Bob Sprankle died on December 8, 2015 The world has lost a great teacher, friend, and human being. The Edtech community has lost one of its pioneering practitioners and EdTechtalk has lost one of its early kindred spirits Having touched so many lives in so many wonderful ways and having produced so much engaging digital content, Bob leaves a tremendous legacy behind – online and off. He will be greatly missed and remembered with genuine affection by all those who knew him.
Below are places to check out some of what he produced online along with sources of remembrances.
- EdTechTalk #28 (Dec. 2005) – An interview with Bob Sprankle and Bud The Teacher mp3
- Room 208 Podcast – pioneering podcast with his elementary school students
- The Bobby Bucket Show – Bob’s Online Book Talk Podcast
- Bit by Bit – a podcasst he started in June of 2005 Along with Cheryl Oakes and Alice Barr, it eventually tunred into a webcast hosted here on ETT called…
- Seedlings – 100+ live webcasts
- Bob’s Facebook page Twitter Instagram Flickr Tumblr
- From Wes Fryer: Celebrating Good Memories of Bob Sprankle and an invitation to share memories #BobTaughtMe
- Bobtaughtme.com – archive of Bob’s digital legacy