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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-12 | Your Well of Inspiration

Description We’ve got a question for you.  Where do you go for inspiration?  When you need something to energize or refocus you, or perhaps you just need to turn the Shang-lows, back into Shang-highs, what resources do you tap?  Today we will share some of our top sources for inspiration and also some inspirational resources […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-11 | Get The Hook!

Description Well, it is that most wonderful time of the year, With the kids jingle belling, And everyone telling, you be of good cheer… So, be of good cheer! Today we gleefully and cheerfully explore the art and science of creating lesson hooks that are sure to grab students’ attention and heighten their interest in […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-10 | Top Ten Techie Things We’re Thankful For

Description It has been said that there is a time for everything. a time to search and a time to give up, a time to keep and a time to throw away, a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent and a time to speak. Well today it is […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-09 | I See, I Saw, I Shared My Learning

Description There’s a lot of debate over the appropriateness of technology use in Early Childhood, but we’re excited about the possibilities of using technology to keep parents informed and collect evidence of learning.  Today we take a look at a tool called SeeSaw and how it is being used here at Concordia in Preschool and […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-08 | Student Designed Gamification

Description Already this season you’ve heard us talk about Game Design and Gamificiation, well today we’re Kickin’ it up a notch and sharing how students are taking ownership of their learning by designing their own “gamified” learning experiences. When students design their own learning experiences you know you’ve got something special. Lessons Learned Chris – […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-07 | Big Data – with Dr. Peter Tong

Description Every second of each day: 8,239 Tweets sent 876 Instagram photos uploaded 3,427 Skype calls 63,TB of Internet traffic 70,248 Google searches 76,004 YouTube videos viewed 2,739,223 Emails sent So what can we learn from all this data?  What can we do with this data? Well we are very fortunate to have a colleague […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-06 | L.E.A.P. – Live from the 2018 ACAMIS Tech Conference

Description Today we are live from the Western Academy Beijing auditorium, home of the 2018 ACAMIS Technology Conference! Our audience is made up of our wonderful colleagues working in international schools throughout China and Mongolia, and I will add that they have not been paid to be here. So, either they somehow actually chose to […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-05 | Gamifying Your Learning with Vince Siu

Description I like games. Elvenar, Clash of Clans, Settlers of Catan, Carcassonne … I’ve played them all, with pleasure. But this is a podcast focusing on education and technology, right? Where is there room to play games in that?!? Sure, we want to make our classes fun, but …  Well, you may have heard about […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-04 | I Need to Stop Doing That

Description Is it possible to teach this old dog a new trick or three? Maybe. We’ll see. Today we are getting reflective and waxing philosophical as we examine our own behaviors and ask, what is it that we need to stop doing? What habits have we formed that eat up our “bandwidth” and prevent us […]

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Tech Talk Roundtable 06-03 | Social Media, Social Life, and Teenagers

Description “Those kids are ALWAYS on their devices!”  But what are they doing? A new report shared by Common Sense Media this week sheds some light on teens and social media – what they’re doing now, compared to what they were doing just 6 years ago.  And since teens always seem to be ahead of […]

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