http://ift.tt/2qyaybT Host Michael Espinos speaks with Special Education Teacher Mary Conoboy about how alternative teaching methods can be used in the classroom. They have been using a modified version of Dungeons and Dragons to teach students with special needs. We can also be found at: Twitter: @TeachersGetReal Facebook: http://ift.tt/1MgdQdg Soundcloud: @honestteacherpodcast iTunes: Honest Teacher Podcast […]Read more "Honest Teacher Podcast Gary’s Kids"
http://ift.tt/2q9O3O8 Bring a one-two punch to teaching STEAM: text and images teaming up in comics! Comics have been shown to improve reader engagement while enhancing both comprehension and retention. And with the new emphasis on reading nonfiction, academic vocabulary, and reading in the subject areas, comics are more relevant than ever. Join educators and comics […]Read more "Honest Teacher Podcast C2E2 2017"
http://ift.tt/2c3cJlG YAY! We’re back! I’m sorry I don’t have a guest this week. It turns out everyone is “busy” at the start of the year. This year I have a few new projects and I am excited to talk about the one that I took out for it’s first test drive today. Take this survey. […]Read more "A New Year And A New Idea- Honest Teacher Podcast S02 E01"
http://ift.tt/29RUawA I know it has been quiet over the summer and I apologize. It isn’t that I don’t want to record it is just that finding teachers is tough. Please let me know if you are interested in being a guest. I have just returned from the National Education Association’s Representative Assembly and I had […]Read more "Reflections On The NEA RA 2016 – Honest Teacher Podcast S01 E14"
http://ift.tt/27X06eN An old friend and recent colleague Alexander Hamilton joins me to talk about what life is like as a 2nd career teacher. Many teachers arrive at the profession after their first profession. We take a look at how being a 2nd career teacher affects your outlook and can lead to some great insights. Take […]Read more "Once More Into The Breach – Honest Teacher Podcast S01 E13"
Thank you for visiting me at the Palatine Maker Faire! I have collected links and descriptions for many of the things that I talked about or used in my presentation. Zip-line Drop This is a fun activity that can be done in teams and tied into the Mars Curiosity Landing. You can use this activity […]Read more "Palatine Maker Faire 5/21/2016"
http://ift.tt/1T9lcCa I am joined again by the great Kelly Funk. We discuss all things EdTech. It turns out that I can’t shut up and we both wind down as the late hour wears on. Don’t let that stop you because there is gold near the end. Strap yourself in for some serious nerd talk. Take […]Read more "Return Of The Funk! – Honest Teacher Podcast S01 E12"