Episodes

May 6, 2022

Working Smarter not Harder with Dr. Krista Welz

In this episode, Dave and Adam chat with library genius Dr. Krista Welz about librarians' roles in teaching and supporting edtech…

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May 4, 2022

Finding your path (and creating one for others) with Arlen Kimmelman

In this episode, Dave and Adam talk with Arlen Kimmelman of iorad, an edtech company that helps users easily create and share ste…

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April 20, 2022

Gamestormers Update with Jon Spike

In this special update episode, Dave and Adam chat with Jon Spike and get an update on his board game creation Gamestormers. You …

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April 8, 2022

Redefining Digital Citizenship with Michael Drezek

This week, Adam and Dave chat with Michael Drezek, an Instructional Tech Coach in New York who is doing amazing things in his dis…

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April 1, 2022

Eduprotocols with Jon Corippo

This time, Dave and Adam are joined by Jon Corippo, bestselling author of the Eduprotocols books that are changing the dynamic in…

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March 25, 2022

Distilling EdTech Distilled with Jake Boll

In the first episode of season 2, Dave and Adam chat with Jake Boll, Wisconsinite and distilling enthusiast, about the similariti…

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Feb. 11, 2022

Mashup With the Learning Through Leading Podcast

Matt Jacobson and Nick Sutton over at the Learning Through Leading Podcast asked us to join them for a little Illinois mashup epi…

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Dec. 17, 2021

Big Picture EdTech with Bonnie Chelette

In this episode, Adam and Dave have a great chat with Bonnie Chelette, the Director Of Educational Technology in the Louisiana De…

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Dec. 3, 2021

Work Smarter not Harder with Rick Ballew

In episode 16, Dave and Adam chat with Minnesotan tech specialist Rick Ballew about the way he and his team are helping their tea…

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Nov. 23, 2021

Podcasting In and Out of the Classroom - IETC2021 Presentation

In this special episode, Adam and Dave present at the IETC2021 annual Edtech conference in Springfield, IL. In this presentation,…

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Nov. 5, 2021

What can Coaching do for you? With Teresa Engler

In Episode 14, Dave and Adam chat with tech coach Teresa Engler about what it's like being the only tech coach in a K-12 district…

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Oct. 15, 2021

What if... we rethink how we teach?

In this one-on-one episode with Dave and Adam, the gents, inspired by Marvel's new Disney+ show "What If...?", discuss ways to re…

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Oct. 1, 2021

Get to Know the Google Coaching Program with Rachel McVeagh

Today, Dave and Adam chat with Rachel McVeagh, one of the teachers/coaches who paved the way for the system that is now called th…

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Sept. 17, 2021

Revitalizing the Google Trainer Program with May Jue

In this episode, Adam and Dave get to spend some time talking with the project manager of Google for Education's Trainer program …

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Aug. 13, 2021

Gamestorming with Jon Spike

In this episode, Adam and Dave chat with game based learning enthusiast and entrepreneur Jon Spike. Jon and the boys discuss post…

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July 23, 2021

The Big Reset with Kim Darche

In episode 9, Adam and Dave chat with Kim Darche, a tech coach and teacher from the Chicago area. With an uncertain year in the r…

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July 9, 2021

Collaborating in the SPED Classroom with Jessica Reed

In this episode, Dave and Adam chat with Jessica Reed, a Special Ed teacher, speaker, and Google Innovator in Alabama who's makin…

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July 2, 2021

No More One-Size-Fits-All PD with Alex T. Valencic

In episode 7, Adam and Dave chat with Alex T. Valencic, a digital learning and professional development coordinator from Freeport…

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June 25, 2021

So you’re a teacher, what else can you do? With Jeremy Rinkel

In episode 6, Dave and Adam chat with Jeremy Rinkel, a jack-of-all-trades from Illinois who has been a teacher, an entrepreneur, …

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June 20, 2021

Learning From a Unique Year with Matt Miller

In this episode, Adam and Dave have a chat with speaker, author, inspirer, and all-around EdTech mover and shaker Matt Miller of …

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June 14, 2021

Special Episode: Tech Smackdown Panel at New Directions Conference

In this episode, Adam and Dave chat with Matt Weld of the Illinois Regional Offices of Education and Kim Darche, an Instructional…

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June 7, 2021

Staying on Top of New Ed Tech with Eric Curts

Adam and Dave talk with legendary EdTech personality Eric Curts, owner of the Control Alt Achieve blog. They chat about new updat…

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May 26, 2021

PD Post-COVID with Matt Weld

In this episode, Dave and Adam chat with Matt Weld from the Regional Office of Education #3 in Southern Illinois. They discuss th…

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May 26, 2021

How we got here

In episode 2, Dave and Adam attempt to recount their journeys through education to their current spot. It's amazing how similar t…

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