Month: March 2018

Episode 44: Do Stuff With A Purpose


In this episode, Mark Hofer from the College of William & Mary joins David Carpenter in I to talk about the work he is doing with school districts through the Center of Innovation and Learning Design at the college. A great show that hits on some key points of what it takes to shift a school and district.

 

Episode 43: It’s All About The Badges


This week I have a conversation with Doug Belshaw from the UK. Doug has made his way from the classroom to being involved in multiple different projects including the Open Badge Alliance. A great conversation about digital badges and the future of where they are going.

Links:

Doug Belshaw: http://dougbelshaw.com/

Badges Newsletter: http://www.badges.news

Badges Wiki: http://www.badges.wiki

Open Badges: https://openbadges.org/

Badge Alliance: http://www.badgealliance.org/

Open Badge Factory: https://openbadgefactory.com/

Badgr: https://info.badgr.io/

Credly: https://credly.com/

 

 

Episode 42: Highly Structured, Loosely Organized


Highly Structured, Loosely Organized learning enviornments are what is needed in a technology rich classroom if we are going to use technology in authentic and purposeful ways in learning. In this episode I talk about what that means, how I applied it to a 6th grade class and ask for you to help me get more examples of what this looks like in your classroom.

Links:

http://www.internetlivestats.com/

Ratio/Percentage Spreadsheet (GSheet) (Excel)

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Episode 41: Project Based Awesomeness

This week I catch up with Chris Butler from the Project Based Awesome podcast and website to chat about his Project Based Awesome website and materials they are creating for educators over there and talk about project based learning and where it’s headed.