Skip to Content

Maria Knee

Conversations Show 20


60:24 minutes (27.65 MB)

Conversations #20

December 21, 2008

The show this week was a conversation about classroom groupings. Lisa and Maria were joined by Joel Zehring to discuss advantages and disadvantages, pros and cons of heterogeneous and homogeneous groups.

 

Chat Log

It's Elementary #27, 21st Century Literacies


76:48 minutes (17.58 MB)

Angela Maiers
It’s Elementary show # 27 was a discussion with Angela Maiers about
21st century literacies. Angela is located in Clive, Iowa and currently
works as an independent consultant with both schools and employers. She
explained the brain research that is the foundation for these literacy
strategies was first discussed in the literature five decades ago. 
Angela divides these literacies into several important categories
(quoting from her website):

 

 

Conversations Episode 19


65:15 minutes (29.87 MB)

Lisa Parisi and Maria Knee discussed the topic of digital footprints.  Matthew Tabor joined in the conversation, which covered such issues as educator responsibilities, professional vs. personal online personas, and online etiquette.

Chat here:

Conversations Show 17 - 2008 11 16


63:17 minutes (28.97 MB)

This week's topic was about conferences. We asked and discussed why do you go to conferences, what do you gain by going to a conference, and wandered off track a bit to share experiences. We were joined by Lee Kolbert and Arvind Grover in the skype call as well as many others in the chat room. Arvind shared information about the unconference model from his first hand experiences.

Chat Log

Conversations Show 16 2008-11-09


63:20 minutes (29 MB)This week the show focused on the Presidential election outcome. What can we expect as educators with Barack Obama as president?
Syndicate content