Thursday, January 31, 2019

Episode 220 - Beginning a new semester

01/31/2019


It’s Thursday, January 31st, 2019 and welcome to Episode 220 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode I discuss some of the beginning of the semester questions and issues teachers face at the start of a new semester. I also have a Technology Pick of the Week related to creating informal instructional videos.



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Show Notes:








Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




That wraps it up for Episode 220 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Monday, December 31, 2018

Episode 219 - Top Ten Things to do at the ITC

12/31/2018


It’s Monday, December 31st, 2018 and welcome to Episode 219 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode I discuss the Top Ten Things to do at the Instructional Technology Center. I also have a Technology Pick of the Week related to classroom technology.



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Show Notes:




Top Ten Things to do at the ITC

1 - Check your email and D2L courses 

2 - Printing and lamination

3 - Take a technology class

4 - Checkout a camera edtpa

5 - Make a Bulletin Board, poster or other teacher created materials

6 - Enjoy a coloring session – while doing group work  Community Coloring

7 - Create a podcast or screencast

8 - Make a green screen video

9 - Learn about Office 365

10 - Learn 24/7/365 via the Virtual ITC   -  eiu.edu/itc




Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




That wraps it up for Episode 219 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Friday, November 30, 2018

Episode 218 - End of Semester Wrap Up

11/30/2018


It’s Friday, November 30th, 2018 and welcome to Episode 218 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Danielle and I discuss the end of semester wrap up and traditions of the ITC. We also have our Technology Picks of the Week.



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Show Notes:


Community Coloring

(stress relief for finals)



Star Wars Origami X Wing

Star Wars Snowflakes

Star Wars Origami Tie Fighter

Why aren't schools using the apps they pay for?




Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




Danille's Tech Pick of the Week



That wraps it up for Episode 218 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Episode 217- The Stranger Teaching My Class

10/30/2018


It’s Tuesday, October 30th, 2018 and welcome to Episode 217 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom, I'm Brian Poulter, it's Halloween eve. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Brian and I discuss an article he recently published about how he brings real-world projects into his photojournalism classroom and empowers students to get better using a project-based approach. We also have our Technology Picks of the Week.



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Show Notes:


The Stranger Teaching My Class


Humans of New York



Portrait EIU (Facebook)




Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




Brian's Tech Pick of the Week



That wraps it up for Episode 217 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Brian Poulter. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Friday, September 28, 2018

Episode 216 - Getting Students Started with OneNote

09/28/2018


It’s Friday, September 28th, 2018 and welcome to Episode 216 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Danielle Beamon. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Danielle Beamon and I discuss some of the decisions students make when creating a OneNote Notebook. We also have four Technology Picks of the Week.



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#MSIgnite #Office365




Show Notes:


Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Tech Pick of the Week





Danielle's Tech Pick of the Week

Two iOS app picks this week:




That wraps it up for Episode 216 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Friday, August 31, 2018

Episode 215 - What's New EIU - Back to School Edition

08/31/2018


It’s Friday, August 31st, 2018 and welcome to Episode 215 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Danielle Beamon. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode we have a special guest, Danielle Beamon is my new Graduate Assistant at the ITC and has an interest in podcasting. This is her first episode with me and we share some of the many changes and improvements related to educational technology that have been happening over the summer at EIU. A lot of good information is in this show and Danielle is off to a great start at the Instructional Technology Center.



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#BacktoSchool2018










Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




Danielle's Tech Pick of the Week


That wraps it up for Episode 215 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the techTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Episode 214 - Magic Lanterns, Digital Preservation, and OER

07/31/2018


It’s Friday, July 31st, 2018 and welcome to Episode 214 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Stacey Knight-Davis. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Stacey and I talk about the changing world of digital technologies and some considerations for preserving the massive amounts of digital content being produced everyday. From magic lanterns to modern cloud-based computing we have come a long way, but in terms of longevity the magic lantern may end up the winner.


#OER


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Stacey's Tech Pick of the Week


That wraps it up for Episode 214 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the techTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Stacey Knight-Davis. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc