Episodes

Teaching in Magenta: Joy & Well-Bring in Education - PPD084

Sept. 30, 2020

What does it mean to teach in magenta?

Scripted: An Educator's Guide to Media in the Classroom - PPD083

Sept. 16, 2020

Featured Content Producing media in the classroom doesn’t have to be a daunting and overwhelming task for you or your students. Our guests in this episode are Bruce Reicher and Randy Tomes. They, along with Paula Neidlinger, wrote the book Scripted: An Educator’s Guide to Media in the Classroom (20…

Back to School 2020-2021 - PPD082

Sept. 2, 2020

Featured Content We’ve spent quite a bit of time discussing what education could look like on this podcast in the past and as we continue to move forward in a world that is very different from when we’ve had those conversations. We’d like to talk about what education could like once more as we cont…

Looking Ahead to 2020-2021 - PPD081

Aug. 19, 2020

Featured Content Planning and preparations continue for the 2020-2021 school year. In some places, the school year has started and in other places, schools will ‘open’ in a very different way. We’ve spent quite a bit of time discussing what education could look like on this podcast in the past and …

Progressive Education During Challenging Times - PPD080

Aug. 6, 2020

Featured Content We’ve spent quite a bit of time discussing what education could look like on this podcast in the past and as we continue to move forward in a world that is very different from when we’ve had those conversations. We’d like to talk about what education could like once more as we cont…

The Liberated Educator - PPD079

July 22, 2020

Featured Content Ken Shelton holds an M.A. in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology as well as New Media Design and Production. He has worked as an Educator for over 20 years. As a part of his active involvement within the Educational Technology community, Ken is an Apple Distin…

Summer PD 2020 - PPD078

July 8, 2020

Featured Content Stacey is back and we’re talking about professional development in the Summer of 2020! Topics discussed: Stacey recaps her school year back in the classroom and the end of her year Collectively we touched on retirement, the seniors of 2020 AJ and Chris are presenting at #2020Change…

Looking Back At 2019-2020 - PPD077

June 17, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, June 14, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about the 2019-2020 school year. Topics: AJ’s first year in his new admin role Chris’s year of trying new things in his classroom Distance/remote learning reflection We were joi…

Challenging Topics: Where to Begin? - PPD076

June 10, 2020

Teaching is not easy for so many reasons. Educating young people can pose many challenges for a multitude of reasons. In this episode, Chris and AJ facilitate a discussion that centers around where to begin when covering challenging topics and having difficult conversations with students. Featured …

Anything But Education - PPD075

June 3, 2020

AJ and Chris move away from education talk.

Ending the School Year - PPD074

May 20, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, May 17, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about the end of the school year and how we close things out.We were joined on-air by the following awesome people who contributed to the conversation: Jill Dobrowansky Al Spiege…

Let's Turn Education Upside Down! - PPD073

May 6, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, May 3, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation how education can and will change because of everything happening in the world in the Spring of 2020. We were joined by a panel that included, Batsheva Frankel, Tim Cavey, a…

Guest: Jake Miller

Grades: Exploring Equity & Expanding Reach - PPD072

April 29, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, April 26, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about grades. Our guest is David Frangiosa. In 2015, David Frangiosa made the switch to Standards-Based Grading in high school science classroom and hasn’t looked back. D…

Engaging Students in Remote Learning - PPD071

April 22, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, April 19, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused our attention on student engagement in the remote learning setting. We enjoyed taking your ‘calls’ during our live s…

How Will Spring 2020 Impact the Future of Education? - PPD070

April 8, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, April 5, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused on the impact that Spring 2020 will have on education going forward. Our conversation was driven by your participatio…

Distance Learning: The Student Perspective - PPD069

April 1, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, March 30, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused on the student perspective. Stacey was on special assignment and we welcomed Kevin Carroll as our guest co-host for …

Online Teaching Reflection & Resources - PPD068

March 25, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, March 22, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around online teaching resources and reflection. We enjoyed taking your ‘calls’ during our live stream and people shared information in the chat as well. We are going to …

How to Be an Effective Online Teacher - PPD067

March 18, 2020

Featured Content On Sunday, March 15, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around online teaching and learning. Many schools throughout the United States and around the world are being forced to close in response to the COVID-19 virus. Educators who h…