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EdTech Banter, Interviews with Great Thinkers and Tech Tips in a Digestible Format
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-27 | Student Wellness – The Data Difference||Description Data. No, not Mr. Data from Star Trek Next Generation. I mean data as in potential information. I say potential, because data are useless until they are turned into information, and information is turned into stories,||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-26 | Classroom Video Do’s and Don’ts||Description Video is a powerful tool for learning - whether it’s video made by students, or teacher created presentation or flipped classroom videos. When we make videos, all we want perfection. Is that too much to ask?||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-25 | Unsolved Mysteries: The Secret Powers of Tech People||Description Have you ever had a frustrating technology problem? Then the tech person at your school comes in and fixes it by just looking at it or laying hands on your computer? What is this magical power?||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-24 | Free Resources You Can Use Tomorrow||Description I don’t have a lot of time. I don’t have a lot of money. NO PROBLEM! On today’s podcast we take a rapid-fire look at resources that you can learn quickly, and use tomorrow! Oh, and did I mention they are FREE? Lessons Learned||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-23 | Sprint to the Finish||Description Spring is here! The flowers are singing and the birds are blooming - (wait...what?) - Are you feeling a little twitterpated? Can’t wait for the end of the school year? Don’t crawl over the finish line. End a on Sprint!||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-22 | What is Failure?||Description Failure is not an outcome. It is a choice to not try again. In order to support our students in becoming lifelong, synthetic learners we must practice the language and attitudes of Growth Mindset and effective encouragement.||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-21 | Productive Struggle||Description “Failure is not the opposite of success. It is part of success.” - Arianna Huffington - - “There are two words for learning. One of them is failure.” - - You have experienced times of significant intellectual struggle,||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-19 | The PROCRASTINATION Show||Description Procrastination! This is it! You’ve been waiting for it, wondering if we would ever have time for it, and your patience has paid off. Today we face the result of our lack of preparation and bring you a show that is completely devoid of p||3/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-18 | The Lecture – Love it or Leave it?||Description Go to just about any education conference and you'll hear people lecturing about why we shouldn't lecture. Is this old school standby of information dissemination relevant in a student directed, project based, learning environment?||3/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-17 | CoffeeEDU||Description Like that energy boost you get from a fresh cup of coffee in the morning, great conversation can energize your learning too. Like a good coffee-talk, Great PD doesn’t have to come from a powerpoint presentation,||3/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-16 | A.I. A.I. Ohh!||Description Artificial Intelligence. Once relegated to the pages of science fiction, it is now closer to becoming part of our everyday lives. Just like Captain Kirk talks to the computer on the Enterprise,||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-15 | EdTech Trends 2017||Description It’s a new year, a fresh start, a new chapter, turning a new leaf, a time to look at what you’ve done and figure out what you want to do better or do differently. On today’s show we take a look at some EdTech trends that will make 2017||1/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-14 | Christmas Tech-Tacular||Description What would we like to see under our "Tech-mas Tree"? New Year's Resolutions and the top 10 EdTech Christmas Carols. Special Musical Guest: Darcy Hendriks. Top Tech-Mas Toys What we hope to find in our Tech-mas Tree this year... -||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-13 | What Makes Your School Special?||Description If someone came up to you and asked, "What makes your school special?" How would you respond? Today our special in-studio guest Rushton Hurley will help us take a look at teaching, learning and school culture.||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-12 | Hour of Code and Beyond||Description It’s December and “It’s the most wonderful time of year ….” when all our thoughts turn to - HOUR OF CODE! Join us today as we welcome maker, coder, and author Sam Patterson who will share his passion for coding,||12/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-11 | Learning in VR||Description Experiential Learning. It’s what we all aspire to bring to our students. Why read or watch a video about something when you can take your students there and let them see it for themselves? But if you can’t go and experience something,||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-10 | Hack-A-Thon||Description Hacking. The term brings up all sorts of negative thoughts, right? But hacking can also be a fantastic way to learn. On today’s podcast we bring in expert “hacker” and Concordia student Yiluo Li to share about the Hack-A-Thon she hel||11/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-09 | Use Technology in Math Class? Why Wouldn’t You?||Description Are pencil and paper all you need to learn math? That’s what some math teachers may tell you. But today our special guest, mathematician and mathematics instructor here at Concordia, Kathleen Mahoney will endeavor to convince you otherwise||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-08 | Why “Test” is Not a Four-Letter-Word||Description How can we best support our students to effectively use and remember the content and skills that we teach? Can TESTING be used not just to evaluate students, but also to promote meaningful learning?||11/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-07 | Don’t Tell Me, Tell the World!||Description Audience matters - especially when it comes to student writing. Digital technology makes sharing something to a global audience easier than ever before. How can teachers leverage this technology to motivate students to become better writers?||10/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-06 | Building a School in the Cloud||Description Want to provide your students with a 1:1 digital learning experience? The Infrastructure and implementation costs alone can be staggering. BUT do they HAVE to be? Today we are joined by David Elliott,||10/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-05 | Everything’s Relative||Description Learning is all about relationships. Sound familiar? If you’re a regular listener to this podcast you no doubt recognize this recurring theme. This theme will be the focus of our show today as Darcy Hendriks,||10/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-04 | A Good Podcast About Bad Presentations||Description Have you ever witnessed a presentation so boring that you thought, “Shoot me now!” There is a reason that they call them “bullet points.” Have you strained to read a slide packed with 12 point text,||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-03 | SMS – Student Led Experiential Learning||Description What happens when you not only give students filled with curiosity ownership of their own learning, but you also resource them with state of the art equipment and digital tools? Prepare to be blown away as Concordia’s Digital Literacy Coac..||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-02 | A Path to Citizenship||Description Digital Citizenship. In an era where technology is such a ubiquitous part of our lives should we just call it “Citizenship”? And how to we train children to become responsible “citizens”? These are questions our team here at Concordi||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 04-01 | Teaching Computational Thinking Without Computers||Description Today we discuss how to teach computational thinking without computers. The resources are out there, and we share some of the best ones! The activities in these resources are more fun than typing away, sans ball-and-socket joints,||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 03-35 | Socially Acceptable||Description - How connected do you need to be? Is it enough to just have a school email address? Are you ridiculed because you still use a flip phone? To Facebook or not to Facebook? It’s 2016. Let’s look at your digital footprint to see if you are||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 03-34 | Top Ten Tech Tips for Teaching in China||Description - Planning a trip to visit us in China? Winging your way to the the Central Kingdom? Maybe you’re thinking about teaching or going to school here. If so, you’re probably wondering how your tech will work or if it will work at all?||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 03-33 | No Tech Solutions||Description - To tech, or not to tech. That is a question for those with tech. Another question is “How can you tech when you don’t have tech, but you wanna have your class tech too?” Today we tackle that tongue twister and talk low tech and no||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Talk Roundtable 03-32 | When the Best Tech Solution is No Tech||Description - Speaking of tech, I have request. Let’s throw out the word “tech” from education. It intimidates and creates some of the very barriers it hopes to overcome. Besides, what does “tech” mean, anyway? A pencil is technology. So is pape||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Go Concordia International School
Super to hear you three doing EdTech for the world to hear. Love the format, the interviews and the humor. Keep it light and keep it funny for us please.
Worth a listen!
This is a great podcast! Great interviews! Check out Interview 16 with Michael Furdyk. Definitely worth a listen!
Really made me stop and think if I'm encouraging my children and students to be a part of the "anti-social" detriment of social media by how I interact with them in communication.