Episode 135: Adjusting to changes in urban schools

Adjusting to changes in urban schools

November 15, 2018 | Leadership
GUEST: Carolyne Albert-Garvey

"“When you make sure that you keep students and their hopes and dreams and their needs always as your North Star, then talking and addressing difficult situations becomes a little easier because every single parent wants the best for their child,” Carolyne says.

Episode 134: The tremendous impact of team leadership development

The tremendous impact of team leadership development

November 12, 2018 | Leadership
GUEST: Diane Egbers

“And so what we uniquely do is we work with and we customize an approach for the overall district team development based on their history, based on where they uniquely are as a team, as well as the opportunity to coach each individual one by one,” Diane says.

Episode 133: Sparking creativity with outdoor education

Sparking creativity with outdoor education

October 25, 2018 | Issues Facing Schools Today
GUESTS: James Saxer and Laura Grimm

“We use the greenhouse to extend the classroom and show the kids about the needs of living things,” Laura says.

Episode 132: How to create systemic diversity and inclusion

How to create systemic diversity and inclusion

October 1, 2018 | Leadership
GUEST: Diane Egbers

“Cultural intelligence has really been a new developing intelligence for the last 10 years," Diane says.

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."