The #TechItUpTalk Podcast aspires to educate, inform, and inspire educators from teachers to school leaders on tips, tools, and resources to support the integration of technology into classroom instruction. Technology is continuing to evolve in our society and it impacts our daily interactions with each other, the way we teach and our students learning experiences. Therefore, the #TechItUpTalk Podcast is honored to learn, support and develop educators with the implementation of technology integration.
In episode 15 of #TechItUpTalk, Katie Fielding, an instructional technology coach, discusses the importance of designing instruction for accessibility and promoting students as creators. She also provides strategies, technology applications, and resources to support educators with accessibility and student creativity.
In episode 14 of #TechItUpTalk, Science Specialist and Technology Integration Coach, Chanel Johnson discusses technology’s impact on education during the pandemic, advice for educators to embrace the uncertainty of technology, developing digital skills, and technological pedagogy through personal learning networks.
In episode 13 of #TechItUpTalk, tune into a discussion with Jordan Beal, a kindergarten teacher who leverages technology to support her instruction and also shares challenges she’s faced, best practices, and how she finds creative ways to make an impact with her students.
In episode 12 of #TechItUpTalk, tune into a discussion about dyslexia and technology with Jeannette Washington M.Ed., author of Technical Difficulties: Why Dyslexic Narratives Matter in Tech. This discussion highlights challenges and potential supports for students and professionals with dyslexia as well as brings awareness to dyslexia as a narrative for opportunities in the technology industry.
In Episode 11 of the #TechItUpTalk Podcast, tune into a discussion about the need for more education leaders to embrace technology as a part of their leadership practice with Dr. Travis Taylor and John Amenson.
In Episode 10 of #TechItUpTalk, tune into a discussion about leveraging technology to support English language learners with campus administrator, Ms. Elena SIlva-Leal, and instructional technologist, Ms. Michele Herod and Arelys Barreto.
In Episode 9 of #TechItUpTalk, tune into a discussion with Tabitha Delley, a middle school math teacher who leverages technology to support her instruction and also shares challenges she’s faced and how she finds creative ways to make an impact with her students.
In Episode 8 of the #TechItUpTalk Podcast, tune into a discussion about school leaders embracing technological leadership into a new normal with Dr. Sharon H. Porter. Listen as she shares her experience in transitioning to virtual learning and provides tips and best practices for other educational leaders.
In Episode 7 of #TechItUpTalk, learn about challenges that teachers face with engaging students in the implementation of synchronous instruction and tips and best practices to support student engagement.
In Episode 5 of #TechItUpTalk, learn about the power of screencasting when teaching in a virtual environment. In addition, listen to a review of three popular screencasting apps with pros, cons and best practices for teachers who are navigating their way through this digital journey of teaching virtually.
In Episode 3 of #TechItUpTalk, listen to elementary school leaders as they discuss their challenges and lessons learned in transitioning their campus to virtual learning as they prepare for new beginnings for the start of the new school year.
In Episode 2 of #TechItUpTalk, listen to school leaders as they discuss their experience and challenges in transitioning to virtual learning as leaders and the essential need to embrace technology as a part of their leadership practices.
In Episode 1 of #TechItUpTalk, listen to instructional technologists share experiences, from their lens, about the rapid transition into virtual instructional as well as provide tips and best practices for the start of a new school year during this unprecedented time.
#TechItUpTalk is an educational technology podcast with Dr. Jocelyn McDonald. Listen to Dr. Mac as she introduces her mission to educate and inform educators and educational stakeholders in supporting student learning through the integration of technology.