15 episodes

This is a podcast for Uvalde CISD teachers and friends. The purpose of this podcast is to bring attention to the topics that impact students the most through authentic experiences and conversation.

Paw Print Pause Natalie Arias & Margaret Tarski-Rodriguez

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

This is a podcast for Uvalde CISD teachers and friends. The purpose of this podcast is to bring attention to the topics that impact students the most through authentic experiences and conversation.

    Transitioning to Canvas w/ GCISD | Season 2, Episode 5

    Transitioning to Canvas w/ GCISD | Season 2, Episode 5

    In this episode, Natalie and Margaret discuss transitioning to Canvas with Digital Learning Coaches from Grapevine-Colleyville ISD. 

    Episode Resources:

    Canvas Accounts Announcement: https://www.smore.com/us654

    Follow Karsyn and Taylor on Twitter: @TechCoachTaylor @karsyn_jackson

    UCISD Canvas Academy Training Course: https://uvaldecisd.instructure.com/courses/2865

    UCISD Summer Safari 2022: ucisd.me/USafari22

    Follow us! @litUCISD @natariastx @tarski_margaret

    • 41 min
    Fostering Positive Relationships | Season 2, Episode 4

    Fostering Positive Relationships | Season 2, Episode 4

    In this episode, Natalie and Margaret discuss the topic of Fostering Positive Relationships using inspiration from the late Rita Pierson.

    Episode Resources:

    Rita Pierson Ted Talk: youtube.com/watch?v=SFnMTHhKdkw

    Edutopia Article: https://www.edutopia.org/article/6-strategies-building-better-student-relationships

    Margaret's Edutopia Article: https://www.edutopia.org/article/implementing-blended-learning-pre-k-students

    UCISD Digital Tools Page: https://ucisd.me/3eDy6X1

    Link to Teacher Leaders Community on Schoology: https://ucisd.schoology.com/group/3012913369

    Follow us! @BlendedUCISD @natariastx @tarski_margaret

    • 29 min
    Circle of Control | Season 2, Episode 3

    Circle of Control | Season 2, Episode 3

    In this episode, Natalie and Margaret discuss the topic of Circle of Control.

    Episode Resources:

    Royce & Associates Article: “What Covey Taught me About the Circle of Influence

    Enneagram Personality Test: https://www.eclecticenergies.com/enneagram/dotest

    Follow @mirabellecreations on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mirabellecreations

    UCISD Digital Tools Page: https://ucisd.me/3eDy6X1

    Link to Teacher Leaders Community on Schoology: https://ucisd.schoology.com/group/3012913369

    Follow us! @BlendedUCISD @natariastx @tarski_margaret

    • 21 min
    Season 2, Episode 2 | Trauma Informed Care + SEL

    Season 2, Episode 2 | Trauma Informed Care + SEL

    In this episode, Natalie and Margaret discuss Trauma Informed Care with Miranda Dvorak and Dr. Hector Lopez of Crossroads Academy High School. 

    Episode Resources:

    What is Trauma Informed Care?: https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/trauma-informed-care-what-it-is-and-why-its-important-2018101613562

    UCISD Digital Tools Page: https://ucisd.me/3eDy6X1

    Link to Teacher Leaders Community on Schoology: https://ucisd.schoology.com/group/3012913369

    Canva for Education: www.canva.com/education

    Follow us! @BlendedUCISD @natariastx @tarski_margaret

    • 36 min
    Season 2, Episode 1 | Lessons Learned from COVID-19

    Season 2, Episode 1 | Lessons Learned from COVID-19

    In this episode, Natalie welcomes her new co-host Margaret Tarski-Rodriguez for the season 2 kickoff where they discuss lessons learned from the COVID-19 school shut downs and distance learning experience. 
    Episode Resources:

    WeAreTeachers Blog: https://www.weareteachers.com/teachers-after-covid/
    UCISD Digital Tools Page: https://ucisd.me/3eDy6X1
    Link to Teacher Leaders Community on Schoology: https://ucisd.schoology.com/group/3012913369
    Follow us! @BlendedUCISD @natariastx @tarski_margaret

    • 24 min
    Episode 10 | Choosing the Right EdTech Tools

    Episode 10 | Choosing the Right EdTech Tools

    In this episode, Natalie discusses the topic of EdTech tools with current Anthon IC, Margaret Tarski-Rodriguez. 

    Episode Resources:

    EdSurge Article: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2017-09-24-the-secret-sauce-to-choosing-edtech-find-tools-by-fit-not-feature

    3D Flyover Tours: https://support.apple.com/guide/ipad/take-flyover-tours-in-maps-ipad6f5e96f4/ipados

    SAMR Model Explained: https://www.schoology.com/blog/samr-model-practical-guide-edtech-integration

    UCISD Digital Tools Page: https://ucisd.me/3eDy6X1 

    Link to Teacher Leaders Community on Schoology: https://ucisd.schoology.com/group/3012913369

    Follow us! @BlendedUCISD @natariastx

    • 20 min

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