Here are the facilitator's guide and agenda for Beginning Podcasting.


Podcasting
By Susan Gilley
Technology Coordinator, Bergman School District
sgilley@bigfoot.com
http://sgilley.wikispaces.com


What is podcasting?

Podcasting without an ipod.
· Download itunes to your computer – http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/

What you need to get started
  • Computer
  • Headphones with a microphone
  • Internet Access
  • Time

Step-by-step tools for creating your own podcast
  • Audio podcasting
§ Click on www.mypodcast.com
§ Click on create my free podcast now
§ Click on create my free podcast now again
§ Pick a title and enter the title in for your podcasting page
§ Create and enter the podcast url that you want for your podcast
§ Pick and enter your username and password to enter the site.
§ Pick and enter a display name for this specific podcast
§ Enter your e-mail address
§ Enter the security word
§ Click to agree to their terms and conditions
§ Click on go to next step
§ Choose a template
§ Click create my podcast
§ Download the podcast recorder
§ Open the podcast recorder
§ Click on the red record button
§ Record your podcast
§ Place the advertisement
§ Click on save if you want
§ Click on publish
§ Type in your username and password and click on login
§ Give your podcast a title, a description, and click that is free from copyright, click ok
§ Click Yes to see your podcast on the web
§ Click Subscribe to itunes if you want to put your podcasts into your itunes library.
§ View a sample here - http://sgilley.mypodcast.com/index.html
· Video Podcasting - http://www.apple.com/quicktime/tutorials/videopodcasts.html

· Podcasting with Slides
§ www.slidestory.com
§ Download the slidestory publisher client
§ Login/Sign Up
§ Open slidestory publisher
§ Click on edit, give your podcast a category, title, description, and tags
§ Click on add and browse for your jpeg photo
§ Add your photos and arrange them in the order you want
§ Click on each photo and click on record to record the information you want for each photo
§ Click on file – save to save your slide story
§ Click on publish to publish your slide story
§ Click on view to view your slide story podcast
§ To view some slidestory podcasts I have created – check out this web address – www.slidestory.com/sgilley

Advanced users might want to check out these programs
· Audacity – http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/windows

Sample podcasts
· Teacher Tube - http://teachertube.com
· The Podcast Directory – http://www.podcast.net
· Radio Willow Web - http://www.mpsomaha.org/willow/radio/
· The Education Podcast Network - http://www.epnweb.org/
· School Tube – http://www.schooltube.com

Added tidbits that have nothing to do necessarily with podcasting but are interesting to digital immigrants
· Create a delicious account – www.delicious.com and take your favorites wherever you go.
· Check out my delicious account – and start networking bookmarks – http://delicious.com/sgilley
· Check out the videos you find on teacher tube. This is an example one on social bookmarking in plain English
http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=3e17aa176019eafac82a
· www.wordle.net
· Photo collages cause children don’t learn by bulleted lists anymore
· Wish you could send someone a big file, but your e-mail won’t let you – check out this web site - http://transferbigfiles.com/
· Add something you learned from a neighbor while visiting during the presentation._