Outside the Classroom: Episode 3 with Porter Palmer

My dear friend Porter and her husband Bill "have been living in a van down by the river." Okay, bad joke but they have been living out of a trailer and now motorhome for several years. I had the pleasure of working with Porter during my time at Discovery Education and she has become not ...… Read the rest

Delight 17: New Tech

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I still remember the first time I used a digital camera. A Sony Mavica with a floppy disk for storage. The ability to take a photo, insert a disk into your computer and be able to view the image was magic. From the time I began my journey with educational technology in the late 1990s ...… Read the rest

Outside the Classroom: Episode 2 with Craig Badura

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I caught up with Craig Badura to chat about how he got into cooking and sharing it on Instagram. While we both share a love for golf and education, I've been watching him explore this aspect of his life outside education. spotify:show:3QnWuxokv6sKLgqX68kfe4 https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/outside-the-classroom/id1563043528 … Read the rest

Outside the Classroom: Episode 1 with Andi Arnold

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So excited that this is the premiere episode. Andi Arnold aka Smack Skellington talks about her journey into roller derby, the power of community and diversity. What a joy to spend time with this wonderful teacher from Idaho. https://youtu.be/OMwdpWW3W6g … Read the rest

Outside the Classroom: Conversations With the Most Interesting Educators Trailer

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Time to fire up the old podcast machine. I'm really excited about this series which will feature conversations with educators about anything except education. Well, that's not entirely true but what this isn't is a dive into education but into the people who lead really interesting lives outside of education. Gary Stager says, "the best ...… Read the rest