Across the Hall
By Cade Somers & Michelle Shelton
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Across the Hall: ELA Strategies from One Door Away Across the Hall is a podcast for ELA teachers seeking tips and examples on how to bring the latest tech tools and strategies into their classrooms. Join hosts Cade Somers and Michelle Shelton, ELA colleagues themselves, as they seek to share actual classroom experiences along with the expertise of special guests from the world of education and ed tech.
||CleanATH E16: Grappling Grading Part 2||Cade & Michelle return to the subject of standards-based grading to discuss their first-hand experiences with transitioning to traditional grading this school year. This episode is a follow-up to the ATH duo's interview with Khristie Goodwin in...||10/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E15: Grappling Grading with Khristie Goodwin||Many educators are finding that standards-based assessment is the way to go in order to best meet students' needs, guide instruction, & track growth. In this first segment of a two-parter on SBG, Cade & Michelle interview Khristie Goodwin, curriculum...||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E14: Redefining Relevance||A new school year is starting, summer PD is ending, and you're likely riding right down the middle of a wave of excitement and anticipation mixed with anxiety and denial. But one thing you know you want accomplished this year in your classroom is to...||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E13: Cultivating Culture with Joy Kirr||Been thinking about how you'll improve your classroom this fall? Think culture. Tune in to this episode to cultivate your classroom culture, led by the ideas of Joy Kirr, Genius Hour "evangelist" and author of Shift Learning: How to Implement Gradual...||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E12: Tech Talk with Kasey Bell||You know your students like tech. You know they need tech. But you also know that to get the most out of tech, you should use it with purpose. Join the ATH hosts as they welcome author, ShakeUpLearning.com blogger, speaker, Google Teacher Tribe...||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E11: PD Party with Rich Czyz||Don't like the way your school does PD? Heard others whining about what they wish their school's PD offered? Then we're hosting a PD Party, and you're invited. No, not a pity party -- a P - D - Party. You know, as in professional development. Join the..||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E10: Creative Cruise (Student Take-over Edition) with John Spencer||Take a little trip with Cade and Michelle, as well as some of their students, through this episode featuring John Spencer, author of the books Launch, Empower, and Making Learning Flow. Spencer discusses ideas about getting students to tap into...||3/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E9: Wrestling Writing with Connie Hale||What's more exciting than grammar? Believe us, we know what you're thinking: Nothing! Okay, sometimes we have to wrestle with writing more than we'd like. In this episode, the ATH hosts interview Sin and Syntax author Constance Hale to discuss...||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E8: Pirate Pedagogy with Dave Burgess||Straight off a stint in the Caribbean the pirate himself, Dave Burgess, The New York Times bestselling author of Teach Like a Pirate and president of Dave Burgess Consulting, Inc., joins Cade and Michelle in a laugh-laden, energy-enriched episode all..||10/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E7: Revving Up Writing with Angela Stockman||Is your love for teaching writing waning because your students just don't seem to be into your traditional approach? Guest Angela Stockman, author of Make Writing, discusses the research-based strategies she developed to get students up & moving,...||10/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E6: Crafting Communication||Let's discuss class discussion so we can get students engaged, talking, & learning. This episode offers specifics about a multifaceted class discussion program both Cade & Michelle have started using. It's about getting students making connections,...||9/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E5: Dealing with Digital Texts||Trying to integrate reading more digital texts into your classroom routine? In this episode, the ATH hosts discuss their favorite digital annotation tools. So if you're a fan of Google Keep, Google Docs, Kami, ThinkPort, or Book Snaps, or if you'd...||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E4: Maker Mindset with Dan Ryder||Want to learn more about makerspaces? Have the makerspace stuff, but not the conceptual framework that drives what to do with it? In this episode, the ATH hosts welcome educator, innovator, and design thinker Dan Ryder to explain his shift to having...||8/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E3: CommonLit Craze Part 2 with Anna Hodges||The #CommonLitCraze continues! After having some technical trouble initiating an interview with CommonLit.org content development director Anna Hodges, we decided to break into two episodes our podcast on this quickly-rising-in-popularity...||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E2: CommonLit Craze||The CommonLit Craze starts here. If you've not heard of or used CommonLit yet, you can't pass up this episode! With a huge selection of grade-appropriate texts and questions to help students master every literary standard, CommonLit, a free...||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH E1: Flipgrid Fever with Joey Taralson||Looking for a fun way to enhance student voice in your classroom? What you need is Flipgrid. Whether you're new to Flipgrid or you've already caught Flipgrid Fever, join Cade and Michelle as they interview Joey Taralson, head of engagement at...||7/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanATH 0: Your First Resource||Before the textbook. Before a binder. Even before Google. Every teacher’s first resource is a nearby colleague. Join the Across the Hall hosts Cade Somers and Michelle Shelton in their first episode as they discuss what led to them starting a...||7/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I just listened to the first episode of this podcast! The hosts Michelle and Cade have me excited about all the resources they're going to share in the coming episodes. Can't wait for more!
Wow! Great Podcast for all Teachers.
Even as a science teacher, there’s so much in Across the Hall that can apply to my classroom. This is an awesome podcast for any educator!!
Great for ELA teacher!
Michelle and Cade’s podcasts are useful not only for ELA teachers but teachers across the curriculum. Found them last week and have been “binge” listening!