Design Cast – Episode #109 – Adam Morris – Schools Technology & Integrations Director

Jason ReaginDesign Cast Podcast

On this episode of Design Cast, I had the pleasure of speaking to Adam Morris.  Adam is the “Schools Technology & Integrations Director” at Faria Education Group.  We talk about all things EdTech and listening to his perspective about using a Professional Network Model to improve platforms and systems is interesting and refreshing! You can connect with Adam through his … Read More

Show 133 Summer PD Series 8: The Future of Education

Ken EhrmannpowerED Up Podcast

Ryne Anthony, Director of Flux Space, and Todd Guellich a STEM educator, is rapidly changing; our job is to stay relevant with our instruction for students. Educational technology and STEM or STEAM continue to be a hot topics. Regardless of what you teach or where you teach, we need to think about the instruction in our classroom.  There are strategies … Read More

Design Cast – Episode #108 – Jarrett Brown – All things MYP

Jason ReaginDesign Cast Podcast

For this episode of #Design Cast, I had the pleasure of speaking to Mr. Jarrett Brown.  Jarrett is currently the Assistant Head of Secondary & MYP Coordinator at Leman International School in Chengdu, China. He teaches MYP Language and Literature, I&S, Language Acquisition, and the MYP Personal Project. He is an MYP Workshop Leader, Site Visitor, Reader, and Building Quality … Read More

STEM and STEAM Are a Part of Your Everyday Life

Becky SchnekserBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Innovate Better, Lesson Plan Better, Manage Better

TL;DR: STEM and STEAM are integral to our everyday life and we encounter many challenges that require these skills. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, while STEAM adds Art or Architecture. A problem with a door latch at home is an example of STEM and STEAM in action, involving science, technology, engineering, art/architecture, and mathematics. We can intentionally … Read More