Telling our Student’s Stories

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Students have stories to tell. As educators, we can impact our profession by sharing the stories of student successes (and perhaps struggles.) In today’s episode, Jamie Ewing talks about his new YouTube channel and why he finds sharing student stories to be a powerful way to help the profession of teaching. Listen to the Show […]

3DBear Review: The Augmented Reality Classroom Pro

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Teaching in augmented reality (AR) for the past several years has been a bit of a challenge, in my opinion, as is often the case with new technologies. For example, I had to assess “over the shoulder” by looking at what students were doing. Now, using 3DBear, I’m able to offer students a classroom where […]

Student-Authored Interviews: A Powerful Way to Empower Students to Lead

Daniel Miyake works with his student leaders in Los Angeles to interview leaders in education including STE CEO Richard Culatta, SAMR creator Ruben Puentedura, and Scratch founder, Mitchel Resnick. Daniel believes that the students not only are being empowered to have voice but also are forwarding the “CLEAR” goals that his district has outlined for […]

Join Me in the Personalized Learning EdWeek Summit with Texthelp

We'll be in Room 8: Texthelp: Enabling Students to Personalize Their Own Learning

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We can enable students to personalize their own learning. With apps, tools, and knowledge about how they learn, students who have learning differences can empower themselves to learn better and faster. I have learned this from experience both with my students and my children who have learning differences. I’ll be in Room 8 Sponsored by […]

5 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in the Classroom

Lindsay Fell on episode 395 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Augmented reality

Lindsay Fell does so many exciting things with her students using augmented reality — talking artwork, using apps to bring in printing presses and other techniques. If you want to understand the pedagogy and purpose of augmented reality in the classroom, this is the conversation for you. Episode Sponsor: Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative […]

Transformational Teaching in Tough Times – Part 1 with Sia Kyriakakos

Episode 393 of the 10-Minute Teacher with Sia Kyriakakos

Sia Kyriakakos is a master music teacher from Baltimore. Learn more about her game-changing interactions with students in difficult situations and how she relates to students in their own culture. Episode Sponsor: Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative platform that lets you create and manage projects for your students. Right now, my students are creating […]

Seesaw in the Elementary Music Classroom with Amy Burns

Episode 392 with Amy Burns on the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Master music teacher Amy Burns shares how her music students use Seesaw as a place for performance and sharing with parents and grandparents. Amy believes this pedagogical shift is a game changer in the music classroom Learn more. Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative platform that lets you create and manage projects for your […]

Project Pals: The Perfect PBL Software for Project Based Learning

PBL Software Review

Project Pals PBL Software

Project Pals is a powerful new tool that lets students organize projects. Starting from a template that you’ve designed to guide your students through the project, they can collaborate or work together to explore, learn, brainstorm, and create.   As I’ve been testing this app with my students, I’ve found some exciting features. In this […]

How do I help my students use iPads? Teaching students to troubleshoot and use iPads effectively

Pana Asavavatana on Episode 388 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Pana Asavavatana won the ISTE Kay Bitter Award for 2018 as a top technology using kindergarten teacher. In today’s show, she digs deep about how she teaches her students to use iPads. Listen to the Show Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. Pana Asavavatana’s Bio As Submitted Pana is the PreK-1 Technology […]