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Education Table Talk

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Join Ed Table Talk’s host Michael Jay and our founding sponsor MCH Strategic Data at The Table for our upcoming show! Education Table Talk is a fast-paced education talk radio show dedicated to informing and invigorating our audience with issues critical to PreK-12 Education. Are you interested in learning about technology, standards, early childhood, and more? Then you’ve found the right place!

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In our first Play to Learn show we discussed if and how games are becoming an integral part of today's school-based learning experiences. In this show, we will look at the role games can play in developing skills that might not otherwise be... more

Constraints need not lead to conformity. We all learn that no two snowflakes are alike and yet the properties that dictate how liquid water crystalizes are the same for each. The Common Core are a set of standards that leave room for... more

Museums are no dinosaur! Museums and new Instructional Resources. We've all experienced the museum as a place to go as a member of an elementary class or on a stormy weekend day. In the internet age, museums have an audience... more

Play to Learn, Part I: When will educational games be mainstream instructional resources, or are they already? What is the role of play for humans? In our rather puritanical society is play a valid method to support learning or does it change... more

One of the significant promises of big data in education is to predict and prevent student failure. Of course we want to see learners succeed and data can help us with that as well, however, catching students before they get lost or even... more

Re-forming Summative Assessments: Blurring the line between learning and testing We will explore the following questions: What does a learning environment look like where learning and assessment are seamlessly integrated? What... more

Where Art Thou?: Moving from STEM to STEAM STEM is all the rage and rightly so. The skills our children need to learn regardless of their profession incorporate the skills that are taught in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics... more

November More than Just a Good Idea: Education Research Guide to Product Development Ideas abound for new teaching methodologies, and curriculum, and each claims to be innovative and effective. Governments throughout the world... more

School is Where Your Brain is: The Home-School Connection Historically, learning took place throughout all aspects of a child's life. Maybe not traditionally, maybe it's in the distant past with the advent of school, but many made an... more

Active learning is hard to leave in the classroom… if compelling, learners recount and rethink what they learned long after the lesson ends. The Maker movement embraces a ?hands on, minds on? approach that links the tactile... more