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A bi-weekly airing of edtech interviews, trends and news from the former head of content, Bett.

A bi-weekly airing of edtech interviews, trends and news from the former head of content, Bett.
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A bi-weekly airing of edtech interviews, trends and news from the former head of content, Bett.

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English


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#166 - Driving Digital Transformation & Creating a Culture Open to Change

10/10/2019
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What's in this episode? Welcome to this first episode of The Edge: Innovation and Intelligence Imperative, a new series from the makers of The Edtech Podcast, supported by Salesforce.Org. This series is all about the leaders in higher education doing things a bit differently. There's more about what we've got coming up here. We talk about trust in a mistrustful time. Plus, How can new and old(er) Universities leapfrog legacy issues? Why is digital marketing and admissions not always about...

Duration:00:36:22

#165 - Dr Becky Sage, CEO, Interactive Scientific (VR & AR Collaborative Learning)

10/7/2019
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What's in this episode? In this weeks VocTech Series episode, on collaborative drug discovery through VR and AR, we speak to Becky Sage, CEO at Interactive Scientific. Becky is a woman of many talents and is also an actress & award-winning gymnast! We chat about the long-haul marathon race of being an entrepreneur, the role of upbringing in work ethics, and different ways of developing scientific understanding. Big thanks to Ufi Charitable trust and Ufi Ventures who made this new series...

Duration:00:56:35

#164 - Ties that Bind (Town and Gown)

9/27/2019
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Hello listeners! What's in this episode? Welcome to this FINAL episode 😢 in our Education 4.0 series with our friends at Jisc, looking at the changing world of education in the fourth industrial era. A big shout out to Jisc for supporting the series, to all our amazing guests and to you for listening This week’s episode is all about town and gown. How can town and gown work together to reinforce our social fabric? THANK YOU all for listening to our #Edu4_0 series! We hope you enjoy this...

Duration:01:08:22

#162 - Competency-Based Education in China

9/13/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello everyone! In this week’s episode, we travel nearly 5000 miles from the UK to China, to talk about increasing interest in competency based education. Plus, a listener news item on a new partnership on UK Maths Edtech. First up, you’ll hear Edtech Podcast listener Sonnie Tan interviewing the Founder of KitCat, Michael Huang. In this interview with Sonnie, Michael talks about how he think the Gaokao exam will slowly develop to recognise student’s more creative...

Duration:00:37:12

#163 - Steve Wheeler, Author, Digital Learning in Organisations

9/10/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello dear listeners, welcome to this new episode of The Edtech Podcast, the show that aims to improve the dialogue between 'ed' and 'tech' for better innovation and impact. Hot on the heels of our launch of The Voctech Podcast: learning continued series a few nights ago, I’m super happy to share the second episode. This week I speak to Steve Wheeler, a Learning Innovations Consultant and former Associate Professor of Learning Technologies at the Plymouth Institute...

Duration:00:48:16

#161 - Richard Price, Learning Technologies Advisor, NHS Health Education England

9/9/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello dear listeners, welcome to this new episode of The Edtech Podcast, the show that aims to improve the dialogue between ed and tech for better innovation and impact. This week I’m super excited to share this first episode (yay!) of our new series The Voctech Podcast: learning continued, which seeks to explore the intersection of adult learning and tech. You can follow the conversation using #voctechpodcast and #voctech. A big shout out to Ufi Charitable trust...

Duration:00:35:16

#160 - Geographic Lotteries of Learning

8/28/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello everyone! Thank you for being patient as we took a break over the Summer and prepared for our next season. This week we throwback to a second recording from this year’s WISE Summit in Paris. In this episode you’ll hear from two speakers on the topic of the future of learning; Heidi Harju-Luukkainen, Professor, Nord University Angel Investor, Khaled Helioui We look at the impact of genetic disposition and geographic lotteries on learning, on the...

Duration:00:41:53

#159 - How to develop the team who will deliver change

8/13/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello everyone! In this episode, we’re travelling back to (the) Future Edtech conference where a panel of Higher Education leaders discuss how to develop the team that delivers change in the context of institutional capability and leadership development for the "21st Century University". You will hear about how saying no to change is embracing the status quo, academic and professional services collaboration as central towards bringing about change, and why...

Duration:00:48:52

Coming soon...The Voctech Podcast (series trailer) 👏

8/8/2019
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Listen in and get a feel for The Voctech Podcast, a new show from the makers of The Edtech Podcast, supported by Ufi Charitable Trust & Ufi Ventures. This new series explores the intersection of adult learning and tech, including, careers and HR tech, the skills gap and training, diverse workforces and new modes of working, and the foundations for up-skilling and re-skilling. Get involved and don't forget to share with friends! 👉👉👉 You can also check out our newsletter and medium site...

Duration:00:06:54

#158 - Pioneers and Settlers

7/24/2019
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Hello listeners! What's in this episode? Welcome to this penultimate episode in our Education 4.0 series with friends at Jisc, looking at the changing world of education in the fourth industrial era. This week we ask “Who can help embed new technologies and working practices?” as we look at the pioneers and settlers needed to create change in education. We hope you enjoy this episode. We are taking a break over the summer, but can't wait to bring you final episode in our Education 4.0...

Duration:00:38:05

#157 - The Emergence of The European EdTech Network (EETN)

7/10/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello listeners and welcome back to The Edtech Podcast, the show about improving the dialogue between “ed” and “tech” for better innovation and impact. This week we share recordings made live at the launch of the European Edtech Network during London Edtech Week. For those who have been following the news, the ambitions of the network are interesting in the wake of Alt Schools pivot after raising nearly $200 million; many level the perceived failure or change of...

Duration:01:56:34

#156 - The Personal Curriculum

6/26/2019
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What's in this episode? Welcome to episode five of the Education 4.0 series co-curated with our friends at Jisc, looking at the changing world of education in the fourth industrial era. This week’s episode is all about the personal curriculum. We explore what the personal curriculum might mean in reality, a reality where we can both forge our own path aided by technology but without feeling isolated. We are horizon gazing with Natalie 4.0, bringing things back to the present day with Ada...

Duration:00:57:56

#155 - Why you need more sleep, bleeding edge tech in Singapore and two mission-driven & globe trotting educators sharing the mic

6/21/2019
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Hello everyone. As we speak, it’s London Edtech Week in the UK so to celebrate we are putting out an episode of The Edtech Podcast every day! PHEW! You’ll be hearing from a mixture of amazing teachers, Ministries of Education, edtech companies, Sleep specialists and much more recorded all over the world. If you enjoy listening, give us a shout out on twitter @podcastedtech and share the London Edtech Week hashtag #Londonedtech #Londonedtechweek This episode was recorded at this year's...

Duration:00:30:03

#154 - The new Instructure CEO 6 months in, Literacy Programmes in Kenya, Edtech in Oz.

6/20/2019
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Hello everyone. As we speak, it’s London Edtech Week in the UK so to celebrate we are putting out an episode of The Edtech Podcast every day! PHEW! You’ll be hearing from a mixture of amazing teachers, Ministries of Education, edtech companies, Sleep specialists and much more recorded all over the world. If you enjoy listening, give us a shout out on twitter @podcastedtech and share the London Edtech Week hashtag #Londonedtech #Londonedtechweek Today; Dan Goldsmith, CEO,...

Duration:00:35:22

#153 - John Katzman chews the (edtech) fat + special guests

6/19/2019
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Hello everyone. As we speak, it’s London Edtech Week in the UK so to celebrate we are putting out an episode of The Edtech Podcast every day! PHEW! You’ll be hearing from a mixture of amazing teachers, Ministries of Education, edtech companies, Sleep specialists and much more recorded all over the world. If you enjoy listening, give us a shout out on twitter @podcastedtech and share the London Edtech Week hashtag #londonedtech Today; Recorded at SXSW EDU, HundrED Summit and...

Duration:00:53:08

#152 - A Canadian dyslexic on a mission, African Childhood studies and teaching and tech in the Philippines

6/18/2019
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Hello everyone. As we speak, it’s London Edtech Week in the UK so to celebrate we are putting out an episode of The Edtech Podcast every day! PHEW! You’ll be hearing from a mixture of amazing teachers, Ministries of Education, edtech companies, Sleep specialists and much more recorded all over the world. If you enjoy listening, give us a shout out on twitter @podcastedtech and share the London Edtech Week hashtag #edtechweekldn. Today; This episode was recorded at GESF 2019. Samuel...

Duration:00:42:01

#151 - A former & current MoE, award-winning teachers, and an edtech org. passionate about future skills

6/16/2019
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Hello everyone. As we speak, it’s London Edtech Week in the UK so to celebrate we are putting out an episode of The Edtech Podcast every day! PHEW! You’ll be hearing from a mixture of amazing teachers, Ministries of Education, edtech companies, Sleep specialists and much more recorded all over the world. If you enjoy listening, give us a shout out on twitter @podcastedtech and share the London Edtech Week hashtag #edtechweekldn #edtechweek. Today; This episode was recorded at this...

Duration:00:38:29

#150 - The Future of Learning

6/7/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello everyone! This week’s episode is a LIVE recording at WISE Paris earlier this year, where we cover T-shaped learners (broad and deep), what Greek mythology can tell us about the modern day role of the mentor, and how formative culture and parents are in the learning journey. Naturally, we throw in a bit of machine learning, investment and pedagogy for a fine recipe for your ears. Stay in touch and have a great week! People Sophie Bailey@podcastedtechFrançois...

Duration:00:34:10

#149 - Internet of Things & The Intelligent Campus

5/24/2019
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What's in this episode? Welcome to episode four of the Education 4.0 series co-curated with Jisc. This week’s episode is all about how universities and colleges are thinking big with tech to improve their student and staff experiences on campus. Enjoy! and don't forget to message in or post using #edu4_0! People Sophie Bailey@podcastedtechSue Attewell@AttewellSueJon Cole@morleycollegeDr. Marios Angelopoulos@bournemouthuniDuncan Peberdy@duncanpeberdyDr. Sajjad...

Duration:00:42:47

#148 - What is your Digital Quotient?

5/14/2019
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What's in this episode? Hello listeners and welcome back to The Edtech Podcast, the show about improving the dialogue between “ed” and “tech” for better innovation and impact. We kick off this week's episode with our friends at Cool Initiatives to find out more about the CI Education Challenge 2019, why they’re going even more early-stage and details on their 6 finalists. We continue with our conversations recorded at GESF earlier this year. First up is the highly-driven Dr Yuhyun Park...

Duration:00:37:49