The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 17: Bill Selak



Bill Selak is an EdCamp organizer and one of the recipients of the 2013 ISTE Emerging Leaders award. Check out this latest episode of the Bedley Bros. as we learn more about  #EduAwesome EdCamps and what it takes to put one together.

Show Notes

Bill Selak’s #EduAwesome Website. Tons of free resources!

Follow Bill on Twitter

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 15: Angela Maiers



Scott and I spent 25 minutes getting infused with the passion of Angela Maiers, a one-of-a-kind change agent who has keynoted at numerous large conferences all over the world.

Show Notes

Angela Maiers’ Blog

Choose to Matter Website

 

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 14: Dr. Brian O’Connor



Scott and I interview Dr. Brian O’Connor, expert in Lesson Study, a professional development program that actually changes classroom practice. Scott shares his tip on using Buzz Mob to communicate with parents. I talk about Google Apps (Google Drive) as an easy and free way to do word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and drawings. Enjoy!

Show Notes

Lesson Study Search

Buzz Mob Website

Sign up for Google Apps

Video: Using Google Apps to Monitor Student Writing

Educator’s Round Table #1



Part informal. Part structured. Educator’s Round Table brought together leaders in education from different schools, different towns, and different perspectives. Why? We share a passion for education and we want to collaborate.

Six educators: Tim Bedley (me), Brian O’Connor, Cherie Daniel, Ginger Fleck, Jen Wagner, and Mary Bedley (my wife.) Three topics: introduce yourself, tell us about a resource, and tell us about something you do with kids. One recording: listen below or download it to your device and listen on the go (right click, save to…) Share your feedback. Or better yet, join us next Monday!

LISTEN to the Educator’s Round Table 1

Show notes

Calculation Nation Math Games, Gamequarium, Blogster, Flocabulary, Twitter, Class DojoProjects By Jen, Wordle, Whole Brain Teaching

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 11: Adam Bellow


Adam Bellow will be making the Keynote Presentation for this year’s ISTE conference in San Antonio, Texas. Get to know Adam and his many talents with edtech in this week’s episode of The Bedley Bros.

Show Notes
Adam’s Website, EduTecher

Follow Adam on Twitter

Contribute a lesson idea to Adam’s ISTE presentation

Scott’s Surprise Visit from the Orange County Dept. of Ed

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 10: Rick Morris


The Bedley Bros. have a sit-down with the guru of classroom management and instructional strategies, Rick Morris. He shares thoughts on the Independent Classroom Culture, “happy productive.” Rick believes that classrooms are not going to be truly happy places unless the students operate independently.

Rick Morris’s Website “New Management”

 

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 9: Interview with Alex Kajitani



Watch Alex’s engaging discussion with Tim and Scott on the latest episode of The Bedley Bros. EdChat. Alex, the 2009 California Teacher of the Year, shares ideas from his new book Teacher of the Year Handbook. Both of the Bedley Bros. also share a quick tip for teachers. Whether or not you are in the running for Teacher of the Year, educators will benefit from this lively interview with the Rappin’ Mathematician.

Show Notes

Teacher of the Year Handbook

Rappin’ Mathematician

Alex on Twitter

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 8: Interview with Erin Klein



With over 19,000 followers on Twitter, Erin Klein is a gifted communicator, passionate educator, and curator of excellent EdTech ideas. Watch as Tim and Scott have an EdChat with Erin about social media, PBL, and more!

Coming May 3: Alex Kajitani, Rappin’ Mathematician and 2009 California Teacher of the Year!

Show Notes

Erin’s website

Erin’s Twitter

Padlet

TonyVincent  Learning In Hand

Pinterest

Educator’s PLN

New Teacher Chat on Twitter

The Bedley Bros. #EdChat Ep. 7: Interview with Tim Green



Dr. Tim Green, professor of EdTech at Cal State Fullerton in Southern California, shares his thoughts on teacher collaboration and 1:1 technology implementation. Dr. Green has a great deal of experience working with school districts and teachers to effectively use technology to reach all learners. And have you heard of Google Keep? Take a listen as Tim, Scott and Tim discuss cutting edge education ideas on Episode 7 of The Bedley Bros. EdChat.

Show Notes

Evernote https://evernote.com/

Google Keep https://drive.google.com/keep/u/0/

Quick Tip Article http://www.all4ed.org/files/CultureShift.pdf

 

The Bedley Bros. #Edchat Ep. 6 – Bye Bye Letter Grades?



In episode 6 of the Bedley Bros, Tim describes how 2/3 of his students and their parents opted out of letter grades this year. He addresses the obstacles and shares the triumphs of de-grading his class.

Show links: Class Dojo, Three Ring Digital Portfolios, Game Buzzers Free App