Episode 97: School communication and sharing compelling stories

School communication and sharing compelling stories

Feb 15, 2018 | Communications
GUEST: Heidi Feller

“You need to use all of those communication tools in your toolkit to really get those stories out there,” Heidi says.

Episode 96: Opportunities and challenges of diversity in public education

Opportunities and challenges of diversity in public education

GUEST: Dr. Creg Williams

“No matter what color you are, it’s great for young people to be taught by individuals that they recognize as being of similar backgrounds from them,” Dr. Williams says.

Episode 95: Pre-kindergarten classes in public schools

Pre-kindergarten classes in public schools

GUEST: Janine Levin

“Pre-K provides children with experiences that just lay that foundation for all of their future learning,” Janine says. “It makes them excited about learning, it makes them curious about learning more.”

Episode 94: Diversity in schools

Diversity in schools

GUEST: Dr. Todd Hoadley

“While our teachers can teach history and they can teach geography, there’s a hidden curriculum that when a student gets to sit down – and not just talk with, but on a day-to-day basis interact – with a student that’s born somewhere else, the culture becomes much more easy to understand,” says Dr. Hoadley.

We highlight and investigate success stories in school communications campaigns. Through interviews with today’s educaitonal and communication leaders address the issues, obstacles and best practices of communicating with your community in today's all-access social media-driven world.

The Important Correlation between Poverty & Achievement

The Important Correlation between Poverty & Achievement

Feb 20, 2017
GUEST: Dr. Walter Tschinkel

"To ignore the link [between performance and...] poverty is to beg for failure in any successful use of this testing system."

Episode 40: 7 Leadership Lessons

7 Leadership Lessons

Oct 25, 2016
GUEST: Dr. Neil Gupta

“The belief is not about me. The building is not about me. It’s about the culture of the community, the district… Begin with the end in mind.”

Technology in the Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

Aug 8, 2016
GUEST: Vicki Davis

"I believe our biggest problem with technology actually starts in our minds. Our minds our the greatest software ever invented and we need to program it for excellence."

Don't Hunker in Your Bunker: Crisis Communication

Don't Hunker in Your Bunker: Crisis Communication

Sept 19, 2016
GUEST: Dr. Joe Clark

"Nobody has ever complained to me that we've given too much communication. [...] My belief is that you shouldn't try to hide anything or make anything appear what it is not. Whatever we are going to do we are going to send out factual information."