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Music to Our Ears

I recently posted about the collaboration Megan Peschke and I have created a shared Flipgrid grid between her kindergartners and my high school physics students. We conducted introductions which took on a life of their own. We have moved on from hellos to address to science content. My students are currently in a unit on sound and waves. Flipgrid was a great way to share learning during our energy unit. So, my students are sharing their learning with me and the kindergartners. The one major online interactive hub for exploring sound that is easily accessible across devices and different age levels is Chrome Music Lab. If you are not familiar with it. It is a free set of interactive labs created by Google exploring different aspects of sound.  This exploration and sharing took place over a couple of different activities. In our physics class, these activities were part of a series of applications of concepts students had learned during flipped interactive lectures conducted in Pear Deck.…

What Podcasts do Educators Recommend?

I put out the call yesterday for podcasts featuring conversations with educators. The response was overwhelming. 

The Number 1 Podcast by far was Cult of Pedagogy by Jennifer Gonzalez!
Below you'll find a slideshow with all the podcasts that got multiple recommendations. There were a bunch that I had never listened to before and am excited to catch up with. Click on the image or name to get more info about the podcast.

Yesterday I also created 2 different posts on podcasts.
Why Podcasts for PD?
Where to Start with Podcasts for PD (featuring some of my favorite PD Podcasts)

Here is a complete list of all of the podcasts that were recommended in alphabetical order. 

Currently in the process of linking out each one, some podcasts have more of a web presence than others. Some may just take you to iTunes or iOS podcast app.
I would love to add short pull quotes for each podcast. So if you have one for any on the list, please complete this form:

Here's the Original Tweet if you want to follow all of the replies!


  1. I have this post dangerously saved. I listen to a lot of podcasts there will be more! haha I do love Cult of Pedagogy and Teacher on Fire now.Thanks for this

    1. Thanks so much, Tammy! This makes my day. So thankful to hear you've gotten some value from Teachers on Fire. 👊🔥

    2. I agree! So many I need to catch up on too. VERY DANGEROUS!

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