On today’s episode, Lee Schneider interviews Alex Corbitt about finding good books to assign for reading, how to recognize and reject fake news, and innovative ways that educations can use programs like Garage Band to spark enthusiasm about reading.
EdTech NOW is sponsored by Stackup, a Chrome browser extension that tracks reading online for teachers and students and delivers metrics to administrators. The podcast is hosted by Noah Geisel. Lee Schneider hosts this episode.
“I’ve really switched my focus to not just getting books in the classroom but getting books that “A” my kids want to read and “B” the books that are culturally relevant to my students experience” Alex at 1:19 “What you learn needs to reflect your experience” Alex …