#EduDuctTape Episode 34!

Jared Cooney Horvath Episode Promo

In the 11th episode of Season 2, I’m joined by cognitive neuroscientist Dr. Jared Cooney Horvath and author of Stop Talking, Start Influencing | 12 Insights from Brain Science to Make Your Message Stick to talk about how brain science relates to some edtech issues. We discuss some vocab tools like Quizlet, Memrise, Quizizz and SuperMemo, as well as live closed captioning, sketchnoting, ebooks, collaborative notes and more.

Quote: "Use the same skill in as many different contexts as you can so you decontextualize it and now you should be able to access it more freely."

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Jake Miller

Jake is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and is the Lead Technology Integration Specialist for Brady Middle School in Ohio's Orange City Schools. In the past he taught STEM, Science & Math in Stow-Munroe Falls, Ohio, where he was also a leader in the district's Technology Leadership Team and a co-advisor for the middle school's STEM Club. He has been an educator since 2003. His Bachelor's Degree is in middle-level education (math/science) from the University of Akron and his Master's Degree is in Instructional Technology from Kent State University. He has enjoyed providing more than 100 professional development opportunities at conferences and school districts across the state of Ohio. He is very involved in Twitter (@JakeMillerTech) and provides regular pointers for educators with his #GAFETip tweets.

2 thoughts on “#EduDuctTape Episode 34!”

    1. Thank you, Daniel! My #1 recommendation is to read the book. Even if you disagree with Jared’s stance on live/closed captioning, the book itself is phenomenal. The part that you’re referring to is in Chapter 1 of the book: Text + Speech. It’s focus is not on actual captioning, but in the bottleneck created when we try to process speech & text at the same time. His references are here – https://www.lmeglobal.net/references?r_done=1 – I have not looked at them myself, so I’m eager to hear your thoughts after you view them. – Jake

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