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The EdTech Take Out is a podcast for teachers who are looking for innovative ways to integrate technology in their classrooms. It is hosted by Jonathan Wylie and Mindy Cairney from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team.

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    • 4.9 • 43 Ratings

The EdTech Take Out is a podcast for teachers who are looking for innovative ways to integrate technology in their classrooms. It is hosted by Jonathan Wylie and Mindy Cairney from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team.

    EP96: Esports with Jesse Lubinsky

    EP96: Esports with Jesse Lubinsky

    Hold on tight because we are sailing into the uncharted waters of Esports in schools this week. Thankfully, we have an expert at the helm, Jesse Lubinsky from Ready Learner One, who is going to navigate us safely through these stormy seas! 


    Here are some links for what we talked about...


    News & follow-up:


    Screencastify’s new FREE features!

    CommonLit 360 Curriculum

    New Apple devices

    Design your own custom themes in new Google Sites

    New Google Tasks logo!!

    Forms settings are now easier to navigate


    Main Course: Esports with Jesse Lubinsky


    Chance the Rapper on SNL

    Tweet from Mike Washburn

    The Esports Education Playbook: Empowering Every Learner Through Inclusive Gaming (book)

    readylearner.one

    jesselubinsky.com


    Tech Nuggets


    Live Text in iOS 15

    Wheel of Names | Random name picker via Tony Vincent

    PackBack

    Webinar Series: Four Tenets of Blended and Personalized Learning

    Sesame Street Fighter


    You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us with questions or ideas, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on your podcast app of choice.


    THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without the support of listeners like you!


     

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    EP95: Universal Design for Learning

    EP95: Universal Design for Learning

    Our guests for this episode are Lynn Kleinmeyer and...uh...Jonathan Wylie? Don't worry! All will be revealed as we dive headfirst into the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Guidelines and show you why you need them in your classroom. 


    Here are some links for what we talked about...


    News & follow-up:


    Flipgrid Live Events

    Spreading Screencastify (SWAG alert!)

    Save Tab Groups is coming soon?
    Top Chrome Tab Tips




    Safer learning with Google for Education

    Better understand how you’re spending your time in Google Calendar

    Find and share GIFs in Google Chat

    And finally…


    Main Course: Universal Design for Learning


    UDL Guidelines

    What is Universal Design for Learning (UDL)?

    Seeing UDL in the Classroom (video)

    Divergent by Design podcast


    Tech Nuggets:


    Workflowy

    HyperRubrics

    Turn and Learn could be used with Flipgrid too

    Add Voice to Google Forms using Mote


     

    • 49 min
    EP94: Make Math Moments

    EP94: Make Math Moments

    For this special episode, we are joined by Kyle Pearce and Jon Orr from MakeMathMoments.com. We also have Janet Greene, one of our GWAEA Math Consultants, as a guest co-host. It's a great conversation and includes all kinds of great nuggets that truly transcend math and just make for really good instructional practices. We hope you enjoy it!


    Here are some links for what we talked about...


    News & follow-up:


    Easel by TPT

    Canva Creator Program via Tanya LeClair

    Google Docs will let you overlay text on images like it's 1997

    “Master” view in Google Slides renamed to “Theme Builder”

    How do I annotate a file as an assignment submission in Canvas?

    iCivics Unveils New – And BIG – Primary Sources Site

    Friendly reminder: Do NOT delete your Seesaw class

    End-Of-Year Google Classroom Clean-up Tips


    Main Course:


    Kyle Pearce and Jon Orr

    MakeMathMoments.com

    Desmos

    KnowledgeHook


    Tech Nuggets


    Tech Integration Updates - Math from Eric Curts

    OER Project Home

    Use your omnibox to search your Google Drive

    Kentucky Center for Mathematics


    You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us with questions or ideas, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on your podcast app of choice.


    THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without the support of listeners like you!

    • 59 min
    EP93: Teachers Pay Teachers

    EP93: Teachers Pay Teachers

    It's time to talk about Teachers Pay Teachers. We have made comments about it in the past, but we decided to get it all out in the open and just have an honest conversation about it. Be sure to stick around for the tech nuggets!


    Here are some links for what we talked about...


    News & follow-up:


    Mote for Docs

    How to create digital stickers using IconsMania

    Zoom's Immersive View puts up to 25 people inside one virtual background

    SeeSaw Update: Progress

    Kahoot Acquires Clever for $500M


    Main Course: Teachers Pay Teachers


    Teachers Pay Teachers

    The Battle Between Teachers Pay Teachers and OERs

    Rachel Lynette Is a Million-Dollar Teacher

    ReadWriteThink

    ShareMyLesson

    OER Commons

    What Teachers Pay Teachers Is Learning From Bad Lessons and Upset Teachers

    Why I've Stopped Using Teachers Pay Teachers

    Teachers Pay Teachers Has a New Anti-Racist Initiative. But There's Still Racist Content on the Site


    Tech Nuggets


    Literacy Shed

    Verse by Verse - Google via Larry Ferlazzo

    Helperbird

    Kialo Edu - The tool to teach critical thinking and rational debate


    You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us with questions or ideas, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on your podcast app of choice.


    THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without the support of listeners like you!


     

    • 44 min
    EP92: Joe Dale is Here!

    EP92: Joe Dale is Here!

    In this episode, we are fortunate to be joined by Joe Dale, a foreign language and technology consultant, who talks to us about the intersection between technology and modern foreign languages. Here's what we talked about...


    News & followup:


    Pixlr EDU free for students and educators

    Public permissions for Flipgrid have changed.

    New layout and features for Google Meet

    New Apple products announced


    Main Course: Joe Dale


    Guest: Joe Dale
    @joedale

    https://mfltwitteratipodcast.com/

    TILT Webinars from Joe




    Whiteboard.fi

    Spiral.ac

    Flipgrid

    Qwiqr

    Why Shakespeare Could Never Have Been French


    Tech Nuggets


    CS + Social Studies Bundling/Crosswalk

    Pile of Words Strategy

    gifcap

    Visual organizer platform with circles | CirclyApp

    GitMind​

    Remove.bg

    ​Unscreen.com


    You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us with questions or ideas, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on your podcast app of choice.


    THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without the support of listeners like you!

    • 58 min
    EP91: Carissa Cabrera

    EP91: Carissa Cabrera

    This week we are joined by Carissa Cabrera to help us celebrate Earth Day and explore some of the ways that we can use technology to help bring awareness to these issues in the classroom. Here's what we talked about...


    News & Followup:


    Miro Education accounts

    Try TickTick

    Whiteboard.chat has handwriting recognition in 50 languages

    IconsMania

    #WCCS21

    Chrome 90 will let you share links to highlighted text

    Google Earth time-lapse feature


    Main Course: Carissa Cabrera


    Email Carissa: carissacabrera1@gmail.com 

    https://www.theconservationistcollective.com/ 

    https://www.instagram.com/carissaandclimate/ 


    Tech Nuggets:


    WindowSwap

    VN Video Editor

    https://www.challenginglearning.com/learning-pit/ 

    SplashLearn

    National Geographic Learn at Home


    You can follow Jonathan (@jonathanwylie) and Mindy (@TeamCairney) on Twitter, and see all the tweets from the Grant Wood AEA Digital Learning Team at @DLGWAEA. You can also email us with questions or ideas, podcast@gwaea.org. If you enjoy the show please share it with your friends and colleagues and/or leave us a review on your podcast app of choice.


    THANK YOU for listening. We really couldn't (or wouldn't) do this without the support of listeners like you!

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43 Ratings

43 Ratings

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Great podcast for educators. This podcast is full of edtech resources, tips, and more for using digital tools and integrating technology to enhance instruction. I learn something new from every episode! I’ve become a loyal listener!

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