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Epic PBL: Engaging Your Students in Projects That Matter Globally

Vicki Davis with Julie Hembree

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Our guest shares a fascinating example of global project-based learning.  Her literacy project connected her students with kids on the other side of the world.  Hear what the experience taught her students.

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Scholarships for Competitive Video Gaming in Schools: Would I Kid You?

Vicki Davis with James O'Hagan 

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Our guest is piloting an e-sports program at a school in a suburb of Chicago.  Listen as he makes the case for why competitive video gaming has scholastic  merit. 

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Teachers Know Best: How Is Teacher Knowledge Being Used?

Vicki Davis with Vicki Phillips

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We visited the Bill and Melinda  Gates Foundation and spoke with one of their key directors about how teacher's expertise, experiences and insights are being used in the development of education policy and technology.

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[Teaching Strategies] What I Learned About Student Engagement from Watching TV

Vicki Davis with Jon Corippo

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Have you heard of Iron Chef or American Idol?  Can these TV shows teach us anything about student engagement?  Our guest  says, absolutely. Learn more...

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20 Ways to Help Your Students Do Better This Year

Vicki Davis with Dr. Brad Johnson 

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Our guest argues that our schools are too often not teaching the skills that will most ensure student success in school and in life. What are these skills?  How can you make sure these skills are taught in your classroom?

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