Friday, April 29, 2016

Episode 188 - Wrapping up the semester, class digital notebooks, and a new phone

04/29/2016

It’s Friday, April 29th, 2016 and welcome to Episode 188 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology.

This episode we discuss the end of the semester and OneNote digital class notebooks, a new smartphone for Dr. Grissom and announcing edcampEIU this summer!

We will also share our Technology Picks of the "Week".





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(34 minutes 43 seconds)



Technology Picks of the "Week" 


Tom’s Pick

RetiCAM Tripod Mount for SmartPhones


Cindy's Pick



That wraps it up for episode 188 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Keep on Learning!

Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Episode 187 – Digital Assistants and Holoportation

03/31/2016

It’s Thursday, March 31st, 2016 and welcome to Episode 187 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology. Happy Leap Year!

This episode we have a listener question that leads into a discussion about digital assistances and how we remind ourselves of items of importance to us. We mention Cortana, Siri, and Google Now.

We will also share our Technology Picks of the "Week".




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(27 minutes 26 seconds)


Show Notes:

Technology Picks of the "Week" 


Tom’s Pick


Holoportation, Wow!!!


Hololens Galaxy Explorer


Hololens Case Western University, Teaching Anatomy example



Hololens AutoDesk engineering example


Hololens Build 2016 Developers Conference Demo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8NQ39e4fdoo


Cindy's Pick




That wraps it up for episode 187 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Keep on Learning!

Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom


Monday, February 29, 2016

Episode 186 - Campfires in Cyberspace

2/29/2016

It’s Monday, February 29th, 2016 and welcome to Episode 186 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology. Happy Leap Year!

This episode we will have a conversation about "Campfires in Cyberspace" and how designing learning environments need to have a combination of approaches to be most effective.

We will also share our Technology Picks of the "Week".



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(19 minutes 31 seconds)

Show Notes:

Campfires in Cyberspace: 
Primordial Metaphors for Learning in the 21st Century 
by David D. Thornburg, Ph.D.

http://tcpd.org/Thornburg/Handouts/Campfires.pdf

Campfires
Watering holes
Caves
Life

Screencasts updated from Episode 185:


OneNote Lego Stop Motion Project


https://docs.com/dr-grissom/2327/pedagogy365-onenote-lego-stop-motion-video-project


OneNote Lego Stop Motion YouTube Example

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmHmtP1mKfA


itcts 057 Super Easy Photo Album - PowerPoint 2016 (YouTube Video Demo)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBg6U9oMAUQ


Technology Picks of the "Week" 

Tom’s Pick

Plumbago Notebook Drawing App



Cindy's Pick

Digital Coloring Books: Colorfy




That wraps it up for episode 186 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Keep on Learning!

Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom

Friday, January 29, 2016

Episode 185 - Creativity, Makerspaces, and Learning

1/29/2016

It’s Friday, January 29th, 2016 and welcome to Episode 185 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology.

We will also share our Technology Picks of the "Week".



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(36 minutes 27 seconds)




Show Notes:


OneNote Lego Stop Motion Project


https://docs.com/dr-grissom/2327/pedagogy365-onenote-lego-stop-motion-video-project


OneNote Lego Stop Motion YouTube Example

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmHmtP1mKfA



itcts 057 Super Easy Photo Album - PowerPoint 2016 (YouTube Video Demo)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBg6U9oMAUQ


Technology Picks of the "Week" 

Tom’s Pick

OneNote Learning Tools


Cindy's Pick

Digital Books

Breathing New Life into Out-of-Print Children’s Books





That wraps it up for episode 185 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Keep on Learning!

Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom


Friday, December 18, 2015

Episode 184 - Rest, Renew, Restore, and Rejoice

12/18/2015

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34 minutes 30 seconds)


(34 minutes 30 seconds)

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It’s Friday, December 18th, 2015 and welcome to Episode 184 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Cindy's back! Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology.

We will also share our Technology Picks of the "Week".

Technology Picks of the "Week" 


Tom’s Pick




Cindy's Pick

Ignite Talks


That wraps it up for episode 184 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Cindy Rich. Happy Holidays and  Keep on Learning!

Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom

Monday, November 30, 2015

Episode 183 - What is your Moonshot in Education

11/30/2015

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(17 minutes 12 seconds)


(17 minutes 12 seconds)

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It’s Monday, November 30th, 2015 and welcome to Episode 183 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom....... and I'm still Tom Grissom. I am going solo this episode as Cindy is out of town. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology.


Photo Credit NASA: 

This episode I will share my thoughts on a new book that has been on my reading list titled, Moonshots in Education by Esther Wojcicki.



I will also share my Technology Pick of the Week.


Show Notes

Moonshots in Education







Address at Rice University in Houston, Texas on the Nation's Space Effort, 12 September 1962 

Moonshot Thinking


Esther Wojcicki in conversation with Jaime Casap -Authors at Google



Technology Pick of the Week 


Tom’s Pick

Skype-a-Thon

skypeathon


That wraps it up for episode 183 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom. Keep on Learning!

Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.



Twitter: @tomgrissom

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Episode 182 - Skype Hangouts Webinars and Connections Oh My

10/29/2015

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(30 minutes 02 seconds)

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It’s Thursday, October 29th, 2015 and welcome to Episode 182 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom, I’m Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology.

This episode Cindy and I will discuss how we are increasingly using video conferencing as a way to communicate and learn new things. We will also share our Technology Picks of the Week.


Show Notes


Mystery Skype
http://psolarz.weebly.com/how-to-set-up-and-run-a-mystery-skype-session.html

Google Hangout with Bogota, Columbia about Podcasting as Professional Development - Dr. Grissom
https://plus.google.com/events/cihb96arp54o4l9g68q41mcoca0

Building Literacy Muscle with Primary Sources - Dr. Rich
https://events-na12.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/1309675090/en/events/event/shared/1414026064/event_landing.html?sco-id=1415556181

Library of Congress Online Conference 2015
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/webinar/online-conference-2015.html


Technology Picks of the Week 

Tom’s Pick
Thinking Naturally in the Digital World - well worth watching the entire 46 minutes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lLAnbm7Ll8

FF to 26 minutes 52 seconds for Version 1 vs. Version 2 Thinking

molview - Chemistry Website
http://molview.org/


Cindy's Pick
Swivl Camera Tracker
http://www.swivl.com/#top


That wraps it up for episode 182 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at eiu.edu/itc If you have a comment or suggestion please send an email to techtalk@eiu.edu or leave a comment on the TechTalk4Teachers blog. Until next time, I’m Tom Grissom, I’m Cindy Rich. Keep on Learning!

Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.

http://eiu.edu/itc

Twitter: @tomgrissom