--Originally published at Ask the Flipped Learning Network
In this episode, Ken chats with Bonni Stachowiak (@bonni208 on Twitter). Bonni is an educator, blogger and a podcaster who has been a great influence on my own work.
A long time ago, Bonni asked me to be a guest on her podcast for episode 114 which was publish in August of 2016 with the episode title of “Engage the Heart and Mind Through the Connected Classroom".
We talk about this during the episode but I also met Bonni in person at OpenEd 2017 in Anaheim, California and if we are lucky we should be meeting up again at another conference.
This episode was recorded on June 24, 2019.
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- Bonni’s website at Teaching in Higher Ed
- Bonni on Twitter
- Note for my student Edith, at timestamp 16:36 I mention my experience with you in my classroom.
- Terry Greene‘s “Gettin’ Air” podcast episode with Bonni, and another that I mentioned with Matt Crosslin.
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My choice of quote from the conversation that particularly resonated with me.
On teach and learning being messy in reference to her episode 262 of the Teaching in Higher Ed Podcast with Peggy Stevenson:
“We mess, no it doesn’t always go like she means it to go. It’s messy and I think sometimes people can make it look too easy. It was so nice to hear like ‘Oh, it messes up for her? Not going as perfectly as it sounds’ ”
There is much more to that quote which at about 28:10 into the episode.
The music (titled Aloft) clip at the start and end of the podcast is copyright by Kelly Walsh and used with permission.
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The image of a microphone used in the logo for our podcast is courtesy of Eric Harvey.
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Again, all rights reserved and provide by Bonni.
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