Monday, April 14, 2008

Natalie Rusk and Karen Randall Show 7

Natalie Rusk from MIT and Karen Randall, a teacher from St. Paul Minnesota joined us for a discussion about Scratch.

Listen to the show here

Learn about Scratch

Scratch Conference

Natalie Rusk at MIT - Lifelong Kindergarten

Learn Scratch
"This site contains Video Tutorials and Practical Guides designed for teachers and students. "

Hosting Scratch projects on your website

Scratch boards - using Scratch with sensors

Karen's class on the Scratch site

Wiki from a workshop by Karen

Saturday, April 5, 2008

Karen Janowski - Show 6, March 20

Karen Janowski

Karen Janowski is an occupational therapist who has worked with special needs students. Her blog can be found at:

You can listen to the show here.

Sites mentioned in the chat room
Karen's free technology toolkit for udl (Universal Design for Learning)

Book Recommendations:
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon (Love this book!)
Books by Torey L. Hayden - Specifically One Child

Past Shows

Welcome to our new blog. Teachers are Talking presented its first show in September 2007. Guests so far have included:
  • Jennifer Wagner who spoke about the Technospud projects,
  • Colleen King who spoke about math and Math Playground
  • Alice Barr, Cheryl Oakes and Bob Sprankle who spoke about their work with teachers through Seedlings
  • Jeff Lebow who spoke about World Bridges - past and future
  • Alannah King who shared her experiences with online projects
The audio files and transcripts from the chat room can be found at: EdtechTalk