Easy EdTech Podcast

Find each episode of the Easy EdTech Podcast below! On the episode pages, you’ll find show notes, transcripts, and resources. Listen to each episode on the pages below, or subscribe to the podcast on your favorite platform:

3 Ways to Make the Most of Pinterest if You’re Teaching This Year – Easy EdTech Podcast 135

In this episode, I’ll take you through three ways teachers can make the most of Pinterest this school year.  You’ll also hear how this robust platform full of diverse resources for educators can totally transform your classroom. Make the Most of Pinterest Looking for classroom ideas and inspiration? Pinterest is so much more than a […]

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Using EdTech to Support Competency-Based Instruction – Bonus Episode with Levered

In this episode, Mitch Slater, Co-Founder and CEO of Levered, joins to discuss competency-based instruction and the impact this model can have in blended learning classrooms. We’ll unpack the term competency-based instruction and you’ll hear examples of what this looks like in action. Competency-Based Instruction In today’s episode I’m chatting with Mitch Slater, CEO and […]

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Bring Environmental Education to Life with Project-Based Learning with James Fester – Easy EdTech Podcast 134

In this episode, ISTE author James Fester joins to discuss his new book about incorporating project-based learning in environmental education to solve real-world problems. You’ll hear actionable tips you can try out right away along with interdisciplinary connections to environmental education throughout the school year. This week’s episode is all about Project-Based Learning and Environmental […]

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Supporting Teachers as an EdTech Coach with Dr. Ashley McBride – Easy EdTech Podcast 133

In this episode, EdTech leader and ISTE author Dr. Ashley McBride joins to discuss strategies for supporting teachers in the role of an EdTech coach. You’ll also hear about some of the resources you can find in her book The EdTech Coach Primer. This week’s podcast is titled: Supporting Teachers as an EdTech Coach with […]

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Creating an InterACTIVE Classroom – Bonus Episode with Microsoft Education

In this episode, educators Kristin and Joe Merrill join to discuss their strategies for designing an interactive classroom for their students. You’ll also hear how they incorporate their favorite Microsoft Education tools to create an interactive and supportive learning environment for all learners. Interactive Classrooms This week’s podcast is titled: Creating an InterACTIVE Classroom with […]

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5 Tips for Picking the Best Resources for Your Students [EdTech Essentials Spotlight] – Easy EdTech Podcast 132

In this episode, I’ll share five tips about curation in the classroom inspired by Chapter 2 of my new book EdTech Essentials: The Top 10 Technology Strategies for All Learning Environments. Curation is all about picking the very best resources and this episode takes you through five things to consider next time you search for […]

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The Benefits of Using Moviemaking in Your Classroom with Jessica Pack – Easy EdTech Podcast 131

In this episode, ISTE author and California Teacher of the Year Jessica Pack joins me to discuss bringing moviemaking into any subject area with students at any grade level. You’ll also hear some of Jessica’s favorite strategies and creation tools along with the brain science of storytelling and social emotional benefits of moviemaking in the […]

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Identifying the Best EdTech Tools for Your School – Bonus Episode with Teq

In this episode, I’m joined by Joseph Sanfilippo, Director of eLearning at OTIS for Educators, to discuss how to identify the best EdTech tools for your school.  You’ll hear Joseph share advice and recommendations for educators so they can make the most of the EdTech that is out there and available to them. Best EdTech […]

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How to Use Tech Tools to Stay Connected with Families with Amber Peterson – Easy EdTech Podcast 130

In this episode, educator Amber Peterson joins me to discuss how to use technology to stay connected with families. You’ll also hear about how to use digital tools to build a community and establish a sense of belonging for caregivers. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Podcasts Stitcher […]

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How to Help Students Better Navigate Digital Spaces [EdTech Essentials Spotlight] – Easy EdTech Podcast 129

In this EdTech Essentials Spotlight, I’ll share tips on how to help students better navigate digital spaces that come straight from my new book. You’ll hear about the role of student consumers, the different types of media students come across in digital spaces, and favorite resources to help students build skills as navigators. Navigate Digital […]

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