Welcome to Tech Talk For Teachers!

Join us to discuss how technology and teaching best practices can positively transform education to create equitable classrooms to prepare learners for all that is possible in their future.

With our classrooms changing at a faster pace than we’ve ever seen, teachers need easy-to-implement strategies and best practice teaching tips to meet the diverse needs of their students.

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Episodes

New! Tech Talk For Teachers May 18, 2022 • 38 min

Explore ways to support students as they transition out of high school and enter into the world of postsecondary school and careers.

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Tech Talk For Teachers May 11, 2022 • 34 min

Discover the importance of the FAFSA and explore ways to maximize student financial aid access in order to make postsecondary education more affordable.

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Tech Talk For Teachers May 4, 2022 • 40 min

Learn how you can integrate computer science, robotics, and coding into your classroom through fun, engaging, and accessible tools like Wonder Workshop’s robots: Dash, Dot, and Cue.

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Tech Talk For Teachers April 27, 2022 • 34 min

Unpack the difference between digital access and digital equity and also learn about actionable ways to improve digital equity in your classrooms and schools.

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Tech Talk For Teachers April 20, 2022 • 34 min

Discover systems and programs that are available in many schools, districts, and communities to support students and families in need.

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Tech Talk For Teachers April 13, 2022 • 36 min

Discover ways to empower students in their learning by offering choice, encouraging questions, and involving them in a proficiency-based evaluation process.

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Tech Talk For Teachers April 6, 2022 • 40 min

Explore ways to lead our diverse learners to a place where they can each experience a life full of possibility.

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Tech Talk For Teachers March 30, 2022 • 41 min

In our conversation with Jeff Plaman—the Online and Digital Learning Specialist for the Minnesota Department of Education—we explore the current state of online learning, address some misconceptions, and explore the potential it has moving forward.

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Tech Talk For Teachers March 23, 2022 • 30 min

To increase student ownership in learning we need to provide students with meaningful and authentic “voice and choice.” But what does this really mean? How do we implement it?

Tech Talk For Teachers March 16, 2022 • 32 min

Join us as we ask probing questions about the future of education and how we might begin to design a better school system.

Tech Talk For Teachers March 9, 2022 • 32 min

Join us as we explore ways to put culturally responsive teaching into practice, including ways to maximize academic potential while honoring cultural experiences.

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Tech Talk For Teachers March 2, 2022 • 32 min

In our conversation with Dr. Geneva Gay, we explore foundational aspects of culturally responsive teaching, including what it is and why it’s important.

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Tech Talk For Teachers February 23, 2022 • 34 min

Explore the concept of toxic positivity: how to recognize it, how you can better understand it, and ways of approaching it in a school setting.

Tech Talk For Teachers February 16, 2022 • 30 min

Discover ways to design lessons and learning strategies that are flexible and can be used in a variety of learning models, including face-to-face, remote, hybrid, and concurrent.

Tech Talk For Teachers February 9, 2022 • 28 min

Explore strategies and approaches that can make teaching a little bit easier and provide the time and energy needed to focus on what matters most.