1 hr 4 min

From classroom to corporate with TESOL teacher and instructional designer Diego Boada | S2E8 Still Curious

    • Self-Improvement

In this episode: Losing your job in the pandemic and reverse culture shock when moving from the US back to Colombia. From English language teaching to instructional design for product managers. Never leaving school and how teachers are more than teachers. Universal design for learning. How teaching expertise is valued in traditional education vs instructional design and edtech and what that means for teachers' freedom and creativity. Filling your cup and finding structure in uncertainty.
About the Guest:  Diego Boada is an educator, researcher, and instructional designer from Colombia with over 15 years of experience. As a Fulbright scholar, Diego earned his M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Learning, Design, and Technology at the University of Georgia in the US. Before recently becoming an e-learning consultant at the Inter-American Development Bank, Diego worked at Product School where he collaborated with product leaders from top Silicon Valley companies to develop training materials and certificates for product managers. Also, Diego is working on his Executive MBA at Quantic School of Business and Technology. [Diego's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/diego-boada/]
Recorded 12 April 2022

Links:
Ellii (formerly ESL Library) [https://ellii.com/]Product School [https://www.productschool.com/]Gagne's 9 Events of Instruction [https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/gagne.htm]Minerva University [https://www.minerva.edu/]Mentimeter - interactive presentations [https://www.mentimeter.com/]The Culture Map - breaking through the invisible boundaries of global business [https://erinmeyer.com/books/the-culture-map/]Hofstede's cultural dimensions theory [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hofstede%27s_cultural_dimensions_theory]Inter-American Development Bank [https://www.iadb.org/en]--
About the Host: Despite never letting school interfere with his education, Danu has nevertheless acquired two social science degrees and an executive MBA. He toils at the intersection of education, technology and society and has worked at various times in teaching, research, project management, business development and customer service. He has so many interests that he has started to outsource them, and his life plan is rapidly running out of alphabet.  [Danu's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danupoyner/]

Music: Kleptotonic Swing by Tri-Tachyon
--Website: grokk.ist/stillcuriouspodcast | Email: podcast@grokk.ist | Socials: @stillcuriouspodRate and review: https://lovethepodcast.com/stillcuriousMusic: Kleptotonic Swing by Tri-Tachyon© 2022 Grokkist Ltd. http://grokk.ist

In this episode: Losing your job in the pandemic and reverse culture shock when moving from the US back to Colombia. From English language teaching to instructional design for product managers. Never leaving school and how teachers are more than teachers. Universal design for learning. How teaching expertise is valued in traditional education vs instructional design and edtech and what that means for teachers' freedom and creativity. Filling your cup and finding structure in uncertainty.
About the Guest:  Diego Boada is an educator, researcher, and instructional designer from Colombia with over 15 years of experience. As a Fulbright scholar, Diego earned his M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Learning, Design, and Technology at the University of Georgia in the US. Before recently becoming an e-learning consultant at the Inter-American Development Bank, Diego worked at Product School where he collaborated with product leaders from top Silicon Valley companies to develop training materials and certificates for product managers. Also, Diego is working on his Executive MBA at Quantic School of Business and Technology. [Diego's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/diego-boada/]
Recorded 12 April 2022

Links:
Ellii (formerly ESL Library) [https://ellii.com/]Product School [https://www.productschool.com/]Gagne's 9 Events of Instruction [https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/gagne.htm]Minerva University [https://www.minerva.edu/]Mentimeter - interactive presentations [https://www.mentimeter.com/]The Culture Map - breaking through the invisible boundaries of global business [https://erinmeyer.com/books/the-culture-map/]Hofstede's cultural dimensions theory [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hofstede%27s_cultural_dimensions_theory]Inter-American Development Bank [https://www.iadb.org/en]--
About the Host: Despite never letting school interfere with his education, Danu has nevertheless acquired two social science degrees and an executive MBA. He toils at the intersection of education, technology and society and has worked at various times in teaching, research, project management, business development and customer service. He has so many interests that he has started to outsource them, and his life plan is rapidly running out of alphabet.  [Danu's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danupoyner/]

Music: Kleptotonic Swing by Tri-Tachyon
--Website: grokk.ist/stillcuriouspodcast | Email: podcast@grokk.ist | Socials: @stillcuriouspodRate and review: https://lovethepodcast.com/stillcuriousMusic: Kleptotonic Swing by Tri-Tachyon© 2022 Grokkist Ltd. http://grokk.ist

1 hr 4 min