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You’re a teacher. And being a teacher is more than a profession. It’s a lifestyle. We created The Teacher Learning Sessions to fit the needs and lifestyle of teachers like you. Where teachers like you learn from conversations with leading authors and thinkers in the world of education. They share observations, ideas, and suggestions on professional development that you can bring into your teaching practice right away. Re:Teaching is hosted by Kevin Carlson, founder of The Teacher Learning Sessions. Re:Teaching provides professional development for teachers through conversations with leading authors, experts and thinkers in the world of education. Re:Teaching is part of the Teacher Learning Sessions podcast network and teacherlearningsessions.com, where teachers can learn and supplement their professional development through a blog, podcasts, and an on-line community.
Guests share their expertise, observations, ideas, and suggestions on professional development that teachers like you can bring into your teaching practice right away. Each week on this podcast, host Kevin Carlson sits with an expert educator, and as a listener, you’ll have a chair at that table to hear their thinking about their work and their thinking on a certain topic.
For more information, contact Kevin Carlson at KCarlson@teacherlearningsessions.com
A Conversation with Steven W. Anderson
Steven W. Anderson is a Dad, Learning and Relationship Evangelist, Educator, Learner and Author. As a former teacher and Director of Instructional Technology he is highly sought after for his expertise in educational technology integration and using social media for learning. As @web20classroom he regularly travels the country talking to schools and districts about the use of Social Media in the classroom and how they can better serve students through technology.
Steven has been a presenter at several educational technology conferences, including ISTE, ASCD and FETC, VSTE and numerous state and local conferences. He is also responsible in helping create #edchat, a weekly education discussion on Twitter that boasts over 500 weekly participants.
Steven been recognized with the the 2009 and 2011 Edublogs Twitterer of The Year Award along with a 2013 Bammy Award, recognized worldwide as the Educational Emmy, for his work with #edchat. He is the author of 3 books, The Relevant Educator: How Connectedness Empowers Learning, The Tech Savvy Administrator and Content Curation: How To Prevent Information Overload.
You can learn from Steven as he talks with host Kevin Carlson about Twitter and teachers, the power of hashtags, using Twitter to establish and build you on-line PLN, and how to get started on the path to becoming a more connected teacher.
A Conversation with Mike Anderson
Mike Anderson is an author, an award-winning educator, and an independent educational consultant. In addition to other books, Mike wrote The Well Balanced Teacher, The First Six Weeks of School (2nd Edition), and The Research-Ready Classroom.
After 15 years as a classroom teacher and more than 6 as a Responsive Classroom consultant and developer, Mike currently works independently writing and providing professional development in schools across the US and around the world.
You can learn from Mike as he talks with host Kevin Carlson about finding and living a well-balanced teaching lifestyle and why you, as a teacher, have a professional obligation to take care of yourself.