Archive for ‘SOS’

Episode 25

By , 7 May, 2009, 1 Comment

Introductions

Andy Torris from Shanghai American School joined David and Jeff for tonight’s podcast.

Essential Question

How to measure how shifted your school is?

Blog Posts of the Week

Jeff: Facebook and Academics

Andy: Chief Learning Officer, The Thinking Chick

David: Listing of Shifted Schools

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*Next show date is May 21 at 7:00 PM Bangkok time.
*Christian Blessing will join us.
*Essential Question for the show: How to do a school tech makeover on the cheap?
*Don’t forget to post Web sites/blogs to the SOS Diigo bookmarking site that support our upcoming EQ.

Shifting Our Schools Episode 24: How Are We Preparing Pre-service Teachers to be Shifted Educators?

By , 23 April, 2009, No Comment

Introductions

Mark Hofer of the College of William & Mary and Michael Kelly of The Harriet Tubman Free School joined David and Jeff for tonight’s podcast.

Essential Question

How are we preparing pre-service teachers to be shifted educators?

Blog Posts of the Week

David: Clay Burell’s post on teacher prep programs

Michael: Ben Grey’s blog

Jeff: No more Encarta, The University of the People

Mark: iLearn Technology blog

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*Next show date is not set.
*John Mikton will join us.
*Essential Question for the show: How can we help teachers take more risks in their teaching?
*Don’t forget to post Web sites/blogs to the SOS Diigo bookmarking site that support our upcoming EQ.

Shifting Our Schools Episode 23: How to Move Students from Being Dependent to Independent Learners?

By , 12 March, 2009, 1 Comment

Introductions

Kim Cofino of the International School Bangkok and Amanda DeCardy of Shanghai American School joined David and Jeff for tonight’s podcast.

Essential Question

How to move students from being dependent to independent learners?

Blog Posts of the Week

David: Lian, a 7th grader’s blog

Amanda & Kim: Armitage’s Army Room 202 Math Video Room 229

Jeff: 21st Century Writing Chemical Paradigms

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*Next show is Thursday Marth 28th. The time is not set.
*EARCOS region teachers will be our guests.
*Essential Question for the show: What are some of your best lesson ideas?
*Don’t forget to post Web sites/blogs to the SOS Diigo bookmarking site that support our upcoming EQ.