STEM Everyday

STEM Everyday #64: Chris’s STEM Short Takes

May 9, 2017

In this episode of the STEM Everyday podcast we try something a little different.  We took some video shorts from our host Chris Woods and put them together to create this weeks episode of the STEM Everyday podcast.  If you like the audio is available for you.   STEM Everyday 1…What I Like Best about STEM Wintergatan -Marble Machine STEM Everyday 2…Standardized Testing STEM Everyday 3…NASA’s Twitter Chat NASA website https://www.nasa.gov  Sunita L. Wiliams https://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/sunita-l-williams/biography NASA Tech in The Martian […]

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STEM Everyday #63: Tony Tatangelo

May 2, 2017

Tony Tatangelo STEM in the Kindergarten Classroom Tony Tatangelo is the guest on the STEM Everyday podcast this week.  This is Tony’s second year teaching kindergarten for Iron Mountain.  He has a wide range of teaching experience from early kindergarten to college.  Tony is a graduate of Northern Michigan University.  For the kids in Iron Mountain, kindergarten is not the same.  Tony is adding activities like 3D printing, coding, hydroponics, or just going out digging up some dirt and looking […]

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STEM Everyday #62: Daniel Mares

April 25, 2017

Chris chats with Daniel Mares.  Daniel has a wide ranging experience using and implementing technology into his lessons.  He is currently an Instructional Technology Coordinator and a Social Studies teacher in a K-12 school district.  Daniel also focuses on the most important thing in education, relationships. Connect with Daniel Twitter:  @danieltmares Blog:  www.mrmares.com Linkedin:  www.linkedin.com/in/danieltmaresedu   Chris Woods Host of the STEM Everyday Podcast HS Math Teacher, STEM Presenter, iBook Creator, & Podcaster “STEM is everywhere…Let me help you see it […]

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STEM Everyday #61: Mary Ann Rogers Lamberth

April 18, 2017

Wow!  Who knew you could fit so much into one podcast.  Chris talks with Mary Ann Rogers Lamberth, STEM instructor plus Film and Broadcasting at The STEM Academy in Savannah Georgia.  Participants use problem-based, project-based learning in a collaborative, modified flipped classroom to plan, create, and present film and broadcasting products while analyzing the film-making and broadcasting process and evaluating respected films from the American and international canon along with current technology innovations and trends.  Chris and Mary Ann talk […]

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STEM Everyday #60: Calculators

April 11, 2017

The tools kids use in the classroom have sure changed over the years.  Phones once relied on a land line, you picked up the receiver and an operator connected your phone call.  Now we have added smart to the name and they will connect you from almost anywhere.  However, smartphones and tablets can be a great tool to use in the classroom.  But with so many apps out there where do you start.  When it comes to calculators choosing from […]

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STEM Everyday #59: The moment you realize you were meant to be a teacher

April 4, 2017

teacher: one that teaches; especially: one whose occupation is to instruct. Everybody has an idea of what that big important job looks like and how they will achieve that goal when they grow up.  But does Teacher ever top that list?  If you really look at it is there any bigger more important or impactful job than taking on the role of educating the future?  Chris takes a little time to talk about his journy to becoming a teacher.   Chris […]

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STEM Everyday #58: Monster Math

March 29, 2017

  Chris talks with CEO and Co-Founder of Makkajai Roopesh Shenoy about Monster Math.  Monster Math is a game which uses story lines to engage students and help them practice and learn over forty skills in math. The game is fully customizable to suit your student’s aptitude and you can choose between basic and advanced skills with a simple toggle. Website:  makkajai.com Twitter:  @makkajai       Chris Woods – Host of the STEM Everyday podcast HS Math Teacher, STEM Presenter, […]

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STEM Everyday Bonus!

March 23, 2017

It’s a bonus day for the STEM Everyday podcast. Our very own Chris Woods was a presenter at MACUL 2017.  He was kind enough to allow us to post the video of his presentation.  Enjoy!   Host of the STEM Everyday podcast: Chris Woods HS Math Teacher, STEM Presenter, iBook creator, & Podcaster “STEM is everywhere…Let me help you see it & add it to your classroom” Find Chris on Twitter: @dailystem

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STEM Everyday #57: Education Conferences

March 21, 2017

Fresh off of attending and presenting at the 2017 MACUL conference in Detroit, MI., Chris gives his thoughts on the benefits attending education conferences.  How to utilize them for connecting with new people, share experiences, and collaborate with others. Host of the STEM Everyday podcast:  Chris Woods HS Math Teacher, STEM Presenter, iBook creator, & Podcaster “STEM is everywhere…Let me help you  see it & add it to your classroom” Find Chris on Twitter:  @dailystem  

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STEM Everyday #56: Education Buzzwords

March 14, 2017

Buzzword:  a word or phrase, often an item of jargon, that is fashionable at a particular time or in a particular context. Buzzwords seem to be the hot thing in education.  Of course, there is the big one S.T.E.M which is for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics?  Maybe in place of S.T.E.M., you could broaden the focus into S.T.A.M.P.E.R., Science, Technology, Arts, Mathematics, Physical, Emotions, and Reason.  Is there a next big buzzword out there?  Chris gives his thoughts on this topic. […]

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