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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

Incorporating SEL for Student-Centered, Equity-Focused Education

10/18/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Ripple Effects & Panorama Education. The webinar recording can be accessed here. The National Commission on Student-Centered, Equity-Focused Education—a collective of superintendents, as well as thought leaders in education, community and philanthropy convened by AASA, The School Superintendents Association—recently released their vision for how education must change to improve outcomes for ALL learners. Listen to Commission member 2018 Illinois and...

Duration:01:04:17

The Secret to Growing Great Writers - Maximizing Feedback

10/18/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Writable. The webinar recording can be accessed here. As we help our students move forward from the difficult learning situations of the past year, it’s important to remember that you already possess the most powerful tool in helping them to succeed: feedback. Feedback is how we communicate, compliment, and connect with our students. Kristina Smekens and Kara Gann, former teachers and coaches who have taught thousands of educators how to improve their...

Duration:01:06:06

Acceleration - The Path to Closing the Achievement Gap

10/15/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Solution Tree. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Acceleration is the path less traveled in most schools and classrooms, especially those in which students are reading and writing far below grade level. The usual approach is to help students catch up by remediating learning or going backwards to go forward. Through the examination of specific and practical strategies that administrators, teachers, teams, and schools can implement, Dr. Sharon V....

Duration:01:02:00

Cybersecurity - School Leadership Strategies for Preventing and Responding to Cyberattacks

10/14/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by ClassLink and co-hosted by CoSN, AASA, and edWeb.net. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Cybersecurity is not a new phenomenon, but over the last year the vulnerability of school districts to cyberattacks has grown exponentially. The rapid acceleration of the use of technology during the pandemic brought many new technology opportunities to K-12 education. However, along with progress came serious challenges. One of the most alarming trends has...

Duration:01:03:04

Financial Literacy in a Gen Z World - Preparing Teachers & Curriculum

10/8/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by EVERFI. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Banks aren’t always buildings, phones are sometimes wallets, and your babysitter prefers an app to cash. Financial services are changing. Shouldn’t financial literacy? In this edWeb podcast, EVERFI, the leading voice in financial education, lays out the landscape of financial literacy in a digital first world. Through research review, EVERFI helps district and school administrators think through and...

Duration:00:59:30

Georgia Model for Virtual Professional Learning - Supporting Educators During COVID

10/7/2021
This edWeb podcast is hosted by edWeb. The webinar recording can be accessed here. When the pandemic hit, schools around the world were closed, thrusting educators, students, and parents into a crisis as learning moved online. In this edWeb podcast, the Georgia Department of Education Social Studies team and state education leaders describe how their virtual learning communities on edWeb.net helped them support educators, and their students and parents, during this time of crisis. The...

Duration:01:10:29

Effective Use of Data Insights to Manage EdTech Initiatives

10/7/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by CatchOn, An ENA Affiliate. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Tracking and gaining a better understanding of student engagement in a digital learning environment is a priority for many districts. Education leaders want to inform their decision-making by leveraging quantitative data that provides new insights into product usage. Learn how Morris School District’s Superintendent, Mackey Pendergrast, and Technology Director, Erica Hartman,...

Duration:00:58:02

Selecting the Right EdTech Tools…Every Time

10/6/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Veracity Verification Solutions. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Researching, evaluating, and purchasing the right educational technologies can be a daunting and exhaustive process for school districts – with curriculum and technology leaders carrying the weight of the burden. Selecting software solutions that drive accountability, student outcomes, and teacher success while ensuring data security, compliance, and integration with current...

Duration:00:57:07

Critical Cybersecurity Conversations K-12 Leaders Should Be Having

10/1/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by ENA. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. Providing safe and secure resources for students, teachers, parents, and staff has always been a foundational tenant for effective learning environments. Today, more than ever in K-12, providing that environment requires having robust cybersecurity infrastructures, policies, and practices in place. Recent reports indicate that one-third of our schools have had a cyber intrusion in the last two years....

Duration:00:58:20

A Conversation About Anti-Racism Featuring Author and Activist Frederick Joseph and “A Better Chance” Alumni, Jelani Alladin and David Cox

9/23/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Mackin Educational Resources. The webinar recording can be accessed here. This edWeb podcast features Frederick Joseph, activist and author of The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person, who writes from the perspective of a friend, offering candid reflections on his own experiences with racism and conversations with prominent artists and activists about theirs—creating an essential read for white people who are committed anti-racists and those newly...

Duration:01:01:25

Creating a Sense of Belonging - A Critical Need for Student Engagement and Success

9/21/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Digital Promise. The webinar recording can be accessed here. A most striking outcome of teaching and learning during the pandemic is how much relationships matter, how relevant is SEL, and the importance of creating a sense of belonging where each student and their family know they are welcomed and embraced in their classrooms and school. But what does it mean to belong? How can educators create a sense of belonging in their classrooms and schools and...

Duration:00:59:40

Equity-Driven SEL That Works - Next Gen Ed Leaders Share Best Practices

9/21/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Ripple Effects. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Listen to two of the next generation of female education leaders as they share how they have leveraged innovative policies, platforms, and programs to create trauma-informed schools and districts, and effectively support students’ SEL and mental health. In this edWeb podcast, the presenters share: School and district administrators, teachers and school support staff learn concrete steps they...

Duration:01:09:03

Lighting the SEL Fuse for K-12 Learning Growth

9/21/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by D2L. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Emerging from pandemic schooling, it is tempting to return to routine academics in the name of learning recovery and acceleration. Instead, research suggests the first priority should be (re)establishing student connectedness with empathy and inclusiveness foremost. Student self-view, intrinsic motivations, and well-being are critical to their readiness to learn in fall 2021 and beyond. Listen to experts...

Duration:00:56:46

Learning Reimagined - Leveraging Technology to Meet the Needs of All Students

9/15/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by ClassLink and co-hosted by CoSN, AASA, and edWeb.net. The webinar recording can be accessed here. One of the lessons learned from the challenges experienced during the 2020-2021 school year was that school leaders, teachers, parents and students need to work together to innovate new ways to meet the learning needs of all students. Though not always seamless, nor perfect, technology played a key role in keeping many connected and learning throughout the...

Duration:01:05:40

ESSER Funds - Today, Tomorrow, and the Long-Term Impact on Learning

9/15/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by NetRef. The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here. The past year has brought an unprecedented amount of federal funding to K–12 education. While initial CARES Act funds were primarily spent on emergency needs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as PPE and devices to support remote learning, the two subsequent rounds of funds (CRRSA and ARP) have the potential to significantly advance the strategic plans of many districts. During this...

Duration:00:59:54

Practical Ways to Address SEL Goals with Podcasts

9/15/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Listenwise. The webinar recording can be accessed here. For many teachers, supporting students’ mental health will be a focus for the 2021/22 school year. Social and emotional learning is considered a key part of helping students cope with the impact of the pandemic and feel connected and “known” at school. This edWeb podcast provides practical strategies for creating a space where academic and social-emotional goals are integrated with content and...

Duration:00:45:11

Avoiding the Rabbit Hole - Teaching Concepts in Conspiratorial Thinking

9/7/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by News Literacy Project. The webinar recording can e accessed here. Conspiracy theories are becoming part of mainstream discourse and public awareness. From QAnon to pandemic-related beliefs to older ideas such as the Earth is flat, we are finding that more and more of our friends, family and loved ones believe at least one conspiracy theory. How do we teach students to avoid conspiracy theories without actually teaching them the specifics of such false...

Duration:00:59:30

Improve Student Outcomes with Implementation Science

9/2/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by Imagine Learning. The webinar recording can be accessed here. This edWeb podcast focuses on critical foundational pieces needed for schools and districts when embarking on the implementation of various programs and services meant to positively influence student outcomes and effect change. Listeners leave with several concrete tools to take back to their organizations as things to look for that can help them assess, strategize, and strengthen any of their...

Duration:00:47:53

Building a K-12 Computer Science Pipeline in Your District - It Starts from the Roots

9/2/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by CoderZ. The webinar recording can be accessed here. How do we support the delivery of computer science (CS) at all levels? As evidenced by the rapid uptick in the adoption of CS standards across the nation, it is an essential part of the next century of learning. To get CS into every classroom, teachers need support. Camille Sloan Schroeder, Director of Efforts for K-12 Outreach for the College of Engineering, is here to share strategies, and how she’s...

Duration:00:59:27

Close the Gender Gap in Computer Science with a Supportive Algorithm

9/2/2021
This edWeb podcast is sponsored by CoderZ. The webinar recording can be accessed here. Dr. Sharon Jones, Founder and CEO of the dot. Consulting company and of the nonprofit Dottie Rose Foundation, is a dedicated, award-winning educator of computer science and technology for 17 years. Central to her work has been making computer science inclusive and empowering. Her work considers how computer science helps create new viewpoints, innovates, creates power relations, produces knowledge, and...

Duration:00:50:14