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During each METC miniPOD, a community guest will share one edtech tool. Examples will be shared and tools will be connected to the ISTE standards.
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Ep.3 - Canva


Ep. 10 Pear Deck
In this episode of the METC miniPOD, April Wagner of the Northwest R-I School District shares about Pear Deck. April explains what this cool tech tool is and how it can be useful within the classroom. She also connects it to ISTE standards. Give it a listen!
January 24, 2020
Ep.9 Wakelet
In this METC miniPOD episode, our community guest is Carolyn Allen of the Hazelwood School District. Carolyn is a library media specialist and shares all about Wakelet. Carolyn provides some great practical uses of this cool tool. She also does a great job to connect Wakelet to the ISTE standards. 
January 10, 2020
Ep.8 Green Screen by Doink
In this episode, our community guest is Shelby Graves from the Warrenton School District. Shelby shares about a great iPad app called Green Screen by Doink. Give it a listen.
December 13, 2019
Ep.7 Tour Creator
In this episode of the METC miniPOD, Samantha Hardesty Knoll of the Wentzville School District shares all about Google's Tour Creator. Sam explains how to work with the tool and how it connects to ISTE Standards for Students & Educators. 
November 29, 2019
Ep.6 - Google CS First
In this episode, our community guest is Ariel Jankord. Ariel shares about a great resource just in time for Computer Science week coming up in early December. Enjoy and be sure to checkout the miniPOD website on
November 15, 2019
Ep.5 Read.Write.Google
Welcome to the 5th installment of the METC miniPOD. In this episode our community guests are Rashell Mehring and her son Max. Rashell is an instructional tech support for special school district. She, along with her son, share about the extension Read Write with Google. This sounds like an amazing tool that could benefit a lot of students! 
November 1, 2019
Ep.4 Flipgrid
In this episode of METC miniPOD, our community guest is Jonathon Lee. Jonathon shares about his #FlipgridFever. 
October 18, 2019
Ep.3 - Canva
In this miniPOD our community guest is JP Prezzavento from the Fox C-6 School District. He shares all about Canva. Show notes are linked here.
October 4, 2019
miniPOD Ep. 2 Lucid Press
In this episode of the METC miniPOD, community guest Tina Lauer shares all about Lucid Press and Lucid Chart. Give the episode a listen and check out the show notes linked here.
September 20, 2019
miniPOD Ep.1 SeeSaw
In this episode, our community guest is Ariel Jankord. Ariel shares her favorite tech tool, SeeSaw. Give it a listen and checkout the show notes linked here.
September 6, 2019
Preview of METC's NEW content! Welcome METC miniPODs!
We are excited to share more amazing information from our community! Presenting METC miniPODs. miniPODS will be 5 minute or less podcasts released every other week (on the off weeks of METC Podcasts). Each episode will be hosted by an awesome community guest. They will share 1 cool tech tool. They will share the purpose of the tool and how teachers and students can use it. They will also connect its use to the ISTE standards. Be sure to subscribe!
August 30, 2019