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A podcast about all things education technology. I talk about how to effectively use apps and other technology in your classroom. Cover art photo provided by Element5 Digital on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@element5digital Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

A podcast about all things education technology. I talk about how to effectively use apps and other technology in your classroom. Cover art photo provided by Element5 Digital on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@element5digital Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support
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A podcast about all things education technology. I talk about how to effectively use apps and other technology in your classroom. Cover art photo provided by Element5 Digital on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@element5digital Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

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Episodes

Apps for Summer School

5/21/2019
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Summer school is upon us! Most teachers will have access to tech, be it Chromebooks or iPads. In this episode, Stephen recommends apps that you should use with your students that will make time fly with maximum learning! This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:10:20

Why You Should Have a Paperless Classroom

5/15/2019
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Back in the day, you might find a classroom that is full of paper! Stacks upon stacks of extra worksheets and student work waiting to be graded and passed back. By going digital, this doesn’t have to be. In this episode, I talk about why you should go paperless in your classroom. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:08:36

Apps That Your Students Need To Be Familiar With

5/1/2019
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There are certain apps that your students need to be familiar with. Why? Well, there will come a time when you need a lesson in a pinch. Perhaps you need to leave halfway through the day to attend to an emergency or you've come down with an illness and need to leave. These apps have something in common, they all have a lesson store where you can quickly find an already created lesson. In this episode, Stephen talks about apps that your students really need to know how to use and why. This...

Duration:00:07:24

Apps for Lesson Planning

4/30/2019
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As teachers, we tend to have an old lesson plan book that we use from year to year. And, if you’re lucky, you haven’t lost anything! Why not digitize your lesson plans? There are a few apps out there that can help you lesson plan and stay organized. In this episode, Stephen discusses the different apps that can be used to lesson plan. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:12:50

Tips on Being an Effective EdTech Coach

4/4/2019
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So you're a technology coach at your school or district. You have tons of ideas on how teachers can use various software and hardware in their classroom. But how do your reach them? Sure, you can try and fit professional development into their already busy schedule. But there are other ways you can reach out to teachers and share your ideas. In this episode, Stephen offers suggestions on how an EdTech coach can reach a school staff with their coaching. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor...

Duration:00:13:45

5 Apps Students Can Use To Introduce Themselves.

3/29/2019
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Whether it’s the beginning of the year or semester, apps can be used by students to introduce themselves to the class. In this episode, Stephen discusses five apps that students can use to introduce themselves to the class. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:07:12

How to Prevent Backlash Against Tech in Your Classroom

3/28/2019
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This episode stems from a real incident. A student was asked by her mother what she did that day. The student simply replied, "we used the computers again." Mom became worried that all her daughter was doing was staring at a computer all day, not learning anything. Needless to say, the parent called the school to complain that the teacher was having students sit in front of the Chromebooks all day not learning anything. Sometimes using technology in your class can be a not so great thing....

Duration:00:10:28

Apps for Classroom Backchannels

3/28/2019
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Most classes have those students who have a lot to say or ask but are just too shy to do so. Perhaps a student has something to offer a class discussion but there just isn't enough class time to do so. They can still contribute to the class digitally! This is where a class backchannel can help. In this episode, Stephen discuss why and how to use a backchannel's in your classroom. He also offers suggestions for apps that can help facilitate a class. Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:10:20

Apps That Should Be on a Teachers Smartphone

3/28/2019
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Teachers carry around mini-computers in their pockets. Sometimes these computers are more powerful than the school issued computer sitting on their desk. When used with the right apps, these mini-computers can really help teachers do their job. Why not put those smart phones to good use for your teaching practice. In this episode, Stephen recommends apps that every teacher should have on their phone. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:09:15

Note Taking, Google Style!

3/28/2019
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If you're using Chromebooks in your classroom, you should be aware of the various ways Google tools can be used in the classroom. Most notably, how students can use those tools to take notes in the classroom. In this episode, Stephen discusses how students can use the different Google tools to take notes in class. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:07:03

How to Use Cell Phones in the Classroom

3/28/2019
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Cell phones in the classroom can have a negative connotation, but they don't have to. Why not turn that around and use students cell phones to increase learning and participation? These days, most students carry around powerful computers. I'm not talking about the Chromebook or iPad they carry from class to class, I'm talking about their cell phone. Why not use those computers (smart phone) to the benefit of the student? In this episode, Stephen talks about ways students and teachers can...

Duration:00:09:11

Six Steps to Integrating an App in the Classroom

3/28/2019
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You just found a great app that you'd like to use in your class! The second the bell rings, you jump right in and start teaching the lesson using your new found piece of technology. But your students have questions about using the app. Unfortunately, your students are busy trying to figure out how to use the app rather than focusing on the content of the lesson. Don't let this be you! To ease students into using a new tool and avoid confusion and frustration, Stephen suggests six steps...

Duration:00:08:44

Five Apps Teachers Should Consider Using For Block Schedule

3/28/2019
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It's testing time and you've got your students for a prolonged period of time, perhaps a couple of hours. Or, your school uses a block schedule where you see your students just two or three days a week. There are apps out there that can be your one-stop shop for keeping students engaged while promoting learning. Some of these apps have a presentation component, a student work component, and a formative assessment component--all in one! In this episode, Stephen suggests five apps that are...

Duration:00:10:05

Apps to Use for the First Day Back from a Break

3/28/2019
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In this episode, Stephen talks about those apps that will keep your students engaged upon returning from a break, such as Winter or Spring Break. We all know students can be a bit squirmy, especially when they come back from a prolonged break. Here are a few app suggestions for keeping them focused on class material. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:09:45

Great Apps to Review Class Content With Your Students

3/28/2019
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There's a big test coming up at the end of the week and you want your students review the content. What better way to review content, have fun, and get maximum student engagement than with a slew of apps you can use in your classroom. In this episode, Stephen suggest a few apps that can be used to engage your students in a class review. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/stephen-mosley/support

Duration:00:06:18