Episode #46 – Techy Expert Librarian Shannon Miller

In this episode you will get to listen to Teacher Librarian & Technology Specialist Shannon Miller!
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In this episode you’ll hear…
…who will sub for A Fuse #8 Production’s reviews (okay, okay…announcing Travis Jonker of 100 Scope Notes to take Betsy Bird’s place while she takes care of her soon-to-be new Baby Bird!)
…who I met at BEA and Blog World! (Here is a very unsubtle hint: Laini Taylor, Cliff Ravenscraft and Chris Brogan)
…Jennifer Hubert Swan of Reading Rants rant about fab Fall previews!
And with Shannon you’ll hear all about…

  • voice thread – a web 2.0 tool for kids to upload pictures and they can also make comments in different ways
  • using iMovie or Garageband with kids
  • are kids learning the standards by using tech in school?
  • incorporating the standards
  • Skyping with other classrooms across the globe
  • how to get kids voting online with @MrSchuReads
  • LitWorld’s campaign for Poetry Month and getting kids involved in that
  • where does Shannon get all the great info she tweets out?
  • how a community supports the tech advancements in a school
  • goanimate
  • animoto
  • podcasting with kids
  • all the things Shannon won for her students!
  • The Shorty Awards (guess who won?!!)
  • A Take5 Marketing Tip from Dianne de las Casas. Subject: Google calendars

Make sure to follow Shannon on Twitter: @ShannonMiller

Laini Taylor and me at BEA

Laini Taylor
If only my hair were fushia, we'd be twins!

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