Take A Sneak Peek at our “For The Love of EdTech” Podcast!

Take A Sneak Peek at our “For The Love of EdTech” Podcast!

We are just about a week away from the premiere of our new podcast, For the Love of EdTech! For the Love of EdTech is a podcast by educators, for educators that explores how educational technology can be used to improve students’ learning experiences. It also showcases easy ways educators can implement EdTech in their classrooms. 

Hosted by Kara Hutchinson and Caryn Kelley of the Southwestern Ohio Instructional Technology Association (SOITA) and CET EdTech, For The Love of EdTech will introduce educators to the vast and developing world of educational technology through expert advice, guest interviews, helpful resources and much more! The podcast premieres September 23 and new episodes will drop every other Thursday on your favorite streaming platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts and more! You’ll be able to find episodes, supporting resources, guest bios and additional information on our website at www.fortheloveofedtech.org

Here’s what we have coming up: 

Episode #101
Premieres Thursday, September 23 at 9am

Hosts Kara Hutchinson and Caryn Kelley introduce themselves and discuss their roles and journeys into the world of EdTech. Find out what For The Love Of EdTech is all about and what they’re looking forward to for future episodes!

Episode #102
Premieres Thursday, October 7, at 9am

Taking the first step in using technology in the classroom as a learning tool can be challenging, but EdTech doesn’t have to be scary! In this episode, Matt Gerberick, the newest addition to SOITA, joins us to talk about starting small, taking chances and trying something new. 

Episode #103
Premieres Thursday, October 21, at 9am

Creating a makerspace can be more simple than you might think! In this episode, our special guest Rachel Esterline of Brookville Intermediate School teaches us that creating makerspaces can start with just some simple items. 

Episode #104
Premieres Thursday, November 4, at 9am 

Join us as we talk to Bill Mooney, an educational consultant from WOSU Classroom in Columbus, Ohio, about how his past life as a history teacher led him into the world of EdTech. Then, learn about how you can use podcasts and audio projects as a learning tool in the classroom. 

Episode #105 
Premieres Thursday, November 11, at 9am

Mike Corcoran from Darke/Preble County ESC discusses creating video lesson libraries. Hear Mike’s journey into educational technology, learn his passion developed and what he thinks all educators should remember when it comes to using technology in the classroom!