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13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices – Education Article

Audio is a great learning and reflection tool. So I’ve put together a list of 13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices. Now that we can add audio to our favorite Google Slides projects, we need to make sure we have some options for creating those audio files. Chromebooks have become the most popular classroom device, now in millions of classroom worldwide. Find the best tools for Chromebooks can sometimes be challenging. So I put together this…

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Moving at the Speed of Creativity – Education Article

Today I taught a lesson in which I shared a 4.5 minute excerpt of an amazing 55 minute NASA podcast, featuring an April 2019 interview with Dr. Harrison Schmitt, the Apollo 17 lunar module pilot and the only geologist to walk on the Moon to date! In this post, I’ll share my workflow and steps I followed to create this audio media collage, shared as a video on YouTube. Before sharing my workflow, I’ll address copyright / intellectual property issues.…

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My Favorite New & Updated Ed Tech Tools in 2019 – Education Article

The end of the year is here and like a lot of bloggers, vloggers, and podcasters I’ve put together an “end of the year” list. This is list contains my choices for best new and updated ed tech tools in 2019. As I wrote when I published this on Free Technology for Teachers last week, this is a highly subjective list but at least I can say that no company paid to appear on this list. Anchor.fm is the platform that…

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The Six Best Podcasting Microphones For Classrooms and School Districts – Education Article

When creating audio or video content, the right equipment is essential in creating a quality recording. In this post, we will look at and review 6 Podcasting Microphones of various price ranges to help you determine which is best for you and your classroom podcasting needs.  All of these microphones have been tested in the TeacherCast studios and are all highly recommended. Podcasting microphones mentioned in this post: Does Your Podcast Need A Microphone To Sound Good? Recording high-quality audio…

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Simple Methods for Producing Podcasts – Education Article

This fall I started producing a weekly podcast. I’m not great at coming up with clever names so the podcast is simply called The Practical Ed Tech Podcast. In this post I’ll outline the process that I use for producing the podcast and some other methods that you might consider using. My Three Step Podcast Production Process I record a video using Screencast-o-matic.com. You can use any video recording tool that you like, I just use Screencast-o-matic out of habit. The video is…

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Moving at the Speed of Creativity – Education Article

Yesterday in Oklahoma City, Storychasers hosted a 1 day conference on podcasting attended by educators and other people interested in podcasting from Oklahoma City as well as north Texas. I shared the opening keynote titled, “Who Tells Your Story,” along with two breakout session workshops on “Quick Edit Podcasting” using the Anchor mobile app, and Podcast Post-Production Tools and Tips. All the slides and resources for the conference are available on sites.google.com/view/podcastingokc/. In this post, I’ll reflect on some of…

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What Do Teachers Look For When Listening To Educational Podcasts? – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, Jeff sits down with educator Michael Mohammad to discuss why it’s important for educators to support and listen to educational podcasts.  Recently Michael wrote a blog post sharing an impressive list of educational podcasts and together we break apart several things that teachers should look for when listening to educational podcasts. If you are a…

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Project Based Learning Tips that Will Transform Your Classroom – SULS015 – Education Article

Project Based Learning Tips that Will Transform Your Classroom – SULS015 | Shake Up Learning↑ This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Reject Read More Privacy & Cookies Policy !function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s) {if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod? n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)}; if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n;n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version=’2.0′; n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0; t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(t,s)}(window, document,’script’, … This is only a snippet of a Education Article written by Kasey Bell Read Full Article

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Empowering Students through the Power of Creation – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, Jeff sits down with Michael Silverstone, a podcaster and teacher at the Montessori Lower Elementary School where he is using his passions for music and podcasting to help students find a voice both in and out of the classroom. In this episode, you will learn: First Saturday: A Podcast of Ideas, Music, and Writing Working…

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Should You Be Creating Podcasts With Your Cohosts During School Hours? – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, Jeff welcomes podcaster Thom Gibson on the program to discuss his podcast Stories from the Classroom. If you are a new listener to TeacherCast, we would love to hear from you.  Please visit our Contact Page and let us know how we can help you today! This podcast is sponsored by Concordia University – Portland…

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June 2019: Podcasts Revisited | Discovery Education – Education Article

I have the students in my Wilkes/Discovery Instructional Masters degree class create a podcast as an assignment. In her reflection on podcasts, one of my student, Meredith Lambert wrote: There is something different about the interaction between creator and consumer with podcasts then with written text. Because you’re hearing a person’s voice it makes it more personal. Recording your voice is much more personal than writing a reflection as well.  After reading that, I realized I had not produced a…

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How to Podcast with Your Students – SULS014 – Education Article

Students of all ages can podcast! In this post and podcast episode, you will learn How to Podcast with Your Students, what tools to use, and how easy it is to get started! Back in 2006, my students created a podcast, “Miss Bell’s Chime Time!” My students named the podcast, they wrote and performed the musical jingle. (I had a lot of talented band and choir students that year.) I had no idea what I was doing, but I knew…

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How To Create And Manage Multiple Podcasts – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, Jeff sits down with St. Louis Podcaster JP Prezzavento from The Bits & Bytes Podcast to discuss how to create and manage multiple podcasts.  In this episode, we discuss podcasting production from the concept phase through the production and promotion stages and everything in between.   This podcast is sponsored by Concordia University – Portland If…

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My Top 4 Education Podcasts – Education Article

Reading Time: 3 minutes What education-podcasts do you follow? Podcasts are perfect for learning on the go. They make information personal and they are convenient and easy to consume. As well as these top recommendations, don’t forget to listen to the weekly Teacher Toolkit podcasts. Teachers have always enjoyed a healthy discussion and debate about pedagogy and practice, whether it be in the staffroom at break time, the yard at lunchtime or in CPD sessions after school. With the advances…

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Soundtrap for Storytellers, New Podcast Creation Tool Launches Globally- Classroom-appropriate Version to Be Made Available to Schools – Education Article

Soundtrap, a favorite online audio editing tool, has announced that an education version of its new Soundtrap for Storytellers podcast creation tool introduced today will be available to teachers and students for use in the classroom. Like the Soundtrap online music recording studio, this simple tool supports STEAM (Science, Math, Engineering, Arts and Math) education initiatives while amplifying student voice and developing essential skills such as creativity, critical thinking, communication and collaboration. This new solution has some great features, which are…

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Educational Podcasting Application For All Classrooms – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, Jeff welcomes Meredith Allen from Soundtrap on the podcast to discuss why teachers are using Soundtrap in their classrooms to teach their students about audio production and podcasting.   I am thrilled to have Meredith on this weeks program.  Sountrap is an amazing application that is available to content creators on all platforms and today, Soundtrap…

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