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Second-Chance Learning, Escape Rooms, and Pecha Kucha

By Eric Guise | 10/08/2018 |
GotTechED Epi 17 Second-Chance Learning

In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the educational trend of assessment retakes through “second-chance learning”.  After a teachers inquiry, they discuss how room escapes can be incorporated into the classroom. They also take a look at a unique style of presentations known as “Pechakucha”.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite organizational tech tools.

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Student-Centered Learning: Methods of Best Practice

By Eric Guise | 08/27/2018 |
GotTechED Epi 14 Student-Centered Learning

Guise and Nick discuss student-centered strategies that every teacher should know.  After a teachers inquiry, they explain the difference between gamification and game-based learning. They also take a look at social media and some creative ways that it can be used in the classroom.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over the best time-saving Chrome Extensions.

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Making the Switch from Traditional to Student-Centered Teaching

By Eric Guise | 08/14/2018 |
GotTechED Epi 13 Student-Centered Classroom

In this episode, Guise and Nick discuss the evolution, meaning, and values of student-centered learning in education.  Nick tries to stump Guise in an educational edition of Two Truths and a Lie. They also take a look at the implementation of portfolios in the classroom. Finally, Guise and Nick argue over the best website for data-based lessons.

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