Episodes
Toni Rose is joined by Rachel Johnson of Edugals to talk about educational technology and blended learning, motivation, and working with teachers to implement new models and techniques. Show Notes More info on MCP Webinars and Scholarships EduGals: Website Podcast Youtube Todoist Education Podcast Network Jamboard Explain Everything Screencastify UDL Guidelines Learner Variability Navigator Connect with Rachel and EduGals: Email Edugals: [email protected] Follow Edugals on...
Published 11/27/22
Toni Rose is joined by Dr. Pooja Agarwal to discuss the benefits of retrieval practice, including several strategies and resources. Show Notes More info on MCP Webinars and Scholarships Dr. Agarwal’s book, Powerful Teaching More from Dr. Agarwal at her website poojaagarwal.com Berklee College of Music Dr. Agarwal's website with more resources for retrieval practice Follow Dr. Agarwal on Twitter @retrievelearn Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and...
Published 11/20/22
Zach is joined by Xiaomin Sun, a middle school Chinese teacher and collegue at DC International school, to talk about how he uses the MCP model to develop language skills as well as foster more personal connections with his students. Show Notes More info on MCP Webinars and Scholarships Becoming, by Michelle Obama (in English and Chinese) Making Thinking Visual See, Think, Wonder See, Think, Me, We Parlay Ideas Edpuzzle Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us...
Published 11/13/22
Zach is joined by Jennifer Stephens to discuss student motivation: the reasons why students may be unmotivated, ways we can motivate them extrinsically and intrinsically, as well as how we can leverage the MCP model to help motivate our students. Show Notes MCP Webinars MCP Scholarships Episode 43 of the MCP Podcast on Motivation Google Sites (and the MCP Tutorial on using it!) Jamboard Intrinsic and Extrinsic motivation Email Jennifer at...
Published 11/06/22
Toni Rose is joined by April Williamson to talk about how she encouraged meaningful collaboration among teachers as a colleague and instructional coach. Show Notes MCP Webinars Connect with April on LinkedIn and follow Digital Promise, the organization where she's working currently, on Twitter and Instagram @digitalpromise Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it on a...
Published 10/30/22
Zach is joined by Afton Dean to talk about how she used the model in her high school Media Production class and about using the model in creative, project-based classes more generally. Show Notes Q&A Webinar Registration Link FB Group Final Cut Pro Adobe Premier CNN10 Flip (formerly Flipgrid) Loom Nearpod Edpuzzle MCP Subtitling Tutorial Screencastify Email Afton at [email protected]** Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions...
Published 10/23/22
Toni Rose is joined by Arpan Chokshi, who explains how he encourages and facilitates student collaboration in his AP Macroeconomics class and shares some excellent tips and activities. Show Notes Supporting Instructional Improvement and Innovation Webinar for Admin and School Leaders MCP Webinars Scholarship Regions The MCP Edutopia video Arpan mentions, and MCP's new Edutopia profile featuring elementary classrooms Kagan Cooperative Learning Structures Lev Vygotsky's Zone of...
Published 10/16/22
Toni Rose is joined by Christina Feldmann to talk about how teachers can support LGBTQ+ students. This episode contains discussions of suicide and domestic violence, which may be traumatizing for some listeners. Show Notes Gay Lesbian Straight Educational Network Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ Students Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it on a future...
Published 10/09/22
Catlin Tucker returns to the podcast to chat with Toni Rose about authentic collaboration and building classroom community. Join us for upcoming webinars and meetups: Screencastify Webinar, October 12 at 6:30pm ET Monthly Meetup, October 12 at 7pm ET Show Notes Flip (formerly Flipgrid) Project Zero Thinking Routines Parlay Ideas Catlin’s blog post on collaboration while socially distancing Canva Catlin’s SEL Series The Casel Framework Catlin’s podcast episode with her...
Published 10/06/22
Toni Rose and Zach have some MCP updates for you, after which we tackle some great listener questions! Remember you can email us questions at [email protected] Show Notes October Updates from MCP! Oct. 1: DMCE applications Once you become DMCE, we have monthly meet ups.  Oct. 17: Start of our school year virtual mentorship program School site visits: The Twin Cities, Tulsa, Louisville, and Chicago Webinars: 10/12: Using Screencastify in the Modern Classroom @6:30pm...
Published 09/25/22
Toni Rose is joined by Olivia Hotchkin to talk about how she implements MCP in her Kindergarten (and now 1st grade) classes, diving deep on the routines and procedures she uses to model and scaffold for students. Show Notes Edpuzzle (and MCP's Edpuzzle Tutorial) Michael Heggerty Phonemic Awareness Hubbard's Cupboard Class Dojo Plicker Email Olivia at [email protected] Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at:...
Published 09/18/22
Toni Rose is joined by Becca Shea to talk about using implementing the model in an AP (Advanced Placement) setting. Show Notes Cult of Pedagogy podcasts featuring MCP Everything You Need To Know About Building a Great Screencast Video How To Create a Self-Paced Classroom Setting Up Mastery-Based Grading In Your Classroom Connect with Becca on Instagram and Twitter at @sheavillephys Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at:...
Published 09/11/22
Kareem is joined by Catlin Tucker to talk about classroom routines and procedures. Show Notes Follow Catlin Online: On Twitter @Catlin_Tucker On Instagram @catlintucker Modern Classrooms Do Nows - Edutopia Kate Gaskill's Discussion Bags Routine The Eisenhower Matrix (Urgent/Important Matrix) Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it on a future episode! Modern...
Published 09/04/22
Toni Rose is joined by Matt Miller of Ditch That Textbook, who shares some tips for teachers as well as his insight on teaching creatively, LMS organization, and building relationships with students. Show Notes Click here to register for our September 15th workshop on becoming a Distinguished Modern Classrooms Educator! Ditch That Textbook Relationship Builders at Ditch That Textbook Do More with Google Classroom Alice Keeler Microsoft Immersive Reader Flip (formerly Flipgrid) SEL Do...
Published 08/28/22
Zach is joined by Hilary Stover to talk about how she implements the model in her elementary science class, including how she transitions into the science block, how she has students conduct experiments, and how she incorporates science demonstrations. Show Notes: Accelerate Curriculum Hilary's pacing trackers: Hilary's public trackers for all subjects Science Math ELA Writing Workshop Social Studies Sound Wands (Hilary uses them for transitioning/grabbing attention) Generation...
Published 08/21/22
Toni Rose is joined by Theresa Benedetto, Laurie Hutchinson, and Stephanie Peel, to talk about planning and implementing the model side-by-side as a team. Show Notes The Edutopia Videos on the model and highlighting elementary implementation Connect with Theresa, Laurie, and Steph on Twitter: @theresa_bene @lauriegus @mspeeleng2 Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include...
Published 08/14/22
In the kickoff episode for Season Two, Kareem is joined by Catlin Tucker to talk about addressing issues and innovating in the world of education. Show Notes Catlin Tucker Follow Catlin on Twitter and Instagram Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it on a future episode! Modern Classrooms: @modernclassproj on Twitter and facebook.com/modernclassproj (remember you can...
Published 08/07/22
Toni Rose is joined by Deidra Fogarty about the experiences that led her to found the Black Girls Teach, and how those experiences inform the professional development her organization provides. Show Notes Black Girls Teach Connect with Deidra: Black Girls Teach on Instagram: @blackgirlsteach Deidra on Instagram: @teachmedee Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it...
Published 07/31/22
Toni Rose is joined by Michael Molnar, of Lynn Public Schools, to talk about how the district's partnership with MCP came to be, how it's implemented, and what may be to come. Show Notes Cult of Pedagogy Podcast episode on screencasting with Kareem The Original MCP Edutopia Video Michael referenced (also, check out MCP's new video with Edutopia!) Distinguished Modern Classrooms Educator Credential Edpuzzle (and MCP tutorial) MCP Podcast episode on Emergent Bilinguals Follow us online...
Published 07/24/22
Toni Rose is joined by Matt Hickson, Modern Classrooms' Director of Partner Transformation and former principal, to talk about how administrators and district leaders can support teachers who are implementing Modern Classrooms. Outline and Show Notes Meet Matt Ignite! Online Academy Supporting Teachers as an MCP Principal Maintaining A Positive Culture Ignite Online Academy Podcast (Apple Podcasts Link) Challenges Supporting MCP Teachers Flip (formerly Flipgrid) Teacher...
Published 07/17/22
We're taking the week off! Check back next week for a brand new episode, and make sure to check out our episodes in the coming weeks as we launch Season Two of the Modern Classrooms Project Podcast. Contact us, follow us online, and learn more: Email us questions and feedback at: [email protected] Send us an audio note and we'll include it on a future episode! Modern Classrooms: @modernclassproj on Twitter and facebook.com/modernclassproj (remember you can tweet us questions...
Published 07/10/22
In this episode, we hear from Lisa Doty and Jamie Forshey, two educators who coach and support teachers in their school districts who are implementing the Modern Classroom instructional model. Show Notes Virtual Mentorship Program Screencast-o-Matic and Modern Classroom tutorial Modern Classroom resources Modern Classroom webinars School and District partnerships, including Expert Consultation sessions Making Thinking Visible by Ron Ritchhart, Mark Church, Karin Morrison and...
Published 07/03/22
New for Summer 2022 - ISTE Meetup! Toni Rose will be at ISTE in New Orleans from 6/26/2022 to 6/29/2022! If you're attending, please fill out this form so she can schedule an in-person MCP meetup. In episode 10, we begin a two-episode series on collaboration; this week's episode focuses on pre-planned full group activities like labs and seminars, and we discuss ways teachers can manage these collaborative activities in a self-paced, mastery based class. Show Notes Sign up for...
Published 06/26/22