Does Your Teacher Have a Podcast?

Ep.6 – Does Your Teacher Have a Podcast?

Tim and Kyle talk about the influence that podcasts can and will have on the classroom and why teachers need to embrace educational podcasts.

Episode at a Glance:

  • Financial and access barriers to educational materials are being reduced by podcasting

What did we learn?

  • Open Educational Resources (OER) can now add podcasts to their list of textbooks, streaming video, simulations, courseware, and software
  • OER benefits learning by making lectures, exercises, and examples freely available
  • OER be retained, reused, revised, remixed, and redistributed by K-12 educational institutions
  • Educators can become their own content producers.
  • The number of podcasts that are educational is growing.

Additional Reading:

Industry Predictions:

Industry Quotes:

  • Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
    – Benjamin Franklin
  • It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.
    – John Wooden

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