Through research and interviews Dan looks at all things education in order to help teachers implement strategies that focus on developing student capacity to be self-sufficient learners as well as providing other tips for teachers to enhance their effectiveness.
Episode 86 Creating Lifelong Learners with Dave Burgess
Dave Burgess is a world-renowned expert in education. His book, Teach Like a Pirate, was a New York Times bestseller. In this episode, Dan sits down with Dave to discuss how he would help students become lifelong learners. You can access the show notes at https://www.teacherspd.net/86
Episode 85 The Neuroscience behind learning with Dr Judy Willis
Learn how learning happens in the brain and what you can do in your classroom to leverage this information and make learning easier for your students. Dr Judy Willis is an M.D. in Neuroscience, completed many brain surgeries over a 15 year period and taught in the classroom for over 10 years. Come and learn from her expertise.
Episode 84 - Visible Thinking Routines with Ron Ritchhart
Dan sits down with the amazing Ron Ritchhart to discuss how visible thinking routines help our students become lifelong learners.
Episode 83 - How to use hyperdocs for lifelong learning with Lisa Highfill
Hyperdocs have been around for a while now and are a fantastic tool to use in your classroom. not only do they free you up as a teacher and help structure your lessons, they also enable students to develop the skills they need to become lifelong learners. In this episode, Dan interviews Lisa Highfill, one of the authors of the Hyperdocs Handbook and co-founder of all things hyperdocs.
Book Club 6 What you will learn from Inquiry Mindset assessment edition with Trevor MacKenzie
Dan discusses Trevor's new book Inquiry Mindset Assessment Edition to tell you exactly what you will learn from this book that will be released on 15 May 2021 on Amazon.com
Book Club 5 What you will learn from Inquiry Mindset with Trevor Mackenzie
Dan sits down to talk with Trevor MacKenzie, author of Inquiry Mindset, to find out what you will learn from this fantastic book.
Top quality - very encouraging!
This podcast has been great in hyping me up in making my classes so much more effective in my teaching practices.
Loving the morning inspiration
Loving the podcast Dan! The length of the episodes and the specific focus of each is great for the commute to work. A really great resource I can use with my staff for professional learning on particular aspects of pedagogy that are a focus at our school.
Dan is awesome
Dan has a conversational style with a great range of tips and diverse implementations of technology for the classroom. The small bites are easy to listen to and are inspirational in planning lessons.