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

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Episode 181 - Rapid Prototyping and Adopting New Ed Tech

09/30/2015

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(36 minutes 57 seconds)

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It’s Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 and welcome to Episode 181 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 rapid prototyping and how it can help with new projects to identify problem areas to be addressed before they become even larger problems. We will also share our Technology Picks of the Week.


Show Notes

Everett Rogers, Diffusion of Innovations
http://www.amazon.com/Diffusion-Innovations-5th-Everett-Rogers/dp/0743222091/


Technology Picks of the Week 

Tom’s Pick
New Pedagogy365 Blog Series:
http://eiuitc.blogspot.com/2015/08/pedagogy365-first-day-of-school-have.html?view=magazine

Cindy's Pick
Logitech U530 Headset
http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Headset-Premium-Laser-Tuned-Audio/dp/B003NREDG4/

That wraps it up for episode 181 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

Friday, August 28, 2015

Episode 180 - Back-to-School, Edcamp, and Maker Projects

08/28/2015


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(37 minutes 36 seconds)

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It’s Friday, August 28th, 2015 and welcome to Episode 180 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom, I’m Cindy Rich. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology. We have Cindy Rich back for todays show after a summer get away.

This episode Cindy and I will talk about back-to-school week, Edcamps, and summer Maker Projects. We will also share our Technology Picks of the Week.


Show Notes

EdCamp West Frankfort
http://edcampwestfrankfort.wikispaces.com/

Docs.com Summer Maker Project (Sways)
https://docs.com/tom-grissom-phd/5991/makers



Experienced Teachers Soar in Tech-Enabled Classrooms
http://www.edtechmagazine.com/k12/article/2015/07/report-teachers-experience-soar-tech-enabled-classroooms


Technology Picks of the Week 

Tom’s Pick
New Snipping tool for Windows with audio voice over and inking capability
https://mix.office.com/snip


Cindy's Pick
National Book Fair App
http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2015/15-146.html?loclr=blognbf

That wraps it up for episode 180 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.

Twitter: @tomgrissom

Friday, July 31, 2015

Episode 179 – Summer Updates and Changes

07/31/2015

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(31 minutes 56 seconds)

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It’s Friday, July 31st, 2015 and welcome to Episode 179 of TechTalk4Teachers I’m Tom Grissom, I’m Josh Awalt. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology. We have a special guest for todays show, Josh Awalt from our Eastern Illinois University Information Security Office.

This episode Josh will share information about the need to be aware of and report Phishing attempts that will be on the rise as we head toward the back-to-school season. We will also discuss the many changes, updates, and improvements related to Information/Instructional technologies. Josh and I will also share our Technology Picks of the Week.

Show Notes
How to protect your email account from hackers
http://lifehacker.com/5051905/how-to-protect-your-email-from-hackers


Technology Picks of the Week 

Tom’s Pick
Windows 10 Review
http://mashable.com/2015/07/28/windows-10-review/

Windows 10 First 24 Hours
http://blogs.windows.com/bloggingwindows/2015/07/30/windows-10-the-first-24-hours/



Josh's Pick
phishing.org

That wraps it up for episode 179 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 Josh Awalt. Keep on Learning!

Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.

Twitter: @tomgrissom