Great education podcasts meme
Scott McLeod, J.D., Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Kentucky. He also is the Founding Director of the UCEA Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), the nation’s only academic center dedicated to the technology needs of school administrators, and was a co-creator of the wildly popular video series, Did You Know? (Shift Happens). He has received numerous national awards for his technology leadership work, including recognitions from the cable industry, Phi Delta Kappa, and the National School Boards Association. In Spring 2011 he was a Visiting Canterbury Fellow at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. Dr. McLeod blogs regularly about technology leadership issues at Dangerously Irrelevant and Mind Dump, and occasionally at The Huffington Post. He can be reached at scottmcleod.net.
Here are five great education podcasts I've listened to recently (in reverse\nchronological order), each from a different source:
- July 2007 Angela\nMcFarlane's speech at the Building Learning Communities Conference \n\n
- June 2007 Bruce\nDixon's speech at EduComm \n\n
- January 2007 Ken Kay's speech at\nFETC \n\n
- January 2007 Steve\nHargadon's interview of Chris Lehmann \n\n
- November 2006 Richard Elmore's speech at\nUCEA (I made this one and keep listening to it!)
I'm thinking this might be a good meme, so I'm tagging the following\nbloggers:\n
- Choose five of your favorite education podcasts. Any kind of education podcast\nis okay - students, teachers, administrators, professors, etc. - feel free to\npick ones that you've made yourself! Try and pick specific podcasts, not podcast\nfeeds. \n\n
- Tag others for the meme. Feel free to participate even if you haven't been\n'tagged.' \n\n
- Please use a Technorati tag of educationpodcast or\npodcasteducation. \n\n
- Please add your selections to the Moving Forward podcasts wiki\npage (and create categories as needed) so that others can benefit\ntoo!
It's the first time the association hasn't hired a comedian in 16 years.
- The 2018 WHCA ended in controversy after comedian Michelle Wolf made jokes some considered to be offensive.
- The WHCA apologized for Wolf's jokes, though some journalists and many comedians backed the comedian and decried arguments in favor of limiting the types of speech permitted at the event.
- Ron Chernow, who penned a bestselling biography of Alexander Hamilton, will speak at next year's dinner.
Progressive America would be half as big, but twice as populated as its conservative twin.
- America's two political tribes have consolidated into 'red' and 'blue' nations, with seemingly irreconcilable differences.
- Perhaps the best way to stop the infighting is to go for a divorce and give the two nations a country each
- Based on the UN's partition plan for Israel/Palestine, this proposal provides territorial contiguity and sea access to both 'red' and 'blue' America
A study on flies may hold the key to future addiction treatments.
- A new study suggests that drinking alcohol can affect how memories are stored away as good or bad.
- This may have drastic implications for how addiction is caused and how people recall intoxication.
- The findings may one day lead to a new form of treatment for those suffering from addiction.
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