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Deeper Learning with WeVideo explores ways to inspire creativity in the classroom, activities that ignite deeper learning for students, and interviews with thought leaders in education that motivate teachers and influencers in education technology. Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad is a speaker, author and professional learning facilitator. He is the Chief Education Officer at WeVideo. Throughout his career, he has served as a teacher, assistant principal, university adjunct professor, consultant, and education strategist. He served as Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, as well as Education Supervisor at NASA's Johnson Space Center. He is a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator, and 2016 Apple Teacher, serves on the board of the Student Voice Foundation and serves on the International Literacy Association Task Force. Nathan is the author of Everyday Instructional Coaching and co-author of The New Art and Science of Teaching Mathematics with Robert J. Marzano. ​

Deeper Learning with WeVideo explores ways to inspire creativity in the classroom, activities that ignite deeper learning for students, and interviews with thought leaders in education that motivate teachers and influencers in education technology. Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad is a speaker, author and professional learning facilitator. He is the Chief Education Officer at WeVideo. Throughout his career, he has served as a teacher, assistant principal, university adjunct professor, consultant, and education strategist. He served as Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, as well as Education Supervisor at NASA's Johnson Space Center. He is a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator, and 2016 Apple Teacher, serves on the board of the Student Voice Foundation and serves on the International Literacy Association Task Force. Nathan is the author of Everyday Instructional Coaching and co-author of The New Art and Science of Teaching Mathematics with Robert J. Marzano. ​

Location:

United States

Description:

Deeper Learning with WeVideo explores ways to inspire creativity in the classroom, activities that ignite deeper learning for students, and interviews with thought leaders in education that motivate teachers and influencers in education technology. Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad is a speaker, author and professional learning facilitator. He is the Chief Education Officer at WeVideo. Throughout his career, he has served as a teacher, assistant principal, university adjunct professor, consultant, and education strategist. He served as Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, as well as Education Supervisor at NASA's Johnson Space Center. He is a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator, and 2016 Apple Teacher, serves on the board of the Student Voice Foundation and serves on the International Literacy Association Task Force. Nathan is the author of Everyday Instructional Coaching and co-author of The New Art and Science of Teaching Mathematics with Robert J. Marzano. ​

Twitter:

@wevideo

Language:

English

Contact:

310-924-5650


Episodes

How to be a Connected Educator with Adam Welcome (Ep 45)

1/17/2021
Adam has worked in public education for fifteen years in a variety of roles and is currently an Elementary Principal. He's also been a full time speaker and consultant traveling around the country working with school districts and meeting other amazing educators along the way. But most importantly, Adam's wife and two children at home are what make life so exciting and adventurous. Follow Adam on Twitter @mradamwelcome and visit his website at https://www.mradamwelcome.com/.

Duration:00:34:58

STEM Education and Making Learning Meaningful with Chanel Johnson (Ep 44)

1/10/2021
Chanel Johnson lives in Atlanta as a Science Specialist and Tech integration coach for a school district in Atlanta, Georgia. She has served countless students and educators since 2009, focusing on the areas of math, science, instructional technology, and coaching. Chanel believes in the power of community and collaboration through being a part of countless professional learning networks often sparked from social media platforms such as Twitter. She has presented at numerous national and...

Duration:00:34:43

How the Education Community brings the Heart and Hustle with Adam Parker Goldberg (Ep 43)

12/12/2020
At the heart of Flipgrid - Microsoft’s video discussion experience - is a shared mission to empower every voice. Adam Parker Goldberg works on creative brand and storytelling with the incredible global community who foster fun, empowering, and inclusive social learning. Adam focuses on amplifying your story in both influencing the evolution of Flipgrid and inspiring fellow creators, innovators, and revolutionaries around the world! You can follow Adam on Twitter at @AdamShortShorts and learn...

Duration:00:31:36

Culturally Responsive Teaching with Dr. Shaun Woodly (Ep 42)

12/5/2020
Dr. Shaun Woodly has dedicated his professional career to education. He is a decorated K-12 teacher, university professor and author whose deep passion and research have allowed him great success as an educator and entrepreneur. He is the architect behind the educator movement “Teach Hustle Inspire” and has written the best-selling book “MC Means Move the Class: How to Spark Engagement and Motivation in Urban and Culturally Diverse Classrooms”. In both education and life, Dr. Woodly believes...

Duration:00:30:46

Redesigning Student Learning Experiences with Scott McLeod (Ep 41)

11/28/2020
An Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Colorado Denver, Scott McLeod, J.D., Ph.D., is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading experts on P-12 school technology leadership issues. He is the Founding Director of the UCEA Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), the only university center in the U.S. dedicated to the technology needs of school administrators, and is the co-creator of the wildly popular video series,...

Duration:00:36:38

Social Emotional Learning & Neuroscience with Dr. Lori Desautels (Ep 40)

11/15/2020
Dr. Lori Desautels has been an Assistant Professor at Butler University since 2016 where she teaches both undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Education. Lori was also an Assistant Professor at Marian University in Indianapolis for eight years where she founded the Educational Neuroscience Symposium. Currently, the Symposium is in its eighth year, and now sponsored by Butler University College of Education. Through these conferences and symposiums, educators, parents, and...

Duration:00:35:46

The State of Professional Development with Phil Echols (Ep 39)

11/8/2020
Phil Echols is the Senior Administrator of Professional Learning for the Wake County Public School System, supporting Professional Learning Teams and Coaching. In addition to his work in public education, he has almost two decades of experience in education, consulting, public speaking, and facilitation. Born into a family of servant-leaders, he believes relationships are paramount, and leading by example is imperative. Follow Phil on Twitter at @PhilEchols and visit his website at...

Duration:00:33:24

Humanizing Distance Learning with Paul Emerich France (Ep 38)

11/1/2020
Paul Emerich France is a National Board Certified Teacher and author of two books, Reclaiming Personalized Learning and Humanizing Distance Learning. He currently works as a private teacher and consultant in Chicago, specializing in literacy instruction, elementary education, equity, and humanized technology integration. He is a proud husband to David and dog dad to Barley. Follow Paul on Twitter at @paul_emerich and you can find more out about him at https://www.paulemerich.com/.

Duration:00:36:01

Thriving Leadership in Challenging Times with Dr. Jill M Siler (Ep 37)

10/25/2020
Dr. Jill M Siler has been serving as the Superintendent of Gunter ISD since 2012 and has been in education for nearly 25 years. Jill has a passion for helping others reach their goals and has been a frequent speaker at TASA’s First-Time Superintendent Academy, TCWSE and is currently serving as the lead facilitator for TASA’s Aspiring Superintendent Academy. Jill’s first book, Thrive Through the Five, was released in September and focuses on how to thrive through the most challenging seasons....

Duration:00:27:01

Instructional Technology Coaching with Knikole Taylor (Ep 36)

10/18/2020
Knikole Taylor is a teacher leader who is passionate about all things teaching and learning. She uses her experience as a classroom teacher and her love of technology to empower teachers and students to find innovative ways to bring a fresh breath to learning through the seamless integration of technology. You can follow Knikole on Twitter @knikole and visit her website at http://www.knikoletaylor.com/.

Duration:00:32:10

Making Content More Engaging with @eTwinz Alberto & Mario Herraez (Ep 35)

10/12/2020
Alberto and Mario Herraez, known as the eTwinz, are award-winning educators and presenters originally from Spain that moved to Utah several years ago to teach 5th and 6th grade in a Spanish Immersion School. After coming to Utah and starting their teaching careers they were hungry for more learning. The eTwinz graduated with a Master’s Degree from the International University of La Rioja and, currently, they are working on their PhD focused on future-ready skills in partnership with Camilo...

Duration:00:35:42

Critical Conversations on Stereotypes with Dr. Sawsan Jaber (Ep 34)

10/5/2020
Dr. Sawsan Jaber is currently a high school English teacher at East Leyden High School in Franklin Park. She is the founder of Education Unfiltered Consulting and one of the founders of the Arab American Education Network (AAEN). Sawsan is a Board Director of Our Voice Alliance (OVA) charged with amplifying the voices of teachers of color to create more equity for students of color. She recently completed her Ph.D. with a focus on inclusion and belonging of students from marginalized...

Duration:00:35:27

The Power of Positivity with Principal Mike Domagalski (Ep 33)

9/26/2020
Mike Domagalski has been teaching for 9 years and has been a Principal for the past 7 years. Currently Mike is the Principal of St. Clair Middle School in St. Clair Michigan. He is President-Elect for the Michigan Elementary & Middle School Principals Association (MEMSPA). He is also the Founder, Creator and Lead Moderator of #MEMSPAchat, which is an ed leader chat that happens on twitter each Thursday from 8-9pm ET. Follow him on Twitter at @MrDomagalski.

Duration:00:32:11

Closing the Achievement Gap with Principal Jessica Gomez (Ep 32)

9/20/2020
Jessica Gomez is currently the Proud Principal and Chief Storyteller of Alice Birney Elementary School in the Colton Joint Unified School District. She has 19 years of experience serving Title I communities, 11 of those as an elementary school principal. Jessica is a leader that strives to have her passion and tenacity compel those in her presence to transform school cultures and climates. She is relentless in inspiring her students and staff to develop as leaders, be risk-takers,...

Duration:00:31:54

Collaboration on WeVideo & Wakelet Spaces with Misbah Gedal (Ep 31)

9/15/2020
In this episode, we chat with Misbah Gedal, Head of Partnerships at Wakelet. Wakelet is a content curation platform that is helping people organize the world's information into meaningful and beautiful collections. Misbah is super passionate about tech and education and shares news about the new Wakelet Spaces and how WeVideo can be used in collaboration projects. Follow Misbah on Twitter @MisbahGedal along with @Wakelet. Try Wakelet today at www.wakelet.com.

Duration:00:29:33

Anti-bias, anti-racist education with Dwight Carter & Doc West (Ep 30)

8/28/2020
On this episode of Deeper Learning, Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad speaks with Dwight Carter and Doc West III on the inequities in education, anti-racism, anti-biases and what changes educators and leaders can make. Mr. Carter and Mr. West talk about the current climate of the world in regards to the pandemic, racism and the growth that can come from it. They also touch on topics ranging from making sure every child is given the ability to grow and thrive, that educators are cognizant of any biases...

Duration:00:50:12

Library resources that support learning with Amy Stefaniski (Ep 29)

5/15/2020
Amy is a veteran K-12 educator with certifications in Library Science, Math, Science, and Family and Consumer Science. She is the current District Librarian for Dunlap School District in Dunlap Il. Amy specializes in innovating and rebuilding library and other educational programs, curating and scaffolding collections K-12, equity in resources, and EdTech Ethics. She has spent the last several years rebuilding curriculum for different educational areas, innovating and implementing 1:1 using...

Duration:00:22:36

EdSpace the social learning network with Michael Crawford, PhD (Ep 28)

5/5/2020
Michael J. Crawford, PhD, is the co-founder of EdSpace.live, the social learning network for the world of education. Michael is a researcher by training. With passion at the intersection of human development, social impact, and entrepreneurship, Michael drives all things product and community. Follow Michael on Twitter @mjcraw or join EdSpace at www.edspace.live. They are also on Twitter @EdSpaceLive.

Duration:00:20:41

Bold Humility for Lasting Learning with Dave Schmittou (Ep 27)

5/2/2020
Named the 2018 College Educator of the Year and the 2014 Michigan Principal of the Year, Dave Schmittou is currently the Executive Director for Curriculum and Instruction in Michigan, a former elementary school principal, former middle school principal, assistant principal, coach, teacher, and college professor. Dave is a proud father of four children, resident beach bum/educational pirate, and author of “It’s Like Riding a Bike- How to Make Learning Last a Lifetime” and “Bold Humility:...

Duration:00:21:29

Educational Duct Tape with Jake Miller (Ep 26)

4/20/2020
Jake Miller is an authorized Google Apps for Education Trainer and is currently the Technology Integration Specialist for Brady Middle School in the Orange City School District. At Brady, Jake helps manage the implementation of Google Apps, 1:1 Chromebooks and Schoology, while working with a team to envision the building’s future integration of STEM, Fab Labs and MakerSpaces. He is a member of the Lead to Learn Project Core Team, which was recently awarded a $750,000 ODE Straight A Grant to...

Duration:00:15:31