Teaching Podcasting: A Guide For Educators

Here are some helpful tips for helping your students learn all the skills they need to create a podcast. What kind of podcast do you want to create? Who will be your audience?

Attached here is the complete guide as a PDF: https://media.npr.org/assets/news/2018/11/teaching-podcasting_FULL-VERSION.pdf

Learning about Podcasts

Overview: The difference between a scripted and Q&A podcasts. Try to begin by listening to some of your favorite examples, and discover what subjects interest you. https://media.npr.org/assets/news/2018/11/podcasting-overview.pdf

Planning Your Podcast

Podcast Production

Recording Practice: Let the students familiarize themselves with podcasting equipment. https://media.npr.org/assets/news/2018/11/recording-practice.pdf

Interview Practice: Students should practice asking engaging questions with each other. Remember to introduce yourselves! https://media.npr.org/assets/news/2018/11/interview-practice.pdf

Checklist for recording; Make sure students have everything they need to be successful! https://media.npr.org/assets/news/2018/11/checklist-for-field-recording.pdf

Want more information? Check out this link for the full article from NPR: https://www.npr.org/2018/11/15/662116901/teaching-podcasting-a-curriculum-guide-for-educators