Saturday, October 31, 2020

Season 4 - EP #8: Halloween Edition

In this episode of the podcast Chris and Rolland talk about heros (and how they see them), text messages, and educelebs and rigor.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/VXTJ-l7zq00.




Saturday, October 17, 2020

Season 4 - Episode #7: Manning Inward

In this episode the guys start off hot and end up talking about manning inward versus manning up, working with a teacher candidate, and how what they have experienced, read, and listened to are assisting them right now. 

You can listen to this episode of the podcast here

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/0sEw08ZIT4s.



Saturday, October 10, 2020

Season 4 - EP #6: C-Rock's Comments

In this episode the guys talk about Carlos' comments, Chris' barber shop experience, Rolland's drug store story, Chris' high fly-ves, and some reminiscing about their dads. 

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/A_AKtHKUD-s.



Saturday, October 3, 2020

Season 4 - EP #5: Noticing the Moments

In this episode of the podcast, Chris and Rolland talk about front end geometry, fall colours and drone flight, marking moments (the small things that happen that mean a lot to us), protecting the weekend, the high school quadmester and different tools used to teach and learn.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/oNnq9-uN5tQ.




Saturday, September 26, 2020

Season 4 - EP #4: Rolland's Whacked Out Story!

This episode is a short one! The guys talk about their long on ramp and then Rolland tells a whacked out story.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/2Te9wkFSiOM.



Saturday, September 19, 2020

Season 4 - EP #3: Post Compassion Education

In this episode of the podcast, Chris and Rolland talk about what is important right now and what is on the periphery, not being effective and learning how to operate these days, how Chris is doing at his new school, finding remote teachers, and post compassion education. 

You can listen to this episode here

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/q3DC6R55kl0.



Saturday, September 12, 2020

Season 4 - EP #2: It Was A Wild Week

In this episode, the guys talk about steaming hot coffee, moving back and forth between courses, knowing a process and moving through it (difficult conversations), Chris' studio space, and CHANGE happening. 

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/3Sih4lhOR4Q.



Saturday, September 5, 2020

Season 4 - EP #1: Political Cloak

In this first episode of season 4, the guys talk about the political cloak and why they wear one, whether teachers are being 'poked' at this particular time, positives-negatives-changes, and pivoting and over planning (what if vs what is).

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/y-q9E9Mp54A.



Saturday, August 22, 2020

Season 3 - EP#44: Zone of Proximal Development, Cognitive Load, and Instructional Levels

In this episode, the guys talk about the teacher hat vs the parent hat, and zone of proximal development + cognitive load + reading instructional levels.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/NUwXcusIT7o.


Saturday, August 15, 2020

Season 3 - EP #43: Drop the Mask

In this episode the guys talk about the time to take action (shift our thinking and prepare for September), Rolland's behaviour on the beach, and the mask (the parts of you that you bring to the classroom).

You can listen to this episode of the podcast here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/8nZ8obWf2Q8.


Friday, August 7, 2020

Season 3 - EP #42: Smell My Beard

In this episode, Chris and Rolland talk about flavoured beard spritz, our new podcast, mental health, and poetry about teachers returning to school in Septemeber. 

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/8nZ8obWf2Q8.


Saturday, August 1, 2020

Season 3 - EP #41: Untitled

In this episode of the Podcast the guys talk about....well, Rolland misplaced the show notes so you will just have to listen in and see what the guys talked about!

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/HQfW7TBfaDU.


Saturday, July 25, 2020

Season 3 - EP #40: Guess What Taylor Swift....

In this episode the guys talk about the importance of time, using social media in the context of a course, and #BradToTheFuture.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/d_iKsqXp_BI.


Saturday, July 11, 2020

Season 3 - EP #39: "Stay in Touch!" and other Connectivity Issues

In this episode of the podcast the guys talk about their contact information and who they share it with and social media connections that lead people to think that you are always accessible.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/vNnIW8WC4wo.


Saturday, July 4, 2020

Season 3 - EP #38: Go pick some Strawberries

In this episode, the guys talk about Rolland going on vacation, Chris' family plans, and edtech resources and whether you need them or not.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/VUZeUTXaJqg.


Saturday, June 27, 2020

Season 3 - EP #37: The Orthodontist says it's ok!

In this episode of the podcast the guys talk about the school year being over, the opportunity to meet up, plans for the summer, and Rolland's son starting high school.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/uExLsMIz10U.


Saturday, June 20, 2020

Season 3 - EP #36: Lucy "76" Wednesday

In this episode, the guys kick things off by talking about how many episodes they have recorded this year, their safe words, meatloaf, Rolland's back into the classroom video, Chris' crash kit, and his "Dads Shoes" project. Oh....and HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!!

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded session at https://youtu.be/XvcJ56R5kRM.


Sunday, June 14, 2020

Season 3 - EP# 35: Chris' Birthday Gift

In this episode the guys talk about their podcast episodes and how much time they have probably spent on the on ramp and off ramp, Chris' birthday gift, the light at the end of the Covid19 Pandemic and the bubble, and Covid19 routines/habits.

You can listen to the episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/piQIr5e_Pdo.


Saturday, June 6, 2020

Season 3 - EP #34: The Flat Affect

In this episode of the podcast the guys talk about feelings of happiness and sadness - which Chris refers to as the flat affect. The guys also talk about racism (institutional and otherwise).

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/Alju0yVFE7A.


Saturday, May 30, 2020

Season 3 - EP #33: It's Been a Heavy Week and Surveillance

It's been a heavy week and the guys are able to make connections to their lives based on what is currently happening in the United States.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/bbt70Onh10k.


Saturday, May 23, 2020

Season 3 - EP #32: Curbside Podcast Pickup

In this speedy episode, the guys talk about whether it is ok to joke around about the remote/distance learning situation and how far we have come with remote/distance learning.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/WL7ZTNxj_vM.



Saturday, May 16, 2020

Season 3 - EP #31: Dads

In this episode, the guys talk about being dads, caring and blurred lines, and dad shoes 2020.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/Wib6j7S6f78.


Saturday, May 9, 2020

Season 3 - EP #30: Digital Hallway Movement

In this episode, Chris talks about his book club experience, digital hallway movement, and Rolland rants.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/mjxXAdkOlBs.


Saturday, May 2, 2020

Season 3 - EP #29: Made a Difference

In this episode the guys talk about people who have made a difference in their lives.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/WMrBHF4YATs.


Sunday, April 26, 2020

Season 3 - EP #28: How high is the water line?

In this episode, the guys talk about how the internet has slowed down, the book club has started, extreme positivity one minute and then negativity the next, waiting to hear what happens with school, and the water line and how high it will get.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/oypSjgtbI-Q.





Saturday, April 18, 2020

Season 3 - EP #27: In Loving Memory of Clank

In this episode the guys talk about Clank (Chris' podcasting laptop), Rolland goes deep again (with a shoutout to Shref and Gourley), what their professional worlds look like right now, curriculum vs wellness, opting out of this remote/distance emergency learning, and when the newness of this learning will end and it won't be ok to not be ok.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/paQj4yyjlxI.


Saturday, April 11, 2020

Season 3 - EP #26: Online Teacher Led Learning and Emergency Day Plans during a Pandemic

In this episode the guys talk about emergency day plans during this pandemic (or any pandemic), our new job description, return to work on May 4th, and how emotional state during this time is so important.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/TnoBiDT6uwU.


Saturday, April 4, 2020

Season 3 - EP #25 Part 2: The Glitch (Part 2)

In part 2 of this episode Rolland and Chris talk about being guests on the "Read Into This" podcast, our podcasting style, thankful for our loyal listeners, and real live vs digital connections.

You can listen to this episode of the podcast here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/csr3pIxhBf8.

You can check out the "Read Into This" podcast at https://voiced.ca/project/read-into-this/.


Season 3 - EP #25 Part 1: The Glitch (Part 1)

In Part one of this episode Rolland and Chris talk about being upset but not showing it and the reality of COVID19. Part one ends with a power outage at Chris' house which leads to complete shut down of the podcast!

You can listen to part one of this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live broadcast at https://youtu.be/tGNZotgDs-c.




Saturday, March 28, 2020

Season 3 - EP #24: New Normal

In this episode the boys talk about.....well, Rolland can't find the show notes so you will just have to listen to find out! The title of the episode is New Normal - this means that Rolland had the werewithall to post the title to the Youtube video before writing this post. The guys talk about the Corona virus and what it is like to teach from home.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/9QhCnP9X1mY.


Saturday, March 21, 2020

Season 3 - EP #23: What is holding you?

In this episode of the podcast the guys talk about what is holding them, the first episode of the "Read Into This" podcast, and Rolland's experience in school and the connection is has to literacy.

You can listen to the episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/z6kLdE4TduE.


Saturday, March 14, 2020

Season 3 - EP #22: The Blind Spot (we all have one)

In this episode the guys talk about an experience Rolland had at a restaurant and the topic of privilege.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/GO1oHtS-C88.


Saturday, March 7, 2020

Season 3 - EP #21: The Bizarro Episode

In this episode, the guys celebrate their 110th episode and consider the #Edunext.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/UIdJ2PbRzD8.


Sunday, February 23, 2020

Season 3 - EP #20: Red for ED

In this episode, the guys talk about faith, the continued labour dispute in Ontario, a podcast that Chris listened to call Issue Zero (https://omny.fm/shows/issue-zero-with-fred-kennedy/freds-5-favourite-jean-luc-picard-episodes-of-star), and how their kids are dealing with the strikes.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/hBY-EpRWVx8.


Saturday, February 15, 2020

Season 3 - EP #19: Seeing things in a new way

In this episode the guys talk about being surprised by seeing things in a new way and some of the podcasts they have listened to this week.

You can listen to the episode here.

You can watch the recorded live session at https://youtu.be/UeFNTBfTlUc.

Here are the podcasts they talked about in this episode:

Sons of Technology Podcast: shorturl.at/adBQ6

In Conversation with Stephen Hurley: shorturl.at/qrz06

Trauma informed classroom: shorturl.at/bpAQW


Saturday, February 8, 2020

Season 3 - EP #18: How to.....for free!

In this episode, Chris and Rolland talk about Rolland's drone, sketchnoting, and Chris' creative side.

You can listen to the podcast here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/K442pAk9TzA.


Saturday, February 1, 2020

Season 3 - EP #17: How are you doing? Good.

In this episode the guys talk about whether people would pay for their content, fitting in vs belonging, what the universe wants, and their dads.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/jwxqq7SZBMY.


Saturday, January 25, 2020

Season 3 - EP #16: We don't want your money

In this episode the guys talk about breaking down the 4th wall, Patreon, strike action in Ontario, and is your school a good one?

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded video at https://youtu.be/hDHkQhIA7PQ.


Sunday, January 19, 2020

Season 3 - EP #15: Back to Normal

In this episode, things are back to normal! The guys talk about what happened last week, Chris shares a story from work, some talk about failure and success, Rolland's drone experience, and food adventures in the near future.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded live stream at https://youtu.be/WYm5UNdgBG4.



Sunday, January 12, 2020

Season 3 - EP #14: DISASTER

This episode isn't really an episode! The guys tried to podcast but things just didn't work out. Check out this disaster and listen in on how things played out.

You can listen to the audio here.

Better yet, you can watch the recorded live stream on youtube at https://youtu.be/GR6JUFLOohI.


Saturday, January 4, 2020

Season 3 - EP #13: Edupreneurs and Edutainers and their #egosystem in the #eduecosystem

Happy New Year!

The boys get back on the podcast horse by talking about educators who have left the EDU ecosystem to pursue their passion/point of view.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/mzezWi4k7P0.


Saturday, December 7, 2019

Season 3 - EP #12: Trust and Relationship

In this episode the guys use the momentum they built on their on ramp to talk about trust and relationships and low hanging fruit.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype video at https://youtu.be/a4jbsSSxpDM.


Saturday, November 30, 2019

Season 3 - EP #11: Virtual Versions of Yourself

In this episode Chris and Rolland talk about being virtual versions of themselves, the political landscape in EDU in Ontario, losing parts of yourself and adding to yourself, and the teacher performance appraisal.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/8scdRyt_Jm4.


Sunday, November 24, 2019

Season 3 - EP #10 Memories and Dreaming (Part 2)

And....here is part 2 of EP #10!

You can listen to it here.

You can watch the recorded Skype video at https://youtu.be/dMcJIo_c-TE.


Season 3 - EP #10: Memories and Dreaming (Part 1)

In this episode the boys kick things off talking about big brother and then jump into talking about dreams and memories. Rolland hit the hangup button halfway through this episode so you will have to check out part 2 to get the full podcast....sorry!

You can listen to part 1 of this episode here.

You can watch the first part of this podcast at https://youtu.be/2YmFcEFfYIE.




Saturday, November 9, 2019

Season 3 - EP #9: Infection

In this episode the guys talk about the bag of work, conferences (privilege, politics, popularity), Movember and identity, and Chris' drawings.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/pk7JVNwhSy4.


Saturday, November 2, 2019

Season 3 - EP #8: Comfort Levels and Intention

In this episode the guys talk about retirement, school life, and performance appraisal.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/IdwNhrg9Eho.


Saturday, October 26, 2019

Season 3 - EP #7: Outward Declarations

In this episode the guys talk about reflecting on podcasting, outward declarations ("I'm gonna be honest here...."), and rules for friendships.

You can listen to this episode here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/VxW2pVXIfM0.


Sunday, October 13, 2019

Season 3 - EP #6: Learning from Chaos

It is Thanksgiving weekend in Canada so Chris and Rolland talked about some personal and professional things. Rolland did not take any notes :0

You can listen to this episode of the podcast here.

You can watch the recorded Skype call at https://youtu.be/Dh4-lW1MIUE.


Saturday, October 5, 2019

Season 3 - EP #5: Busy, Resources & People, and Growth

In this episode of the podcast the guys talk about being busy, retirement, resources and people, growth and whether is stops at some point.

You can listen to this episode of the podcast here.

You can watch the recorded Skype video at https://youtu.be/TzuE1VEGbhg.