Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

DivingDeepEDU

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

Nov 10, 2021

What guides you?  What are the forces that direct your path?

As I've reflected on those questions, I've come up with this spoken word poem, Compass.

This is the final episode in season 1, and will be taking a lengthy break from podcast production.

Post a review. Subscribe.

Dr. Matthew Downing has over 15 years...


Sep 3, 2021

What can we learn from Mr. Rogers in respect to blended learning?

Mr. Rogers transformed the television experience for kids decades ago, and there is much we can continue to learn from him today.

He encouraged listeners to slow down, established routines, created deep connections, and experimented with new ideas.

These...


Aug 27, 2021

What does an online school look like that elevates self directed learning, utilizes learning challenges, and taps into student agency?

Let me introduce you to The Forest School Online.  

This conversation with Maxwell Smith seeks to elevate unique elements of The Forest School Online in order for us to see a different...


Aug 20, 2021

What if technology made the educational experience more impactful, reduced stress, and allowed us to get more done in less time?

William Minton and Matthew Downing discuss these critical questions and much more on this helpful podcast episode.

William showcases Canopy, a new learning management system, as a way to...


Aug 13, 2021

Consistency is essential within a blended learning environment.  

More than that, consistency transcends technology and blended learning models, which makes it an ideal foundational element to build effective learning environments.  

Richard Byrne discusses this with Matthew Downing and why it is so critical.  They also...