iTunes & Podcasting for Teachers

If you don't have an iPod or an iPhone, don't worry. You don't need one to podcast or to listen to a podcast. iTunes has great educator resources to deliver training materials to you and/or your students. What's a podcast? View the video below for a quick and easy explanation from Common Craft.

Also, watch this video explaining a great education resource iTunesU - podcasts developed by universities.

June 17, 2009 Workshop Module:

Podcasting - what is it?
Itunes and iPods

Examples of Podcasts in Education:
The Education Podcast Network
Podcast Network

Podcast Alley
Mabry Online

Finding Podcasts:
Search strings: "Educational podcasts"; "ESL podcasts"; "Algebra Podcasts"

What do I need to make a Podcast?
1. a Microphone
2. an editing software (Audacity is free and easy!)
3. a website to hold your audio and FEED it (like a blog!)