Wirth the Byrne: A weekly podcast featuring our favorite arts and technology integrated lessons, exploring authentic assessment, and why its worth the extra effort to allow our lessons to leap off the page and into the real world.
Episode 5: Let's Finally Kick That Lecture Habit!13/11/2018 Duración: 06min
In this episode, we debunk three common myths about the benefits of lecture-based classes. Thanks to our former students Dario Rock and Krish Malhotra for allowing us to interview you and creating our theme music! For more information or to contact us, please visit wirthitteaching.com.
The Power of the Kid19/04/2018 Duración: 21min
Part 2 of our discussion with history teacher Jill Frazee as she grapples with the idea of communicating without using the five paragraph essay and reaching an authentic audience. We begin to tackle the design thinking process and using the problems of our past to find solutions for the future. Raw and real, we deal with issues of assessment and time management; this is not a polished because teaching is messy!
Starting the Conversation02/04/2018 Duración: 18min
The first episode of our podcast featuring our favorite innovative and arts integrated lessons. We explore authentic assessment, and why it’s worth the extra effort to allow our lessons to leap off the page and into the real world. Thank you to Krish Malhotra for our theme music!