Category Archives: BeSmartOnAir Hangout

BeSmartOnAir #30: Games People Play, 2nd ed

Yes, we sure are playing games – back to the topic from 2015 we go!  There are quite a few connecting links between the spontaneous learning – the kind that games so easily and effortlessly seem to bring about – … Continue reading

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BeSmartOnAir #28: ‘Oh Gee! No fruit?’ with Lindy

Let’s face the sad truth: there are (extremely) strict limits to my ability to cope with tech gadgets while On Air. I demonstrated this very clearly when firing up the YouTube streaming for this episode with Lindy Hockenbary from the … Continue reading

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BSoA Interview: Kimberly Mattina

It was Saturday and I drove to work – which really is not something that happens frequently, putting it mildly, but hey: it was totally worth it! Running a live YouTube show and connecting with colleagues in other time zones … Continue reading

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BeSmartOnAir #27: Hello 2030

The 2030 episode title is straight out of the recent OECD Education policy report ‘Global competency for an inclusive world’ which, among other things, offers a very interesting view on the 2018 PISA assessment. We live in troubled times, as we stated in BSoA … Continue reading

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BSoA Interview: Chris Betcher

Perhaps you’ve never met in the physical world but – in case you are a connected educator – you just might have heard (or seen!) Chris Betcher in action. Chris lives in Sydney Australia but he’s got quite a global … Continue reading

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BSoA Interview: Nicholas Provenzano

Sometimes, even bad things can lead into something really good – just like when Nicholas Provenzano messed up his knee years ago while investing quite a bit of time, sweat and effort in (European style!) football. Well, instead of a career as a … Continue reading

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BeSmartOnAir #18: Digital Literacy

Once again, it was time to wrap up the BeSmartOnAir spring season, this summer episode focusing on Digital Literacy and some of the related ‘hangaround definitions’ as well. Heavens, we also talked a bit about – now, brace yourself – analogue literacy!, well … Continue reading

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