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TCAPSLoop is the Traverse City Area Public Schools educational technologies hub!

TCAPSLoop is the Traverse City Area Public Schools educational technologies hub!

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TCAPSLoop is the Traverse City Area Public Schools educational technologies hub!

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English


Episodes

TechNollerGist Episode 15: Creativity in the Classroom

2/17/2020
The @TechNollerGist, David Noller shares some ideas on how to include the creative process in your classroom and some additional resources to help get your students to explore their creativity.

Duration:00:22:44

EdTech Loop 106 - Inquiry Mindset

2/13/2020
Episode 106 of the EdTech Loop Podcast features special guests Andy Phillips, TCAPS Director of Curriculum and Dave Johnson, Northern Michigan Learning Consortium Instructional Consultant, in one of our most informative podcasts we've dropped. We dive deep into Social Studies Standards and the Inquiry Mindset. Transcripts for this show will be coming soon. Resources Discussed on the POD today: ISTE Standards for...

Duration:00:41:15

EdTech Loop Episode 105: #DigCitCommit

2/6/2020
The EdTech Loop Podcast revisits it's favorite subject: Digital Citizenship! We discuss the latest METS Group Virtual Rally, changes and improvements to digcitcommit.org and the five #digcit ISTE competencies and so much more in this jam packed episode. “I want us to ask ourselves every day, how are we using technology to make a real difference in people’s lives?” - Barak Obama Useful Links: @senoraluzCoachesEducation LeadersEducatorsAI and Humanity Study...

Duration:00:23:01

TechNollerGist Episode 13: Lids Down or Managing Devices in the Classroom

2/4/2020
Episode 13 of the TechNollerGist Podcast featuring Traverse City Area Public Schools EdTech Coach, David Noller, sharing some great tips on managing digital device usage in your classroom. Show Transcripts: David Noller 0:06 Legos on it you step on them and say things. Then I respond. That's how this works. Larry Burden 0:10 Scream in pain. David Noller 0:11 I can't tell you how excited I am. Larry Burden 0:17 It's Episode 14 of the TechNollerGist podcast I'm Larry Burden and he...

Duration:00:24:40

EdTech Loop Episode 104 - Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

1/29/2020
Danelle says: Search smarter, not harder! This episode of the EdTech Loop Podcast has some great tips for getting more out of your search. Databases - mel.org search vs internet search Go through the databases offered and when you might use them: Britannica Fundamentals K-2Britannica School Elementary 3-4Britannica School MiddleeBook K-8 collectionSpanish EncyclopediaExplora for Elementary SchoolsPEBBLE GO PreK-3World Book Early LearningWorld Book KidsGale Power Search (mentioned in...

Duration:00:21:45

EdTech Loop Episode 103 - Cut Through the Clutter

1/22/2020
Episode 103 of the EdTech Loop podcast has Danelle braking out the oversized scissors to help you cut through the digital clutter. Cut Through the Email Clutter: GmailIncrease productivity by sorting (star before folder names)*Action Required - green tagged*Waiting for Response - yellow taggedSettingsShow “send and archive” button in replySmart Compose (predictive writing suggestions appear as you compose an email)Smart reply (three suggestions for replies)Templates - “save draft as...

Duration:00:23:10

TechNollerGist Episode 12: EdTech Resources You Should Be Using

1/17/2020
The TechNollerGist shares some #edtech resources you should be using but might not be, as well as an update on his classroom gamification, it's Monopoly time!

Duration:00:20:41

EdTech Loop Episode 102 - Tips for New Teachers

1/15/2020
The EdTech Loop is back from winter break and ready to enrich your practice with potentially useful, "Tips for New Teachers." Transcripts coming soon!

Duration:00:20:27

EdTech Loop Ep. 101 - 5 Favorite Things

12/19/2019
Our annual, "5 Favorite EdTech Things," podcast for in 2020. Show notes and transcript will be coming on the horizon. Enjoy the Pod!

Duration:00:28:52

EdTech Loop Ep. 100 - 10 Tips for Digital Parents

12/13/2019
It’s Episode 100 of the EdTech Loop Podcast! Danelle and I are celebrating this shocking centenarian milestone with Stephie Luyt for a very special episode of the Loop; not just because it’s the 100th pod, but because it’s the most potentially useful pod we have recorded, 10 Tips for Digital Parents. The Full Presentation: tinyurl.com/TCAPSdiglit2 Transcripts will be coming.

Duration:00:35:47

EdTech Loop Ep. 99 - Hour of Code

12/4/2019
The EdTechLoop Pod is joined by a special guest this week as TCAPS STEM Coordinator, Heidi Skodack, shares her thoughts on the upcoming Hour of Code activities and STEM opportunities for students of all ages. Get involved in the "Hour of Code" December 9-15! Transcript will be coming soon!

Duration:00:37:22

EdTech Loop Ep. 98: The Annual Gift Guide

11/22/2019
There's no need to get into any Black Friday lines this year. EdTech Loop already has you covered with the best gifts for the holiday season! Podcast Transcript Larry Burden 0:03 No, that will not do. Larry Burden 0:11 double check we're recording here. Larry Burden 0:13 I'm very happy somebody prepped for this pod. Stephie Luyt 0:15 I know. Larry Burden 0:16 Not this guy. Danelle Brostrom 0:16 Let's just scrap this one. Stephie Luyt 0:18 Almost 40 is not old. Larry Burden...

Duration:00:24:19

EdTech Loop Ep. 97: MiSTEM Heats Up

11/19/2019
Why is STEM so important in Michigan right now? Because Michigan businesses need STEM educated workers and currently those workers are not available. Businesses struggle to understand why it appears public education is not producing the workforce they need, while educators are attempting to teach kids collaboration, creative thinking and other 21st Century Skills, while navigating another legislative edict, state standards, and school district goals. Our guest Drea Weiner from MiSTEM is...

Duration:00:31:05

EdTech Loop Ep. 96: EdTech Inspiration

11/8/2019
It's early November here in Northern Michigan but it already feels like mid December, possibly February, and we're trying to avoid early onset cabin fever, so we look to Danelle and Stephie to provide some much needed "Ed-Tech Inspiration," to get through the bleak early winter. Show Transcript: Danelle Brostrom 0:00 Obviously it's smarter than I am. Larry Burden 0:08 Where's this come from Danelle Brostrom 0:08 because you have to edit out all the stupid things that we say, Stephie...

Duration:00:25:40

EdTech Loop Ep. 95 - The Rise of eSports

10/30/2019
Wow! Danelle and I were so thankful to have Ted Kidd and Dylan Chapman join us for this is a jam packed eSports episode of the EdTech Loop Podcast. If you are at all curious about the eSports phenomenon this is a must listen as our guests break down almost any aspect you could think of concern the sport. As the TechNollerGist would say, "Play a game today, it's good for you." Full Show Transcript: Dylan Chapman 0:00 Yeah, I've got you loud and clear here. Danelle Brostrom 0:07 We lost...

Duration:00:37:53

EdTech Loop Ep. 94 - The Light Side of Data

10/23/2019
Last week we discussed COPPA and the thousands of data points children create just by living and using our personal devices. Students also create data points at school which we hope to use to support teachers in helping those students achieve at their very best. It comes in many forms. You have SAT data, mandated state reporting data, but you also have a kindergarten student identifying colors, that's data, too. It's everywhere. TechTool of the Week: Copyrighteous Podcast Full...

Duration:00:21:58

EdTechLoop Ep. 93 COPPA and Data Privacy

10/17/2019
"The primary mission of COPPA is to place parents in control of what info is collected from their children. As a parent, I find this impossible." - Cheri Kiesecker What is COPPA? In 1998 Congress made some value judgments about the potential harm to children due to online activity. That it was important for websites that are targeted towards kids to collect parental consent before they collect, use, or disclose any of the child's information and data. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC),...

Duration:00:24:14

EdTech Loop Ep. 92 - Graphic Novels Are Good

10/9/2019
"The comic strip is no longer the comic strip. But in reality and illustrated novel. It is new and raw in form just now, but material for limitless intelligent development. And eventually, and inevitably, it will be a legitimate medium for the best writers and artists. It is already the embryo of a new art form." - Will Eisner Show Transcript: Stephie Luyt 0:01 I'm not fuming. Larry Burden 0:02 She's fuming. Stephie Luyt 0:02 I'm the opposite of fuming. Danelle Brostrom 0:04 Aww,...

Duration:00:20:08

TechNollerGist Ep. 12: Practical EdTech

10/4/2019
Liz Kolb, the originator of the Triple E Framework, visited us over the summer delivering this year's WiredTC keynote. The TechNollerGist gives his own practical take on the "Framework" and how best to apply it to your technology use in the classroom. Show Transcript: Larry Burden 0:00 What is this app with the little things poking out of it? Larry Burden 0:05 Like, uh-oh, uh-oh something has gone amiss. Larry Burden 0:15 All right, here we go. It's Episode 12 of the TechNollerGist...

Duration:00:20:50

EdTech Loop Ep. 91: Take Me To Your Leader

10/2/2019
It's episode 91 of the EdTechLoop podcast and we are joined by the new boss, not quite the same as the old boss, Evan O'Branovic. Danelle and I grilled the poor guy on almost every current issue involving educational technology during this marathon pod. Evan shares some great insights and a "yes we can," mindset to the pod and District. This is a packed show, enjoy! EdTechLoop on Youtube! Transcript: Larry Burden 0:00 good parenting skills. This guy, Danelle Brostrom 0:03 Come join...

Duration:00:33:50