Monday, September 28, 2009

U.Va. adds iTunes U. channel

"Some content is created especially for podcasting. U.Va.'s Darden School of Business, for example, has posted seven tracks in its "Darden GreenPod" series, audio files of between 11 and 24 minutes dealing with some aspect of principles and practices of environmental sustainability."

Muscogee County Schools: District receives $1.7 million for podcasting

"Students will use the podcasts to learn new material, as well as for review. Parents will be able to view or participate in graduation ceremonies, classroom activities and current events using the podcasts."

Friday, September 25, 2009

Podcasting, more all part of school district’s technology plan

"Learning about podcasting is part of an overall plan to introduce the technology to fifth graders and later the whole elementary, Long said."

Monday, September 21, 2009

Lose Weight with Enhanced Podcasts

"...a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill study found that overweight adults who listened to enhanced podcasts on weight loss dropped significantly more pounds than those who listened to a standard weight loss podcast. "

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Teaching Resolutions for the New Year

"I am teaching a course in our honors program with another instructor who has had students create podcasts as an assignment in her courses. She will be leading me, kicking gently but probably not screaming, into trying such an assignment in our shared course."