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GotTechED Epi 12 Tips for the First Year Teacher

Survival Tips for the First-Year Teacher

July 31, 2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick give some simple, practical tips for new teachers.  After a teacher’s inquiry, they review some of their favorite ways to use Google Slides. They also take a look at better methods for starting the school year in the most engaging ways possible.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over the best edtech “Google Hacks” in another Tech Battle Royale!

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GotTechED Epi 11 Motivating the Unmotivated Student

Using Classcraft to Motivate the Unmotivated Student

July 17, 2018

Guise and Nick sit down with Josh Holland to talk about gamification technology that can motivate the unmotivated students.  They talk about some recent game-changing news in the realm of education. Then Guise and Nick share some free upcoming professional development opportunities that you won’t want to miss out on. Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the edtech category of “Classroom Management” in their Tech Battle Royale!

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GotTechED Epi 10 Summer PD

Summer Professional Development

June 30, 2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about upcoming summer professional development opportunities.  They talk about edtech resources that they want to check out.  They will also give you a list of books, podcasts, and websites that can help you get ideas to try for next school year!

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GotTechED Epi 9 State Testing

State Testing and Battling Senioritis

June 12, 2018

Guise and Nick talk about state testing and then share clever ideas to prevent senioritis from taking over your classroom. Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the tech-tool category of “Tech Coach Favorites” in their Tech Battle Royale!

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GotTechED Epi 8 Google Docs

Google Docs Best Practices

June 7, 2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about their favorite uses of Google Docs, trends in education that might surprise you, and all thing Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).  Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the tech-tool category of “Photo Annotation and Presentation” in their Tech Battle Royale!

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GotTechED Epi 7 Competency-Based Grading

Competency-Based Grading and the Technology Integration Matrix

May 22, 2018

Guise and Nick talk about competency-based grading and standards-based grading.  They talk about the Technology Integration Matrix as a possible replacement for the SAMR Model. After a teacher’s inquiry, they explore the differences between standards-based grading and competency-based learning.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the category of “Extensions” in their seventh Tech Battle Royale!

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GotTechED Epi 6 Personalized Learning Practices

Personalized Learning Methods of Best Practice

May 7, 2018

Guise and Nick debate whether E-Learning is a viable way for districts to make up snow days.  They talk about the different ways that teachers can personalize learning for their students.

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GotTechED Epi 4 Misconceptions of the 1:1 Classroom

Misconceptions of the 1:1 Classroom

April 9, 2018

Welcome to GotTechED the Podcast! In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about the biggest misconceptions regarding the one-to-one classroom.  After a teacher’s inquiry, they explore the topic of active learning through the use of hyperdocs.

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GotTechED Epi 3 Google Sites

Using Google Sites to Create Digital Escape Room

March 26, 2018

In today’s episode, Nick and Guise discuss the best ways to achieve maximum creativity and productivity. Learn about fantastic applications of Google Sites that engage students with mixed media integration.

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GotTechED Epi 2 Managing the 1:1 Classroom

Managing the 1:1 Classroom

March 12, 2018

Guise and Nick talk about classroom management with edtech tools in the 1:1 classroom.

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GotTechED Epi 1 Flipped Classroom

Starting From The Beginning

March 3, 2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about ways to build a flipped classroom with various screencasting and video editing tools.

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