Edufuturists

Edufuturists

By Edufuturists
From Ben Whitaker, Dan Fitzpatrick and Steven Hope. The Edufuturists podcast is a continuing conversation with guests from all over the world about education, technology, the future and everything between. "I never listened to podcasts before I came across EduFuturist they are mindblowingly amazing!" Z Bukhari.
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Edufuturists #90 - Kataholos Guidelines for Life with Michael Quigley
Watch this episode as it went out live on YouTube https://youtu.be/4YwUrwHnBO8 Follow us on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/edufuturists Check out all past episodes at https://www.edufuturists.com Subscribe on iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/edufuturists/id1347592880 In today’s episode we are joined by Michael Quigley, a passionate member of the BNI networking group. Michael Quigley holds BA (Hons) 1st class degree in Drama & English from Chester University and an MA in English Language & Literature from Manchester University, as well as a, PGCE from Edge Hill.  He is a former primary school teacher with experience of coaching and leading. This is coupled with his passion for fitness and wellbeing. He is a member of BNI Zeus, a business networking group in the north west of England, where he is a keen networker and supporter.  Michael is the founder and director at Kataholos, a Lancashire based company that grows people through leadership development, training courses and products. His first book, Kataholos: Guidelines for a wholisticwholistic happy life was released in November 2018. He tweets @_kataholos
43:57
May 31, 2020
Edufuturists #89 - Soft Skills with Kavin Wadhar
Watch the live recording video https://youtu.be/lLSxLUIgZ2k Follow us on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/edufuturists Check out all past episodes at https://www.edufuturists.com Subscribe on iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/edufuturists/id1347592880 Kavin is a Cambridge-educated, Dad of 2 kids, passionate about developing "soft skills" in the next generation. He quit his job leading the UK division of an Education publishing company to found www.KidCoach.app: a conversational tool that empowers parents to help their kids think more creatively and analytically, while developing social and emotional skills - all at home. This focus on soft skills is really important to Kavin and why he set up kidcoach, having been inspired like many of us by Sir Ken Robinson’s TED talk. The premise is simple cards with a skill focus - a question with guidance for parents/coaches and some prompts if stuck.  You can connect with him on Facebook or LinkedIn. You can find out all about Kavin’s work at kidcoach.app. He tweets @KavinWadhar 
49:44
May 24, 2020
Edufuturists #88 - Taking Advantage of EdTech During COVID-19 with Abdul Chohan
Follow us on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/edufuturists Check out all past episodes at https://www.edufuturists.com Subscribe on iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/edufuturists/id1347592880 Abdul Chohan is the Director of ThinkSimple Ltd. The organisation works with school leaders and Ministries of Education to develop operational efficiencies and innovative learning approaches in education using mobile technology.  Abdul is a former teacher of 20 years and is the Co-founder of a primary free school in Bolton, UK. He is also a former Principal and CEO of a multi academy trust based in the UK. He is known for his pioneering work on mobile based learning at Essa Academy, Bolton, UK. Since then he has worked with a number of international educational organisations as well as devising learning strategies based on mobile technology platforms.  His programmes focus on the idea of ‘Changing Beliefs’ through ‘Simplicity and Reliability’ and have extended beyond the traditional school environment to impact families and the wider communities that the schools serve. More recently he has published a paper on ‘digitising effective feedback’ published in the Chartered College journal. Follow him on Twitter @abdulchohan
44:45
May 17, 2020
Edufuturists #87 - The Past, Present & Future of Education with Bob Harrison
Follow us on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/edufuturists Check out all past episodes at https://www.edufuturists.com Subscribe & watch episodes live at https://www.youtube.com/edufuturists We are joined by Bob Harrison, who has had extensive experience in schools and colleges as a teacher, lecturer, senior manager, principal and governor. He has worked with Head teachers and senior leaders in developing leadership skills for the National College of School Leadership, was the adviser to DfES on the FE Principals Qualification,was Digital/e-learning adviser for the DfES Standards Unit and was the lead on Digital Futures for the Building Schools for the Future Leadership programme where he designed and delivered the programme at National level for several local authorities He is a Board member of the UfI Trust, a £60m charity supporting innovative developments in the use of technology for teaching, learning and assessment in further vocational and adult education. He is a Judge for the BETT Awards, TES FE Awards, Learning Remained awards, E-Assessment awards and the EdTechUK awards. Bob was recently shortlisted for the TES FE “Lifetime Achievement award” for services to Further, Vocational and Adult Education. There is more information on his website www.setuk.co.uk or join his following on twitter @bobharrisonedu
1:19:07
May 10, 2020
Edufuturists #86 - The Rise of E-Sports with James Fraser-Murison
On this episode we are delighted to be joined by the E-Sports Teacher James Fraser-Murison. James studied at Roehampton uni and currently in his 16th year teaching. James has worked in four large sixth colleges having taught English and media a level and BTEC. James has been a teaching and learning coach, deputy head and now a director of learning at Queen Mary’s college Hampshire teaching on level 2 and 3 courses. He is a Google level 2 trained (, keen proponent of ILT to help achieve results, father to one amazing son called Noah and self-proclaimed esports teacher! Lesser known facts about James are he has a 200m swimming badge, cycling proficiency test passed first time and once drove into a stationary skip at under 7 mph. He can also play the first three bars only of Smoke on the Water on a guitar. James can be found on twitter at @Fraseresports 
38:12
May 3, 2020
EduFuturists #85 - An Education System Fit for Purpose with Lord Jim Knight
We are joined by Lord Jim Knight. Jim is currently the Chief Education and External Officer at TES Global and is currently living in London. Aswell sas this he also chairs XRapid.com - which focuses on moving towards offering free malaria diagnosis across the globe. Jim was a Former UK Government Minister, one role was minister of state schools from 2004-2005, and he is a current member of the House of Lords. He is a visiting professor at the London Knowledge Lab of the Institute of Education in London. He is a big advocate for technology and change needed in education. As well as being the chief Education and External officer Jim comes off the bench to write articles too. You can follow him on twitter @LordJimKnight
58:18
April 26, 2020
EduFuturists #84 - Beyond Grades with Matt Lees
On today’s episode we are delighted to be joined by Matt Lees from East Education. Matt went to a 2000 student state school in Lymm near Warrington which he describes as very average - they had barely any extra curricular really and not much support beyond subjects - mix of amazing teachers and not so amazing. He managed to get into Oxford University against his school’s advice to study Chemistry with German.
56:48
April 19, 2020
EduFuturists #83 - Personal Development with Jordan Kenison
Jordan is currently the Deputy Director of Sixth Form at St Martin’s in the Field - a high-achieving London school.
28:48
April 11, 2020
EduFuturists #82 - An Outstanding College with Jo Fletcher-Saxon
In this episode we are joined by Jo Fletcher-Saxon. Jo is the current Assistant Principal for Higher and Adult education at Ashton Sixth Form college, which has just been awarded a full house of outstandings in their recent Ofsted inspection. Jo is also the practitioner research lead at the college. She has worked in FE since 1996 and has been at Ashton since 1997. She joined the college to set up early years and BTEC provision.
35:43
April 4, 2020
EduFuturists #81 - The Future of Training with Andrew Caffrey
We are joined by the man, the myth, the legend, Mr Andrew Caffrey. Andy is the UK Regional Director of EdTechTeam. He received an Inspirational Educator Award from the Worshipful Company of Educators in 2016 and was named as part of the EdTech50 in 2020.
53:10
March 29, 2020
EduFuturists #80 - Distance Learning with Rachel Coathup
In this episode we discuss some really important contemporary issues surrounding school closures, distance learning and how we can work together as educators. We are delighted to be joined by Rachel Coathup. Rachel is a primary educator and a Google Certified Trainer and Innovator. She has a passion for integrating G Suite for Education into learning environments, and actively supports teachers to use technology to transform their teaching.
59:20
March 21, 2020
EduFuturists #79 - The XP School Model with Martin Said
Martin was Head of School at XP Doncaster and is working as a Schools Designer.
53:56
March 15, 2020
EduFuturists #78 - DigiLearn Sector with Chris Melia
On this show, we have Chris Melia, who is a Senior Learning Technologist at the University of Central Lancashire (known as UCLan), and digital learning lead for the University’s Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.
34:15
March 8, 2020
EduFuturists #77 - Digital Solutions & Research with Paul McKean
On this episode we are joined by Paul McKean. Paul is the Head of Further Education and Skills at Jisc (a UK organisation that provides digital solutions for education and research).
46:35
March 1, 2020
EduFuturists #76 - Digital Theology with Dr. Pete Phillips
On this episode of the Edufuturists podcast we are joined by Dr. Pete Phillips. Pete is Research Fellow in Digital Theology at Durham University & Head of Digital Theology at Premier Media in London.
36:19
February 23, 2020
EduFuturists #75 - The Learning Wheel with Deborah Kellsey Millar
On this episode we are joined by Deborah Kellsey Millar. Deborah has thirty years' experience working in further and higher education. Passionate about using technology for educational excellence, she is the Group Executive Director for Digital Learning...
43:50
February 16, 2020
EduFuturists #74 - The UTC Model with Dan Sydes
On this episode we are joined by Dan Sydes. Dan is currently Principal at North East Futures UTC, a 14-19 year old School that opened in Newcastle, in the UK, in September 2018 specialising in the IT and Health Science industries, two of the fastest...
41:18
February 9, 2020
EduFuturists #73 - Embedding Technology with Khaled Al-ankar
Khaled is Head of e-learning & libraries at the Hull College Group. His main focus is on blended learning and innovation using widening participation delivery models that enhance the digital skills of both staff and students. He is a passionate believer in edtech and learner voice and is a proud Microsoft innovative educator expert and holds a BSc Degree in Computer Science. He tweets at @khaledal_ankar
25:25
February 2, 2020
EduFuturists #72 - The Google Formula with Marta McAlister
We are joined by Marta McAlister. Marta is a former teacher turned Googler who drives the voice of educators in product and program development. Marta has worked on education teams at Google for over 8 years and is currently focused on building productivity and collaboration tools for higher education.
44:34
January 26, 2020
EduFuturists #71 - Everything Thinglink with Louise Jones & Ulla Koivula
We are joined by another good friend of the show, Louise Jones and also Ulla Koivula. Louise has recently joined Ulla and the team at Thinglink. ThingLink is an edtech platform that makes it easy to augment images, videos, and virtual tours with additional information and links.
57:05
January 19, 2020
EduFuturists #70 - The Agora Revolution with Rob Houben
If you cast your memory back to episode 41 we talked to Jon Neale about his visit to the Agora school in Roermond, Netherlands and their innovative style of education. On this episode we are delighted to be joined by Rob Houben, the manager of Agora. As the manager, Rob is like the headteacher or principal.
1:04:09
January 12, 2020
EduFuturists #69 - The(Post)Modern World with Mark Allen
On this episode of the Edufuturists podcast we are chatting with friend of the podcast, Mark Allen. Mark has helped over two hundred schools become future-ready by moving them to the cloud. He works with schools on the three essential strands of Technology, Pedagogy and Engagement, to help them increase productivity both at the individual and the team level. His work has helped enhance learning for both children and adults, and both increase efficiency and save schools a lot of money.
41:08
January 5, 2020
EduFuturists #68 - Educational Leadership & Policy with Samantha Cohen
Joining us on this episode of the Edufuturists podcast is Samantha Cohen. Samantha leads the Amercian University School of Education's doctoral studies in Washington DC. She is responsible for launching the inaugural, practitioner based program in education leadership and policy. Samantha started her career as a first grade teacher in Atlanta, working with students and families to build partnerships and future pathways.
34:25
December 29, 2019
EduFuturists #67 - Student-Centred Learning with Erica Tuke
Our guest today is Erica Tuke is an Engineering Design teacher and Instructional Coach at Highland Park High School, in Chicago. Since Erica started teaching eight years ago, she has been exploring project-based learning, EdTech, and ways to make student curiosity the center of her lesson designs. After falling in love with the design thinking process a few years ago, Erica has fully adopted this model in her teaching approach. In addition to design thinking, Erica is passionate about equity in education spaces (especially STEM), authentic assessment, and helping teachers reach their fullest potential through coaching.
41:17
December 22, 2019
EduFuturists #66 - Digital Competence Framework with Kellie Goodall
Kellie is a teacher and Digital Learning Leader at Broughton Primary School. Kellie is passionate about enhancing teaching and learning by embedding digital technology in the classroom. She has recently returned to the classroom after a secondment as Regional Digital Leader for North Wales.
25:12
December 15, 2019
EduFuturists #65 - Investing and its relevance to education with Jamie Smith
Joining us again on the podcast today is Jamie Smith, who is joint with Paddy McGrath as our most capped guest. Jamie is a good friend of the Edufuturists and spoke at our Summit in July this year. Jamie is Executive Chairman at C-Learning as well as a serial investor and entrepreneur.
1:01:56
December 8, 2019
Happy Christmas all you Edufuturists
We have a special announcement
00:40
December 5, 2019
Vault #27 - Unifrog
Unifrog helps students find their future. They bring all the available information into one single, impartial, user-friendly platform that helps students to make the best choices, and submit the strongest applications.
13:16
December 4, 2019
EduFuturists #64 - The Leadership Factor with Drew Povey
Joining us on the podcast today is Drew Povey. At the age of 32 Drew became one of the youngest ever headteachers in the UK, when he became the head at Harrop Fold School in Salford. In 2017, Harrop Fold School became the focus of the Channel 4 TV show ‘Educating Manchester’, which documented the day to day life of the school.
50:18
December 1, 2019
EduFuturists #63 - Liquid Thinking with Damian Hughes
Joining us on the podcast is Professor Damian Hughes. Damian is a world-renowned keynote speaker who combines his practical and academic background within sport, organisation and change psychology to work as a trusted adviser to the business, education and sporting elite, specialising in the creation of high performing cultures. He has delivered training to and advised the whose who of business, education and sport, working with the likes of Sale Sharks, Warrington Wolves, West Bromwich Albion and the Great Britain Rugby League team.
48:23
November 24, 2019
EduFuturists #62 - Preparing students for a future yet to be imagined with Patrick McGrath
Joining us today is Patrick McGrath. Paddy is a great friend of the Edufuturists podcast, and has now appeared on more episodes than any other guest. As well as joining us on the show Paddy also led a workshop at the Edufuturists summit this summer and presented one of our awards on behalf of texthelp, the organisation he works for.
51:12
November 12, 2019
EduFuturists #61 - Becoming a Google Reference School with Zaitoon Bukhari
We are joined on the podcast today by Zaitoon Bukhari, who works not far away from me at Witton Park Academy in Blackburn. Zaitoon went to the University of Huddersfield and specialised in Human Biology before going on and completing her teacher training at Bradford College.
27:00
November 10, 2019
EduFuturists #60 - The WOW Wall & Beyond with Martin Boehm
Martin Boehm is a marketing professor at IE Business School in Madrid. For the last decade, he has been researching and consulting in the area of customer management. What really interests Professor Boehm from a marketing standpoint is the management of customer relationships in order to increase a firm’s long-term profitability.
47:04
November 3, 2019
EduFuturists #59 - Edumagineering with Lindsay Wesner
Lindsay is a passionate education visionary with vast experience assisting others in adapting to, and thriving in, technology-rich classroom environments. After graduating from the University of Stellenbosch with a BA in Geography and Environmental Studies, Anthropology and Xhosa, she completed her Post Graduate Certificate in Education through the University of South Africa.
32:17
October 26, 2019
Vault #26 - Google Slides
Steve, Ben and Dan discuss Google Slides as an educational tool. This is a practical guide to the tool, with some of the classic features and new updates.
09:51
October 22, 2019
Edufuturists #58 - VR in Education with Steve Bambury
Our guest is Steve Bambury joining us all the way from Dubai! Steve has worked in education for 18 years, ultimately taking on the role of Head of Digital Learning and Innovation across the JESS Dubai school group. Steve now works as an independent technology consultant, supporting schools and other organisations to integrate technology effectively.
39:59
October 20, 2019
EduFuturists #57 - Design Thinking with Ben Rouse
Ben is a former Mathematics teacher who has worked with schools, districts and organisations on implementing change through educational technology since 2012 when he took his own school through a Google for Education implementation. Ben now leads the Google relationship for AppsEvents, a Google for Education Professional Development Partner. This involves working directly with the Google for Education team to design, create and deliver on a range of training experiences. Including instructional design for experiences at conferences such as SXSW Edu, ISTE and BETT. He is a Google Educator, Trainer & Innovator, holds an MA Master Degree in Leading Innovation and Change in Education and tweets at @Mr_BRouse.
49:15
October 12, 2019
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One listener will win an Echo Dot 3rd G worth £49.99, an official Edufuturists travel mug, tote bag, pen, stress ball & stickers. Simply tweet us what you think of the podcast and tag people 3 people in it. Ends 31 Oct 19
01:11
October 10, 2019
EduFuturists #56 - Burnley College Science & Technology Festival 2019
At Edufuturists we believe that the future of education must be influenced by industry. So in this special episode Dan, Ben and Steve are in the north west of England for the Burnley College Science and Technology Festival. At the festival we chat to industries and educators who are passionate about connecting and working together. We get into the benefits of technology for industry and how that needs to impact the classroom, so that students gain the right skills. We chat VR welding, robotic arms, construction technology, apprenticeships and Lego for Education. We also have a great chat with some of the strongest men in the world! Edufuturists Website
35:30
October 6, 2019
Vault #25 - Google Digital Studio
Darren Simons chats to us about Google Data Studio. Darren started his career in commercial radio after studying a national diploma in media. He went on to work at the BBC World Service as a Studio Manager before returning to his old college, Suffolk New College, in 2010 as a media lecturer.
12:26
October 1, 2019
EduFuturists #55 - Teachers & Techies with Dave Leonard & Abid Patel
We have got a double act joining us on the podcast and we have two men who are in that unenviable position of leading IT in their organisations. Both of them are newly minted Google Certified Innovators and are really keen to join up IT teams with teachers, making it easier to work together.
44:01
September 29, 2019
EduFuturists #54 - The Post-Growth Institute with Donnie Maclurcan
In this episode we are joined by Donnie Maclurcan. Donnie has been an entrepreneur since he was young: from selling his brothers artwork at the age of 8, trading on the stock market from the age of 12 and co-founding the post-growth institute, where he is now CEO. The Post Growth Institute is an international group exploring and inspiring paths to global prosperity that don’t rely on economic growth. The PGI primarily focuses on what economic systems will come after capitalism and what that system will look like.
45:10
September 21, 2019
EduFuturists #53 - From Apprentice to Learning Technologist with Charlie James
Our guest today is Charlie James. Charlie is a Learning Technologist at Basingstoke College of Technology, a Google Reference College in the South East of England. A strong believer in student-centered learning, Charlie has an affinity for technologies and approaches which empower and accommodate all learners. Charlie also has a keen interest in AI and machine learning, social media and the uses of data within education, and is proud to be a Level 1 Google Educator.
17:43
September 14, 2019
Vault #24 - 50 Ways to Use Technology Enhanced Learning in the Classroom
We chat to Pete Atherton about his book "50 Ways to Use Technology Enhanced Learning in the Classroom"
12:46
September 10, 2019
EduFuturists #52 - Google Science Journal with Amanda Alford
Our guest today is Amanda Alford, a seventh-grade science and Google Education teacher at Switzerland County School Corporation in Vevay, Indiana. She is the host of Facing Your Fears podcast which has had some awesome guests including Eric Curts and Matt Miller.
29:55
September 7, 2019
Vault #23 - Automagical Apps
Our guest today is John McGowan, CEO at Unicorn Magic creating at AutomagicalApps.com.
21:35
September 5, 2019
EduFuturists #51 - CyberFirst and GCHQ with Patrick B
Patrick (if that is his real name) is the technical lead for the UK government’s CyberFirst programme.
41:46
August 31, 2019
EduFuturists #50 - First Day of Jamboard with Tom Mullaney
Our guest today is Tom Mullaney. Tom is the Digital Learning Coach at Carroll Middle School in Raleigh, NC. He is dedicated to making school engaging for students and sustainable for teachers. Tom’s public education experience includes Special Education, Social Studies, educational technology coaching, and digital design in New York, Pennsylvania, California, and North Carolina.
22:53
August 24, 2019
EduFuturists #49 - Switching off the tech with Carrie Hamilton
Our guest is Carrie Hamilton. Carrie is one of the rare educators who wouldn’t want to be anywhere but in a middle grades classroom. She’s spent a decade teaching sixth grade, first as a social studies teacher at a charter school designed to meet the needs of the local refugee community, and now teaching across the curriculum at a small independent school in Atlanta, Georgia
17:52
August 17, 2019
EduFuturists #48 - Sketchnoting with Stephanie Signer
Our guest is Stephanie Signer. Stephanie is a Teacher/Librarian, Grade 5/6 Teacher and Technology Lead Teacher with the York Region District School Board in Ontario, Canada.
17:42
August 10, 2019
EduFuturists #47 - Technology Enhanced Learning with Pete Atherton
Our guest is Pete Atherton. Pete has been a teacher for over 20 years, now a writer and lecturer at Liverpool John Moores University and Edge Hill University.
21:53
August 3, 2019
EduFuturists #46 - The Equity Revolution with Cheyenne Batista
Our guest is Cheyenne Batista. Cheyenne is Founder & CEO of Firefly Worldwide Inc., a global education consulting firm supporting visionary leaders to achieve their missions brilliantly.
28:11
July 27, 2019
EduFuturists #45 - Promoting educator choice and voice with Dr. Tim Green
Our guest in this episode is Dr. Tim Green. Tim is a professor of Educational Technology and Teacher Education at California State University
39:26
July 20, 2019
Vault #22 - Soundtrap
Soundtrap is an online music recording studio
11:26
July 18, 2019
EduFuturists #44 - Staying Connected with Jake Miller
Our guest today is Jake Miller - the EduGIF Guy. We explore professional development for educators and how important it is to stay connected.
33:03
July 13, 2019
Vault #21 - Be Internet Legends
In this episode of the Vault we chat to Megan Rose from ParentZone.org.uk all about the Google programme Be Internet Legends
12:09
July 9, 2019
EduFuturists #43 - Digital Collaboration with Guto Aaron
Guto Aaron has a real passion for helping students learn and teachers teach in their own native language. He is a former lawyer and primary school teacher in Caerphilly.
27:41
July 7, 2019
EduFuturists #42 - The Future is Open with David Price OBE
Joining us on this episode is David Price. David is a global thought leader, learning futurist and author, specialising in how organisations learn, innovate and make themselves fit for the future.
59:56
June 29, 2019
Vault #19 - Smashboard Edu
In this episode of the Vault we chat to Dee Lanier from EdTechTeam all about Smashboard Edu.
12:28
June 26, 2019
Edufuturists #41 - The Halcyon London International School Model with Jon Neale
Jon Neale is the Digital Learning Leader at Halcyon London International School and is passionate about the effective use of technology to enhance learning outcomes.
36:26
June 24, 2019
Vault #18 - Google Accessibility Tools
We are joined by Louise Jones a UK Regional Manager for Google for Education. Louise talks us through the amazing accessibility tools available in G Suite and Chromebooks and the impact they are having.
17:03
June 18, 2019
EduFuturists #40 - Would Leonardo da Vinci have excelled in our school system with Andrew Hammond
Andrew Hammond is a teacher, author and trainer. He is Director of Research, Innovation and Outreach at Holmewood House School in Kent.
35:12
June 15, 2019
Vault #17 - Qwiqr
Qwiqr is a tools that enables teachers to give their students individual video, audio, text or web feedback, linked to a printed QR code stuck on to their work.
11:39
June 11, 2019
Bitesize #16 - The Future of Education Part 1 with the Edufuturists
A discussion about the future of education
05:37
June 9, 2019
EduFuturists #39 - Chatbots in Education with Aftab Hussain
Aftab Hussain is the ILT Manager at Bolton College. The College has a proven reputation in the use of learning analytics, adaptive learning and conversational services.
47:47
June 8, 2019
Bitesize #15 - Your only true failure is not attempting the audacious by Mark Wagner
Your only true failure is not attempting the audacious
01:51
June 5, 2019
Vault #16 - WriQ
We are joined by Jason Carroll, the product manager of WriQ.
09:50
June 4, 2019
Bitesize #14 - Be vulnerable as a teacher starting out with edtech by Kim Mattina
Be vulnerable as a teacher starting out with edtech by Kim Mattina
02:33
June 3, 2019
Bitesize #13 - It's not an edtech strategy by Mark Anderson
It's not an edtech strategy, it's a teaching and learning strategy.
02:18
June 2, 2019
EduFuturists #38 - The importance of educational research with Hannah Tyreman
Hannah is Head of Online Learning and Community at the Chartered College of Teaching where she develops a range of online CPD opportunities for educators working in a variety of settings.
18:49
June 1, 2019
Bitesize #12 - Accessibility tools to help everyone by Cat Lamin
Cat Lamin, Rapberry Pi Certified Educator, ADE 2015, CAS Master Teacher & Google Certified Trainer, talks to us about accessibility tools available in Google and with third party apps to support learning.Have you signed up for the Edufuturists...
04:05
May 29, 2019
Vault #15 - Noble Doughnut
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Elysia Willis from Noble Doughnut.
09:14
May 29, 2019
Bitesize #11 - What is digital intelligence by Laura White
Laura White, Religious Studies & Philosophy Teacher at St Catherine's, Bramley and Google Innovator Coach at #DEN18 and #LON19 talks to us their approach to digital intelligence.Have you signed up for the Edufuturists Summit & Awards on 12th...
01:39
May 27, 2019
Bitesize #10 - Stories of Impact by Louise Jones
Louise Jones, Google for Education Regional Lead for Scotland, discusses the stories of impact from her work North of the Wall!Have you signed up for the Edufuturists Summit & Awards on 12th July in Lancashire? Book on today at...
02:33
May 26, 2019
EduFuturists #37 - Artificial intelligence in education with Jamie Smith
Jamie Smith is Executive Chairman of C-Learning, a Cloud Learning Services company which provides schools with a range of services and solutions to help teachers and students make the most of technology hosted in the cloud.
36:11
May 25, 2019
Bitesize #9 - Digital Parenting by Dr Neelam Parmar
What is digital parenting and how can we prepare parents to support their children in using digital tools
02:54
May 22, 2019
Vault #14 - Canva
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we are joined by Michael Kaufman to discuss the revolutionary graphic design tool Canva.
11:38
May 22, 2019
Bitesize #8 - What is dynamic learning by Kasey Bell
What is dynamic learning?
02:11
May 20, 2019
Bitesize #7 Maximising School Budgets by Al Kingsley
Maximising school budgets in a time of austerity
01:55
May 19, 2019
EduFuturists #36 - Winning with support staff in your school with Googler Dean Stokes
Dean Stokes is the Google for Education Adoption Lead for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
22:40
May 18, 2019
Bitesize #6 - Why is it important to teach digital citizenship by Henry Platten
Henry Platten (Go Bubble and eCadets) talks about why we should think about digital citizenship as a key facet of the modern curriculum.www.edufuturists.com
02:14
May 17, 2019
Bitesize #5 - A healthy balance between work, technology and life by Eric Curts
Eric Curts (Control Alt Achieve) talks about how it is essential to get the right balance between your job, your technology and your life.
01:22
May 15, 2019
Vault #13 - Google Applied Digital Skills
In this episode of the Vault Ben, Steve and Dan discuss the remarkable Applied Digital Skills courses from Google.
10:04
May 15, 2019
Bitesize #4 - Technology is not the solution by Kasey Bell
In this bitesize podcast from Edufuturists Kasey Bell (Shake Up Learning) talks about how technology is not the solution.
02:36
May 13, 2019
Bitesize #3 - Technology in the classroom can transform lives by Matt Miller
In this bitesize podcast Matt Miller (Ditch that Textbook) talked about a skype project between students in the USA and students in Kenya.
02:28
May 12, 2019
EduFuturists #35 - Increase productivity for individuals and teams with Mark Allen
Since 2006, Mark Allen has helped over two hundred schools become future-ready by moving them to the cloud.
41:57
May 12, 2019
Vault #12 - Learning by Questions
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Peter Lee from Learning by Questions.
12:14
May 9, 2019
Bitesize #2 - 10x Thinking by Mark Allen
A few minutes of wisdom from leading edtech practitioners around the world. @edinthecloudsVisit Edufuturists
04:02
May 7, 2019
Bitesize #1 - Preparing students for the future workforce by Kasey Bell
Preparing students for the future workforce by Kasey Bell
02:42
May 5, 2019
EduFuturists #34 - Podcasting like a pro with Jeffrey Bradbury
Jeffrey Bradbury, is author of Kidblog: An Introduction to Blogging With Your Students. He is the creator of TeacherCast.net, TeacherCast University, and Educational Podcasting Today.
21:38
May 5, 2019
Vault #11 - Easy EdTech Podcast
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Monica Burns from ClasTechTips.com all about her instructional podcast Easy EdTech Podcast.
10:42
May 1, 2019
EduFuturists #33 - Fasttrack to Google Trainer with Iain Thompson
ain is Advanced Practitioner for Technology Enhanced Learning at Leeds City College.
21:26
April 28, 2019
Vault #10 - Quizlet
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Laura Oppenheimer from Quizlet all about this famous edtech app.
12:28
April 24, 2019
EduFuturists #32 - Capturing student learning experiences with Al Kingsley
ur guest today, Al Kingsley is the Managing Director of NetSupport Software and Chair of Hampton Academies Trust.
22:02
April 21, 2019
Vault #9 - TeacherCast
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Jeffrey Bradbury about Teacher Cast.
10:24
April 17, 2019
EduFuturists #31 - Making life easier for teachers with Oli Trussell
Our guest today is Oli Trussell, a Google Certified Innovator, Trainer and Administrator, with experience delivering training to small and large groups all over the world.
19:50
April 14, 2019
Vault #8 - Google Forms
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat about he Google Forms.
11:35
April 10, 2019
EduFuturists #30 - Creating an AHA moment with Jen Giffen
Our guest today is Jen Giffen (aka Virtual Giff) who is a Digital Literacy Consultant in the York Region District School Board in Ontario, Canada.
22:22
April 7, 2019
Vault #7 - Google Jamboard
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat about he Google Jamboard and app.
09:04
April 2, 2019
EduFuturists #29 - Technology is not the only solution with Jake Miller
Our guest today is Jake Miller. Jake is a Google for Education Trainer and is currently the Technology Integration Specialist for Brady Middle School in the Orange City School District
21:37
March 31, 2019
Vault #6 - EdTechTeam Extensions
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Chris Craft from EdTechTeam to discuss their Extensions.
11:05
March 27, 2019
EduFuturists #28 - There is another way with ICT Evangelist Mark Anderson
We are joined by Mark Anderson, known to many as ICT Evangelist.
35:24
March 24, 2019
Vault #5 - EquatIO
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault we chat to Patrick McGrath from Texthelp to discuss the amazing maths tool EquatIO.
09:41
March 20, 2019
EduFuturists #27 - Making administration easier with Richard Walls
Richard Walls the head office of the Viktor Rydberg Schools Foundation which runs 6 (soon to be 7!) schools in the Stockholm region.
23:01
March 17, 2019
Vault #4 - Pear Deck
In this episode of the Edufuturists Vault Ben, Dan and Steven are joined by Risa from Pear Deck to discuss this amazing edtech tool.
10:34
March 13, 2019
EduFuturists #26 - More Now with Mark Wagner Part 2
In part two of this interview with Mark Wagner, we discuss the Google Innovator Academy and the use of online multiplayer games in learning.
15:58
March 10, 2019
Vault #3 - EdPuzzle
In the third episode of this new series Ben, Dan and Steven are joined by EdPuzzle enthusiast Nick Hughes, a teacher at Accrington Academy, to discuss all things EdPuzzle.
09:58
March 6, 2019
EduFuturists #25 - More Now with Mark Wagner Part 1
In part one of this interview with Mark Wagner, we discuss the mission of marks organisation EdTechTeam, his visit to the White House and leadership.
20:21
March 3, 2019
Vault #2 - Wakelet
In the second episode of this new series Ben, Dan and Steven from EduFuturists discuss the value of using the website and app Wakelet.
10:13
February 27, 2019
EduFuturists #24 - The potential of digital tools to support reflection with Laura White
Laura White is Director of Digital Learning and Head of Thinking Skills at St Catherine's, a high achieving independent girls' school in Bramley.
22:04
February 24, 2019
Vault #1 - Screencastify
In the first episode of this new series Ben, Dan and Steven from EduFuturists discuss the value of using the tool Screencastify, in education.
09:57
February 20, 2019
EduFuturists #23 - Making technology accessible for all with Cat Lamin
In our first podcast with Steven Hope, we interview Cat Lamin. Cat is a trained primary school teacher, turned independent consultant of computer science.
21:55
February 17, 2019
EduFuturists #22 - Enhancing learning through technology with Jesse Lubinsky
Dan and Ben chat with Jesse Lubinsky.
21:46
February 10, 2019
EduFuturists #21 - Connecting education leaders to support school change with Simone Gessler
Ben and Dan chat to Assistant Superintendent of Learning, Simone Gessler.
22:51
February 3, 2019
EduFuturists #20 - The Icelandic School Model with Ingvi Omarsson
Dan and Ben chat to the only Apple Distinguished Educator in Iceland, Ingvi Omarsson.
21:31
January 27, 2019
EduFuturists #19 - Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility with Henry Platten
In this episode, Dan and Ben chat to the CEO and Founder of eCadets & GoBubble, Henry Platten.
23:52
January 20, 2019
EduFuturists #18 - Inclusive digital technology with Louise Jones
In this episode, Dan and ben chat to Scotland’s Regional Manager for Google for Education, Louise Jones.
21:59
January 13, 2019
EduFuturists #17 - The 2019 Discussion
In the first episode of 2019 Ben and Dan discuss 2018 and look forward to the year ahead.
21:29
January 6, 2019
EduFuturists #16 - Using Flipgrid for strategic engagement with Adam Parker-Goldberg
Ben and Dan chat to Adam Parker-Goldberg from Flipgrid.
21:36
December 30, 2018
EduFuturists #15 - Helping everyone read, write and communicate with Patrick McGrath
Dan & Ben interview the Educational Technology Specialist for Texthelp Patrick McGrath
20:42
December 23, 2018
EduFuturists #14 - Technology in the primary phase with Gareth Morgan
Dan & Ben interview Gareth Morgan.
19:54
December 16, 2018
EduFuturists #13 - The BCOT Model with Scott Hayden
This week Ben and Dan chat to a digital innovator who is living the Google for Education dream at Basingstoke College of Technology in the UK.
19:45
December 9, 2018
EduFuturists #12 - Design thinking with Leslie McBeth
This week Dan and Ben chat with Leslie McBeth in Canada.
22:01
December 2, 2018
EduFuturists #11 - The Google Certified Innovator Experience
Dan interviews Ben about his recent journey of becoming a Google for Education Certified Innovator.
20:07
November 25, 2018
EduFuturists #10 - Driving student engagement through passion with Carmel Bones
Carmel Bones is a sought after trainer and consultant to teachers
23:26
November 18, 2018
EduFuturists #9 - Using iPads in the primary phase with Martin Bailey
Martin Bailey is director of Animate2Educate
21:47
November 11, 2018
EduFuturists #8 - Imagining a new way to educate with Jamie Smith
In this episode Dan and Ben chat to Jamie Smith.
22:20
November 4, 2018
EduFuturists #7 - Becoming a Google Educator with Wendy Whitaker
We are delighted to be joined by Wendy Whitaker a primary school teacher in the UK
21:41
October 27, 2018
EduFuturists #6 - Training in the UK with Andrew Caffrey
an and Ben interview Andrew Caffrey, the UK Regional Director of EdTeachTeam.
21:06
October 20, 2018
EduFuturists #5 - Troubleshoot your technology problems with Kim Mattina
We stay in the USA and move from Ohio to New Jersey to interview Kim Mattina.
21:14
October 13, 2018
EduFuturists #4 - Building a network with Eric Curts
This week Dan and Ben chat with Eric Curts
21:51
October 6, 2018
EduFuturists #3 - Technology in the P.E. classroom with Adam Llevo
Dan and Ben chat with Adam Llevo, a PE teacher and lecturer based in the North West of England.
20:54
September 29, 2018
EduFuturists #2 - Start with Why with Steven Hope
Dan and Ben chat with Steven Hope, the Head of Independent Learning at Leeds City College.
21:57
September 22, 2018
EduFuturists #1 - Leading technological change with Andrew Strachan
Dan and Ben chat with Andrew Strachan who is leading technological change at St. Thomas More School, Blaydon.
19:16
September 7, 2018
In the Studio #11 - The EduTech Summit 2018 Review and Haptic Networks
In our last episode of this season we discuss our schools technology conference The EduTech Summit 2018 (www.theedutechproject.com) and we interview Joe and Darrell from Haptic Networks
58:24
July 8, 2018
In the Studio #10 - Dr. Neelam Parmar
In our main feature we chat with Neelam Parmar, the Director of e-Learning at Ashford School and author of several books about the digital revolution.
45:41
June 2, 2018
In the Studio #9 - Al Kingsley
In our main feature we chat with Al Kingsley, the Managing Director of Net Support Software and Chair of Hampton Academies Trust.
50:43
May 28, 2018
In the Studio #8 - Mark Allen
10X thinking in education
42:30
May 13, 2018
In the Studio GDPR Special - Tony Sheppard
An interview with Tony Sheppard about the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
23:58
May 5, 2018
In the Studio #7 - The Future of Education
Dan and Ben discuss the future of education
49:11
April 28, 2018
In the Studio #6 - Henry Platten from eCadets
Digital Citizenship and online safety with eCadet's Henry Platten
46:49
April 21, 2018
In the Studio #5 - Teacher Toolkit
Dan & Ben interview Ross McGill AKA Teacher Toolkit - the most influential education blogger in the UK
51:09
April 14, 2018
In the Studio #4 - Matt Miller
Matt Miller (Ditch that Textbook and the Google Teacher Tribe Podcast) chats to Dan and Ben.
52:58
March 23, 2018
In the Studio #3 - Kasey Bell
Kasey Bell (Shake Up Learning and the Google Teacher Tribe Podcast) chats to Dan and Ben.
37:44
March 17, 2018
In the Studio #2 - Giving Feedback to Students
How the Google for Education tools can make feedback more effective and less time consuming
26:58
March 8, 2018
In the Studio #1 - BETT Show
Dan & Ben discuss BETT Show 2018, using Cast for Education in the classroom and building your own PLN on social media.
28:50
February 10, 2018