Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 68: Nathan Barber

Video Interview with Nathan Barber

Nathan Barber is A twenty-year educator and has served in a number of roles including teacher, coach and administrator.  Barber also has written and published thirteen books, mostly in the field of education, along with a novel called Resurrecting Lazarus. Barber’s most recent project, a manuscript for Routledge/Eye on Education called “What Teachers Can Learn from Sports Coaches: A Playbook of Instructional Strategies” just came out!

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Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 67: Don Wettrick

Video Interview with Don Wettrick

Don Wettrick is an educator, international speaker/presenter, Host of his own BAM Radio Show, and author of the new book Pure Genius: Building a Culture of Innovation and Taking 20% Time to the Next Level

In this session you will learn about:

  • Don’s background in education
  • Innovation coordinator position
  • Genius Hour and 20% time projects
  • Student genius hour projects
  • Biggest thing Don learned last year
  • Passions in education

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This week’s EduAllStars podcast is proudly sponsored by Miami Device! Miami Device will be an amazing and fun 2 day conference happening on November 6 & 7is sunny south Florida. The lineup of keynote and featured speakers are unlike any other event which you’ll have to see to believe! And until Aug 17th, you can apply to WIN your registration and a night’s hotel stay. Go to MiamiDevice.org for all details of this great event and I hope to see you there!

Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 64: Gary G. Abud, Jr.

Interview with Gary Abud

Gary Abud is the 2014 Michigan Teacher of the Year and is currently an Instructional Coach with Grosse Point Schools.

In this session you will learn about:

  • Gary’s background in education
  • Michigan Teacher of the Year
  • Meeting the President
  • Transition from the classroom to new role within the district
  • Public speaking duties
  • Gary Abud book recommendations
  • Re-centering self in the face of a difficult day
  • Biggest thing Gary learned last year
  • Life-changing student relationships
  • Passions in education

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This week’s EduAllStars podcast is proudly sponsored by Miami Device! Miami Device will be an amazing and fun 2 day conference happening on November 6 & 7is sunny south Florida. The lineup of keynote and featured speakers are unlike any other event which you’ll have to see to believe! And until Aug 17th, you can apply to WIN your registration and a night’s hotel stay. Go to MiamiDevice.org for all details of this great event and I hope to see you there!

Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 63: Tom Murray

Interview with Tom Murray

Tom Murray is a State and District Digital Learning Director, a blogger, speaker, consultant, and co-founder of #edtechchat

In this session you will learn about:

  • Tom’s background in education
  • The move from the classroom to a leadership role
  • Congressional hearing about digital data in education
  • Accomplishments over the past year
  • What books Tom is currently reading
  • The most important lesson learned over the last year
  • Advice to new teachers
  • Life-changing student relationships
  • Passions in education

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This week’s EduAllStars podcast is proudly sponsored by Miami Device! Miami Device will be an amazing and fun 2 day conference happening on November 6 & 7is sunny south Florida. The lineup of keynote and featured speakers are unlike any other event which you’ll have to see to believe! And until Aug 17th, you can apply to WIN your registration and a night’s hotel stay. Go to MiamiDevice.org for all details of this great event and I hope to see you there!

Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 62: Greg Smedley

Greg Smedley is a kindergarten teacher in Nashville, TN and is widely known as Kindergarten Smorgasboard.

In this session you will learn about:

  • Greg’s background in education
  • Greg’s involvement with Teachers pay Teachers
  • Presenting at the Teachers pay Teachers conference in Las Vegas
  • Hopes for children before leaving his classroom
  • What books Greg is currently reading
  • The most important lesson learned over the last year
  • How Greg motivates his students
  • Advice to new teachers
  • Life-changing student relationships
  • Passions in education

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This week’s EduAllStars podcast is proudly sponsored by Miami Device! Miami Device will be an amazing and fun 2 day conference happening on November 6 & 7is sunny south Florida. The lineup of keynote and featured speakers are unlike any other event which you’ll have to see to believe! And until Aug 17th, you can apply to WIN your registration and a night’s hotel stay. Go to MiamiDevice.org for all details of this great event and I hope to see you there!

Edu All-Stars Podcast – Session 61: Estin Talavera

Estin Talavera is a national speaker on blindness and assistive tech.  He is also the co-founder of EnSight.

In this session you will learn about:

  • Estin’s journey through education system as a visually impaired student
  • En-sight.org
  • Adaptive technologies for students with blindness or low sight (Apple hits a home run)
  • Heather’s Ride 
  • Message to students about giving up or making excuses
  • Advice to teachers who work with visually impaired or low sight students
  • Passions and going forward

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This week’s EduAllStars podcast is proudly sponsored by Miami Device! Miami Device will be an amazing and fun 2 day conference happening on November 6 & 7is sunny south Florida. The lineup of keynote and featured speakers are unlike any other event which you’ll have to see to believe! And until Aug 17th, you can apply to WIN your registration and a night’s hotel stay. Go to MiamiDevice.org for all details of this great event and I hope to see you there!