Episode 1 – Welcome to the Instant Relevance Podcast

By Raymond Steinmetz

Instant Relevance Podcast is an education podcast featuring the latest news and resources to make learning relevant for all students. Hosted by Denis Sheeran (denissheeran.com) and Raymond Steinmetz

Follow us on Twitter – @instantrel.

In this first episode, Denis (@MathDenisNJ) and Ray (@blended_math) talk about the ways that teaching has changed in the past few years and how teaching in a more relevant manner can reach more students. Denis shares a relevant teaching moment from the wildfires in California and the hosts discuss different ways to incorporate this topic into the classroom. Finally, both hosts share a resource for instant relevance in your own classroom.

Todd Rose Keynote Speech:

Educators for Excellence Teacher Survey:
https://e4e.org/blog-news/press-release/educators-excellence-releases-nationwide-survey-teachers-education-issues-4

California Wildfires:
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/08/08/california-fires-mendocino-complex-fire/943899002/

Performance Assessment Resource Bank:
https://www.performanceassessmentresourcebank.org/

#MakeItReal Chat Archive:

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