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A podcast channel dedicated to sharing nuggets of wisdom and strategies for the classroom through the eyes of Buffalo Public School's Instructional Technology Coaches.

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A podcast channel dedicated to sharing nuggets of wisdom and strategies for the classroom through the eyes of Buffalo Public School's Instructional Technology Coaches.

    Exam Prep in a Castle of Learning

    Exam Prep in a Castle of Learning

    Jeff and Scott talk about Castlelearning, an exam prep tool that can help students get ready for their end of year exams.


    Host Contact Info: Scott Nourse, @snourseman
    Guest(s) Contact Info:  Jeffrey Fillipelli Filippelli, JFilippelli@buffaloschools.org
    Castle Learning: https://castlelearning.com

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    Mike Rides the Steam Train to the Clarence

    Mike Rides the Steam Train to the Clarence

    Host Michael Strangio interviews Clarence high school librarian  Andrew Johnston about how he is helping to reshape what it means to be a librarian in the 21st Century. You can contact Andy Johnston at AJohnston@clarenceschools.org and connect with Mike Strangio by email at mstrangio@buffaloschools,.org
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    • 16 min
    What Girl Gaming Can Teach us About Learning

    What Girl Gaming Can Teach us About Learning

    In this episode Rebecca Fast and Scott Nourse talk about how gaming and learning go hand in hand focusing on a group of gaming girls in BPS that went on to win a national competition using Minecraft.
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    Host Contact Info: Scott Nourse, @snourseman on Twitter
    Guest(s) Contact Info: Rebecca Fast, rfast@buffaloschools.org
    Links, references, etc.
    Bungie Marathon:  Marathon (video game) - Wikipedia
    MineCraft EDU:  Homepage | Minecraft: Education Edition
    Girls Who Game: https://youtu.be/0rLTyzm_SmU
    BPS Team Project: Fall 2020 Winning Project - https://youtu.be/IhSe8tltXzc
    BPS Team Project: Spring 2021 Project “Community of the Future”: BPS GWG - Community of the Future's Flipgrid Response
    2016 UB MineCraft Build-a-thon Competition video:   https://youtu.be/cRumGojDgr8​​​​​​​

    Marathon (video game)
    Marathon is a first-person shooter video game developed and published by Bungie, and released in December 1994 for the Apple Macintosh. The game takes place several centuries into the future in outer space...
    en.wikipedia.org

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    One Driving to Efficiency in the Classroom

    One Driving to Efficiency in the Classroom

    Host Scott Nourse explores how Pamela Littere and Kevin Pezzino have utilized Microsoft's One Drive and Schoology to maximize efficiency in their Global Scholars program. 

    Host Contact Info:  Scott Nourse, @snourseman on Twitter


    Guest(s) Contact Info:
    Pam Littere,   plittere@buffaloschools.org
    Kevin Pezzino, kpezzino@buffaloschools.org

    Links, references, etc.


    Schoology support page: Using the OneDrive Assignments App – Schoology Support
    District Global Scholars Webpage: https://www.buffaloschools.org/Page/91158
    Global Scholars Webpage
    Video on installing OneDrive Assignments in Schoology
    Video on assigning OneDrive Assignments as a Teacher in Schoology

    • 12 min
    5 Low Tech Ways to Engage Kiddos

    5 Low Tech Ways to Engage Kiddos

    Your host Keith Hughes takes the reigns in this episode showcasing five low tech ways to engage kids attention and facilitate powerful learning experiences. You can follow me on Twitter @Hiphughes and visit my YouTube page, HipHughes History. Have an idea for a future episode, want to be a guest or just leave us some feedback, then visit us on Anchor! 

    Old Dead Warren Cases - YouTube

    ODA: The Graduate School Edition

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    Adobe Spark for Education

    • 14 min
    Mike Steams Off With Media Mike

    Mike Steams Off With Media Mike

    Host Michael Strangio interviews Media Mike Geyer From School 50 about how librarians are redefining themselves in the age of STEM, STEAM and technology.You can contact Media Mike at Mgeyer@buffaloschools.org and connect with Mike Strangio by email at mstrangio@buffaloschools,.org 

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