The Facebook Scandal: What Can We Learn as Educators

Britt Watwood on episode 327 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Professor Britt Watwood has moved his college classes off Facebook. Today he reflects on the implications for educators and how he’s talking about the Cambridge Analytica scandal with other educators. Advancement Courses has more than 200 graduate level online PD courses for K-12 teachers. Go to advancementcourses.com/coolcat and use the code COOL20 at checkout for […]

Ann Oro: Developing A Digital Citizenship Curriculum

Ann Oro on episode 314 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Ann Oro helped her diocese develop curriculum standards for digital citizenship by grade level. Ann also talks about the fifth-grade course piloted by Seton Hall in two of her schools. Listen Now Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. *** Enhanced Transcript Ann Oro: A Digital Citizenship Curriculum Link to […]

Liz, Aly, & Walt: Ticked Off Teens Talk about Social Media and Smartphones

My students speak out on episode 312

Today, three of my students take the mic. In a recent podcasting project, my students reflected on their opinions about social media. In this episode, three of my students share their views (with parent permission, of course.) What do you think? Leave a message for them in the comments, I’ll make sure they get them. […]

The Best PD for Math Teachers (and How to Use It) #mtbos #iteachmath

David Petro on episode 294 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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David Petro has been using Twitter for his math PD for more than eight years. Learn about the current trends in hashtag learning and the popular techniques for harvesting learning from this social network. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. We’ll have free resources […]

Supercharge Student (and Teacher) Financial Literacy With #PowerofEcon Day on April 26

Subtitle: Sponsored by Discovery Education and CME Group

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Managing money can be a challenge for many adults. It’s not always easy for people to keep debt down, pay bills, and manage finances effectively. Consequently, many schools are implementing financial literacy programs. If you haven’t done this yet, or even if your school already has such a program, your teachers and classes will want […]

Virtual Mentorship for Emerging Leaders [Encore]

Top Wonderful Classroom Wednesday in 2018 (so far) with Jodie Pierpoint

Emerging administrator leaders and administrators are participating in an emerging leadership virtual mentorship program created by Jodie Pierpoint and many volunteers. Learn about this program, how you can join in, and how you can become a better mentor. Sponsor: The STLinATL Conference will be at Woodward Academy in Atlanta July 26-27, 2018. I’ll be speaking […]

Podcasting How To’s and Tips with Jeff Bradbury and Vicki Davis

Jeff Bradbury on episode 267 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Jeff Bradbury, IT Coach and Podcaster at the Teachercast Network and I talk about education podcasting and how it all works.   Advancement Courses has more than 200 graduate level online professional development courses for K-12 teachers. You can take these courses for continuing education, salary advancement, or recertification. They are practical courses that have […]

5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology

Kelly Gary on episode 265 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Elementary Math can be exciting. Check out these five ideas to use technology to make math exciting.   This week I’ll be sharing the 7 Pedagogical Shifts That Make Interactive Displays a Key to a Student-Centered Classroom on the Cool Cat Teacher blog sponsored by SMART Technologies. Shift #1 is that Students are collaborators. My […]

5 Home and Smart Phone Filtering Options for Parents

Mike Daugherty on episode 245 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Children with smartphones have unfiltered access to the Internet unless their parents make a decision to filter. Today, we discuss five options for filtering and why it is something parents should discuss with IT Director Mike Daugherty from Ohio. Listen Now Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. 5 Home […]

Virtual Mentorship for Emerging Leaders

Jodie Pierpoint on episode 243 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Emerging administrator leaders and administrators are participating in an emerging leadership virtual mentorship program created by Jodie Pierpoint and many volunteers. Learn about this program, how you can join in, and how you can become a better mentor. Jennifer Gonzalez has released her 2018 Teachers Guide to Technology with over 200 education technology tools including […]