Chasing Squirrels

Changes in education happen frequently and often suddenly. Most days I feel like I got both hands on the wheel and somedays, not so much. This podcast explores the challenges of change while adding meaning, creativity, and connectivity to our own EDuniverses. All the time, keeping in mind, that educators need to thrive alongside their students.

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A tweet from @derekrhodenizer sets the stage for a conversation about silo smashing in EDU. 
November 6, 2017
We kind of picked up from where we left off ... but like all great conversations sometimes where you start, inevitably goes to places unforeseen and where you end, doesn't matter so much. I knew this...
October 18, 2017
I started only reading my Twitter feed in the very early morning hours, as I take my dog for a walk. At that time of day even the internet is fairly calm and peaceful. It feels like in the predawn hou...
October 10, 2017
On Wednesday October 4th, I shared the story of the program I co-facilitate, the kids that I support, and the context of challenge that wraps around our work. In the room were members of the EdCan Ne...
October 9, 2017
I've been thinking about the times in my EDU career when I was witness to a kind of deeper truth or source code. The moments tend to be fleeting and sometimes I missed large parts because my mind was...
September 22, 2017
I got a process for approaching a podcast. I usually lurk the blogosphere and twitter profiles once I find a person who piques my interest. After that my mind races, I shape questions, and then conne...
September 15, 2017
When I last chatted with Jocelyn she was heading up a thriving music program and firing on all cylinders -keeping her department connected to the school, the local community, and to each other. In Se...
August 30, 2017
I have tried in the past to get my classrooms outside. Sometimes it works others not so much. I can't say for sure what anchors a learner to one ideal space for learning, but I can definitely say that...
August 22, 2017
I have been embarrassingly slow to embrace my inner Mickey. Just recently the full weight of my upcoming Disney family trip kinda crashed my system. In spite of the countless communications bounced ba...
August 8, 2017
Scheduling podcast connections can be challenging. Educators are busy. I first connected with Sylvia back in March to see if she had some time for a convo. She agreed to chat, soon. Between then and n...
July 29, 2017

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