Ep. 36: JD And Makerspaces

In this part 2 of a special 2 part FETC presenter series, I chat with JD Ferries-Rowe to discuss how Makerspaces are bringing creativity back into the classroom. He’s well versed in the ways of the Makerspaces so be prepared to get some great ideas from him. If you’re going to be attending FETC later this week, make sure you check out his sessions on creativity and student-based problem solving.

It’s not too late to enter to win a copy of Silvia Martinez’ book, Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering In The Classroom. You have until January 31st, 2019 to enter. All you have to do is:

  • Tweet your thoughts regarding Ep. 35 using #edtechbites
  • Tag Sylvia Martinez (@smartinez) and myself (@edtechbites) in the tweet.

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Ep. 32: Meredith, #Soundtrapitis, and Food Analogies

In this episode, I sit down with Meredith Allen from Soundtrap to discuss Soundtrap for EDU and a couple of our favorite food analogies with EDU. She shares some of her ideas on how students and teachers use Soundtrap in the classroom. If you’re interested in Soundtrap for EDU, visit soundtrap.com/edu and sign up for a free 30-day trial. If your school is interesting in purchasing, please email meredith.allen@soundtrap.com for a 15% discount and don’t forget to mention that you heard it on The EdTech Bites Podcast. Make sure you connect with Meredith via social media using the links below:

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