Ed Tech Crew 210 - A Teachers view of MinecraftEdu

A great interview with Stephen Elford about the use of MinecraftEdu in his teaching and some of the successes and challenges. Darrel has also released a substandard quiz app about a little known AFL football team, Tony is not sure Darrel has all the copyright, trademark agreements sorted but check it out if you are areally bored :-).

Ed Tech Crew 209 - There Can Only Be One!

Lots of great discussion in this episode about the 'flipped classrom', web literacy, big resource lists, and heaps more. As usual, there are some great listener contributed links as well a few good iOS games to burn up a bit more of your time! Enjoy :)

Ed Tech Crew 208 - Leadership and ICT with St Joseph's Echuca

This week the Ed Tech Crew interview the leadership team from St. Joseph's College in Echuca.

Ed Tech Crew 207 - VITTA 2012


This week Tony and I team up in Melbourne for the two day VITTA conference on Aug 5th &6th. Vitta is the Victorian information technology teachers association, the venue was Caulfield Race Course in Melbourne and we had a great two days.

Ed Tech Crew 206 - TEDx Melbourne and the Mystery of Bubbleology

Lots of great discussion this week but not all is well in the land of Ed Tech! Tony get's fired up over the Victorian Education Department 's two page 'iPad Trial' report event after spending close to half a million dollars. While Darrel spends the discussion trying to justify his position on the use of the word curriculum in the same sentence as change! Then we move onto look at an article around Digital Natives that was certainly of a much higher research base, even though it had way to many references for Darrel's liking.

Lastly, Tony has some great interviews from the Ted X Melbourne event and the event run by the State Library Association of Victoria.

Ed tech Crew 205 - Catch Up

Time for a bit of a catch up - the websites, news, and of course great feedback and diigo links from listeners. Tony talks about the Ed Tech crew youtube channel and then we discuss HTML sites, tablets, national curriculum and a whole lot more. The usual friendly banter :)

Ed Tech Crew 204 - House Party with Shelly Terrell

In this episode we catch up with a long time contributor to the Ed Tech Crew - Shelly Terrell. We chat about ICT in education and Shelly shares her work with us - we also find out she has a secret longing to play on Jumping Castles as is looking at holding a huge ICT house party at ISTE in 2013.

Ed Tech Crew 203 - Slide2Learn


This week Tony and I meetup in Melbourne and attend the Silde2Learn conference at Albert Park College. Slide2Learn is a grass roots iOS conference run by practicing educators. If you want to learn more you can always head on over to Sldie2learn.net. At the conference we to get interview keynote speakers, attendees and conference organisers.

Ed Tech Crew 202 - Advanced Search & Erotic Fiction

Some fun information, discussion and links this week. We talk about Microsoft's new 'Surface', open source satellites, freebooks, and much more. Tony gets fired up about 'Advanced Search' and Darrel explains his week paying Apple not once but twice for an iOS Developer license!

Ed Tech Crew 201 - Two Zero One

It's been a while since the 200th show, so in this episode Tony and Darrel have a bit of catch up before moving on to more important matters like the Horizon Report, Apple announcements, and password practices. As usual we have great feedback from the Ed Tech Crew listeners with lots of interesting new websites to explore.


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