Teacher Creativity, EdTech Round-table, and PD Badge System
Sep 24, 2018 • 38 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the benefits of teaching creatively. After a teachers inquiry, they discuss the role of an educational tech coach from multiple perspectives. They also take a look at badge systems as a motivational tool for…
New Teacher Tips, Homework?, & 21st Century Pen Pals
Sep 10, 2018 • 33 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick share their thoughts on work-life balance for new teachers. After a teachers inquiry, they discuss the value of homework in modern education. They also take a look at the concept of 21st-century pen-pals in the classroom.…
Student-Centered Learning: Methods of Best Practice
Aug 27, 2018 • 42 min
Guise and Nick discuss student-centered strategies that every teacher should know. After a teachers inquiry, they explain the difference between gamification and game-based learning. They also take a look at social media and some creative ways that it can…
Making the Switch from Traditional to Student-Centered Teaching
Aug 14, 2018 • 38 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick discuss the evolution, meaning, and values of student-centered learning in education. Nick tries to stump Guise in an educational edition of Two Truths and a Lie. They also take a look at the implementation of portfolios in…
Survival Tips for the First-Year Teacher
Jul 31, 2018 • 45 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick give some simple, practical tips for new teachers. After a teacher’s inquiry, they review some of their favorite ways to use Google Slides. They also take a look at better methods for starting the school year in the most…
Using Classcraft to Motivate the Unmotivated Student
Jul 17, 2018 • 43 min
Guise and Nick sit down with Josh Holland to talk about gamification technology that can motivate the unmotivated students. They talk about some recent game-changing news in the realm of education. Then Guise and Nick share some free upcoming professional…
Summer Professional Development
Jun 30, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about upcoming summer professional development opportunities. They talk about edtech resources that they want to check out. They will also give you a list of books, podcasts, and websites that can help you get ideas to…
State Testing and Battling Senioritis
Jun 12, 2018 • 29 min
Guise and Nick talk about state testing and then share clever ideas to prevent senioritis from taking over your classroom. Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the tech-tool category of “Tech Coach Favorites” in their Tech Battle Royale!
Google Docs Best Practices
Jun 7, 2018 • 54 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about their favorite uses of Google Docs, trends in education that might surprise you, and all thing Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR). Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the tech-tool category of…
Competency-Based Grading and the Technology Integration Matrix
May 22, 2018 • 42 min
Guise and Nick talk about competency-based grading and standards-based grading. They talk about the Technology Integration Matrix as a possible replacement for the SAMR Model. After a teacher’s inquiry, they explore the differences between standards-based…
Personalized Learning Methods of Best Practice
May 7, 2018 • 46 min
Guise and Nick debate whether E-Learning is a viable way for districts to make up snow days. They talk about the different ways that teachers can personalize learning for their students.
Misconceptions of the 1:1 Classroom
Apr 9, 2018 • 47 min
Welcome to GotTechED the Podcast! In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about the biggest misconceptions regarding the one-to-one classroom. After a teacher’s inquiry, they explore the topic of active learning through the use of hyperdocs.
Using Google Sites to Create Digital Escape Room
Mar 26, 2018 • 48 min
In today’s episode, Nick and Guise discuss the best ways to achieve maximum creativity and productivity. Learn about fantastic applications of Google Sites that engage students with mixed media integration.
Managing the 1:1 Classroom
Mar 12, 2018 • 35 min
Guise and Nick talk about classroom management with edtech tools in the 1:1 classroom.
Starting From The Beginning
Mar 3, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about ways to build a flipped classroom with various screencasting and video editing tools.