LaunchEdu Highlights 2015 Winner Zaption

LaunchEdu Highlights 2015 Winner Zaption

Chris Walsh, CEO of 2015 LaunchEdu winner Zaption, talks to Dr. Rod Berger about the power of video in education and the origins of his venture. Walsh talks about how we can impact educational experiences by transforming passive video into engaging opportunities. We also learn about Walsh’s background and what it is like to be(…)

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The Real Story Behind Gaming and Education

The Real Story Behind Gaming and Education

Story Credit: Original story published on Scholastic’s “Down the Hall” with Dr. Rod Berger Mat Frenz, Partnership Development at GlassLab, has an intimate knowledge of education gaming and the conversations bubbling up in development circles and school districts.   Dr. Rod Berger: It seems that the narrative about games in education has started to become more rich and(…)

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Eric Sheninger Podcast: The Scary Side of “Status Quo” in Educational Leadership

Eric Sheninger Podcast: The Scary Side of “Status Quo” in Educational Leadership

http://www.coreofeducation.com/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/ericsheningercoreversion.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. “The one issue that plagues education is excuses. If education is good for one thing it’s good for making excuses not to move(…)

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Can School Leaders Accurately Define 21st Century Needs?

Can School Leaders Accurately Define 21st Century Needs?

  Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. Dr. Idit Harel, CEO and Founder of Globaloria, is an Israeli American entrepreneur with extensive experience in the trenches of education innovation and thought leadership. Since her days at the MIT Media Lab, and then MaMaMedia,(…)

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School Leaders Aiding Teen Innovation

School Leaders Aiding Teen Innovation

Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. Jack Andraka has become a household name, around the world ,for his scientific breakthroughs, passion for education and enthusiasm for innovation. Andraka took time to discuss the pivotal role school leaders have played in his development(…)

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Are School Leaders Comfortable with Blended Learning?

Are School Leaders Comfortable with Blended Learning?

Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. Blended learning has captured the attention of innovators, educators and students around the world. The growing question is how will educational leaders view this modern and technological approach to curriculum delivery and experience. Dr.(…)

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