The Bits & Bytes of Education
By JP Prezzavento
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The Bits and Bytes of Education is a bi-weekly podcast that shares snack-sized ideas, resources, and interviews about teaching, learning, and technology integration.
||Clean#Edtech, #Makerspaces, & the K-5 Library - BBEDU 11||The Edtech Minute Google recently rolled out closed captioning in Google Slides presentations. Here is the Google Keyword blog post announcing it. Now that you know how to use close captioning in Google Slides, amp up your use by: presenting with your||11/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPresenting at #Edtech Conferences - BBEDU 010||The Edtech Minute Recently I hosted two parent digital citizenship events where I gave a presentation called Hold the Phone: tips for managing teens with smartphones. This presentation focused on helping our kids navigate their digital lives by: protect||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanISTE Standards in the Classroom - BBEDU 009||My latest blog post: Will YOU take the #EDUpodcastchallenge? The Edtech Minute I recently hosted a viewing of the documentary Screenagers. This is a movie about screen addiction and how families can navigate the world of social media and create||10/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFirst Grade View of Education - BBEDU 008||The Edtech Minute I recently had the 5 year anniversary of working full time in an edtech role. Three things I have learned:1. Elementary and secondary teachers and students are different. 2. Everyone loves someone who can help. 3. Having a strong net||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShare YOUR Voice - BBEDU 007||The Edtech Minute The core content, not a piece of technology, should be the focal point of a lesson or learning activity. Featured Content Chris Nesi is a high school social studies teacher, podcaster, and presenter who hosts The House of Edtech,||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to be in Six Schools at Once - BBEDU 006||The Edtech Minute Unpacking the recent updates to Google Classroom. 1. Classwork page2. Gradning interfaceMy Google Classroom resource Featured Content Lacey Majors serves the Fox C-6 School District as a 6-12th grade gifted educator. Our conversat||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPlanning High Quality PD - BBEDU 005||Check out the full show notes at jpprezz.com/pod/005 The Edtech Minute How can we ensure that our students are connected to the real world when they are learning in our classrooms? Featured Content Dr. Amy Zielinski currently serves the Ladue||8/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating Change Makers with Design Thinking - BBEDU 004||Check out the full show notes at jpprezz.com/pod/004. The Edtech Minute Selecting the right tool for the right task at the right time. Featured Content Eva Rudolph serves Fox Middle School as a math and leadership teacher, along with helping stude||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating Teacher Technology Leaders - 003||The Edtech Minute Your Work Matters Featured Content Erin Lawson currently serves the Orchard Farm School District as the the District Technology Coach. Prior to this role, Erin taught 6th grade for 9 years. Erin is the founder of the #StudentPD c||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFacilitate learning with SeeSaw - 002||The Edtech Minute: Date the tool, marry the ability Featured Content: high school library media specialist Tonya Thompson shares how she uses SeeSaw to facilitate student learning What I'm Learning: Google Team Drive Full show notes: jpprezz.com/pod/||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEngaging Students with Technology -Episode 001||The Edtech Minute: Exciting is not the same as engaging Featured content: a conversation with award winning social studies teacher, PD lead, and incoming K-12 Social Studies Coordinator, Jordan McGaughey. What I'm Learning: ISTE's #ETCoaches book||5/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Bits & Bytes of Education Preview Show||Welcome to the preview of the Bits & Bytes of Education Podcast! On this super short episode, JP will talk about why he's starting a podcast and what listeners can expect from this bi-weekly show.||5/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
I have been mulling over a similar idea to the Changemaker Project for my elementary school. Definitely going to contact Eva for more info. I also love the bit on blended learning. It is interesting to hear about a model often implemented elementary morphing into secondary application.