professional development

How To Lead as a Connected Educator

Digital tools have changed the way we think about teaching and learning. You might host a virtual guest speaker in your classroom, or empower students as website designers or moviemakers. Today we have new ways to help students interact with the world — in every grade level and subject area.  So how can educators use […]

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Quick Tips for Taking Ownership of Your PD — Easy EdTech Podcast 031

In this episode we will discuss nine quick tips for taking ownership of your PD this school year and beyond. You will hear professional development tips to use in your own school, tech-friendly resources to use via social media and how to connect to other teachers remotely. This week’s podcast is titled “Quick Tips for […]

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Part 2: 12 EdTech Tips for the Most Successful Year Yet – Easy EdTech Podcast 023

In this episode we’ll finish up the list 12 tips you can use to have the most successful year yet! This is part two of a two part look at favorite EdTech tips for the school year. You’ll hear a handful of actionable strategies to energize and elevate teaching and learning in your classroom! Subscribe […]

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Professional Development for School Administrators with Real-World Simulations

What does professional development look like for school administrators? Preparing school leaders for tough conversations and challenges throughout the school year can take different forms. There is a new program I’m excited to share with you. At ISTE this year, I sat down with Ken Spero. Ken is the CEO of Ed Leadership SIMS (ELS). […]

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Part 1: 12 EdTech Tips for the Most Successful Year Yet – Easy EdTech Podcast 022

In this episode we’ll cover EdTech tips you can use to have the most successful year yet! You can start this list anytime, but what better time than now? You’ll hear a handful of actionable strategies to energize and elevate teaching and learning in your classroom! This is Part 1 of a 2 part series. […]

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How to Start Out (and Stay) Organized this School Year – Easy EdTech Podcast 021

In this episode we’ll cover tips you can use to start out and stay organized this school year – perfect for educators in all roles. You’ll hear strategies for using technology to help with your organizational challenges including favorite apps and websites! Subscribe to the podcast on your favorite platform: iTunes/Podcast App Google Play Stitcher […]

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The Best of #ISTE19 News from Soundtrap | Day 3

Did you hear the news? This week I’ve partnered with Soundtrap for a special blog series! On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday this week, Soundtrap is sharing the very best from the ISTE Conference. Here’s the announcement in case you missed it! A large industry conference like ISTE can feel overwhelming for everyone. This is my […]

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The Best of #ISTE19 News from Soundtrap | Day 2

It’s the second day of the ISTE Conference and this week I’ve partnered with Soundtrap for a special blog series! On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday this week, Soundtrap is sharing the very best from the ISTE Conference. Here’s the announcement in case you missed it! It’s been a great first few days of the ISTE […]

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Tips for Attending Conferences from Your Couch – Easy EdTech Podcast 020

In this episode we’ll discuss how you can learn from other folks who attend conferences while you stay at home. You’ll hear strategies for attending online conferences that don’t require any travel, as well as ways to follow along with a conference when you don’t plan on making the trip to the event! Subscribe to […]

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How to Make the Most of Webinars – Easy EdTech Podcast 019

In this episode we’ll discuss strategies for watching webinars and making the most of your time as an attendee of a virtual presentation. You’ll hear 10 tips to make the most of teacher webinars so you are ready for your next virtual professional learning experience! Subscribe to the podcast on your favorite platform: iTunes/Podcast App […]

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