Podcasts are fantastic resource for teachers and I will defiantly be using it in my classrooms. They are excellent tool to use to not only engage learners but teach them key learning outcomes in an interesting fun way.
References:Marzano, R., & Pickering, D., et al. (2006). Dimensions of learning teacher's manual (2nd ed.). Victoria, Australia: Hawker Brownlow Education.
Wikipedia. (2009). Podcasts. Retrieved August 20, 2009 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podcast