This is part 2 in my series of podcasts on telling the new story. The first of these was with Darren Kuropatwa who teaches high school math in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
This podcast is with Kathy Cassidy who teaches grade one in Moose Jaw, SK. I’ve had the opportunity to work with Kathy on a number of projects and have observed how she has worked towards making technology a seamless part of her students day.
I also took some video of her classroom and this interview and will post that as a vidcast soon.
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I’m beginning a series of 4 podcasts with 3 outstanding teachers. The theme of these podcasts is telling the new story based on the original concept as laid out by David Warlick.
The first is Darren Kuropatwa from Winnipeg. Darren talks about his journey as a teacher and the experience he and his students have taken in understanding the power blogging and sharing their learning with a global audience.
Show notes: (courtesy of Darren)
Alan Levine’s BlogshopPre-Cal 40S
Dean’s workshops blog
Pre-Cal 30S (Pop Goes The Weasle)
Pre-Cal 40S (Winter ’06)
The Scribe Post Hall Of Fame
How To Be An Expert (Kathy Sierra)
David Warlick’s posts on Educational Gaming: here and here
Chris Harbeck’s Class Blogs Hub
The Desire to be Emperor
About Dean’s Digital Cameras Post
Karl Fisch’s Comment
Learn More About Scribe Posts
A del.icio.us idea (reprise)
Resonance and Disonance (my post about kids who dislike blogging and learning styles)
Blogging on Blogging (sample instructional post)
Coming of Age (Terry Freedman’s book)
Maybe there would be other questions you wished I would have asked Darren. Leave them as a comment and I’m sure Darren or I will answer.
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Drive home reflections of my first time introducing weblogs to high school students. Lots of questions and frustrations.
Student blogging policy
Secret Life of Bees
Bike lock blog
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Kathy Cassidy is a grade one teacher in Moose Jaw. She continues to demonstrate how primary students can utilize all the tools of the Read/Write web to demonstrate their learning. Her latest venture is using the podcasting tool built into David Warlick’s classblogmeister.
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