A Sprinkle and a Dash

DwW71YSXQAQFYT8Magic Potion EDU Podcast | Episode 024: Meet Them Where They Are with @MeehanEDU
Keven Rinaman is the Director of Technology at Calvert Catholic Schools in Tiffin, OH. We connected on Twitter through the NCEA Social Media Influencers contest, and he invited me to stop in for an episode of the Magic Potion EDU Podcast over the holiday break. Big thanks to Keven for hosting today!

In today’s episode we talk shop on student engagement, and share a bunch of tips and templates on how you can put these resources to use in your classrooms. Here’s a sample of the Dream Rush welcome activity:

And if you’re a Project Based Learning pioneer, check out Dead Web Redemption!

Author: John

John Meehan (@MeehanEDU) is an English teacher and school instructional coach at Bishop O’Connell High School in Arlington, Virginia. He began his teaching career in 2010 as a career switcher through The New Teacher Project, after spending five years working in social media and event marketing. He is a 2017 ASCD Emerging Leader, and an alumnus of the 2016-2018 Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Teacher Advisory Council. In 2016, he was named one of Arlington, Virginia’s “40 Under 40” by the Leadership Center for Excellence. He is a past presenter and regular attendee at educational conferences throughout the United States, including the annual conference for National Catholic Education Association, ASCD Empower19, and the Play Like a Champion Today: Character Education Through Sports summer conference at the University of Notre Dame. He’s an avid runner who’s completed more than three dozen marathons, half marathons, long-distance road relays, mud runs, and obstacle course races. John lives in Silver Spring, Maryland with his wife, Laura, a high school music teacher and fellow graduate of The Catholic University of America, and a giant-sized Maine Coon cat named Jack.

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