What’s Happening? Josh Stumpenhorst: Illinois

This post was last updated on 8 months ago at 8 months ago

What I hope to be a series, this is the first conversation with an Illinois educator sharing his story about the impact and experience thus far with Covid19 and what it means to him as a Learning Commons teacher.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

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The What’s Happening? Podcast

This post was last updated on 8 months ago at 8 months ago

I’m a bit of a cart-before-the-horse kinda person. As well as a #seatofmypants gu.

Sitting in numerous zoom calls, reading twitter feeds and other sources, it became clear that while we’re all dealing with the same kinds of issues, everyone is highly curious as to how each school, district, state, province or country is dealing with Covid19.

While seeing all this unfold, I decided within about 10 minutes to start a podcast. Having played in the podcast world for over 15 years. (BTW, shout out to the EdTech Posse) I thought I’d dust off my snowball microphone, revisit my Spotify and Apple Podcast feeds, noodle around with a few technical things and go.

As usual, I realized a bunch of things I hadn’t thought of or done and one of those things is a trailer or some way to introduce this to folks who don’t easily subscribe to podcasts or the #seatofmypants approach.

I’m excited to do this and already have educators from Australia, Singapore, China as well as the US and Canada. I have teachers, librarians, principals, Superintendents and other educators ready to share their … Read the rest