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Ask The Tech Coach is a podcast for Instructional Technology Coaches. Join hosts Jeff Bradbury and Nicholas Amaral each week to learn how to successfully create a Tech Coaching program for your school.

Ask the Tech Coach Podcast

Programming Robots with SPRK Lightning Lab

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Jan 3, 2018

Sphero has just rolled out their new programming platform and community center, Lightning Lab. With this app Sphero positions SPRK programming alongside Scratch and other web-enabled platform. With Lightning Lab, users can have access to all of their programs no matter which device they use to sign in as the programs travel with the user's profile.

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“The Foos” – Programming for Pre-Readers”

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Jan 2, 2018

The Foos Studio brings programming into the game design. With The Foos, students can not only learn about game design but how to create dynamic content playable in the world.

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The Best App For Green Screens on the iPad

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Jan 1, 2018

Have you ever wondered what the best app is for doing Chromakey (Green Screen) on the iPad? In this episode of Ask the Tech Coach, we share with you our favorite video app for your classroom.

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Are you an
Instructional Technology Coach?

If you are a Tech Coach or looking to become a Tech Coach, the best thing you can do for yourself in 2019 is to join the TeacherCast Tech Coach Mastermind!

Join us for our next 8-week program where you will learn the step-by-step proven system for kicking your professional development program up a notch.

Topics include: Using an LMS for Professional Development, Creating a Tech Integration Plan, Creating a Tech Coach Resume/Cover Letter, Tech Coach Websites, and much more!

Are you a Technology Coach that is in your first 4 years in the position?

Are you struggling to get into classrooms and when you do ... you aren't sure what to do next?

Do you have difficulty working in the groove between teachers and administrators?

Are you looking to lead your school district into the future by implementing innovative and exciting programs for students and teachers of all grade levels?

Do you want to get yourself ready for professional groups such as Google Trainer and Microsoft Innovative Educator but need extra support?

Are you looking to connect with other Tech Coaches from around the country with similar interests and struggles?

6 Things For Tech Coaches To Do

Six Things Every Tech Coach Should Be Encouraged To Do This Year

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Feb 9, 2019

Being an Instructional Tech Coach is never an easy task, but you don't have to do the job alone. There are several places that you can turn to for support. Here are six things we highly recommend Tech Coaches do to support their teachers in 2019.

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Tech Coach or Tech Conductor

Should You Hire A Tech Coach … Or A Tech Conductor?

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Jan 2, 2019

There are several similarities between Tech Coaches and Orchestral Conductors. What do you look for in your Instructional Technology Specialist?

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Great LMS Debate

The Great Learning Management System Debate: Featuring Canvas, Schoology and Google Classroom

By Nick Amaral | Sep 16, 2018

Learn what to look for when searching for a Learning Management System for your school district this year!

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Tech Coach First Day Presentation

How to Introduce Yourself and Have a Great First Week of School as a Tech Coach

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Aug 27, 2018

Learn how to start the school year off on the right foot with these helpful tips for Instructional Tech Coaches.

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Technology Self-Assessment Blog Post

Should Schools Be Asking Teachers To Self Assess Their Tech Skills And If So … what Would That Look Like?

By Nick Amaral | Aug 20, 2018

In this post, we look at several reasons for creating an educational technology self-assessment and provide a FREE downloadable template for use.

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3 Ways To Keep Digitally Organized as a Tech Coach

3 Ways to Organize Your Google Drive or OneDrive for the Tech Coach in Multiple Buildings.

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Aug 7, 2018

Are you a Tech Coach in multiple buildings? In this post we will walk you through our top 3 digital organizational tips to keep you moving quickly each day!

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Instructional Technology Coach

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With over 18 years of teaching professionally in the classroom and over 800 educational podcasts recorded, Jeff Bradbury is a world-known educator, podcaster, and clinician.

Jeff is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Microsoft Certified Trainer TEDx Speaker, and has worked with more than 400 educational technology companies through his TeacherCast Educational Network that he founded in 2011.

Jeff Bradbury has presented at the ISTE conference, as well as dozens of other conferences across the country and has presented Keynote Presentations for Pearson and EdTechNJ.

Contact Jeff today to invite him to speak or present at your next event.