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The term “influencer” is often applied to brands and social media mavens, but it’s also a word that pertains to visionary edtech leaders. “Ed Influencers,” the new podcast from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), digs into the motivations and aspirations of today’s most prominent education innovators. In each episode, ISTE Chief Learning Officer Joseph South sits down with an edtech leader who’s helping to transform teaching and learning. From impacting education practice to influencing nonprofits, education policy and the edtech industry, South finds out what makes these influencers tick, and what’s next for them.

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The term “influencer” is often applied to brands and social media mavens, but it’s also a word that pertains to visionary edtech leaders. “Ed Influencers,” the new podcast from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), digs into the motivations and aspirations of today’s most prominent education innovators. In each episode, ISTE Chief Learning Officer Joseph South sits down with an edtech leader who’s helping to transform teaching and learning. From impacting education practice to influencing nonprofits, education policy and the edtech industry, South finds out what makes these influencers tick, and what’s next for them.

    Chiefs for Change CEO Mike Magee shares how education policymakers can strategically develop plans for a post-COVID era

    Chiefs for Change CEO Mike Magee shares how education policymakers can strategically develop plans for a post-COVID era

    Chiefs for Change CEO Mike Magee shows how education policymakers can strategically develop plans for a post-COVID era

    • 32 min
    Dr. Luis Perez discusses the importance of equitable learning instructional design during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

    Dr. Luis Perez discusses the importance of equitable learning instructional design during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

    Dr. Luis Perez, Technical Assistance Specialist at the National Center on Accessible Educational Materials, shares how we can ensure equitable learning during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

    • 24 min
    Leaders from large urban districts show how they are coordinating remote learning for thousands of students and educators.

    Leaders from large urban districts show how they are coordinating remote learning for thousands of students and educators.

    Top edtech administrators from Los Angeles Unified and Baltimore County Schools talk about how they launched online learning for hundreds of thousands of students after schools were closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

    • 35 min
    Superintendents from Ohio and New York show how they are navigating the transition to online learning

    Superintendents from Ohio and New York show how they are navigating the transition to online learning

    Superintendents from two school districts in Ohio and New York talk about how their districts navigated the transition to remote learning in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

    • 35 min
    Turnaround for Children founder, Dr. Pam Cantor, shares how school closures and trauma impact student learning.

    Turnaround for Children founder, Dr. Pam Cantor, shares how school closures and trauma impact student learning.

    Child psychiatrist Pam Cantor talks about why it’s important for educators to focus on relationship-building and students’ emotional well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • 28 min
    Sophia Mendoza, director of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Instructional Technology Initiative: How L.A. Unified successfully implements classroom technology

    Sophia Mendoza, director of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Instructional Technology Initiative: How L.A. Unified successfully implements classroom technology

    Sophia Mendoza, director of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Instructional Technology Initiative, talks about how the district uses innovative professional development programs to teach teachers how to use edtech tools.

    • 31 min

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Keep em coming!

These are great candid conversations with inspiring education leaders. I hope the series continues!

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