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How Should We Teach Our Students About Copyright and Creativity?
Feb 10 • 28 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we discuss the importance of helping our students understand Copyright law and how it can affect the projects that they work on each day in class. If you are a new listener to TeacherCast, we would love to hear…
5 Useful Ways To Engage Your Classroom Through Screencasting and Video
Jan 7 • 28 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff welcomes Nefertiti Dukes, the Educator Growth Lead at Screencastify on the podcast to discuss 5 Ways to use Video in the Classroom. Are you using Screencastify in your classroom to create video tutorials or…
How Are You Helping Your Students Set Meaningful, Obtainable, And Measurable Goals?
Dec 25, 2019 • 23 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with Hillary Scharton from Instructure (CanvasLMS) (https://www.instructure.com/canvas/k-12) to discuss the importance of creating meaningful, obtainable, and measurable New Year Resolutions with…
Canvas and Microsoft Education Team Up To Offer Immersive Reader To 8 Million Teachers And Students
Nov 1, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff welcomes VP of K-12 Strategy, Hillary Scharton and Principal Product Manager for Microsoft Education, Mike Tholfsen on the show to discuss how the Immersive Reader can now be used to help millions of…
The Conrad Challenge 2019: Helping Students Change Their Worlds
Oct 14, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we meet Colorado Science Teacher Ryan Johson who last year, mentored a team of students to the final round of the Conrad Challenge.
FIRST LEGO LEAGUE JR: Discovery Edition
Sep 30, 2019 • 20 min
Today we’ll be talking with LEGO Education’s Head of Program Development, Alisha MacIntyre, all about LEGO Education and FIRST’s newest program for the youngest of learners: FIRST LEGO League Discovery Edition.
4 Things That Every Digital Classroom Needs Before The Students Arrive
Aug 21, 2019 • 38 min
Are you looking to start the year off by introducing a fully immersive Digital Classroom? In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Lee Wilson from FreshGrade onto the program to discuss several things that teachers should have set up this…
The Journey of an Entrepreneur Starts With a Single Idea
Aug 8, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff welcomes writer, author, and entrepreneur Shane DeRolf from BigWordClub on the program to talk about how teachers can start with a single idea and turn it into a profitable business concept.
How Do We Support Teachers and Students Who Are Interested In Becoming Entrepreneurs?
Jul 26, 2019 • 31 min
If you are interested in starting a side business to support your teaching, or if you have ever had a student come to you and say “I have an idea … now, what?” this is a fantastic episode that features tips, tricks, and amazing stories of what is…
Mark Wagner: Raising Awareness About What Is Possible In Your Classroom
Jul 25, 2019 • 58 min
In this episode, Jeff welcomes EdTechTeam founder Dr. Mark Wagner on the program to discuss why it’s important for teachers to help students understand how they can create their own future by setting goals and helping them on their path to achieving them.
How Can Technology Help Us Gamify Our Classrooms?
Jul 23, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Steve Halliwell and Cheryl Miller on the program from Promethean to discuss how technology can assist our teachers in the classroom.
How FIRST® LEGO® League Is Teaching STEAM and Confidence.
Jul 22, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with Kim Wierman to learn about the FIRST LEGO League. For more than 30 years, FIRST has partnered with LEGO Education to provide outstanding collaborative learning environments and student competitions…
Helping Students Solve Real World Problems: Featuring Travis Allen
Jul 17, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff welcomes Travis Allen from iSchool Initiative on the program to discuss why it’s important for teachers to allow students to have the opportunity to solve real-world problems in the classroom.
Preparing Our Students For Their Post-Graduation Lives
Apr 23, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with Sharifa Extavour and Ingrid Renderos to discuss how K12 teachers can help get our college and career ready seniors prepared for their post-graduation activities. In this episode, you will…
The Edupreneur
Mar 22, 2019 • 27 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Podcaster and Documentarian Dr. Will Deyamport on the program to discuss the new documentary “The Edupreneur.” If you are interested in learning more about creating a marketable brand for yourself, I…
Are We Speaking To Our Students (and each other) The Right Way? | Featuring Mike Anderson
Mar 14, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with ASCD Author Mike Anderson to discuss his new book What We Say and How We Say It Matter: Teacher Talk that Improves Student Learning and Behavior…
What Are Microsoft Learning Consultants?
Mar 13, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with Lindsey, Zia, Brandon, and Danielle to learn how Microsoft Learning Consultants are providing FREE support and training to Office365 schools worldwide. In this episode, you will learn: Who…
How to Build Your Educational Brand
Mar 8, 2019 • 59 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we sit down with Richard Byrne, Jarrod Bormann, and Super Joe Pardo to about how they have built successful educational brands. Today’s episode is brought to you by Student Treasures…
Give Your Students a Boost In Their Reading Comprehension with EDJI
Feb 26, 2019 • 20 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Will Stewart and Lacey Greco on the program to discuss how Edji (https://www.teachercast.net/blog/introducing-edji-a-technology-coachs-go-to-resource/) is being used to help students of all ages…
Do Your Students Have Math Fact Fluency?
Jan 15, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome ASCD authors Jennifer Bay-Williams and Gina Kling on the program to discuss how students can easily pick up complex math concepts no matter what grade or ability level. Please check out their new book…
Intel Tech Learning Lab
Jan 8, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode of the (https://www.teachercast.net/episodes/teachercast-podcast/) , we welcome Raysana Hurtado from Intel and California Educator, Kennan Scott, onto the program to discuss how Intel is transforming education by demonstrating what might…
How can we talk to our students about race and religion in 2019?
Jan 1, 2019 • 54 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with authors Matthew R Kay and Shawna Coppola about race relations in today’s classrooms and how school districts, teachers, and students can sit down and have positive and constructive conversations on…
Help a Teacher – Featuring Debbie Scott
Nov 18, 2018 • 18 min
In this episode of the (http://www.helpateacher.com) , a fantastic network of educators that allows teachers to connect with other teachers to support them with their classroom needs. In this episode, you will learn: What is HelpATeacher? Why do teachers…
ISTE Creative Constructor Lab
Nov 16, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we broadcast LIVE from the 2018 ISTE Creative Constructor Lab (https://conference.iste.org/2018CreativeConstructorLab/program.php) and discuss the topics of Creativity and Collaboration in today’s classrooms.…
Educating Students about Hamilton the Musical
Nov 5, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with members of The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History about their partnership with the award-winning Broadway Musical, Hamilton. About The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American HistoryFounded…
Creating Virtual Field Trips with Streamable Learning
Oct 26, 2018 • 41 min
In this episode of TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Doug Ashton from Streamable Learning (http://www.streamablelearning.com) along with educators Mark Hauk and Martin McGuire to discuss how students are able to travel the world through virtual field trips.…
A Conversation with Pam Moran
Oct 18, 2018 • 71 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with Pam Moran to discuss her 43 years of being in education. Learn not only how to create a positive and innovative culture in your school district but also why it’s important to have the ability…
Using Microsoft Teams and Flipgrid in the Classroom
Sep 20, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Justin Chando from Microsoft Teams and Joey from Flipgrid on the podcast to talk about how to create a seamless digital classroom using collaborative tools found in Office365. In this episode, we…
The Conrad Challenge: Where Students Create World-Changing Innovations
Sep 18, 2018 • 42 min
In this episode of the Conrad Challenge (http://www.conradchallenge.org) is promoting collaborative, student-centered, real world-relevant learning that fosters innovation and entrepreneurship, unleashing students’ potential to create future-defining…
Creating a Culture of Positive Professional Learning
Sep 5, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Teaching Matters CEO Lynette Guastaferro on the program to discuss how school districts can improve teacher moral and improve student test scores by building a culture of positive professional…
What If? Building Students’ Problem-Solving Skills Through Complex Challenges
Aug 27, 2018 • 21 min
In this episode of the of TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome (https://www.teachercast.net/?s=ascd) Author Dr. Ronald Bethetto on the program to discuss his new book What If? Building Students’ Problem-Solving Skills Through Complex Challenges. We wish to…
How to write for screenplays and movies | Featuring Doug Keith
Aug 25, 2018 • 51 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome author, director, and producer Doug Keith on the program to talk about how we can teach our students the art of writing long form not just in a single storyline, but across multiple projects. In this…
10 Success Factors for Literacy Intervention – Featuring Susan Hall Ed.D | ASCD
Aug 24, 2018 • 34 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome author and CEO of the 95 Percent Group, Susan Hall on the program to discuss the importance of Literacy Intervention in the primary grades. Check out Susan’s new book “10 Success Factors for Literacy…
Using Video Conferencing in the Classroom: Featuring Stacey Roshan
Aug 17, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode of the (https://www.teachercast.net/episodes/teachercast-podcast/) , we welcome Stacey Roshan on the program to talk about the power of Video in the classroom. Stacey is a veteran teacher who for the last 7 years has been flipping her…
Bethany Petty: How to enhance learning through technology integration
Aug 7, 2018 • 29 min
(http://twitter.com/bethany_petty) on the podcast to discuss how teachers are creating engaging and dynamic lessons with technology in their classrooms. Together we discuss Blended Learning, Flipped Learning, Gamification, and her new book Illuminate from…
Should education come to tech … or should tech come to education?
Jul 13, 2018 • 60 min
What is the value of educational technology in the classroom? Should EdTech companies be spending more time in our classrooms learning how we teach? Or … should they be coming up with new and innovative programs and gadgets for us to be teaching … with?…
LEGO Education Master Educator | ISTE 2018
Jul 5, 2018 • 99 min
This year at ISTE, I had the amazing opportunity to join 90 educators from across the United States as a member of the first cohort of the LEGO Education Master Educator program. The LEGO Educator Master Educator Program is a network of educators who use…
Is Creativity and Innovation Alive in Today’s Classrooms? – Featuring John and Desi Kao
Jul 1, 2018 • 21 min
Seattle (http://teachercast.net/microsoftedu) and I have always been fascinated by not only his point of view on today’s educational landscape but by the way he is able to very clearly make sense of many of the things we take for granted every day in our…
Visible Learning Plus
May 24, 2018 • 22 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Mike Soules, the President of Corwin and Dr. Julie Smith, Corwin’s Senior Director for Visible Learning on the show to discuss Visible Learning Plus, a brand new professional development platform…
Now That’s a Good Question | Featuring Erik M. Francis
May 16, 2018 • 22 min
(https://www.teachercast.net/product/1416620753/US/teach00-20/?cart=y) In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with ASCD Author Erik M. Francis about his book “Now That’s a Good Question! How to Promote Cognitive Rigor Through Classroom…
Brian Mendler: How to Build Responsibility, Relationships, and Respect in Your Classroom
Apr 24, 2018 • 41 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome ASCD author Brian Mendler to discuss his new book. Discipline with Dignity, 4th Edition: How to Build Responsibility, Relationships, and Respect in Your Classroom.
Dr. Robyn Jackson (Never Underestimate Teachers)
Apr 23, 2018 • 22 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome ASCD author Robyn Jackson on the program to discuss her new book: Never Underestimate Your Teachers: Instructional Leadership for Excellence in Every Classroom. In this episode, we discuss: How she…
Padlet CEO Opens Up About New Pricing Model
Apr 6, 2018 • 36 min
This week witnessed a major tremor in the Twittersphere when 10 Million monthly users woke up to learn that Padlet, a popular digital bulletin board, has adjusted their pricing model. What happened after that was the coming together of passionate…
Edmentum: Blending Technology with Pedagogy to help ALL Students
Feb 23, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we sit down with Tony Skauge and Jamie Candee to showcase how teachers are using Edmentum to design engaging learning experiences for their students. About Edmentum Edmentum, Inc., is committed to making it…
Are You Professionally Driven? A Conversation with @JBormann3
Feb 12, 2018 • 38 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with Technology Integration Specialist Jarod Bormann, author of the book Professionally Driven. Together, we break down the role of professional development in the school district and begin to…
Strategies for Bringing Robotics and STEM Education into Every Classroom
Feb 11, 2018 • 22 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with Dr. Ayanna Howard, Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology about Robotics, STEM Education, and her upcoming Keynote at the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC)
STEAM Education: Creating a MakerSpace for our Youngest Learners | @LEGO_Education
Feb 10, 2018 • 30 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we learn that STEM Education is not just for the K-12 classroom but can also be introduced as young as 2-3 years old. Recently, LEGO Education has released great products aimed at our youngest of learners. On…
Bring Augmented Reality into your Classrooms with @MetaverseApp Today!
Feb 9, 2018 • 30 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we discuss Augmented Reality with Metaverse CEO, Dmitry Shapiro. Together, we explore how Augmented Reality is being used in and out of the classrooms and learn where this amazing technology will be taking us as…
Teaching Beyond the Standardized Test – Preparing Our Kids for Life | @Edu21Century
Feb 7, 2018 • 31 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with TED speaker Ted Dintersmith about his movie “Most Likely to Succeed” and ask the question, “what should our students be learning in school?” Follow our PodcastThe TeacherCast Educational…
Let’s Cut The Tech for a Minute … and talk about Whiteboards with @mc_Squares
Feb 6, 2018 • 13 min
Can a Whiteboard be considered Educational Technology? Find out how you can bring “Unplugged EdTech” into your next classroom activity with mcSquares. | TeacherCast Podcast #163
How can we inspire the next generation of leaders and innovators through STEM Education? | Featuring @CartoonNetwork & @Scratch
Feb 3, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we sit down with Jill King from the Cartoon Network and Champika Fernando from the Scratch team to discuss why it is critical to be teaching STEM and coding skills to children of all ages.
@Padcaster is the perfect solution for your iPad based video production studio
Feb 2, 2018 • 35 min
(http://www.padcaster.com) In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, I sit down with one of the founders of the Padcaster, Josh Apter to discuss educational video production and how your school can create an extremely professional video product using…
What is todays State of Teacher Professional Learning? | @CorwinPress
Jan 1, 2018 • 34 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast we sit down with Mike Soules and Dr. Sonja-Hollins Alexander from Corwin to discuss a recent surgery of more than 6300 educators on the state of professional development in schools today.
@Eduporium: The Perfect Place to Purchase STEM Equipment for Schools
Sep 29, 2017 • 17 min
Eduporium is a marketplace that acts similar to Amazon, yet is focused on providing school districts a direct, purchase order friendly way of bringing in STEM and Makerspace items into their schools.
LearnStorm: a FREE challenge that helps students start the year strong from @KhanAcademy
Sep 28, 2017 • 15 min
LearnStorm 2017 is a FREE six-week challenge that helps students build skills and mindsets to start the school year strong.
Making Robotics Accessible to all Students with the Edison Robot from @MeetEdison
Sep 27, 2017 • 19 min
On today’s episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome Kat Kennewell and Phil Grigonis on the program to showcase the amazing Edison Robot from Microbric. About Edison Robots In 2014, with only a tiny team based in South Australia, Microbric launched…
Learn how to build your own robot car using #GoPiGo from Dexter Industries
Sep 26, 2017 • 16 min
Learn how the GoPiGo from Dexter Industries is helping to bring robotics into the classrooms of millions of students worldwide.
Microsoft YouthSpark: Creating opportunities to learn Coding and Programming for Millions of Students Worldwide
Sep 25, 2017 • 43 min
Learn how Microsoft YouthSpark is helping to bring a rich coding and programming education to students worldwide.
@WonderWorkshop: Bringing Dot and Dash into your Curriculum
Sep 24, 2017 • 23 min
Dot and Dash from Wonder Workshops are great robots for your classroom. Learn how to infuse them into your curriculum today!
Would you ever ask your students to be a @HardcoreCloser?
Sep 23, 2017 • 32 min
On this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome the Hardcore Closer Ryan Stewman on to discuss how he went from high school drop out to being a multi-time best selling author and entrepreneur.
Satya Nadella: Microsoft CEO’s Vision for Education Speech
Sep 22, 2017 • 93 min
On May 2, 2017, I had the privilege of being invited to attend the #LEARNWHATSNEXT (https://news.microsoft.com/microsoft-event-may-2017/) keynote produced by Microsoft. The first of its kind during Microsoft Satya Nadella’s tenure as CEO, the keynote…
Closing the STEM Gender Gap: One Classroom at a Time
Sep 21, 2017 • 45 min
On today’s episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we take a look at the topic of the Gender Gap in STEM Education. For more information on this topic, please visit MakeWhatsNext.com.
Device Deployment and Data Syncing with Microsoft Data Sync | @MicrosoftEDU
Sep 20, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode, we learn how Microsoft School Data Sync can be used in tandem with Intune for Education to help you sync your school devices.
Teaching Coding and Programming for All Students | @GoTynker
Sep 19, 2017 • 36 min
On today’s episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, I welcome educator Dan Rezac from Tynker.com on to discuss STEM Education and how Tynker is offering educators a FREE professional development opportunity called the Blue Ribbon Educator Program.
You’re The Principal … Now What ??? | @JenSchwanke @ASCD
Sep 18, 2017 • 43 min
On today’s podcast, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Elementary Principal and ASCD Author Jennifer Schwanke to discuss her new book called “You’re the Principal! Now What? Strategies and Solutions for New School Leaders.” I met Jennifer Schwanke on…
How can we fully engage our students in digital learning?
Sep 17, 2017 • 21 min
Learn how to engage your students in interactive and innovative learning using SMART Amp, a fantastic software package that combines digital learning with worldwide collaboration.
Having Confidence in your EdTech Purchases with the help of the @EdSurge Concierge Program
Sep 16, 2017 • 19 min
EdSurge Concierge service is a free of charge, 1:1 service offered to School Districts who are seeking assistance finding the right technology to fit the needs of their learning environments.
Providing Computer Science Education to over one million students | @CSNYC
Sep 15, 2017 • 49 min
With the help of CSNYC, more than 1.1 MILLION students are learning about Computer Science subjects such as Coding and Programming. In this episode, we learn the reasons why Computer Science Education is paramount for all of our students in all of our…
The Definitive Podcast About Minecraft Education Edition featuring @PlayCraftLearn @MicrosoftEDU
Sep 14, 2017 • 56 min
Welcome to the TeacherCast Podcast. In this episode, Jeff sits down with Microsoft Innovative Educator Steve Isaacs, and Minecraft Education Manager Neal Manegold to discuss how Minecraft Education Education is shifting the way our students are learning…
How can I Participate in the #Skypeathon with my students? | @MicrosoftEDU
Sep 13, 2017 • 27 min
Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with New Jersey educator and Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, Steve Isaacs and TEDx Speaker and Middle School Educator Marialice Curran to discuss how the Skypeathon has impacted their classrooms.
Search Engine Optimization in the Classroom | @coolestguyinseo
Sep 12, 2017 • 37 min
Search Engine Optimization is a skill that we all should be thinking about when we teach our students about Digital Citizenship. When we teach our students to comment on each other’s Google docs, we are really setting our students up to improve their…
The Innovation of Music Education and Creativity with @JohnKao
Sep 11, 2017 • 37 min
Join Jeff and John on September 24th for “Hack the Classroom” Presented by Microsoft Education LIVE from 8-10AM PST. For more information: TeacherCast.net/HackTheClassroom
Lets have a serious discussion about Digital Literacy | Tips Tricks and Strategies w/ @DrCorinneHyde
Sep 7, 2017 • 51 min
Welcome to the TeacherCast Podcast. In this episode, Jeff sits down with Dr. Corinne Hyde, a fantastic professor at USC Rossier School of Education and an amazing educator to have a very candid discussion about Digital Literacy. In this interview we touch…
Learning about Kindness and Caring with The @BuzzyLuvz Bees.
Sep 5, 2017 • 9 min
Jeff sits down with author Marnie Howard to discuss her new educational books called The BuzzyLuvz and how moms and dads worldwide are teaching great behavior skills to their students with the help of some little bees.
QR Codes, Augmented Reality and other Scannable Tech from @ClassTechTips
Sep 4, 2017 • 31 min
Jeff sits down with educator, author, and Apple Distinguished Educator Monica Burns to discuss her book Deeper Learning with QR Codes and Augmented Reality.
@RecapThat Provides Teachers With Simple To Use Video Feedback Between Teachers And Students
Sep 3, 2017 • 16 min
Recap is a free video response and reflection app developed by the makers of Swivl. It gives teachers and parents insight into students’ learning and progress by introducing video as a quick, simple and everyday tool to collect student data. Recap…
@McSquares: Digital Whiteboards for Collaborative Classrooms
Sep 2, 2017 • 16 min
Jeff sits down with Travis and Anthony from mcSquares, a dynamic new edtech tool that brings personalized non-tech learning back into the classrooms.
Learn how you can help your students succeed this year with TenMarks
Sep 1, 2017 • 15 min
While getting students interested in math can be a challenge for teachers, TenMarks has found a fun – and timely – way to get kids buzzing about numbers. Drawing on students’ interest in sports and the excitement of the annual March Madness basketball…
Learn How Adobe Education Exchange Can Help You Engage Your Digital Classroom Today! | @AdobeEdu
Aug 30, 2017 • 23 min
Jeff sits down with Matt Niemitz from Adobe Education to discuss Adobe Education Exchange, a free resource for teachers to learn how to enhance their curriculum using Adobe solutions.
Learn Why @ModRobotics Are A Great Solution To Teaching Robotics In Your Classroom
Aug 29, 2017 • 29 min
Modular Robotics are simple robots for classrooms and students of all ages.
What does it take to become an Apple Distinguished School?
Aug 27, 2017 • 48 min
Have you ever wondered what an Apple Distinguished School looks like? Have you ever thought about rolling out a successful 1:1 initiative across thousands of students and teachers? In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with Ross…
How can we bring Coding and Programming into the Classroom?
Aug 24, 2017 • 45 min
In this episode, Jeff sits down with Kasia Chmielinski to learn how Scratch is being used in over 150 countries in more than 40 languages. Join Jeff, Rob Pennington, Kevin Donatello, and Sam Patterson as we dive into the Hour of Code and Beyond on…
A Conversation with @EdSurge about todays Educational Landscape
Aug 23, 2017 • 39 min
Jeff sits down with Mary Jo Madda and Michael Winters to discuss how EdSurge is one of the BEST resources for educators on the planet! Learn how EdSurge was founded and how it operates today.
Camtasia: Screencasting Made Simple for Teachers and Students
Aug 21, 2017 • 20 min
Join former educator Jason Valade as he provides inspirational ways to teach more effectively and enrich experiences in and out of the classroom.
Gifted and Talented: How do we support our most advanced learners?
Aug 19, 2017 • 40 min
In this episode, we discuss several ways to provide value to our Gifted and Talented Students.
Should your school be investing in Microsoft Surface Tablets? | @MicrosoftEDU
Aug 18, 2017 • 22 min
Microsoft Surface Tablets are lightweight, powerful, and versatile… but, should they be the choice for school students in the classroom?
Talking about Future Ready Schools with The Alliance for Excellent Education
Aug 16, 2017 • 25 min
Jeff sits down with Terri Schwartzbeck and Sam Patterson to discuss the Alliance for Excellent Education, Digital Learning Day and how you can have a Future Ready School.
Are you celebrating Global School Play Day? | @GSPlayDay
Aug 15, 2017 • 32 min
Join thousands of educators around the globe for the Global School Play Day.
Using WordPress as your school districts main website
Aug 14, 2017 • 33 min
Jeff sits down with Syed Balkhi from WPBeginner.com to discuss how WordPress can be used as a communication tool for teachers and parents and students.
Learning about the @HourofCode with great resources from @MicrosoftEdu
Aug 13, 2017 • 76 min
Jeff sits down with Cameron Evans from Microsoft Education and educators Glenn Robbins and Michael Braun to discuss how Microsoft and Code.org are transforming the lives of more than 20 million students through code. About Microsoft Founded in 1975,…
Connecting your students to the International Space Station
Aug 10, 2017 • 23 min
Jeff sits down with Jeffrey Bennett to discuss his new book On Teaching Science and how your students can have an astronaut read to them from the International Space Station.
What Can We Learn From Our Students? | A Conversation with Dr. Bill Brennan @drbillbrennan
Aug 7, 2017 • 47 min
Jeff sits down with Dr. Bill Brennan to discuss views on education, social media, parent involvement and much more.
Why should we send our students to an online high school?
Aug 6, 2017 • 44 min
Jeff sits down with Will Lenssen and Sam Patterson to discuss some amazing opportunities for high school students worldwide to get a great online education. Links of InterestCanadian High School Online: www.canadianonlinehighschool.com…
How can we create the perfect 1:1 learning environment for our students?
Aug 5, 2017 • 67 min
Jeff sits down with Sam Patterson, Jenny Grabec and Casy Cohen to discuss 1:1 education. Topics include starting 1:1, implementing 1:1, and community involvement with 1:1.
How to create the Ultimate Broadcasting Studio for your Podcast
Aug 3, 2017 • 36 min
Jeff sits down with Mark Johnson from StudioTech.tv to discuss how your school can assemble a high-quality broadcasting studio. About StudioTech.tvStudioTech TV provides industry news, reviews and information for individuals and companies producing audio…
Shouldn’t all educators be on Twitter at this point?
Aug 2, 2017 • 42 min
In this episode, we discuss Twitter and discuss how educators are using it to build personal brands and personal learning networks.
An Introduction to WordPress
Aug 1, 2017 • 33 min
Jeff sits down with Dustin Hartzler to talk about Wordpress and how it can be used in education and podcasting.
School Leadership: Using the iPad to assist daily activity.
Jul 11, 2017 • 46 min
Jeff sits down with Patrick Larkin from Burlington High School and Jessica Johnson to discuss how they use iPads and technology in their schools.
What does it take to be the Director of Education?
Jul 10, 2017 • 33 min
Jeff sits down with Jason Glass, the Director of Education from Iowa to discuss the state of education and how teachers can prepare students for their futures.
Boosting Student Learning through Educational Technology
Jul 9, 2017 • 54 min
Jeff sits down with Steven Anderson and Eric Sheninger to discuss how they are educating a generation of digital learners.
Curate Your World using @LiveBinders
Jul 8, 2017 • 25 min
Jeff sits down with Barbara and Tina, the creators of LiveBinders to disgust this revolutionary free web tool that is sweeping the educational universe.
Learning about Educational Technology from “The Wired Educator” – Kelly Croy
Jul 7, 2017 • 40 min
Jeff sits down with Apple Distinguished Educator Kelly Croy, the “Wired Educator” to learn how he uses technology in his classroom. About this episode: TeacherCast had the pleasure and opportunity to sit down with Kelly Croy, a middle school English…
Our Favorite Educational Technology Apps for the Classroom
Jul 6, 2017 • 80 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we discuss our favorite educational technology apps that we use in our classrooms every day.
Using Google Plus in your Classroom
Jul 5, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode, we look at how teachers can use Google Plus in their classroom.
Back to School Technology for everyone!
Jul 4, 2017 • 56 min
In this episode, we discuss what is new and innovative for 2011 Educational Technology during Back to School season.
School Leadership: Being Effective using Educational Technology
Jul 3, 2017 • 76 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, Jeff sits down with the Jed-iPad Master, Toby Price and Dave Meister to talk about how administrators use technology in their school districts.
Learn how to be an effective educator using Web 2.0 Tools
Jul 2, 2017 • 57 min
In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we discuss how to bring Educational Technology into our classrooms to better engage our students.
Why do we call it Web 2.0 anyway?
Jul 1, 2017 • 53 min
Welcome to the first episode of the TeacherCast Podcast. In this episode, we discuss the world wide web of educational technology and learn what makes the difference between Web 1.0 and Web 2.0 content for our students and classrooms.