Season 2

Nov. 29, 2022

82 | The Roastery: Big Publishers & Topia.io

This week we put big publishers on the burner. Things get a little heated as we let'm have it. Yes, they have their redeeming ele…

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Nov. 22, 2022

81 | Stevie Frank & OneNote

We are excited to share our interview with Stevie Frank for this week's investigation into HiTech. Stevie is a new friend from Tw…

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Nov. 15, 2022

80 | Tutoring & Readwise

Will and Josh take on tutoring! What's its purpose in education and how do we cultivate it online learning. We think this will be…

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Nov. 8, 2022

79 | The Roastery: Large LMSs & Screencast-o-matic

Welcome to The Roastery: a place where we load up a topic and roast it! That's right, the usual niceties are put to the side, and…

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Nov. 1, 2022

78 | Maker Spaces & SteamHead

Let's make it! No, this is not an episode of Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman's " Making It " (though I do recommend watching that).…

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Oct. 25, 2022

77 | Does every lesson need an assessment? & Honorable Mentions

Josh and Will beg the question, "does every lesson need an assessment?" If you're nodding along, excellent, join us. If you're li…

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Oct. 18, 2022

76 | Fink's Taxonomy & fan.school

We conclude the Robin S. Jeffers Learning Taxonomy Series by doing a panel conversation with Robin. S Jeffers herself and Dr. Jus…

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Oct. 11, 2022

75 | Kirkpatrick's Taxonomy & Zencastr

Four for more! We get into our last solo conversation in the Robin S. Jeffers Learning Taxonomy Series. Kirkpatrick's Taxonomy is…

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Oct. 4, 2022

74 | Webb's Depths of Knowledge & Zotero

Episode three in the Robin S. Jeffers Learning Taxonomy Series brings us Webb's Depths of Knowledge. The DOK taxonomy provides us…

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Sept. 27, 2022

73 | Gagné's Taxonomy & Remind

Episode two in the Robin S. Jeffers Learning Taxonomy Series (it's just a joke folks: this is not a memorial plaque) takes us to …

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Sept. 20, 2022

72 | Bloom's Taxonomy & Untools.co

We start off the Robin S. Jeffers Learning Taxonomy Series by investigating Bloom's Taxonomy. This foray starts with a few defini…

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Sept. 13, 2022

71 | Learning Designers React: LinkedIn Learning & Soundtrap

Josh and Will wrap the series up solo as they review several LinkedIn Learning courses. Their insights pull from years of experie…

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Sept. 6, 2022

70 | Learning Designers React: Assignments & Susannah Simmons

Our Learning Designers React series continues with Susannah Simmons joining us to debrief several assignment prompts. This conver…

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Aug. 30, 2022

69 | Learning Designers React: Wendy's & Lynée Sanute

Our Learning Designers React series starts off with Will, Josh, and their friend Lynée reacting to this video : a Wendy's cold dr…

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Aug. 23, 2022

68 | Robin Jeffers: Taxonomies & Dotstorming

Robin joins us again to talk learning taxonomies: Bloom's, Fink's, Webb's and more! If you're unfamiliar or just like nerding out…

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Aug. 16, 2022

67 | College: Jobs or Learning? & LinkedIn

What is college good for? We open up the conversation on whether college and academia should be for learning or workforce develop…

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Aug. 9, 2022

66 | Accessibility & Equatio

More house metaphors in this episode - what can we say? We like metaphors! Join us as we learn what about accessibility, why it's…

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Aug. 2, 2022

65 | User Experience & Microsoft Office Lens

Metaphors galore in this episode: we talk about designing content for your students in an affective and clear method. User Experi…

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July 26, 2022

64 | Absence in Online Courses & AirTable

Many elements of the physical classroom translate to the virtual learning environment: but does absence? Can a student be tardy t…

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July 19, 2022

63 | Academic Integrity & (Don't) Turnitin

Some strong opinions and hot takes in bound! Josh and Will sink their teeth into the conversation on plagiarism, cheating, and di…

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July 12, 2022

62 | LMS as Surveillance pt. 2 & Miro

Continuing the conversation on the LMS. Josh and Will have worked in this field for quite some time, so it's no surprise that the…

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June 28, 2022

61 | LMS as Surveillance & Mentimeter

Will makes his best effort to put his tinfoil hat away, but Josh eggs him on. Is anything new? We talk about the impact of the LM…

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June 21, 2022

60 | Cognitive Dissonance & Around

Josh and Will (and their surprise cohost?!) start a conversation off on cognitive dissonance. This topic proves a little fuzzy fo…

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June 14, 2022

59 | Robin Jeffers: Instructional Design & Gimkit

This week we chat with Robin Jeffers, one of Josh's colleagues, about Instructional Design: what is it, why, who, what, and all o…

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June 7, 2022

58 | Micro Learning & EdApp

We start a long conversation on a short topic: micro learning! It's a trendy topic and we all engage with it at some level in our…

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May 31, 2022

57 | CREATE & ThreadIt

This week's episode dives deep into discourse development. We highlight the CREATE system created by Dr. Marcela Borge ( Twitter …

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May 24, 2022

56 | Game-Based Learning Series: Game Away & Construct 3

Wrapping up our three-part series on game-based learning with breakdown and summary. Josh and Will love video games, so we hope t…

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May 17, 2022

55 | Game-Based Learning Series: Dr. Justin Harbin

Justin is back to chat games and play with us. While he may be less into the video games than we are, he brings an equal or great…

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May 10, 2022

54 | Game-Based Learning Series: Chris Morris

Back with another series! This time, game-based learning. We plan to dig into the big areas of games and how they play into teach…

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May 3, 2022

53 | Reflection & Reflection.App

Our level of meta knows no bounds. Once more, we pick a topic and go deep down the rabbit hole. In this conversation, we discuss …

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April 19, 2022

51 | Cognitive Load & Otter

Breaking down the concept of Cognitive Load can take some effort. Hopefully, Will and Josh make it a little easier for you this w…

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April 12, 2022

50 | Talk Time & Adobe Rush

*celebrate* :clapping: Let's go! We are so excited for this episode. Seriously, 50 episodes is no small feat! More importantly, w…

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April 5, 2022

49 | Accelerated Learning Series: Our Breakdown

Josh and Will conclude the Accelerated Learning Series with a debrief and review. Many thanks to Justin, Casey, and Alex for join…

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March 29, 2022

48 | Accelerated Learning Series: Alex Wissler

For our third installment, we catch up with Alex Wissler to talk about what it would take for him to start another degree. This c…

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March 22, 2022

47 | Accelerated Learning Series: Casey Bonner

Episode two in our series on Accelerated Learning programs finds us chatting with Will's sister-in-law, Casey Bonner, about what …

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March 15, 2022

46 | Accelerated Learning Series: Dr. Justin Harbin

This episode starts our series on Accelerated Learning programs. Josh and Will sit down with Justin Harbin, Ed.D. , to talk about…

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March 8, 2022

45 | Should we use portfolios? & Milanote

Josh and Will discuss whether or not we should use portfolios in education. It's a common practice, but does it have the pedagogi…

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March 1, 2022

44 | Chris Morris: VR for Education & SyncSketch

We sit down with Chris Morris , Lead 3D Artist at Major Mega , to talk about VR for Education. If you're unfamiliar with this ide…

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Feb. 22, 2022

43 | Testing for Learning & Socrative

All of us use tests; all of us have taken a test at some point in our lives. We beg the question, what would it look like to actu…

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Feb. 15, 2022

42 | Teacher PD & Calendly

What should teacher professional development look like? Most of us have had experience the full gamut on this one: bad training s…

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Feb. 8, 2022

41 | Standardized Online Courses & iorad

Should we standardize online courses? This conversation is a fun ride of ups and downs. Josh and Will have been wrestling with th…

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Feb. 1, 2022

40 | Podcasting for Education & Anchor

We finally tackle the podcasting for education. That is, we discuss how you can use podcasting to create content for your student…

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Jan. 25, 2022

39 | Dave at Equity Maps

Our first interview episode of Season 2 is here. In this episode, Josh and Will connect with Dave Nelson at Equity Maps . If you'…

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Jan. 18, 2022

38 | Should we use proctoring software? & FlipGrid

Will and Josh tackle the tricky idea about proctoring software: is it good or not? Should we use it? This conversation is fun and…

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Jan. 11, 2022

37 | Glen Irvin: K12 v. HigherEd & Nearpod

Episode 2 of Season 2 brings us an exhilarating conversation with our good friend and colleague, Glen Irvin. Glen is a bigger ner…

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Jan. 4, 2022

36 | Should We Use Teachers Pay Teachers? & Wakelet

We're back! Season 2 is spinning up with the question, should we use Teachers Pay Teachers? This conversation is a little spicier…

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