When we were assigned to produce a podcast, we weren't given much instruction on how to make a good podcast. After listening to the students, I quickly learned! Here's a couple of tips I would like to share:
2. Make it fun, make it your own! There's nothing like having to learn about something so boring. What a wonderful way to get students enthuased about learning. It's also a good way to get the students to facilitate in their own learing. These students got really creative to make the information interesting and memorable.
The Benefits of Podcastinng in the Classroom
Like I mentioned before, I had no clue of how podcasting could be used in the classroom. Here are some reasons why teachers and future educators should promote project based learning in the classroom:
- an effective way of interacting with students outside of the classroom
The Education Podcast Network is a collaboration of ideas from people from around the world. This is a great tool for teachers to utilize to gather lesson plan ideas from other educators. The EPN also allows you to access specific podcasts based on a specific subject. The EPN is basically the yellow pages for educators. This site definitely helps teachers to develop 21st century lesson plans that are creative and innovative.