Staff Development vs. Professional Learning

https://media.blubrry.com/randallblackshow/p/pinecast.com/listen/ec08f878-1deb-4672-8536-68ed108aa7e4.mp3Teachers across the world are required each year to complete a specific number of hours of “professional” or “staff development.” Many times they are all funneled into a single room …

Technology in the Music Classroom w/John Shawler and Highlights from #WVSTC17

https://media.blubrry.com/randallblackshow/p/pinecast.com/listen/ff500e2d-9b88-4f88-93b0-35835ce2927f.mp3Today‚Äôs 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 …

Being a Connected Educator w/Derek Oldfield

https://media.blubrry.com/randallblackshow/p/pinecast.com/listen/ef4485b3-8483-4705-aa9e-2cff95ffbae2.mp3Derek Oldfield is the Assistant Principal/Athletic Director at Wirt County High School in Elizabeth, WV. Derek is a former classroom teacher of mathematics and a strong proponent of Personalized PD …