EdTech NOW with Tammy Neil

Our guest today is Tammy Neil. She’s been a teacher for 26 years and she co-moderates the #RuralEdChat on Twitter Tuesdays at 8:30 PM Eastern Time. RuralEdChat connects teachers from rural schools across the country. She also co-moderates the #FLedChat on Twitter.

EdTech Now is a short podcast about education technology and how it’s used in the classroom. The podcast 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, education director at Stackup.

Stackup is the only tool that unlocks the learning benefits of the entire web, while providing the accountability educators need to measure progress and engagement. With Stackup, you can measure and report online reading and learning for your entire district, in less than two minutes. Go to Stackup.netThe podcast is produced by Red Cup Agency.

Key Takeaways:

  • “I need solutions for students that don’t have access to the internet at home” Tammy at 4:48
  • “We really need offline solutions for students in their home environments” Tammy at 5:07
  • “There are just over 700 kids at my school and I can pretty much guarantee I know all 700 and something names” Tammy at 6:45
  • “When we all come together look at the beauty we create” Tammy at 11:25