Kelly Croy interviews Anthony DiLaura about using iBooks Author to create multimedia iBooks in the classroom to engage students, provide Professional development for staff, and as a source for passive income.
Anthony DiLaura serves Zeeland Public Schools as a high school math teacher and instructional technology specialist. His one-to-one iPad math classroom leverages the iPad as tool for inquiry and student creativity. Anthony was recognized by Apple for his innovative use of iPad in education and named as an Apple Distinguished Educator in 2013. Anthony enthusiastically shares his knowledge at various conferences around the country including South by South West Edu, NCTM, FlipCon, and Phillips Exeter MST conference. Recently, he founded the organization iBookhack.org. Through ibook hackathons, he helps educators create their own digital curriculum in the form of mobile, media-rich, multi-touch iBooks that foster curiosity and student engagement. To date, ibookhack events have popped up across the country and seen hundreds of teachers author and publish high quality interactive textbooks using iBooks Author.
Mentioned in this podcast:
Anthony's website: www.iBookHack.org
The book: Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon
The book: Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck
Today our focus will be the importance of making health the foundation of your teaching lifestyle. We will share some productivity secrets, time management hacks, and many health tips. Hey! You cannot impact lives or advance your lifestyle if you aren't healthy and feeling great.
If you seek success, wish to improve as an educator and desire to make a greater impact listen to our guest, J.D. Bergman.
My guest today is J. D. Bergman. He is:
• an Olympic wrestler, a ten time national champion
• two-time US Open Champion Wrestler
• two-time World Team Champion Wrestler
• 2010 Wrestler of the Year
• Winner of the John Smith Award winner, naming him the top wrestler in the country
• 2008 FCA Student-Athlete of the Year
• Former Captain of The Ohio State University Wrestling Team
• Three-Time All American Wrestler for The Ohio State Buckeyes
• Television Commentator for the Big 10 Network
• A successful entrepreneur and motivational speaker
• An actor in the Oscar nominated film, FoxCatcher with Steve Carrol, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo
• A health and nutrition expert helping individuals, organizations, adn corporations live healhier and more successful lives.
J. D. is also an all around great guy. He truly a heart of gold. I am honored to have him on this podcast. He has much to offer educators, students, entreprenuers, families, and all individuals.
While JD is not an educator in the most traditional sense of the word, in that he doesn't have a traditional classroom that he reports to, he speaks and influences thousands each year teaching and helping them live a healthier and more productive life.
My vision for today’s podcast is to offer educators and listeners something truly unique, the chance to sit down and get some advice from an accomplished Olympic athlete. We will cover some time management and productivity tips, talk about education, and discuss some facts and myths about health.
Look for JD Bergman USA to learn more about JD and support his Olympic dream for gold.
This is the first episode of The Wired Educator Podcast: Becoming a Better Educator Now So You Can Make a Greater Impact and Enjoy a Higher Quality Lifestyle.
This first episode is dedicated to an exceptional educator, Chris Tully. Chris will be missed. You can help out Chris's family at this Go Fund Me Account: http://www.gofundme.com/k0qapc
In this first podcast I outline my goals, expectations, and format for The Wired Educator Podcast.
I plan to deliver content to help educators make a greater impact, be more productive, increase their efficiency, and improve their lifestyles.
In this podcast I really want to emphasize my love and passion for learning and teaching. I truly want to make a difference in the lives of students and help inspire the next generation of educators. I share methods that I have learned from some of the most amazing educators around the globe on how to become a better educator, while expanding their classroom as a writer, speaker, and professional.
There will be many guests on the Wired Educator blog. Thank YOU for listening!
This podcast will share what teachers have discovered "works" in and outside the classroom.