Sunday, January 22, 2006

PFT Episode 22

Virtual Education EVERYWHERE! Yet it's ILIFE 6.0 and Live from the Bronx?
Join Mark and Kathy and explore Science and Tech, Math Impact, Contests, Clicks, Bricks, 21st Century, Wiggles and PODCAST Wrinkles!

Details: Cutting Dissections? Science tech simulations; News from listeners; Best Podcast Contest from PFT and RETC; Ed Tech conference with major PODCAST Wrinkles: Tech To Go V! Conference April 1 2006 Call for Presenters and More Information at

From Chinese language learning across the USA, Beijing-Fordham University partners, to virtual schools; A world in crisis- Info Tech and MST Crises and "Math Rocks Your World," explore the scope and meaning of Ed Tech You Can Use! Join cohosts Mark Gura and Dr. Kathy King.
Call in your examples of podcast uses and ed tech tips to play on the air! THANKS TONI - You can hear her podcast for teachers tip on Just call-in and leave a voice mail at TEL (206) 20-20-PFT and we can share you comments too!

Abundant resources, shownotes, contest information, conference details and more at PFT Contest webpage: podcast awards.htm
PFT Elibrary- Plenty of ed tech audio, video and articles from PFT and RETC:
Let your cohosts Mark and Kathy know how you use podcasts with your students and email your comments and questions to
PFT's name and content is developed, produced and (C) by Fordham RETC, King & Gura, 2006.

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Wednesday, January 18, 2006

Podcast for Teachers 21st Episode 1/16/06: Converge or Diverge! We Caught a Live Digital Native! Youth Culture- Millennials' View of Tech, Blogging, Literacy and More! Interview with College Student, Seamus. Picking up the challenge? Educators' view- Article by Jeff Pointek. Web 2.0 explained- how the web is different- this isn't your mother's hyperlinked web anymore! Resources of articles, blogging sites and differences, articles and controversy on tech and literacy connections? PFT Elibrary Resources, shownotes and more at Full resources available (C) Fordham RETC, King & Gura, 2005. PFT's name and content is developed, produced and (C) by Fordham RETC. Email comments and questions Call in comments to TEL (206) 20-20-PFT

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Revelations abound this week! PFT Podcast Contest and "Top 10". Mark
and Kathy announce PFT's Best of Educational Podcasts Contests
sponsored by Podcast for Teachers-5 categories and awards for teachers
and students! Mark reveals the Top 10 Ed Tech Themes of 2006. Resource
: for a audiobooks and global community! Discussions span
the globe! Everything from movie reviews to ipod warnings from
Scotland, to gongs, Dr. Suess, leaping frogs and dangerous minds?
Leaping lizards batman, ed tech professional development is bursting
the envelope as we race to explore how to use technology in teaching
and learning. Kathy and Mark are your "go to" people on the latest ed
tech developments, curriculum ideas and issues. Share your opinions
with us on the Top 10- mix it up! PFT Contest webpage; Top 10 webpage
; teacher resources, shownotes and more at
Email comments (C) RETC, King & Gura,

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NEW FEED ( 2006- BlipTV -Mighty Mouse-Student Creativity-Cell Phone Video Contests and More! Student Creativity through Podcasting! Teachers lead the way! Highlighting the work teachers and students - focus on possibilities with curriculum. Doubts about podcasting? Kudos for videoconference efforts with USA Soldiers in Iraq. Keeping it simple so we can focus on teaching and learning! Student Cell Phone Camera Phone Contest Festival deadline Jan 15th at Ithaca. Mighty Mouse is here to save the day! Resources- Scholastic Kid-to-Kid News,, Our Media, Radio Willow Web, Eschool news, PFT Elibrary A Podcasting FIRST- listen in to hear Kathy's stunning revelation! Resources, shownotes and more at Shout out to students and teachers across USA and Japan! More PFT out-takes to come in 2006. Full resources available (C) Fordham RETC, King & Gura, 2005. PFT's name and content is developed, produced and (C) by Fordham RETC. Email comments and questions TEL (206) 20-20-PFT
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