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September 30, 2021

Thursday Teaching Tip: Podcasts related to online teaching

Submitted by Ashley Nietfeld

The K-State Global Campus instructional designer brings you Thursday Teaching Tips through K-State Today. These tips will cover Canvas, best practices in teaching online or new topics as the community begins to discuss them.

Today's Thursday Teaching Tip provides a list of podcasts to benefit teaching faculty.

  • Teaching in Higher Ed: Hosted by Bonni Stachowiak, the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast airs weekly. The podcast focuses on topics such as excellence in teaching, instructional design, open education, diversity and inclusion, productivity, creativity in teaching, educational technology and blended learning.
  • The Key with Inside Higher Ed: Hear candid conversations with higher ed newsmakers on how colleges and universities are coping with the pandemic and recession — with a special focus on equity and lower-income students.
  • The Cult of Pedagogy: Teaching strategies, classroom management, education reform, educational technology — if it has something to do with teaching, this podcast is talking about it. On the podcast, Jennifer Gonzalez interviews educators, students, administrators and parents about the psychological and social dynamics of school, trade secrets and other juicy things you'll never learn in a textbook. Other episodes feature Gonzalez on her own, offering advice on ways to make your teaching more effective and more fun.
  • Leading Lines: A podcast on educational technology: Leading Lines is a podcast on educational technology in higher education. This podcast explores creative, intentional and effective uses of technology to enhance student learning, uses that point the way to the future of educational technology in college and university settings. Through interviews with educators, researchers, technologists and others, this podcast amplifies ideas and voices that are (or should be!) shaping how we think about digital learning and digital pedagogy. Leading Lines is produced by the Vanderbilt Center for Teaching, The Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries and the associate provost for education development and technologies.
  • Tea for Teaching: This podcast is a series of informal discussions of innovative and effective practices in teaching and learning. This podcast series is hosted by John Kane, an economist; and Rebecca Mushtare, a graphic designer. Kane and Mushtare run the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at the State University of New York at Oswego.

If you have other podcast recommendations related to online teaching in higher education, we'd love to hear from you.

Please contact gcid@k-state.edu with comments, to schedule a consultation or to share ideas for future tips. Thank you for your interest in improving the quality of teaching at K-State.

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