Episode 151: Career centers partnering with the business community

Career centers partnering with the business community

December 2, 2019 | Issues Facing Schools Today
GUEST: Rick Smith

“There really seems to be a concern about where the next generation of workforce is coming from and how will we keep our communities, our state, and even our country strong,” Rick says.

Episode 150: Cultivating work ethic in students today

Cultivating work ethic in students today

November 18, 2019 | Leadership
GUEST: Dennis Blatt

“So in communicating regularly with area business and industry leaders, we know they believe strongly, perhaps more than ever before, that if you are to be successful in the workplace you must have a strong work ethic,” Dennis says.

Episode 149: What do parents need to know about career tech?

What do parents need to know about career tech?

November 5, 2019 | Technology
GUEST: Greg Edinger

“Now it’s college and career ready—in the past they would say college or career ready,” Greg says.

Episode 148: Agile Leadership: Orchestrate

Agile Leadership: Orchestrate (Part 3)

October 15, 2019 | Leadership
GUEST: Diane Egbers

“It’s that orchestration of all of the elements that helps to sustain a new way of learning over time that is what the Orchestrate role is all about,” 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."