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Pedagogy Books and Podcasts

These are some of our favorite pedagogy resources! Comment below to post to tell use your favorites.



A weekly podcast about the future of education, featuring insightful conversations with educators, tech innovators and scholars, hosted by EdSurge’s Jeff Young and other EdSurge reporters.

Hub Talk – Chemeketa Community College

Hub Talk is a teaching and learning podcast hosted by the Center for Academic Innovation at Chemeketa Community College. Conversations touch on pedagogy, accessibility, emerging technology, and other topics relevant to teaching and learning.

Tea for Teaching – SUNY- Oswego

This podcast is a series of informal discussions of innovative and effective practices in teaching and learning. This podcast series is hosted by John Kane (an economist) and Rebecca Mushtare (a graphic designer). John and Rebecca run the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at the State University of New York at Oswego.

Teaching, Learning, and Everything Else – Xavier University of Louisiana

Teaching, Learning, and Everything Else is a podcast produced by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Faculty Development at Xavier University of Louisiana. Since 2008, we have been sharing conversations with innovative educators across the country and around the world. 

Each episode consists of a conversation with a teacher in higher education. The interviews are conducted by CAT+FD staff on a rotating basis.

Tech Unbound – Georgia Tech

Take a deep dive into human-focused technology and computing research in the GVU Center at Georgia Tech. Each episode focuses on a cutting-edge innovation, its impact, and how the experts pulled it off. In the GVU Center, we’re keeping the human in the loop.

Teaching Online Podcast (TOPcast) – University of Central Florida

Hosted by Thomas Cavanagh and Kelvin Thompson, the Teaching Online Podcast (TOPcast) takes a fun and informative look at the various trends, best practices, and technologies in the realm of online education.

The Teaching Online Podcast (TOPcast), hosted by Dr. Thomas Cavanagh and Dr. Kelvin Thompson, is a monthly podcast for online and blended learning professionals conducted over a shared cup of coffee.

The Key with Inside Higher Ed

Hear candid conversations with higher ed newsmakers on how colleges and universities are coping with the pandemic and recession — with a special focus on equity and lower-income students.

The Way Forward Podcast

Bringing Theory to Practice In Partnership with Elon University

The crises of 2020 have made change in higher ed all but inevitable, bringing long-simmering problems to a boil.  But what change?  Can educators meet the moment in ways that move beyond crisis management, reshaping higher ed in ways that empower students and enrich their learning? 

Host David Scobey looks for answers with academic leaders and innovators who are already forging positive change. This is not a podcast about forecasting the future of higher ed, but creating it.

The Way Forward: Higher Education in a Time of Crisis is a production of Bringing Theory to Practice; to learn more about our work, visit us at


ThinkUDL is a podcast about Universal Design for Learning where we hear from the people who are designing and implementing strategies in post-secondary settings with learner variability in mind.

Join host, Lillian Nave, as she discovers not just WHAT her guests are teaching, learning, guiding and facilitating, but HOW they design and implement it, and WHY it even matters!

Blogs & Websites

CAT FooD (for thought) – Xavier University of Louisiana

CAT FooD (for thought) is a blog which is written by the faculty and staff of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Faculty Development at Xavier University of Louisiana.

OLC Insights Blog

Inspiring the online learning community through new ideas, innovative perspectives, global lessons, and personal stories from OLC members and leaders in the field.

Educause Review

EDUCAUSE Review® is the association’s open-access digital flagship publication for the higher education IT community. The magazine (ISSN 1945-709X) takes a broad look at current developments and trends in information technology, how they may affect the college/university as an institution, and what these mean for higher education and society. Our contributed content also offers practical advice and guidance, interactive elements, and multimedia about managing and using information resources in higher education.

Books & Journals

Online Learning Journal

The Online Learning Consortium’s premier journal dedicated to the development and dissemination of new knowledge at the intersection of pedagogy, emerging technology, policy, and practice in online environments.

Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby

 This book offers small teaching strategies that will positively impact the online classroom. This book outlines practical and feasible applications of theoretical principles to help your online students learn. It includes current best practices around educational technologies, strategies to build community and collaboration, and minor changes you can make in your online teaching practice, small but impactful adjustments that result in significant learning gains.

Available for free to the Meredith community from the Carlyle Campbell Library.

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