Episode 122: How to fix the skilled labor shortage

How to fix the skilled labor shortage

July 16, 2018 | Technology
GUEST: Harry Snyder

“It’s a constant tug and pull, which I think it should be,” Harry says. “We’re a little bit more nimble than a traditional school.”

Episode 121: School leadership turnover

School leadership turnover

July 5, 2018 | Leadership
GUESTS: Carole Dorn-Bell & Joel Gagne

“Turnover is as high as it’s ever been,” Joel says. “That is a trend that’s going to continue until someone gets creative.”

Episode 120: Content marketing for public schools

Content marketing for public schools

GUEST: Jason Wheeler

“So to really do content marketing well, I think you just need to know your audience,” Jason says. “And I think knowing that and just helping your audience, figuring out their pain points, and knowing what they need and want, is the first huge step.”

Episode 119: Using technology to communicate

Using technology to communicate

July 2, 2018 | Technology
GUEST: Dr. Denver J. Fowler

“Pause before you post. Face your problems, don’t Facebook your problems,” Dr. Fowler 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."