The Edtech Podcast https://theedtechpodcast.com Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:28:29 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en-US #136 – Global Innovators at HundrED Summit We speak to Global innovators from around the world, as recorded at HundrED Summit in Helsinki. Many of our guests have a background in user design or brand and have found success in applying their thinking to creating bold learning experiences.

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#135 – FINLAND: “It’s time to come up with new innovations” This episode was recorded at HundrED Summit in Helsinki. We talk about how to sustain and scale change in education. The role of autonomy, entrepreneurialism, teachers and students in change making AND why we should never forget the greats in pedagogical thinking.

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#134 – Edtech Cheer This week find out how you can win a job lot of nano seconds in a special listener giveaway, PLUS we throw back to TechCrunch, editor, Mike Butcher reviewing the Next Billion edtech prize nominees, and chat to Vikas Pota about new venture Tmrw Digital. Also, as a listener find out how you can pick up your complimentary ticket to GESF/Next Billion 2019. 

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Keynote Notes from the Global Education Technology Summit in Beijing From one Olympic park in London, to the Bird’s Nest in Beijing. I’ve arrived for my first trip to China. Here are my notes from the first keynotes at the GET Summit.

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Incentives to base your edtech company in the ZMTB building in Beijing I visited Beijing last month and part of my trip included visiting the ZMTB "MOOC" building in Beijing. ZMTB are keen to welcome international edtech companies to be housed in the building and become part of Beijing's edtech scene. Find out how you can get involved.

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#133 – What is Edtech 50 Schools & how can you enter? This week we explore the Edtech 50 Schools initiative and how you can enter. Don't worry, if you're listening to this after the deadline (End Jan 2019) you'll still hear about great case studies of innovative and impactful schools. 

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#132 – Artificial Intelligence in Education This week we have the final episode of the Ufi Upskilling mini-series on The Edtech Podcast. This series takes a bite-size look at technologies in work-place training which are changing the ways we learn and thrive. This week, we look at artificial intelligence in adult education.

What else? This week's main feature is a LIVE podcast discussion on how AI can help in education, including the need to maintain a balance between a reliance on computers and human interaction.

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#131 – Raising the Student Voice This week I'm delighted to bring the second episode of the Ufi upskilling mini-series on The Edtech Podcast. This series will take a bite-size look at technologies in work-place training which are changing the ways we learn and thrive. This week, we look at “tipping qualification and assessments on their head”.

What else? This week's episode main feature is a LIVE podcast discussion on raising the student voice, including what we can do to bring student's into decision making whilst improving their communication skills.

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An honest conversation about AI in education A summary of our conversation on AI in education at GET Summit 2018, with resources, examples and more from around the world.

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#130 – Saving teachers time This week on the podcast we look at the critical issue of saving teachers time with Teacher Toolkit, Laura McInerney and guests. Where can tech help? And where do new tech solutions add to workload? Plus, a quick cutaway to an edtech podcast listener and throwback to past Cool Initiatives competition winners Flash Academy. 

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