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In this post, I’m going to introduce you to the best podcasts for teachers out there at the moment. Education podcasts have several benefits: Fit easily into your busy life.Allow you to pick the professional development that you need.It’s there when you need it.Covers the most current teaching strategies. I’ve picked podcasts from both sides of the Atlantic but they are relevant and helpful for any teacher, wherever you are.

Let’s dive in… #1 Teachers on Fire with Tim Cavey. Tim Cavey is an 8th-grade teacher from Canada as well as the creator and host of the “Teachers on Fire” podcast. Tim releases a new episode every week, where he chats with an educator about their experiences (both good and bad) and their influences and passions. Tim’s vision is clear, he aims to contribute to the important conversations in and around education that he feels are required to inspire innovative practices by educators around the globe. #2 Teachertoolkit. #3 The Teaching Space. Launching a podcast? Here's a checklist of everything you need to do - Jimmy Rose. Skip to content Launching a podcast?

Launching a podcast? Here's a checklist of everything you need to do - Jimmy Rose

Here’s a checklist of everything you need to do July 9, 2018 There are lots of posts out there about launching a podcast. But for some reason when we were launching our new podcast Agency Highway, I couldn’t find anything that covered everything from top to bottom, that wasn’t outdated. The most important thing to me is that I want the process of recording, editing and uploading to be as fast as possible and require as little work as possible.

I think I’ve found the tools that achieve that. This guide doesn’t go into all the details of each step, as once you’re inside the various tools, you’ll be able to work them out. Before we do anything You’ll need a decent microphone. Radiolab: Podcasts. Podcasting. Class I First Assignment For this first assignment, we were supposed to create a short introduction to be used as part of a podcast that we would create in Workshop II using Adobe Audition.


As an ESL teacher, I chose short podcast series as listening and speaking prompts on diverse topics. I watched the course tutorials and related and applied effects.

Podcast Directories

How To Start A Podcast: A Complete Step-By-Step Guide (2019 Edition) 21 of the Top Podcast Hosting Companies. Finding a host for your podcast isn’t always easy.

21 of the Top Podcast Hosting Companies

There are many different hosting sites who tailor to various user’s needs. Some are optimal for podcasts with larger audiences, others for podcasts with budgetary restrictions, and others for those who require a more simplistic approach. When considering a hosting site, take a second to think about not only your immediate specific needs but also your needs for the long term. Libsyn Libsyn is one of the first podcast hosting sites (est 2004.)

7 Podcasting Best Practices. “(Podcasts) are so easy and cheap, and because there’s an infrastructure that’s been built by other third parties, I can just be a free-rider.

7 Podcasting Best Practices

I can make my content for very little cost as an experiment, distribute it freely and easily and see if it works.” – Stephan Dubner, author of Freakonomics. Essentials for Starting a Podcast - Free Podcast Outros. Why Podcasts Like 'Serial' Are Helping English Teachers Encourage Literacy. Two years ago, I was practically begging a student to read a novel in my high-school English class.

Why Podcasts Like 'Serial' Are Helping English Teachers Encourage Literacy

This isn’t an unusual problem. The girl, who’s a relatively bright, college-bound athlete, told me that she “just gets too distracted after five minutes” of reading. When she promised that she would listen to the audiobook of the novel on the team bus that afternoon, I was less than enthused. “Reading is like getting in physical shape,” I told her. Some Relatively Easy Ways for Students to Create Podcasts. Last night I received the following questions in an email from a reader named Pat.

Some Relatively Easy Ways for Students to Create Podcasts

I'm sure that Pat is not the only teacher to wonder about these questions so I've turned my answers into a blog post. I would like to make a podcast where two students are debating a topic. Is this outdated? Is there another platform where we can put audio, possibly some pictures to go with a presentation?

A place where students can access it without a log in or having to have an itunes account. Podcasting is not outdated at all.

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Literary, Music and Theatre Podcasts. Brains On! Science podcast for kids. Podcast Rubric. University of Wisconsin - Stout — Schedule of Online Courses, Online Certificate Programs, and Graduate Degree Follow us on Facebook.

Podcast Rubric

This rubric may be used for self-assessment and peer feedback. University of Wisconsin - Stout — Schedule of Online Courses, Online Certificate Programs, and Graduate Degree Readings on Authentic Assessment Examples of Other Rubrics Rubric for Podcasts by Ann Bell is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License. . © COPYRIGHT 2007 Ann Bell, Instructor and Course Developer Digital Media and Visual Literacy Implementing Instructional Technology Innovations Updated: Thursday, December 8, 2011.

Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning. We are currently experiencing a renaissance of audio-only content not seen since the dawn of radio.

Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning

Thanks to the ubiquity of mobile devices, we can bring amazing shows to our ears anywhere, anytime -- and resourceful educators are finding ways to use these podcasts in the classroom to engage their students. Below is a small selection of my favorites. Three Creative Podcasts for Your Next Critical Thinking Lesson - Reasoning Mind. While a murder case on the internet radio might sound like the last thing a teacher would use to support the implementation of Common Core in a high school classroom, the widely popular podcast “Serial” has instead served to foster critical thinking skills and engagement in the classroom for Michael Godsey’s students.

Three Creative Podcasts for Your Next Critical Thinking Lesson - Reasoning Mind

Teachers can even buy the lesson plans he created at Teachers Pay Teachers. Here are 3 other podcasts that can spur engagement and analytical thinking in your classroom: For the Science Teacher: “Invisibilia- How to Become Batman” The story of Daniel Kish is amazing, but he thinks it shouldn’t be. Daniel is blind, yet he hikes, bikes, and teachers other blind people how to “see” through a behavioral process called echolocation, most commonly found among bats.

Afterschool Lesson Plan - Creating Podcasts. Creating Podcasts This lesson was excerpted from the Afterschool Training Toolkit under the promising practice: Living and Working with Technology Description: Who knows how many future reporters and newscasters you might inspire! In fact, don't be surprised if you have students in your class who are already podcasting and can help with the project. Podcasts: The Nuts and Bolts of Creating Podcasts. Creating a Persuasive Podcast. ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals.

More Teacher Resources by Grade Your students can save their work with Student Interactives. Creating Podcasts with Your Students. Preproduction Before students even think of stepping up to the microphone, much planning must be done. In fact, I've found in creating Radio WillowWeb that preproduction takes over three-quarters of the time to produce a podcast. Language Learning with Free Podcasts. 5-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning. 10 Best Podcasts for Language Learning. In the last couple months, I’ve posted links to free language courses and the best YouTube channels for language learning. Here’s my final collection of links: The ten best language instruction podcasts. With the free courses, the YouTube channels, and now these podcasts, you have mountains of material to go through–and you don’t have to pay a penny.

9 Podcasts for Teachers and Kids. What! A podcast? I know what you’re thinking. Sounds complicated. Sounds expensive. Sounds, well, technical. 1. 2. The Absolute Beginners Guide to Podcasting: Preparation. Welcome to the 2nd part of our series on podcasting for beginners. Internet Archive: Digital Library of Free Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine. When to Upgrade Your Podcasting Tools.

Microphones, mixers, software, and more podcasting tools can help you podcast better, but when is it actually worth upgrading your podcast equipment? Podcasts. TechTalk4Teachers - A Podcast For Teachers About Teaching, Learning, and Technology. CastRoller - Find and enjoy the web's best Audio and Video. Audio & Podcasting. ESLPodcasts and Vodcasts - ESL All Free Monthly ESL Newsletter - English as a Second Language (ESL) Resources. Dear ESL All subscribers from all around the world, We are happy to resume publishing our monthly newsletter after months of inactivity. As you are more than aware of, things change very fast in the field of second language learning on the Internet, especially when it comes to listening comprehension practice material. So, to help you keep up-to-date with some of the best resources devoted to English learning online, we have, this month, decided to re-visit the subjects of podcasting and vodcasting.

Latest Podcasts in directory category "Education" Education & Professional Podcasts. Sort by. Podcast Directory - Search by Category or Submit your Podcast. Podcast Party: A Curated List of Nine Teen-Friendly Podcasts. In celebration of the first installment of The Yarn, created by School Library Journal blogger Travis Jonker and Colby Sharp, teen librarian Robin Brenner has curated a roundup of podcasts to recommend to young adults who are both new to and well-versed in the format.

Recently, a father and his 12-year-old son were in my library looking for ideas to entertain the boy while he recovered from an upcoming eye surgery. The father pulled out a few audiobooks, but his son was less than enthusiastic about that format. I had a sudden inspiration. Best Education Podcasts. As someone who spends a lot of time in my car, I get an awful lot of information via podcasts. BBC World Service - The Forum - Downloads.

University of Oxford Series. University of London Podcasts. Over 170,000 Students. Miette's Bedtime Story Podcast. Teacher's Guide on The Use of Podcasting in Education. What is a Podcast ? According to the New Oxford American Dictionary a podcast is a " digital recording of a radio broadcast or similar program, made available on the internet for downloading to a personal audio payer. " in other words, it is a digital audio file that is created, shared and heard. Podcast can also be in the form of videos streamlined online, however, video podcast is known as vidcast or vodcast. Teaching With Podcasts.

Home › Professional Development › Strategy Guides Strategy Guide Podcasts are serial recordings, posted regularly online. Student Podcasts. 50 Educational Podcasts You Should Check Out. The Moth Podcasts. NEW: The Moth has a new mobile app showcasing hundreds of our podcast stories. The Moth Podcast features favorite stories from The Moth Mainstage, StorySLAMs and MothSHOP Community program. Podcasts - Podcast Episodes and Podcasting Tutorials. Audio Library. Presidential Libraries Podcast. Podcast Archive. About our podcasts. More Podcast, Less Process.

NPR Podcasts. Podcasts : Free Audio : Download & Streaming. CDC - Podcasts. Selected MP3 Files for ESL/EFL Students - Currently Featuring ESLpod. English as a Second Language (ESL) Podcast - Learn English Online. Elementary podcasts. Listen to English and learn English with podcasts in English. RealLife Radio #84 How to Revolutionize Your English with Podcasts.