What is a Podcast?
Audio or video in nature
A collection ofdigital media files which is
distributed over the Internet…
Use syndication feeds… RSS technology
Can be made for computer playback or for
playback on portable media players (MP3)
RSS: Real Simple Syndication
How your computer knows it can subscribe
Aggregator: News or Subscription Reader
The program used to collect & listen or watch
Subscribe: Confirming Your Choice
Click this to receive the RSS feed
Feed: a source of RSS updates for a given website.
What is Your Goal?
Using Podcasts vs Making Podcasts
Find Podcasts to listen to or view?
Download podcasts to an ipod?
Create your own podcasts?
Do you have the equipment you need?
Do you have the software you need?
Do you want to use podcasts with the
students, for professional growth, or both?
How much time do you want to devote?
EPN: Education in Mind