Radiooooo. Podcasts – Shift your paradigm. Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this episode, we are learning about an innovative learning environment, North Star Teens located in Hadley, MA, with Kenneth Danford and a 15 year old learner, Nolan Saito.
Ken Danford is Executive Director at North Star.He grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio and attended public schools. His positive experiences as a student led him to become an idealistic public school teacher, first in Prince George’s County, MD, and then in Amherst, MA. Having earned his teaching degree at Brown University under the auspices of the Coalition of Essential Schools, he planned a career in education reform from inside public schools. He became disillusioned with what he felt was too tight of a system, and decided to leave teaching school in a way that would support any interested students to leave with him. Nolan Saito, 15 years old, is a member of North Star. The learners at North Star are individuals moving forward in unique directions at a pace right for them.
Listen and Learn: The 42 Best Educational Podcasts in 2019. Wouldn’t it be great if there were a way to stay fit and learn new things?
If you’re looking for a way to make your gym time productive for your mind as well as your body, then podcasts are your answer. In fact, any time you’re doing something less than mentally stimulating — driving, walking to class, doing your laundry — you can probably pop in your headphones and listen to a podcast at the same time. These 42 educational podcasts are all great shows that’ll help you learn more, thus adding more productive hours to your day. They might even help keep you entertained on laundry days as well. I’ve worked to make this list as comprehensive and diverse as possible. Of course, there are many, many other educational podcasts out there to be discovered.
Note that in most cases, I’ve linked directly to each show’s website – that way you’ll be able to listen to episodes right in your browser and find each podcast’s subscription options. First, you’ll need a podcast app. 1. 2. 21 Of The Best Educational Podcasts To Listen To Every Week. Podcasts are a wonderful way to learn new things and if you find the right one, to be wildly entertained.
If you’re ready to binge listen, we found 23 of the best educational podcasts to listen to every week. All Pods All the Time I loved podcasts before they were a thing. I was one of those kids who spent a lot of time holed up alone in my bedroom and listened to the radio for company. But not the crazy morning zoo or Casey Kasem’s weekly Top 40. I listened to AM talk radio, 700 WLW out of Cincinnati and All Things Considered on the local NPR station out of Miami University. This continued when I went to college. When I moved to New York City and needed something to keep my company walking back and forth to work, I bought a Sony Disc Man (damn, I’m old!) Not long after that iPods and podcasts were invented and I was an early adopter. And now, nearly 20 years later, there is a podcast on nearly every topic imaginable. If you want the same thing, you’ll love these educational podcasts. Lore. Create a Podcast >> Start Podcasting.
10 Awesome Places to Find Background Music for Video. Video content has exploded in popularity, and it’s no wonder.
Consumers find video engaging, compelling and convincing — so much so that they’re anywhere from 64% to 85% more likely to buy after watching a product video. In fact, video on a landing page can boost conversions by an astonishing 80%. Already, companies that use video on their website get 41% more traffic from search results than those that don’t, and by next year, you can expect 74% of all web traffic to be video. Sure, every smartphone worth its salt has a decent video camera, but the highly competitive content arena today demands top quality content in all formats — including video. There’s a lot to think about, from actually shooting the video to post production, finding copyright free music and more.
So while the barriers to entry for video creation have been reduced, the barriers to creating exceptional video have actually skyrocketed. 10 Awesome Places to Find Background Music for Video Free Background Music Sites Opsound. Soundzabound. Radiooooo. Radiooooo.