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Jeff Utecht leads discussions with educators from around the globe on how educators and administrators are shifting their schools to meet the needs of today's learners.

Jeff Utecht leads discussions with educators from around the globe on how educators and administrators are shifting their schools to meet the needs of today's learners.

Location:

Seattle, WA

Description:

Jeff Utecht leads discussions with educators from around the globe on how educators and administrators are shifting their schools to meet the needs of today's learners.

Twitter:

@jutecht

Language:

English

Contact:

2066599410


Episodes

Episode 149: If you Build it They Will Collaborate

3/3/2021
Mentioned in this episode: Priya Parker on Brene Brown’s podcast https://brenebrown.com/podcast/brene-with-priya-parker-on-the-art-of-gathering/ The learning opportunities for March: https://www.shiftingschools.com Looking for ways to use our podcast with your team? https://www.shiftingschools.com/eplcs Learn more about our all inclusive plan for your PLC https://www.shiftingschools.com/store/empowered-plcs

Duration:00:16:28

Episode 148: Provocations to provoke learning and connection

2/24/2021
Mentioned in this episode: Zaretta Hammond https://www.cultofpedagogy.com/culturally-responsive-teaching-strategies/ Priya Parker on Brene Brown’s podcast https://brenebrown.com/podcast/brene-with-priya-parker-on-the-art-of-gathering/ The learning opportunities for March: https://www.shiftingschools.com Looking for ways to use our podcast with your team? https://www.shiftingschools.com/eplcs Learn more about our all-inclusive plan for your...

Duration:00:14:58

Episode 147: Co-authoring rubrics

2/18/2021
Mentioned in this episode: Alfie Kohn’s Blogpost https://www.alfiekohn.org/blogs/cl/ Our Free Guide ‘Co-Authoring Rubrics’ can be found https://www.shiftingschools.com/free-pdfs Looking for ways to use our podcast with your team? https://www.shiftingschools.com/eplcs Learn more about our all inclusive plan for your PLC https://www.shiftingschools.com/store/empowered-plcs We love hearing from our listeners, let us know what you’d like support with: info@shiftingschools.com

Duration:00:09:17

Episode 146: Niche Knowlege

2/10/2021
Jeff’s Blog http://www.thethinkingstick.com/ Our Free Guide ‘The Digital Fishbowl’ can be found https://www.shiftingschools.com/free-pdfs Looking for ways to use our podcast with your team? https://www.shiftingschools.com/eplcs Learn more about our all inclusive plan for your PLC https://www.shiftingschools.com/store/empowered-plcs We love hearing from our listeners, let us know what you’d like support with: info@shiftingschools.com

Duration:00:08:26

Episode 145: Gametape

2/3/2021
Ready to start exploring our Free Guide on using portfolios? Find it: https://www.shiftingschools.com/free-pdfs Check out the example teacher portfolio: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1yrYUVBBz00sZxR8u6HTu-pqnxRLW7te7xf3lN0FTrKc/edit?usp=sharing Learn more about our approach to using this episode as a ready to roll staff or PLC meeting: https://www.shiftingschools.com/eplcs Is your PLC looking for an all inclusive plan? Get Empowered PLCs for your entire school for just $50...

Duration:00:09:17

Episode 144: The Skill of Unlearning

1/28/2021
Adam Grant’s To Don’t List: https://ideas.ted.com/is-your-to-do-list-making-you-nuts-start-a-to-dont-list-instead-with-inspiration-from-author-adam-grant/ Follow Jeff’s Home Renovation work: https://www.instagram.com/g3homes/ Find the free guide mentioned in this episode: https://www.shiftingschools.com/free-pdfs Is your PLC looking for an all inclusive plan? Get Empowered PLCs for your entire school for just $50 today: https://www.shiftingschools.com/store We have a free map...

Duration:00:07:54

Episode143: The Need to Teach Network Literacy

1/21/2021
Ready to dig into the free resources explored in this episode? You can find our free guide on Wikipedia here and get our free guide on learning to Search like a pro where we store our developing collection of free plug and play resources: https://www.shiftingschools.com/free-pdfs Did the Solar Flare Digital Do Now interest you? You can ALSO grab that by clicking: http://bitly.ws/bhCd If any of the resources inspire you to use them, we would LOVE to hear about it! Send us an email...

Duration:00:14:19

Episode 142: SEL And Language Learners During Distance Learning With Tan Huynh

12/23/2020
Tan shares 5 specific strategies to meaningfully integrate emotional intelligence into our already packed teaching schedules. The framework he will share can be applied K-12 and the specific examples that he will share come from his teaching experience (5-12). He even allows us to see and listen to his synchronous time with his students. This was a highly interactive session and so you might want to check out the chat transcript and the video version at shiftingschools.com under the...

Duration:01:28:47

Episode 141: Race, Privilege, And Creating Safe Spaces In The Digital Classroom With Christina Torres

12/16/2020
This recorded webinar is designed for classroom teachers to explore the idea of what "safe space" means in classrooms— digital or otherwise. For space to truly be safe, it must take into consideration racial and power dynamics that exist in our schools. This webinar will explore the connection between these things and provide examples of how to create racially and culturally conscious safe space in classrooms.

Duration:01:19:05

Episode 140: The Future Of Education

12/9/2020
Jeff talks through some of the conversations he has been having with school leaders as well as state organizations and state governments on the future of education after the pandemic. Check out our free PDFs for educators as shiftingschools.com

Duration:00:25:27

Episode 139: Expanding The Walls Of Your District: How Do You Add Value To Your Community?

11/18/2020
Another free webinar from Shifting Schools. This time we learn from Steve Murphy and JB Blair. Two teachers in the same district find ways to have their classes work together on projects across schools and across grade levels. Community comes in many forms, creating one within your district is just another way to support students in understanding how to work in a networked world. Links: Slide Deck Padlet Link

Duration:01:10:12

Episode 138: Empowering Through Inquiry With Trevor MacKenzie

11/4/2020
A recorded webinar with Trevor MacKenzie. Trevor is an educator and author of two books on inquiry classrooms. Link: https://www.trevormackenzie.com/

Duration:01:29:25

Episode 137: Strategies And Tools For Digging Into Difficult Conversations With Teens With Georgina Gonzalez

10/28/2020
This episode is a recording from our free webinar series over at Shifting Schools. If you would like to join us live for the discussion we’d love to have you. You can sign up at shiftingschools.com and join us live and of course continue to listen to the recordings here. You’ll also find the video version of this webinar along with the slide deck on the Shifting Schools website and in the show notes to this podcast. Please enjoy this recorded webinar with Georgina Gonzalez on Strategies...

Duration:01:27:23

Episode 136: Having Hard Conversations With Jennifer Abrams

10/9/2020
When we go through disruptions like this it’s a struggle. It’s a struggle to be open to and have hard conversations with ourselves and with our colleagues around the changes that we’re going through. In this free webinar, Jennifer Abrams walks us through important planning strategies to help us authentically engage with the dialogues that challenge us. Learn more and get access to the PDF handout at sospodcast.org

Duration:01:39:12

Episode 135: Creating Global Citizens With Steve Murphy

9/25/2020
Steve Murphy joins us for the Shifting Schools Free Webinar on Creating Global Citizens. Steve is a Technology Coach and Social Studies Teacher in the Enumclaw School District. Link: Slide Deck Chat File

Duration:01:14:04

Episode 134: Engaging Families in STEM with Deidre Holmberg

9/17/2020
Deidre Holmberg is a consultant with STEMCore Consulting, LLC. In this role, she supports the implementation of STEM initiatives, authors culturally relevant, standards-based STEM/STEAM curriculum for signature programs in numerous districts, and coaches school administrators and teachers on all aspects of STEM design, computational thinking, and the Science and Engineering Practices. Using an integrated approach, Deidre often leverages current events and bioethical dilemmas to make...

Duration:01:33:17

Episode 133: Feedback That Matters With Tyler Rablin

9/3/2020
This week Tyler Rablin takes us through feedback that matters and what that means in today's complicated learning environments. We know feedback is essential to learning so how do we make sure we are giving feedback that works for students. Show links can be found as sospodcast.org

Duration:01:34:05

Episode 132: The Art Of Connection With Guest Dan James

8/26/2020
This week we talk about communication with guest Dan James. In a time when educators are worried more than ever about creating connections with students, learn some tips we can use to truly make sure we communicating in effective ways? A great session with ideas and tips to start practicing and using today. Links: Dan James Website One-pager of terms

Duration:01:21:01

Episode 131: Preparing Students For Their Future Not Our Past

8/13/2020
A recording of a free webinar I gave back in June as part of our Shifting Schools series. We have free webinars starting the week of Aug. 17th running through the month of September at least. You can register to join us live at shiftingschools.com or we'll be releasing them here as well in the coming weeks. Links to Slide Deck for Webinar

Duration:01:14:48

Episode 130: Moving For Attendance Focused To Being Engagement Focused

8/5/2020
Welcome back to a new episode and season 4 of Shifting Our Schools. Excited to be back at the microphone sharing my thoughts, trainings, webinars, and conversations with all of you. We kick off season 4 with an email I wrote to a State Department of Education when asked my opinion on attendance policies in remote learning.

Duration:00:09:25