Episode 116: How education leaders can nurture leadership talent

How education leaders can nurture leadership talent

June 18, 2018 | Leadership
GUEST: Diane Egbers

“We only can progress if we know where we are to start with,” Diane says. “We facilitate an environment where people feel comfortable stating what’s needed. It starts with a foundation of trust.”

Episode 115: How to use career centers to get ahead

How to use career centers to get ahead

May 28, 2018 | Strategies
GUEST: Alicia Mowry

“They have a million options, which is great,” Alicia says. “But at the same time, as a parent you have no idea what to pay attention to, and what’s right for your kid.”

Episode 114: Access and equity for small and rural schools

Access and equity for small and rural schools

May 24, 2018 | Small & Rural Schools
GUEST: John Carder

“I think a lot of the technology that has been coming into play in education can really, really help small districts kind of whittle away some of these deficiencies, or areas where they’re lacking,” John says.

Episode 113: Schools and districts need to be on Instagram!

Schools and districts need to be on Instagram!

GUESTS: Joel Gagne & Carole Dorn-Bell

“I am of the belief that Instagram is where the future is, and I think when it comes to schools this is the platform that they really should be considering getting on,” Joel 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."