EP36: Coding With Samantha…Again!

December 5, 2017
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This week, Mindy and Jonathan are celebrating the return of the Hour Of Code so join the fun and learn about the latest technology resources for your classroom. Here are the links for this week's show:

News & Followup

  • SeeSaw Followup - Share Activities with other teachers, schedule activities
  • Apple Classroom for parental controls at home!
  • Drag and Drop for Docs, Sheets and Slides on iOS

 

Main course: Coding With Samantha Dahlby...Again!

 

Tech Nuggets:

  • Undo Send (Gmail): Settings > General > Undo Send

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes, the Apple Podcasts app, or in Google Play Music. THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without you!!

Until next time...

EP35: So Thankful For…

November 24, 2017
00:0000:00

This week, Mindy and Jonathan are taking some time out to thank some of the people who influence them and help them learn and expand their thinking. So, have your smartphones or computers at the ready because they are all great people to follow and connect with.

 

Main Course: So Thankful For...

 

Tech Nuggets

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes, the Apple Podcasts app or in Google Play Music. THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without you!!

Until next time...

EP34: National Nugget Day!

November 15, 2017
00:0000:00

It's National Nugget Day...or at least we think it might be. So, here are the links to this week's extra large helping of tech nuggets.

 

Quick followup from the last podcast with Jarod…

 

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You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes, the Apple Podcasts app or in Google Play Music.

Until next time...

EP33: How to Be Professionally Driven

November 8, 2017
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In this episode, Mindy and Jonathan talked with Jarod Bormann (@jbormann3) about redefining professional devleopment to be a more meaningful and personal experience for everyone. Sounds easy right? Tech nuggets are here as always and some podcast picks are included for those of you who are looking for some new shows to add to your collection.

 

Main Course: Professionally Driven

 

Tech Nuggets!

 

Podcast Picks

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes, the Apple Podcasts app or in Google Play Music.

Until next time...

 

EP32: Google Keep for the Win!

November 1, 2017
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In this episode, Jonathan and Mindy are on their best behavior because they are joined by (their boss) Stacy Behmer (@sbehmer) to talk about Google Keep and all the ways in which it can be used to enhance teaching and learning in the classroom. New podcasts for kids are shared and so are the usual helping of tech nuggets. Here are some links to all that they talked about.

News & Updates

  • G Suite EDU Updates:
    • Google Classroom: You can now import grades from Google Forms Quizzes directly into Google Classroom.
    • Science Journal app comes to iOS: also on Android. Use the built-in sensors on your device to measure things like acceleration, brightness, decibels and more.
    • Google Slides: You can now drag and drop your notes from Google Keep directly into Slides. Check out more recent updates with Google Slides.

 

Main course served piping hot: Google Keep

 

 

Tech Nuggets!

  • Follow Mindy on Snapchat. =) 🤳
  • Kiddom: Curriculum development, assessment, gradebook, and messaging all in one place 🎓

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes, the Apple Podcasts app or in Google Play Music.

Until next time...

 

EP31: Tammy Lind & Tony Vincent @ ITEC

October 23, 2017
00:0000:00

Mindy and Jonathan are back on the road and recorded this episode live at the ITEC Fall Conference in Des Moines. While they were there, they managed to persuade Tammy Lind and Tony Vincent to join them as guests on the show. Tammy and Tony talk about some of their favorite tech tools and ideas for learning...and they even reveal their favorite take away food! 🍔

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes or Google Play Music.

Until next time...

 

EP30: #FlipgridFever

September 25, 2017
00:0000:00

Mindy and Jonathan are joined by Lynn Kleinmeyer, (@THLibrariZen), the newest member of the Digital Learning Team. They talk about one of Lynn's favorite tools - Flipgrid, and share their latest tech nuggets.

 

New menu items: News & Updates

 

The Main Course: #FlipgridFever

 

Tech Nuggets!

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes or Google Play Music.

Until next time...

 

EP29: Good Technology Integration

September 6, 2017
00:0000:00

Mindy and Jonathan are back from their summer break with some new tools and updates that you might have missed while school was out. They talk about what they think are the best ways to integrate technology meaningfully, and share their latest tech nuggets.

New menu items: News & Updates

  • SeeSaw Updates

 

The Main Course: What Does Good Technology Integration Look Like?

 

Tech Nuggets!

 

 

 

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes or Google Play Music.

Until next time...

EP28: Making With Krissy Venosdale

July 1, 2017
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You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes or Google Play Music.

Until next time...have a great summer and be sure to keep in touch if you have new ideas or topics you want us to talk about in the Fall :)

 

EP27: Blend It Like Beth

June 19, 2017
00:0000:00

In this episode, Mindy and Jonathan are joined by Beth Swantz, (@betswan), the newly appointed Blended Learning Coordinator at Grant Wood AEA. They talk about how to get started with blended learning as well as the opportunities for experienced teachers to take it to the next level. Tools, tips, strategies and more are covered in this practical, in-depth discussion on the role of blended learning as a pathway to personalized learning.

You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on iTunes or Google Play Music.

Until next time...