Episodes

November 07, 2018

Planning Professional Development - PPD039

Featured Content A lot of hard work goes into >>> planning<<< most PD opportunities. What happens when those efforts don’t go as planned? For this episode, we crowdsourced PD planning ideas from you, our listeners! Thank you ...

October 24, 2018

Thematic Instruction In Social Studies - PPD038

Featured Content Thematic Instruction in Social Studies has been a topic of discussion between Chris and AJ for over a year. During the 2017-18 school year, Chris changed his instruction to follow the 10 Themes of Social Stud...

September 26, 2018

Lesson Planning: Attention and Reflection - PPD036

Featured Content We continue our conversation from Episode 35 , as we discuss the finer details of lesson planning: grabbing student attention and reflecting on the lesson . Grab & Maintain Student Attention Use random select...

September 12, 2018

Lesson Planning: Environment & Relationships - PPD035

Featured Content Some of you love them. Some of you hate them. No matter how you feel you have to create them. Today, we’re talking lesson planning. From Wikipedia… A lesson plan is a teacher’s detailed description of the cou...

August 29, 2018

Planning for a Student Teacher -PPD034

Featured Content During the Fall 2018 semester, Chris and AJ will both have student teachers working with them. Neither has ever had a student teacher before and both are excited for the opportunity to work with one. Some of ...

August 15, 2018

The Toilet Paper Game - PPD033

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July 09, 2018

Podcast Listening Club Reminder - BONUS

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June 27, 2018

End of Year Reflections (Part 2) - PPD032

Featured Content This episode is the second part of our conversation about George Couros’ published an article on his blog titled, ‘4 Reflection Questions for the End of the School Year’ . In this conversation, we address que...

June 13, 2018

End of Year Reflections (Part 1) - PPD031

Featured Content Recently, George Couros published an article on his blog titled, ‘3 Reminders for the End of the School Year.’ In his call to action, he had readers share their suggestions. He ran with one person’s suggestio...

May 30, 2018

Leading with Culture and Jay Billy - PPD030

Featured Content Jay Billy is an elementary principal in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. Jay received his master’s degree in educational leadership from The College of New Jersey in 1997. He first served as supervisor of behavior ...

April 18, 2018

#TryPod 2018: 30 Days of Stacey

Featured Content #TryPod is all about sharing and discovering new podcasts via Twitter or anywhere you use hashtags. Stacey embarked on a 30-day quest to share at least one recommendation between March 10th and April 10th 201...

March 28, 2018

10 Tips for Hosting a Successful EdCamp

Featured Content One the ways we love to take control of our learning is by attending un-conferences. Our favorite format is the classic EdCamp model. Here are 10 tips for making sure your event is successful. Build a Strong ...

March 14, 2018

Q&A: Coaching in Education

Featured Content Co-host Stacey Lindes began her career in education as a primary grade, elementary school teacher and was then encouraged to apply for a position as a technology coach in her district. AJ and Chris pepper her...

February 28, 2018

Q&A: Teaching in Higher Ed

Featured Content As a result of the very idea of PodcastPD and the good ‘ole days of our conversations on Twitter and Blab.im Chris has been teaching at Rutgers University in the DCIM Program since January 2016. Our conversat...

February 14, 2018

Q&A: The Flipped Classroom

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January 31, 2018

Why You Should Get Your Doctorate with Joe Dziuba

Featured Content Joseph Dziuba is a passionate 4th-year educator certified in mathematics (K-12) who works diligently to meet the needs of each individual that crosses his path. His passion for teaching and learning coupled w...

January 17, 2018

Merry New Year! 2018

Featured Content The new year is a natural time to go ahead and reset a number of aspects of our lives. One of the ways people have been doing this of late has been through the idea of #OneWord. In this episode, we try to gue...

January 05, 2018

12 Days of Podcasts: Note to Self II

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January 04, 2018

12 Days of Podcasts: Criminal

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