A lively rundown of resources for educators including monthly themes and events, broadcasts, video clips and teach tips.
The September NetNews podcast includes a rundown of upcoming events and resources tied to Hispanic-American Heritage Month, the Body Worlds Human Body Exhibit and Constitution Week. You’ll also hear an interview with Stephanie Misar of MHZ Networks concerning the international programming now available on UEN-TV Digital 9.2.
August 2008: Olympics
The August NetNews podcast includes a rundown of Olympics-related resources. It also features part two of an interview with Paul Burrows of Media Solutions concerning the Utah Multimedia Collections Encyclopedia. It brings video, audio, photos, maps, charts and text to Utah educators via UEN’s Digital Media Service.
May 2008: Time and Transportation
The May NetNews podcast is the Time and Transportation edition. Highlights include resources on the Promontory railroad celebration and Asian Pacific American Heritage month, including broadcasts and downloadable media. The featured interview is a follow up with UEN’s Karen Krier about the new look of uen.org.
Library Media Special
Texas author Teri Lesesne, Utah Librarian Beckie Lewis, and Utah author Lisa Mangum discuss the future of the book and the creative challenge of writing.
The June 2009 NetNews podcast features an extended interview with Aaron Dewald, director of the technology initiative at the University of Utah College of Law. Aaron discusses how a team built a counter-terrorism simulation for students, how it was received, and ideas for educator to create simulations of their own.
The May 2009 NetNews podcast features interviews about teacher stress busters from UEN’s Professional Development staff including Jessica Anderson, Jared Covili, Victoria Rasmussen, Ross Rogers and Tim Stack. The podcast also features a rundown of May resources and events.