Online Lectures, Articles, Podcasts and Videos:
- An interesting TED talk: Ken Robinson – Do schools today kill creativity?
- Using video as a lecture tool.
- Teacher Karl Fisch has flipped teaching on its head: He uploads his lectures to YouTube for his students to watch at home at night, then gets them to apply the concepts in class by day.
- Classroom teaching: Webcast: Khan Academy – “Introduction to Interest”
- Classroom teaching: Webcast: Khan Academy – “Introduction to Bonds”
- Knowledge@Wharton podcast: Linda Katz of Children’s Literacy Initiative: Why Teaching in U.S. Classrooms Isn’t Making the Grade
- Knowledge@Wharton podcast: Improving Our Financial IQs: Why Managing Money Should Be a Lifetime Skill
- Principles of Accounting and some on-line course content.
- MBA Research and Curriculum Center: a site aimed at helping educators, including high school teachers, prepare students for careers in business and marketing
- The College Board’s Net Price Calculator: an online tool provided by the College Board that gives students an estimate of what they will pay to attend college.
- National Scholastic Press Association: a site that provides journalism education services to students, teachers and others.
- Journalism Education Association: a site that supports free and responsible scholastic journalism and promotes professionalism for journalism teachers and advisers.
Free Lectures on Business Topics:
- OpenCulture – Business School Podcast Collection
- Mountain-Plains Business Education Association (M-PBEA): June 15 to June 18, 2011 in Wichita, Kan. Contact Murleen Bellinger
- National Charter Schools Conference: June 20 to June 23, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
- DECA Summer Advisor Institutes: June 27 to June 30 (Charlotte) and July 18 to July 21 (Miami)
- FBLA National Conference: June 28-July 1, 2011 in Orlando, Fla.
- MEA Conference 2011:TBA
- 2011 Texas Career Education Conference: July 17 to July 20, 2011, Dallas, Tx.
- North Central Business Education Association NCBEA): September 29-October 1, 2011 in Green Bay, Wisc. Contact: Margaret Erthal
- Southern Business Education Association (SBEA): October 19-22, 2011in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Sharon Rouse
- ACTE – Association of Career and Technical Education. Check out the website for local and regional seminars. States with spring conferences include Wisconsin, Illinois and Oregon. Regional conferences are also held in the spring.
Videos on YouTube: