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Award-winning professional learning podcasts that serve the global education community.

Award-winning professional learning podcasts that serve the global education community.

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Award-winning professional learning podcasts that serve the global education community.

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Episodes

Human Skills Are Not Just “One More Thing”: Reviving Your School Culture

7/11/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Skillsline. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Culture and climate are at the heart of well-being and success for staff and students in our educational system. But as we reflect on this past year of pandemic “re-emergence,” it’s clear that “well-being” is in crisis in most American schools. Addressing that crisis starts with supporting the educators. In this edWeb podcast, we talk about the importance of going back to the basics to revive a...

Duration:00:55:33

edWeb Coffee Chat on Northern Highlands Regional High School Professional Learning Plans for 2022-2023 School Year

7/7/2022
Listen to this edWeb podcast with Robin Knutelsky, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment, and Human Resources for Northern Highlands Regional High School (NJ), as she discusses her innovative plans for schoolwide professional learning and shares practical strategies on how to put best practice into real practice. Robin discusses how she is intentionally planning professional learning for next school year that meets her staff’s needs, district goals, and state and local mandates....

Duration:00:41:43

Innovative Ideas for Professional Learning

7/7/2022
In this edWeb.net podcast, Larry Jacobs, the host of Education Talk Radio, had a conversation this week with edWeb CEO Lisa Schmucki and Manager of Member Services Melissa Hodgson to discuss why virtual professional learning is a "silver lining" of the pandemic for teachers, administrators, and staff. With new educators entering classrooms and the high need for addressing mental health and wellness in schools, preparation and resources are more important now than ever before. Listeners will...

Duration:00:31:23

Quality Control: Why EdTech Product Certifications Should Matter to District Leaders

6/30/2022
This edWeb podcast is co-Sponsored by Branching Minds and Digital Promise. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. EdTech has the potential to dramatically impact the level in which districts can support their students in reaching academic success. However, with thousands of EdTech products being marketed to districts every year, it can be difficult to consistently measure the trustworthiness of product claims and complete product comparisons. As educators, it is important that...

Duration:00:56:05

Going All in to Bridge the Gap: Scaling up High-Impact, District-Wide Tutoring

6/28/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by BookNook. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Like many rural, economically disadvantaged districts across the United States, Murchison ISD in Texas needed to address academic measures. What makes Murchison unique is that it took an all-hands approach, bringing in teachers, paraprofessionals and even custodial and cafeteria staff to lead small-group literacy interventions. The district was able to expand intervention support from 30% to 70% of...

Duration:00:54:16

Active Listening: How to Use Audio to Empower Every Student’s Learning Journey

6/23/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by AVID Products. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Listen to this edWeb podcast as thought leaders in the audio and learning technology industries sit down for an in-depth discussion surrounding the importance of active listening. Discover how the power of audio—podcasts, audiobooks, and music—provides increased accessibility to content and information, how audio aids in building and boosting literacy and active listening skills, why equitable...

Duration:00:59:43

Using Coaching to Effectively Onboard, Engage, and Support New Hires

6/23/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. The webinar recording can be accessed here. New teachers come to us with purpose and passion, what will you do as a leader to nurture the next generation of educators? Reflect back on your first year of teaching—what did you need to feel supported and be successful? In this edWeb podcast, listeners: This edWeb podcast is of interest to K-12 teachers, school and district leaders, and district curriculum coordinators. Houghton...

Duration:00:55:54

Gaming for Good: How Games Can Support Social-Emotional Learning

6/22/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Common Sense Education. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Games can enable children to practice emotions in spaces that are free from actualized consequences. With thoughtful guidance, games can help children manage emotions, perspective take, demonstrate empathic concern, and exhibit prosocial behaviors. But games themselves cannot be responsible for children’s learning. Having a supportive educator guiding experiences is crucial. Listen to...

Duration:00:56:25

Improve Mental Health Outcomes: How to Support and Empower Students and Parents

6/21/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Ripple Effects. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Just four months ago, the U.S. Surgeon General put out a rare public health advisory: Students are in a life or death mental health crisis. Effectively supporting students AND their families is critical to young people’s mental wellness, learning and thriving. Listen to renowned author and leadership expert Stedman Graham and equity leader and Menifee Union School District Student Support...

Duration:01:08:44

Creating Innovative Science Learning Opportunities for Today’s Students

6/16/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Kognity for NGSS. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Science educators today are looking for ways to implement and incorporate the Next Generation Science Standards into teaching and learning, navigating the changing landscape of technology, and exploring inquiry and relevant approaches to science education. It can be a lot to manage! Listen to this edWeb podcast with a panel of leading science experts who have a wealth of experience in a...

Duration:01:00:26

Building SEL Teams to Support Whole-Child Development: It Takes a Village

6/16/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Panorama Education. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. While all learning is social and emotional, the pandemic has brought an even more increased focus on social-emotional learning (SEL) and student and staff well-being. Because of this, many districts are tasked with building SEL teams, in addition to providing supports for staff already in place. According to CASEL, the SEL team is a dedicated, representative group of individuals whose...

Duration:01:01:14

edWeb Coffee Chat on Wayne Schools District-wide Professional Learning

6/13/2022
Listen to this edWeb podcast with Tracy Leigh and Katie Licwinko, Education Technology Coordinators for Wayne Township Public Schools (NJ) as they discuss their innovative ideas for district-wide professional learning and share practical strategies on how to put best practice into real practice. Tracy and Katie discuss how the pandemic impacted professional learning in their district and how their strategies evolved to meet the challenges. Tracy and Katie share helpful steps for...

Duration:00:56:49

Learning and Employment Records: What Educators Need to Know About This Emerging Technology

6/13/2022
This edWeb podcast is co-sponsored by Digital Promise and Walmart. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. What are Learning and Employment Records (LERs)? What do adult learners and workers—and adult education providers—need to know about this emerging technology? Join Digital Promise to learn more about the design, value, and use of Learning and Employment Records: digital records of an individual’s skills, credentials, and employment history. Over the last year, Digital...

Duration:00:54:51

Enhance and Simplify Any Classroom Routine with Interactive Smart Boards

6/3/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Samsung. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Listen to this edWeb podcast to hear how interactive boards for classrooms can streamline educator workloads while boosting student engagement. We explore how educators can integrate interactive screens with lesson planning and classroom administration to create a truly all-in-one resource hub. Join us to learn how to make the most of smart boards for classrooms including: This edWeb podcast is...

Duration:00:59:13

Literacy Instruction in the Real World: How to Reach Each and Every Student

5/27/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Lexia Learning. The webinar recording can be accessed here. The resurgence of equity as a buzzword in the media has resulted in an influx of vendors and thought leaders talking about the “best” ways to close equity gaps, often without research to back it up. To truly make a difference for students, educators need to focus on what the evidence says, and the evidence points to literacy. Literacy is at the heart of educational equity, and today, too many...

Duration:00:56:37

Using MTSS to Address Learning Gaps: A Blended Learning Approach

5/27/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by VEDAMO. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Listen to this edWeb podcast to learn how combining MTSS with blended learning can accelerate learning recovery for all students. With the return to campus, it is clear that our students have serious gaps in their educational programs. Intervention strategies post pandemic need to blend academic, social, and emotional support. In addition to learning loss, have you noticed more temper tantrums...

Duration:00:53:36

Key Beliefs and Nonnegotiables of Differentiated Instruction

5/25/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by ASCD. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Listen to this edWeb podcast to explore the principles and beliefs that are foundational to a differentiated classroom. Specifically, by the end of this session, listeners are able to: isis notThis edWeb podcast is of interest to K-12 teachers and school and district leaders.

Duration:00:47:43

How One District Systematically Integrated Digital Books into Classrooms and Independent Reading

5/25/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Sora from OverDrive Education. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Listen to this edWeb podcast with Amy Hall and Nick Harris from the Weber School District (UT) to learn how they successfully and systematically integrated ebooks and audiobooks into all school libraries across the district. You also discover how Weber School District: Listeners walk away with best practices and strategies for harnessing the power of digital and replicating...

Duration:00:56:44

Reimagining Human Capital Management in Today’s School Districts

5/24/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by ENA. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Education is challenged across the board with personnel shortages. Listen to this edWeb podcast with Lori Ward, Chief Talent and Equity Officer at Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and two K-12 leaders from Ohio’s Reynoldsburg City Schools to learn how they are building a comprehensive human capital management strategy in their districts. From identifying staff needs to developing mission- and...

Duration:00:58:19

How Educators Can Have Courageous Conversations Inspired by Joyful and Diverse Books

5/17/2022
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Scholastic Education Solutions. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. All children need access to books that allow them to look in and look out—making text-to-self and text-to-world connections. When children read books that serve as mirrors and windows, they develop an understanding of themselves as well as today’s world. Creating classroom libraries that contain diverse, culturally relevant books allow all children to dream big as they...

Duration:00:57:14