The Connected Educator Podcast

Share Your Story- Desiree Alexander, Ed. S. CEP015

An episode of The Connected Educator Podcast

By Cassie Reeder
Welcome to my podcast! This podcast will be a sounding board for myself and my connected educator friends! Learn how we have made and utilize our connections on a daily basis to grow and support one another. Learn about the tools we are using for connections, and how you can utilize them to connect with others in the education field as well! - Cassie Reeder
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Share Your Story- Michael Sinclair CEP019
To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  Lets Connect via Social Media!  Learn More about the New Teacher Chat Academy!  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
21:32
August 20, 2019
The Power of Connections in Education Companies - with Michael Sinclair- CEP 018
  To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  Lets Connect via Social Media!  Learn More about the New Teacher Chat Academy!  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
17:42
August 9, 2019
Back to School Tips- CEP 017
 To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  Lets Connect via Social Media!  Learn More about the New Teacher Chat Academy!  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
15:03
August 6, 2019
Periscope (Tips, Tricks and Safety Features): CEP016
To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  Lets Connect via Social Media!  Click HERE Sign up for my next FREE Webinar- August 3rd, 10am CST  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
15:40
July 24, 2019
BONUS: Wakelet for Twitter Content Curation
To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  Lets Connect via Social Media!  Click HERE Sign up for my next FREE Webinar- August 3rd, 10am CST  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
14:15
July 19, 2019
Share Your Story- Tim McDonald CEP016
To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  ------------------------------------- FREE Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com   Lets Connect via Social Media!  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com 
21:15
July 11, 2019
Share Your Story- Desiree Alexander, Ed. S. CEP015
To view today’s show notes, click here- http://bit.ly/CEPShowNotes  ------------------------------------- Lets Connect via Social Media!  Email: consulting@cassiereeder.com  View a Sneak Peek at my Course! Socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com 
20:21
July 2, 2019
Event- EdCamp Voice CEP 014
Learn all about EdCamp Voice, an edcamp style communication hosted through Voxer!  edcampvoice.com  @edcampvoice  Learn more about Sarah Thomas the creator of this amazing event by listening in to Episode 013 
08:10
June 27, 2019
BONUS: Conference Tips from Cassie (ISTE Edition)
In this podcast I will discuss a few tips and tricks that I've learned for general conferences, that will help you to get the most out of your time spend learning and collaborating. The second half of this episode will dive a little deeper into the ISTE conference coming up in Philly This weekend through June 26th. ----------------------------  Come see ME at ISTE!  https://sites.google.com/view/cassieatiste19  Click the link for details on where I will be throughout the next 5 days of learning and collaboration in Philly!  Conference Tips from Cassie-  Check out the PDF of tips mentioned within the podcast at http://bit.ly/cassiesconferencetips  --------------------------- From the #notatiste group: (notatiste.weebly.com)  PRINTABLE resource to access all the #notatiste19 resources complete with links and QR codes  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PlXQix8hQFmGSLbdxvRubtijSRcc78p8/view Another bonus resource that has been created by Sue Waters, and anyone who is able to contribute, is a shared google doc which houses links, handouts, blog posts, photos, ect. from the live event. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qviIQy166QC6Q3LC7oFDxRu2U0GVvJyG9KTfMN9s8Zk/edit  #passthescopeedu - passthescopeedu.com  If you're not able to attend #iste19 this year, be sure to connect to all the learning and collaboration through either periscope or twitter with the #passthescopeedu community, following the scopers that were mentioned earlier in the podcast.  Join in the #notatiste19 community as well, by visiting https://notatiste.weebly.com and checking out the tabs.  -------------------------------- Resources:  https://www.iste.org/explore/professional-development/7-tips-getting-most-out-iste19-expo-hall  https://www.iste.org/explore/professional-development
21:54
June 20, 2019
Share Your Story- Sarah Thomas- CEP 013
In this episode, I interview Sarah Thomas, PhD. Sarah has a very impressive resume as a #connectededucator. One of the greatest accomplishments is founding of EduMatch, EduMatch Publishing and the EduMatch Podcast Network. Edumatch "uses the power of social media in order to help foster collaboration and connections among educators around the globe. We understand that relationships are the foundations for learning, even for us as educators." ( http://www.edumatch.org/ )  Learn more about Sarah:  Sarah-Jane Thomas, PhD is a Regional Technology Coordinator in Prince George’s County Public Schools.  Sarah is also a Google Certified Innovator, Google Education Trainer, and founder of the EduMatch project, which promotes connection and collaboration among educators around the world.  Through EduMatch, Sarah has published several collaborative and individual books, and serves as President on the Board of Directors for EduMatch Foundation, Inc.  Sarah is also on the leadership team of the ISTE Digital Equity PLN, and Affiliate Faculty at Loyola University in Maryland.  Sarah is a co-author of the ISTE publication series, Closing the Gap, focusing on digital equity. Sarah graduated from George Mason University with a doctoral degree in Education, and a concentration in International Education.  She also holds a Master’s degree from Howard University in the field of Curriculum and Instruction.   Sarah was designated an ASCD Emerging Leader in 2016, and was named Prince George's County Public Schools Outstanding Educator Using Technology in 2015.  She was named by the National School Board Association as one of the “20 to Watch” in 2015.  She was part of the Technical Working Group that refreshed the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards for Educators in 2016-2017, and in 2017, she received the ISTE “Making IT Happen” Award.   Connect with Sarah-  Twitter @sarahdateechur // @edumatch   ----------------------------  I'm proud to announce the release of my Social Media Connection Course!  In this course, you will learn the basics of a variety of social media tools that will support you along your connectivity journey. At the end of this course, you will feel empowered to connect with other like-minded individuals through these tools. Visit https://socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com/ for a SNEAK PEAK at the content available! Then click "I'm Ready to Connect" to get started on your journey today!  ----------------------------  Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
12:59
June 18, 2019
Share Your Story: Dr. Matthew X. Joseph- CEP 012
In this episode I interview Dr. Matthew X. Joseph. He is a wonderfully connected educator and shares how his connections have allowed him to form #connectededucator relationships with others which have pushed him forward in his career.  Dr. Matthew X. Joseph has been a school and district leader in many capacities in public education over his 25 years in the field. Experiences such as the Director of Digital Learning and Innovation in Milford Public Schools (MA), elementary school principal in Natick, MA and Attleboro, MA, classroom teacher,  and district professional development specialist have provided Matt incredible insights on how to best support teaching and learning. This experience has led to nationally published articles and opportunities to speak at multiple state and national events. He is the author of Power of Us: Creating Collaborative Schools and co-author of Modern Mentoring, Reimagining Teacher Mentorship (Due out, fall 2019). His master's degree is in special education and his Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from Boston College. Follow him on Twitter @matthewxjoseph and visit his blog: techinnovation.live  ------------------------------ I'm proud to announce the release of my Social Media Connection Course!  In this course, you will learn the basics of a variety of social media tools that will support you along your connectivity journey. At the end of this course, you will feel empowered to connect with other like-minded individuals through these tools. Visit https://socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com/ for a SNEAK PEAK at the content available! Then click "I'm Ready to Connect" to get started on your journey today!  ---------------------------- Attending ISTE? Stop by and see me at the Promethean booth Monday and Tuesday for my sessions on the power of being a #connectededucator. Be sure to follow me @cassiereederedu and message me on social media so that we can arrange a connection!  ------------------------------ Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
19:06
June 12, 2019
Event- EdChange Global- CEP011
 I'm proud to announce the release of my Social Media Connection Course!  In this course, you will learn the basics of a variety of social media tools that will support you along your connectivity journey. At the end of this course, you will feel empowered to connect with other like-minded individuals through these tools. Visit https://socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com/ for a SNEAK PEAK at the content available! Then click "I'm Ready to Connect" to get started on your journey today!  ----------------------------------------------------------- EdChange Global event details:  Our mission to connect, support and collaborate around the globe with those passionate about education. We connect educators around the world through EdChange Global online conferences we organize.  We provide virtual space to share your know-how throughout the year on our Blog. We collaborate with other edu organizations and conference organizers. June 28 and 29th - 24 hour event starting at 12pm CST  website- Edchangeglobal.com Email- edchangeglobal@gmail.com Social Media- @edchangeglobal // #ECGlobal  Helpful podcast- Voxer (click here) and Twitter Chats  (part 1 and 2)  -----------------------------------------------------------  Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
15:08
June 3, 2019
Share Your Story: Amy Storer- CEP010
In this episode we learn more about Amy Storer's connected educator journey.  Amy, an instructional coach in Montgomery ISD, in Montgomery, TX , shares her connected educator journey. She started out with Twitter, and has now expanded to other apps such as Voxer. She has had a great amount of success learning and sharing with her #40CFpl (4 0'clock faculty) which has made a huge impact on her life both personally and professionally. " I am an educator that encourages and motivates others to reach far beyond the classroom walls to make the learning more meaningful and inspiring. I have a true passion for working with other educators and students to encourage them to make and foster global connections. "  How to Connect with Amy:  Voxer, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook- @techamys  Conferences mentioned in the podcast (click the name for a link for more details).  Texas Conferences  - TCCA, TCEA  Virtual Conferences  - EdChange Global, Global Maker Day, Teach with Tech Conference  ------------------------------ I'm proud to announce the release of my Social Media Connection Course!  In this course, you will learn the basics of a variety of social media tools that will support you along your connectivity journey. At the end of this course, you will feel empowered to connect with other like-minded individuals through these tools. Visit https://socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com/ for a SNEAK PEAK at the content available! Then click "I'm Ready to Connect" to get started on your journey today!  ---------------------------- Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
15:30
May 23, 2019
Share Your Story: Laura Dyer- CEP009
In this episode we learn more about Laura Dyer's connected educator journey. Laura is currently an education consultant for Promethean and a former middle school math teacher. She considers herself a newly connected educator as she has just started using twitter and other social media platforms in the last 3 years. Learn more about her experiences as she builds her PLN (professional learning network) and she will use these connections as she returns back to the classroom next year.  ------------------------------ I'm proud to announce the release of my Social Media Connection Course!  In this course, you will learn the basics of a variety of social media tools that will support you along your connectivity journey. At the end of this course, you will feel empowered to connect with other like-minded individuals through these tools. Visit https://socialmediaconnectioncourse.teachable.com/ for a SNEAK PEAK at the content available! Then click "I'm Ready to Connect" to get started on your journey today!  ---------------------------- Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
12:57
May 3, 2019
The Power of the Hashtag! CEP008
In todays' episode you learn a little more about the power of the #. You will learn the process of searching for content on twitter, and how to utilize it as a way to learn new things which will inspire your students and empower you along your education journey. No longer is twitter seen as a time waster, when you use the #'s in the way they were intended (in my opinion). Try it out and you will discover the power that this tool can have,  providing you current, relevant FREE resources from trusted sources!   **WEBINAR DETAILS! If you'd like to sign up for one of the few spots available in the Connected Educator Webinar Series on April 18 and 25th, please CLICK HERE! Missed part 1? Thats ok! Sign up for part 2, and you'll receive the recording and resources from both Part 1 as well.  If you have any questions or issues getting signed up, free free to email me at consulting@cassiereeder.com.   ---------------- Resources Mentioned in the Podcast:  Video tutorial on how to search for #'s Click Here  ---------------- Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!
08:43
April 23, 2019
Twitter Chats (part 2): CEP007
Learn how to retweet and comment on others tweets in this episode. By having this knowledge, you will feel comfortable sharing content from others with those you know who might be interested in learning more about that topic. One of my favorite parts of twitter is the never ending abundance of new knowledge tips and tricks that are being shared daily among my pln, or professional learning network. This is the power that having great connections will bring to you, making it worth your time on these social media tools. ***WEBINAR DETAILS! If you'd like to sign up for one of the few spots available in the Connected Educator Webinar Series on April 18 and 25th, please CLICK HERE! If you have any questions or issues getting signed up, free free to email me at consulting@cassiereeder.com.   ---------------- Resources Mentioned in the Podcast:  Video tutorial on how to search for #'s Click Here  Click here for a complete list of Education Twitter Chats available to you! To receive your Beginners Guide to Twitter Chats, click here.  ----------------- Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
11:32
April 10, 2019
Twitter Chats (part 1): CEP006
In this episode, you will learn the basics of locating a twitter chat, what the chat layout is and how you can connect with the conversation taking place on twitter. You will learn a few tips when it comes to participating in a chat which will help you to start small, and make meaningful connections with others, while immersing yourself into the wealth of resources and knowledge that are shared on a daily basis through twitter chats and conversations.  ---------------- WEBINAR DETAILS! If you'd like to sign up for one of the few spots available in the Connected Educator Webinar Series on April 18 and 25th, please CLICK HERE! If you have any questions or issues getting signed up, free free to email me at consulting@cassiereeder.com.  --------------- Resources Mentioned in the Podcast:  For an overview of twitter and how to get your account set up, visit episode 5 of the podcast (CEP005- Twitter part 1). For a downloadable guide to set up your account check out the show notes for that episode as well.   Click here for a complete list of Education Twitter Chats available to you! To receive your Beginners Guide to Twitter Chats, click here.  ----------------- Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click here to listen to the previous episodes.  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released!  Thanks for listening! 
10:52
April 6, 2019
Twitter (Part 1): CEP005
Twitter is an amazing networking tool. With twitter you have the ability to connect with individuals, small organizations or companies, and my favorite, to participate in events that are hosted by individuals or small teams to create collaboration opportunities (through a twitter chat, for example). In this episode, learn more about how to get started with twitter including account set up, how to follow accounts and how #'s (hashtags) work! I also share a few implementation ideas for twitter within the classroom.  Mentioned Resources  FREEBIE! Getting started with Twitter Step By Step Guide  Official FAQ- Twitter resource https://help.twitter.com/en/twitter-guide  Safety on twitter: https://about.twitter.com/en_us/safety/safety-tools.html  Who should I start to follow?   Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!  ------------------------------------------------- Missed an episode? not to worry! Click the links below to listen to the previous episodes.  Episode 4- Voxer 101  Episode 3- Cassie's Story  Episode 2- Three Tips  Episode 1- Welcome to the Connected Educator Podcast!  ----------------------------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ----------------------------------------------- Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
16:11
March 28, 2019
Voxer 101: CEP004
In this episode we cover the basics of our first connectivity tool, Voxer.  Voxer is a walkie talkie style application that allows users to connect with text, images, GIFs, videos and most importantly with voice messages.  In this episode, I mention EdCamp Voice which will take place this summer on July 1 and 2.  Website - http://edcampvoice.com  Twitter- @EdCampVoice  Getting Started  - visit voxer.com or download the Android or IOS app  - create an account to begin (View linked FAQ's for more details)  ------------------------- Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ------------------------ Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
07:16
March 23, 2019
Cassie's Story and Takeaways: CEP003
In this episode, I share a little about my journey to becoming a connected educator and some tips that will help you as your begin or continue along your journey as well. No matter where you are or how long you have been a connected educator, you're sure to find at least one nugget of information on this episode that will help you continue to reach your goals!  ------------------------ Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ------------------------ Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
06:13
March 14, 2019
Three Tips for Connectivity: CEP002
In this podcast, I share three tips that I've learned on my connected educator journey, sort of a "rule of thumb" when deciding who I follow and allow to friend me. These tips have helped me to build my personal learning network with amazing influencial educators that share content aligned with my goals and aspirations and have allowed me to gather a wealth of knowledge and resources. This same experience is possible for you as well, when you focus on these three tips as you are choosing who, or what to follow on the platform(s) that you've picked as your connectivity tool.  Resources 1. Digital Citizenship resources: http://www.digitalcitizenshipinstitute.com/  Safety on Voxer  Safety on Twitter  Safety on Periscope  2.  Know Who to follow / unfollow  Take a look at this resource with suggested #’s, twitter chats and accounts to follow. On the third tab of the google sheet, feel free to add your favorite #’s or accounts as well!    Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  ------------------------------------------------------------------ Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
03:55
March 7, 2019
Welcome to the Connected Educator Podcast: CEP001
Listen in for a short introduction to find out the "what" behind the Connected Educator Podcast. Learn about the goals behind these audio recordings, and the benefit that listening in will provide you! This podcast is all about making and strengthening the connections that educators have with one another through the various social media platforms out there. Listen in to learn more!  Share your Story! - I'd love to have you on as a guest to share your connected educator story, no matter where you are along your journey! Please visit cassiereeder.com/podcast and click "Share Your Story."  Eager for more? Subscribe to my website cassiereeder.com to receive notifications when the next episode is released! 
03:25
February 26, 2019
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