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DivingDeepEDU

Thought provoking conversations that help listeners dive deeper into educational practices.

Nov 24, 2020

Matthew Downing chats with Michael Soskil about his newest book and the pivotal role teachers play in transforming the education system and preserving democracy.

Throughout the conversation they discuss powerful classroom activities that can be easily implemented, the importance of student agency within a school, and...


Nov 20, 2020

What can we learn from this remote learning experience?  Matthew Downing chats with Steven W. Anderson and Shaelynn Farnsworth about broader theoretical insights as well as practical takeaways.  

They delve into change theory, high quality professional learning, engaging in deeper learning, and the nuts and bolts of a


Nov 11, 2020

What can help lead to deeper learning when integrating technology? 

Matthew Downing and Dr. Scott McLeod discuss this relevant and important question. Scott brings it with theory and examples galore that can be easily applied to the learning environment.  

Scott adds to the conversation by highlighting his 4...


Oct 9, 2020

Teachers are on constant lookout to promote deeper learning with the use of technology.  

Matthew Downing and Monica Burns discuss many ways to accomplish that such as creating authentic audiences, purpose, and open ended activities.

Listen in as we discuss these important concepts with practical application.  Subscribe...


Oct 4, 2020

How can we make literature come alive for our students?  Literature is supposed to make us feel and imagine.  Stories were meant to entertain.  However, many of our students experience the opposite of excitement and entertainment when studying literature. 

Join Matthew Downing and Dom Traynor as they discuss ways to...