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A Meaningful Mess

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Andi McNair

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Engaging and empowering today's learners through meaningful experiences, even when it's messy

Latest Episodes

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning through Curiosity

Learn three simple ways to make creativity a priority and take the time to consider what curiosity might look like in your classroom with your learners. SHOW NOTES: 12 Cs of Engagement Digital Tools: Wonderopolis Additional Resources: Wonder Walls: A Low-Prep Strategy to Cultivate Inquiry, Voice, and Choice by Dyan Branstetter Question Formulation Technique

13 MIN1 d ago
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Engaging Today's Learners: Learning through Curiosity

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Connections

In this episode, Andi shares the power of being a connected educator as well as practical ways to help your learners make connections to the content. Learn how those connections can be used to not only engage but result in real learning that is meaningful and relevant to your students. SHOW NOTES: The 12 Cs of Engagement Digital Tools: Nepris Padlet Help Wanted Wall Blog Post NewsELA DogoNEWS TweenTribune Thrively Genius Hour Resources

26 MIN2 d ago
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Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Connections

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Creativity

In this episode, Andi shares how creativity can be used to engage learners. Learn practical tools that you can implement immediately in your classroom to engage your students and help them make connections. SHOW NOTES: The 12 Cs of Engagement MakerSpace Resources: What is the Point of a Makerspace? 6 Must Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset Digital Tools: Weebly for Education Scratch Code.org My Creative Type AutoDraw BookCreator

19 MIN3 d ago
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Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Creativity

What's On Your Plate?

In this episode, Andi asks educators to consider what's on their plates? She explains how our plates should look less like the plate of someone that doesn't want their food to touch and more like a Thanksgiving plate in which you are trying to fit all of the delicious recipes in. Show Notes: http://www.andimcnair.com/andis-blog/whats-on-your-plate

14 MIN3 w ago
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What's On Your Plate?

Practical Ways to Make Writing Meaningful

Learn practical ideas that can be implemented immediately in any classroom to make writing meaningful. Show Notes: photoprompts.tumblr.com writingprompts.tumblr.com byrdseed.com/emoji Suggestions for Writing in Other Subject Areas How to Add Feedback to Student Writing Using Google Docs 8 Cs of Engagement Source: Silver and Perini, 2009

31 MINJAN 16
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Practical Ways to Make Writing Meaningful

Genius Hour - Not Just for Gifted Learners w/ Special Guest Cory Camp

Genius Hour is often adopted as a strategy to use with gifted learners. In this episode, Andi talks with Cory Camp about the benefits of passion-based learning for ALL learners. Show Notes: Twitter Handles: Andi - @mcnairan3 Cory - @Camp_InclusivED Cory Camp has a background in special education and is passionate about making learning meaningful for all learners. She currently works for Sibme and helps educators, as well as other professionals, find value in reflection through video. Universal Design for Learning Resource Genius Hour Resources AJ Juliani's Passion Bracket Call to Action - Find someone that hasn't heard of Genius Hour and share what you've learned today. Think about how what you've learned today might impact your classroom and your learners. To WATCH the video of this episode, check out A Meaningful Mess on Facebook or find it on YouTube here ---> https://youtu.be/wDom8geF8Rw. To connect and learn more, follow Andi @mcnairan3 on Twitter or A Meaningful Mess on Instag...

33 MINJAN 5
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Genius Hour - Not Just for Gifted Learners w/ Special Guest Cory Camp

Finding Meaning in your Mess

In this episode, Andi kicks off the new year by sharing 3 easy ways to find meaning in your mess. Show Notes: 3 Ways to find meaning in your mess: 1. Take Risks 2. Make Connections 3. Share your Story Purchase A Meaningful Mess on Amazon

21 MINJAN 2
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Finding Meaning in your Mess

Genius Hour and SEL

Learn how to weave Social Emotional Learning into Genius Hour in order to make it even more meaningful for your learners. Show Notes: Blog Post - Genius Hour and SEL Mentioned Resources - Casel.org Dirt Temperament Survey My Creative Type The Passion Bracket from AJ Juliani Emotional Regulation Pomodoro Technique Genius Hour Thought Partner Cards Transforming Education The Global Goals Five Categories of Social Emotional Learning from CASEL - Self-Awareness Self-Management Responsible Decision-Making Relationship Skills Social Awareness

26 MIN2019 DEC 31
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Genius Hour and SEL

What I Learned at the World of Coca Cola

In this episode, hear Andi share what she learned from visiting the World of Coca Cola in Atlanta, Georgia and how an unexpected connection resulted in BIG learning!

16 MIN2019 NOV 7
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What I Learned at the World of Coca Cola

3 VERY COOL Ways to Use FlipgridAR in the Classroom

Listen to Andi share innovative ideas for using FlipgridAR to make learning meaningful for your students.

15 MIN2019 NOV 1
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3 VERY COOL Ways to Use FlipgridAR in the Classroom

Latest Episodes

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning through Curiosity

Learn three simple ways to make creativity a priority and take the time to consider what curiosity might look like in your classroom with your learners. SHOW NOTES: 12 Cs of Engagement Digital Tools: Wonderopolis Additional Resources: Wonder Walls: A Low-Prep Strategy to Cultivate Inquiry, Voice, and Choice by Dyan Branstetter Question Formulation Technique

13 MIN1 d ago
Comments
Engaging Today's Learners: Learning through Curiosity

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Connections

In this episode, Andi shares the power of being a connected educator as well as practical ways to help your learners make connections to the content. Learn how those connections can be used to not only engage but result in real learning that is meaningful and relevant to your students. SHOW NOTES: The 12 Cs of Engagement Digital Tools: Nepris Padlet Help Wanted Wall Blog Post NewsELA DogoNEWS TweenTribune Thrively Genius Hour Resources

26 MIN2 d ago
Comments
Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Connections

Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Creativity

In this episode, Andi shares how creativity can be used to engage learners. Learn practical tools that you can implement immediately in your classroom to engage your students and help them make connections. SHOW NOTES: The 12 Cs of Engagement MakerSpace Resources: What is the Point of a Makerspace? 6 Must Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset Digital Tools: Weebly for Education Scratch Code.org My Creative Type AutoDraw BookCreator

19 MIN3 d ago
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Engaging Today's Learners: Learning Through Creativity

What's On Your Plate?

In this episode, Andi asks educators to consider what's on their plates? She explains how our plates should look less like the plate of someone that doesn't want their food to touch and more like a Thanksgiving plate in which you are trying to fit all of the delicious recipes in. Show Notes: http://www.andimcnair.com/andis-blog/whats-on-your-plate

14 MIN3 w ago
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What's On Your Plate?

Practical Ways to Make Writing Meaningful

Learn practical ideas that can be implemented immediately in any classroom to make writing meaningful. Show Notes: photoprompts.tumblr.com writingprompts.tumblr.com byrdseed.com/emoji Suggestions for Writing in Other Subject Areas How to Add Feedback to Student Writing Using Google Docs 8 Cs of Engagement Source: Silver and Perini, 2009

31 MINJAN 16
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Practical Ways to Make Writing Meaningful

Genius Hour - Not Just for Gifted Learners w/ Special Guest Cory Camp

Genius Hour is often adopted as a strategy to use with gifted learners. In this episode, Andi talks with Cory Camp about the benefits of passion-based learning for ALL learners. Show Notes: Twitter Handles: Andi - @mcnairan3 Cory - @Camp_InclusivED Cory Camp has a background in special education and is passionate about making learning meaningful for all learners. She currently works for Sibme and helps educators, as well as other professionals, find value in reflection through video. Universal Design for Learning Resource Genius Hour Resources AJ Juliani's Passion Bracket Call to Action - Find someone that hasn't heard of Genius Hour and share what you've learned today. Think about how what you've learned today might impact your classroom and your learners. To WATCH the video of this episode, check out A Meaningful Mess on Facebook or find it on YouTube here ---> https://youtu.be/wDom8geF8Rw. To connect and learn more, follow Andi @mcnairan3 on Twitter or A Meaningful Mess on Instag...

33 MINJAN 5
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Genius Hour - Not Just for Gifted Learners w/ Special Guest Cory Camp

Finding Meaning in your Mess

In this episode, Andi kicks off the new year by sharing 3 easy ways to find meaning in your mess. Show Notes: 3 Ways to find meaning in your mess: 1. Take Risks 2. Make Connections 3. Share your Story Purchase A Meaningful Mess on Amazon

21 MINJAN 2
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Finding Meaning in your Mess

Genius Hour and SEL

Learn how to weave Social Emotional Learning into Genius Hour in order to make it even more meaningful for your learners. Show Notes: Blog Post - Genius Hour and SEL Mentioned Resources - Casel.org Dirt Temperament Survey My Creative Type The Passion Bracket from AJ Juliani Emotional Regulation Pomodoro Technique Genius Hour Thought Partner Cards Transforming Education The Global Goals Five Categories of Social Emotional Learning from CASEL - Self-Awareness Self-Management Responsible Decision-Making Relationship Skills Social Awareness

26 MIN2019 DEC 31
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Genius Hour and SEL

What I Learned at the World of Coca Cola

In this episode, hear Andi share what she learned from visiting the World of Coca Cola in Atlanta, Georgia and how an unexpected connection resulted in BIG learning!

16 MIN2019 NOV 7
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What I Learned at the World of Coca Cola

3 VERY COOL Ways to Use FlipgridAR in the Classroom

Listen to Andi share innovative ideas for using FlipgridAR to make learning meaningful for your students.

15 MIN2019 NOV 1
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3 VERY COOL Ways to Use FlipgridAR in the Classroom
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