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A Potentially Useful EdTech Podcast

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United States

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A Potentially Useful EdTech Podcast

Twitter:

@tcapsloop

Language:

English


Episodes

Mastering MeL.org

1/7/2021
TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 118: Mastering MeL.orgHello and Welcome to another potentially useful episode of the TCAPSLoop Podcast! We are so excited to have Ann Kaskinen from MEL.org joining us for this "very useful," episode. Moment of ZenReading is an act of civilization; it’s one of the greatest acts of civilization because it takes the free raw material of the mind and builds castles of possibilities. —Ben Okri MeL.org HighlightseBook collection for K-12 - 70% nonfiction, unlimited...

Duration:00:38:06

Holiday Gift Guide

12/10/2020
Episode 117 Hello and Welcome to another potentially useful episode of the TCAPSLoop Podcast with Larry Burden, Danelle Brostrom, and Stephie Luyt. It's the most wonderful time of the year which means the irreplaceable TCAPSLoop Holiday Gift Guide! Moment of Zen “Kindness is like snow. It beautifies everything it covers.” TCAPSLoop Holiday Gift Guide Danelle's List: http://tinyurl.com/holidaystemlist20Engineering Gift Guide - INSPIRE - Purdue UniversityRaspberry PiKazoo Magazine...

Duration:00:33:43

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 116: School Leadership 2020

12/4/2020
Episode 116 Hello and Welcome to another potentially useful episode of the TCAPSLoop Podcast! We went deep sea guest fishing and caught a whopper as we welcome TCAPS Superintendent, Dr. John VanWagoner. Moment of Zen: “Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.” —Publilius Syrus Stuff We Talked About: How has the idea of school leadership changed over the past year? Having lead two districts in attempts to ramp up remote learning under tight timeframes, what have you...

Duration:00:34:32

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 115: Virtual Reading Resources

11/18/2020
Episode 115 Hello and Welcome another episode of the TCAPSLoop Podcast! In this episode Danelle and Stephie share some great tips and literacy resources you should embrace while teaching and learning remotely. Before cutting into the meat of the show let’s spend some time researching this weeks Moment of Zen. “Any fool can know. The point is to understand.” -Albert Einstein Pod Topic: Virtual Reading Resources Michigan eLibrary (MeL.org) International Education Week Read...

Duration:00:25:23

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 114: Remote Teaching Tips from Teachers!

11/12/2020
Episode 114 Hello and Welcome another episode of the TCAPSTechLoop Podcast with Larry Burden and Danelle Brostrom. Also joining us on this special episode are TCAPS UpNorth Virtual Live Expert Educators sharing some hard won wisdom they have earned over the past months of Remote Teaching. Moment of Zen I will not follow where the path may lead, but I will go where there is no path, and I will leave a trail. Useful Links Assigning "Journey's" leveled readers in Think Central Teacher...

Duration:00:22:51

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 113: Brightspace D2L

11/6/2020
Hello and Welcome another episode of the TCAPSTechLoop Podcast! It's a full podcast with Danelle Brostrom, David Noller, Heidi Skodack and Evan Obranovic all here to discuss the adoption and progression of the Learning Management System, Brightspace D2L. Before cutting into the meat of the show I’d like to announce the election results for this weeks Moment of Zen. "Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself." Pod Questions: What is...

Duration:00:26:08

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 112: Critical Thinking

10/30/2020
Episode 112 Danelle and Stephie are joined by the President, Dave Johnson! Dave is the Michigan Council for Social Studies Chief of State and joins us to discuss media literacy and critical thinking in digital world. Moment of Zen "Too often we...enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought." - John F. Kennedy Pod...

Duration:00:37:45

TCAPSLoop Podcast Episode 111 - Internet Safety

10/26/2020
Pod Topic: Internet Safety and Access Guests: David Noller and Thomas Paolocci Questions:

Duration:00:35:35

TCAPSLoop Episode 111: Digital Parenting 2020

10/16/2020
A topic we try to hit a few times a year as the digital landscape is constantly changing and it has changed dramatically over the past several months. Listen to the pod as we discuss some great tips to help parents and students navigate the digital landscape. Danelle and Stephie have also revamped and revised their "Digital Parenting" presentation, which is choc full of great resources.

Duration:00:34:59

TCAPSLoop Episode 110: Remote Learning and Student Access

9/30/2020
Welcome to another Potentially Useful Episode of the TCAPSTechLoop Podcast! Joining the pod today is the TechNollerGist, David Noller and TCAPS Director of Technology Evan O'Branovic to discuss Remote Learning and Access to better bridge the "Digital Divide". Moment of Zen. "Equality is leaving the door open for anyone who has the means to approach it; Equity is ensuring there is a pathway to that door for those who need it." Tutorials and Updates: TCAPSTECH Help Site: Staff...

Duration:00:38:24

Episode 109: TCAPSLoop Podcast - Flexibility part 2

9/25/2020
Welcome to another Potentially Useful Episode of the TCAPSLoop EdTech Podcast! My name is Larry Burden and coming to us virtually from a land far far away it’s Danelle Brostrom, and from across the hallway we are joined by the Grand Poobah of Pedagogy it’s Andy Phillips!

Duration:896:10:00

TCAPSLoop Episode 109: Flexibility in a Time of Change

9/18/2020
Welcome back to another Potentially Useful Episode of the TCAPSLoop Edtech Podcast! This weeks Moment of Zen: "Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving." - Terry Pratchett Topics Discussed on today's show: What we learned last spring How is that knowledge being leveraged D2L and...

Duration:00:55:17

Tech Tool of the Week Episode 1

4/13/2020
We're Back!!! Kinda. Over the next several weeks we will be sharing some of Danelle's best TechTools of the Week and an occasional Moment of Zen. Stay tuned and stay healthy.

Duration:00:02:11

EdTech Loop Episode 108: Vote Digital Literacy 2020

3/4/2020
Episode 108 of the EdTech Loop Podcast takes on Digital Literacy without going full "Black Mirror." Danelle and Stephi share information gathered from the Traverse Area District Library and Northwestern Michigan College collaborative presentation on "Media Misinformation." We also share some tips for parents, students, and teachers on navigating media mindfully. Useful LinksCivic Misinformation Presentation: http://bit.ly/civicmisinfo All Sides Website:...

Duration:00:23:38

BiblioTech Episode 9: School Libraries and ALA Awards

3/2/2020
Our favorite Library Media Specialist makes here triumphant Awards Season return in episode 9 of the BiblioTech podcast. Stephie breaks down the ALA awards and shares some of her favorite selections from the list of amazing children's literature. We also touch on what's new in our own school libraries, and how our librarians do so much more than just promoting literacy.

Duration:00:21:13

EdTech Loop Episode 107: The Return of ESports

2/27/2020
The EdTech Loop Podcast is joined again by the folks from MiHSEF to update Danelle and I on the current state of ESports in Michigan. Check out the MiHSEF website for all the resources regarding how to get a team started at your school.

Duration:00:30:56

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 always...

Duration:00:24:40