Concept-Based Mathematics with Jennifer Chang Wathall

May 18, 2018

In this episode, I talk to my friend Jennifer Chang Wathall about concept-based mathmatics, her book based on her concept-based mathematics framework, and her professional learning structure. Jennifer is an independent educational consultant with over 25 years experience. She travels around the world to work with teachers. Catch up with her at or on Twitter @JenniferWathall. 


Virtual Reality In The Classroom With Stacy Lovdahl

February 20, 2018

In this episode I speak with Stacy Lovdahl about using and creating virtual reality with students. 


Utilizing Your Librarian with Tavia Clark

January 21, 2018

In this episode, Tavia Clark discusses ways teachers can utilize their librarians for planning and co-teaching. We also discuss social media, her young adult literature twitter group, and the importance of growing a love of reading using books students choose themselves.


Computer Science and Computational Thinking with Greg Garner

December 21, 2017

In this episode, I talk with Greg Garner where we discuss compuer science, hour of code, and computational thinking. 


Restorative Justice With Victor Small

October 24, 2017

In this episode, we talk to Victor Small. Victor is an educator from California and an advocate for Restorative Justice. 


Student Tech Support with Brad Shreffler

October 10, 2017

In this episode, I talk to Brad Shreffler about his school's student tech support program. Brad is also a fellow podcaster. You can find him on The Planning Period Podcast. 


Master The Media With Julie Smith

September 12, 2017

In this episode, we talk to Julie Smith the author of Master the Media about teaching media literacy in our schools.


Culture is Everything with Marsha Sirkin

August 28, 2017

In this episode, I talk with Marsha Sirkin about creating a positive school and classroom culture.


NC Digital Teaching and Learning Competencies Overview

August 14, 2017

In this episode, We take a cursory look at the new North Carolina Digital Learning Competencies and discuss what they mean for teachers in the state. Resources, including links to the competencies, can be found at


ISTE 2017 Recap

July 31, 2017

ISTE 2017 Recap