Thursday, December 20, 2007
Wednesday, December 19, 2007
"At the University of California at Berkeley, a survey of incoming freshman this past fall revealed that students considered podcasting to be just as important as wireless internet access or campus eMail."
Thursday, December 13, 2007
"He is experimenting in this new pilot class with ways to supplement and enrich textbook content with the sounds of real people, ranging from clients to agency staff and administrators who can describe how they do their job or provide advice on a particular situation."
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
"In fact, increasingly elaborate podcasts like Jesus and Dayne's are giving several area schools a medium for largely self-directed projects that provide a whole new realm to bring writing, reading and listening skills to life."
"Teacher Michael Wahl uses podcasting for his music class. "I use it in my chorus…they can upload and listen and practice at home." He said podcasting helps keep his music students in tune."
Monday, December 10, 2007
"STUDENTS staring at their iPod screens may be taking a break with a music video — or they may be reviewing a tough chemistry lecture."
Sunday, December 02, 2007
"Prater said educational methods and workplace expectations have greatly changed since he was a student, and even during the last five to 10 years. Some of the few constants are that students will still have to be able to read, write, have math skills and be good citizens, Prater said."
"At the end of the semester, students will evaluate the podcasted class, and their comments will help determine its availability in the future, said Burnett, chairman of the communication studies department."