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Math Can Be Fun: Teaching Math with Creative and Engaging Videos

Vicki Davis with Tinashe Blanchet 

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Our guest entered her class in a math video contest, and the result was a project that made math fun and put her advanced class in high demand.

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Can iPads, Nooks and Kindles Motivate Students to Read More?

Vicki Davis with Craig Union, Ph.D 

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Our guest in this segment did a study with third graders and ebooks.  The results of his project will surprise many and offer new possibilities for engaging students in reading.

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Taking Risks to Engage Students

Vicki Davis with Scott Bedley, Tim Bedley

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Our guests are two brothers who both teach, come from a family of educators, and have both been recognized as extraordinarily creative educators. Taking risks is part of their practice, and in this segment they share how they engage students by pushing their own limits.

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Three Ways to Get Your School Administrator's Support for Genius Hour

Don Wettrick with Traci Logue

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A growing number of teachers are embracing Genius Hour, along with many administrators. However, the benefitis are not clear to all administrators and some see it as a waste of precious class time. In this segment we talk about how to connect Genius Hour to the priorities of your school administrator's objectives.

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Encouraging Learning with Mobile Photography

Vicki Davis with Meri Walker

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Self-expression and digital story telling are just two of the possibilities enabled by mobile photography. In this segment we discuss how to use a camera phones as a teaching tool.

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