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Episode #2 - Making the Student the Teacher: Flipping Educational Roles in the Age of Technology: Featuring an In-depth Interview with Professor, Dan Stein

Part I)
Making the Student the Teacher: A discussion of 21st Century Teaching and Learning and related resources, practices, and articles

1)   Solve for Tomorrow Contest:
Contest Home Page
https://pages.samsung.com/us/sft/home.html


Example of submission to Solve for Tomorrow:
http://www.youtube.com/user/2012sft?feature=results_main

1a) Olive, the First Feature Film Shot on a CELL Phone

http://www.webpronews.com/olive-first-feature-film-shot-with-a-cellphone-2011-11

+
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_GA6bwvsyg


2)  
Globaloria
- A social Learning Network where students develop digital literacies, STEM and Computing knowledge, and Global Citizenship through Game Design
http://www.globaloria.org/ 

Example of student created game: Are You Making the Right Decision…  “Teen Pregnancy and is an educational and fun game about making responsible choices as a teenager… This game covers issues such as: contraception, learning about your options and understanding the responsibilities of being a teenage parent. I would like people to learn about the effects of teen pregnancy and how to prevent it.
http://www.globaloria.org/games-front-page/item/are-you-making-the-right-decision

Part II) An In-depth Interview with Professor, Dan Stein
Dan’s websites:

-  Learn With Tech:
http://www.learnwithtech.com


- Section of Dan’s sites with links to things discussed in our podcast conversation:
http://www.learnwithtech.com/learnwithtech/markGuraPodcast.htm


Host Mark Gura’s blog and site:

http://www.lighting-a-fire.com/  + http://markgura.blogspot.com/

Mark's Books & Kits:
http://www.lighting-a-fire.com/marks-books-and-materials.php

Check back soon for more episodes of Lighting a Fire! Up next, my interview with author and speaker, Bernard Percy. Bernard and his Brooklyn elementary school students wrote How to Grow a Child, a popular book that was published and distributed nationally. 
http://actionpublishing.com/non-fiction_books/percy-how-to-grow-a-child.html