edtechradio

On this channel we discuss integrating, teaching and learning through education technology.  We also identify the best education apps, teaching tools and digital resources for teaching and learning. Here you'll also find interviews with the developers of the EdTech Top 50 most useful edtech resources, along with new and noteworthy edtech developers.

When Students Are As Smart As the Teacher

Tom Whitby and Nancy Blair, Steve Anderson

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One approach to integrating technology in classrooms is called BYOD- Bring Your Own Device. In this segment we talk about how BYOD fundamentally changes the classroom dynamic and what teachers need to be prepared to do when students have access to as much knowledge as they do.

Follow: @blairteach, @web20classroom

@tomwhitby @bamradionetwork

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Why Are Edcamps Preferred by Many Over Traditional Professional Development?

Steven Anderson, Nancy Blair, Dan Callahan

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In this segment from the 10/15/13 #Edchat, we discuss the growing popularity of Edcamps.

Follow: @blairteach @web20classroom @dancallahan @bamradionetwork

Edchat Archive: http://edchat.pbworks.com/

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Why Computer Science Is Not Just for Geeks

Vicki Davis with Alfred Thompson

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Learning to write computer code is a skill that our guest believes is not just for geeks and will be increasingly important to students and teachers in the future.

Follow: @coolcatteacher @alfredtwo @bamradionetwork

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Why Edcamps Are Going Viral in Michigan

Episode #11
Kristen Swanson with Andrew Steinman, Brad Wilson

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The Edcamp model of professional development is growing at an exceptional pace in Michigan. In this segment we explore what driving the Edcampers in the state.

Follow on Twitter: @kristenswanson,

@steinman @dreambition

@bamradionetwork
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Why Edcamps Are Going Viral in Michigan

Episode #12
Edcamp Home: The First All Virtual Edcamp
Kristen Swanson with David Theriault

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On July20th 2013 the first, all online Edcamp will be launched using Google+ and Twitter. The organizers hope to attract Edcampers from around the world. Learn more.

Follow on Twitter: @kristenswanson,

@davidtedu @bamradionetwork
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Why EdChat? Why EdChat Radio?

Tom Whitby, Shelly Sanchez Terrell, Steven Anderson

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Welcome to the premier episode of EdChat Radio. In this segment we explain why thousands of educators are participating in EdChats each week, offer tips on how to easily get involved, explain why we're now launching EdChat Radio and summarize what you can expect to get from listening.

Follow: @ShellTerrell, @web20classroom@tomwhitby @bamradionetwork

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Why Flipped Classrooms May Be the Holy Grail of Differentiated Instruction

Special Needs
Jon Bergmann and Allison Moss

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Special education teachers have always had unique challenges with differentiating instruction. Turns out the flipped classroom model may be what every special education teacher needs to adapt to the highly individualized needs of their students.

@jonbergmann

@bamradionetwork

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