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5 Ways to Maximize Your Professional Development by Tweeting

Learning and networking at education conferences is being profoundly changed by social media. In this segment we...

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Student Tech Teams: Inside an Authentic Learning Experience

We talk with a group of students and their teacher about how their work on a school help desk is creating some...

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SAMR Is a Great Framework for Education Technology Integration

The SAMR model provides a continuum for understanding the process and tools for integrating education technology into...

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The Three Most Important Things You Need to Start a Makerspace

Wondering about makerspaces and what it takes to set one up? If so, this is the segment for you. Tune in to learn...

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Using Podcasting in the Classroom: What to Consider

This week we look at creative ways in which teachers can use podcasting in the classroom to differentiate instruction...

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Using Hashtags and Twitter Chats in the Classroom

This week we discuss how teachers are using Twitter hastags in their classrooms to extened classroom discussions,...

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Holiday Technology Buying Recap

In this segment we recap the education technology shopping discussions we had during the holidays. Follow: @iplante...

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Breaking Through the Ongoing Barriers to Success With BYOD

Bring your own device is not new to connected educators but much of the broader community is still in the dark. What...

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Exploring Ways to Give Students a Voice

Giving students a voice in their learning is proving the be a good way to increase student engagement and educational...

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Using Technology to Build the School Community

@iplant @s_bearden @Katrinastevens1 @thomascmurray @ajpodchaski Susan M. Bearden is the Director of Information...

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New Beginnings: What Is Your Focus As We Head Back to School?

In this week's chat we explored what educators are thinking as we head back to school. Follow:@iplant @s_bearden...

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How Do We Get Underrepresented Groups Interested in Coding?

African Americans, Latinos and girls have at least one thing in common. They are underrepresented in certain tech...

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What Are the Best Organizational Tools for Educators?

In this segment we look at tools that can support your work flow and help you get and stay organized....

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How Does Extreme Success or Failure Impact Expectations of New Education Technologies?

In this segment we explore prevailing attitudes about implementing new education technologies. Follow:@ShellTerrell...

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Can We Make Compassion and Digital Citizenship Go Viral?

In this segment we talk about how to model and encourage students to use social media constructively and become good...

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Tweet This, Not That: Three Twitter Tips for Educators That Can Make A Big Difference

Our guest, Eric Sheninger, was recently included on Time Magazine's list of the 140 best Twitter feeds. He was the...

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Retrospective on the One Year Anniversary of Edtechchat

In this week's segment, we look back on the first year of edtechchat. It's been some ride. Join us as we reflect on...

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Using Technology to Personalize Professional Development

In this week's segment we talk about how to create on-going, differentiated, and highly personalized, professional...

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How Popular is BYOD?: Benefits and Challenges

This week's segment on BYOD (Bring your own device) initiatives revealed widely diverse views on the...

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Slaying the "Sit and Get" PD Dragon

Most educators now agree that PD should be differentiated, so why is this still a problem? Tune in as we explore this...

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