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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. “This time, try to read for seven minutes and then take a break.” In contrast, I recently discovered my students voluntarily reading a story together, all at the same time.

I already knew that my students enjoyed listening to contemporary podcasts in class, and I’ve found value in using them as primary texts. I also already knew that podcasts, whose popularity continues to grow—one in five Americans listened to a podcast in the last month—were catching on in other classrooms across the country. Again, this could be expected. 5-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning. We are currently experiencing a renaissance of audio-only content not seen since the dawn of radio.

5-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. As with all materials, please preview anything you plan to share with students -- these were produced for a general audience and may contain adult-oriented language or content.

Autoriser une application. Podcastomatic.com turns blogs into podcasts! Best Higher Education Podcasts (November, 2015) Times Higher Education At the heart of higher education debate.

Best Higher Education Podcasts (November, 2015)

Times Higher Education podcasts bring you news and interviews from the world of academia. Admissions Straight Talk Admissions Straight Talk is a weekly discussion of what's new, thought-provoking, and useful in the world of graduate admissions. Linda Abraham, leading admissions consultant and author, covers the application process for MBA, law school, medical school, and other graduate programs. Getting In: Your College Admissions Companion For millions of American teenagers and their parents, adolescence is increasingly defined by one all-consuming goal: Getting into the right college.

50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students - 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students by Dennis Lee, StudyPug.com This post is the first part to a 3-part series entitled “250 things any high school student must learn”.

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High school is perhaps one of the biggest turning points of a person’s life. Sure, there’s still college after that, but not everyone gets the chance to move that stage forward.

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50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students - 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students by Dennis Lee, StudyPug.com This post is the first part to a 3-part series entitled “250 things any high school student must learn”.

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High school is perhaps one of the biggest turning points of a person’s life. Sure, there’s still college after that, but not everyone gets the chance to move that stage forward. So while you’re all in the stage where you go wonder what you really want to be like in the years to come, why not try listening to Podcasts to give yourself some insights about life. Education Podcast Network. Podcasts. You can subscribe and listen to our collection on iTunes or SoundCloud where you can discover more about current productions and celebrated theatre-makers.

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There are individual vodcasts of popular Platform events available to stream and download as well as special collections such as the King James Bible readings. For more information on individual collections click here. What is a podcast? − A podcast is an audio or video file delivered to your computer, tablet or smart phone over the internet. You can download an individual file or you can subscribe to an RSS syndication feed, which will automatically check the National Theatre website for new podcasts. What is a vodcast? 4 Theatre Podcasts You Should Check Out. I’ve always been a bit hot and cold when it comes to podcasts.

4 Theatre Podcasts You Should Check Out

Sometimes I’m all for them and other times I’m not. I think this is because there are so many out there and you can’t be sure on the quality and I guess, in the past, some have let me down. There are so many, on every conceivable topic so it’s hard to narrow down exactly what it is you are looking for. Best Theatre Podcasts (August, 2015) The world’s greatest podcast combining action, science and, undeniably, theatre.

Broadway Has Your Ear! 8 Theatre Podcasts You Should Be Listening To - Playbill.com. In the digital age of 2015, podcasts are all the rage with episodes readily available on iPhones, mobile devices and tablets.

Broadway Has Your Ear! 8 Theatre Podcasts You Should Be Listening To - Playbill.com

Playbill.com spotlights the podcasts you should be listening to for your daily dose of theatre. Click through to read about (and listen to) podcasts that focus on theatre, the Broadway industry, New York City cabaret scene and more. Broadway Radio's This Week on Broadway What It Is: A roundtable discussion with technologist James Marino, writer Michael Portantiere and theatre critic Peter Filichia. Classics For Kids. 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.

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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. 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. To view our printable materials, you must download the latest version of the free Adobe Acrobat software. Download now Our lesson plans are written and reviewed by educators using current research and the best instructional practices and are aligned to state and national standards. Choose from hundreds of topics and strategies. More. 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. Language Learning with Free Podcasts. 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. You literally have no excuse not to get going on learning a language. I love podcasts for three reasons:They’re verbal. If you’ve read my book Language Master Key, then you’ll know how important I think the verbal component of language is. So here are my ten personal favorites. HINT: For ease, I’ve linked to the actual websites. 1. The lessons break things down really well and are appropriate for rank beginners. 2.

Nationalgeographic. 9 Podcasts for Teachers and Kids. What! A podcast? I know what you’re thinking. Sounds complicated. Sounds expensive. Sounds, well, technical. 1. 2. 19+ Free Tools to Start Your Podcast From Scratch. Hey there, podcast fans! 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? LearnOutLoud.com Podcasts. The Directory of Podcast Directories. Podcasts. TechTalk4Teachers - A Podcast For Teachers About Teaching, Learning, and Technology. Podcasts. CastRoller - Find and enjoy the web's best Audio and Video. Audio & Podcasting. Latest Podcasts in directory category "Education" Podcast directory for educators, schools and colleges. 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.

Series. Podcasts. Over 170,000 Students Join a community of over 170,000 students to earn a qualification recognised worldwide. Miette's Bedtime Story Podcast. Teacher's Guide on The Use of Podcasting in Education. With the introduction of podcasting , a new revolution emerged in the field of communication and in the way people share their knowledge. Student Podcasts. 50 Educational Podcasts You Should Check Out. Teaching With Podcasts. Creating Podcasts with Your Students. Podcast. Voices.com Podcasts - Podcast Episodes and Podcasting Tutorials. Audio Library. Podcast Archive. About our podcasts. Presidential Libraries Podcast.

More Podcast, Less Process. 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. ESLPodcasts and Vodcasts - ESL All Free Monthly ESL Newsletter - English as a Second Language (ESL) Resources.