Episode 013: The Future Looks Bright with Tom Murray from Future Ready Schools

In this episode, Keven discusses educational technology, the importance of effective pedagogy, and the impact of positive culture with Tom Murray.

Tom is the Director of Innovation at Future Ready Schools, a non-profit based in Washington D.C.

Visit Future Ready Schools online: www.futureready.org

Visit Tom’s website: www.thomascmurray.com/

Purchase one of the books Tom has worked on at: www.thomascmurray.com/books/

Episode 011: Creating a Startup Culture in Your School with Becky Shiring

 

In this episode, Keven discusses the concept of creating a startup culture in your school with Becky Shiring from Squirrels. Becky is the Director of Professional Development & Continued Learning at Squirrels LLC in Ohio.

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Becky’s article: “Why Startup Culture is Coming to a Classroom Near You” on EdTech Digest

Startup Culture Infographic

Episode 008: Little Things Can Have a Big Impact with Special Guest Matt Miller

In this episode, Keven and Matt discuss the importance of setting an example and being a teacher with character, as well as Ideas on ways to start off the school year on a positive note.

Matt Miller is an educator and blogger. He’s the author of two books: “Ditch That Textbook,” a book about revolutionizing the classroom with innovative teaching, mindsets, and curriculum, and “Ditch That Homework,” a book full of strategies to help teachers become less reliant on homework to the point they can ditch it.  He has infused technology and innovative teaching methods in his classes for more than 10 years. Matt is a Google Certified Innovator, PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator, and two-time Bammy! Awards nominee. He writes at the Ditch That Textbook blog about using technology and creative ideas in teaching. Reach him at matt@DitchThatTextbook.com or on Twitter at @jmattmiller.

www.ditchthattextbook.com

Purchase “Ditch That Textbook” on Amazon

Purchase “Ditch That Homework” on Amazon