Ed - Conversations About the Teaching Life
By Shane Lawrence
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Ed is a weekly podcast about the teaching life. No lists, no inspirational quotes: just honest convo's about the lives of teachers.
||CleanConversation 87 - Sara Candela - Podtalk||Sara Candela recently jumped coast lines as part of what can only be described as a big change. A veteran of classroom teaching for 14 years, she decided to leave that behind, cross the country, and pursue podcasting full time. Her gamble paid off and s||3/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 86 - Don Goble - Broadcast||Don Goble has been teaching journalism and broadcasting for fourteen years. We talk about his passion for enabling student voice and helping students to think for themselves. Don's passion is for using media creation as a way for students to explore the||3/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCheck-in 38 - Podcasting for PD (LIVE!)||In our first ever live podcast, I get together with Joe, Jeremy, and Shaun - plus our audience - and we talk podcasting for PD. As professionals, we often question the value of traditional professional development settings because their value is often s||3/3/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 85 - Rita Wirtz - Giving it All||From the moment we first begin chatting, it's clear that Rita is not a woman of half-measures. After 48 years of teaching, she is as passionate and motivated to do what's best for her students and for the education system as ever. Our conversation range||2/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 84 - Maire Cervenak - Two Sides||It's easy to say that there are two sides to every story, but depending on what side you're on, the experience of this truth can be devastating. This week, I'm joined by Maire Cervenak who knows just how damaging a media story can be. Formerly a highly||2/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 83 - Kelly Hoggard - A Champ for Kids||Kelly Hoggard is a special resource teacher who believes in bringing out the best in her kids. We talk about her journey towards becoming a CHAMP for kids and the importance of reflective practice. Links: Kelly on TwitterThe Ed Podcast on Twitter Sponso||2/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus Episode 7 - Podcasting as PD||This special episode of Ed is a recording of the session I recently did at the NCTCA teachers convention. It's a quick session all about how to use podcasting as a source of personal professional development, both from the listening and the creation sid||2/7/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 82 - Jennifer Casa-Todd||Jennifer Casa-Todd is a Teacher-Librarian with a passion for connections. We talk about her work as she strives to join together disparate subjects, helping to co-plan, co-teach and co-assess. We also talk about her work with social media, and how she h||2/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCheck-in 37 - Blinders On||Well, its finally happened. This month marks the first solo flight for Ed. On my own, I reflect this month on the importance of personal challenge. We regularly encourage our kids to overcome obstacles and accept failure as part of the learning process,||1/31/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 81 - Rob Alvarez - A Crisis of Engagement||Rob Alvarez is a professor of business, a podcaster and a gamification expert. We talk about all three this week, but of course our focus is on the last of these three. Rob thinks there's a "crisis of engagement" in education today and we talk about way||1/23/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 80 - Kate Lindquist - Questions of Curiostiy||After 79 episodes, it's about time that art teachers have their say. Enter Kate Lindquist, the heARTIST. As the first-ever art teacher on the show, Kate doesn't disappoint. We talk about her desire to open the minds of her students to new possibilities||1/16/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 79 - Michael Ralph and Laurence Woodruff - Read Your Research||Michael Ralph and Laurence Woodruff are both teachers, podcasters, and strong advocates of research-based classroom practices. Their approach to education is both rigorous and passionate. In this week's conversation, we talk about the importance of read||1/9/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 78 - Jen Cort - Just One Sentence||Me and Jen Cort chat this week about the power of a single sentence. Jen works as a diversity consultant with schools, helping them to build places that are safe for all students, regardless of their situation. We talk about the power of listening in di||1/2/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCheck-in 36 - New Years Resolutions||Happy new years! Nadine Young and myself kick off 2019 with our own set of edu-focused resolutions. For Nadine, it's all about supporting students better. For me: marking. We break down our own desires to be better teachers and really get into the pitfa||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 77 - Kristyn Borrero - A Thirst for Learning||Kristyn Borrero is a teacher and the CEO of CT3, a company specializing in creating meaningful PD for teachers and administrators. Our conversation uncovers her incredible passion for teaching teachers through research-based best practices. In particula||12/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEd Stories - Volume 2||It's time for another round of teacher stories. Our storytellers this time around are Ramona Meharg and her tale of plant murder; Caterina Rylance with her adventures in mis-interpretation; and Emily Langerholc with the weirdest story involving termites||12/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 76 - Tara Martin - Gas for the Fire||This week, I'm joined by cannonballer extraordinaire Tara Martin. A former classroom teacher and instructional coach and now a media and communication director with Dave Burgess Consulting, she joins me to talk about helping teachers make the most of...||12/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 75 - Jessica Roberts - That Vivacious Feeling||Jessica Roberts is a Film Production teacher from Memphis Tennessee. She's also a troublemaker. We talk about that, plus how to organize a large, complex problem-based task like creating a film. Jessica shares her decade of experience working with stude||12/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConversation 74 - George Evans - Changing the World||George Evans teaches English and Social Studies in Japan. And while we begin our conversation focused on the peculiarities of his position, where we ultimately arrive is at the very heart of what it means to be a teacher. George strongly believes that t||12/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCheck-in 35 - At What Cost?||There's a lot of great educators out there, but there's also a lot of burned out ones, too. This month, me, Shaun and Nadine gather round the mic to consider the costs of being truly excellent, and how to weigh our own desires to be great educators agai||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
This show is so educational!
I have been enjoying this podcast. Great stories from a world that I have no clue about. Keep up the great podcast.
You don’t need to be an educator to enjoy!
Thoughtful discussions with interesting folks. Perfect combo for a podcast. 👍