Coding and Computer Science in Education Series: Trailer

Coming soon, The Randall Black Show will be sharing three episodes in a series on Coding and Computer Science Education. This three part series will feature three WV Educators sharing their experiences in implementing coding and computer science education into their classrooms and schools. The educators sharing their experiences are: Cindy ...
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The Randall Black Show: Season 2 Trailer

Season 2 of The Randall Black Show comes out on January 22, 2018. Be sure you’re subscribed in the pod-catcher of your choice to hear each new episode when it drops ...
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Telling your Story as an Educator w/Mat Deveaney

On today’s episode I’m joined by Mat Deveaney (@TheMrDevizzle). Mat grew up in southwestern Pennsylvania and now teaches 8th grade math at Weir Middle School in Weirton, WV. We discuss how educators can share their story and how that he is doing so daily with his Vlog on YouTube. I ...
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Podcasting in Education w/Jeff Bradbury

Today’s podcast features a conversation with Jeff Bradbury of the TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network (@teachercast and TeacherCast.net). Jeff also serves as the Coordinator of Instructional Technology at Westwood Regional School District where he works with teachers and students to meaningfully integrate technology into the classroom. We discuss the idea of ...
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1:1 in Pickerington Local Schools w/Brian Seymour

Brian Seymour (@seymoureducate) is the Directory of Instructional Technology for the Pickerington Local School District (PLSD) in Pickerington, OH. PLSD is the largest district in the state of Ohio to have a 1:1 initiative providing a device for every student. On this episodes of the show, we discuss the program, ...
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No Guest Needed! Various Topics, News, and Podcasts

No guest needed today. I look at a few different topics and things on my mind. First is a look at Microsoft Teams and the role it can play in a classroom. Second I’ll be talking about the case of the missing iPads in Kanawha County, WV (WSAZ News story ...
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Technology in the Music Classroom w/John Shawler and Highlights from #WVSTC17

Today’s episode of The Randall Black Show features John Shawler. John Shawler is the Band Director at Winfield Middle School in Winfield, WV. He recently presented on Tech Tools in the Music Classroom at the West Virginia Statewide Technology Conference and shares some of that same information on this episode ...
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Reflecting on Time in West Virginia w/Dr. Michael Martirano

Dr. Michael Martirano (@mjmsuper on Twitter) was the 30th West Virginia State Superintendent of Schools and currently the Interim Superintendent for Howard County Public Schools System in Maryland. On the podcast, Dr. Martirano looks back at his time serving in the State of West Virginia and looks forward to what ...
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What Does Effective PD Look Like? with the #BowTieTechGuys

Today’s episode features the #BowTieTechGuys, Kevin Sears and Luke Swiney, Technology Coordinators/Coaches for Jackson County Schools, taking part in a discuss on what effective PD should look like. They share the way in which they have begun to build their own PD offerings to better meet the needs of the ...
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Advice for Any New TIS, Upcoming Events, and Why Am I Doing This Podcast?

Today’s episode looks back at a recent blog posting of advice for new TIS candidates. I also highlight some upcoming events and talk about one of those events, #EdCampLdrOh, with one of the organizers, Mr. Bobby Dodd, To close I share an explanation of why the show is being produced ...
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