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Episode 181 - Zoom
April 20, 2020 09:49 AM PDT
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Happy Easter/Spring Break

1) Zoom
a) Zoombombing
b) Zoom and privacy
c) Zoom alternative
-Microsoft Teams
-Google Meet
d) Recommendations
e) Zoom Basic (non-compliance) vs.
f) Zoom K-12 (FERPA, COPPA, HIPPA compliant)

2) Cybersecurity Part 5 - Where Did Your Resources

a) https://itbabble.com/2020/04/12/cybersecurity-part-5-where-did-you-put-your-resources/

3) Graduation 2020?
a)July in person graduation
b) What does a virtual graduation look like?
c) Not popular
d) Not a good product
e) Think about music, time, speeches

Episode 180 - Empty shelves empty seats
March 22, 2020 06:38 AM PDT
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No school!

1) Distance Learning Plan
a) So much to talk about here
b) Be asynchronous
c) Front load the content
d) Elementary and Early Childhood -
e) Choice boards

2) How is Microsoft Teams?
a) What do we think doesn’t work?

3) Attendance?

4) Great resource from Mark Stone and Elvin Aliyev in Azerbaijan
a) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-mRNFvwZ17xLmWRTkCoO7lPQakAW6SzBy7tZEm1cgdQ/edit
b) Distance Learning Resource

5) Video Conference Options
a) Zoom
b) Teams
c) Google Hangouts Meet

Episode 179 - Student Fails
March 10, 2020 05:02 PM PDT
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1) Online learning, biggest issue I am seeing: controlling students vs lesson prep
a) Behavior problems online are not tech problems
b) Be realistic - it cannot be business as usual
c) Daily touchpoints for teachers and administration
d) How often do students need to be online with the teacher?

2) Chinese students try but fail…
a) Funny story, but again Social Media thinks it is real.

3) ViewSonic Viewboard - Awesome, but don’t get sucked in.

a) https://www.viewsonic.com/us/products/shop/viewboard.html

4) Sneaky, sneaky kids and electronic tests by Patrick Cauley
a) https://itbabble.com/2020/02/13/sneaky-sneaky-kids-and-electronic-tests/

Episode 178 - Forced to Flip
February 10, 2020 04:08 PM PST
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1) Tony’s post: Flipped without permission
a) https://itbabble.com/2020/02/05/flipped-without-permission-some-advice-about-teaching-online-an-itbabble-no-frills-video/
b) Basic rules
c) Behavior
d) Platform options
e) Learning Management System
f) Record content
g) Microsoft Teams/Slack (middle school-high school)
h) Avoid the need for a VPN
i) Daily check in with department
j) Weekly check in with administration
k) Consistency

2) Social Media is horrible- Coronavirus is more proof
a) Do your own homework
b) Trust vetted sources

3) Emergency Tech in the Go Bag
a) Laptop
b) USB Cords
c) Documents
d) Battery pack (you can try)
e) Two external hard drives
f) International power adapters
g) No Chromebook sad
h) Core documents

Episode 177
January 27, 2020 02:35 PM PST
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1) RIP Kobe Bryant

2) Parent Portals
a) How to get parents to use them more
b) Only use one portal - avoid fragmentation
c) Consistency with the portal for teachers and faculty
d) Survey coming soon (next few months)

3) Tony wants to rant on vendors: Managebac

4) Microsoft’s new Edge browser
a) Based on Chromium
b) Microsoft Chromebook? Edgebook?
c) https://remotedesktop.google.com/
d) Cast tab content

Episode 176 - Happy New Year
January 20, 2020 08:08 AM PST
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Happy New Year - Resolutions?

1) TDK12 - Practical advice for expats
a) Tdk12.net

2)Tony’s Cyber Security Series
a) Don’t spend $10,000
b) Train your staff first
c) Certification training CISA, COSN (join this organization), FEMA, Homeland Security

3) Barco WePresent review
a) Don’t trust vendors
b) Viewsonice Viewboard - https://www.viewsonic.com/us/products/shop/viewboard.html

4) Cubit Robotics

a) https://itbabble.com/2020/01/16/cubit-robotics-probably-better-than-what-your-are-doing/
b) https://cubit.cc/

Episode 175 - Cyber Bunker!
November 14, 2019 01:33 PM PST
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1) Tony’s Fired Up about CYBERSECURITY PANIC
2) Connecting your computer wirelessly to a display
a) Barco ClickShare - https://www.barco.com/en/clickshare
b) Mersive Solstice - https://www.mersive.com/products/solstice/
c) Crestron AirMedia2 - https://www.crestron.com/Products/Featured-
d) Solutions/Airmedia
e) Airtame - https://airtame.com/
f) Apple TV - https://www.apple.com/shop/buy-tv/apple-tv-hd/32gb
g) Miracast - https://www.microsoft.com/accessories/en-us/products/adapters/wireless-display-adapter-2/p3q-00001
h) Look at rooms differently - not one solution for all spaces
i) Hurdles for schools and companies

Episode 174 - Law & Tech
November 04, 2019 04:37 PM PST
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1) World Series Predictions?

2) Should or can schools give email to people who do not work (or have worked) or are associated with the school
a) Uses email for personal legal matters
b) No expectation of privacy
c) Email address is for school related purposes
d) Representing the school
e) Social media concerns
f) "Limited expectation of privacy"

3) Trunk-or-Treat - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trick-or-treating#Trunk-or-Treat

Episode 173 - Colts for the Win!
October 21, 2019 07:23 AM PDT

1) Google Daydream is winding down
a) https://www.androidauthority.com/google-daydream-1041548/
b) https://killedbygoogle.com
c) https://www.oculus.com/medium/

2) Swimming in the Data Lake by Tony DePrato
a) https://itbabble.com/2019/10/12/swimming-in-the-data-lake/

3) SideCar - Full Test...with Apple TV
a) https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT210380
b) Must use a pen
c) Astropad - https://astropad.com

Episode 172 - Did Someone Say Pirated Movies?
September 29, 2019 07:26 AM PDT
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1) PSA: Google Drive and Pirated Movies by Patrick Cauley
a) https://itbabble.com/2019/09/23/psa-google-drive-and-pirated-movies/
b) Digital Millennium Copyright Act - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Millennium_Copyright_Act

2) Computer Science Empathy by Tony DePrato
a) https://itbabble.com/2019/09/18/computer-science-empathy/
b) Great advice for getting started

3) Microsoft: We want you to learn Python by Liam Tung of ZDnet
a) https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-we-want-you-to-learn-python-programming-language-for-free/
44 short beginner Python videos
b) https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlrxD0HtieHhS8VzuMCfQD4uJ9yne1mE6

4) Slashdot.com Hidden Video Games

a) https://games.slashdot.org/story/19/09/24/0143229/researchers-find-mystery-hidden-in-early-80s-atari-game

5) Stop having a love affair with your suppliers
a) Remember they are in it to make money
b) Keep it healthy

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