Tools for Distance Education: Featuring Jake Miller

Jake Miller, Joshua Stamper, Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Distance Education, Educational Duct Tape

As the year has progressed, the educational landscape has changed dramatically during the school year. Districts throughout the country have multiple learning environments from distance learning, face to face or a hybrid system. Regardless of how students are learning, educators everywhere are asking, “What technology tools are going to provide the most engagement, accurate assessments and organization of the curriculum. This week’s guest, Jake Miller, shares how his journey from Technology Coach to Science Teacher has influenced his choice of technology tools and has changed his perspective on how to lead during this time of change.   

In this Episode, we discuss:

  • Changing the Collaboration model
  • Engagement Strategies for Online Learning
  • Effective Technology Tools
  • And “Educational Duct Tape Podcast”

About Jake Miller:

Jake is an edtech and learning enthusiast who hosts the Educational Duct Tape podcast and has created more than 100 #EduGIFs. He works as a science teacher for a public middle school in Ohio and previously spent 5 years as a technology integration specialist and an additional 12 years in the classroom teaching math, science & STEM at various grade levels.  Jake’s favorite job, however, is his full-time position as a husband, best buddy to Kermit the Dog and father of 3 kids, the youngest of which calls him “Daddy Long Legs Spider D.”

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About the author, Joshua

Joshua Stamper is a middle school Assistant Principal for a North Texas School District, where he's had the amazing opportunity to work at four campuses, two districts, and with hundreds of students, teachers, and administrators. Prior to Joshua's current position, he was a classroom educator and athletic coach for 6 years working with students in grades 6-8.

In addition to his administrative position, Joshua is a podcaster, blogger, leadership coach and education presenter.

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