AJEd 020 : Starr Sackstein: Hacking Assessment: Anatomy of a No-Grades Classroom

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_020___Starr_Sackstein__Hacking_Assessment__Anatomy_of_a_No-Grades_Classroom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, Tom Morgan (guest co-host) and I welcome Starr Sackstein back to the show. We talk about her recent book, Hacking Assessment, and what it takes to teach in a successful no-grades classroom. […]

AJEd 019 : Adam Bellow: White House Presidential Innovation Fellow

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_019_Adam_Bellow_White_House_Presidential_Innovation_Fellow.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, I chat with Adam Bellow. Founder of EduTecher, EduClipper and currently serving as a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow. We talk about his career, his kids, trends in EdTech and the value […]

Hacking Assessment: Perspective-taking and Feedback

In August, I wrote this short piece for Starr Sackstein’s recently published book, Hacking Assessment. Thanks for asking Starr — it was a lot of fun to reflect and put these words down! *** Teaching is an art form. It is a delightful dance of perspective-taking and feedback. Paradoxically, the most impactful teaching is often […]

AJEd 016 : Miami Device Learning Event DAY ONE: Coconut Grove, FL November 2015

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_016___Miami_Device_Day_One__Coconut_Grove_FL_November_2015.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS This episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast captures DAY ONE of the Miami Device Learning Event at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School in Coconut Grove, FL. This was originally recorded live on Spreaker during two different times of the day. […]

AJEd 015 : Alan McIntyre: Problem-based Learning at Proctor Academy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_015_Alan_McIntyre.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS   In this episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, I chat with Proctor Academy Science Teacher, Alan McIntyre. He explains what problem-based learning looks like in his classroom and why it is essential to his teaching philosophy. We also talk […]

AJEd 007 : James Sturtevant: Author of “You’ve Gotta Connect”

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_007_James_Sturtevant.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, I chat with veteran educator and author, James Sturtevant of the Big Walnut High School (a suburban institution with 1200 students) in Columbus, OH. We talk about his teaching philosophy revolving around building lasting […]

AJEd 006 : Sue Houston: Proctor Academy and relationship-based pedagogy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_006_Sue_Houston.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Arriving at Proctor Academy in 1989, Sue has taught a variety of courses in the Science Department. She currently teaches 52 students in chemistry and climate science. Sue is open-minded, enthusiastic and focused on creating a safe and supportive environment for […]

AJEd 005 : Felix Jacomino – Founder of Miami Device Learning Event

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_005_-_Felix_Jacomino.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS   In this session of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, I chat with Felix Jacomino – founder of the Miami Device Learning Event, and Director of Technology at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School in Coconut Grove, FL. I had the privilege […]

AJEd 004 : Hans Mundahl and the paradigm shift needed for more relevant schools

http://traffic.libsyn.com/adamjones/AJEd_004___Hans_Mundahl.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS In this episode of the Adam Jones Education Podcast, I chat with Hans Mundahl from Hans Mundahl & Associates Inc. – a digital strategy consultancy. They work with schools and non-profits on technology strategy, staff training, marketing and promotion. I first met and was […]

Does LiveStream have a role in Education?

I have a long list of ideas piling up that I want to spend more time thinking about and developing. Since the start of the year, my “non-work” time has been centered around getting the Adam Jones Education Podcast off the ground and moving.  Lots to learn, still. Interview preparation. Interviewing style and approach. Production. Post-production. […]