The Learn with John Eick Podcast packages the topics of 21st Century Learning and Leadership in a paradigm of hope, wonder and gratitude. Stop by and listen for a little laughter, inspiration and edu-straight talk.
This show is all about functioning in an ever increasing digital world with learning disabilities. Created by Jennifer Cronk who is dyslexic and has executive dysfunction, this show is designed to empower students, teachers, and parents to assist learning for all students.
The finish line must be just around this next turn.
Just a little riff on how epic is feels to see the world come full circle!
In this episode I am riffing on pouring into those around us on the last day before Winter Break. I hope you that you are well.
Just riffin on something I heard that made me smile.
Just wanted to get the new seasons started, yes, its a few months late, but I am fired up to start talking edu again!
In this Episode, I get a chance to ask 3 questions of my good friend Brent Coley. He asks me the same 3 questions and we are both posting this to our podcast channels! It was a blast to connect!
We were just breaking for lunch, in the Doctorate in Educational Leadership program at Sacramento State University, so I whipped out my phone, clicked record and captured the thoughts of a couple of my classmates on, "why get a Doctorate?"
Narrowing in on my dissertation, I am starting to think this thing that is school culture might be an interesting area to study.
I am so fired up to riff on "Hey" day at my campus today. During the #GreatKindnessChallenge we are having a ton of fun and my pitch is: this is worth the time!
Just riffin on something that inspired me: I almost missed an opportunity at inspiration, but took a leap of faith and was blown away by what happens when you bring people together.
Just launching the 2019-2020 school year, kickin off Season 4, and giving some thanks to my PLN. Music by bendsound.com
Just riffing with my good friend Brent Coley about his new book #Eduinflence. Click here to head to amazon and grab a copy of the book! Music by Bensound.com
Just riffin on some rifs...Happy Summer. Music by Bensound.com
I hope you dig the show, I just put up a new show as well and some slick resources about staff appreciation at www.virtualleadershipacademy.com. Go check it out! Thanks for tuning in! Music by bensound.com
I was just minding my own business when my old friend, Dr. Sebastian Cognetta showed up in my town out of the blue. I am a #BigFan, so I asked if he wanted to riff and the rest is on the cast! Music by bensound.com
I had a short conversation at #CUE19 that blew my mind! Music by bensound.com
Just a riff about an upcoming gig: the CUE Duet. I am excited to see what happens when two educators take the stage to share what works to empower students! Music by Bensound.com
Just a riff about the state of affairs in January 2019 and how the four C's may be the solution.
This riff is about the difference between gathering a set of books and gathering a set of people! This January, at CLSTech19, I am looking forward to connecting with my PLN in Monterey!
Kyle Schwartz is a third-grade teacher at Doull Elementary in Denver Public Schools. Her first book: I Wish My Teacher Knew: How One Question Can Change Everything for Our Kids focuses on realities that students face and how educators can respond to their students’ needs. Her second book: I Wish For Change: Unleashing the Power of Kids to Make a Di…
Just a quick riff on why starting off with celebrations makes meeting time more productive. Music by Bensound.com
This is an audio stream of the keynote I delivered at the William Jessup University Education Conference on October 6, 2018. Music by Bensound.com
Caught the amazing Christina Eick, Emily Battin and Aimee Wells riffing on a Google Hangout and what I overheard just blew my mind! Music by bensound.com
Big shout out to anyone who helps a student manifest the four C's, not only inside their classroom, but allows them the freedom to take it out into the world! Music by Bensound.com
Part 2 of a conversation with Dr. Bob Dillon about learning spaces. Dr. Robert Dillon is an author, speaker, educator, and a lifelong learner. His twenty plus years in education has seen him serve kids and families as a teacher, principal, technology director, and innovation leader. His primary focus is working to bring synergy to instructional des…
Just riffin on the Twittersphere and the EduEchochamber...I dig'em.
Big shout out to the amazing Mrs. Sanchez for her bravery and innovation: she is willing to say #K2cantoo!
Welcome to Season 3...who knows what will happen!?
Dr. Robert Dillon is an author, speaker, educator, and a lifelong learner. His twenty plus years in education has seen him serve kids and families as a teacher, principal, technology director, and innovation leader. His primary focus is working to bring synergy to instructional design, technology infusion, and learning space design. He believes tha…
Thanks everyone for a great two years of podcasting...see you in the new year for Season 3!
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This riff is a recurring thought I have every year at this time. Spring has sprung, the sun is out, the school year is winding to a close, and we all need to remember that the tension will all fade when the final bell rings.
Just a riff that came to mind while I was on stage emceeing a gig in my local community. What are we doing with these large open spaces in our schools? Music by Bensound.com
The focus of this episode is going to be on engaging students through 20-time projects and providing them different avenues to express their learning. Our main focus is how are we going to harness the interest of students who are struggling to overcome learning disabilities and other challenges. Keep this in mind and share any stories that you have…
This episode is a recording of my keynote from Lead 3.0 in April of 2018. It may be better to watch the video so you can follow along with some of the slides, but I think it plays ok as a listen in the car as well. Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBnHv19MS9w Music by Bensound.com
Heidi Bernasconi shares how she engages all students. Heidi has been teaching at Clarkstown (NY) High School North since 2004 where she currently teaches Marine Biology, Biology, and Business. She also serves as the high school's technology liaison and also runs the Wellness Committee. Twitter: @biobernasconi Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Jennifer an…
Stephen is the author of the novel Black Ice, a coming of age thriller with five-star ratings on Amazon. And the short story collection Intolerance. These books as well as much of his writing and focus on kids in crisis - social (often racial), emotional, physical, drug/alcohol related - and the various ways they deal or don’t deal, with their prob…
A quick reflection on #CUE18, along with some live audio clips taken throughout the conference! Music by: Bensound
Heather Chastain unpacks a great event that makes a difference for students and parents at Westlake Charter School.
Rachael Sessler Trinkowsky works with a variety of assistive technology including screen readers and screen magnification software. Dr. Sessler Trinkowsky's credentials include a B.A. in Special Education and a Master of Health Science in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Florida. She also earned an Educational Specialist and a Ph.D.…
After a long time in administration, it is time to tell it like it is, its not harder, its not easier, its different. Music by bensound.com
Just a conversation that started in the parking with @teachersutton changed the way I see the annual Science Fair.
Katie Novak, Ed.D. is an internationally renowned education consultant as well as a practicing leader in education as an Assistant Superintendent of Schools at the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District in Massachusetts. With 15 years of experience in teaching and administration, an earned doctorate in curriculum and teaching, and 4 books publis…
Mike Marotta continues the conversation and shares great AT recommendations! Mike Marotta is a RESNA Certified AT Professional with over 28 yrs experience. He runs his own technology consulting firm, Inclusive Technology Solutions, LLC. As an evaluator, Mike works collaboratively with teams in all environments (school, workplace, and community) to …
Just a riff about how hard it is to succeed on our first try and what happens when we persevere.
Mike Marotta is a RESNA Certified AT Professional with over 28 yrs experience. He runs his own technology consulting firm, Inclusive Technology Solutions, LLC. As an evaluator, Mike works collaboratively with teams in all environments (school, workplace, and community) to effectively match the individual’s needs to technology supports. Twitter: @mm…
Just a rant about how to prepare our kids for an unknown future. Music by bensound.com
Host, Jennifer Cronk speaks with author, Rushton Hurley. Rushton Hurley, speaker, consultant and author recently published his second book, “Making Your Teaching Something Special.” This book, in addition to his first, really spoke to me as a student and educator with learning disabilities. Rushton’s work describes how a teacher can shift their pra…
Last week I stumbled across a fantastic learning that I am dying to share! Check out this book by Dr. Evergreen: Presenting Data Effectively - 2nd Edition. Music by Bensound.com
Host, Jennifer Cronk speaks with Dee Lanier. Originally from Southern California, “Sociologist turned Technologist,” Dee Lanier is a passionate and energetic educator and learner with over a decade of instructional experience on the K-12 and collegiate level. Dee holds Undergraduate and Master’s degrees in Sociology with special interests in educat…