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HybridPod, Ep. 12 — Access

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/8376/access.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 40:02In this episode (full transcript available), I spoke with Robin DeRosa about a broad issue that affects the way...
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CFP: Politicizing Critical Digital Pedagogy

Libraries advertize their relationship with “alternative facts”. Religious schools voice strong opposition to presidential actions. Silenced government employees create rogue Twitter accounts to voice concerns. Super...
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On Advocacy: Hybrid Pedagogy’s 2016 List of Lists

We won’t take this lying down. No, we will join together, combine our voices, and raise our own kind of hell. The 2016 U.S. presidential election...
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Essential Silence

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7983/essential-silence.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 10:55I attended a funeral last month. I wanted to speak, but I couldn’t — not for the...
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Giving Voice to Written Words

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/8019/giving-voice-written-words.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 7:04Writers should talk more. We write to make ourselves heard. We use writing to tell a story,...
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HybridPod, Ep. 11 — Openness

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7900/openness.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 42:00You can also view a complete transcript of this episode. Our typical focus on this journal and...
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In the Clutches of Algorithms

We sacrifice control in the name of convenience. As we become like cyborgs, we should expect more control over our technology. Tech has long aimed to provide additional conveniences...
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HybridPod, Ep. 10 — Questioning Learning

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7505/questioning-learning.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 40:55You can also view a full transcript of this episode. In episode nine, I spoke with Janine...
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CFP: Preparing Graduate Teachers

The May 2016 #digped chat hosted by Digital Pedagogy Lab highlighted the disconnect between the work graduate students are asked to do and the training they...
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HybridPod, Ep. 9 — Responsive Teaching

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7412/responsive-teaching.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 34:05You can also view a full transcript of this episode. Let’s talk about our expectations for students...
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Challenging Our Pedagogy: Hybrid Pedagogy’s Editors’ Picks

Pedagogy is a strange beast Many teachers first hear the word pedagogy when they enter graduate school. Until then, we are surrounded by it — we...
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HybridPod, Ep. 8 — Networks

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7178/networks.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 41:44You can also view a full transcript of this episode. In this episode, I share a conversation...
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Hybrid Pedagogy’s 2015 List of Lists

Three consecutive years is enough to establish a tradition, right? In what has thereby become a tradition, Hybrid Pedagogy will “go dark” for about a month as many...
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CFP: The Purpose of Education

Our advanced technological society is rapidly making objects of most of us and subtly programming us into conformity to the logic of its system. To the...
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HybridPod, Ep. 7 — Collaboration

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/5250/hybridpod-episode-7-collaboration.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 31:12A complete transcript of this episode is available. In November, Digital Writing Month returns to give participants...
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HybridPod, Ep. 6 — Digital Pedagogy, Part 2

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/5117/digital-pedagogy-part-2.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 28:20A complete transcript of this episode is available. On Friday, September 4, 2015, Hybrid Pedagogy hosted a one-hour #digped discussion on...
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HybridPod, Ep. 5 — Digital Pedagogy, Part 1

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/4971/digital-pedagogy-part-1.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 31:44A complete transcript of this episode is available. From Monday, August 10, through Friday, August 14, 2015, Hybrid Pedagogy hosted...
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HybridPod, Ep. 4 — Play in Education

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/4453/play.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 33:30Why isn’t school more fun? Fred Rogers, famous in America for creating Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, said, “Play...
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HybridPod, Ep. 3 — Assessment and Generosity

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/4139/assessment.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 29:36The traditional take on assessment positions the teacher (or the state) as the one with all the...
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HybridPod, Ep. 2 — Compassion

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/4024/compassion-in-the-classroom.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 16:40Maha Bali’s featured column on Hybrid Pedagogy prompted the topic of this episode — compassion — but...
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CFP: The Scholarly & the Digital

“What is new and which affects the idea of the work comes not necessarily from the internal recasting of each of these disciplines, but rather from...
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HybridPod, Ep. 1 — Listening to Students

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/4022/listening-students.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 23:50Much of the conversation about modern education discusses what we as teachers can say or do within...
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Hybrid Pedagogy’s 2014 List of Lists

Hybrid Pedagogy will go dark from December 10, 2014, through early January 2015. Many of our readers and authors take this time to prepare for the...
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Love in the Time of Peer Review

Over the weekend of November 21-23, the Hybrid Pedagogy editorial board gathered in Washington D.C. for an intensive working retreat. During that time, we collaborated on...
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Learning to Let Go: Listening to Students in Discussion

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/2997/learning-let-go-listening-students-discussion.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 8:46A class discussion where the teacher pre-determines the outcome is just a lecture in disguise, dressed up...
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