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Ask the Tech Coach Episode 19

How To Create a Great 1:1 Relationship with your Teachers as a Tech Coach

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Oct 1, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff and Nick take a look at several things a Tech Coach can do to create positive relationships with their teachers, administrators, and support staff members.

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Learning Management Systems Podcast

How To Train Your Teachers To Provide Digital Instruction using a Learning Management System

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Sep 24, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff and Nick discuss our latest post “The Great Learning Management System Debate” and share several ways that Tech Coaches can assist their school districts in creating a digital learning environment in all classrooms.

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Ask the Tech Coach Episode 17

How To Choose the Best Presentation Topic for your First Department / Building Meeting

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Sep 17, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff and Nick take a look at faculty and department meetings and discuss several solutions for choosing the best topic that will help to set up a great year of working with teachers and students. 

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Ask The Tech Coach Episode 16

What are the most important questions that Tech Coaches have for each other?

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Sep 10, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff and Nick answer the questions you have emailed, tweeted and left voice messages about.  

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Ask The Tech Coach Episode 15

Tech Coach RoundTable: What Does The First Month Look Like For A Tech Coach

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Sep 3, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” we welcome Kerry Gallagher, Sean Hackbarth, and Michael Krauszer on the program to discuss the many things that happen in the first month of being a Tech Coach.  For so many of us, the first month is filled with excitement but also misery when things don't go so well.  What is important is that we all learn how to get our first few staff encounters to be positive ones so that we have a fantastic program that is built on relationships and not just on tech.

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Ask the Tech Coach Podcast episode 14

What is the First Thing Tech Coaches Should Do In Front of Staff Members?

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Aug 27, 2018

In order to have a successful start to the school year, it is important that you ask questions of your staff and get them to learn about your program and your intentions for working with them as a coach. It’s also important that you make yourself available to their needs as teachers.

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Creating Staff Self Assessments

How Can Your School District Quickly And Successfully Assess Technology Skills For Every Staff Member?

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Aug 20, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Nick and Jeff take a look at the many ways that school districts can assess the technology skills of staff members. For many tech coaches, the collection of useable and actionable data is the basis for their entire programs.  In this show, we take a look both at traditional surveys that tech coaches can use as well as nontraditional assessment methods for quickly identifying skillsets of individual staff members.

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Tech Coach Podcast Episode 12

Instructional Tech Coach Tips: Staying Organized While Working In Multiple School Buildings

By Jeffrey Bradbury | Aug 14, 2018

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” we take a look at how to stay digitally organized while being a Technology Coach in multiple school buildings.

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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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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.