Preservice Teacher Virtual Co-Op Program

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Dr. Sam Fecich runs a virtual co-op program for her preservice teachers. This program not only helps her preservice teachers learn while doing authentic work, but it helps teachers get help for their classrooms. What a great idea! Listen to the Show Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. Links mentioned Want to […]

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Implementing Technology (and some cool tools for the college classroom)

Dr. Joshua Elliott talks about implementing new technology and some cool tools he’s using in his college classroom. Listen Now Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here.

Gold Standard Project Based Learning: Project Based Teaching

Suzie Boss on Episode 384 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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After much research, Suzie Boss shares what makes excellent project-based teaching and gives a sneak peek into her book by the same name. Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative platform that lets you create and manage projects for your students. Right now, my students are creating and managing a project as they are creating […]

Get Your Donors Choose Project sponsored by Advancement Courses

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Advancement Courses is a fantastic option for flexible, affordable professional development  Advancement Courses are self-paced and not tied to a semester or physical classroom, so you can study anywhere.  I’ve blogged about them before. Currently, Advancement Courses in partnership with DonorsChoose.org  is working to help students and teaches in need. Between August 15 and September 28, Advancement […]

3 Interesting Trends in Online Education Content (That You May Not Know)

Andrew Pass on episode 362 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Online content should be riveting, interesting, and should educate students. Andrew Pass talks about trends in online education and shares the trends we should understand as educators. He also shares his thoughts on where virtual reality (VR) is now and where it needs to go in education. Today’s Sponsor: Advancement Courses Donor’s Choose. From now […]

5 Ideas to Experience Inquiry in Your Classroom

Kimberly Mitchell in Episode 360 of the 10-Minute Teacher

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Kimberly Mitchell talks about how we can promote inquiry in the classroom. From helping students to effectively generate questions to modeling curiosity, we have five practical ideas to bring inquiry into our classroom. Sponsor: PowerSchool has fantastic a fantastic K12 Academic Leaders Webinar Series at coolcatteacher.com/PowerSchoolWebinar including my “Digital Dozen: 12 Tips for Building Your Digital Classroom” and an […]

#Supermuch teaching in the classroom and online

Episode 344 with Jody Green and Dr. Tim Green

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Jody Green and Dr. Tim Greene talk about taking teaching to the next level with #supermuch. We discuss what going to the next level in the classroom and in online learning means both at the secondary and college level. Today’s Sponsor: Advancement Courses Donor’s Choose. From now until September 28, Advancement Courses, an online provider of professional […]

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 […]

James O’Hagan: 5 Reasons to Bring ESports to your School

James O'Hagan on episode 310 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Esports are coming to state high school athletic competitions, college sports, and intramurals now. Today, esports pioneer James O’Hagan explains the phenomenon and how Gamer-Scholars are emerging as successful examples of a new sport. SMART’s Give Greatness contest is today’s sponsor. SMART wants to recognize educators across the globe who inspire greatness in their students, […]

Holistic Learning: Where Students Work Problems That Matter

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Today students selected their Project Managers (PM’s) and Assistant Project Managers (APMs) for their app teams. They also picked their graphic designers and drew out their sitemaps. They are in the midst of an app building project that will require not only technical skills but will develop individual agency, development of new competencies and learning […]