11 #EdTech Updates from ISTE that All Teachers Should Know About

By Eric Guise | 07/01/2019 | 0 Comments
Epi 36 11 #EdTech Updates from ISTE that All Teachers Should Know About

In this episode, Nick and Guise talk about their favorite #edtech take-a-ways from the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia.  They review the latest improvements to their favorite #edtech tools as well as introduce a few new tools.

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4 Inexpensive Ways to Grow as a Teacher over the Summer

By Eric Guise | 06/03/2019 | 0 Comments
Epi 34 4 Inexpensive Ways to Grow as a Teacher over the Summer

We talk about PD that you can attend from home, local conferences and edcamps that you can check out in person, online certifications to pursue at your leisure, and our top 4 reading list.

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The Art of Questioning, Preservice Teachers, & Leadership Characteristics

By Eric Guise | 12/17/2018 | 0 Comments
GotTechED Epi 22 Art of Questioning

In this episode, Guise and Nick discuss the art of teacher questioning after a teacher inquiry.

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GotTechED Epi 22 Art of Questioning

The Art of Questioning, Preservice Teachers, & Leadership Characteristics

By Eric Guise | 12/17/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick discuss the art of teacher questioning after a teacher inquiry.

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GotTechED Epi 21 Flipped Classroom

Flipped Classroom, Universal Design for Learning (UDL), and Edtech Reform

By Eric Guise | 12/03/2018

Guise and Nick interview Kyle Niemis, co-creator of ClassroomQ, an exciting new way to manage students questions during class.

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GotTechED Epi 20 Grading Tips

Quarter 1 Grading Tips, Pop Culture Lessons, and Being Thankful!

By Eric Guise | 11/17/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick share the most effective edtech for faster grading.  After a teacher inquiry, they discuss some ways that pop culture can be used to enhance learning. In the spirit of the holidays, they also share some of the things they’re most thankful about in education today.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite newly discovered tech.

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GotTechED Epi 19 PLCs vs. PLNs

Professional Learning Community’s (PLC’s) vs. Professional Learning Networks (PLN’s), & Teacher Conventions vs. Edcamps

By Eric Guise | 11/05/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick compare Professional Learning Communities to Professional Learning Networks.  Next, they discuss some of the differences between traditional teacher conventions and edcamps. Nick shares some surprising educational statistics while Guise gives his opinions on each one.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite Chrome Extensions.

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GotTechED Epi 18 STEM Misconceptions

STEM Misconceptions, 21st Century Mindset, and Teachers as Leaders

By Eric Guise | 10/22/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the most common ways that teachers misunderstand STEM education.  After a teachers inquiry, they discuss 21st century teaching via “The 4 C’s”. They also take a look at the important role of teacher leaders and how to foster a climate in your school.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite tech for saving money!

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GotTechED Epi 17 Second-Chance Learning

Second-Chance Learning, Escape Rooms, and Pecha Kucha

By Eric Guise | 10/08/2018

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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GotTechED Epi 16 Badging Systems

Teacher Creativity, EdTech Round-table, and PD Badge System

By Eric Guise | 09/24/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick evaluate the benefits of teaching creatively.  After a teachers inquiry, they discuss the role of an educational tech coach from multiple perspectives. They also take a look at badge systems as a motivational tool for teaching teachers.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite tech tools to maximize creativity.

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GotTechED Epi 15 New Teacher Tips

New Teacher Tips, Homework?, & 21st Century Pen Pals

By Eric Guise | 09/10/2018

In this episode, Guise and Nick share their thoughts on work-life balance for new teachers.  After a teachers inquiry, they discuss the value of homework in modern education. They also take a look at the concept of 21st-century pen-pals in the classroom.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over their favorite newly discovered Chrome Extensions.

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GotTechED Epi 14 Student-Centered Learning

Student-Centered Learning: Methods of Best Practice

By Eric Guise | 08/27/2018

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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