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Aired 6 months ago 61:24
Stop Talking, Start Influencing | George Couros & Dr. Jared Cooney Horvath
In this episode, Mike and Glen discuss discuss the removal of standardized testing from teacher evaluations, and about whether we should be changing the start time of school, and how that may benefit students. Weâ€™ll also chat about how a video game may be the key to restoring the Notre Dame cathedral after the incredible fire last week. A new report from EdBuild is out talking about school district segregation. We also have two amazing guests this week: educator, speaker, and author George Couros joins us, and we welcome neuroscientist Dr. Jared Cooney Horvath on the pod to talk about his new book â€œStop Talking, Start Influencingâ€References:Guest: George CourosTwitter: https://twitter.com/gcourosWebsite: https://georgecouros.ca/blog/Buy "The Innovator's Mindset": https://www.amazon.com/The-Innovators-Mindset-Learning-Creativity/dp/0986155497/ref=tmm_pap_title_0Guest: Dr. Jared Cooney HorvathTwitter: https://twitter.com/jchorvathWebsite: https://www.scienceoflearning.com.au/Jared's TEDx Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NilvW_ACG9MBuy "Stop Talking, Start Influencing": https://www.amazon.com/dp/1925335909/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_U_x_1wqVCbNP21XD5Notes:#ChatOnEducation is a slow chat on Thursdays with questions at 9am, 12pm and 3pm join us to discuss the topics we talk about on this week's podcast. It's awesome, trust us!Mike's Blog is at mikewashburn.net/blogMaine removes standardized testing as a way of evaluating teachers: https://www.forbes.com/sites/petergreene/2019/04/13/maine-takes-a-huge-step-forward-in-teacher-evaluation/Assassins Creed's Notre Dame may save the real Notre Dame: https://www.businessinsider.com/notre-dame-cathedral-assassins-creed-2019-4EdBuild's report on school district segregation: https://edbuild.org/content/fracturedToday's podcast is brought to you by:Classcraft: Are you in the middle of testing season? Are you looking for a way to engage and connect with your students? Go to classcraft.com/oneducation and you will receive the first month free on a monthly premium subscription. Premium features include Boss Battles for formative review and much much more!Badge Summit: Do you have plans to attend the ISTE conference this summer? Come one day early and participate in the best hidden gem conference in the United States. Badge Summit 2019 will take place on the Temple University Campus in Philadelphia on June 22.
Aired 11 months ago 59:59
Walk and Chew Gum | Don Wettrick
In this episode, Mike and Glen recap the election. They discuss the argument against student voice and choice. They chat about an interesting article from EdSurge about why teachers arenâ€™t using the apps their school districts are purchasing. This week's guest is Don Wettrick from StartEdUp Innovation.References:Student Voice and Choice: https://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2018/11/07/raising-student-voice-and-choice-is-the.htmlWhy Schools Aren't Using The Apps They Pay For: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2018-11-08-why-aren-t-schools-using-the-apps-they-pay-forStartEdUp: http://www.startedupinnovation.comToday's podcast is brought to you by:Schoology: To learn more about how Schoology can help you advance what's possible, check out Schoology.com and sign up for a free teacher account.Teacher Gaming: Go to teachergaming.com to start a free trial and set up a call with their team to learn about all your games-based learning options!Classcraft: Visit classcraft.com and check out the Quest Marketplace to download the Questathon quests to contribute to the #teachersareprofessionals movement.Project Pals: Your all-in-one platform for Project Based Learning. Visit https://www.projectpals.com/ for more info.
Aired 5 months ago 0:00
Sarah & Jason discuss the Warriors dropping game 4 & Kyrie struggling. Plus, Boston Globe's Gary Washburn joins the show to talk about the Celtics