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Our Schedule for the week of August  22, 2016
DAILY INTERNET RADIO ABOUT EDUCATION
 
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MONDAY AUGUST 22

9a 

ASSESSING SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING

SEL is key to today’s educational landscape . To discuss assessing students in need of such we have   Dave Aadams, SEL Director at Urban Assembly, Paul LeBuffe, Director of the Devereaux Center for Resilient Children and Pat Cozens of Apperson.

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NOON

AT-HOME KINDERGARTEN READINESS

The Waterford Institute’s UPSTART Program

Diane Weaver of Waterford andClaudia Miner, Waterford’s VP of Development and UPSTART Program Director, talking about UPSTART, Waterford’s at-home kindergarten readiness program. Recent research was released that shows students have long-term positive effects from the program, and it was recently expanded in Utah to include as many as 10,000 kids this coming year.

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TUESDAY 

9A

STEM  and  ASTRONOMY INTO YOUR  ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM 

Professor Emeritus Billy Hix of Motlow State returns.Billy is the Johnny Appleseed of STEM and works with teachers to  overcome obstacles In TN and AL to bring easy and learnable STEM into the elementary classroom

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NOON

CIVICS EDUCATION IN AN ELECTION YEAR

The one and only Michelle Herczog returns, past president of NCSS and currently History-Social Science Consultant at Los Angeles County Office of Education on the C3 Framework and its importance in this election year.

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WEDS

9a

AT RISK STUDENTS and INTERVENTION ACADEMIES

Our guest is expert Reggie Underwood. Chief Academic Officer at Advance Path Academics

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1030A

LINKING ASSESSMENT TO INSTRUCTION

At ISTE 2016  Pearson unveiled enhancements to Schoolnet, the company’s award-winning, instructional improvement system (IIS), making it an even more powerful tool for linking assessment to instruction.Lisa Sieker, Vice President at Pearson, and she’s here to talk about Schoolnet 18.

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NOON

EFFECTIVE MATH TEACHING…PRINCIPALS TO ACTION

Professors Dr. Mike Shaughnessy of  Portland (OR) State & past NCTM president with Dr. Christine Thomas,Professor  of Math Education at Georgia State and President of AMTE , all about the teaching of math and current professional development in the field

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THURSDAY

9a

TEACHER LEADERS WORKING ON PROFESSIONAL COMPENSATION  & TEACHER CAREER PATHWAYS ISSUES

Three North Carolina teachers worked together as a team via The Center for Teaching Quality contemplating these issues. Educators Karyn Dickerson, Joanna Schimizzi and Ben Owens are our guests.

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NOON

SURVEY RESULTS: THE ED TECH GAP TEACHER LEADERS WORKING ON PROFESSIONAL COMPENSATION  & TEACHER CAREER PATHWAYS ISSUES

Edgenuity , experts in K-12 digital curriculum, recently did this survey and  to go over the results we have invited  their VP Leslie Sobon  and their Curriculum Solutions Supervisor, Kristen Pittman

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FRIDAY

9A

A NEW BOOK FROM ASCD

‘YOU’RE THE PRINCIPAL. NOW WHAT?

STRATEGIES AND SOLUTIONS FOR NEW SCHOOL LEADERS’ 

Now what?? Easy to answer when we have the author, OH Principal Jennifer Schwanke

 

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ARCHIVED SHOWS BEGINNING JULY 2016 …

THE CURRENT MONTH IS ON TOP
AUGUST 2016
 URBAN EDUCATION…THE SUPERINTENDENTS SUMMIT
Urban school leadership is the topic for AASA’s 2nd Urban Supt’s meeting in Alexandira VA. 
Our guests are Supts.Thomas Parker and Rod Thompson. Jessica Huizenga and Principal Andrae Townsel..all from ‘M’ states..Michigan, Minnesota and Massachusetts.
 
 
 
AN ISTE STANDARDS REFRESH
ISTE , Sr. Director of Standards, Carolyn Sykora on how ISTE standards 
have evolved  considering the changing environment of educatio
 
 
MAKING SCIENCE LAB SAFER
Dr. Ken Roy , Chief Safety officer of Glastonbury (CT) Public Schools. Always great info from Ken!
 
NCTE AUTHORS ON ‘SPORTS AND LITERACY’…BREAK DOWN SILOS AND ENGAGE KIDS
Great topic with Professor Alan Brown of Wake Forest and
Professor Luke Rodesiler of Indiana U…all about sports literacy,,middle school on!
 
THE GROWING IMPACT OF TEACHER LEADERSHIP
We welcome first time guest Celine Coggins, founder and CEO of TeachPlus
 
K-12 ED TECH and THE 2016 ELECTION
COSN brings us a great panel…. their Policy Chair & CTO of Calcasieu Paris Public Schools Sheryl Abshire, Reg Leighty, COSN Policy Consultant and Jean Tower, Director of Media and Digital Learning in Needham (MA) schools.
 
 

 

DIVERSE STRATEGIES FOR ELL/DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Gryphon House author  Dr. Jennifer Chen, author of “Connecting Right from the Start: 
Fostering Effective Communications with Dual Language Learners”
 
TEACHER RECRUITMENT and  ALTERNATIVE CREDENTIALING
Our guest is Shawn Arevalo McCollough, President and CEO of The American Board is our guest. The Board is a non-profit organization established by the U.S. Department of Education and dedicated to building strong communities through preparing, certifying, and supporting teachers
 REPORT ON ALTERNATIVE CREDENTIALING IN A NEW ERA OF WORK AND EDUCATION
with Pearson Acclaim’s Peter Janzow give us the scoop
STUDENT SELF MANAGEMENT, EFFECTIVE SCHOOL DISCIPLINE 
AND CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT
Dr Howie Knoff of Project ACHIEVE is our guest
 
TEACHERS AND STATEWIDE EDUCATION POLICIES
TEACHER VOICE and THE HOPE STREET GROUP
Hope Street Group, agents of change for educators, bring us two great North Carolina  teachers, Courtney Sears of Chapel Hiil-Carrboro Public Schools and Trey Ferguson, a high school math teacher from Wake County,NC on the North Carolina TEACHER VOICE NETWORK
 
 
 
A HEALTH LITERACY CURRICULUM
THE HIP HOP HEALTHY HEART PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN
Superstar Superintendent of Coachella Valley California, Dr. Darryl Adams 
 is joined by a very healthy Executive Director, Jyl Steinback of Shape Up US
on the importance of children’s health to learning.
 
COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS AND REMEDIATION 
JACKSON COLLEGE’S ACCELERATED LEARNING PROGRAM FOR DEVELOPMENTAL WRITING
Community College professors Clarinda Flannery 
and our good buddy Professor Amelia Gamel are our guests on an innovative program helping CC students succeed
 

 

AMERICAN INNOVATION, STEM AND THE MAKER MOVEMENT
Glen Bull,Hossein Haj-Hariri and Alan Grier  and Matt Hoffman of the Smithsonian.  Glen is an Education Professor at UVA, Hossein is Engineering Dean at The University of  of South carolina and Alan Grier  is the Coordinator of The Machine Tool Technology program at Midlands Technical College
 
TEACHING THE ELECTION
Guess what, there’s a Presidential election this November. There are resources to teach with.
Returning guest,Tony Pennay, Director of The Annenberg Presidential Learning Center
 at The Reagan Presidential Library, gives us a game plan
 
COMPETENCY BASED LEARNING FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
 
MORE ON COMPTENCY BASED LEARNING, + DATA USAGE AND THE FUTURE OF ED TECH
EDUCATION OVERVIEW  FROM CHARLES SOSNICK
You’ll love listening to Charles, a returning guest and Editor in Chief of The Southeast Education Network
 
 
FREE AND TERRIFIC FOR NEW TEACHER ORIENTATION
THE SCHOOL YEAR STARTER KIT
Roxanna Eldon returns. Author of “See me  After Class: Advice for Teachers by Teachers” 
and starter kit creator for new teachers.
SOCIAL JUSTICE PROJECTS IN THE CLASSROOM
Cinema and Broadcast Journalism teacher & Smartbrief/Smartblogs award winning educational blogger,
Mira Costa  (CA) HS   Mike Hernandez is our guest
 
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JULY 2016
 SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING and  THE HAWN FOUNDATION

This is Goldie’s wonderful educational foundation   for a vastly under-met need

in K-12 eduCation Our guest is CEO Laurie Coots.

 
 GREAT INSIGHTS ON HOW THE INDUSTRY REACHES EDUCATORS
 A PREVIEW OF EDNET 2016
Yes, I will even forgive Dallas the Cowboys because it’s the host city of EDNET this year, 
the industry networking/informational conference.Guests are the one and only Vicki Bigham, Conference Director plus Steve Wakefield from Discovery Education and Nicole Neal of Noodle Markets
 
 
 SCHOOL CLIMATE, DISCRIMINATORY DISCIPLINE AND THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE
The National School Climate Center returns  with their Policy and Legal Director Jessica Savage
 

 

THE MYTHS AND REALITIES OF SCHOOL SUMMER VACATION
SUMMER BREAK…THE SUMMER SLIDE… WHY?
Educational Demographer/Futurist Dr Kari Arfstrom is our guest
 
THE END OF WORK AS WE KNOW IT..PREPARING FOR THE WORKPLACE
IT’S A DIFFERENT WORLD OF WORK FOR THE STUDENTS WE TEACH
K-12 and Higher Education from the point of view of the workplace Ann Parker , senior community practice manager for Association for Talent Development is joined by special guest Ray Williams of Ray Williams Associates. Important show as we are the ones responsible for teaching the future workforce.
 
A 2 DAY EVENT
DIGITAL EDUCATION  and 
THE MOORESVILLE, NC ‘SUMMER CONNECTION’
TWO SHOWS 
10-11:30 A
TO LISTEN TO THIS SHOW FEATURING VARIOUS COMPANIES THAT
PARTNER WITH MOORESVILLE GRADED SCHOOLS, A LEADER IN DIGITAL EDUCATION
2-330 PM
GREAT STUFF  ON MOORESVILLE GRADED  AND THE HILL CENTER FOR READING INTERVENTION, AND THE DIGITAL CONVERSION GOING ON VIRGINIA BEACH  AND ADDISON NY SCHOOLS
 
LIVE FROM THE MOORESVILLE .NC.
DIGITAL EDUCATION ‘SUMMER CONNECTION’
 DAY 2
10-11:30 A
THREE SUPERINTENDENTS ATTENDING THE CONFERENCE TALK
ABOUT DIGITAL CONVERSION IN THEIR DISTRICTS
RURAL GREENWOOD, SC DISTRICT 51
WHITTIER CITY, CALIFORNIA
ANACORTES,WASHINGTON
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LOCAL STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND ITS IMPACT IN EDUCATION
Rich Long, Executive Director of Learning First is our guest
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PRESENTING THE NEW PRESIDENT OF AASA
Texas Superintendent Alton Frailey, superintendent of Katy Independent School District in Katy Texas, was just installed (July 13) as president of AASA, The School Superintendents Association, for 2016-17. Frailey succeeds Illinois Superintendent David Schuler, who will serve as immediate past president of AASA. 
INTELLECTUAL FREEDOM FOR TEACHERS AND STUDENTS 
The author of “Liberty and Learning:Academic Freedom for Teachers and Students”, University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor, David Moshman, returns to the show
 
AASA past-president Supt. David Schuler  on 
Re-Defining Ready
a new metric-based research model that emphasizes the simple fact 
that students are more than a test score
Presented by KnowledgeWorks
 
 
LIVE BIG. CHANGE LIVES. URBAN TEACHERS EXPANDS TO TEXAS
Executive Director for DFW metroplex , Emily Nolen
is our guest. Great teacher Training!!!
 
Edweb.net bring us former Supt.  and founder of  “Sup d’jour”  Gabe Soumakian on
WHY DISTRICTS NEED A CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER
 
 
 A NEW REPORT ON  TEACHER DIVERSITY RECRUITING 
NCTQ‘s President Kate Walsh on school districts bring 
in more people of color , etc into their schools …how, why, is it working?
 
Our good friend , IL. educator Chris Bronke gives us a new acronym.
Thanks Chris!
ALL ABOUT “CLEAR” 
Collaborative Learning through Empathetic,Authentic Relationships
He’ll be joined by H.S English Teacher and writing coach for
 the National Blogging Collaborative , Robyn Corelitz
 
 
USE MOVIES TO TEACH LITERACY
NCTE author (“Reading in the Dark”, Reading the Reel World”)John Golden is our guest
John is an English teacher in Portland OR
 
 
 
SUCCESS IN TACOMA SCHOOLS
COMMUNITY COLLEGES AND ONLINE LEARNING
ADJUNCT FACULTY CHALLENGES
CC expert, adjunct professor and former NISOD Executive Director Larry Miller is our guest.
 
TAPPING THE POTENTIAL OF TECHNOLOGY FOR CHILDREN 
Early Childhood Technology Expert Warren Buckleitner , a Gryphon House author , brings his expertise to our show including 5 tech products every preschool or elementary  teacher should know and use. 
 
E RATE FUNDING 2016-17
An update with the expert, John Harrington of FUNDS FOR LEARNING
BOTH SIDES OF CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES  and HOW TO TEACH THEM
Procon.org ‘s President Kamy Akhaven joins us for a look at

 a great and neutral site for any teacher, particularly  English and Social Studies

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HMH presents NCEA on 
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOL LEADERS
Jim Pavlacka, NCEA Director of Leadership Development  & 
Annette Jones, Ass’t Director are our guests
 
 
TAKE A WALK DOWN HOPE STREET WITH THE A GREAT TEACHER ORGANIZATION
“ON DECK:PREPARING THE NEXT GENERATION OF TEACHERS”
 with AZ Kindergarten Teacher Danielle Brown and Delaware High School teacher Robyn Howton
Presented by SOLUTION TREE
 
PROMOTING TEACHING AS A CAREER
Our guests are from South Carolina, the SC Teacher of the Year Jennifer Wise and Professor Ed Dickey of the The University of South Carolina (Go GAMECOCKS)
 
 
 
The Education Director of The Goldwater Institute  Jonathan Butcher returns with a look at  
EDUCATION SAVINGS ACCOUNTS AROUND THE US.
 
 
A NEW IDEA FOR STUDENT ENGAGEMENT
ISTE  authors  Chris Carnahan and Kim Crowley
 
 BOTH SIDES OF CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES  and HOW TO TEACH THEM
Procon.org ‘s President Kamy Akhaven joins us for a look at a great and neutral site 
for any teacher, especially Social Studies
 
AUTHENTIC WRITING FOR THE DIGITAL AGE
SMARTBRIEF  award winning education blogger Dylan Fenton, an English Teacher from  New Joisey is our guest
 The co-founder of Flipped Learning Jon Bergmann is our guest about the new

2016 ARCHIVED SHOWS JANUARY THROUGH JUNE

THE CURRENT MONTH IS ON TOP
JUNE 2016
LIVE FROM ISTE
Conversations with various exhibitors at the conference
Each of these shows will be 1 hour  to 90 minutes long.
Guests will include Pearson, Promethean, MyON Reader, Exo U , Impero Software, Fuel Ed, Epson, Vernier and many others
LIVE FROM ISTE   …OUR 10 AM SHOW
Lisa Wolfe Communications presents  various products of Pearson Education plus School Specialty, and TCI
LIVE FROM ISTE ..OUR 2PM SHOW 
PR with Panache presents EXOU,Capstone, Pivot Ed, My Reader, Lifeliqe, Promethean, Lightspeed Technologies and ABC Mouse for Schools
 
LIVE FROM ISTE…OUR 4 PM SHOW
KEH Communications brings us Impero Software, Fuel Education, Vernier Science and Epson Projectors
LIVE FROM ISTE ON TUESDAY
Jennifer Harrison PR brings us Schoology, GetOgment.com and Turnitin Revision Assistant
Harvard Education Press author Michael Sadowski
“SAFE IS NOT ENOUGH”
BETTER SCHOOLS FOR LGBTQ STUDENTS
Considering the events in Orlando 2 weeks ago, this is an important show
COSN‘S “TRUSTED LEARNING ENVIRONMENT’ SEAL
 
HOT TOPIC: DATA PRIVACY FOR YOUR SCHOOLS
 
We have the experts : Linnette Attai of Playwell LLC, Bob Moore of Dallas TX ISD and Melissa Tebbenkamp of Raytown (MO), Schools
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING
 
MOVING YOUR SCHOOL COMMUNITY TO NEXT GENERATION LEARNING
Learn how Head of School at University Prep (WA) Matt Levinson made it happen. Matt was recently honored as a top education blogger by Smartbrief
“ZERO TO  THREE” NATIONAL PARENTING SURVEY REPORT
The importance of ‘fathering’ to early education and later success  for children with Zero to Three‘s Patty Cole and Claire Lerner 
 
 
ELL ASSESSMENT…plus
starring returning guest Sue Ann Towle…they’ll be at ISTE with their TELL assessment …plus
 
 
‘PRE SCHOOL TEACHER ‘ PREP
Continuing a show with NCTQ’s Hannah Putman…..on the challenges of training teachers for work in pre-school , based on a new NCTQ report
 
 
THE POWER OF EDUCATIONAL DEMOGRAPHICS
 Futurist and demographer Dr Kari Arfstrom on “The Playdate Generation”…what’s coming down the pike for schools
 
INTERVENTION SUCCESS IN  KINDERGARTEN
Faced with serious challenges with a large group of incoming kindergarten kids , Amphitheater Public Schools in Tucson made it work for student success. Chief Academic Officer  Dr Roseanne Lopez is our guest.
ED INDUSTRY: DIVERSITY INITIATIVE FROM ETIN
 SIIA/ETIN has taken a look at diversity leadership in the industry with a need to reflect the schools they serve

 

 

 

A PREVIEW OF THE “WOMEN LEADERS IN EDUCATION’ CONFERENCE

The inaugural conference is in July in Boston and we have Kathy Hurley and Deb DeVries of Girls Thinking Global, organizers of the event as our guests
 
 
1030a
TWO SUPERINTENDENTS ON DISTRICT DIGITAL CONVERSION
Dr. Mark Edwards of Mooreseville, NC and Mark’s special guest, Dr. Damian LaCroix, Of Howard-Suamico School District in Wisconsin
Presented by Solution Tree
WELCOME TO EDNET 2016
The director of the industry’s most important networking event, Vicki Smith Bigham, is our guest.
 
LITERACY AND TECHNOLOGY
ILA , conference in Boston in July,brings us educator Kip Glazer . She writes “Purposeful Tech” for ILA at Literacyworldwide.com”
 
 
TEACHER LEADERS SPEAK ABOUT TEACHER LEADERSHIP
From The Center For Teaching Quality, our guests are teacher leaders  Jozette Martinez, Paul Barnwell and Val Brown
 
 
NOON
From NCSS leadership, the History/Social Science Coordinator of LA County’s Office of Education, the one and only Michelle Herczog
 
SCHOOL DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION and BUILDING DIGITAL LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
AASA  brings us returning guest Mike Lubelfeld, superintendent, Deerfield Public Schools District 109, Deerfield, Illinois and from a little south of Deerfield,Nick Polyak, superintendent, Leyden High School District 212, Franklin Park, Illinois
“TECH OUT YOUR CLASS”
ISTE author Amy Prosser  with 6 projects to meet Common Core and ISTE standards
Presented by Waterford Institute
SPECIAL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION
CASE Executive Director Luann Case joins us for a look at Professional Development though the summer and into the Fall
 
TUESDAY
 
BOARD CERTIFICATION AND THE BUREAU OF INDIAN EDUCATION
Kristin Hamilton and Michelle Accardi from The National Board of Professional Teaching Standards; their work with Native American education, the Atlas  Resource, etc
 
 
 
 SOCIAL STUDIES 
A visit with novelist Pat Leonard on teaching history through the eyes of the people who lived it…regarding Colonial history ..
 
 
THE NATIONAL EARLY CHILDHOOD SUMMER INSTITUTE
Taking place June 27-30 in Atlanta, we have Pearson’s VP of Language and Early Childhood Development Cheryl MacDougald
GLOBAL WORKFORCE READINESS & 21st CENTURY SKILLS
Dr. Helen Soule, Executive Director of P21 , The Partnership for 21st Century Learning, is joined by her  colleague Chief Strategy Officer David Ross
 
 
SUMMER LEARNING FOR BOTH STUDENTS AND SCHOOL LIBRARIANS WITH AASL
 OFFICERS LESLIE PREDDY AND AUDREY CHURCH plus EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SYLVIA KNIGHT NORTON
TECHNOLOGY, LEARNING MANAGEMENT AND STUDENT VOICE
 WITH TECHNOLOGY EDUCATOR AND ELIZABETH FERRY OF AVON CT PUBLIC SCHOOLS. THANK YOU HAPARA.
GIFTED EDUCATION
 WITH NAGC ‘s JONATHAN PLUCKER ON SUMMER LEARNING
 STUDENT CHOICE: THE KEY TO MOTIVATION AND ACHIEVEMENT
with ASCD author, educator and consultant  Mike Anderson

COMMON CORE AND READING

Solution Tree authors and Trainers Drs. Diane Lapp, Maria Grant & Kelly Johnson on CLOSE READING AND SCAFFOLDING  and  COMMON CORE STANDARDS

 
PERSONALIZED, ONLINE  LEARNING ; iNACOL’S Maria Worthern on the new report,
 
SOCIAL STUDIES , CIVICS AND THE REAGAN LIBRARY
 A real treat.. Learn about THE ANNENBERG PRESIDENTIAL LEARNING CENTER
 of  THE RONALD REAGAN PRESIDENTIAL FOUNDATION  from The Reagan Library with Director  and former teacher Tony Pennay.
 
 
 
 
 
COMMUNITY COLLEGES  THE COLLEGE PROMISE TOOLKIT with
DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP AND THE IMPORTANCE OF MONITORING STUDENTS 
with Impero Software’s  Marketing Manager Felicia Rateliff and IKeepSafe  Safety and Privacy Officer Holly Hawkins
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CREATING AND SUPPORTING STUDENT CENTERED PERSONALIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS 
in Meriden CT schools. Learn to replicate a good thing from Supt Mark Benigni  and Meriden educators Dan Corsetti and Mark Thornton
 
 
 
 
 
NCTE: THE ‘WHOLE LANGUAGE UMBRELLA’ CONFERENCE  , JULY IN ST. LOUIS
LITERACY THAT MATTERS: CURRICULUM, CREATIVITY & ACTION
 Let a smile be your “WHOLE LANGUAGE UMBRELLA CONFERENCE”. NCTE brings us  Caryl Crowell, President of WLU. program chair of the summer conference, Co-Ordinator at Borton Magnet School in Tucson and co-author of “Inventing  a Classroom.
 
ECONOMICS EDUCATION  
with the Education Director of American Institute  for Economic Research
Dr. Natalia Smirnova about their “Economics Across The Curriculum” program
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MAY 2016

 

URBAN EDUCATION AND BEYOND…THE RIGHT METRIC TO MEASURE STUDENT SUCCESS

Dr. Phil (not that one) Lanoue, National Supt of the Year 2015, the Superintendent of Clarke County School District (GA) asks “ARE WE HAVING THE RIGHT CONVERSATIONS ABOUT STUDENT SUCCESS?”

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.THE MOORESVILLE NC ‘SUMMER CONNECTION’ FOR SUPERINTENDENTS & STAFF. Mooresville Graded Supt. Mark Edwards and CTO Scott Smith  with a look at district Ed tech and a preview of the conference.

Presented by Solution Tree

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Ron Rice,  of The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools with CEO Emilio Pack of CrownPrep Academy (MD) and Lagra Newman, Head of School at Purpose Prep in Tennessee on  DESIGNING AND OPERATING A CHARTER SCHOOL.

Presented by Waggle Practice

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 EMBRACING THE CHALLENGE OF DIGITAL EDUCATION . A re-scheduled show that was cut short last week..Longview TX ISD’s IT Director Brian Pitts with Impero Software CEO Sam Pemberton. A tech glitch nailed us last week…we’re baaaack!

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Meriden CT. Supt. Dr. Mark Benigni and Director of Curriculum Barb Haeffner with actual students, the consumers,  on STUDENT CENTERED PERSONALIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS (PLE’s)

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FFA …AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION AND SERVICE LEARNING a favorite topic of mine with so many career opps for student d and in teaching. ..with their “Living to Serve” senior manager  Michele Sullivan …CREATING A COMMON LANGUAGE FOR SERVICEPresented by iCEV Online

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THE INTERNATIONAL LITERACY ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE . The old “IRA” has their conference in July in Boston.We’ll preview it for you with ILA’s Marcie Craig-Post and #NYEdChat co-moderator and ELA consultant Carol Varsalona,Wonder Lead Ambassador for Wonderopolis.

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 The subject is  PRE-SCHOOL TEACHER PREP starring The National Council on Teacher Quality’s Director of Research Hannah Putman…considering a new report fort from NCTQ on that very subject…with an upcoming webinar to boot.

( FYI, SKYPE crashed on us 25 minutes in.

We have re-scheduled it to continue the conversation on June 20 at 130 p)

Presented by Waterford Institute.

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Miranda Beard , president of The National School Board Association and John Tuttle , past president join us for a discussion on the value of supporting Public Education

Presented by Knowledge Works

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A COMPETENCY- BASED APPROACH TO TEACHER EDUCATION… Learn about the evolution of an excellent ONLINE program at Granite State College offering  Masters degrees in School Leadership for  Principals and School Librarians.

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A great program for  MENTORING AND COACHING NEW TEACHERS

from the New Teacher Center with NTC founder Ellen Moir.

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OCM BOCES  in New York presents Making Learning Happen, a summer conference on
PROJECT BASED LEARNING/MAKER MOVEMENT and you’re invited.
Learn about it from Joanne Keim and  Jeff Craig
ENGAGING STUDENT  WITH STATISTICS ACROSS DISCIPLINES
DATAFEST was April 29-May 1
We’re always talking about data in education. This is a competition revealing insights on using it.
Julie Conover and Pearson Data Stats author Rob Gould, Datafest founder are our guests.
Learning Platforms and Differentiation/Student Voice /Personalized Learning with, from The Ottawa Catholic School Board ,Stephanie Meyers .. and from Richland (SC) School District 2 , Nikki Allman….with a big thank you to Hapara
 
The AASA Urban Superintendents Academy...participant Angelica Ramsay from Pleasant Valley School District (CA), Maria Ott of USC’s Rossier School and the one and only Jimmy Minichello from AASA
Thank you KnowledgeWorks for sponsoring
9a
Speaking of urban,  Urban Teachers  brings us educator Kyair Butts, a 3rd year teacher in Baltimore City. UTC creates great urban teachers, now working in Baltimore and Dallas/FortWorth
1030
Embracing the Challenge of Digital Learning.
Thank you Impero for bringing us Brian Pitts, Director of IT at Longview TX ISD
DUE TO A TECH GLITCH, THIS SHOW STOPPED AFTER 15 MINUTES.
WE ARE RE DOING IT MONDAY MAY 23 AT 1PM ET
NOON
As recently featured on the PBS NewsHour and CBS, Superintendent Extrodinaire  Dr. Darryl Adams returns to our show with a further report on new initiatives that this nationally-recognized Superintendent is bringing about in Coachella Valley (CA) schools.
Today we will talk about PERSONALIZED LEARNING and WALL TO WALL ACADEMIES working n Coachella.
9a
The DC Public Education Fund does great work in our nation’s capital .
Jessica Rauch, President  and Jason Kamras, DC’s Chief of Instructional Practice join us.
1030 
James Brown, the Executive Director of The STEM Education Coalition
talks about the new ESSA law and how it affects STEM education.
NOON
JUST ADDED
ISKME’S Lisa Petrides and school librarian Pam Harland on OPEN EDUCATION RESOURCES.
NCEA  is the voice of Catholic education nationwide. Learn about their Summer Professional Development:
the STREAM 2.0 Symposium  scheduled for Philly in June and their LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE in July in Omaha.
HMH sponsors
Hail to the Chief…we have NCTM president Matt Larson on MATHEMATICS EDUCATION.
Thank you WAGGLE for sponsoring

KNOWWLEDGE WORKS Jason Swanson on THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION  in an ever-changing world.

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ISTE authors Ginger Carlson and Raphael Raphael “Let’s Get Social:THE EDUCATORS GUIDE TO EDMODO
Presented by Waterford Institute
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SMARTBRIEF/SMARTBLOGS  award winning educator  ASHLEY LAMB SINCLAIR, The 2016 KY Teacher of the Year, Teacher in Residence at KY DOE on  TEACHER LEADERSHIP

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The editors of  the NCTE Journal join us  for a look at how they they develop content for English teachers for the publication
 
 Welcome to a preview of the AAP “CONTENT IN CONTEXT‘ conference in Philly June 6-8; the must meeting for educational publishers.
WHAT DOES COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS REALLY MEAN  with BU Counseling Professor V.Scott Solberg.
Thank U AdvancePath

 

 

IMPROVING THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE COMPLETION RATE

New survey information on the power  and impact of Phi Theta Kappa , the CC Honor Society

Presented by Pearson

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Learn why you must have a well-trained School Resource Officer from the Executive Director of NASRO,
Mo Canady. Their convention is coming in July and school administrators should attend.
ITS ABOUT SCHOOL SAFETY
iPADpalooza is coming and we have, from Eanes ISD in Texas , their director of Technology
Carl Hooker, a thought leader of the year  and  Chris Piehler, editorial director of PR with Panache

 

Quite simply, it ain’t your daddy’s classroom anymore.
We’ll be talking classroom management in the 21st century with authors Tom Whitby and Steve Anderson, all about their new book
HOW TEACHERS CAN CHANGE THE NARRATIVE
Interesting show for all with Dr. Mishy Lesser from The Upstander Project, an educational documentary film non-profit. Working nationally, Mishy was just working with teachers in Maine and we’ll discuss the Project’s  latest work on Native Americans, other films they made, and the learning resources behind them.
 
THE UPCOMING EETC CONFERENCE : TECHNOLOGY FOR YOUNG CHILDREN
Part of NAEYC ‘s conference, The Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) Conference started in 2011 with the goal of bringing researchers, policymakers, and educators together to further conversations around what works for young children and to inspire innovative change on the behalf of children everywhere. Dr. Ben Heuston, President of Waterford Institute and founding sponsor of the conference is our guest
 
BOOSTING BRAIN POWER: 52 WAYS FOR EDUCATORS TO USE WHAT SCIENCE TELLS US
Young children and brain development….we have Gryphon House author and Co-founder of the New Directions Institute for Early Childhood Brain Development, Dr. Jill Stamm
 
DISTRICT COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT:EARNING ACCREDITATION IN SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS
Rich Bagin, Executive Director of NSPRA is joined by Barb Nicol , their representative to the Universal Accreditation Board and from Eudora KS schools, Comm Director and author Kristin Magette.
 
 
THE ‘IDEA’ PARTNERSHIP & ENGAGEMENT IN SPECIAL ED LEADERSHIP
Joanne Cashman, Director of the Partnership on ‘Leading by Convening’ and creating greater outcomes for students with disabilities.
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SOUTHEAST EDUCATION NETWORK
Our guest is Charles Sosnick, editor in chief at the Network, an educational media organization. Their last issue covered “Building the Perfect School”. Good stuff, believe me!
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APRIL 2016
USING FICTION AS A GATEWAY TO SCIENCE
I love this topic…..Follett Learning bring us  Tech Trainer Mike Jones, a life science teacher from Bloomington IL, and NIU’s Director of The STEM Read program,Gillian King-Cargile… going to be an outstanding show. 
 
THE NATIONAL TEACHERS HALL OF FAME
With all the so-called ‘teacher-bashing’ going on, take pride in the profession. We have Executive Director Carol Strickland. The week of May 2 is Teacher Appreciation Week and the Hall is inducting new  inductees. It’s really worth knowing about. 
ENGAGING STUDENTS IN STEM …THINGS ARE LOOKING UP
My good friend , Professor Billy Hix, Director of STEM Outreach at Motlow College returns. Billy is also an intense amateur astronomer. Among other things, you can learn how the best show in town for your kids is also the cheapest just by taking a few minutes to look  at the sky at night! 
ASCD’s WHOLE CHILD SYMPOSIUM: THE ENGAGEMENT GAP
Mark the date: May 4th at DC’s Newseum. Giving us the scoop is ASCD‘s  Director of Outreach and Whole Child, Sean Slade, also author of the ASCD book  “School Climate Change “How do I build a Positive Environment for Learning”.
 Presented by Follett Learning
 
ADDRESSING THE CHALLENGES OF MATH/STEM TEACHER RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION
Math Education professors and returning guests, former NCTM president Mike Shaughnessy and AMTE president Christine Thomas on professional standards, professional development needs, etc.
THE PEARSON “ONLINE AND BLENDED LEARNING” WEBINAR SYMPOSIUMS
This is great PD for you. Mickey Revenaugh, pioneer in the field of online learning and  Pearson Director of New School Models is our guest …..New School models…about time !!! I love it. Hot topics to get your students engaged no matter where they are!
 
THE CHALLENGES OF FIRST GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENTS
A real treat, a true expert in the field, Jackson College Profesor Amelia Gamel , author of “Help! My College Students Can’t Read” returns ..an important show for K-12 and Higher Ed professionals.
SUPERINTENDENT MARK EDWARDS OF MOORESVILLE GRADED (NC) AND…..
Mark’s special guest, the  SUPER-intendent of Burien, Washington’s Highline School District Susan Enfield , who’s waking very early for this conversation. We’ll look at her excellent district , it’s challenges and successes.
 
FUTURE READY SCHOOLS AND THE ALLIANCE FOR EXCELLENT EDUCATION
Tom Murray of The Alliance joins us for a discussion of Future Ready Schools and Future Ready Leaders.
 
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION IS THE FOUNDATION: PRE-K in MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA
Thank you, Waterford Institute for bringing us Paula Rankin-Reese ,Pre-K program Manager for Mobile County on the simple fact that Alabama ranks #1 in quality Pre K. Learn about the ‘Just 4’ program
DEVELOPMENTAL MATH: EVERY STUDENT CAN SUCCEED
That’s right…they can! Our guest is Elayn Martin-Gay, Professor at the University of New orleans and one of Pearson‘s Developmental Math authors.
 
 
NOON
STUDENT VOICE IN LEARNING
Science educator & Digital Learning Coach  Lisa Harrison of Vista (CA) Unified School District and IL English teacher Jennifer Streubling are our guests. We’ll hear their voices with a big thank you to Hapara
SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING: THE IMPORTANCE OF SEL FOR TODAY’S YOUTH
With thanks to AdvancePath Academics, we bring you SEL expert, BU professor V.Scott Solberg, author and  expert on career development for youth and youth resiliency.
 
STEM TEACHER RECRUITMENT
Triumph Learning’s Waggle Practice presents Professor Ed Dickey of The University of South Carolina and recent recipient of an NCTM Lifetime Achievment Award on solving a major challenge…recruiting STEM educators  
THE VALUE OF BEING A BOARD CERTIFIED TEACHER
Walk into a doctor’s office and look at all those board certifications. Gives you confidence in their skills, doesn’t it. Well, it’s the same for educators. Smartbrief brings us NBPTS CEO Peggy Brookins 
THE PROJECT BASED LEARNING NEW YORK PROJECT 
Listen to what the Onandaga/Cortland NY BOCES  has planned  from Doreen Bergman and Joanne Keim for this summer . Shannon Miller and Leland Melvin will be among the speakers speaking @ PBLNY.
Presented by IMPERO SOFTWARE
ADVANCING PERSONALIZED LEARNING UNDET THE NEW ESSA LAW
A look at the topic under ESSA from KnowledgeWorks Matt Williams and Lilian Pace
PLAN FOR ISTE JUNE 26-29 IN DENVER
Waterford Institute brings us Jennifer Ragan-Fore, Chief Events officer at ISTE with a first look at the conference
 
CREATIVE LEADERSHIP… FROM LEADING TO SUCCEEDING
Solution Tree author Dr Douglas Reeves, author of more than 30 books on educational leadership is our guest.
 
WRITING STRATEGIES FOR ACTION, THE 2016 CCCC ANNUAL CONVENTION
Linda Adler-Kassner, Associate dean of undergraduate education & professor of writing studies at UC Santa Barbara and Associate Chair of the CCCC is our guest
PARENTS AND GIFTED EDUCATION
What is the role of the parent. How does a parent know their child is gifted. Learn some answers from Rene Islas, Executive Director of NAGCRene is joined by Dr. Keri Guilbalt, Asst. Professor of Gifted and Talented Education at Notre Dame of Maryland University
Presented by Learning Bird
 
 
MATH EDUCATION TODAY
Professor Sam Otten of  The University of Missouri and doctoral student Cris Sheffel on the state of math education and math teacher prep today.
 
A K-12 SCHOOL IN COOPER LANDING ALASKA WITH ONE TEACHER
…and we’ve got him…K-12  educator Tommy Gossard from The Kenai Peninsula whom I met at FETC
Presented by Gryphon House
 
 
 
 
COSN‘s  ANNUAL IT SCHOOL SURVEY
Fresh off their DC conference last week, COSN brings us Paula Maylahn, Survey Project Lead, and Mike Jamerson, the Director of Technology at Bartholomew (IN) Consolidated School Corporation 
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING
EYE OPENING SHOW……NCTQ STATE BY STATE TEACHER STATE POLICIES
Sandi Jacobs ( no relation), Sr. VP for State/District Policy at The National Center  on Teacher Quality on their new state policy dashboard
Presented by Triumph Learning
 
TEACHING WRITING WITH TECHNOLOGY THAT MOTIVATES STUDENTS
High School English educator Susan Van Doren experienced with a very cool product Turnitin’s Revision Assistant
 
 
EDUCATING YOUNG CHILDREN…BUILDING THE BRAIN  THROUGH CREATIVE EXPRESSION
Gryphon House author Dr. Ann Barbour, Professor Emeritus at UCLA on her new book,
 
“EXCELLENCE IN ONLINE TEACHING’ WINNER , 1st GRADE TEACHER SARAH ALLEN 
I love this, a first grade teacher and online learning…. Pearson Education presents, from Indian Creek School in Maryland, a teacher who created a 1-5 Blended Learning program. Welcome Sarah
MORE ON ONLINE LEARNING …A LOOK AT PERSONALIZED LEARNING
We have iNACOL’S  Dale Frost and Susan Gentz on both Federal and State policies
 
 
 
THE  NEW ESSA LAW, POLITICS AND EDUCATION
The expert, the Executive Director of Learning First Alliance , Dr Richard Long returns with  his great insights.
 Presented by IMPERO SOFTWARE
 
 
 
CURRENT TRENDS IN SCHOOL CLIMATE… WHY CLIMATE CHANGE MATTERS IN YOUR SCHOOL
Jonathan Cohen of the National School Climate Center and his special guest,  Dr. Eric Hassler, Ass’t Superintendent of Curriculum at Monroe-Woodbury (NY) Central School District
Presented by HAPARA
 
DISRUPTION IN EDUCATIONAL PUBLISHING 
Edweb.net’s Lisa Schmucki and her special guest, Education Publishing Hall of Fame member,Encyclopedia Britannica’s Sr . VP Michael Ross on his new book ” Dealing with Disruption: Lessons from the Publishing Industry”
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MARCH 2016

AASA : CREATING AND SUPPORTING DISTRICT LEADERS

From the Superintendents Association, we have Jimmy Minichello, Mort Sherman and Bernadine Futrell  on the varied programs offered to Superintendents…Urban,  New Superintendents, etc.

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HEALTH OF THE CHARTER SCHOOL MOVEMENT ENGAGING EDUCATION STAKEHOLDERS

Nina Rees, President  of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools in a continuing discussion of this new report.

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ENGAGING EDUCATION STAKEHOLDERS IN ENSURING STUDENT SUCCESS 
NSPRA’s Rich Bagin is joined by former NSPRA president Kathy Leslie

 

THE MOBILE LEARNING MINDSET

Chris Piehler, editorial director of PR with Panache, is joined by the Director  of Innovation and Digital Learning in Eanes ISD, Texas, Carl Hooker

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PROGRESSIVE EDUCATION AT THE HIGH MEADOWS SCHOOL 

From High Meadows school we have Jay Underwood, Head of School and Leslie Nicholson  at this International Baccalaureate school

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A THOUGHTFUL REPORT ON THE TEACHER SHORTAGE

J. Renee Gordon is the Human Capital Strategist at E Squared a Human Capital Firm for K-12 schools

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 A NEW ERA FOR NCTE

We welcome Emily Kirkpatrick , the new Executive Director of NCTE

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APRIL IS SCHOOL LIBRARY MONTH

The officers of AASL Audrey Church and Terri Grief  join us as does Suzanne Dix,

Chair of the AASL School Library Month committee

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YOUR FIRST YEAR IN CTE…10 MORE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW  
NOCTI president  and author John Foster is joined by ACTE ‘s senior director of Outreach and Partnership Mike Connet
 
TEACHING BETTER: IGNITING AND SUSTAINING INSTRUCTIONAL IMPROVEMENT
Author and Pearson Education Research Scientist Brad Ermeling  who wrote a new book , same title as the show, is our guest. Co author , Chief Academic  Officer at Orange Lutheran High School,Genevieve Graff-Ermeling will be with us.

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN MATH EDUCATION: UNDERSTANDING MATH EDUCATION TODAY

Matt Larson, NCTM Presient and co-authorTim Kanold, , Past President  NCSM , on their new book “Balancing the Equation:A Guide to School Mathematics for Educators and Parents

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THE ‘WITH MATH I CAN’ INITIATIVE

TenMarks Meera Vaidyanathan  on changing student’s attitude towards math with many free resources available for educators.

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“TEACHING THE MIDDLE GRADES” : AWARD WINNING ED BLOGGER ELYSE SCOTT

Elyse is the latest Smartblogs winning educator for this wonderful post…How Feedback can be more Friendly”

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SCALING FOR DEEPER IMPACT IN URBAN EDUCATION

We present returning guest Drew Deutsch , the new  C.O.O at Urban Teachers  working in several cities to improve urban education

Presented by IMPERO software 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2016/03/23/preparing-teachers-for-urban-education

 

OPEN EDUCATION RESOURCES TRANSFORMING LEARNING AND TEACHING

 

READING RECONSIDERED: RIGOROUS LITERACY INSTRUCTION

with co-authors of Reading Reconsidered: A  Practical Guide to Rigorous Literacy Instruction…Doug Doug Lemov, Colleen Briggs and Erica Woolway

Presented by TURNITIN’s REVISION ASSISTANT

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2016/03/24/reading-reconsidered-rigorous-literacy-instruction

 

 

LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY FOR GLOBAL COLLABORATIVE LEARNING

ISTE author Julie Lindsay on her book THE GLOBAL EDUCATOR, personalizing learning on an increasing flat Earth.

Presented by Waterford Institute

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SCHOOL BOARDS: THE UPCOMING NATIONAL CONFERENCE plus

John Tuttle, NSBA president, is our guest.

Presented by Planet HS

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PERSONALIZED LEARNING THE STORY IN ONE FLORIDA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

From Acreage Pines Community Elementary in Loxahatchee, FL, our guest is principal Amy Dujon

Presented by Trumph Learning  and Waggle 

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DITCHING DEWEY: GENREFICATION IN YOUR LIBRARY 

Welcome to one of my new favorite words “genre-fication”. Our guests are Tiffany Whitehead, School Librarian, Central Middle School, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Don Rokusek, Director, Program Director – Library Solutions, Follett School Solutions

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EDUCATOR VOICE AS AN AGENT OF CHANGE: MEET TWO GREAT TEACHER WINNERS

 Smartbrief/Smartblogs editorial director Melissa Greenwood co-hosts with yours truly as we host two great educator/spokespeople Science Dept chair Ramy Mahmoud of Plano TX ISD and Sarah Henderson,a 20 year HS English teacher.

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MOTIVATING STRUGGLING LEARNERS: 10 STRATEGIES FOR STUDENT SUCCESS

Our guest is Smartbrief/Smartblogs educator winner , author Dr Barbara Blackburn.

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SCHOOL SAFETY AND YOUR WELL TRAINED SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER

Mo Canady , the Executive Director of NASRO, the school resource officer association, is our guest.

Presented by KnowledgeWorks

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EMPHASIZING THE WRITING PROCESS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS 
I have been really looking forward to this show. Elijah Mayfield, the VP of New Technologies at Turnitin is our guest about an incredible new product called “Revision Assistant’, helping student and teachers improve and grade writing skills.
 
P21: HOT TOPICS IN 21st CENTURY LEARNING
Helen Soule, a favorite guest and coincidentally Executive Director of
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills , is our guest. 
 
PRE K AND TECHNOLOGY IN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY FLORIDA
Waterford Institute brings us Evelyn Ellison McFadden, Head Start  Supervisor
 in the eighth largest school district in the country
CTE:  A REPORT ON AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION
Great careers for your students abound, believe me, in Ag Ed.
FFA advisor/Ag Educator Paul Larson of Wisconsin is our guest
 
FEDERAL POLICY  ON EDUCATION
Rich Long, newly named Executive Director of Learning First and
educational policy expert is our guest..in a continuing series
Presented by KnowledgeWorks
 
COMPETENCY BASED SCHOOLS AND “IOWA BIG’
Dr. Trace Pickering, Associate Superintendent  of Cedar rapids schools
and founded of Iowa BIG is our guest.
Presented by HAPARA
 
EDWEB.NET PRESENTS “GIRLS THINKING GLOBAL”
Lisa Schmucki, founder of Edweb.net with her special guest Deb deVries, co-founder of Girls Thinking Global (with Kathy Hurley)…Sharing tools, material & experiences to improve the lives and career opportunities of girls
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING
CHARTER SCHOOL LAW  AND THE STATES RANKINGS 
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools ,President Nina Rees reviews charter law state by state.
Presented by Triumph Learning
 
TEACHING NON FICTION IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
John Micklos, author of 25 children’s books, is our guest. 
Presented by Follett Learning 
 
RELUCTANT LEARNERS:STUDENT DIFFERENTIATION AND STUDENT ENGAGEMENT
ASCD  authors  Kristina Doubet and Jessica Hockett are my guests . They’ll be giving a pre conference workshop on the topic at ASCD
Presented by Waterford Institute
 
YOU’RE GONNA LOVE THIS SHOW : THE BENEFITS OF STUDENT  DOODLING
Smartbrief brings us another winner Dr Deidra Gammill, a CTE teacher in
Mississippi who focuses now on teaching kids who want to be teachers.

 

SOCIAL STUDIES IN THE AGE OF STEM

 NCSS Executive Director Susan Griffin is our guest

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CREATING INNOVATIVE SCHOOL CULTURES IN FUTURE READY SCHOOLS
The Alliance for Excellent Education‘s Tom Murray is our guest
Presented by KnowledgeWorks
 
PEARSON’S ‘READY FOR WORK’ EMPLOYABILITY SUMMIT AT SXSW 2016
The return of Pearson’s John Wannemacher  , planning the SXSW summit
on being sure we have a future workforce. 
 
RECRUITING, RETAINING THE K-12 MATH TEACHER
Former NCTM president, Professor  Mike Shaughnessy of Portland (OR) state is joined by AMTE president Christine Thomas of Georgia State for a discussion on K-12 Math Teacher training..
Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING
 
 
STUDENT OWNERSHIP OF THEIR LEARNING
HAPARA educators Evyan Wagner (Tech Coordinator in Battle Ground schools ,Vancouver WA) & Aida Awad (Science department chair in IL) on student agency.
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FEBRUARY  2016
THE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY
Honoring high achievement student, Society Executive Director  Jonathan Mathis  comes on to tell us about their ‘ Honor Your Future Now” campaign.
Presented by Learning Bird
 
DIGITAL CONVERSION IN EAST IRONDEQUOIT SCHOOLS with SUPERINTENDENT MARK EDWARDS 
On this show, Mark brings with him Joe Sutorius, CIO  at East Irondequoit
 
 
MEDIA, TECHNOLOGY AND YOUNG CHILDREN
“SCHOOLHOUSE SLATE OR MEDIA DISTRACTION?”
The founder and director of  The Center on Media and Child Health , Harvard professor & pediatrician at Boston Children’s Hospital, Dr. Michael Rich is our guest  
Presented by WATERFORD INSTITUTE
 
 
TEACHING FOR CHANGE: CHILDREN’S BOOKS AND THE SEARCH FOR IDENTITY
Executive Director Deborah Menkart of Teaching for Change on the need for quality books for children affirm identity for all
 
FREEDOM WRITING, GOSPEL LITERACY AND THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT
NCTE brings us Professor Rhea Estelle Lathan of Florida State on, obviously, writing and its effect on civil rights.
 
SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE RELATIONSHIPS
The National Superintendents Roundtable‘s Jim Harvey is joined by Community College president Dr. Michael Gorman of NJ’s Salem CC
CAREER TECH EDUCATION : STATE CONFERENCES REPORT
ACTE‘ s Sean Lynch on his visits to the Illinois and Wisconsin state conferences.
Presented by icevonline
 
“OLOGY” FOR YOUR STUDENTS
Explore with the free web site for students and teachers from The American Museum of Natural History with AMNH  educators Karen Taber and Eric Hamilton
Presented by Triumph Learning
 
RESULTS OF THE SURVEY OF ONLINE LEARNING in HIGHER ED 
Survey co-director Dr Jeff Seaman on the results , done in Partnership with Pearson, WCET, Tyton Partners and the Online Learning Consortium
 
A BLENDED HIGH SCHOOL WITH DUAL CREDIT PROGRAMS
We present Dr Morris Leis, Superintendent of Coffee County GA schools…cutting edge blended learning AND as an earlier show indicates this week, a great example of working with community colleges
Presented by OdysseyWare
 
 
BUILD A CULTURE OF READING IN YOUR SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITIES
A troika of reading leadership: Gary Anderson of “Read to Them”,Irving, Texas, superintenbdent Jose Parra and Watertown NY Ass’t. Superintendent Mary-Margaret Zehr talk about “One District, One Book”
 
Opening Doors for a Lifetime: Why a Better Vocabulary Leads To Success
with Georgia Scurletis, the Director of Curriculum Development for Vocabulary.com and Patti Cowles, Product Marketing Manager for Follett School Solutions, based in McHenry, Illinois
 
EDUCATING K-12 MATH TEACHERS…THE ICTCM CONFERENCE MARCH 10-13
The 28th International Conference on Technology  in Collegiate Mathematics is our topic and John Wannemacher, VP at Pearson in Higher Ed and Professional Learning with his colleague Julie Conover …the group sponsoring the conference
STUDENT ATHLETE SAFETY: A POWERFUL PARTNERSHIP MAKES IT HAPPEN
Find out how Darryl Nance, Athletic Director for Greenville SC schools uses the Planet HS platform
to make a difference in South Carolina’s largest district
MEASURING YOUR SCHOOL COMMUNICATIONS EFFECTIVENESS: THE RUBRICS PROJECT
Rich Bagin of NSPRA with Sandy Cokeley of Cokeley Communications,
past president of NSPRA  & creator of SCOPE
Presented by Hapara

 

LEARNING VISUALLY: WHY STUDENTS SEE IT BEFORE THEY READ IT
Richard Silvernail, Director of Technology in Johnsonville SC ( Florence School District #5) and Jonathan Plowman, EVP of New Dimension Media
DIGITAL EQUITY AND LEADERSHIP IN SCHOOL SYSTEMS
COSN’ s Keith Krueger joins us with two special guests,Laura Hansen of Metro Nashville Public Schools
and Deborah Carcher, CIO of Miami-Dade Public Schools
 
 
 
STRONF INTERVENTION …3rd GRADE ON…& THE POWER OF RESILIENCE IN CHILDREN
 ADVANCEPATH CEO Stanley Greene on the power of resilience and saving kids on the
brink with the right curriculum and the right engagement strategies.

 

CATHOLIC EDUCATION : THE NCEA NATIONAL CONFERENCE, MARCH 19-21
Dr. Thomas Burnford, interim NCEA president and their director of events,Amy Durkin preview the conference.
 
 
TRANSFORMING INSTRUCTION IN OUR SECONDARY SCHOOLS
National Teacher of the Year Sean McComb,  who keynoted at FETC, works as both a resource teacher throughout Baltimore County schools and also is a classroom English teacher brings with him Dr. Mary McComas, co-ordinator of professional growth for the district.
EDWEB PRESENTS “TEACHING ALL STUDENTS”
EDWEB,NET founder Lisa Schmucki co-hosts with yours truly welcoming Jessica Reighard of Brookes Publishing. We’ll be discussing “Strategies for Inclusive Classrooms”
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING
 
 
GLADEO: WORKING WITH STUDENTS FOR CAREER READINESS
Michelle Cho and Joe Fortuno of Gladeo helping young people discover the many career paths and options out in the world by equipping them with the knowledge and tools necessary to help them pursue their dream careers.
Presented by iCEVonline

 

IMPLEMENTING THE C3 FRAMEWORK FOR SOCIAL STUDIES STATE STANDARDS
Immediate past president of NCSS  and the History-Social Science Coordinator for the LA County Office of Education brings with her teacher Rebecca Valbuena from the Glendora (CA) Unified School District
Presented by SMARTBRIEF
 
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION: CHOOSING THE RIGHT TECHNOLOGY TOOLS
  Fran Simon is our guest
 
 
TEACHING LITERACY IN THE DIGITAL AGE 
ISTE author Mark Gura …HE WROTE  AND EDITED THE BOOK
Presented by WATERFORD INSTITUTE  and HAPARA
 
SCHOOL LIABILITY: SCHOOL AND SCIENCE LAB SAFETY
Expert Ken Roy, NSTA safety consultant and director of safety in Glastonbury CT schools is our guest
THE TRUE IMPACT OF ESSA  ACROSS THE EDUCATION SPECTRUM
A continuing series with education expert Rich Long
THE PATH TO A MORE EFFICIENT PAROCHIAL OR PRIVATE SCHOOL 
Follett Learning presents a very interesting show about E-commerce helping private /Parochial schools make it easier for parents to buy books while producing economic results for the schools. Bishop O’Dowd School in California is our special guest
THE STATES AND ONLINE LEARNING   WITH iNACOL
iNACOL state policy experts Dale Frost and Susan Gentz joins us for a look at how ESSA affects online learning re assessment, accountability and maybe some other words that begin with ‘a’ too.
Presented by  LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS
 
 
ESSA AND GIFTED EDUCATION..WHAT EVERY SCHOOL DISTRICT NEEDS TO KNOW
Presented by AdvancePath
 
 
 
 
THE E-RATE WINDOW IS OPEN 
Learn all you need to know about getting every dime you deserve under the new rules for E Rates with
BUZZWORDS IN EDUCATION…WHAT ARE THEY AND WHAT DO THEY MEAN 
Great and fun topic with the editors of ESchoolNews (Steven Noonoo) and the editor of ECampusNews (Meris Stansbury)
THE TEACHER SOLUTIONS  DESIGN THINKING PROCESS  FOR A CULTURE OF COLLABORATION.
Oak Park Elementary in Brevard Cty FL has been using this CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY process . Principal  Jennifer Brockwell and NBCT teacher Anthony Colucci are our guests.
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING
 
 
 
TRANSITIONING TO HIGHER RIGORS STANDARDS AND ASSESSMENTS
We welcome Jeff Pegg, Principal of Wynnebrook Elementary School, in West Palm Beach , FL on working with the standards.
Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING
 
 
 
HOW SCHOOL DISTRICTS CAN TELL THEIR STORY BY CONNECTING TO CURRENT EVENTS 
Education public relations expert Chris Piehler of PR with Panache gives school districts great examples and ideas on connecting to the community 
Presented by PLANET HS
 
FIELD TRIP ZOOM…THE VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP
A great idea in tight budget times or anytime. Kevin Sullivan, one of FTZ‘s founders, is our guest
 
WHAT HAPPENED AT FETC  
Normally what happens in Orlando stays in Orlando, but not this time. Jen Womble, conference director
joins us to review the conference
Presented by SOLUTION TREE


 
CITE 2016 … PEARSON’S ANNUAL ONLINE LEARNING CONFERENCE
The conference is Feb 9 to 11 in Florida if you want to attend live, but it is available online too. We have Pearson’s Desiree Jewell, director of North American Strategy and Marketing, as our guest.
EDUCATION MARKET UPDATE
Jim McGarry, president of THE EDUCATION MARKET ASSOCIATION,  is our guest for this association of those folks selling supplies and equipment to schools.
Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING
 
 
THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIANS
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING
 
PRESENTING THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR OF THE YEAR. 
Congrats to our ASCA guest, Katherine Pastor, school counselor of the year from Flagstaff High School in, where else, Flagstaff AZ…increasing graduation rate,college/career prep par excellence
 
COMPETENCE BASED EDUCATION ON STEROIDS. WELCOME TO CRESCO ,IA SCHOOLS
One of the top future-ready superintendents, John Carver of the Howard-Winneshiek school district brings with him, Crestwood HS principal Chris Rogne…professionals running cutting edge schools.
Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
 
 
WRITING IN THE LIVES OF ADULT LEARNERS
NCTE brings us Dr.Lauren Rosenberg of Eastern Connecticut University, the author of the NCTE Studies in Writing and Rhetoric book  “The Desire for Literacy, Writing in the Lives of Adult Learners.
 
 JANUARY 2016
 
SUPERINTENDENT SPEAKOUT
Our monthly visit with Mooresville NC Supt. Mark Edwards…and his guest Wilson County TN Director of Schools,Dr. Donna Wright..the digital initiative in Wilson Cty.
Presented by SolutionTree
 
 
FAST “AGRICULTURAL  SCIENCE” TIMES AT THE REAL RIDGEMONT HIGH 
Ag Ed Teacher  Stephanie Joliff of Ridgemont High OH and Jillian Gordon,Ag/Environmental Ed grad student at the University of Georgia on their use of online curriculum from iCEV online. Cutting edge teachers with cutting edge techniques!!
 CLICK HERE TO LISTEN
SOCIAL STUDIES AND ESSA …NEW FUNDING FOR MY OLD JOB
NCSS Executive Director  Susan Griffin on the impact of the new law on social studies. All good.
Presented by LEARNINGBIRD
 
 
THE IMPACT OF STUDENT WRITING 
SmartBrief Editor’s Choice Content Award winner , educator Jessica Burnquist on how student letters create  student engagagement , a winning blog post!!!
DISTRICTS DEVELOPING THEIR OWN LEADERSHIP PLAN
Professional Development Expert Myra Whitney is our guest
 
 
HELPING NON-STEM TEACHERS CREATE GREAT STEM LESSONS
We heartily welcome back  Director of STEM Outreach at Motlow CC (TN) Billy Hixwith some great ideas on STEM education in elementary educationwith an emphasis on space programs…..maybe the new 9th planet ( is it the planet
“Billy”) recently  discovered.
Presented by Waterford Institute
 
NCTE: THE AFRICAN AMERICAN READ-IN 
Connecting kids to literature  with NCTE dynamo  and University of Minnesota educator Ezra Hyland ,
 host of the ‘Read-In” .
 
TEACHER EDUCATION TEXTBOOKS:A NEW REPORT FROM THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON TEACHING QUALITY
Kate Walsh, NCTQ president on their new report on textbooks.
NCTQ always asks the right questions and their new report is no exception.
 
A CONVERSATION DIVERSITY IN EDUCATION: THE DIVERSITY COMMUNICATION TOOLKIT
NSPRA  , the leader in school district – community communication nationwide, has a new toolkit available. Discussing it are our guests Executive Director Rich Bagin and Board member  Stephen Nichols,NSPRA V.P for Diversity Engagement.
Presented by PLANET HS
 
 
OER AND ITS IMPACT ON TEACHING AND LEARNING:
EMPOWERING SCHOOL LIBRARIANS FOR SCHOOL CHANGE 
Former AASL president Susan Ballard with Amee Evans Gordon, Bob McLaughlin and Mary Ford.
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING
 
SUPERINTENDENTS:  IMPROVING PARENT-TEACHER CHILD ENGAGEMENT
AASA wants Superintendents to focus in on these factors which create the achievement gap. Julie Gilbert Newrai , CEO ,AASA partner PreciouStatus,  is our guest 
Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS and ADVANCEPATH

 

IGNITING TEACHER LEADERSHIP AND MAKING TIME TO LEAD & LEARN
ASCD author Bill Sterrett, Associate Professor at UNC in their Dept of Education Leadership is our guest. He’ll be presenting at the ASCD conference.
FFA…CTE & AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
Communications manager of FFA, Kristy Meyer on the upcoming FFA week celebrations, as part of CTE month..and the why of agricultural science for your students careers.
Presented by iCEVONLINE.COM
 
EDUCATORS INTERACTING WITH THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY
For both educators and the industry, Ellen Bialo and Jay Sivan-Kachala of IESD on the why’s  of focus groups in producing great educational products. Learn why you should take part.
 
THE NEW TEACHER CENTER, WELCOME TO A FIRST TIME GUEST EMPOWERING NEW TEACHERS
Ellen Moir, the founder of NTC, is our guest on the resources that schools and their new teacher can use to impact student learning.
Presented by SolutionTree
GLOBAL SCHOOL PLAY DAY:FEBRUARY 3rd PROMOTING PASSION, CREATIVITY, AND PLAY IN OUR SCHOOLS
A favorite guest , Wisconsin educator Oliver Schinkten (also working with Lynda.com and LinkedIn) with 2014 CA Teacher of the Year Scott Bedley  …65,0000 kids participated last year.
Presented by GRYPHON HOUSE 
THE ACTE TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Congrats to Cindy of Brookwood HS, Snellville GA and to ACTE for making such a good choice. Joining Cindy will be her principal “Bo” Ford and ACTE’s Sean Lynch.
Presented by iCEVonline
SUCCESS IN DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS
DC Public Education Fund ‘s Jessica Rauch is joined by Brian Pick, Director of Teaching and Learning  for DC schools.
 
TECHNOLOGY TRENDS THAT ARE CHANGING EDUCATION
HMH presents Greg Dhuywetter, Supt of Schools for the Roman Catholic diocese schools of Ornage County, CA.
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT: WORKING WITH SCHOOLS, DEVELOPING ENTREPRENEURS
We’ve got Ed Grocholski of JA with a very talented young man named Joe Fortuno, a recent JA grad and White House invitee, as well as working with a career development program called GLADEO.
 
 
THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION: THE PEOPLE’S VOICE
NSBA president, Oklahoma’s finest John Tuttle and NY’s best , past president, Anne Byrne are our guests.
Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
 
 

 

USING DATA TO IMPROVE COMMUNITY RELATIONS IN EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES WHILE IMPROVING  STUDENT ATHLETE SAFETY..CUTTING EDGE STUFF !!!
Planet HS is supplying all the data necessary to improve athletic and extra-curricular safety statewide in South Carolina. It’s incredible how it works. Joe Hawkins of Planet HS is joined renowned Greenville SC Athletic Director Darryl Nance .
AASA ON PERSONALIZED LEARNING
We start  2016 with Mort Sherman , Associate Executive Director of AASA and his guest Anne Brown, VP for Personalized Learning at School Improvement Network. 
Presented by KnowledgeWorks
 
P21’s Communcations Director explning why YOUR SCHOOL should apply for this recognition.
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

 

AASA : PROMOTING FAMILY LITERACY  
AASA has partnered with “Read To Them”. creators of  “One District, One Book”
 linking community and schools..having them all read  the same book at the same time…all being on the same page, so to speak. Gary Anderson of Read To Them is our guest!.
Presented by  KNOWLEDGEWORKS
 
 
GET DATA ON STUDENT APP USAGE

Introducing a very cool product for schools…measure the app usage by your students with CatchOn.

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

MATHEMATICS AT WORK: DISTRICT SOLUTIONS & RELATED RESOURCES ON PLC’S AND COMMON CORE
SOLUTION TREE bring us math author, teacher and leader Tom Kanold
IT’S CTE MONTH 
ACTE’s Sean Lynch on the importance of CTE month and plans for 2016
Presented by iCEV Online
 
THE NEW ESSA LAW AND YOUR CLASSROOM
 Time to leave ‘No Child Left Behind” behind. Rich Long, Education Leader, joins us for the first in a series.
SHIFTING TO COMMON CORE LITERACY 
Solution Tree author and consultant Cheryl Tibbals  on reconceptualizing on how we teach and learn
 
BRINGING NEW TECHNOLOGY AND A NEW LEARNING PLATFORM TO FETC
Returning guest Gateway2Achieve’s Myron Cizdyn (with Melanie Cizdyn) on adapting a new platform for optimum performance for special needs, etc…to be shown at FETC. 
 

2015 ARCHIVED SHOWS

 

DECEMBER 2015

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MEANINGFUL TEACHING
Award winning 4th grade eduator Mary Tarashuk , about her award winning post  about taking a breath with your class regarding “Big Education”
 
 
TEACHING CHARACTER
THE CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR  FOUNDATION
Inspiring educators and education every day. Cathy Metcalf is a great returning guest
as she leads the foundations education programs
Presented by EDWEB.NET
DEVELOPING YOUR OWN DISTRICT LEADERSHIP PLAN
Expert Myra Whitney  on school district executive leadership
​Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
​​THE POWER OF MINECRAFT & ED TECH WITH YOUR STUDENTS
 
Our guest is award winning blogger and K-8 Tech teacher Jaqui Murray. Seeing her students fascinated, she created a great teaching tool. 
 
 
​​SPECIAL EDUCATION LEADERSHIP AS A TEAM APPROACH
Author, Special Ed Administrator and Ed Consultant Larry Brunson is our guest.
GATEWAY2ACHIEVE PILOTING WITH UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY
Myron Cizdyn,, CEO of The BLPS Group  is piloting withtheir new LMS with the help of the good folks
 LISTEN HERE
ISTE’S PROFESSIONAL LEARNING  AND NEW STANDARDS
Jim Flanagan, Chief Learning Services Officer,  on what ISTE does all year
in professional learning and standards development
LISTEN HERE
THE COUNCIL OF ADMINISTRATORS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
The new ESEA, the Hybrid Conference and and overview of of 2016 for principals and education with CASES‘s Luann Purcell.
 LISTEN HERE
 
 
THE BROWN vs. BOARD OF EDUCATION NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE: ALL ABOUT DISTANCE LEARNING FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE 
Learn even more about your National Park Service  and how you can use it, no matter where you are…with NPS Education Specialist Lisa Nagurny
LISTEN HERE
 
 
THE STEM ED COALITION : THE ROLE OF INDUSTRY IN K-12 STEM
James Brown of The Stem Ed Coalition is joined by Ray Hsu, Academic Section Manager of National Instruments
LISTEN HERE
 
 
A PREVIEW OF FETC: THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION CONFERENCE: 
Jen Womble , conference manager of FETC on the reasons why if you’re involved in ed tech , you need to be in Orlando,
January 11-15,2016
LISTEN HERE
 
 
KNOWLEDGEWORKS  on  THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION
A 4th FUTURE FORECAST  report has just been released.. From KW’s Strategic Foresight division, joining us will be guests Katherine Prince and Jason Swanson
 LISTEN HERE
 
PUBLIC/PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS & THE AMGEN FOUNDATION
AMGEN FOUNDATION  V.P.  Scott Heimlich  is joined by educator Winnie Litten. Advanced Honors and Biology Teacher at Oak Park HS in Oak Park ,CA, one of the first teacher to participate in The Amgen BioTech Experience.  
LISTEN HERE
HOLIDAY BOOK GIVING FOR YOUR FAVORITE EDUCATOR
Dr. Kari Arfstrom, consultant, researcher, educational demographer and K12 advocate on great
gift book choices for your giving.
LISTEN HERE
SCHOOL BOARD AND SCHOOL SUCCESS
 NSBA President John Tuttle  is our guest along with past NSBA President Anne Byrne
 Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
LISTEN HERE

COSN’s 3rd INFRASTRUCTURE SURVEY ON K-12 SCHOOL NETWORKING 

Keith Kruger, COSN CEO and Maria Bjerede COSN mobile Learning Leader reveal the results of the survey. See where your district stands.

Presented by  LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS & FUNDS FOR LEARNING 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/07/cosns-3rd-infrastructure-survey-on-k-12-school-networking

MUSIC EDUCATION : THE PENNYWHISTLE BAND SCHOOL PROJECT

Don Castellow,  expert on elementary ed music education and author of The PennyWhistle curriculum is our guest.

Is music important? Remember music is mathematics

Presented by LEGO EDUCATION

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/07/elementary-music-education-the-pennywhistle-band-school-project

NCTE ON 21st CENTURY LITERACY “The Movie of the Mind”

NCTE‘s  winner of their 2015 Media Literacy Award Mary Ressler, a literacy specialist at 

Centerville Middle School in Lancaster, PA is our guest.

Presented by  GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

LISTEN AT

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/07/ncte-award-winning-literacy-educator-mary-ressler-the-movie-of-the-mind

THE STATE OF THE NATION IN GIFTED EDUCATION

M.Rene Islas , Executive Diector of NAGC is joined by governing secretary and NAGC Board member  Susan Dulong Langley on their new report about Gifted Ed in America today.

Presented by LISTEN CURRENT

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/11/the-state-of-the-nation-in-gifted-education

HOW SCHOOLS AND DISTRICTS CAN TELL THEIR OWN STORY

Editorial Director of the education firm PR with Panache, Chris Piehler, on proper media use for districts to get the word out.

 LISTEN HERE

KEEPING ‘TABS’ ON INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS

Peter Upham. Executive Director of THE ASSOCIATION OF BOARDING SCHOOLS (TABS) is our guest speaking on their  The North American Boarding Initiative.

Presented by HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/30/keeping-tabs-on-independent-schools-the-boarding-school-initiative

REPORT FROM THE SUPERINTENDENTS : THIS WEEK: VIRGINIA BEACH, VA.

SOLUTION TREE presents  my co-host for this series Dr Mark Edwards of Moooresville Graded School District and his special guest Dr. Aaron Spence  ( Supt. of Virginia Beach VA ), one of the finest Supt.s in the country. He is leading a tremendous digital conversion

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2015/11/30/report-from-the-superintendents-this-week-virginia-beach-va

The American Scool Counselor Association’s Jill Cook is joined by NACAC’s (The National Association for College Admission Counseling) David Hawkins. on college/career readiness for your students.

Presented by iCEV ON LINE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/01/your-school-counselor-and-college-career-readiness

SAFETY ON CAMPUS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

Our good friends at E School News bring us Meris Stansbury, managing editor of their E Campus News on what obviously is a hot topic in Higher Ed.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/01/safety-on-campus-in-higher-education

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT: MAKING IT WORK IN OKLAHOMA CITY

Solution Tree brings us Dr Sharon Kramer , author of “How to Leverage PLC’s for School Improvement” and her guest, former HS principal in OKC, Tamie Sanders

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/01/great-school-improvement-at-an-urban-high-school

THE “TEACHER POWERED SCHOOLS” INITIATIVE

The Center for Teaching Quality brings us Boston elementary educator  Taryn Snyder and Pittsburgh midle school teacher Nick Tutolo on this new initiative from CTQ and Education Evolving..

Presented by MIMIO

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/02/the-teacher-powered-schools-initiative

NSBA SCHOOL ED TECH VISITS.COME ALONG 

KNOWLEDGEWORKS  presents NSBA’s Ann Flynn and her guests ( to be visited),Dr Pete Leida of Delaware’s Colonial School District and  Kathy Prather, CTE director  from Sunnyside Unified school district in Tucson.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/02/nsba-school-visit-highlights

 

COMMON TEACHER NIGHTMARES: NEW TEACHERS HITTING A ROUGH TIME

Our guest is Smartbrief award winning educator Roxanna Elden on her winning post and her “NEW TEACHER DISILLUSIONMENT POWER PACK”

Great stuff from the author of “See Me After Class”.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/03/common-teacher-nightmares-new-teachers-hitting-a-rough-time

ONLINE LEARNING WITH iNACOL: STATE & FEDERAL POLICIES

iNACOL’S Director of State and Federal Policies Dale Frost is our guest. 

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/03/online-learning-state-and-federal-policies-with-inacol

SCHOOL SUCCESS IN MATHEMATICS

We’re talking Dolan-Nolan-Adams math with the authors,Juli Dixon, Thomasenia Lott Adams and Ed Nolan” 

Presented by SOLUTION TREE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/03/school-success-in-mathematics

INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE AND THEIR CAREER BASED PROGRAMME

IBO’s Drew Deutsch on this new programme combining the rigors of IB education and career education. they put the ‘me’ at the end of programme, not me!….they got class.

Presented by PLANET HS and FOLLETT LEARNING, IB’S NEW DISTRIBUTOR

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/12/04/international-baccalaureate-and-their-career-based-programme

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NOVEMBER 2015

GATEWAY2ACHIEVE:  A NEW LEARNING PLATFORM

Myron Cizdyn,, CEO of The BLPS Group on the incredible new learning platform, Gateway2Achieve

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/16/gateway2achieve-a-new-learning-platform-that-works

A NEW ISTE BOOK : INNOVATION AGE LEARNING 

Sam” Sakai-Miller author or of new ISTE Book,” Innovation Age Learning: Empowering Students by Empowering Teachers”.

Presented by Pearson Research and Innovation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/16/iste-innovation-age-learning

SCHOOL LIBRARIES: WHAT HAPPENED AT THE AASL NATIONAL CONFERENCE 

Unlike  in Vegas, what happened in Columbus doesn’t stay there.

A post-conference report from the officers and Executive Director of AASL , Audrey Church,

Terry Grief and Sylvia Knight Norton.

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/24/school-libraries-what-happened-at-the-aasl-national-conference

THE IMPORTANCE OF FAILURE IN EDUCATION AND SCIENCE

Dr Stuart Firestein, Neuroscience professor at Columbia, TedX speaker and author of the best selling book “Failure: Why Science is so successful”. He will discuss this book and his previous one “Ignorance: What drives Science”. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/24/the-importance-of-failure-in-education-and-science

THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY: FUNDING GROWING AND EXITING THE EDUCATION ARENA

Get the scoop on the industry from Rob Fiance of EDUMETRIX

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/25/the-education-industry-funding-growing-and-exiting-the-education-arena

CURBING APATHY IN YOUR CLASSROOM

SMARTBRIEF/SMARTBLOGS presents award winning education blogger Ramy Mahmoud, , Science department head at Williams HS in Plano, TX on re-invigorating the classroom environment.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/25/smartbrief-presents-curbing-apathy-in-your-classroom

THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATIONAL FUNDING

Joel Packer, Executive Director of the Committee on the outlook for Federal funding in 2016

Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/09/the-committee-on-educational-funding

EFFECTIVE SCHOOLS; MADE SO WITH COLLABORATION  & COMMON SENSE

HMH Houghton Mifflin Harcourt presents Mike White, licensed pediatric psychologist, school consultant and author of five books on common sense learning and teaching.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/09/effective-schools-made-so-with-collaboration–common-sense

NOON
PROJECT CONNECT AND THE POWER OF THE SCHOOL LIBRARIAN

FOLLETT LEARNING presents  Jennifer Boudrye, Director of Library Programs  at District of Columbia schools  and Carolyn Foote,,librarian  at Eanes ISD in Texas. Britten Follett will be joining us.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/09/the-power-of-the-school-librarian-and-project-connect

WHY EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES MATTER …AND HOW TO FUND THEM 

Lupita Knittel of a great new company called Planet HS ( whom I met at EDNET) brings with her Tammie Talley, District Athletic Director for Duval County FL and Colleen Mattison from Blount Cty Schools in Maryville TN.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/10/why-extracurricular-activities-matter-and-how-to-fund-them

CITIZENS MAKING SCHOOLS BETTER

WIN LEARNING presents FRIENDS OF TEXAS SCHOOLS, a terrific citizen’s organization

with Executive Director Stacey Osborne and founder Scott Milder

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/10/citzens-making-schools-betterfriends-of-texas-schools

ASCD: THE RESOURCE FOR TEACHERS including MYTEACHSOURCE

Learn all about what ASCD does daily for educators from their Director of Publishing. Stefani Roth.

Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/11/ascd-the-resource-for-teachers-including-myteachsource

STARTING WITH THE STANDARDS: CURRICULUM FACILITATION IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

MENTORING MINDS brings us Linda Rhyne, Academic Facilitator at Berewick Elementary, a Charlotte NC elementary  school on how, with limited reources they develop curriculum to meet the new standards. Ashley Feistel from Mentoring Minds will be joining us as well.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/11/starting-with-the-standards-curriculum-facilitation-in-elementary-schools

COMPETENCY BASED EDUCATION:

HOW DEEPER PERSONALIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS BENEFIT OUR CHILDREN

Our guest is the Chief Learning Officer at KnowledgeWorks, Virgel Hammonds, a former Maine superintendent and CA principal, on this change from traditional methods

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/12/competency-based-education-deeper-personalized-learning-environments

COMMUNITY COLLEGES: PASSION PROJECTS: TEACH2MATTER

 From NACCTEP, Member at Large , Professor Kathryn Suk will discuss Teach2Matter at Raritan Valley CC, a passion-based, problem-based, and project-based service learning model infused in Education courses at Raritan Valley Community College, in Somerville, NJ. Students build commitment to civic and moral responsibility for diverse, equitable, healthy, and sustainable communities. They work towards the same overall goal of learning and serving others simultaneously.

PRESENTED BY MIMIO

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/12/teaching-with-passion-teach2matter-from-wwwnaccteporg

OUR MONTHLY VISIT FROM EDWEB.NET

“The Connected Educator  World.”

Lisa Schmucki, CEO and founder of Edweb.net will bring us , as always, a terrific education guest and this week it’s Brandi Brown of ETA Hand2Mind  who joins Lisa and I

Presented by GRYPHON HOUSE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/13/our-monthly-visit-from-edwebnet

INQUIRY BASED LEARNING…WHAT IT IS… WHY DO IT

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  presents two practitioners Kim Lanese, Ass’t Principal at Borterra Canyon Elementary School  (phoenix, AZ) and Stephanie Given from Acacia School in Fullerton, CA. with their insights into Inquiry based learning .

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/13/inquiry-based-learningwhat-it-is-why-do-it

A PREVIEW OF THE NCTE NATIONAL CONVENTION

Doug Hesse,NCTE President  and Convention Chair of the conference is our guest. Doug is a professor at The University of Denver.

Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/02/a-preview-of-the-ncte-national-convention

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CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION : THE NEW ORLEANS NATIONAL CONVENTION IN NEW ORLEANS …CAREER TECH VISION 2015

From ACTE, Mike Connet who is joined by Mark Penna,founder of TOOLS FOR SCHOOLS  who is a presenter at the conference .

Presented by iCEVONLINE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/03/career-technical-education-acte-new-orleans-national-convention

REDESIGNING YOUR CLASSROOM FOR 21st CENTURY STUDENTS

From Illinois, Kildeer Countryside School District 96′, Director of 21st Learning Kevin Ryan and Technology Integrator Stacey Limacher of Fathom Media , a reseller and school partner

Presented by MIMIO

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/03/redesigning-your-classroom-for-21st-century-students

E SCHOOL NEWS  presents CHROMEBOOKS, TRENDS AND INNOVATION IN YOUR CLASSROOM

E School News editor Stephen Noonoo brings with him, educator Chris Scott,a Google Certified teacher from Southern California. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/03/e-schools-news-on-the-why-of-chromebooks

AASA (THE SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION)

ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SCHOOL BREAKFAST

KNOWLEDGEWORKS brings us a show with AASA guests Dr.Rodney Watson, Superintendent of Spring ISD, Houston TX amd  Michael Grove , Ass’t Superintendent of  Meriden CT School District.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/04/aasa-on-the-importance-of-school-breakfast

SCHOOL DISTRICTS: LEARN WHY YOU NEED A COMMUNICATIONS PRO FOR YOUR DISTRICT

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A SCHOOL COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL

NSPRA Executive Director Rich Bagin  is joined by Jim VanDevelde , Comm Director at NY’s (Home of The Mets)  Lakeland Central School District & Nicole Kirby Comm Director for the Park Hill School District near KC,MO (Home of The Royals), Of course, we’ll see if they can get along and also we’ll learn why every school district should have a PR pro.

Presented by MENTORING MINDS

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/04/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-school-communications-professional

SIIA / ETIN: THE CODIE AWARDS AND THE INNOVATION INCUBATOR

Ed Tech Industry Network VP Karen Billings , Donelle Blubaugh, Program manager and Jenny Baranowski Director of award for SIIA about these major Education Industry events.

Presented by SEG MEASUREMENT

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/04/the-education-industry-codie-awards-and-siias-innovation-incubator

CENSORSHIP IN SCHOOLS WITH THE STUDENT PRESS LAW CENTER

First time guest Frank LoMonte of of SPLC…a non-profit legal services organization protecting the rights of student journalists K-20.

Presented by GIHON RIVER PRESS 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/05/censorship-in-schools-with-the-student-press-law-center

FUTURE READY SCHOOLS AND THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP

Superintendent Rory Gesh of Navasota ISD in TX  on his experience in curriculum supervision to create the ‘Future ready’ student.

Presented by WIN LEARNING

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/06/future-ready-schools-conquering-the-skills-gap

NEW DIRECTIONS IN EDUCATIONAL PRODUCTS RESEARCH..WHAT EDUCATORS  AND THE INDUSTRY NEED TO KNOW  

Assessment guru Dr Scott Elliot of SEG Measurement  shares his insights as educational buyers increasingly turn to product effectiveness research to support purchasing decisions,, new research approaches are needed to satisfy their needs.LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/06/new-directions-in-educational-products-research

CONNECT 4 LEARNING:

PRESENTING A NEW , INTERDISCIPLINARY PRE K CURRICULUM IN MATH AND SCIENCE 

(on www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2)

Soon to be unveiled by Kaplan Early Learning Co. at NAEYC’s upcoming conference, we have 4 education professors (VandeRbilt,University of Denver,University of Michigan {sorry about the Michigan State game] and Heising Simons Foundation) on the importance of this new curriculum, available in 2016.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/11/06/intro-of-a-new-interdisciplinary-pre-k-mathsciencesel-curriculum

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REPORT FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT

SOLUTION TREE presents Supt of Mooresville (NC) Graded School District Mark Edwards, LIVE from the Pittsburgh  meeting of THE LEAGUE OF INNOVATIVE SCHOOLS DIGITAL PROMISE MEETING…and special guests…. SUPT OF LINCOLN NEBRASKA STEVE JOEL AND VANCOUVER WA SUPT STEVE WEBB

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/26/report-from-the-superintendent-from-the-league-of-innovative-schools

EDUCATION FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

‘Every Kid In A Park” and the NPS conservation/STEM work with the Bureau of Indian Education. They do great work.

Presented by MyOn Reader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/26/education-from-the-national-park-service

WHY WE NEED MORE INEFFECTIVE TEACHERS

Yes, you read it right….join in with a favorite guest, ‘Yo Miz” author Elizabeth Rose , former NYC teacher and gain her insights on education from a very enetertaining and interesting point of view.

Presented by LEGO EDUCATION

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/27/why-we-need-more-ineffective-teachers

SCIENCE EDUCATORS….CITIZEN SCIENCE AND BAT CONSERVATION

It’s BAT WEEK and Rob Mies from The Organization for Bat Conservation wants you and your students involved. Learn all about it.

Presented by DEFINED STEM

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/27/science-educatorscitizen-science-and-bat-conservation

DATA DRIVEN COLLECTIVE IMPACT AND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION: SAVING UTAH MILLIONS AND PROVIDING BETTER AND EQUITABLE EDUCATION

KNOWLEDGEWORKS brings us information on “Social Impact Bonds” focusing on United Way of Salt lake City’s first ever “PAY FOR SUCCESS” program designed  to expand success  for Early Childhood Education. with Jeff Edmondson of “Strive Together and Bill Crim, CEO of United Way of Salt Lake. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/28/data-driven-collective-impact-and-early-childhood-education

THE AAP K-12 REVERE AWARDS 

All about The REVERE awards, 50 years strong, identifying and honoring high quality learning resources with AAP guests, Eric Hamilton, Linda Swank, and Maureen Costello

Presented by MENTORING MINDS

LISTEN  HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/28/the-aap-k-12-revere-awards-honoring-high-quality-ed-resources

YOUR E RATE SURVIVAL KIT…THE TIMING IS NOW!

DEADLINES APPROACH AMID THE CHANGES IN E RATE APPLICATIONS.

 JOHN HARRINGTON OF FUNDS FOR LEARNING IS OUR GUEST

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/29/your-e-rate-survival-kit

THE HAWN FOUNDATION: MINDFULNESS EDUCATION

GREAT AND IMPORTANT PD FOR YOUR DISTRICT

Josh Froberg, Program Director at Hawn is our guest with Daniel Applewhite , a school facilitator at the foundation.

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

LIISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/29/the-hawn-foundationpositive-psychology-and-mindfulness-education

THE INAUGURAL MEDIA LITERACY WEEK

NAMLE

Executive Director Michelle Ciulla-Lipkin  on the importance of Media Literacy to every single teacher’s teaching and student’s learning in today’s classroom.

Presented by 

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION GIHON RIVER PRESS 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/29/the-inaugural-media-literacy-week

ASSESSMENT SPECIFICALLY FOR ELL LEARNERS

Pearson’s Sue Ann Towle, Director of K-12 Channel Management for Pearson Assessment Management Solution on the new  tablet-based “TELL”…Test of English Language Learners.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/30/assessment-specifically-for-ell-learners

THE RESEARCH BEHIND ED TECH : HOW WE KNOW THAT ED TECH WORKS FOR STUDENTS

From a terrific ed tech company, MIMIO’s Dan Winkler, CTO and Chris Leonardo, R and D Director are my guests.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/19/the-research-behind-ed-tech-how-we-know-that-ed-tech-works-for-students

THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY: ITS IMPACT ON WHAT YOU DO

From EDNET, a premier conference in the industry , we have Vicki Bigham and her guests, Dr. Geoff Fletcher, fomer Ass’t Director OF SETDA and Don Resigno of Mind Rocket Media Group.

Presented by SEG Measurement

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/19/the-education-industry-its-impact-on-what-you-do

REACHING TODAY’S STUDENTS WITH STORIES THAT RESONATE

Listen live at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2

Former California Teacher of the year,Ed Consultant and Literacy expert Alan Sitomer is my guest.

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/19/reaching-todays-students-with-stories-that-resonate-like-hip-hop

ALL SUBJECTS K-12

ZOO EDUCATION: BUILDING CONSERVATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING

CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL presents  Dr Elizabeth Mulkerrin, Director of Education at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo ( and President of NSELA, Nat’l Science Education Leadership Assoc) along with Nette Pletcher,Director of Conservation Education at The Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/20/zoo-education-building-conservation-and-environmental-learning

BUILDING HUMAN CAPACITY: CoSN’s CETL PROGRAM  “CERTIFED EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP”

Our CoSN guests are Dr. John Vaille, Assistant Superintendent / Chief Technology Officer, Puget Sound ESD (WA) & Brooke Trisler, Chief Technology Officer, Mukilteo School District (WA)

Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/21/building-human-capacity-cosns-certifed-education-technology-leadership-pgm

“IN PRAISE OF AMERICAN EDUCATORS: AND HOW THEY CAN BECOME EVEN BETTER” 

The author of the book of the same name,Dr.Richard DuFour, educator, author and Ed consultant who is recognized as one of the leading authorities on helping school practitioners implement the Professional Learning Communities at Work

Presented by SOLUTION TREE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/21/in-praise-of-american-educators-and-how-they-can-become-even-better

INIATIVES IN CATHOLIC EDUCATION

 Pam Bernard, NCEA’s Director of professional Development is joined Heather Gossart, Director NCEA special projects to update us on the lkatest in Cathloic education nationwide.

Presented by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/22/initiatives-in-catholic-education

LET’S RE-THINK EDUCATION

Award winning education blogger Terry Heick, Director at TEACH THOUGHT, Is our guest

Presented by SMARTBIEF /SMARTBLOGS

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/22/lets-re-think-education

BUILDING CAREER READY STUDENTS  WITH THE HVACR FOUNDATION

Careers aboud . Learn from Dr. Kari Arfstrom, Director of the HVACR Foundation, who  is our guest regarding very hot demand for a chilly career.

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/23/building-career-ready-students-with-the-hvacr-foundation

Presented by iCEV ONLINE

 

INACOLS BLENDED AND ONLINE LEARNING SYMPOSIUM IN NOVEMBER

TRIUMPH LEARNING AND  FUNDS FOR LEARNING  present iNACOL’s Allison Powell, VP of New learning Models.

Blended Learning is where it’s at. Learn about this wonderful event.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/13/inacols-blended-and-online-learning-symposium-preview-118-11-2015

ISTE: DIGITAL LEARNING AND THE AFFECT OF STATE /FEDERAL POLICIES

What new policies are needed? New E rate Rules! The Homework Gap..we’ll talk about it all

with ISTE’s Craig Thibaudeux, the Chief External Relations officer.MIMIO sponsors. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/13/iste-digital-learning-and-the-impact-of-statefederal-policies

 VOCABULARY & LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

 IN PRE K-1

FOLLETT LEARNING brings us Dr. Susan Neuman, Professor and Chair of Teaching and Learning at NYU. A prolific author and expert on the subject, we’ll learn more about Follett’s “World of Words” which she helped develop.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/13/vocabulary-literacy-development-in-pre-k-1

ASCD: TEN STEPS TO MANAGING CHANGE IN SCHOOLS

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION presents ASCD author Jeff Benson, author of the title book…

putting many years of understanding learning into a school management context.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/14/ascd-ten-steps-to-managing-change-in-schools

THE MANY PATHS TO TEACHER SELF IMPROVEMENT

SMARTBRIEF/SMARTBLOGS  presents award winning  edu-blogger and

editor in chief of “Cult of Pedogogy” Jennifer Gonzalez. Read her winning post here

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/14/the-many-paths-to-teacher-self-improvement

THE OCTOBER 27TH CANADIAN ED TECH SUMMIT

Conference Chair Robert Martellaci of Mindshare Learning is our guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/15/mindshare-learning-the-canadian-ed-tech-leadership-summit

EDWEB.NET & THE CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR FOUNDATION 

Learning Bird presents Lisa Schmucki, Edweb founder and her very special guest,

Cathy Ehlers-Metcalf , VP of Education for the Foundation whose dad won the Medal in WW2. Should be a great show.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/16/edwebnet-the-congressional-medal-of-honor-foundation

NCTE on NATIONAL WRITING DAY. LET’S CELEBRATE WRITING

Syracuse U’s Dr Stephen Parks is our NCTE guest. Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/16/ncte-the-national-day-of-writing

MIDDLE AND HIGH STEM/SCIENCE ENGAGEMENT

THE POWER OF SIMULATION AND THE SPACE STATION ACADEMY

Off we go into the wild blue yonder, with THE VIRTUAL HIGH SCHOOL ‘s Development Director Dan Barstow

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/07/the-power-of-simulation-and-the-space-station-academy-1

EASY IDEAS TO INTEGRATE STEM INTO YOUR CURRICULUM 

CAROLINA  BIOLOGICAL presents Community College professor returning guest &  STEM teacher extrodinaire, Professor Billy Hix.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/08/easy-ideas-to-integrate-stem-into-your-curriculum

CREATING SUCCESS FOR GIFTED STUDENTS FROM A DISTRICT LEADERSHIP PERSPECTIVE

NAGC brings us Dr Dina Brulles, Director of Gifted programs at the Phoenix area Paradise Valley School District

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/08/creating-success-for-gifted-students-from-a-district-leadership-perspective

TEACHING MATH: NON-STANDARD MATH PROBLEMS FOR ALL STUDENTS 9am

TRIUMPH LEARNING  presents Jerry Kaplan, Math consultant, educator and one heck of a terrific guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/09/teaching-math-non-standard-math-problems-for-all-students

THE MODERN SCHOOL LIBRARY AND MAKER SPACES

LEGO EDUCATION brings us Dina Loper Rendina, the media specialist at Stewart STEM Middle Magnet School in Tampa FL.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/09/the-modern-school-library-and-maker-spaces

FUNDS FOR LEARNING ON THE NEW STURCTURE AND RULES OF

E RATES 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/28/insights-on-the-new-e-rate-structure

 SUPERINTENDENT OF MOORESVILLE NC MARK EDWARDS

SOLUTION TREE presents the first of an ongoing series with nationally known, cutting-edge superintendent  Mark Edwards. Besides how superior NC barbecue is, we’ll talk about whats hot for school districts and how to accomplish those goals.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/28/superintendent-of-mooresville-nc-mark-edwards

MOBILE DEVICES IN THE CLASSROOM;A SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR EDUCATORS

MIMIO   Certified Trainer  and Instructional Technology Specialist  at Stafford Public Schools , Stafford CT, Lynn Reedy is our guest. Learn how you can receive an uncomplicated guide to a very complicated subject.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/28/mobile-devices-in-the-classrooma-survival-guide-for-educators

ED SERVICE AGENCIES: BOCES: SUPPORTING LIBRARIANS AT THE SYSTEMS LEVEL

DEFINED LEARNING/DEFINED STEM presents School Library System Coordinator at OCM BOCES in NY, Doreen Bergman , is our guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/29/school-libraries-and-your-educational-service-agency

SCHOOL NETWORKING: TEAMING FOR TRANSFORMATION

LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS presents COSN on their new initiative with with Ann Ware of COSN with Houston schools CTO Lenny Schad and Georgia’s Henry County Schools, Karen Perry.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/29/school-networking-teaming-for-transformation-with-cosn

USING CURRENT EVENTS TO TEACH HISTORY

LISTEN CURRENT CEO Monica Brady is joined by Brookline MA 7th grade history teacher Susan Balogh. Listen Current curates NPR for your classroom….one of my favorite products out there!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/29/listen-current-npr-curatedusing-current-events-to-teach-history

INNOVATIVE MODELS FOR DROPOUT PREVENTION AND IMPROVING GRADUATION RATES

 CATAPULT LEARNING‘s CEO  Stuart udell  is extremely involved  in our topic with THE NATIONAL DROPOUT PREVENTION CENTER. His insights forthcoming in our show.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/30/innovative-models-for-dropout-prevention-and-improving-graduation-rates

INTELLECTUAL FREEDOM AND THE SCHOOL LIBRARY

 FOLLETT LEARNING  presents AASL‘s officers Leslie Preddy, Audrey Church and Terri Grief are joined our good friend Michelle Luhtala, school librarian at New Canaan, HS in CT. BTW, today is Banned Websites Awareness day

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/30/intellectual-freedom-and-the-school-library

 SEPTEMBER 2015

STAKEHOLDER TRUST IN TODAYS  SCHOOLS

All about TRUST in schools with NSPRA ‘s Rich Bagin is joined by Ken DeSteighart of Patron Insight.

Presented by SCHOOL MESSENGER

LISTEN  HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2015/09/30/stakeholder-trust-in-todays-schools

POETRY AS A CATALYST FOR LEARNING DROPOUT PREVENTION AND CHARACTER EDUCATION

Learning Bird presents returning Guests Josephus Thompson III of The Poetry Project 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/01/poetry-as-a-catalyst-for-learning

THE POLITICS OF WHAT’S RIGHT FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

TRIUMPH LEARNING  presents Dr.Gilbert  Garcia on the Challenges of ELL/ESL

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/01/the-politics-of-doing-whats-right-for-ell-learners

LIFE SKILLS AND STEM EDUCATION LAB EDUCATION IN THE JUNIOR HIGH /MIDDLE SCHOOL  SETTING

From the Santa Maria Bonita School District in California, PITSCO presents educators Astasia Zarling and Tony Ponce.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/01/junior-highmiddle-school-labs-for-life-skills-and-stem-learning

DIGITAL CURRICULUM AND STRATEGY

LEARNING COUNSEL CEO Leilani Cauthen on their upcoming visits in 28 cities with school district education executives.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/10/02/digital-curriculum-and-strategy

THE NATIONAL SUPERINTENDENTS ROUNDTABLE:

HOMELESSNESS, POVERTY AND EFFECTS ON SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

LEARN WHAT A GREAT PRINCIPAL DOES FOR HER SCHOOL WHERE 90% OF THE KIDS ARE HOMELESS!

Executive Director Jim Harvey brings with him  Super Principal Sherrie Gahn of Las Vegas schools, as featured on CBS News http://www.cbsnews.com/news/homeless-students-find-hope-in-their-principal/

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/11/homelessness-poverty-and-effects-on-school-performance

and you can send any donations to Principal Sherrie Gahn ,Whitney Elementary School,5005 Keenan Ave, Las Vegas NV 89122

or on the web at http://schools.ccsd.net/whitney

 ACTE’S CAREER TECH VISION 2015 CONFERENCE

iCEV online presents  Kate Bosveren, Associate Director of the State Directors  of Career Technical Education and Jaime Alston, ACTE’s Director of meetings and Events. You’ll learn about The Career Clusters Institute too.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/21/actes-career-tech-vision-2015-conference

“CRACK THE BOOKS”

FREE TRIAL FOR TEACHERS OF AWARD WINNING ED TECH IN SCIENCE AND READING

 Crack ’em with Kyle Tomson, president of SIIA award winning compnay MES Publishing…all about terrific ed software called Crack The Books .

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/21/learn-how-to-have-your-students-crack-the-books

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND EDUCATION SUCCESS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

I think I skipped this class when I was in pre-school. We have Gryphon House author ,Dr Steve Sanders of The university of South Florida as our guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/22/physical-activity-and-education-success-for-young-children

THE PEARSON 2015 MOBILE DEVICE SURVEY

The title says it all and our guests from Pearson , Dr. Liane Wardlow and Dr. Seth Reichlin  will explain it in detail.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/22/the-pearson-2015-mobile-device-survey

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES  WIH TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS…NACCTEP

TRIUMPH LEARNING presents NACCTEP president Eric Barna on the roles of CC’s and why it might be a very good idea for future teachers to start off at CC.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/23/the-national-association-of-community-colleges-wih-teacher-education-programs

NCTE ON ACADEMIC FREEDOM TODAY

Intellectual Freedom Award winner and NCTE giant ReLeah Cossett Lent is joined by University of Nebraska-Lincoln

professor Emeiritus  David Moshman

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/23/ncte-on-academic-freedom

SMARTBRIEF presents AWARD WINNING IL. EDUCATOR AND BLOGGER LINDSEY PETLACK

‘FIVE CLASSROOM ITEMS I’M GLAD I DITCHED’

Trust me, you’ll love Lindsey..and we love SmartBlogs on Education for bringing her onto the show.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/23/five-classroom-items-im-glad-i-ditched-with-il-educator-lindsey-petlack

A TERRIFIC TEACHER IN A TERRIFIC SCHOOL DISTRICT IN A HIGH POVERTY AREA IN ARKANSAS

SMARTBRIEF presents AWARD WINNING  ARKANSAS EDUCATOR AND BLOGGER JUSTIN MINKEL

“WHAT TO DO ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL…AND WHY?”

Justin teaches 2nd grade in a high poverty, high performing school, Jones Elementary in NW Arkansas and is, like Lindsey (above) , an Editor’s Choice Content Award winner this month from Smartblogs on Education.  Learn why!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/24/what-to-do-on-the-first-day-of-schooland-why

NON-FICTION AND INQUIRY IN YOUR CLASSROOM: THE POWER OF ASKING ‘WHY?’

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  lets us borrow their Director of Non-Fiction programs Jennifer Kleiman. We’re going to chat a lot about that word “INQUIRY’

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/25/non-fiction-and-inquiry-in-your-classroom-the-power-of-asking-why

GAMES IN EDUCATION

PEARSON RESEARCH ‘s Dr Kristen DiCerbo who leads Pearson’s who leads their Center for Learning Research and Technology is our guest

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/25/games-and-educationpearsons-center-for-learning-science-technology

ISTE: DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP IN SCHOOL

LEARNING BIRD presents ISTE author Dr Mike Ribble on his ISTE published book on Digital Citizenship in Schools,3rd edition, Nine Elements All Students Should Know.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/14/iste-digital-citizenship-in-schools

INDUSTRY INVOLVEMENT IN THE CAREER READY CLASSROOM

First time guest and founder of NEPRIS, CEO Sabari Raja  on an incredible company that works daily to involve business and industry into the classroom. We did a show two weeks with Louisiana schools using the program. Great stuff. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/14/industry-involvement-stem-in-the-career-ready-classroom-a-visit-with-nepris

iNACOL: Using Online Learning for Credit Recovery: 

Getting Back on Track to Graduation

John Watson, Founder of Evergreen Education Group and the original author of this report  who is organizing a session around this report for The iNACOL Symposium. Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/15/inacol-online-learning-for-credit-recoverygetting-back-on-track-to-graduation

 ALIGNING CURRICULUM FOR STANDARDS AND SUCCESS

Good subject and guests are Daniela Lankford, Librarian at Klein Oak High School, in Spring TX; Natalie Ziemba, Classroom Content Specialist, and Neal Golyshko, Curriculum Alignment Specialist, both work for Follett School Solutions.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/15/aligning-curriculum-to-standards-how-follett-helps-their-school-districts

CREATING THE WELCOMING CLASSROOM

Gryphon House author Johnna Darragh Ernst, Ph.D. of “The Welcoming Classroom, Building Strong Home to School Connections for Early Learning” is our guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/16/creating-the-welcoming-classroom-in-early-learning

GIFTED EDUCATION …. FOCUSING ON NATIVE AMERICANS

Native American education has always been a favorite topic of mine. Purdue professor Marcia Gentry is our guest as we highlight this section of the upcoming NAGC conference. Presented by MyON Reader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/16/focusing-on-native-american-gifted-children

FUTURE READY SCHOOLS MEANS FUTURE READY STUDENTS: THE FUTURE IS NOW!

From The Alliance for Excellent Education, our guest is Tom Murray, their State and District Digital Learning Director.

Pearson Research is our sponsor

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/17/future-ready-schools-the-future-is-now

 

WHY SCHOOL LIBRARY PROGRAMS ARE EVEN MORE CRITICAL IN THE DIGITAL AGE

FOLLETT LEARNING presents Michelle Luhtala , Librarian at CT’s New Canaan HS , joined by Bob Stevenson, New Canaan High School social studies department chair.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/17/why-school-library-programs-are-even-more-critical-in-the-digital-age

SCHOOL CLIMATE TODAY

Jonathan Cohen of THE SCHOOL CLIMATE CENTER  is our guest. TRIUMPH LEARNING sponsors

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/18/school-climate-today-its-impact-on-learning

DIGITAL LITERACY COACHING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AT THE HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL

SOLUTION TREE present Elaine Simos and Marjorie Thomas, Digital Literacy coaches at Downers Grove North High School in IL on their work with professional development and collaboration.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/18/new-ideas-in-professional-development

AASA-HOWARD U’s ‘URBAN SUPERINTENDENTS ACADEMY’

WIN LEARNING  presents our good friend from AASA, Mort Sherman joins us with Professor Joe A. Hairston, expert in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at Howard.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/08/aasa-urban-superintendents-academeny-inaugaral-conference

INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY:THE READING CHALLENGE

​MyOn reader presents Dr. Rich Long, Managing editor of the social platform, ‘The Reading Challenge”.

Today, FYI, is International Literacy Day.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/08/international-literacy-daythe-reading-challenge

THE GLOBAL GROWTH OF FLIPPED LEARNING

MIMIO presents Flipped Learning pioneer , who else but the Davy Crockett of Flipped learning …Jon Bergmann is our guest

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/09/the-global-growth-of-flipped-learning

RECRUITING GREAT TEACHERS FOR URBAN EDUCATION

Mentoring Minds presents Kerry Swarr, Chief Growth officer at the newly named group “Urban Teachers” (formerly “Urban Teacher Center”) on recruiting great teachers for urban schools

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/09/recruiting-great-teachers-for-urban-education

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION: READY FOR 2015/2016

NSBA’s Anne Byrne, Immediate Past president is joined by John Tuttle, current president of the association for an

update  as we begin the school year

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/10/nsbathe-school-board-and-public-education-2015

They’re baaack…..

CONNECTED EDUCATORS /AUTHORS TOM WHITBY AND STEVE ANDERSON

These guys work every to encourage educators  K-12 to connect for PD and socialization. You ain’t out there alone. We’ll also discuss their new book.

School Messenger sponsors.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/09/11/connected-educators-authors-tom-whitby-and-steve-anderson

AUGUST 2015

CHARTER SCHOOLS: THE NEW ORLEANS EXPERIMENT

Triumph Learning presents Nina Rees, President and CEO of The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools on building on Nawlins’ success at charters

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/24/charter-schools-the-new-orleans-experiment

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COMPETENCY BASED LEARNING

 We’re heading to the Primary states as iCEV Online presents IA Superintendent John Carver and thought leader , New Hampshire’sFred Bramante 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/24/competency-based-learning

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CAREER PATHWAYS IN READINESS IN JOHNSON COUNTY,KY SCHOOLS

Kentucky is a forerunner in Education…YES THEY ARE…and WIN LEARNING  bring us Noel Crum, CTE and Innovation Coordinator in this rural school district and their innovative approaches to college and career readiness

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/25/career-pathways-in-readiness-in-johnson-countyky-schools

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NOON

THE LOUISIANA ‘JUMP START’ PROGRAM

NEPRIS presents…from the LA Department of Education, Ass’t Superintendents Dave “Lefty” Lefkowith and Ken Bradford

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/25/the-louisiana-jump-start-program

TURNING A WEB DESIGN CLASS INTO A SMALL BUSINESS

T.H.E. JOURNAL ED INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH 

FOLLETT presents  Chris Piehler, Executive Editor and his guest Ohio  Computer Tech educator Mark Suter, this month’s winner.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/26/turning-a-web-design-class-into-a-small-business

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THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN FOR AGRICULTURAL CAREERS

 Jobs abound  in agriculture and agricultural science  , yes, STEM positions. Learn about it as  iCEV Online presents Future Farmers of America Lesli Garrett

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/27/teaching-the-girls-women-for-agricultural-careers

THE CHALLENGES OF SUCCESS FOR URBAN COLLEGE STUDENTS

SOLUTION TREE  presents College professor Amelia Gamel , author of “Help! My College Students can’t Read”, on the challenges of unready and unruly students at the university and college level

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/27/the-challenges-of-success-for-urban-college-students

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INNOVATION AND HIGHER ED: “CAN WE TEACH THE ELEPHANTS TO DANCE?”

My guests gave us this title. So “Teaching the elephants” today will be Penn State profs Kyle Peck and Dave Passmore along with the one and only John Foster (Nittany Lion he), president of NOCTI.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/28/innovation-and-higher-ed-can-we-teach-the-elephants-to-dance

THE NATIONAL  SCIENCE EDUCATION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

WORKING WITH SCIENCE LEADERS NATIONWIDE

CAROLINA BIO presents NSELAs president , Omaha Zoo Education Director  Elizabeth MulKerrin and President Elect Keri Randolph

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/28/the-national-science-education-leadership-council-working-with-science-leaders

EDNET: THE INDUSTRY’S MEETING PLACE

​PR WITH PANACHE presents our preview of the early October  conference with Texas’ ever blooming rose, Conference director 

​Vicki Bigham…and her guests , Lisa O’Masta of FUEL Education and Scott Kinney of Discovery Education.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/17/ednet-the-industrys-meeting-place

NCTE on LEADING THROUGH COLLABORATION

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION presents returning guest and all-around good guy  Chris Bronke, English & Communications chair at Downers Grove North HS (IL) is joined by Heather Rocco,m, the Associate Chair of NCTE’s Conference on English Leadership (of which Chris a member)  and Supervisor of ELA 6-12 at the School District of the Chathams (NJ) ​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/17/ncte-on-leading-through-collaboration

MIMIO presents Stephen Taylor, DLT director, (who I interviewed while at ISTE) returns with Ross Friebel, Onslow school’s Director of Digital Learning &Teaching on their extensive summer program of PD​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/18/onslow-county-nc-schools-on-summer-professional-development-for-their-11-ini

FILLING CURRICULUM GAPS WITH NEW DIGITAL CONTENT DELIVERY SYSTEMS

​Our guests are, all the way from Lincoln, NE, Mary Reiman, Director of Library Services for Lincoln Public Schools and Mitch Coulter,Product Manager for E-Books at Follett Learning​.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/18/filling-curriculum-gaps-with-new-digital-content-delivery-systems

NAEYC AS THE SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS: THEIR CONFERENCE ETC

​WALDEN UNIVERSITY’S TEMPO LEARNING and GRYPHON HOUSE  present NAEYC‘s Peter Pizzolongo and his guest,

​Jacky Howell, speaker, educator, and co-author of Rituals and Traditions: Fostering a Sense ofCommunity in Preschool​”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/19/naeyc-as-the-school-year-begins

NCTE HIGHER ED & RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EDUCATION REFORM…2 YEAR COLLEGES

NCTE’S Two Year College Association brings us Dr Holly Hassell; of The Unversity of Eisconsin-Marathon County and Jeff Klausman, professor at Whatcom Communty College in Bellingham WA​

Presented by PEARSON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/19/ncte-on-2-year-college-reform-developing-student-potential

SHOOL SAFETY AND DISCIPLINE  AS A NEW SCHOOL YEAR TAKES SHAPE

The Nation Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO)​,25 years strong this year, is known worldwide as the experts on school safety. Our guest is the Executive Director Mo Canady . A highlight will be on Special Education students

​Presented by  FUNDS FOR LEARNING​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/20/school-safety-and-discipline-as-a-new-school-year-takes-shape

CAN TEXT MESSAGES AND INTERVENTIONS NUDGE STUDENTS THROUGH SCHOOL 

Smartbrief  ​  presents award winning educational blogger Justin Reich, Executive Director of the PK 12 Initiative  at MIT and co-founder of EdTech Teacher​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/20/can-text-messages-and-interventions-nudge-students-through-school

THE SHIFTING LANDSCAPE OF K12 PARTNERSHIPS WITH ED COMPANIES: RAISING THE BAR

We’ll be talking about  the increasing expectations from school districts and how private companies help ensure their success with Dreambox Learning’s Dr Greg Firn, Superintendent in Residence at Dreambox and their Client Success Director Scott Harris​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/20/school-districts-and-education-companies-working-together-for-learning

         P21 and their new member THE AMERICAN CAMP ASSOCIATION on the value of summer camps  as in AVOIDING THE SUMMER SLUMP

Presented by LEGO Education

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/10/the-educational-impact-of-summer-camp

               

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   NOON  THE Journal’s Ed Innovator of the Month Douglas Meade, Director of Ed Tech at York County , VA schools, hosted by Executive Editor Chris Piehler

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/10/the-journal-on-anywhere-anytime-learning

1030:  GET INVOLVED with REFRESHING THE ISTE STANDARDS with ISTE Director of Standards  Carolyn Sykora

Presented by LEARNING.COM

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/11/iste-standards-update

 

 

 

AN UPDATE ON CIVICS EDUCATION

with Van Ajemian of The League for Future Voters and Susanna Valdes of The National Youth Leadership Council

Presented by LISTEN CURRENT

1030A TRIUMPH LEARNING ON MATH EDUCATION AND COMMON CORE

with their special guest Math Education Consultant Professor Jerry Kaplan , President of EAE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/12/common-core-and-mathematics-education

CREATING THE NEW LEADER IN UNSURPASSED CONTRACTED INSTRUCTIONAL SERVICES

Catapult Learning, a leading technology-enabled K–12 services provider, and Specialized Education Services, Inc. (SESI), a premier provider of alternative and special education services, announced a definitive agreement to merge, resulting in the creation of the unsurpassed industry leader of contracted instructional services in the U.S. Our guest is Catapult CEO Stuart Udell

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/03/creating-the-new-leader-in-unsurpassed-contracted-instructional-services

inacol:  BLENDED LEARNING: THE EVOLUTION OF ONLINE AND FACE-TO-FACE EDUCATION FROM 2008-2015

Dreambox Learning presents Verena Roberts, the New Learning Models Consultant at iNACOL

all about blended learning from the experts.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/08/03/inacol-blended-learning-the-evolution-of-online-and-face-education

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JULY 2015

THE POETRY PROJECT…BUILDING INSPIRATION AND THE RIGHT PATH FOR KIDS

MYON Reader presents The Poetry Project’s Josephus Thompson III is my guest who will tell us how he works with teachers and students in structured workshops.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/27/the-poetry-projectbuilding-inspiration-and-the-right-path-for-kids

STEM AND POSITIVE ROLE MODELS FOR LEARNING

Carolina Biological presents THE STEM EDUCATION  COALITION  ‘s Executive Director James Brown and James’ guest Dave Drucker of Channel One which delivers news to schools, a division of HMH.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/27/stem-and-positive-role-models-for-learning

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING:

THE WORK OF THE HAWN FOUNDATION

That’s Goldie Hawn’s  foundation which works every day to transform kids lives by providing SEL programs to relieve stress and aggressive behavior to improve focus and academic performance. Our guest today is Dr Maria Hersey, US Director of Education and Training.

Our show is presented by Learning.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/28/social-and-emotional-learning-the-work-of-the-hawn-foundation

A YEAR OF SUBSTITUTE TEACHING IN NYC SCHOOLS

LEARNING BIRD presents the author of a wonderful new book entitled ‘Yo Miz (1 teacher +25 schools = 1 wacky year)“, Ms Elizabeth Rose is our guest today. I hope HBO is listening.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/29/a-year-in-the-life-of-a-substitute-teacher-yo-mizs-elizabeth-rose

SUSTAINABILITY AND TALENT DEVELOPMENT

We present the person with the world’s longest title, but it’s all good.i.e., Shar Olivier, Global Business Development Manager and Practice Area Director  for Sustainabilty and Corporate Social responsibilty at the International Institute for Learning is our guest

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/trainingandhrtalkradio/2015/07/29/sustainability-and-talent-development

THE INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE PROGRAM : A PATHWAY TO SUCCESS FOR ALL STUDENTS

 Listen Current presents Drew Deutsch, Director for the Americas at IB with research that shows that their pathway is working. I’ve worked on the air with some schools using the program and they love it for their kids…learn why.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/30/the-international-baccalaureate-program-a-pathway-to-success-for-all-students

PICE LEARNING: Personalized Independent Connected E-learning 

Smartbrief offers us a great show which began when I interviewed a monthly winner of their Smartblogs, Brad Gustafson……. From Greenwood Elementary in Wayzata MN where Brad  is principal, we’ve got the teachers who make PICE LEARNING happen, Ashley Drill and Jamie Tewksbury

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/30/pice-learning-personalized-independent-connected-e-learning

COMPETENCY BASED EDUCATION FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS 

Thank you Walden University for loaning us Dr Martha Cheney ( Program Director for the BS in Child Development, MAT in Early Childhood Education, MS in Early Childhood Studies +  reading Endorsement for K-12 Studies at Walden’s Richard W .Riley College of Ed and Leadership.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/30/early-childhood-teacher-education-competency-based-learning

TEACHER EDUCATION UPDATE

There is a lot of good going on in teacher ed. To help us understand what’s happening as we need to hire the best and most well trained teachers for our schools, we have Sharon Robinson, the President and CEO of AACTE. Presented by Gryphon House

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/31/teacher-education-today-training-and-hiring-the-best

QUESTION-ASKING AS A TRANSFORMATIONAL SKILL

Great Books Foundation presents Dr. Dan Rothstein, co-director of “The Right Question Institute, an education group which tackles key challenges in Education like poverty and inequality and promotes democracy. Dan is also the co-author of  Harvard Education Press’ “Make Just One Change;Teach students to ask the right question”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/31/question-asking-as-a-transformational-skill

YOUNG CHILDREN AND ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

‘Early Childhood Education” journal editor  and Gryphon House author  Mary Jalongo joins us to chat about her book ‘Literacy for all Young Learners” regarding the special challenges  teaching kids with English needs and practical strategies to get the job done

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/20/young-children-and-english-as-a-second-language

CORPORATE TRAINING TALK RADIO presents

CREATING A HIGH PERFORMANCE WORKPLACE IN YOUR DISTRICT

You’ll enjoy this show  with Michael Stallard , author of the ATD book “Connection Culture”, applicable to business situations and HR for your school district. Listen on the web at  http://tobtr.com/s/7774699

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/trainingandhrtalkradio/2015/07/20/creating-a-high-performance-life-giving-workplace-culture

STARTING A TWO DAY EVENT

LIVE FROM THE MOORESVILLE GRADED NATIONAL SUMMER CONNECTION CONFERENCE

Mooresville Graded School District in NC and Super-Star-intendent Mark Edwards hosts an amazing summer conference  for district administrators and we’ll be live with Mark as my co-host with 2 full 90 minute conversation with the many visitors to the conference on digital conversion and school success.

LISTEN TO DAY ONE HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/21/district-admin-2-day-event-mooresville-nc-national-summer-connection

AND WE CONTINUE AGAIN WITH THE SAME ON WEDNESDAY AT 9A

with Superintendents from AL, VA, KY ,NC and a visit from E School News publisher Wendy LaDuke

LISTEN TO DAY  TWO HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/22/2nd-day-live-from-the-mooresville-graded-national-summer-connection-conference

SIIA’s  ETIN  REPORT: RESULTS OF THE 2015 VISION K-20 SURVEY AND ITS IMPACT 

starring Karen Billings, VP and Managing Director of ETIN, the Education Technology Industry Network, a Division of  SIIA  and  Donelle Blubaugh, Education Program Manager, at SIIA.  Presented by APass Education and Catapult Learning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/23/siias-etin-report-results-of-the-2015-vision-k-20-survey-and-its-impact

THE URBAN SUPERINTENDENTS ACADEMY FROM AASA

WIN Learning presents today’s AASA guests: Maria Ott, Professor of Clinical Education, Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California and the one and only Mort Sherman, AASA Associate Executive Director about  the AASA-USC Urban Superintendents Academy : “The superintendent has one of the toughest jobs in America. Through its Urban Superintendents Academy, AASA, The School Superintendents Association, and the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education have created a program to prepare school leaders for the challenges of the nation’s most complex organizations—K-12 urban school districts.” 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/23/the-urban-superintendents-academy-from-aasa

CORPORATE TRAINING TALK RADIO presents 

FOR SCHOOL/DISTRICT HR AND TRAINING

MOVING FROM PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT TO PERFORMANCE DEVELOPMENT

What you do in K 12 affects corporate in America every day because you’re teaching the future workforce!

with nationally recognized training expert Ethan Sanders . Presented by WATERSHED LRS

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/trainingandhrtalkradio/2015/07/23/moving-from-performance-management-to-performance-development

TEACHING CHILDREN EXPOSED TO TRAUMA

Gryphon House presents author Barbara Sorrels  author of Reaching and Teaching Children Exposed to Trauma. What does a harmed child look like? It’s the little girl on the playground who has mysterious bruises on her legs. It’s the three-month-old baby boy who arches his back when you try to hold him. It’s the four-year-old who bites and hits when asked to clean up. These are the faces of traumatized children. these littlest victims. –

See more at: https://www.gryphonhouse.com/books/details/reaching-and-teaching-children-exposed-to-trauma#sthash.i6Ll173F.dpuf

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/14/teaching-children-exposed-to-trauma

COSN ON SCHOOL NETWORKING CHALLENGES

Lightspeed Systems presents   CoSN’s Marie Bjerede for a look at well designed school networks nationwide

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/15/cosn-well-designed-networks-for-schools

STARTING STUDENT FEEDBACK LOOPS 

Smartbrief /Smartblogs presents their latest Editor’s choice award-winning Chicago-based educator blogger Taylor Meredith. All about Formative Feedback

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/15/starting-student-feedback-loops

WORKING FOR ZERO DROPOUTS

 KnowledgeWorks presents Steve Dobo of Zero Dropouts on preventing summer slump

and strategies for lowering the dropout rate

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/15/working-towards-zero-dropouts-high-school-college

MEET THE NEW PRESIDENT OF AASA

WIN LEARNING presents David R. Schuler, superintendent of High School District 214, in Arlington Heights, Ill.,  installed last week as president of AASA,The School Superintendents Association, for 2015-16.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/16/meet-the-new-president-of-aasa

PREPARING TEACHERS TO TEACH STEM plus

SUMMER OUTREACH FOR STEM

Carolina Biological presents The only and only , mi amigo Billy Hix, Director of STEM Outreach and Professor at Motlow College and STEM Camp director  is our guest.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/16/preparing-teachers-to-teach-stem-plus-summer-outreach-for-stem

SUMMER PD  OR A DAY AT THE BEACH

Don’t go to the beach today, wait’ll tomorrow

Learning Bird  presents EDWEB founder starring Lisa Schmucki with great tips on PD

and avoiding your own summer slump. PLUS  added special guest, Jerry “CybraryMan”   ( cape and all)  Blumengarten

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/17/our-monthly-visit-with-edwebnet-summer-pd-or-a-day-at-the-beach

STUDENT DATA  PRIVACY

LEARNING.COM presents Privacy expert Linnette Attai,  president and founder of Playwell LLC, one of our resident experts on student data privacy and what every school and company needs to know

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/06/educational-technology-and-student-data-privacy

1030a

EDUCATION STRATEGIES FOR RURAL AMERICA TODAY

3rd QUOTE presents Future Ready Superintendent  of the Howard-Winneshiek School District  , Iowa’s Dr. John Carver on the current state of rural education in a changing economy and it’s future.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/06/21-st-century-stem-strategies-for-rural-america

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JUNE 2015

THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21ST CENTURY LEARNING

P21 AT ISTE  

Lego Education  presents our good friend , P21 Executive Director Helen Soule  on the groups actions on summer learning, learning beyond school and getting students career/college ready for the rest of the 21st Century, i.e., the next 85 years!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/22/21st-century-learning-p21-at-iste-with-a-new-name-and-direction

THE  IMPORTANCE OF ELL AND FOREIGN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION 

LANGUAGE IN THE WORKPLACE

 Click through to CORPORATE TRAINING TALK RADIO  presents  Harvard B School professor Dr Robert  Kaplan, Sheerin Vesin from Rosetta Stone’s Enterprise and Education Division and Director of Learning at Grupo Bimbo Bakeries USA,Michael Barger. 

HOW AN ARIZONA DISTRICT IS TRANSFORMING CULTURE AND LEARNING DAILY FOR THEIR STUDENTS

Learning Bird presents Dr. Javier Baca, CIO  at Sunnyside Unified School District in Arizona , managing 10,000 computing devices and a staff of 35 in IT.  

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/23/transforming-culture-and-learning-in-an-arizona-district

FOR THE INDUSTRY : A FIRST LOOK AT EDNET

A Pass Education Come September the education industry will be meeting in Atlanta for EDNET, the MDR conference that helps shape education. Vicki Bigham, Show Director, is our guest .

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/23/for-the-industry-a-first-look-at-ednet

​​THE READING CHALLENGE ,

 EQUAL ACCESS FOR LITERACY

MyON Reader presents Rich Long , Executive Director of The Reading Challenge , a new program starting 9/1 asking questions about what needs to be done worldwide

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/24/the-reading-challenge-equal-access-for-literacy-worldwide

FILLING CURRICULUM GAPS WITH USED TEXTBOOKS: STILL RELEVANT  IN A DIGITAL AGE 

Great topic and we have Cari Lauffer, Inventory Manager , Used Books at Follett Learning  to give us the lowdown on a very strong curriculum and budget strategy in education

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/24/filling-curriculum-gaps-with-used-textbooks-still-relevant-in-a-digital-age

YOUR EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCY

FOLLETT presents  Jerry Maze, Executive Director of Texas’ Education Service Center 12 in Waco & President Elect of AESA …and… AESA Past President , from the Apple Capitol of the USA Wenatchee WA, Rich McBride

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/02/use-your-educational-service-agency-district-economies-of-scale

 SCIENCE EDUCATION

MOLECULES TO THE ‘MAX’…. literally

Carolina Biological presents The Return of Molecule Man .. the great Dr Robert Siegal, Founding Director of Rensselaer Polytech’s NanoTechnology Center  and Executivce Producer of the Molecularium….now in DVD and IMAX.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/07/03/science-education–molecules-to-the-max-literally

CREATING HOME-SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS WITH DIVERSE FAMILIES

Great Books Foundation presents NCTE with author JoBeth Allen,  Professor Emeritus at the University of Geogie of The Whole Language Umbrella For All Institute 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/15/nctecreating-home-school-partnerships-with-diverse-families

ONLINE RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON CORE 

ListenCurrent.com presents OpenEd.com is our guest with Clarissa Ratliff, a 6th grade reading teacher from Gulfport MS and Ron Drabkin, VP at Open Ed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/15/common-core-resouces-online-and-free

FFA ON STEM LEADERSHIP

iCEV Online presents FFA’s  Shane Jacques, Education Specialist in Leadership ,Assessment and Development. We’re not talkin’ anymore about the 3 farmhands in The Wizard of Oz, believe me.  

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/16/ffa-on-leadership-ag-education-is-stem-education

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​​URBAN EDUCATION: ENDING THE SUMMER SLUMP  

MyON Reader presents Executive Director of The Urban Teacher Center, Jacqueline Greer.

I always enjoy having UTC on the show. You will too.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/17/urban-education-ending-the-summer-slump

ENSURING A SUCCESSFUL TRANSITION TO DIGITAL LEARNING 

The why and how with Learning.com ‘s Risa Snethen from a company that’s been helping districts meet this challenge of the 21st century for many years. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/17/curriculum-foundry-have-a-successful-digital-transition

THE MAKER MOVEMENT AND KIDS COLAB

 PEARSON RESEARCH & INNOVATION NETWORK  presents  an actual student, 12 year old Matt Mularoni from Chandler AZ who is a member of his school’s CoLab. Assisting Matt, as best they can, ( ’cause I have a feeling Matt’s gonna do a great job) will be Pearson R&I’s Product Design Research Manager, Lisa Maurer and and Dr. Rob Kadel, Senior Research Scientist at the R and I Network

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/18/the-maker-movement-and-kids-co-lab

CHANGE IN PRACTICE: PREPARING FOR THE E-RATE NEW YEAR

Happy E rate New Year from my good friend  John Harrington at Funds for Learning. Celebrating with John is his guest Dr. Stapleton,  the IT Director of the Virgin Islands Department of Education .

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/19/change-in-practice-preparing-for-the-e-rate-new-year

BUILDING WIN-WIN SITUATIONS  FOR STUDENTS AND EDUCATORS or HAVING YOUR ACADEMIC CAKE  & EATING IT TOO

TRIUMPH LEARNING presents former CA Teacher of the Year and Founder of The Writer’s Success Academy, Alan Sitomer  on student success and engagement.

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/08/building-win-win-situations-for-students-and-educators

MULTI-CULTURAL LITERACY EDUCATION AND 21ST CENTURY LEADERSHIP

Great Books Foundation presents  Milken Award winning Educator Shekema Silveri, NCTE Early Career Educator of Color and founder of the IFE Academy of Teaching and Technology

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/08/nctemulti-cultural-literacy-education-and-21st-century-leadership

CTE EDUCATION : BUILDING WORK CLASS WORKERS AND AMERICA’S FUTURE

iCEV Online presents Tim Lawrence, Executive Director of Skills USA, on developing leaders, creating a skilled workforce and the skills gap

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/08/skills-usa-on-creating-a-future-workforce-through-education

ISTE…ONLY 19 DAYS AWAY

LEARNING.COM presents ISTE 2015 or  ‘Let the Ed Tech party begin” with Jessica Medaille, ISTE Chief Membership Officer and Jennifer Regan-Fore, Sr. Director of Conference Services. Get ready!!!!!

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/09/isteonly-19-days-away-let-the-ed-tech-party-begin

​​LAUGHTER AND LEARNING..PROVING HUMOR BOOSTS RETENTION 

SMARTBRIEF presents this months Editor’s Choice Content Award  winner Sarah Henderson  who wrote about the use of humor on Edutopia.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/09/using-humor-to-boost-student-retention

AN AUTHOR’S VIEW ON COMPULSORY EDUCATION

Former guest on The Colbert Report and author of ‘The Student Resistance  Handbook” Cevin Soling. Cevin, a Harvard School of Education graduate, speaks on what he considers to be “the Human Rights abuses  of compulsory education”.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/10/compulsory-schooling-and-its-discontents-with-author-cevin-soling

PICKING THE RIGHT LMS

From our CORPORATE TRAINING TALK RADIO,  the right LMS not only helps assess student learning and guides curriculum , but it is also excellent for your employee training district-wide. We have  EdVance 360’s Cathy Garland as our guest.

LISTEN HERE

ww.blogtalkradio.com/trainingandhrtalkradio/2015/06/10/picking-the-right-lms-for-corporate-training

THE NATIONAL TEACHERS HALL OF FAME: INDUCTION WEEK 

 PEARSON RESEARCH & INNOVATION NETWORK  presents Carol Strickland  , Executive Director of the Hall of Fame and the Class of 2015 !  Congrats to them all. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/11/the-national-teachers-hall-of-fame-induction-week

HOW TECHNOLOGY MAKES MATH RELEVANT FOR MIDDLE /HIGH SCHOOL MATH

LEARNING BIRD presents Google Educator/Trainer Chris Webb, a Montreal based educator

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/11/making-math-relevant-through-technology-grades-6-12

THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ‘STEM TIPS INITIATIVE” 

CAROLINA BIO  presents Dr. T. Griffith Jones on this initiative  focused on providing coaching and professional development support to 1st and 2nd year middle school math and science teachers throughout the state of Florida.  Learn how to “Throw your STEM teachers a lifeline!  STEM TIPS is an online instructional coaching platform supporting teacher preparation programs and school districts in developing and retaining new STEM teachers.”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/12/the-university-of-florida-stem-tips-initiative

ASCD:MOTIVATING TEACHERS AND STUDENTS TO EXCELLENCE 

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  presents author Robyn Jackson,founder of Mindsteps….proving great teachers make a real difference.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/02/ascd-author-robyn-jackson-on-teacher-motivation

CTE

THE IMPORTANCE OF CERTICIFICATION TO OUR FUTURE WORKORCE

Learn what impresses employers and get your students jobs  with The Manufacturing Skills Standards Councils and NOCTI   on The Importance of Certification to our Current and Future Workforce

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/trainingandhrtalkradio/2015/06/01/the-importance-of-certification-in-the-manufacturing-world

THE HOOSIER FAMILY OF READERS

MyOn Reader presents Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz on the title subject and it’s impact on literacy  in Indiana 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/02/the-hoosier-family-of-readers-literacy-impact-in-indiana

ASCD:MOTIVATING TEACHERS AND STUDENTS TO EXCELLENCE 

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  presents author Robyn Jackson,founder of Mindsteps….proving great teachers make a real difference.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/02/ascd-author-robyn-jackson-on-teacher-motivation

​​BRINGING HIGH TECH TO A LOW INCOME SCHOOL DISTRICT

FOLLETT LEARNING presents THE Journal’s Chris Piehler and their Innovator of the Month in Education, Superintendent Darryl Adams of Coachella Valley School District in Texas

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/02/bringing-high-tech-to-a-low-income-school-district

​​THE ALLIANCE FOR EXCELLENT EDUCATION 

on  

  FUTURE READY SCHOOLS

LEARNING.COM presents the one and only Tom Murray who has too long a title to place here on the future of FUTURE READY, where it is and where it’s going

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/03/the-alliance-for-excellent-education-on-future-ready-schools

NCTE

AUTHENTIC LITERACIES AND MULTI-DISCIPLINE PRACTICES

MyON Reader presents Linda Denstaedt and Laura Roop, co-authors of the NCTE book, Doing and Making Authentic Literacies

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/03/ncte-authentic-literacies-and-discipline-practices

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN CATHOLIC EDUCATION

School Messenger presents NCEA’s Patrick Lofton, Heather Gossert and Sister Dale McDonald , returning guests all, on many exciting opportunities for teachers and adminsitrators including The Blended Learning Conference in June and The Education Law Symposium in July.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/04/professional-development-opportunities-in-catholic-education

THE BENEFITS OF COMPETENCY BASED LEARNING

WIN LEARNING  brings us  Fred Bramante, the president of The National Center for Competency Based Learning and how New Hampshire made the change!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/04/the-benefits-of-competency-based-learning

COSN on K-12 Primer for  K-12 Inter-operability Standards

FUNDS FOR LEARNING presents John Alawneh, CIO of KatyTX ISD and Cahir of the COSN Technology Committee and Steven Langford, CIO at Beaverton OR School District

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/05/cosn-on-k-12-inter-operability-standards

THE USE OF ROBOTICS IN THE SCIENCE LAB

LEGO EDUCATION  presents educator Caroline Hanson, Enrichment Teacher at the  Aspen CO middle school and, I hope, a really good skier.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/06/05/the-use-of-robotics-in-the-science-lab

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MAY 2015

USING COMPELLING STORIES IN SCIENCE EDUCATION

Returning guest Listen Current’s Monica Brady Myerov and  guest educator Sally Dodge, a science teacher in Roseville, Michigan

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/26/using-compelling-stories-in-science-education

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THE FOLLET CHALLENGE GRAND PRIZE WINNING SCHOOL

Gamification and the 2014-2015 Follett Challenge Grand Prize Winner: An Inspiring Program

We celebrate the winner O’Neill Middle School in Downers Grove,IL with their librarian Tasha Squires and Follett‘s Britten Follet. We’ll be talking about gamification. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/26/gamificationthe-follet-challenge-grand-prize-winning-school

​​FREEDOM MATTERS:A NEW SUPPLEMENTAL CURRICULUM  FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL-HIGH SCHOOL SOCIAL STUDIES

LEGO EDUCATION presents the new curriculum from The Bush Center connecting the foundations of freedom to today’s global struggles for liberty with Amanda Schnetzer, Director of The Human Freedom Initiative

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/27/freedom-mattersa-new-curriculum-for-high-schoolbush

 

VIRTUAL SCHOOLING AND THE NEED FOR A NEW PARADIGM

FUNDS FOR LEARNING  presents Houston Tucker of Figment Consulting with a new manifesto on virtual learning.

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/28/virtual-schooling-and-the-need-for-a-new-paradigm

THIS SHOW WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED AS OUR GUEST WASN’T FEELING WELL

MAKING MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL MATH MORE RELEVANT WITH TODAY’S TECHNOLOGY

LEARNING BIRD  brings us  Google Educator and Google Education Trainer , math teacher Chris Webb at Lester B. Pearson School Board in Montreal

USING BLOGS TO AMPLIFY AND EMPOWER TEACHER VOICE

Learning.com  presents The National Blogging Collaborative’s Lisa Hollenbach, a Pennsylvania teacher and Brad Clark from Woodford County KY are our guests. The title says it all. How to get involved!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/29/using-blogs-to-amplify-and-empower-teacher-voice

RADICAL CHANGES IN WORK AND EDUCATION

WIN Learning  presents Two Penn State professors  Kyle Peck ( Director of the Center of Online Innovation in Learning) and Dave Passmore (Director of the Institute for Research in Training and Development). These gentlemen are not only brilliant but quite funny too. Gonna be a fun show and we are all going to learn a lot!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/29/radical-changes-in-work-and-education

SCHOOL LIBRARIANS AND 21ST CENTURY EDUCATION

FOLLETT  presents Chris Piehler of THE Journal and the ED Tech Innovator of the month Susan Gauthier , Director of Library Service in East Baton Rouge Parish Schools in Louisiana

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/21/how-a-21st-century-librarian-enhances-student-learning

DESIGN LITERACY AND THE IMPORTANCE OF VISUAL THINKING

SMARTBRIEF’S SMARTBLOGS presents  Editors Choice Content  Award winning educators Mercer Hall and Patricia Russac

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/21/design-literacy-and-the-importance-of-visual-thinking

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EMBRACING SOCIAL MEDIA IN TODAY’S SCHOOLS

School Messenger presents NSPRA’s Rich Bagin and his special guest , Director of Communications for the Eudora Kansas Schools, Kristin Magette, author of “Embracing Social Media”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/22/nspra-embracing-social-media-in-todays-schools

MAKING SCHOOLS MORE THOUGHTFUL PLACES

KnowledgeWorks presents Dr. Bena Kallick and Dr Art Costa , co-founders of the Institute for Habits of Mind International are our guests

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/22/making-schools-more-thoughtful-places

MAKING INQUIRY BASED INSTRUCTION WORK FOR TEACHERS AND STUDENTS

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  presents PROFESSIONAL LEARNING experts John Riley, Linda Barrett and Carolyn Lang on how encouraging inquiry works for today’s standards, Common Core or otherwise. Let’s enable discussion. It works.

LISTEN HERE

 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/11/making-inquiry-based-instruction-work-for-teachers-and-students

 GEOGRAPHY , HISTORY AND CIVICS…WE MUST DO BETTER !

ABC-CLIO Solutions presents  Social Studies time (my old job) with NCSS’ Susan Griffin and Michelle Herczog on the 2014 NAEP  on US History, Geography and Civics. Want to make good citizens…learn the challenges!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/11/geography-history-and-civicswe-must-do-better

CAREER / TECHNICAL EDUCATION… and  CAREER READINESS

 CEV MUltiMedia (iCEV online)  brings us Sean Lynch of ACTE with a look at ‘Family & Consumer Science” PLUS their new ‘microdocumentary’ series on Career Readiness. 

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/12/career-technical-education-and-career-readiness

TECHNOLOGY, READING AND DIGITAL LITERACY TO ENGAGE THE RELUCTANT READER

Learning.com presents ISTE author Rob Furman to discuss his new book,engaging students

and the upcoming ISTE conference in Philadelphia

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/12/iste-technology-reading-and-digital-literacy-to-engage-the-reluctant-reader

THE 2015 CONTENT IN CONTEXT CONFERENCE

JUNE 1-3 IN WASHINGTON DC

A.PASS EDUCATIONAL GROUP  presents a preview of the AAP conference with the one and only Michael Jay of Education Systemics and Trisha Thomas, CMO of Evans Moor Educational Publishing

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/12/ed-publishing-the-content-in-context-conference-june-1-3-in-dc

MAKING EXPANDED LEARNING THE NEW NORMAL FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL  STUDENTS

We’ll learn about ‘Expanded Learning” from Citizen Schools Steve Rothstein  and the CEO of Higher Achievement , Lynsey Woods Jeffries. Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/14/making-expanded-learning-the-new-normal-for-middle-school-students

ELIMINATING THE ‘WILL I EVER USE THIS?” MENTALITY OF STUDENTS

WIN Learning presents  Kentucky educator Elisa Brown on “Career and College Readiness” at the Green River  Regional Education Cooperative

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/14/making-career-education-relevant-from-a-great-ed-service-agency

TEACHING PreK- 8 SCIENCE THROUGH INQUIRY

Good topic presented by Carolina Biological ‘s  Kristen Mayfield exploring the experience

of teachers who choose to lead their students in discussion

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/15/teaching-science-through-inquiry

TEACHING AND LEADING IN THE COMMON CORE ERA

SMARTBRIEF AND SMARTBLOGS  presents NYC Educator and

author Ariel Sacks , their Editor’s Choice Content Award winner

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/15/smartbrief-presents-teaching-and-leading-in-the-common-core-era

ESEA AND LITERACY EDUCATION

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION  and MyON Reader present Dr. Darren Cambridge of NCTE where he is Director of Policy Research and Development  and he also leads their National Center for Literacy Education.

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/15/nceton-esea-and-literacy-education

 THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH

CONNECTED  READING: TEACHING  ADOLESCENTS IN A DIGITAL WORLD

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION presents Central Michigan University professor Troy Hicks and

Fordham’s Kristen Hawley Turner, co-authors of the  NCTE book,

“Connected Reading: Teaching Adolescents in a Digital World”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/07/ncte-authors-on-teaching-reading-to-adolescents-in-a-digital-world

MEDIA LITERACY FOR TODAY’S STUDENTS 

LISTEN CURRENT presents NAMLE’S Michelle Ciulla-Lipkin  and , Temple U’s Director of  Media and Information Literacy,Sherri Hope Culver, NAMLE Board member and Chair of the Conference on their upcoming conference immediately Pre-ISTE in Philadelphia

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/07/the-namle-conference-preview-media-literacy-k-12-in-philly-before-iste

OUR MONTHLY SHOW WITH EDWEB.NET

The Hidden Advantages of Digital Libraries

Guest Expert Heather Lister on The Hidden Advantages of Digital Libraries with Edweb’s Lynn Scott

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/08/edwebnet-presents-the-hidden-advantages-of-digital-libraries

HOLOCAUST EDUCATION: WHAT AGE TO START TEACHING CHILDREN

ABC-CLIO presents  publisher Steve Feuer of Gihon River Press   with the author of “Liesl’s Ocean Rescue, Barbara Krasner.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/08/at-what-age-is-holocaust-education-appropriate

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APRIL 2015

GUN SAFETY IN SCHOOLS

THE NATIONAL SUPERINTENDENTS ROUNDTABLE

JANET ROBINSON, SUPT OF STRATFORD CT SCHOOLS 

FORMER SUPERINTENDENT OF NEWTOWN CT …ON THAT HORRIBLE DAY

WIN Learning presents Supt’s Roundtable Executive Director Jim Harvey and his special guest

LISTEN HERE

 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/30/the-national-supts-roundtable-gun-safety-for-schools

​​CERTIFYING SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:THE FUTURE OF CREDENTIALS

KnowledgeWorks’ Jason Swanson on  the role of credentialing and the future workforce and it’s affect on K-12 beyond the diploma to show expertise.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/27/certifying-skills-and-knowledgethe-future-of-credentials

USING DIGITAL BADGES AS CREDENTIALING  FOR STUDENT MOTIVATION AND PROGRAM IMPROVEMENT

NOCTI’S John Foster and Heidi Speese are joined by  Principal Michael McDermott from the Indiana County Technology  Center (PA) “For All Systems” Karen Jeffrey 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/27/cte-student-motivation-with-digital-badging-and-credentialing

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND MOVEMENT

GRYPHON HOUSE author Joye Newman , author of “Move to Learn,Integrating Movement into Early Childhood Curriculum”

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/28/integrating-movement-into-early-childhood-curriculum-author-joye-newman

​​ACADEMIC ACCELERATION FOR GIFTED STUDENTS: A NATION EMPOWERED

PEARSON RESEARCH presents U of Iowa professor Dr. Susan Assouline and Dr Katie McClarty, Director of the Center for College and Career Success at the Pearson Research and Innovation Network 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/28/academic-acceleration-for-gifted-students-a-nation-empowered

LAB AND MAKER SPACE SAFETY IN SCHOOLS: TOO OFTEN OVERLOOKED 

 Carolina Biological presents NSTA advisor on Lab safety Dr. Ken Roy, Director of Safety for Glastonbury CT Public Schools on ‘Revolutionary Curriculum Changes in Science: Safety Impact”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/29/lab-maker-space-safety-in-schools-too-often-overlooked

THIS YEARS LEGENDS IN LITERACY AWARD WINNING  EDUCATORS

Myon Reader presents honorees Dr Francis Gonzalez-Garcia from Northside ISD, TX and the award winning team of Jarod Anderson and Sara Bell  from the Gainesville (GA) City School System.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/29/myon-reader-presents-this-years-legends-in-literacy-winners

ED TECH IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

3rd Quote presents  Technology Director for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia schools

Bill Brannick on how Ed Tech is working in the Archdiocese

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/30/ed-tech-in-philadelphia-catholic-schools

NOON

​​ANNOUNCING THE INDUSTRY WIDE  EDU READY PLEDGE

Rick Mantz, CEO of National Academic Group and Edwin Wargo, CEO & Co-founder of 3rd Quote, will formally announce the EDU Ready Pledge – the first industry-wide pledge, vetting, and grading process designed to build trust and efficiency in the Edtech procurement process.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/30/ed-tech-schools-vendors-the-edu-ready-pledge

EARLY CHILDHOOD PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

NAEYC asks “WHAT WILL IT TAKE TO GET US THERE?”

Gryphon House & Kaplan Early Learning bring us Peter Pizzolongo , NAEYC‘s Associate Executive Director for professional Development, on the National Institute for Professional Devleopment, June 7-10 in New Orleans.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/05/01/naeyc-on-early-childhood-professional-development

​​ASCD on TEACHER SELF REFLECTION

 and the upcoming  ASCD CONFERENCE ON TEACHING EXCELLENCE IN NASHVILLE

 Great Books Foundation presents the authors of the ASCD book “TEACH,REFLECT, LEARN: BUILD YOUR CAPACITY FOR SUCCESS IN THE CLASSROOM, Pete Hall (@educationhall) and Alisa Simeral

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/20/ascd-on-teacher-self-reflection-and-the-upcoming-ascd-conference

OUR GUESTS NEWBORN NEEDED MOMMY. WE’LL RE-SCHEDULE FOR A COUPLE OF WEEKS HENCE.

TEACHING AND LEADING IN THE COMMON CORE ERA

SMARTBRIEF presents EDITOR’S CHOICE CONTENT AWARD WINNER, NYC teacher Ariel Sacks 

NASSP  AND STUDENT LEADERSHIP. ITS STUDENT LEADERSHIP WEEK

LISTEN CURRENT presents (with the help of  Bob Farrace NASSP Communications Director) guest Jeff Sherrill, Associate Director of the National Honor Society and National Association of Student Councils .

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/21/nassp-and-student-leadership

​​21st CENTURY SKILLS IN TODAY’S SCHOOL LIBRARY…

IT’S NOT ONLY IN THE CLASSROOM

Follet Learning  presents Sheila Carr and Debbie Reiling from Texas Region 11 Educational Service Center and Follett’s own Victoria DeFields

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/21/21st-century-skills-in-todays-school-libraryits-not-only-in-the-classroom

CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION

​​BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS OF AMERICA: ENGAGING STUDENTS NOW FOR FUTURE SUCCESS.

“Today’s Students…Tomorrows Business Professionals”

iCEV Online presents  a first time guest , Kirk Lawson, Executive Director and CEO of BPA which works in Business, Marketing and Technology Education K-20.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/22/business-professionals-of-america-engaging-students-now-for-future-success

​​DISTRICT CONDITIONS FOR SCALING PERSONALIZED LEARNING 

Personalized Learning..easy to say…hard to accomplish.  Enjoy hearing about the latest research from KnowledgeWorks and guests Matt Williams and Jesse Moyer.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/22/district-conditions-for-scaling-personalized-learning

HIGH ENERGY EDUCATION 

SMARTBRIEF presents  EDITOR’S CHOICE CONTENT AWARD WINNER,

Wayzata MN  Principal Dr Brad Gustafson.

Learn about great things in 21st Century ed in Wayzata MN

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/23/smartbrief-and-smartblogs-presents-high-energy-education

HOW EMBEDDED TECHNOLOGY LEADS TO STEDENT CENTERED LEARNING 

FOLLETT LEARNING presents T.H.E Journal‘s Chris Piehler and their INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH La Quinta CA Ed Tech teacher Kirsten Wright to our show

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/23/embedded-technology-student-centered-learning-in-la-quinta-ca

FEDERAL INVOLVEMENT IN PUBLIC EDUCATION 

Literate Nation presents Center on Education Policy founder and long-term counsel to the US House of Representatives Education Committee Jack Jennings, author of “Presidents,Congress and the Public Schools”

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/23/federal-involvement-in-public-education

ASSESSMENTS: DO WE NEED MORE TESTING OR LESS? 

Dr. Scott Elliot of SEG Measurement, the nationally recognized expert in educational assessment is our guest

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/24/assessments-we-need-more-testing-not-less

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

“Napinars” and Book Chats with Gryphon House

Edweb.net Founder Lisa Schmucki brings us Anna Wilmoth of Gryphon House about their unique take on engaging early childhood educators

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/24/edwebnet-early-childhood-education-napinars-book-chats-with-gryphon-house

ISTE THE CONFERENCE IS COMING 

 LEARNING.COM wants everyone to know that ISTE is important, not just for the annual conference upcoming in June but all year long. Craig Thibaudeau, ISTE Chief External relations Officer fills us in on the many programs available for you.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/13/the-iste-update-with-craig-thibaudeau

RE-INVENTING EDUCATION IN AN EL PASO CHARTER SCHOOL

TRIUMPH LEARNING presents El Paso educators  Karen Blaine and Omar Yanar from the new charter school, El Paso Leadership Academy.

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/13/re-inventing-education-in-an-el-paso-charter-school

NEW DIRECTION, NEW NAME FOR P21

LEGO EDUCATION presents the newly-renamed  Partnership for 21st Century Learning. Executive Director Helen Soule will tell us about the name change and the incredible programs underway

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/14/21st-century-learning-new-direction-new-name-for-p21

SOCIAL STUDIES AND BIG HISTORY

ABC-CLIO brings us the return of that social studies genius , University of Michigan prof and faculty lead  on the Big History project.

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/15/social-studies-big-history-with-bob-bain

IT’S SCHOOL LIBRARY MONTH 

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIANS

FOLLETT presents  AASL starring Leslie Preddy, Terri Grief,  and Gail Dickinson. My favorite girls are back!

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/15/school-librarians-its-school-library-month

NASSP : HONORING THE ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

KNOWLEDGEWORKS  presents NASSP Director of Communications  Bob Farrace

LISTEN HERE

 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/16/nassp-its-national-assistant-principals-week

SCHOOL CLIMATE IMPROVEMENT:CURRENT TRENDS , NEEDS AND RESOURCES

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION brings us Jonathan Cohen of the National School Climate Center on current trends in school climate that impact student learning. Hot topic these days. 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/16/school-climate-improvementcurrent-trends-needs-and-resources

ACTE presents author JOHN FOSTER

We’ll be discussing John’s book, YOUR FIRST YEAR IN CTE, 10 THINGS TO KNOW  with John, Mike Connet from ACTE and Kathleen McNally of, School Improvement specialist with the Southern Regional Education Board.

 

www.actecareertech.org  @acte  www.noctiorg @nocti1

 

Presented by CEV MultiMedia  at www.icevonline.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/06/acte-presents-author-john-foster-your-1st-year-in-cte10-things-to-know

 

 

COSN; THE K-12 LEADERSHIP SURVEY

We have MIKE JAMERSON, COSN chair and Tech Director at Bartholomew Consolidated School District in Indiana and my good pal, Paula maylahn, principal at Paula Maylahn Consulting

 

www.cosn.org  @cosn @mikejamerson @paulamaylahn

 

Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

www.lightspeedsystems.com  @lightspeedsys

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/06/cosn-the-k-12-leadership-survey

 

COMBINING CURRICULUM AND TECHNOLOGY FOR REAL WORLD S.T.E.M. EDUCATION

DAVID BAIN, Assistant Superintendent at IL’s Community High School District 117, Curriculum Designer and Educational Consultant is our guest

 

Presented by DEFINED LEARNING  

 www.definedstem.com  @definedstem

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/07/combining-curriculum-and-technology-for-real-world–stem–education

 

 

 

THE STEM SCIENCE OF AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION

COLLEGE READY FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA

We are pleased to welcome a first time guest DWIGHT ARMSTRONG Executive Director of FFA. Let me put it this way….it ain’t your fathers farm anymore. Learn more for  your school district. Their member have the skills to build healthy, sustainable world.

www.ffa.org  @nationalffa

 

Presented by iCEV

www.cevmultimedia.com  @iCEVonline

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/07/college-ready-future-farmers-of-america-stem-and-agricultural-education

 

THE GLOBAL REACH OF BOARDING SCHOOLS

Our returning guest is Pete Upham, Executive Director of The Association of Boarding Schools. I love this subject as my son went to boarding school…and he’s a world traveler today.

 

www.boardingschools.org  @boardingschools

 

Presented by SMARTBRIEF

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/08/the-global-reach-of-boarding-schools

 

 

 

PREPARING GREAT EDUCATORS :GREAT CHANGES ABOUND IN COLLEGES OF EDUCATION

AACTE’S SHARON ROBINSON. President Sharon has the pulse of teacher preparation and education nationwide

 

www.aacte.org  @aacte

 

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/08/preparing-great-educators-great-changes-abound-in-colleges-of-education

SCHOOL SAFETY

NASRO Executive Director Mo Canady ..celebrating their 25th year of keeping schools as safe as possible . Mo consults all over the globe and we will discuss their “Protect and Educate” report.

www.nasro.org  @nasro

 

Presented by School Messenger

www.schoolmessenger.com @schoolmessenger

 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/09/the-national-association-of-school-resource-officers25-years-of-school-safety

CONNECTED EDUCATORS

THE RETURN OF TOM WHITBY AND STEVE ANDERSON

The King of Connected Educators Steve Anderson and his Crown Prince Tom Whitby, authors of ‘ The Relevant Educator’, both just back from the Dubai International Education conference.

 

@tomwhitby @web20classroom

 

Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING

www.fundsforlearning.com  @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/09/globally-connected-educators-tom-whitby-and-steve-anderson

 

 

COLUMBIA MISSOURI READS 

COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AND STUDENT APPROVED

We’ve got Kim Hall – Project Manager Roger Dawdy – Literacy Ambassador (probable) and Dr. Pam Conway, a huge partner in Columbia. offering an exciting early literacry experience for children ages birth to 5 years…providing free access to more  4500 enhanced digital books.

Presented by MyON Reader 

 www.myon.com  @myonreader

 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/09/columbia-missouri-reads–community-supported-and-student-approved

 

OUR MONTHLY SHOW WITH EDWEBNET

SHOW POSTPONED ………TO PROBABLY APRIL 24 AT 1030A ET

Gryphon House is sponsoring Early Learning Book Chats at Edweb.net called ‘Napinars”, no less.

Edweb’s Jen Morack is joined by Gryphon House’s Anna Wilmoth.

www.edweb.net  @edwebnet  

www.gryphonhouse.com  @gryphonhouse

SIIA …ETIN….ED TECH AT ITS BEST

with Dr Karen Billings, SIIA Education Executive Director previewing the May d Tech San Francisco Conference and a look at the CoDIE award nominated companies.

Presented by SEG Measurement

wwwsegemeasurement.com   @segmeasure

 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/10/siia-etined-tech-at-its-best

BALTIMORE COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT DR.  DALLAS DANCE

“LEARNING CENTERED ENVIRONMENTS  AND THE MOVE TO A COLLABORATIVE , FACILITATIVE STUDENT FOCUSED DIGITAL BASED CURRICULUM

http://www.bcps. org    @baltcops  @ddance_bcps

 

Presented by FOLLET LEARNING

www.follett.com  @follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/30/baltimore-cty-supt-dallas-dance-student-focused-digital-based-curriculum

 

 

EDUCATOR, AUTHOR, SPEAKER   MARK BARNES

“THE EXCITEMENT OF HACK LEARNING AND THE HACK LEARNING SERIES

http://www.hacklearningseries.com  @markbarnes19 @hackmylearning

 

Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS

www.knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/30/the-excitement-of-hack-learning-and-the-hack-learning-series-with-mark-barnes

 

 

 

SOCIAL STUDIES…MARY JANZEN,Teacher on Special Assignment for Common Core Literacy in History and Social Studies with Fresno Unified School District & STEPHANIE DIXON, Professional Development at ABC-CLIO

RESOURCES FOR THE C3 FRAMEWORK AND ITS AFFECT 

ON TEACHING & LEARNING

 

Presented by ABC-CLIO

www.abc-clio.com  @abc_clio 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/31/social-studies-resources-for-the-c3-framework-and-its-affect–on-teaching 

PREPARING GREAT URBAN EDUCATORS 

Lead Clinical Faculty educator TRICIA PETERSON at The Urban Teacher Center

www.urbanteachercenter.org @urbanteacherctr

 

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/01/preparing-great-urban-educators-at-the-urban-teacher-center 

 

 

ALL ABOUT DIFFERENTIATED DIGITAL CONTENT

Director of Academic Relations at Learning Bird, ROXANNE DESFORGES

 discusses the power of using personalized digital content with your students

www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/02/all-about-differentiated-digital-content-for-your-students

 

BIG THINGS AT HOUSTON TEXAS ISD “EMERGE LEARNING “…”LINKED LEARNING’

Two Houston Assistant Superintendents are joining us… RICK CRUZ  and ADAM STEPHENS

on the two topics above

www.houstonisd.org  @adam_stephens @rcruzhisd

 

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/04/03/big-things-at-houston-texas-isd-emerge-learning-linked-learning

 

 

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MARCH 2015

AASA: THE URBAN SUPERINTENDENTS ACADEMY 

​AASA and Howard University are working together to create more diversity in the nation’s Superintendent pool.​

​Our guests are  Howard University’s Dean of Education Leslie Fenwick and Ass’t Professor Joe Hairston with AASA Supt in Residence, returning guest, Mort Sherman

Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS

www.knowledgeworks.com     @knowledgeworks

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/23/aasa-the-urban-superintendents-academycreating-diversity

DROPOUT PREVENTION

IT’S EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL WEEK

EDWORKS Deborah Howard and  Knowledge Works VP of Policy & Advocacy Matt Williams  discuss this whole school transformation program that effectively targets students at risk of dropping out​.

www.knowledgeworks.com  www.edworkspartners.org @knowledgeworks

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/24/dropout-prevention-its-early-college-high-school-week

NSBA ON SITE VISIT TO KENT,WASHINGTON SCHOOLS

or “MS FLYNN GOES TO WASHINGTON” 

​Join in with NSBA’s Ann Flynn and Kent schools Thuan Nguyen, Chief Tech Officer and Becky Keene,

their one-to -one  specialist  as we preview  an on site visit to a rollicking good school district​.

www.nsba.org/tinsitevisits.org  @NSBAcomm

​Presented by  LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

www.lightspeedsystems.com   @lightspeedsys​

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/24/nsba-on-site-visit-to-kentwashington-schools

ED TECH PROCUREMENT

​3rd Quote’s Edwin Wargo & Alpesh Patel on how one Iowa school district is saving dollars and time with high tech comparison shopping with Howard-Winneshiek Community School District Superintendent John Carver and  Network Administrator Harold Jensen.

www.the3rdquote.com   @3rdquote  @johnccarver  @howywin

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/25/ed-tech-procurement

​​THE NATIONAL SUPERINTENDENT    OF THE YEAR

Congratulations to our guest Dr. Philip Lanoue

Dr. Lanoue is the Superintendent of Clarke County GA school in Athens, GA. How appropriate that the Supt of the year comes from the city named for ancient seat of learning! Besides Ed Tech, and all the wonderful things happening in the district….we’ll ask if they have to wear togas to work?

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning  www.clarke.k12.ga.us  @clarkecoschools

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/26/the-national-superintendent–of-the-year

( show will start after a 30 second of me grousing about  a quick software crash which corrected)

TEACHING WITH STUDENT LED DISCUSSIONS

Educator and Award winning Blogger Starr Sackstein

​Starr is a NYC teacher at World Journalism Prep School in Noo Yawk (as spoken in correct accent)

 and a Smartblogs editorial winner this month .

Presented by

SMARTBRIEF and SMARTBLOGS

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation  @mssackstein

  LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/26/teaching-with-student-led-discussions-award-winning-ed-blogger-star-sackstein

A CLASS FULL OF GENIUSES

For many districts, having students do tech support as part of their classwork has helped create a culture of trust and innovation.

​We welcome Andrew Marcinek, Chief Tech Officer at Grafton, MA schools and congratulate him on being a Smartblogs Editor’s Choice Winner..from a post at T.H.E.Journal​

Presented by  SMARTBRIEF

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation

@andycinek www.andrewmarcinek.com

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/27/creating-a-culture-of-trust-and-innovation-at-your-school

THE PBS DOCUMENTARY: HARTSVILLE

PREMIERES TUESDAY  3/17 ON PBS 8-10P ET

“HOW ONE SMALL SOUTH CAROLINA TOWN IS WINNING AGAINST POVERTY 

FOR A GOOD EDUCATION”

Exploring the great work by Hartsville Elementary educators as part of the “American Graduate: Making It Happen” from The Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Documentary participants /educators,  Teacher Pierre Brown and  Principal, Mrs. Tara King  are our guests

Presented by GRYPHON HOUSE

http://www.gryphonhouse   @gryphonhouse

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/16/one-small-south-carolina-town-educating-and-winning-against-poverty

THE MANY BENEFITS OF PRIOR LEARNING ASSESSMENT

FOR THE RETURNING COLLEGE STUDENT OR MILITARY VET

Liberty University Prior Learning Assessment  Coordinator Sharon E. Cohick  joins NOCTI’s Dr. John Foster and Nocti Business Solutions( which specializes in pre-employment testing and PLA), Anne Gielczyk for a discussion of how well this working for Liberty students.

www.nocti.com  @nocti1

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/16/prior-learning-assessment-for-the-adult-college-student

FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE: A DISTANCE LEARNING EVENT

CELEBRATION OF THE 150th ANNIVERSARY OF APPOMATTOX 

Baltimore’s favorite Park Ranger ,Vince Vaise  usually stationed at Fort McHenry, discusses the school oriented events about  the end of the Civil War…it’s relevance nationwide today and how  NPS events fit into your curriculum standards

www.nps.gov  @natlparkservice

Presented by ABC-CLIO

www.abc-clio.com @abc_clio

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/18/from-the-national-park-servicethe-150th-anniversary-of-appomattox

K-20 LEARNING MANAGEMENT AND THE CLOUD

FROM SCHOOLS TO BUSINESS LEARNING  WITH NEO LMS

Graham Glass, NEO LMS CEO and Founder is our guest. A very interesting show as Graham deals with both K-20 and business with NEO and MATRIX, their business side

www.neolms.com  @neolms

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/18/k-20-learning-management-the-cloud-from-schools-to-business

THE NATIONAL SUPERINTENDENT’S ROUNDTABLE

COMMON CORE AND BEYOND

Jim Harvey, Executive Director of the Roundtable is our guest to discuss this ‘think tank”s role in Common Core, Community Response and Assessment

www.superintendentsforum.org   @natlsuperntndnt

Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS

www.knowledgeworks.com     @knowledgeworks

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/19/the-national-superintendents-roundtable

T.H.E. JOURNAL ED TECH INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

USING TECHNOLOGY TO HELP STUDENTS SHOW THEIR THINKING

This month, Editor Chris Piehler brings with him Mark Hammons, Ed Tech Coordinator for the Fresno County Office of Education.

www.thejournal.com  @thejournalchris  @mhammons

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

Wwww.follett.com  @follettlearning

 LISTEN  HERE

ww.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/19/using-technology-to-help-students-show-their-thinking

The STEM ed Coalition and  their work

with ASME, The Society of Mechanical Engineers for K-20 education

 WOMEN IN ENGINEERING

ASME’s Tom Perry and Aisha Lawry, Seattle U Engineering Professor  Dr. Teodora Rutar Shuman

and James Brown, STEM ED Executive Director

Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL

http://www.Carolina.com  @carolina bio

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/20/setting-the-k-12-course-for-women-in-engineering

PROJECT NEXT TECH

ED TECH AND DEVELOPING 21st SKILLS 9-12

Nate Shelley of Learning.com on teaching the digital skills needed for today’s students with a specific look at Common Core and College/Career Readiness..

www.learning.com   @learningdotcom

 LISTEN HERE 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/20/project-next-tech-ed-tech-and-developing-21st-skills-9-12

NET NEUTRALITY, E RATES AND YOUR SCHOOL

Our resident expert on the above, John Harrington, CEO of Funds for Learning on the latest from the FCC

and how it imapacts your student’s learning

www.fundsforlearning.com  @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/09/your-school-net-neutrality-broadband-e-rates

IMPLEMENTING THE  INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE INTO YOUR SCHOOL

Dr. Sidney Baker , Ass’t Superintendent of Elementary  for the North Atlanta, Washington & Douglass Clusters f the Atlanta Public Schools

Presented by Great Books Foundation

@greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/09/implementing-the-international-baccalaureate-into-your-school

NSBA: STAND UP FOR  PUBLIC SCHOOLS

NSBA President Elect John Tuttle with current President Ann Byrne on school choice, charter schools, and the “Stand Up ” program

www.nsba.org   @NSBAcomm

Presented by KnowledgeWorks

www.Knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/09/nsba-stand-up-for-public-schools

TEACHING READING  AND ITS IMPACT ON COLLEGE: K-20

Amelia Gamel, author and Lead Faculty for the Reading Program at Jackson College in Michigan is our guest. That’s right, for the reading program at college and why K-12 needs to be involved.

TchU2Read@gmail.com

Presented by MyON Reader

www.myon.com   @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/10/teaching-reading-and-its-impact-on-college-education

MEDIA LITERACY AND THE NEWS

Michelle Ciulla Lipkin Executive Director of NAME and her guests from the News Literacy Project: Darragh Woirland, and Peter Adams

www.namle.net   www.thenewsliteracyproject.org

Presented by LISTEN CURRENT

http://www.listencurrent.com  @listencurrent

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/10/k-12-media-literacy-and-the-news

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING : TEACHING CONTENT, CONTEXT AND LANGUAGE

INTERDISCIPLINARY WITH SOCIAL STUDIES, ELA, SCIENCE

Listen Current is the hot new learning tool that uses National Public Radio to cut across disciplines  for student learning, stories, lesson plans, text, listening, critical thinking and works great with ELL students as well as all others. Terrific product and we visit with founder Monica Brady-Myerov  who returns with the ELL aspect.

www.listencurrent.com   @listencurrent

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/11/english-language-learning-teaching-content-context-and-language

 NCTE HIGHER EDUCATION

 “RISK AND REWARD” , THE 2015 CCCC ANNUAL CONVENTION

NCTE’s Associate Chair  & Program Chair of the CCCC  Conference Joyce Locke Carter, an Associate Professor at Texas Tech

www.ncte.org/cccc/conv   @NCTE

Presented by SMARTBRIEF

http://www.smartbrief.com   @sbeducation

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/11/ncte-higher-education–risk-and-reward-the-2015-cccc-annual-convention

URBAN ED: TEACHING FOR ACHIEVMENT IN CITY SCHOOLS

We welcome Dr Ernest Morell , Macy Professor of Education
English Education; Director, Institute for Urban and Minority Education (IUME) and author of “ Critical Media Pedagogy”

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

http://www.triumphlearning.com   @triumphlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/12/urban-ed-teaching-for-achievment-in-city-schools

STUDENT DATA PRIVACY PRINCIPLES

“Our guests today are Keith Krueger, CEO of CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking), and Aimee Rogstad Guidera, President and CEO of the Data Quality Campaign. Both are with us today from Austin, the site of SXSWedu, to discuss a major national announcement they are leading on student privacy.”

www.cosn.org  @cosn  @eddatacampaign

Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

www.lightspeedsystems.com  @lightspeedsys

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/12/cosn-on-student-data-privacy

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION WITH ACTE

THE NATIONAL POLICY SEMINAR

Back from visiting the Hill, with the group ACTE reports on what happened in DC during the seminar . Sean Lynch, ACTE’s  Legislative and Public Affairs Manager is our guest

www.acteonline.org  @actecareertech

Presented by iCEV

www.icevonline.com  @cevmultimedia

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/12/actes-national-policy-seminar-on-careertech-ed

CAREER/TECH ED 

NOCTI & THE NATIONAL ACADEMY FOUNDATION

NOCTI’s John Foster  and Amie Bloomfield bring us their new working partner organization with NAF’s Andy Rothstein and Katherine Blasik , a key organization dedicated to college and career success

www.nocti.org   @nocti1  www.naf.org  @nocti1

LISTEN HERE

ww.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/12/nocti-natl-academy-foundation-teaming-for-career-readiness

EDWEB.NET PRESENTS A COLORFUL SHOW

A VISIT WITH CRAYOLA..ART INFUSED EDUCATION

Crayola Director of Education  Cheri Sterman returns  with  EDWEB.net Program Director Jennifer Morack

www.edweb.net  @edwebnet

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

http://www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/13/edwebnet-presents-a-visit-with-crayolaart-infused-education

ISTE presents SECURING THE CONNECTED CLASSROOM

ISTE Authors Abbie Brown and Tim Green on creating  a district-wide blueprint from their new ISTE published book

for keeping students safe.

www.iste.org    @isteconnects

Presented by LEARNING.COM

www.learning.com  @learningdotcom

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/13/iste-presents-securing-the-connected-classroom

ASCD …..  EMERGING LEADERS

Kevin Scott, ASCD Strategic Advisor on the qualifications, goals of being named an “Emerging Leader ” in education.

And a preview of the ASCD this month in Houston

www.ascd.org   @ASCD  @edu_kevin

Presented by

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

@greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/02/ascd-emerging-leaders-the-leaders-of-tomorrow-today

EDUCATIONAL TRENDS ,THE BLUEPRINT FOR EXCELLENCE AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHER EDUCATION

Listen live at www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2

Another show with my good friends at NACCTEP and a great preview of their conference later this week in Boston.

Executive Director Kim Tobey is our guest.

www.nacctep.org.  @nacctep

Presented by

GRYPHON HOUSE

www.gryphonhouse.com @gryphonhouse

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/02/the-blueprint-for-excellence-community-college-teacher-ed

TEACHER VOICE IN EDUCATIONAL POLICY :THE HOPE STREET GROUP

Listen to science educator Robin Thacker,a Kentucky Teacher Fellow and

KY State Teacher Fellow Director Brian Bishop on this unique program.

www.hopestreetgroup.org  @hopestreetgroup

Presented by

LEARNING BIRD

WWW.LEARNINGBIRD.COM  @LEARNINGBIRD

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/03/teacher-career-pathwaysthe-hope-street-group

SIMULATIONS FOR EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP PD

Ken Spero, CEO of Ed leadership SIMS is our guesy. For example: simulating a conversation….how to handle it in this day and age.

www.edleadershipsims.com

Presented by

LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/03/simulations-for-educational-leadership-pd

THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21ST CENTURY SKILLS

THE SUMMIT ON 21ST CENTURY LEARNING

Executive Director Helen Soule is our guest to help you climb to the heights of 21st Century Learning

www.p21.org  @p21centskills

Presented by

LEGO EDUCATION

www.legoeducation.us  @lego_education

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/04/the-partnership-for-21st-century-skills-the-summit-on-21st-century-learning

NCTE AND THE ASSESSMENT STORY PROJECT

Kathleen Blake Yancey,  ,Kellogg W. Hunt Professor of English at FSU is our guest.

http://blogs.ncte.org  @ncte

Presented by 

GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

@greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd

 LISTEN HERE

ww.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/04/ncte-and-the-assessment-story-project

INTEGRATING REAL WORLD EVENTS TO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE

Discussion of the Development and Release of “Concepts and Practices” two new Introductory courses in Biology and Chemistry for students in Grades 9-12 with Carolina Bio Online VP Bruce Wilcox andJackie Miller who served on the Mathematics and Science Education Advisory Council for the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

www.carolina.com  @carolinabio 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/04/high-school-science-teaching-with-real-world-events

NSBA  AND ED TECH …PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY SCHOOLS , VA

 Dr. Ann Flynn the Director of Education Technology at the National School Boards Association.www.nsba.org/tln. Joined by Keith Imon, Associate Superintendent for Communications and Technology Services and Ms. AJ Phillips, Supervisor of Instructional Technology Services for the Prince William County Public Schools, Manassas, Virginia. NOTE: The district was ranked #1 in the large district category of the 2014 Digital District Survey that NSBA does each year with the Center for Digital Education

www.nsba.org  @nsbacomm

Presented by

KNOWLEDGE WORKS

www.knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/03/05/nsba-and-ed-tech-prince-william-county-schools-va

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FEBRUARY 2015

SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS N.S.P.R.A.

PUBLIC SCHOOLS THAT WORK !

NSPRA Executive Director Rich Bagin is joined by  Dr. John Draper, founder of “Public Schools That Work” program.

www.nspra.org @nspra

Presented by SCHOOL MESSENGER

http://www.schoolmessenger.com  @schoolmessenger

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/23/school-public-relations-nspra-public-schools-that-work

1030a

LEGO BRICKS AND LITERACY

HANDS ON LEARNING

What better way to engage kids than with something they already love.We welcome LEGO’s Pam Scifers from LEGO Education North America.

http://www.legoeducation.us @LEGO_Education

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/23/lego-bricks-and-literacy-hands-on-learning

N.S.B.A ; THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARD ASSOCIATION

REPORT FROM MENTOR OHIO

NSBA recently did a site visit to Mentor schools on ‘Creating and Supporting a Student Driven Learning Environment Supt Matt Miller and Instructional Technology Supervisor join NSBA’s  Director of Ed Tech, our great friend, Ann Flynn

www.nsba.org @nsbacomm

Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS

http://www.knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/24/nsba-the-national-school-board-association-report-from-mentor-ohio

FAMILY ENGAGEMENT AND PRE-SCHOOL

Returning guest, Internationally know education leader  Dr Dan Yang of Vinci Education about the role of families and the importance of pre-school, including virtual pre-school.

http://www.vincieducation.com    @vincigenius

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/24/family-engagement-and-pre-school

Improving Education Outcomes through Effective & Responsible Student Data Use

Data sharing comes with the crucial responsibility to protect student privacy. And, developing effective partnerships to share student data across organizational boundaries can be tough. StriveTogether,a KnowledgeWorks subsidiary has partnered with the Data Quality Campaign and a national student data privacy task force including Summit Education Initiative to develop and share best practices for community organizations. Our guests are Matthew Deevers, PhD, a Senior Research Associate at Summit Education Initiative,Geoff Zimmerman, Associate Director of Data Utilization for StriveTogether,  AND Chris Kingsley, Associate Director of Local Policy & Advocacy for the Data Quality Campaign

www.knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks @strivetogether

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/24/responsible-and-effective-use-of-student-data

PUBLIC CHARTERS…THE MODEL LAW RANKINGS REPORT

Nina Rees, President and CEO of The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools on state rankings in the charter school universe. Nina’s always terrific to have on.

www.publiccharters.org   @ninacharters

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/24/public-charters-the-new-rankings

SMARTBRIEF and SMARTBLOGS present

THE IMPORTANCE OF HAVING STUDENTS SET SPECIFIC GOALS

Editor’s Choice Award winning blogger from Revere , MA schools, super teacher Nancy Barile returns

http://www.smartbrief,co, www.smartblog.com @sbeducation

http://www.teachingquality.orh/blogs/nancybarile  @NancyBarile

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/25/smartbrief-presents-the-importance-of-having-students-set-specific-goals

PEARSON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

on  PERSONALIZED LEARNING SYSTEMS

“Our guests today are Jennifer Kobrin, Emily Lai, and Amy Reilly, who are part of Pearson’s Research & Innovation Network, a group focused on researching and inventing capabilities and tools educators need to help ensure engaging, meaningful, and personalized learning is available and supportive of student success

www.researchnetwork.pearson.com    @PearsonNorthAm

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/25/pearson-research-and-innovation-on-personalized-learning-systems

TEACHING FOR ENGAGEMENT WITH THE BRAIN IN MIND

LISTEN LIVE AT WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM/EDUTALK2

Smartblogs/SmartBrief Award winning blogger/eductaor Dr Lori DeSautels, Asst Professor at Marian University onthe simple fact that ‘all behavior is communication’.

http://www.smartbrief,co, www.smartblog.com @sbeducation

@desautels_phd  www.revelationsineducation.com

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2015/02/25/teaching-for-engagement-with-the-brain-in-mind

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SPECIAL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION

STAY CONNECTED WITH THE 4TH ANNUAL HYBRID CONFERENCE

Luann Purcell, CASE Executive Director and warm in Georgia, is working hard all winter making sure you stay connected with the newest devlopments in Special Ed.Build listening and critical thinking skills for your students .

www.casecec.org  @casecec

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

www.knowledgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/16/special-ed-admin-stay-connected-with-the-4th-annual-hybrid-conference

URBAN EDUCATION with Special Guest

  1. BILL HITE, PHILADELPHIA SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT

We welcome Dr. Hite, Superintendent of  the school district that I went to K-12…and we’re anxious to hear about all the good things he and his staff are doing in a tough situation. In my opinion, Philly finally found the right person for the job and here’s your chance to find out why! Thanks go out to our friend Dr Mark Edwards who introduced me to Bill.

www.philasd.org  @SDPhite

Presented by  TRIUMPH LEARNING 

www.triumphlearning.com @triumphlearning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/16/urban-education-dr-bill-hite-philadelphia-school-superintendent

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TUESDAY

CAREER/TECH EDUCATION with ACTE

it’s CTE month

The return of Michael Connet, ACTE Sr Director  of Programming and Communications with ACTE’s Kevin Oshinskie about CTE Month and ACTE’s newst book “Your First Year in CTE”

www.acte.org @actecareertech

Presented by iCEV

www.icevonline.com  @cevmultimedia

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/17/careertech-education-with-acte-its-cte-month

GREAT BOOKS KEEP KIDS ENGAGED AND LEARNING OVER BREAKS 

Candace Fleming, award-winning author of “The Family Romanov”, whose books have won multiple literary awards, and most recently ALA selected “The Family Romanov” as a finalist for the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults, is our guest. Candace will be joined by Amy Irace, one of Follett’s Academic Consultants, who holds a master’s degree in reading. Amy will share strategies for avoiding summer reading loss.

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

http://www.follettlearning  @follettlearning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/17/great-books-keep-kids-engaged-and-learning-over-breaks

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WEDS

4 shows

AN FETC REVIEW

Jen Womble, show manager, tells us what happened…in case you were’t there, you ‘ll learn what’s hot in Ed Tech

http://www.fetc.org  @fetc

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2015/02/18/an-fetc-report

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SOCIAL STUDIES , CIVICS 

ESEA REAUTHORIZATION & CIVICS

Returning guests all, NCSS’s Susan Griffin and Michelle Herczog are joined by Ted McConnell,Executive Director for The Civic Mission of Schools

www.socialstudies.org @NCSSnetwork www.civicmissionofschools.org

Presented by ABC-CLIO SOLUTIONS

www.abc-clio.com/abc-cliosolutions   http://www.abc-clio

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/18/social-studies–esea-reauthorization-civics

CREATING A COMPETITIVE WORKFORCE WITH

INDUSTRY BACKED CERTIFICATIONS

Our friends at Southwest Airlines (my favorite airline, btw) are working with iCEV to make their workforce be the best. Special guest Linda Rutherford ,Southwest’s VP of Communications and Outreach is joined by iCEV’s Jeff Lansdell

http://www.iCEVonline  @cevmultimedia  @southwestair

www.southwest.com (where you’re now free to move about the country)

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/18/creating-a-competitive-workforce-with-industry-backed-certifications

WHEN TEACHER EDUCATION AND S.T.E.M. COLLIDE

NACCTEP ( Community Colleges in Teacher Education Programs ) has thankfully returned Billy Hix, NASA Scientist and Community College Educator, to our microphones. If you missed our first show together, you missed a good one, so don’t miss this one. Billy works with schools and teachers to enhance their STEM teaching.

www.nacctep.org  @nacctep

Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL

www.carolina.com @carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/18/when-teacher-education-stem-collide

EDWEB TV…A NEW SERVICE FROM 

EDEWEB.NET

Our buddy Edweb.net CEO/Founder Lisa Schmucki tell us of the latest cool idea from this huge educator online community.

www.edweb.net  @edwebnet

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/19/edweb-tva-new-service-from-edwebnet

1030

SOCIAL STUDIES CENTRAL

We’ve got GlennWiebe of ESSDACK about a great resource for social studies teachers

www.socialstudiescentral.com @glennw98

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/19/social-studies-central-and-history-tech

CREATING A LITERATE NATION

Richard Long of LiterateNation talks about the effects of poverty, policy and technology on the challenge of literacy

www.literatenation.org   @literatenation

Presented by MyON Reader

www.myon.com @myonreader

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/19/creating-a-literate-nation-literatenationorg

FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN MATH

Ellen Mulligan , former Math K-12 supervisor on Math Family Engagement.

www.kaplanco.com  @kaplanco

@muliganellen   http://www.mathshapesgofirgure

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/20/family-engagement-in-elementary-math

CELEBRATING ED TECH

with ISTE MEMBER APPRECIATION MONTH

ISTE’s Chief Membership Officer Jessica Medialle on the give and take between ISTE and it’s educator/members. If you aren’t a member, learn why you should become one !

www.ISTE.org @isteconnects

Presented by LEARNING.COM

www.learning.com  @learningdotcom

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/20/celebrating-ed-tech-with-iste-member-appreciation-month

THE S.T.E.M. EDUCATION COALITION 

ESEA REAUTHORIZATION AND S.T.E.M. ADVOCACY

James Brown, Executive Director at the Coalition, a grouping of business and education leaders, on how we make damn sure we have an educated workforce available.. for the students and for the economy.

www.stemedcoalition.org   @stemedcoalition

Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL

www.carolina.com   @carolinabiio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/20/esea-and-stem-education

“TEACHING BIG HISTORY”

Social Studies teachers and Curriculum Directors , we have Professor Bob Bain from

THE BIG HISTORY PROJECT  at The University of Michigan..

www.bighistoryproject.com  @bighistorypro

Presented by ABC-CLIO

www.abc-clio.com/abc-cliosolutions  @abc_clio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/09/teaching-big-history

ED TECH /SOCIAL STUDIES:Presenting

THE WINNING TEACHERS OF THE ABC-CLIO ‘THINKING OUT LOUD” GRANT

It must be Social Studies Day. ABC-CLIO’s Stephanie Dixon helps me host three great teachers from Colorado Springs,Woodstock,GA and Scarborough Maine, just a half hour from yours truly. . Learn how they used their prizes to further learning in their classrooms and how you can be a winner too.

www.abc-clio.com/abc-cliosolutions @abc_clio  

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/09/social-studies-think-out-loud-grant-winning-teachers

AESA  EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCIES; YOUR LINK TO QUALITY EDUCATION

No more Social Studies….AESA President Rich McBride, a favorite guest, returns with incoming President, Dr Dee Cockrille, from Huntingdon, WV. Welcome Dee.

www.aesa.us

Presented by LEGO EDUCATION 

www.education.lego.com  @Lego_education

and

LEARNING.COM

http://www.learning.com @learningdotcom

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/09/aesa-educational-service-agencies-your-link-to-quality-education

LISTEN CURRENT: 

CURATING NPR FOR YOUR STUDENTS K-20

Build listening and critical thinking skills for your students . Listen Current is a wonderful new service for K-20 educators and students bringing the power of Public Radio into your classroom. . The brainchild of our guest Monica Brady-Myerov.

www.listencurrent.com  @listencurrent

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/02/listen-current–curating-npr-for-your-students-k-20

AASA presents 

A COALITION TO SUPPORT GRIEVING STUDENTS

Tough subject with too little prep for educators to handle it. That is

going to hopefully change.   Our guests are David Schonfeld

 of The National  Center for School Crisis and Bereavement and Kayla Jackson, Project Director,Coordinated School Health.

www.aasa.org @aasahq

Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS

www.knowldgeworks.org  @knowledgeworks

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/03/aasa-presents–a-coalition-to-support-grieving-students

URBAN EDUCATION AT IT’S BEST

HOUSTON ISD SUPERINTENDENT DR.TERRY GRIER 

Current  National Urban Superintendent of the Year

Dr. Grier will give us a look at the terrific things happening in Houston under his leadership…

and a big thank you to Dr Mark Edwards of Mooresville Graded  (NC) for the introduction

Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING

www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/03/urban-education-at-its-best-houston-isd-superintendent-drterry-grier

NAEYC : CHILD LEARNING BY PLAY

NAEYC’s Associate Executive Director Peter Pizzolongo bring us Dr Walter Drew, Olga Jarrett

and Tychawn Johnson, all experts in the field

www.naeyc.org @naeyc

Presented by 

GRYPHON HOUSE

www.gryphonhouse.com @gryphonhouse

and

KAPLAN ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

www.kaplanco.com @kaplanco

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/04/naeyc-child-learning-by-play-naeycs-associate-executive-director-peter-pizzo

THE URBAN TEACHER CENTER presents 

WASHINGTON DC NEW TEACHER OF THE YEAR SEGUN ADELGAN

Congrats to Segun . He’ll tell us of his experiences in our Nation’s capital schools and how he has worked with the Urban Teacher Center

www.urbanteachercenter.org  @urbanteacherctr

Presented by  FUNDS FOR LEARNING 

www.fundsforlearning.com @ffl

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/04/urban-education-the-washington-dc-new-teacher-of-the-year

TEACHING THE HOLOCAUST

Gihon River Press publisher Steve Feuer is joined by

author Dr. Margaret Lincoln, District  Librarian for Battle Creek MI schools.

Battle Creek, eh???…this show is going to be Grrrrreat!

Presented by ABC-CLIO

www.abc-clio.com @abc_clio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/05/teaching-the-holocaust-gihon-river-press-publisher-steve-feuer

 Margaret mentioned these sites as well

The online Moodle course version of Scott Durham’s lessons on Bystanders, Resistance & Perpetrators (that appear in The Stones Weep) are available the Michigan Learns Online Portal at http://bitly.com/HolocaustArtBrysk

A recording of a presentation about The Stones Weep which shegave at the Jewish Libraries Association Conference last June 2014 is available at http://bitly.com/AJL2014

‘T.H.E JOURNAL’ ED TECH INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

ROLLING OUT 1 TO 1 IN A LARGE DISTRICT 

Journal Editor in Chief Chris Piehler introduces us to Baltimore County Schools Executive Director of Innovative Learning, Ryan Imbriale

Presented by LEARNING.COM

www.learning.com  @learningdotcom

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/05/the-journal-ed-tech-innovator-of-the-month-1-to-1-in-a-large-district

AASL: SCHOOL LIBRARIES AND SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION

Terri Grief, Gail Dickinson and Leslie Preddy, an AASL formidable threesome of association officer/experts is our trio of guests.

www.aasl.org

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

http://www.follettlearning.com.projectconnect  @follettlearning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/06/aasl-school-libraries-and-school-administration

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH (NCTE)

TAKING THE REINS OF WRITING ASSESSMENT 

Chris W. Gallagher (Writing Program director and Professor of English at Northeastern University in Boston, and Eric D. Turley (English teacher at Kirkwood High School in Kirkwood, Kirkwood, MO,, coauthors of the NCTE Book Our Better Judgment ;focused on how teachers in schools are “taking the reins of writing assessment, guiding and improving the writing and literacy practices of their students

www.ncte.org   @ncte

Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/02/06/ncte-taking-the-reins-of-writing-assessment

JANUARY 2015

THE ICEBERG EFFECT:’SCHOOL PERFORMANCE IN CONTEXT’

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION

Hopefully we’ll have better news than the Titanic  did with the iceberg.Our guests today are Rich Bagin, Executive Director of the National School Public Relations Association, Gary Marx, current president of  the Horace Mann League and President of the Center for Public Outreach and  James Harvey, Executive Director of the National Superintendents Roundtable, and primary researcher and author of the report.

Presented by SCHOOL MESSENGER

www.schoolmessenger.com  @schoolmessenger

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/26/the-iceberg-effectschool-performance-in-context-from-nspra

ASCA’s NATIONAL SCHOOL COUNSELOR OF THE YEAR

Congrats and welcome to Colorado’s Cory Notestine, a counselor at Alamosa High School, a rural high school.

What he does that makes difference

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/26/ascas-national-school-counselor-of-the-year-cory-notestine

ZERO TO THREE

ZERO TO THREE is a national, nonprofit organization that provides parents, professionals and policymakers the knowledge and know-how to nurture early development.Patty Cole, Director of Government Relations will discuss what’s on tap for infants and toddlers in 2015, given the new Congress and the President’s recent proposals related to paid sick and family leave, as well as child care.

Presented by GRYPHON HOUSE

http://www.gryphonhouse.com @gryphon house

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/27/zero-to-three-whats-on-tap-in-2015-for-infants-toddlers

AACC: COLLEGE BOUND INNER CITY STUDENTS AND  ‘THE EVER-FORWARD’ CLUB

Good show. AACC’s Kevin Christian and Mr Ashanti Branch, CEO of The EverForward Club which was recently featured in the documentary entitled’The Mask You Live in’ which recently premiered last week at the 2015 Sundance Festival

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/27/making-urban-males-college-ready-with-the-everforward-club

PROFOLOGY: THE ONLINE HIGHER ED COMMUNITY FOR FACULTY, ADMINISTRATION AND STAFF

Larry Miller and Profology founder Bob Ertischek fostering Higher Ed  engagement through social media

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/28/profology-the-online-higher-ed-community-for-faculty-administration-and-staff

K-12 EDUCATION FROM THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE

‘THE TEEN TRIBUNE”

Stephen Gianetti  introduces our audience to this teacher/student  oriented site from our Nation’s greatest museum.

http://www.teentribune.com   @smithsonianmag 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/28/k-12-education-from-the-smithsonian-institute-the-teen-tribune

ASCD presents “SPARKING STUDENT CREATIVITY

ASCD author  Patti Drapeau from The University of Southern Maine, consultant Maine DoE and board member  the Council for the State Directors of Programs for the Gifted is our guest.

@ptdrapeau   www.ascd.org

Presented by THE GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

www.greatbooks.org   @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/29/ascd-presents-sparking-student-creativity-with-dr-patti-drapeau

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS: MISLABELED & MISIDENTIFIED IN A MULTI-LINGUAL WORLD 

NABE presents Board member Dr Anita Pandey of Baltimore’s Morgan State U on how language learning makes a difference from early childhood on.

Presented by SMARTBRIEF

www.smartbrief.com @sbeducation

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/29/nabe-english-language-learners-misidentified-in-a-multi-lingual-world

ED TECH: T.H.E. JOURNALS INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

BLENDED AND ONLINE LEARNING

 Mazeltov to Rob Schwartz , Tech Ed teacher  at Fort Lauderdale’s Sheridan Technical HS  who will visit with us with Chris Piehler, The Journal’s Editor-in-Chief

Presented by Follett School Solutions

www.follettlearning.com  @follettlearning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/29/blended-gamifying-with-the-journal-ed-tech-innovator-rob-schwartz

THE NEXT WAVE OF ASSESSMENT

Expert Dr Scott Elliot of SEG Measurement on what happens after Common Core 

http://www.segmeasurement @segmeasure

Presented by LISTEN CURRENT

www.listencurrent.com  @listencurrent

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/30/the-next-wave-of-assessment-what-happens-after-common-core

THREE GREAT AUTHORS ON SCIENCE FOR YOUR STUDENTS

Gryphon House Peggy Ashbrook , Beth R. Davis and Dr. Robert Williams   @GryphonHousewww.GryphonHouse.com LISTEN HERE
SOLVING THE ED TECH PROCUREMENT ISSUEEdwin Wargo, co-Founder of 3rd Qoute and his co-founder, Alpesh Patel   @edwinjwargowww.the3rdquote.comLISTEN HERE
THE DIGITAL LEARNING ALLIANCE K-20:

LITERACY AND GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

Quinn Kendall,Kevin Mayne,

(Worcester is pronounced ‘Wustah’, not ‘War-Chester” for you non New England outlanders)  

  www.digitallearningalliance.orgwww.becker.edu

@quinnkendall  @BeckerVPEnrolPresented by PEARSON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

 @pearsonnorthamwww.researchnetwork.pearson.com
Personalized PD for Early Childhood Educators

Presented by  LEARNING BIRDwww.learningbird.com   @learningbird
K-12 COLLEGE PREP IN WASHINGTON D.C. SCHOOLS
Presented by Great Books Foundation   @greatbooksfndwww.greatbooks.org

LISTEN HERE
Questioning Authority: MLA Citing in the Digital Age

with Michelle Luhtala, Librarian, New Canaan High School, Connecticut
Presented by FOLLETT SCHOOL SOLUTIONS    www.follettlearning.comwww.follettchallenge.comhttp://www2.follettlearning.com/projectconnect/@follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
TOM WHITBY …LIVE FROM FETC

Presented  by LEARNING BIRDwww.learningbird.com  @learningbird  @tomwhitbyLISTEN HERE
THE MAKER MINDSET: CROSSING DISCIPLINES  WITH DESIGN THINKINGSMARTBRIEF/SMARTBLOGS EDITOR’S CHOICE CONTENT AWARD WINNER … ART EDUCATOR LISA YOKANA
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/capture-learning-crafting-maker-mindset-lisa-yokana
@sbeducationwww.smartbrief.com

ERIN KLEIN ON PREPARING CLASSROOM SPACES FOR TODAY’S LEARNERS
@erinkleinLISTEN HERE
INDEPENDENT SCHOOLSNAIS on DESIGNING THE REVOLUTION’
Presented by LISTEN CURRENT
@listencurrent @listencurrent.com
 LISTEN HERE

“LEADING  PROFESSIONAL LEARNING…

TOOLS TO CONNECT AND EMPOWER TEACHERS”Tom Murray and Jeff Zoul,  www.thomascmurray.comwww.jeffzoul.blogspot.com@thomascmurray  @jeff_zoulPresented by SMARTBRIEF @sbeducationwww.smartbrief.com
 LISTEN HERE

PERSONALIZED LEARNING : EQUITY THROUGH TECHNOLOGY!

EMPOWERING ALL STUDENTS TO LEARN

From Hutchinson KS, Kevin Honeycutt of ESSDACK spends his day integrating technology for personalized learning. He’ll be sharing adventures with us.

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com  @learning

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/12/personalized-learning–empowering-all-students-to-learn

HANDS-ON LEARNING IN ELEMENTARY MATH EDUCATION

A look at MoreToMath from LEGO

Our guest is the LEGO Lead teacher  at Jesse Bobo Elementary school in Spartanburg, SC, Alisha Bridges. In her spare time, she’s a first grade teacher &Technology Trainer at the school . We’re talkin’ high quality problem solving.

www.legoeducation.us @lego_education @awbridges80

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/12/hands-on-learning-in-elementary-math-education-a-look-at-moretomath-from-lego

REACHING RELUCTANT LEARNERS

THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY

Our guests are  Nancy Barile, a National Board Certified Teacher of English Language Arts at Revere High School in Massachusetts and a blogger with the Center for Teaching Quality. She’s joined by her former student Eddie Scofield, now an education major at Salem State University.

Presented by PEARSON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

www.pearson.research.com @pearsonnortham

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/13/reaching-reluctant-learners-the-center-for-teaching-quality

THE I.R.A. IS NOW

THE  INTERNATIONAL LITERACY ASSOCIATION:

TRANSFORMING LIVES THROUGH LITERACY

We welcome Marcie Craig Post (Executive Director of the International Literacy Association) regarding the name change and the  2015 ILA Conference to be held in St. Louis, MO on July 18-20, 2015 with the theme “Transforming Lives through Literacy.”

( note with the name change , there will probably be a re-direct)

http://www.reading.org   @IRAtoday

Presented by MYON READER

http://www.myon.com   @@myonreader

 LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2015/01/30/ira-is-now-the-international-literacy-association

ARCHIVED SHOWS 2014

DECEMBER 2014
​MOVING MINORITIES INTO ENGINEERING THROUGH EDUCATION
​Dr Irving Pressley McPhail, of the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering is our guest. This group works with African American, Latino and Native People youth
www.nacme.org  @nacme
Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION
FLIPPING YOUR CLASS FOR GREATER ENGAGEMENT​
Its hip to be hip so we have Hip Hughes,Teacher Tech Coach at Buffalo NY schools  and adjunct professor of Tech Literacy  at The University of Buffalo and producer of “Hip Hughes History”.FYI his real first name is Keith.
Presented by LEARNING .COM
www.learning.com@learningdotcom
LISTEN HERE
 

​TEACHER LEADERSHIP IN PROMOTING EDUCATION POLICY 

Hope Street Group’s Dan Cruce is joined by Hope St. National Teacher Fellow Ben Owens who teaches  Math and Science  at Tri County Early College High School in North Carolina
www.hopestreetgroup.org  @hopestreetgroup
GREAT  GEOGRAPHY LESSONS
AWARD WINNING EDUCATION BLOGGER TRACY WATANABE on MYSTERY STATE SKYPE
SmartBrief and SmartBlogs present Editor’s Choice Content Award Winner  Tracy who teaches Technology Integration in in Ventura County Public Schools . Congratulations Tracy.
LISTEN HERE
​THE NATIONAL TEACHERS HALL OF FAME
​Yeah, there is one…in Emporia KS and we have Executive Director of said Hall of Fame , Carol Strickland to tell us all about it.​. And a hearty thanks to Michelle Accardi at NBPTS for introducing us to Carol
www.nthf.org  @teachershall
 
Presented by Zaner Bloser 
www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser
LISTEN HERE
 
 
ASCD presents 
AUTHENTIC LEARNING IN THE DIGITAL AGE
My hometown of Philly boasts Chris Lehmann’s Science Leadership Academy, a great school . Our guest is English and Journalism teacher Larrissa Pahomov, author of “Authentic Learning in the Digital Age : Engaging Students through Inquiry
www.ascd.org  @ascd
 
Presented by Great Books Foundation
www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd
LISTEN HERE
 
 
NSTA on LITERACY IN SCIENCE
No better way to end the year than with NSTA President and a favorite guest, Dr Juliana Texley  and her guest NSTA author of the ‘I Wonder Why” series, Dr Larry Lowery… all about Literacy and science education.
www.nsta.org  @nsta  www.biglittlebooks.com  @julianatexley
 
Presented by 
WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS
LISTEN HERE
​CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION WITH ACTE
​THE CORE COMMUNITY PROJECT
​CTE is where it’s at. It ain’t your father’s shop class anymore! Steve De Witt, ACTE Deputy Executive Director on the new program from ACTE Professional Development around Common Core and CCSS
www.acte.org   @​acteonline
Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION
ISTE presents NAVIGATING ED TECH IN 2015
One of the super ladies in Education, BrainPop VP and ISTE Board Member Dr. Kari Stubbs is our guest. Kari has presented internationally and she’s a good friend of our so we’re happy to have her visit
Presented by LEARNING .COM
www.learning.com@learningdotcom
LISTEN HERE
 
SHOW POSTPONED. GUESTS DID NOT CALL IN. SORRY
​READING & NATIVE AMERICAN EDUCATION​
​”THE MUSCOGEE CREEK NATION READS”
In the news these days as new White House & Interior Dept.  initiatives begins , American Indian and Native Peoples Education is a special interest of mine. Thanks to MyON, we have two returning guests, Dr Wayne Johnson , Secretary of Education and Training for the Muscogee Creek Nation, First Lady Francis Tiger and Randi Narcomey-Watson,, MyON project manager for the work with the tribe.
www.myon.com  @myonreader
USING GRAPHIC NOVELS  AS EFFECTIVE CLASSROOM TEACHING TOOLS
Last time we did a show on Graphic Novel use, it got tremendous listener-ship. I expect the same with this one . Dr Katie Monin from the University of North Florida and author of several books on the subject is joined by Nader Qaimari,Follett School Solutions Sr VP of Content Services and Solutions
www.follett.com  @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
​ASSESSING YOUR STUDENTS 
THE QUIK KEY APP & DATA USAGE​ IN ASSESSMENT 
​Quik Key App creator, Boston based

Walter Duncan, former teacher, now a “teacherpreneur” is our guest​

​@4_teachers  www.get.quickkeyapp.com
LISTEN HERE
 
TCEA IS COMING…PLAN NOW
Talk about Professional Development….always a great opportunity at one of the premier events in Ed Tech. TCEA’s Dr. Bruce Ellis, PD Senior Director is our guest for a preview of what’s planned for you in  Austin in February 2015.
Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING
www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning
LISTEN HERE
 
ARE A’s TOO EASY IN TEACHER EDUCATION?
THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON TEACHING QUALITY
NCTQs  CEO Kate Walsh on the current state of teacher education…NCTQ keeps everybody on their toes in Teacher Education
Presented by ​KNOWLEDGEWORKS
​HOW THE RIGHT STUDENT PLATFORM EMPOWERS LEARNING
Farimah Schuerman  and ​David Reese are guests of Robin Warner Managing Director of DeSilva and Phillips, the investment bankers in the field of education
www.desilvaphillips.com @desilvaphillips
LISTEN HERE
 
FROM THE US DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, OFFICE OF EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY
THE FUTURE READY PLEDGE, EQUITY AND E-RATE
Ed Tech Office Director Richard Culatta returns to our show  with more information on these initiatives.
@rec54  www.tech.ed.gov/futureready
 
LISTEN HERE
 
​​THE TEACHER COLLABORATORY
THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY,CTQ  presents
 ‘BECOMING A TEACHER ADVOCATE”​
​You’ll hear Jessica Cuthbertson, a National Board Certified Teacher from Colorado talk about why all should be involved in promoting quality education​…for all
http://www.teaching quality.org   @teachingquality @jcuthy
Presented by PEARSON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION
LISTEN HERE
 
​AMERICA’S LARGEST CHARTER SCHOOL COMMUNITIES​
THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS
​Our guest is Nina Rees , President and CEO of The Alliance on this major change in American Public Education​
www.publiccharters.org @publiccharters  @ninacharters
Presented by Triumph Learning
@triumphlearning www.triumphlearning.com
LISTEN HERE
ASCA presents SCHOOL COUNSELORS AND THE STRESS OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON FOR YOUR STUDENTS​
​It may be egg nog, presents and a happy week off for most of us, but this time of year  can be tough on many kids. Our guest is Sandy Austin, Past President of The Colorado School Counselor Association​ on what’s she’s done to help children through any challenges that they face
www.schoolcounselor.org   @ascatweets 
www.bionicteam.org  @bionicteam
 
Presented by Walden University
www.walden.edu   @waldenu​
LISTEN HERE
 
COSN’S 2nd  ANNUAL E-RATE & INFRASTRUCTURE SURVEY
If you’re not getting every E Rate dollar you should, I am going to fly to wherever you are and bop you on the head! To prevent that from happening, take these 3 simple steps
1. Listen to this show with  Reg Liechty, COSN consultant and
Noelle Ellerson,   Associate Executive Director  for Policy and Advocacy at AASA
2. Get in touch with Funds for Learning at
 www.fundsforlearning.com and ask for either John Harrington or Micah Rigdon today!
 
www.cosn.org   @cosn  @RegLeighty @noellerson
3. After following the first 2 steps, then get in touch with
LIGHTSPEED  SYSTEMS who is presenting this show 
www.lightspeedsystems.com   @lightspeedsys
LISTEN HERE
 THE NEW EXEMPLARS IN 21st CENTURY LEARNING
THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21st  CENTURY SKILLS
Welcome back from Thanksgiving with a big congrats to guests Danville KY principal Beth Lee  and  Adrienne Dickinson, educator from Bellevue WA ,  new P21 Exemplar educators are joined by Tatyana Warrick , P21 communications manager and new mommy. 
Presented by LEGO EDUCATION
www.lego.education.com  @legoeducation
LISTEN HERE
SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATORS..CURRICULUM DIRECTORS, ADMINISTRATORS:
OUR RECAP OF THE BOSTON NCSS CONFERENCE LAST WEEK
Michelle Herczog, NCSS President and Director of Social Studies for LA ESA  is joined by NCSS ‘Hostess with the Mostest” , Executive Director Susan Griffin. It was a great conference about ‘The Civic Mission of Schools”
Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION
www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd
LISTEN HERE
EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY
WYOMING’S  ISTE AFFILIATE: THE WYTECC  CONFERENCE
Dr Cristy Magagna puts together a remarkable conference in an out of the way place… though it isn’t out of the way if you live there.  Just goes to show ya what a little fortitude can do. Learn more from her experience. WYTECC, btw, is “Wyoming Technology- Education- Curriculum -Connection. In other words ITA,*
* “It’s an acronym”
Presented by LEARNING.COM
www.learning.com @learningdotcom
LISTEN HERE
​COFFEE COUNTY GEORGIA SCHOOLS  AND STEM
THE STAR CAREER ACADEMY
Dr Morris Leis , the Superintendent and Lisa Hodges, Assistant Superintendent  will be with us to talk about true STEM success at a very unique school. Thanks to Pitsco for helping me find them.
LISTEN HERE
GIFTED EDUCATION
“ACADEMIC ACCELERATION FOR GIFTED STUDENTS”
Dr. Katie McClarty, Pearson’s Director of the Center for College and Career Success is joined by special guest, Profesor Dr. Susan Assouline of The University of Iowa (Go Hawkeyes) where she director of the Belin-Blank Center for Gifted Education
@belinblank
Presented by Pearson Research and Innovation
 
 
EXCITING ED TECH AT A TITLE 1 SCHOOL
Chris Piehler , Executive Editor at T.H.E.Journal presents this month’s Ed Innovator of the Month, Gadsden AL principal Delsia Malone

www.thejournal.com @thejournalchris

 
Presented by FOLLETT SCHOOL SOLUTIONS
LISTEN HERE
ACTIVATING STUDENT VOICE FOR DEEPER LEARNING
One of our guests will actually be calling from Australia and the other is also calling in from a place where they talk funny, Long Island. Its about time we heard what the customers have to say, isn’t it. Guests on connectedness for all  are Phil Stubbs of Verso Learning and Tom Whitby, ed tech author and blogger.
http://www.versoapp.com @versoapp  @tomwhitby
LISTEN HERE
NAEYC : THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE RECAP
Who’s  better than the one and only Peter Pizzolongo, Associate Executive Director and all around good guy to tell us about ESSTEAM, Futuros Brilliantes, and other NAEYC initiatives from the recent event .
 
Presented by GRYPHON HOUSE
LISTEN HERE
A NEW TYPE OF STUDENT DIRECTED HIGH SCHOOL
First time guest Wayne D’Orio of Scholastic’s Administrator Magazine on
A new type of student-directed high school in Salt Lake City, called Innovations Early College High School
www.scholastic.com/administrator  @waynedorio
Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
www.knowledgeworks.org  @worldoflearning
LISTEN HERE
CATHOLIC EDUCATION WITH NCEA
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS
Patrick Lofton. E.V.P of NCEA and Heather Gossert, Director of Special Projects  are our guests today. These are always interesting shows with a fine organization doing good things in tough times.Glad they’re here again. . You will be too. 
Presented by  SCHOOLREACH
www.schoolreach.com  @schoolreach
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 
GIRLS THINKING GLOBAL: EMPOWERING ADOLESCENT GIRLS 
Kathy Hurley and Deb DeVries aren’t girls anymore like I’m not a boy anymore… I just act like one…they don’t! In fact , they are two of most respected and best people in education and  they’re so concerned about girl’s futures worldwide that they co-founded a new organization“Girls Thinking Global”, working  to empower adolescent girls globally. Great ladies doing a great thing.
Presented by MyON Reader
LISTEN HERE
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NOVEMBER 2014
GREAT OPPORTUNITIES FOR EDUCATORS  :  HOW CURRICULUM GETS WRITTEN
No, it is not by elves who live in trees in the forest. As science knows, only cookies are made that way! My good friend Andy Pass , the President of A Pass Education Group is joined by his colleague Pauline Valvo​ to talk about the behind the scenes activity to create curriculum for the many educational publishers out there…which winds up in your classroom ready to use!
LISTEN HERE
​THE NATIONAL PARKS AND K-12 EDUCATION
Education Opps from The National Mall in DC
 Our continuing series…..continues. Hence the name “continuing series”. This show is so good that Abe Lincoln plans to get up off his chair to listen.  Jen Epstein , Education Specialist at The National Mall and Historic Sites is our guest. NPS offers great materials for education nation-wide. Learn more today​
 www.nps.gov/nama   @npseducation  @national mallnps
LISTEN HERE
A LOOK AT TEACHER TENURE 
with author Lee Kronert​
Lee has a novel approach to the topic, literally. He wrote a novel after seeing “Waiting for Superman”  called “ Don’t Blame the Messenger”​ with ten good reasons to keep tenure the way it is because,  “we already have super men and women teaching”.
 
Pre K- 12 ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
The North American  Association for Environmental Education
Now that the Buffalo NY area has finally taught us all that there’s no such thing as climate change, we have invited first time guest  Executive Director of NAAEEJudy Braus ​  for this important topic ​…how it fits into PreK-12 curriculum ​ plus a look at The Natural Start Alliance​
​ A TEACHER AND STUDENT LOOK AT FLIPPED LEARNING
Pearson’s Kathy McKnight returns with Tom Driscoll ​, a teacher, author and speaker from Coventry, RI. in his 8th year teaching high school social studies ​and provid​ing instructional technology training for school districts throughout the region…​AND special guest... Eric Moberg  a senior at Putnam High School and  a young man of many talents. Presented by Pearson Research and Innovation
LISTEN HERE
SCHOOL LIBRARIES WITH AASL
HOT TOPIC: MAKER SPACES AND BEYOND.
The team is back: Gail Dickinson, Past President, Terri Grief, current President and, ready to overthrow Terri and move into the Presidential Palace, President Elect Leslie Preddy. The AASL Secret Service (led by Mr Bookman, the Library Cop from ‘Seinfeld’)  has given us permission to interview all three at the same time.
Presented by FOLLETT SCHOOL SOLUTIONS
http://www.follett.com   wwwprojectconnect.com   www. follettchallenge.com   @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
SMARTBRIEF AND SMARTBLOGS  present
AWARD WINNING EDUCATION BLOGGER, MIKE FISHER
“Why it’s important to be a Connected Educator”
Mike knows why.  I know why.  Do you? Only about 15%-20% of the nations educators are “connected”. Lets up that number!

FLIPPED LEARNING

ITS POSITIVE IMPACT ON STUDENT/TEACHER RELATIONSHIPS

starring an actual student…I like it when the realcustomers come on the show!

Troy Faulkner and Jake Leif from Byron High School; Kathy McKnight from Pearson’s Center for Educator Effectiveness. Troy is a Mathematics Teacher at Byron High School a public high school in southeastern Minnesota.  Jake is a senior at Troy’s school. Kathy McKnight is Director of Research for Pearson’s Center for Educator Effectiveness.

www.researchnetwork.pearson.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/17/flipped-learning-its-positive-impact-on-studentteacher-relationships

 

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL LEARNING FOR COMMON CORE READINESS

It’s coming your way no matter what you call it. The Manager of Instructional Consulting at Mind Research Institute, Erich Zeller and his guest , Huntington Beach California Assistant SuperintendentJennifer Shepard. Considering the weather here in Maine, I may be making a personal visit soon.

www.mindresearch.net  @mind_research

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/17/professional-learning-for-common-core-readiness

 

FYI, we mentioned this on the show. Here’s an interesting link for you

http://www.wested.org/resources/stmathevaluation2014/

 

 

 

THE KING OF EDUCATIONAL SOCIAL MEDIA

TOM WHITBY RETURNS

WITH THE CROWN PRINCE STEVE ANDERSON

Tom asked me what I needed for the show and I told him that I needed a shot of Whitby. So do you ! Tom just got back from the International Conference in Qatar, so we’ll spend a qatar of the show talking about that amongst other things including  Tom’s books and the  ‘new product EdChat’. And Steve was able to join us as the show began!

@tomwhitby @web20classroom

Presented by  FUNDS FOR LEARNING

www.fundsforlearning.com  @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/18/educational-social-media-tom-whitby-returns

 

 

FOLLETT LEARNING PRESENTS

Building a Maker Space in Your Library: Where a True Learning Community Can Take Place.

“Our guests today are John Parker and Tiffany Whitehead.  John is Digital Learning Specialist, Technology Services, Buncombe County Schools, in Asheville, NC, and Tiffany is Librarian, Central Middle School, Baton Rouge, LA.

www.follett.com @follettlearning www.follettchallenge.com

@theslamguy   @librarian_tiff

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/18/a-maker-space-in-your-library-where-a-true-learning-community-can-takes-place

 

 

ONLINE EDUCATION AT 

THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

PLUS “THE YOUNG NATURALIST AWARD’ PROGRAM

Welcome back Eric Hamilton and Rob Steiner. There are so many great educational opportunities in both K-12 and Higher Ed at my favorite museum. We might even talk about taxidermy of the specimens even though that might sound stuffy.

That was a pun.

www.amnh.org/learn   http://www.amnh.cor/yna

Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS

www.wildlifeacoustics.com  @wildlifeacouedu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/19/online-education-k-20-at–the-american-museum-of-natural-history

 

 

 

 

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES IN 

TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS

“When Teacher Education and STEM collide”

Professor Billy Hix of Motlow College ( Lynchburg TN) where he runs the STEM program and works with K-12 Educators …and in his spare time is a NASA consultant is the guest of Cindy Kelley, NACCTEP past -president and VP of Academic Affairs at Motlow, which is still in Lynchburg TN. Please note my use of the word “still” as Lynchburg is the home of Jack Daniels.

Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL

www.carolina.com  @carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/19/when-teacher-education-and-stem-collide-community-colleges-in-teacher-prep

 

 

THE NATIONAL BOARD FOR PROFESSIONAL TEACHING STANDARDS

MENTORING COLLEAGUES TO BECOME NBPTS CERTIFIED

We truly welcome  Board Certified Educators Erin Gilrein and Jennifer Wolfe, NBCT Network leaders in Long Island. Learn why Erin and Jennifer believe that National Board Certification is worth all the effort and worry, and how they will celebrate their newest NBCT colleagues and counsel those who do not achieve this year so that they may try again.

www.nbpts.org   @nbpts @mmethunder @egilrein

Presented by PEARSON Research and Innovation Network

www.researchnetwork.pearson.com @pearsonnortham

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/20/mentoring-teaching-colleagues-to-become-nbpts-certified

NASSP: SCHOOL PRINCIPALS
YOUR INVOLVEMENT IN GRASS ROOTS POLICY ADVOCACY
As a principal, how involved should you be in educational advocacy. Jacki Ball, NASSP Associate Director for Advocacy is our guest
 
Presented by TRIUMPH LEARNING
http://www.triumphlearning.com   @triumphlearning
LISTEN HERE
 
STEM IN WORKFORCE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 
Things are OK in Duncan OK
Don’t re-invent the wheel . Duncan Oklahoma has figured it out. My friends at PTSCO Education introduced me to Jeannie Bowden from  Duncan Area Economic Development about how they are working with schools K-12 with  the Duncan Area Youth Engineering Contest
LISTEN HERE
ISTE presents Dr. Dallas Dance, Superintendent of Baltimore County Public Schools & ISTE Board Member
“CREATING A FUTURE READY LEARNING COMMUNITY
Working together , ISTE and BCPS are helping schools and teachers make the digital transformation. Find out how..all you have to do is listen!
www.iste.org  @iste connects
 
Presented by  LEARNING.COM
www.learning.com (obviously)   @learningdotcom
LISTEN HERE
 
 
THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH
NCTE ANNUAL CONFERENCE PREVIEW
“Story as the Landscape for Knowing”
That’s the theme of the conference … and it sounds like what Miss Bernstein , my English teacher, would have assigned as a composition topic when I was in 12th grade. So to explain it…  which will be far better than my composition I assure you …..We have the person with world’s longest title.FROM NCTE..Our guest is Kathy Short whose title is  Professor in the program of Language, Reading and Culture AND Director of Worlds of Words at the University of Arizona…and, President Elect of The National Council of Teachers of English,NCTE
Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION
www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd
LISTEN HERE
THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY
TEACHER LEADERSHIP & THE BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION
Two National Board Certified teachers , both members of the Teacher Advisory Council of The Gates Foundation,
Cheryl Redfield and  Kip Hottman
talk about their roles on the TAC and its daily impact on learning.
 
 www.teachingquality.org @teachingquality @caredfield @kiphoffman
LISTEN HERE
THE URBAN TEACHER CENTER
” Preparing  EFFECTIVE teachers for Urban Education”
Welcome to first time guest Jennifer Green, CEO and Co Founder of UTC, a teacher prep non-profit in Baltimore and D.C. 
 
Presented by ZANER BLOSER
LISTEN HERE
 
ONLINE LEARNING : 
The iNACOL Blended Learning Competency Framework
“Blended Learning Teacher Competencies”  is the topic with guests Dr. Allison Powell – iNACOL’s Vice President for New Learning Models
and Dr. Kathryn Kennedy – Senior Researcher, Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute .
Both were co-authors of the recently released iNACOL Blended Learning Competency Framework:
Presented by Dreambox Learning
http://www.dreambox.com   @dreambox_learn
LISTEN HERE
 HOW EDUCATION PRODUCTS HAPPEN
THE AAP  CEO ROUNDTABLE ON DECEMBER 8 IN NYC
Like King Arthur, the industry knows that round-tables work because its where the best and brightest come together. Besides fighting for Guinevere’s hand, the CEO’s also produce all those products that come into your school  and it is groups like AAP that help keep our industry rolling. Susan Fletcher, Sr. Director of the Pre K- 12 Learning Group at AAP is our guest along with our old friend Stephan Turnipseed,LEGO Education’s President Emeritus.
www.aepweb.org @edpublishers
LISTEN HERE
 
A VISION FOR EDUCATION AND THE FUTURE OF LEARNING
The Goldwater Institute’s Jonathan Butcher is our guest
We’ll talk education policy with Jonathan.
This Arizona based group bears the name of one of my favorite American political figures, Barry Goldwater. Yes, he is.
I’m really looking forward to this show
LISTEN HERE
 
THE VOICE OF THE EDUCATOR …
SMARTBRIEF AND SMARTBLOGS present the newest
Editor’s Choice winning Education Blogger Kriscia Cabral from Design39 Campus, a public school in Poway, CA.
www.smartbrief.com  www.smartblogs.com @sbeducation @krisciacabral
LISTEN HERE
 
CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
ACTE’S RECENT VISIT TO  ILLINOIS  CAREER AND TECH INSTITUTES
Sean Lynch, ACTE’s Legislative and Public Affairs Manager has invited Cindy Stover, the Executive Director of Illinois ACTE to be with him as we talk about the National’s recent visit to the Land of Lincoln.Sean has promised not to show us any slides or home movies of the trip.
Presented by PITSCO Education
LISTEN HERE

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ED TECH IN CANADA
This show  is ‘aboot’  CANADA’S 3rd ANNUAL ED TECH SURVEY RESULTS, 
Mindshare Learning’s President Robert Martellacci , the  expert on Canadian education, shares the event and the outcomes with us. Should be a good one, eh?
Presented by LEARNING BIRD
wwwlearningbird.com @learningbird
LISTEN HERE
NATIONAL SUPERINTENDENT CERTIFICATION 
AASA  and The SUPES ACADEMY
I was hoping for a guest named ‘Campbell” since my guests are all “supes”. But even better, we have Superintendents Michael Lubelfeld of Deerfield IL, Katrise Perera of Isle of Wight Schools, VA and Martin Ringstaff of Cleveland TN schools talk about this new initiative from AASA 
www.aasa.org  @aasahq
Presented by  KNOWLEDGE WORKS
www.knowledgeworks.org  @world oflearning
LISTEN HERE
Love your school counselors
 
Dr Eric Sparks of ASCA SCHOOL COUNSELORS ASSOCIATION
 joins us for a discussion MINDSETS AND BEHAVIORS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS.  www.schoolcounselors.org
 
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY
www.walden.edu  @waldenu
LISTEN HERE
 
NOON
My good friends at Dreambox Learning set me up with the one and only Tom VanderArk along with Tim Hudson on CREATING A STUDENT CENTERED MATH LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
 
www.dreambox.com @dreambox_learn @dochudsonmath @tvanderark
LISTEN HERE
 
STEM  EDUCATION:The State of Play in Engineering Education.
James Brown of The STEM Ed Coalition and his guest Tom Perry, Director of Engineering Education at ASME, The American. Society of Mechanical Engineers .
Actually they’re human. They just design mechanical things.
Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION
www.pitsco.com  @pitsco
LISTEN HERE
BATS AND BIOLOGY IN THE FIRST GRADE CLASSROOM.
I love bats. In fact the official bat at Wildlife Acoustics is named “Larry” after…guess who? This is a fun show with Bob Giershick of Wildlife Acoustics and his guest, from Columbus, GA, first grade teacher Susan Prater who is Teaching Biology at to young children through bat ecology.
LISTEN HERE
NO MOUNTAIN TOO STEEP TO CLIMB  
One Science Teacher & 600 Bilingual Elementary Students” 
Ashley Green, the Science Lab teacher and Campus Webmaster for the Douglas Elementary School in Tyler TX reaches the summit every day. Find out how she does it.
Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL
@carolinabio
LISTEN HERE
 
SMARTBRIEF AND SMARTBLOGS  present Susan Ragsdale, Editor’s Choice Award Winning Blogger and Ann Saylor, her co author on 
SPARKING KIDS POTENTIAL IN GROUPS, TROOPS, CLUBS and CLASSROOMS
www.theassetedge.net  @theassetedge
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 THE IMPORTANCE OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCIENCE from NSTA
“Elementary”, said  NSTA’s Kate “Sherlock”  Falk when I asked what we’re going to cover on this show…with guests Steve Rich , NSTA Press author  of “My School Yard Garden” and Mrs Carter’s Butterfly Garden“…………and Peggy Carlisle, NSTA Board Member and Director of the Pre-School/Elementary Division.
www.NSTA.org  @NSTA
Presented by Wildlife Acoustics and Carolina Biological
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 
 
MEDIA LITERACY EDUCATION: A KEY TO 21st  CENTURY SKILLS
We’ve got NAMLE Executive Director Michelle Ciulla
“Just the facts, Ma’am” as an old TV detective used to say. But it all depends where the facts are coming from in a wired world.
Media Literacy is so important these days.. Glad you’re here, Michelle.
Presented by FOLLETT
@follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
 
 

WHAT’S GOING ON IN PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS. 

IS SCHOOL CHOICE THE ANSWER ?

Starlee Coleman formerly of The National Public Charter Schools Association  has set me up with Bob Bowdon who is an expert on school choice  and runs “Choice Media’ and we are going to discuss the state of Philly and I don’t mean Pennsylvania. I’m a K-12 grad of Philly Public Schools and we’ll get some good insights from Bob.Thanks Starlee ! (This show was originally scheduled for last Friday but we had a glitsch. Sorry about that)

@phillyedchoice   @www.phillyschoolchoice.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/07/philadelphia-public-schools-is-school-choice-the-answer

 

 

 

DIGITAL LEARNING AND AMERICA’S FUTURE: THE DIGITAL LEARNING ALLIANCE. We are welcoming first time guest Quinn Kendall, Government Relations Director at The Alliance for an overview of the great things going on out there  for all students n personalized, digital learning : Native American’s in AZ. Language Development in NY just to name a few.

Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE  and FOLLETT EDUCATION

www.mindresearch.net  @mind_research 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/11/07/digital-learning-and-americas-future-the-digital-learning-alliance

 
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 OCTOBER 2014
Jamie Aliveto, Supervisor of Student Achievement & Eric Rhodes, the Co-ordinator of Local Assessment at  Frederick County (MD) Public Schools joins yours truly with  Triumph Learning’s Aoife Dempsey for a show about MAKING STRUGGLES PRODUCTIVE FOR DEEPER LEARNING 
 
www.triumphlearning.com/waggle  @triumph learning  @beyondascore
LISTEN HERE
You’ll  be amazed at what Supt. Matt Akins has done for his Alabama district
Piedmont Alabama Superintendent Matt Akin , whose small school district has gained national acclaim, and who was just named Ed Tech Innovator of the Month by T.H.E.Journal is our guest. Co-hosted with with The Journal’s Editor Chris Piehler Its all about HOW A CONNECTED COMMUNITY TRANSFORMED A RURAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
 
@thejournalchris  www.thejournal.com
THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES presents William “Tipper” Thomas ..
OVERCOMING LIFE ALTERING TRAUMA  AND BECOMING A CHAMPION OF COLLEGE
What a guy!
 
@comm_college
Presented by COMCAST and VICTORY PRODUCTIONS
LISTEN HERE
 
 
C’MON TEACHERS…USE THOSE ZOOS AND AQUARIUMS FOR STEM ED
SCIENCE TEACHING AND ZOO EDUCATION  with the Education Director of Nebraska’s Henry Doorly Zoo and National Science Educator Leadership Association (NSELA) Board Member  Elizabeth Mulkerrin
 
 
 
Smartbrief Education presents SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER TRAINING ONLINE AT UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS (MN) . UST’s Jo Montie, Director of Special Ed Online Programs and Professor Dr. Lynn Stansberry-Bresnahan  on how UST’s online program  can help prepare teachers for facilitating meaningful inclusion.
LISTEN HERE
 
SCHOOL CLIMATE
It’s all about school improvement! SCHOOL CLIMATE & ITS EFFECT ON LEARNING: IS IT TIME FOR CLIMATE CHANGE AT YOUR SCHOOL. We have the man in the know , President of the National School Climate Center Jonathan Cohen and former Supt. Jerry Dempsey, now at Eastern Suffolk BOCES in NY
www.schoolclimate.org  @schoolclimate
Presented by KNOWLEDGEWORKS
http://www.knowledgeworks.org    @worldoflearning
LISTEN HERE
 
From Hillsborough County Public Schools (FL) , Larry Plank, their Director of STEM Education joins with NSELA president Craig Gabler Two leaders giving us their insights on LEADERSHIP IN SCIENCE EDUCATION.
Carolina Biological sponsors this show. Thank you.
www.carolinatwig.com  @carolinabio
LISTEN HERE
 
MENTORING ONLINE LEARNERS. ITS IMPACT ON STUDENT LEARNING. As you know I love Online Learning and our guests Rebecca Stimson and Dr Joe Friedhoff are experts  from The Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute and they will be joined by Professor Jered Borup of George Mason University. Sending out a big thanks Kathryn Kennedy for setting up the show.
 
Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING
LISTEN HERE
 NSTA presents SCIENCE EDUCATION IN THE MIDDLE GRADES:WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO DO GOOD SCIENCE IN MIDDLE SCHOOL. 
The authors of “Doing Good Science in Middle School: A Practical STEM Guide, Jackie Cleveland, Ole Jorgenson, Vicki Massey and Rick Vanosdall are our guests to discuss their new book
 
Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL
LISTEN HERE
 
Time for a preview of theNATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE SOCIAL STUDIES  Boston-based Annual  Conference with Executive Director Susan Griffin and President Michelle Herczog. Most important news about the conference…I’ll be there…I taught Social Studies!
LISTEN HERE
OCTOBER IS BULLY PREVENTION MONTH.
No bull, we have an expert in preventing such behavior, Marc Zimmerman of THE SOCIAL EXPRESS
LISTEN HERE
 
The #1 state in Education , Massachusetts is hosting (obviously)  MASSACHUSETTS COMPUTER USING EDUCATORS ..MASSCUE‘s annual conference this week in Foxborough.( Sorry, Jets fans) In his spare time,  our guest Leo Brehm, Director of Technology and Library Media at Newton MA schools puts it together . Learn all about it here.
LISTEN HERE
 A real treat: GOVERNOR BOB WISE, former Governor of West Virginia and President of The Alliance for Excellent Education..working every day to make sure every child graduates.
http://www.all4ed.or  @all4ed   @bobwise48

LISTEN HERE

 
 
THE GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION visits. GBF  President Joe Coulson is our guest talking how great literature develops 21st Century critical thinking skills up to state standards for your students. It does,btw.
www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd
LISTEN HERE
 
 
. Leveraging the Computer Lab to Prepare Students for Online Assessments. How important is this these days???   Zion IL, Elementary District 6 Director of Instructional Technology, Tony DeMonte. Thank you Learning.Com for finding Tony for me.
www.learning.com  @learningdotcom
LISTEN HERE
 
 
.SMARTBRIEF and SMARTBLOGS  bring us Award winning Educational Blogger Dave Cutler..COMICS IN THE CLASSROOM.
My question is, how did he know what i was really reading in 11th grade when Miss Bernstein was attempting to make “The Mill on the Floss”, the world’s worst novel, interesting.
@sbeducation
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 TEN PATHWAYS FOR TRANSFORMING LEARNING from KnowledgeWorks with Katherine Prince  and Jason Swanson. Sounds very Zen, but it’s  about practical innovative approaches to educating your students and creating a Vibrant Learning Ecosystem.
www.knowledgeworks.org  @worldoflearning
LISTEN HERE
 Juan Carlos Aguilar,President of  THE COUNCIL OF STATE SCIENCE SUPERVSORS and President Elect Matt Krehbel visit concerning MOVING SCIENCE EDUCATION FORWARD.
 Presented by  CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL
www.carolina.com  @carolinabio
LISTEN HERE
 
The ‘Lewis and Clark’  of FLIPPED LEARNING Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams return. FLIPPED LEARNING AROUND THE WORLD
Presented by PEARSON RESEARCH & INNOVATION NETWORK
LISTEN HERE
 
 
Our  series  about Education at  AMERICA’S BEST IDEA, OUR NATIONAL PARKS,  AND YOUR STUDENTS continues …USING THE POWER OF MUSIC TO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN OUR NATIONAL PARKS with Jeff Wolin, Lead Educator at Florrisant Fossil Beds National Monument, is our guest!
Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS 
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 WORKING AND TEACHING WITH YOUR LOCAL CHILDREN’S MUSEUM. Take advantage please.They’re everywhere.  It was NAEYC’s Peter Pizzolongo who introduced me to THE ASSOCIATION OF CHILDREN’S MUSEUMS. with Jeri Robinson of Boston Children’s Museum and Leslie Bushara of the Children’s Museum of Manhattan
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 
 NCTAF is The National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future. NCTAF’s Dr Don Glass is joined on air  by the person who introduced us to him , Dr Brad Ermeling, the Principal Research Scientist at Pearson Research and Innovation. Thanks, Brad, a “person from Pearson”. PROJECT BASED LEARNING & STEM…THE LEARNING STUDIOS MODEL
http://www.reserachnetwork.pearsom.com  @bradermeling #donglasstwit
LISTEN HERE
 
 
SPECIAL EDUCATION :  OPPORTUNITIES THAT EFFECT LEARNING FOR PARENTS,,EDUCATORS AND INVESTORS…AND WHY THEY MATTER. A hearty welcome to Education Talk Radio to my friend and our guest today  Kevin Custer of Arc Capital Development, the industry expert in such matters.
 LISTEN HERE

 

COSN : THE CONSORTIUM FOR SCHOOL NETWORKING 

T​HE ROLE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT IN THE DIGITAL AGE​

with ​CEO ​KEITH KRUGER  and Superintendents Mark Edwards and Kamela Patton

Presented by L​IGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

www.lightspeed.com @lightspeedsys​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/14/cosn–the-role-of-the-superintendent-in-the-digital-age

​LIBRARIANS..TEACHERS…ED TECH​ EDUCATORS

​INSIDER INSIGHTS.. HOW TO WIN THE FOLLETT CHALLENGE

Britten Follett and Susan Adelman, both of Follett   with some tips about past winners and a great opportunity to get great prizes for your school.

www.folletchallenge.com   @follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/14/insider-insights-how-to-win-the-follett-challenge

COMMUNITY COLLEGE LEADERSHIP: STUDENT DEBT

ACCT  (Association of Community College Trustees) CEO & president  Noah Brown on Community College Leadership

​Presented by COMCAST BUSINESS​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/10/15/acct-community-college-leadership

​LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT IN A DIGITAL AGE

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA  K-12 EDUCATION LEADER  JOE MAZZA​: 

Joe will be talking about the impact of digital learning, The Leadership Makerspace he is creating at Penn and EdCamp Leadership

Joe called in late and got on the line as I was assuming he wasn’t calling in and running the end music. The show is there , right after the second round of music about 3 minutes in

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/15/school-leadership-development-in-a-digital-age

​SPECIAL EDUCATION WITH C.E.C.

WHY C.E.C IS SO IMPORTANT FOR EDUCATORS & STUDENTS

Danielle Kovach, The Clarissa Hug Teacher of the Year  is our guest .

Presented by  THE SOCIAL EXPRESS.

@thesocialexpres  www.thesocialexpress.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/16/special-education-with-cec-advocating-for-students

​THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY..

EDNET 2014 RE-VISITED 

​Conference Director Vicki Bigham is joined by industry experts Tim Boettcher, President of Reality Works & Chair of the Industry Workforce Needs Council of ACTE…. and Frank Catalano of Intrinsic Strategy &EDNET Insight analyst

Presented by MMS Education

www.mmseducation.com  @mmseducation​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/16/the-education-industryednet-2014-re-visited

COMMUNITY COLLEGES AND STEM EDUCATION with THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS (NACCTEP)

​Our guests are Executive Director Kim Tobey and Professor Rick Vaughn of Rio Salado College​

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/10/16/community-colleges-and-stem-education

STEM EDUCATION: ​ACE Hardware Science for Schools presents

STEVE JACOBS,chief scientist at Faraday Studio. http://www.hardwarescience.com

Presented by PITSCO

www.pitsco.com   @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/17/stem-education-ace-hardware-science-for-schools

 

edWeb.net Presents

Host a PD Buffet for Your Teachers with edWeb founder and CEO, Lisa Schmucki, and her special guest, Rachel Langenhorst, Technology Integrationist, Rock Valley Community School District, Iowa

www.edweb.net  @edwebnet @rlangenhorst

Listen here

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/10/17/edwebnet-presents-host-a-pd-buffet-for-your-teachers

MATHEMATICS EDUCATION:PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT VIA THE MATHEMATICS STUDIO CLASSROOM

Former president of NCTM and Portland (OR) professor Dr Mike Shaughnessy

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/17/teaching-math-professional-development-the-math-studio-classroom

AMLE: MID LEVEL EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL LEARNING 

with AMLE’s Dr. Dru Tomlin giving us the how and why!!

Presented by Zaner Bloser

www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/06/amle-mid-level-education-professional-learning

 

THE ALLIANCE FOR EXCELLENT EDUCATION AND  THE DEPT OF EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT THE US DEPT. OF EDUCATION

THE FUTURE READY INITIATIVE 

The Alliance’s Tom Murray, State and Digital Learning Director , and his special guest Richard Culatta, Director of the Office of Educational Technology at the US Department of Education.

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

www.knowledgeworks.org @worldoflearning

LSITEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/06/the-alliance-for-excellent-education-the-future-ready-initiative

 

THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21st CENTURY SKILLS…P21

A FRAMEWORK FOR STATE ACTION ON GLOBAL EDUCATION

with Executive Director Dr. Helen Soule and her special guest,David Young, CEO of VIF International Education & P21 Board member

Presented by LEGO EDUCATION

www.education.lego.com @lego_education

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/07/p21a-framework-for-state-action-on-global-education

 

ISTE; THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION…

ISTE Chair and Executive Director  of Learning Technology for Nashville Public Schools, Kecia Ray is our guest

Presented by LEARNING. COM

www.learning.com  @learningdotcom

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/07/iste-on-connected-educator-month

 

MIGRANT EDUCATION IN INDIANA: GREAT THINGS HAPPENING

with Indiana DOE’s Rachel Davidson, Charlie Geier and Bree Ausenbaugh

Presented by MyON Reader

http://www.myon.com  @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/07/indianas-great-support-program-for-migrant-education

 

EDUCATIONAL PUBLISHING & ED TECH with SIIA/EDUCATION

Start preparing now for December’s NYC -based Conference

with Dr Karen Billings

Presented by AGILE EDUCATION

www.agile-ed.com  @agileed

LISTEN EHERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/08/get-involved-with-ed-tech-products-from-siiaeducation

 

ASCD ON ‘CONNECTED EDUCATOR MONTH’

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEARNING

Ross Romano of ASCD’s Communications Unit for Connected Educator Month is our guest

www.ascd.org @ASCD

Presented by GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

www.greatbooks.org   @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/09/ascd-on-connected-educator-month-professional-development

 

STEM LITERACY IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Neuro-scientist /Educator Michael Quinn ,an expert on promoting engagement for students and teachers, is our guest

@quinn_of_quebec

Presented by LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com  @learningbird

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/10/09/stem-literacy-in-the-digital-age

 

AESA: EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCIES: THE REAL REFORM: MAKING EDUCATION  PERSONALIZED AND CUSTOMIZED

AESA President and Superintendent of North Central Educational Service District Rich McBride , is our guest

Presented by VICTORY PRODUCTIONS

www.victoryprd.com  @victoryprd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/09/aesa-educational-service-agencies-the-real-reform-making-education-personal

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH

TEACHING THE NEW LITERACIES

“Writing: Not on Paper”

Presented by  THE GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

www.greatbooks.com  @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/01/ncte-writing-but-not-on-paper

 

 

HIGHER EDUCATION with NCTE

“Designing an Alternative “Scorecard” for Higher Ed in Composition/Rhetoric/Writing Studies”

Professors Carolyn Calhoon-Dillahunt and Chrtie Toth, Both menmber of the “Alternative ScoreCard Devolpment Task Force from NCTE

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/10/01/ncte-higher-edcomposition-writing-rhetorican-alternative-scorecard

 

 

ONLINE LEARNING WITH iNACOL: COURSE ACCESS IN ONLINE LEARNING

Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING

www.dreambox.com @dreambox

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/02/inacolcourse-access-in-online-learning

 

 

 

WRITING SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE APPLICATIONS

“It’s more than just the Essay”

Counselor and author Cynthia Muchnick is our guest

www.cynthiamuchnick.com  @CollegeAps

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/02/writing-successful-college-applications-more-than-just-the-essay

 

 

SCHOOL SAFETY IN SCIENCE AND  OTHER DISCIPLINES

Nationally recognized School Safety expert and NSTA Consultant Ken Roy is our guest

Presented by Carolina Biological

www.carolina.com @carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/03/school-safety-in-the-science-lab-and-all-class-areas-with-ken-roy

 

 

BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE IN EDUCATION

with the President of the ComcaSt Foundation Charisse Lillie

@comcastdreambig   http://www.internetessentials.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/10/03/bridging-the-digital-divide-in-education

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

 

AASA,The Superintendents Association:

STEM and THE SUPERINTENDENT  with JASON Learning

Mort Sherman, AASA Superintendent in residence brings Eleanor Smalley , COO Jason Learning and Education evaluator Aaron Alford

www.aasa.org  @aasahq

Presented by Knowledge Works

www.knowledgeworks.org @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/09/22/aasathe-superintendents-association-stem-and-jason-learning

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECONDARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS : NASSP and  NATIONAL PRINCIPALS MONTH

NASSP Executive Director JoAnn Bartoletti …October’s celebration of National Principals Month.

Presented by  LEGO Education

www.legoeducation.us  @lego_education

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/22/nassp-and-national-principals-month

NAEYC …NEW INITIATIVES AT THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Associate Executive Director Peter Pizzolongo on the new initiatives at the upcoming National Conference

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY

www.walden.edu @waldenu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/23/naeyc-new-initiatives-in-at-the-natl-conference

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

COLLEGE CREDIT FOR STUDENT’S TECHNICAL COMPETENCE 

NOCTI CEO John Foster and his guests Lisa Maloney of The National College Credit Recommendation Service and Anne Gielczyk,  of NOCTI

www.nocti.orgwww.nationalccrs.org

@nocti1  @nccrs

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/23/careertech-education-college-credit-for-technical-competence

SMARTBRIEF  & SMARTBLOGS presents SCHOOL CLASSROOM CLIMATE:  

DEVELOPING GREAT LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS in your classroom.  www.classroomcribs.com

Join Award winning Blogger Erin Klein  with Ben Gilpin and AJ Juliani for a look at changing your classroom

http://www.smartbrief.com     http://www.smartblogs.com @sbeeducation

http://www.kleinspiration.com  www.ajgiuliani.com   http://www.colorfulprincipal.blogspot.com

@kleinerin    @ajjuliani  @benjamingilpin

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/23/smartbriefsmartblogs-designing-brain-friendly-classroom-learning-environments

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION WITH ACTE

THE NATIONAL CAREERTECH CONFERENCE2014

with ACTE’s Sean Lynch and Mettings Manager Jaine Alston

www.acteonline.org  @acteonline

Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION

www.pitsco.com @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/24/the-national-careertech-conference-2014

T.H.E. Journal ED TECH INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

 A GREAT NEW PRINCIPAL DOING GREAT THINGS

Editor Chris Piehler honors Principal Todd Nesloney of Navasota (TX) Intermediate School

www.thejournal.com  @thejournalchris  @TechNinjaTodd

Presented by FOLLETT 

www.follett.comwww.projectconnect.comwww.follettchallenge.com

@follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/24/the-journal-ed-tech-innovator-of-the-month

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION

NSBA on SCHOOL BOARDS IMPACTING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

NSBA president Anne Byrne, also a School Board member in Nanuet,NY

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

ww.knowledgeworks.org  @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/25/school-boards-impacting-student-achievement

 THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY

COMMUNICATING WITH PARENTS ABOUT THE COMMON CORE

CTQ Teacherpreneur Rob Kriete, a Middle School Language Arts teacher from Tampa, FL

www.teachingquality.org/coresuccess     @teachingquality  @rob_kriete

Presented by ZANER-BLOSER

www.zaner-bloser.com @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/25/the-center-for-teaching-quality-common-core-and-parental-communication

 

NCTE on THE USE OF GRAPHIC NOVELS & A CONVERSATION ABOUT “BANNED BOOKS WEEK

St.Louis University Professor Jennifer Buehler and University of Central Florida’s Jeff Kaplan are our guests

www.ncte.org  @ncte

Presented by The Great Books Foundation

www.greatbooks.org @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/15/ncte-on-the-use-of-graphic-novels-a-conversation-about-banned-books-week

ASCD presents AUTHOR PETE HALL 

Capacity Building in Professional Development and News of the upcoming ASCD Institutes

Presented by The Great Books Foundation

www.greatbooks.org @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/16/ascdcapacity-building-in-professional-development-news-of-ascd-institutes

THE INTERNATIONAL READING ASSOCIATION presents

Improving Literacy Education for better Citizenship

Rich Long, President of ‘Literate Nation” is our guest

www.reading.org  @IRAtoday

www.literatenation.org @literatenation

Presented by MyON

www.myon.com  www.thefuture inreading.com @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/16/improving-literacy-education-for-better-citizenship

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES

MENTORING MINORITY MALES

Dr Frank Harris and Dr Luke Wood of San Diego State’s Minority Male CC Collaborative are our guests

Presented by COMCAST BUSINESS

www.business.comcast.com  @comcastbusiness

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/16/aacc-presents-minority-males-and-post-secondary-education-success

GAME BASED LEARNING :IT’S GAMES LEARNING WEEK

Lee Wilson , president of Filament Games is our guest

http://www.filamentgames  @filamentgames

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/17/games-learning-week-how-game-based-learning-engages-your-students

E RATE REFORM AND ITS EFFECT ON SCHOOLS AND YOUR SCHOOL LIBRARY

with our resident expert E Rate expert John Harrington and his guest Michael Brandau of Beaufort, SC schools

www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/17/e-rate-reform-and-its-effect-on-schools-and-your-school-library

THE AMERICAN  OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION: AOTA

NATIONAL SCHOOL BACK PACK AWARENESS DAY IS TODAY

This is an important show with Dr Karen Jacobs (no relation to yours truly) of Boston University. When you have kids carrying backpacks that make them look like the mules in “The Treasure of the Sierra Madre”, that’s not good. We’ll learn more with Karen

www.aota.org  @aotainc

Presented by Zaner-Bloser

www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/17/aota-student-healthschool-backpack-awareness-day

THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS

THE HIGH QUALITY OF AMERICA’S CHARTER SCHOOLS

We welcome Nina Rees, President and CEO of the Alliance.

www.publiccharters.org  @charteralliance

Presented by Triumph Learning

www.triumphlearning.com  @triumphlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/18/the-high-quality-of-americas-charter-schools

K-12 SCIENCE AND ‘THE MOLECULARIUM’

A big show about little things….Nanoscience for kids and teachers with Dr Richard Siegel, Director of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Nanotechnology Center

www.molecularium.com  @molecularium

Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS

www.wildlifeacoustics.com@WildlifeAcouEdu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/18/k-12-science-and-the-molecularium

UPDATE ON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WITH

LEARNING FORWARD

And we’ll also talk about the upcoming national conference with our guest Deputy Executive Director Frederick Brown

www.learningforward.com @learningforward 

Presented by SMARTBRIEF

www.smartbrief.com @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/19/update-on-professional-development-with-learning-forward

GET THE ‘GOOD’ OUT TO YOUR COMMUNITY . HERE’S A PLAN….

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION.

NSPRA “ALL  IN FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION”, a new web feature 

Executive Director Rich Bagin and Consultant Jim Dunn on this www experience

www.nspra.org  @nspra

Presented by Schoolreach

www.schoolreach.com @schoolreach

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/08/nspra-all-in-for-public-education

ELEMENTARY STEM EDUCATION: ANIMALS IN MOTION

Award winning teacher and creator Virginia’s Cindy Jones

Presented by PITSCO Education

www.pitsco.com @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/08/elementary-stem-education-animals-in-motion

JAMES PATTERSON: RENOWNED AUTHOR AND CHILDREN’S LITERACY ADVOCATE EXTRAORDINAIRE

Mr Patterson returns with Todd Breckhus, President of MyOn Reader which is so popular it is on the Top 10 List of most visited websites by children nationwide

Presented by MyON Reader

http://www.thefutureinreading  @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/09/james-patterson-renowned-author-and-childrens-literacy-advocate-extraordinaire

THE RELEVANT EDUCATOR : CONNECTED EDUCATORS WORLDWIDE

Our monthly show  with  authors Tom Whitby and Steve Anderson

Exciting new ways to explore the best in Educational products

for your classroom

@tomwhitby  @web20classroom

Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING

www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/10/the-relevant-educator-connected-educators-worldwide

THE NATIONAL BOARD FOR PROFESSIONAL TEACHING STANDARDS

NBPTS and ‘TEACH TO LEAD’: A new initiative from the DoE and NBPTS with Teacher Leaders Chris Poulos, Connecticut’s 2007 Teacher of the Year and Nebraska’s own Maddie Fenell, now working with the DoE on ‘Teach to Lead”.

Presented by THE GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

www.greatbooks.org  @greatbooksfnd 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/10/empowering-teacher-leaders-teach-to-lead–from-nbpts

THE STEM ED COALITION

A STEM ECONOMY BEYOND ROCKET SCIENCE

James Brown, President of the STEM Ed Coalition with special guest Jerry Ellner,National Director High School Development, for Universal Technical Institute

Presented by Carolina Biological

www.carolina.com @carlinabio   http://www.uti.edu  @utitweet

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/11/a-stem-economy-beyond-rocket-science

SMARTBRIEF & SMARTBLOGS present…

Editor’s Choice Award winning blogger

Educator Cheryl Mizerny

STUDENT ENGAGEMENT, MOTIVATION AND LEARNING from an “Accidental English Teacher”

www.smartbrief.com   www.smartblogs.com  @sbeducation

http://www.accidentalenglishteacher    @cherylteaches

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/12/student-engagement-motivation-and-learning-from-an-accidental-english-teacher

T.H.E. JOURNAL EDUCATION INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

Chris Piehler , Executive Editor, joins yours truly for a conversation with Todd Burleson, Hubbard Woods Elementary in Winnetka, IL

www.thejournal.com   @thejournalchris

@toddburleson

Presented by Follett 

www.projectconnect.comwww.follett.comwww.follettchallenge.com

@follettlearning

 

 

SCIENCE,SOCIAL  EDUCATION & YOUR LOCAL ZOO

Dr. Elizabeth Mulkerrin, Director of Education at Omaha’s world-famous Henry Doorly Zoo (and Board Member of NSELA, National Science Education Leadership Association) is our guest

www.omahazoo.com 

Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL & WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS 

www.carolina.com  @carolinabio @mindresearch

http://www.wildlifeacoustics.com   @wildlifeacoust

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/02/sciencesocial-education-your-local-zoo-educator

I-Pads, CITIZEN SCIENCE  AND YOUR CLASSROOM

ENGAGE YOUR STUDENTS IN SCIENCE.

We’re gonna talk about bats and education  with the experts in Bat Education at Wildlife Acoustics. The reaction to their Echo Meter Touch product at NSTA was phenomenal. You need to know!

www.wildlifeacoustics.com  @wildlifeacoust

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/02/science-education–i-pads-citizen-science-your-classroom

NSTA ; THE NATIONAL SCIENCE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

We’re so pleased to have NSTA president , Dr Juliana Texley to speak on the challenges of science education and invite you to the Regional NSTA conference in Richmnd

Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS

www.wildlifeacoustics.com  @wildlifeacouEdu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/03/science-education-nsta-the-national-science-teachers-association

THE ALABAMA MATH,SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE
From Alabama’s Dept. of Education, our guest is Mr Steve Ricks, Initiative Director.
Presented by CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL
http://www.carolina.com  @carolinabio 
LISTEN HERE

ROBOTICS STEM EDUCATION K-12 at The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

The Finch and The Hummingbird in the Library

Welcome back, Tom Lauwers of Birdbrain Technologies, a wonderful educational tool, and Tom’s special guest Corey Wittig, Digital Learning Librarian at of Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Library

http://www.birdbraintechnologies  @birdbrain

www.carnegielibrary.org @cplteens

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/04/robotics-education-k-12-the-finch-and-the-hummingbird-in-the-library

MUSEUM EDUCATION : COORDINATING WITH SCHOOLS

Barry Joseph, Associate Director of Digital Learning at The American Museum of Natural History is our guest

www.amnh.org  @mmmooshme

Presented by Knowledge Works.org 

www.knowledgeworks.org @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/05/digital-learning-for-your-students-and-the-american-museum-of-natural-history

HANDWRITING AND THE ZANER-BLOSER NATIONAL HANDWRITING COMPETITION  K-8

As many of you know, your favorite radio host  collects fountain pens. I never want to leave handwriting behind. It’s a skill that adds to learning at every level. Find out what Zaner Bloser is doing to keep it going and helping teachers teach.

www.zaner-bloser.com    @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/05/handwriting-and-the-zaner-bloser-national-handwriting-competition-k-8

 

AUGUST 2014

AASL: SCHOOL LIBRARIES AS THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS

Terry Grief, Sylvia Knight Norton, Gail Dickinson and Sue Ballard

http://www.aasl.org   @aasl

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

www.follett.cm  www.projectconnect.com  wwwfollettchallenge.com

@follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/29/aasl-school-libraries-as-the-new-school-year-begins

THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21st  CENTURY SKILLS “P21.org”

PROJECT BASED LEARNING AT PLYMOUTH INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL’s  ‘SCHOOL WITHIN A SCHOOL’

Executive Director Helen Soule with special guests  Jennifer Felke and Michael Deip, co founders of The Weidner School of Inquiry at PHS

Presented by  Zaner-Bloser
LISTEN HERE

ISTE : BACK TO SCHOOL WITH TECHNOLOGY

Jodi Pozo-Olano, Chief Communications Officer for ISTE is our guest. ISTE is Ed Tech…Learn more!

Presented by LEARNING.COM

www.learning.com  @learningdotcom

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/25/iste-back-to-school-with-technology

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE SOCIAL STUDIES

REVITALIZING SOCIAL STUDIES IN 2014

Hey, that’s what I used to teach !

Todays guest is NCSS president Michelle Herczog

Presented by  SMARTBRIEF  and SMARTBLOGS,your voice as an educator ,well heard

www.smartbrief.comwww.smartblogs.com @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/25/ncss-re-vitalizing-social-studies-in-2014

Collective Impact:  Empowering Communities to Achieve Real Results

Listen-in and hear from education thought leaders on how communities nationwide who have adopted a civic infrastructure that unites stakeholders around shared goals, measures and results in education, cradle to career see dramatic improvements in kindergarten readiness, standardized test results, and college retention.

Jeff Edmondson, Managing Director, StriveTogether, a subsidiary of KnowledgeWorks and Lillian Pace, Senior Director of National Policy for KnowledgeWorks, a non-profit social enterprise focused on innovative education approaches to personalized student learning; the advancement of aligned policies; and the development of communities and educators to build and sustain vibrant learning ecosystems.

www.strivetogether.org | www.knowledgeworks.org     @worldoflearning @strivetogether

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/26/collective-impact-empowering-communities-to-achieve-real-results-in-schools

THE CONSORTIUM ON SCHOOL NETWORKING. ‘COSN.org’

PROTECTING PRIVACY IN CONNECTED LEARNING

COSN CEO Keith Krueger on a very important topic as the school year begins

Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

www.lightspeedsystems.com  @lightspeedsys

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/26/protecting-privacy-in-connected-learning

AASA, The Superintendents Association

PROPER SCHOOL NUTRITION IN SCHOOL MEALS

with Schenectady School Supt Laurence Spring  and  AASA’s Kelly Beckwith

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

http://www.knowledgeworks,org   @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/27/aasa-the-superintendents-association-proper-school-nutrition-in-school-meals-1

TODAY’S DIGITAL EDUCATORS:TOOLS FOR SUCCESS

Our guest is Margaret Whitehead, the Head Librarian and Media Specialist atAES Educational Campus in The Bronx. NY

Presented by  LEARNING BIRD

www.learningbird.com   @learningbird  @aeseclibrary

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/27/todays-digital-educatorstools-for-success

THE CURRENT STATE OF E RATE REFORM

Our resident expert, Funds for Learning CEO John Harrington  returns  with his guest Luke Fox,

Executive Director of  Technology Information at Richland Coutny (SC) District One

www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/27/e-rate-reform-and-your-school-district

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION WITH ACTE

A spotlight on Agricultural Education with ACTE Teacher of the Year Tara Berescik of Grahamsville NY & Sean Lynch of ACTE

Presented by PITSCO

http://www.pitsco,com  @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/28/career-and-technical-education-with-acte-agricultural-education

STEM EDUCATION AND BEYOND

with Pat Taylor, Headmaster at Jackson Academy in Jackson, Mississippi and his guest, Middle School Science teacher Katie Chustz .

Presented by PITSCO

www.pitsco.com @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/28/stem-education-at-mississippis-jackson-academy

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH: NCTE

What’s Really Happening in Literacy Teacher Education

University of Louisville Early Childhood Prof Kathryn Whitmore and

Colorado State’s Louann Reid are our NCTE guests.

www,ncte.org    @ncte

Presented by MyOn Reader

@myonreader   http://www.thefutureinreading.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/18/ncte-whats-really-happening-in-literacy-teacher-education

 

 

 

SMARTBRIEF AND SMARTBLOGS present

PROJECT BASED LEARNING THROUGH A MAKER’S LENS

Enjoy our  conversation with Award winning Educational Blogger

Patrick Waters of The Monarch School in Houston

www.smartbrief.com  www.smartblogs.com   @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/18/project-based-learning-through-a-makers-lens

 

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION:

 THE COUNCIL OF ADMINISTRATORS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION

The New School Year and Special Ed

with CASE Executive Director Luann Purcell

www.casecec.org   @casecec

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY

www.waldenu.edu  @waldenu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/19/casethe-new-school-year-and-special-ed

 

 

 

THE ASSOCIATION OF CHILDREN’S MUSEUMS

The Role of the Children’s Museum in Public School Readiness

Executive Director Laura Huerta Migus is our guest

www.childrensmuseums.org     @childmuseum

Presented by ZANER BLOSER

www.zaner-bloser.com    @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/19/the-role-of-the-childrens-museum-in-public-school-readiness

 

ASCD AUTHOR SEAN T. SLADE on SCHOOL CLIMATE CHANGE

SEAN IS ALSO DIRECTOR OF WHOLE CHILD PROGRAMS AT ASCD

www.ascd.org @seantslade @ASCD

Presented by THE GREAT BOOKS FOUNDATION

http://www.greatbooks.org   @greatbooksfnd

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/20/ascd-author-sean-t-slade-on-school-climate-change

 

 

EDUCATION INDUSTRY: THE EDNET CONFERENCE

Conference Director Vicki Bigham with special guests Steve Hodas, Executive Director , Office of Innovation, NYC Dept. of Education and Robin Warner, Managing Director at DeSilva and Phillips, both EDNET presenters

www.ednetconference.com  @ednetbiz  #ednet14

Presented by MMS Education

http://www.mmseducation  @mmseducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/20/education-industry-an-ednet-conference-preview

 

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IN MATH EDUCATION

Mind Research Institute sponsored a Math fair in Orange County CA that was attended by over 4,000 parents and students. Dr Matt Peterson, of MRI is our guest about all their continuing community outreach !

www.mindresearch.net @mind_research

LISTEN HERE

SCHOOL SECURITY… AS THE YEAR BEGINS THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERSMo Canady, Executive Director,  about the recent NASRO conference and your safety readiness as the school year begins.

Presented by SCHOOLREACH

http://www.schoolreach.com   @schoolreach   http://www.cyberbullyhotline

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/21/nasro-on-school-security-as-the-year-begins

 

 

 

HOW PROJECT BASED LEARNING TRANSFORMS THE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

The return of educator Oliver Schinkten of Oshkosh (by Gosh) Wisconsin, founder of Communities, the interdisciplinary program  teaching science and leadership with Compassion based Learning

Presented by ZANER BLOSER

www.zaner-bloser.com    @zanerbloser @schink10

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/21/how-project-based-learning-transforms-the-educational-experience

 

 

ASCA: SCHOOL COUNSELING AND HELPING STUDENTS DEAL WITH TRANSITION
Anew school year is beginning and Marcy Kneale of FairFax Cty VA, Co-ordinator of School Counseling and Student Success is our guest
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY
LISTEN HERE:
 
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ONLINE LEARNING WITH iNACOL
THE BLENDED LEARNING ROADMAP
iNACOL ‘s Allison Powell (VP for New Learning Models) and Bruce Friend (Strategic Partnerships) are our guests
Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING
http://www.dreambox.com   @dreambox_learn  To reach the  roadmap itself: http://bit.ly/blendedlearningroadmap
LISTEN HERE
CAREER EDUCATION: COLLEGE CREDIT FOR FOR TECHNICAL COMPETENCE
Our guest is  John Foster, CEO of NOCTI, , the national credentialing and professional development body for the Career and Tech Ed Community and Lisa Mahoney of NCCRS
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 
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THE AAP-AEP PRE K -12 LEARNING GROUPS
” FALL POLICY EXCHANGE”
Our friend Jay Diskey is joined by Jesse Guiterrez of McGraw Hill Education
Presented  by A PASS EDUCATION  and AGILE EDUCATION MARKETING
LISTEN HERE
 
 
Re-scheduled to next Thursday at 1030am ET
HOW PROJECT BASED LEARNING TRANSFORMS THE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE
The return of educator Oliver Schinkten of Oshkosh (by Gosh) Wisconsin, founder of Communities, the interdisciplinary program  teaching science and leadership with Compassion based Learning
Presented by ZANER BLOSER
http://www.zaner-bloser.com    @zanerbloser
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TECHNOLOGY, E-RATES AND FUNDING FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION AND THE UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS:

www.ncea.org      http://www. usccb.org @NCEAtalk

Presented by  SCHOOLREACH  and FUNDS FOR LEARNING

http://www.schoolreach.com  and  www.fundsforlearning.com
LISTEN HERE 
 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/14/technology-e-rates-and-funding-for-catholic-schools
DIGITAL LEARNING DAY AND WHY ITS IMPORTANT: THE ALLIANCE FOR EXCELLENT EDUCATION
 State and District Digital Learning Director at The Alliance for Excellent Education, our friend Tom Murray and his colleague Kamila Thigpen
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING
http://www.follett.com   @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
HOW CIVIC ENGAGEMENT IS IMPACTING THE VOICE OF EDUCATION
NACCTEP ( Community College Teacher Ed programs) Executive Director Kim Tobey is joined by Lisa Strahley, Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education at SUNY Broome CC.
LISTEN HERE

Carolina Biological  presents

S.T.E.M. EDUCATION : TEACHING  ELEMENTARY /MIDDLE SCHOOL SCIENCE  with Harvey Bagshaw 

WWW.CAROLINA.COM    @CAROLINABIO

Listen Here:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/04/stem-education-twig-and-tigtag-elementary-mid-level-science

  T.H.E. Journal  “ED-TECH INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH” 

HILLIARD OHIO SCHOOL CTO RICH BOETTNER

Listen Here

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/08/05/the-journal-presents-the-innovator-of-the-monthcto-rich-boettner-of-ohio

  NOON

  AACC PRESENTS BELLEVUE COLLEGE AND THEIR INNOVATIVE PROGRAM FOR STUDENT  WITH COGNITIVE CHALLENGES 

with the National Director of the OLS Program, Marci Muhlestein

Listen Here

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/08/05/aacc-presents-associates-degree-for-folks-with-cognitive-difficulties

JULY 2014

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES, NASN

The 21st CENTURY SCHOOL NURSE

with NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck and NASN Board President Carolyn Duff

www.nasn.org  @schoolnurses

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/21/the-21st-century-school-nurse

SCIENCE EDUCATION : THE COUNCIL OF STATE SCIENCE SUPERVISORS 

with Juan-Carlos Aguilar , Council President and  President Elect Matt Krehbiel

Presented by Carolina Biological

www.carolina.com  @carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/21/science-education-and-the-council-of-state-science-supervisors

MyOn Reader presents Children’s Literacy Advocate and Best selling author JAMES PATTERSON

http://www.jamespatterson.com/about_we-can-get-kids-reading.php

WWW. THEFUTUREINREADING @MYON READER

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/22/author-james-patterson-a-great-childrens-literacy-advocate

THE FLIPPED LEARNING NETWORK

with founders and Ed pioneers AARON SAMS and JON BERGMANN

on their new book and a network update

@jonbergmann  www.flippedclass.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/23/jon-bergmann-and-aaron-sams-the-education-pioneers-of-flipped-learning

NERVANIX: MEASURING STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND ATTENTION THROUGH NEUROSCIENCE

with Adam Hall and Steve Miller

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/24/nervanix-an-exciting-new-dimension-in-neuro-scientific-learning–k-12

CONNECTED EDUCATORS UPDATE 

TOM WHITBY AND STEVE ANDERSON

Learn about their new book on Connected Educators 

Presented byFUNDS FOR LEARNING

http://www.fundsforlearning,com @ffl

LISTEN HERE
http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/24/connected-educators-and-authors-on-the-subject-tom-whitby-and-steve-anderson

THE NATIONAL URBAN ALLIANCE FOR EXCELLENT EDUCATION

with founder and President Dr Eric Cooper

@ericcooper4556  www.nuatc.org 

Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE

www.mindresearch.net  @mindresearch

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/07/24/the-national-urban-alliance-for-excellence-in-education

AASA: THE SUPERINTENDENT’S ASSOCIATION

THE REPORT ON THE LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE WITH AASA PRESIDENTS DAVID PENNINGTON , AMY SICHEL AND SUPT CATHERINE FINGER OF GRAYSLAKE IL

http://www.aasa.org  @aasahq

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

http://www.knowledgeworks.org   @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/14/superintendents-the-aasa-legislative-conference

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COMMUNITY COLLEGES

AACC: FOSTERING MALE STUDENT SUCCESS

Dr Shalamon Duke of The African American Male Education Network

Presented by

​CONSTANT CONTACT

www.constantcontact.com  @constantcontact

LISTEN HERE

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HIGHER ED:  CAMPUS…. STUDENT MANAGEMENT
Check, I’m Here
Engaging students everywhere on campus with company president Reuben Pressman
 @checkimhere      www.checkimhere.com
LISTEN HERE
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ACTE: GLOBAL COMPETENCE IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Guests include ACTE’s Steve DeWitt, Heather Singmaster of The Asia Society and Jennifer Manise of The Longview Foundation

www.acteonline.com  @actecareertech

Presented by PITSCO

www.pitsco.com  @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/15/the-global-approach-to-career-and-technical-education

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AESA EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCIES

THE NEW SCHOOLS INITIATIVE FOR CREATIVITY & LEADERSHIP

AESA President Rich McBride with NCESD

Presented by SKYWARD

@skyward   http://www.skyward.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/16/the-new-schools-initiative-for-creativity-leadership-aesa

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NASSP DIGITAL PRINCIPALS OF THE YEAR

http://www.principals.org  @NASSP

Presented by SKYWARD

http://www.skyward.com  @skyward

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/16/nassp-the-digital-principal-award-winners

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The SIIA  2014Vision K20 Survey Report

with Susan Meel of MMS Education and Dr Karen Billings of SIIA

http://www.siia.net/education  @siiaeducation  www.mmseducation.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/07/17/the-siia-education-vision-k-20-survey-results

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BRINGING INNOVATION TO YOUR SCHOOL:

HOW THREE SCHOOLS EARNED A SPOT AS FOLLETT CHALLENGE SEMIFINALISTS

Schools and guests from New Jersey and Michigan are our guests

www.follettchallenge.com  @follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/17/bringing-innovation-to-your-school

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SCIENCE EDUCATION LEADERSHIP

with Dr  Craig Gabler, President of NSELA, The National Science Leadership Association

http://www.nsela.org

Presented by Carolina Biological

www.carolina.com  @carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/17/nsela-science-education-leadership-with-dr-craig-gabler

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CAMPUS TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE 

The conference starts July 28 in Boston. Here’s a report on the happenings with Jennifer Womble , Conference Director

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/07/18/the-2014-campus-technology-conference

 

​HIGHER ED WITH NASPA: STUDENT AFFAIRS PROFESSIONALS

NASPA President Kevin Kruger  on

SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND ASSAULT ON CAMPUS

www.naspa.org  @naspapres

Presented by Contant Contact

www.constantcontact.org   @constantcontact

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/07/07/naspastudent-affairs-leader-on-sexual-assault-sexual-violence-on-campus

 

The S.T.E.M. COALITION

James Brown, Executive Director, on

STEM, CONGRESS AND THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION​

http://www.stemedcoalition @stemedcoalition

Presented by ​CAROLINA BIOLOGICAL

www. ​carolina.com    @​carolinabio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/07/stem-congress-and-the-obama-administration

​LITERATE NATION

Dr Rich Long on Making Literacy work for All

www.literatenation.org  @literatenation​

Presented by FOLLETT

www.follett.comwww.projectconnect.comwww.follettchallenge.com

@follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/08/literate-nation-dr-rich-long-on-making-literacy-work-for-all

​THE NATIONAL BOARD FOR PROFESSIONAL TEACHING STANDARDS​

NBPTS and their partnership with The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE)​

Presented by ​MyON Reader

www.thefutureinreading.com  @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/08/nbpts-and-their-partnership-with-the-bureau-of-indian-education-bie

​SMARTBRIEF and SMARTBLOGS present

AWARD WINNING EDUCATION BLOGGER AND TEACHER

PERNILLE RIPP​: WHAT LEARNING LOOKS LIKE

http://pernillesripp.com/2014/05/27/this-is-what-learning-looks-like

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/07/08/what-learning-looks-like-award-winning-ed-blogger-pernille-ripp

       Learning Bird 

An innovative e-learning application dedicated to help students succeed by

providing the best lessons aligned to their curricula and textbooks.

Teachers also get rewarded for the digital lessons they share.

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/02/learning-birdenlisting-educators-for-better-lessons-and-curriculum

THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY  

with a report on THE GLOBAL CITIES EDUCATION NETWORK

Presented by Knowledge Works   http://www.knowledgeworks.org  @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/02/ctq-on-a-new-report-on-global-education-from-teachers-in-6-cities-worldwide

    Ed Tech Compliance in K-12 Education

with Linnette Attai of PLAYWELL LLC

Presented by FOILLETT LEARNING

http://www.follettlearning.com  @follettlearning   http://www.projectconnect.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/07/03/k-12-technology-compliance

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JUNE 2014

NCTE presents THE RECIPE FOR SUMMER READING

Eat Sleep Read Repeat from Lyons Township (IL)  High

http://www.ncte.org          www.lths.net

Presented by HEINEMANN PUBLISHING  www.heinemann.com @heinemann

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/23/nctepresents-the-recipe-for-summer-reading

THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AND EDUCATION

Your Parks and Your Classroom

http://www.nps.gove @npseducation

Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS

http://www.wildlifeacoustics  @wildlifeacoust

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/23/the-national-park-service-and-education

SMARTBRIEF and SMARTBLOGS present 

AWARD WINNING EDUCATION BLOGGER AARON VANDERWERFF 

http://www.lighthousecreativitylab.org   @avndrwrff

Aaron won this month’s Editor’s Choice Award on Creativity in the Classroom

www.smartbrief.comwww.smartblog.com @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/06/24/smartbrief-presents–award-winning-education-blogger-aaron-vanderwerff

DIGITAL BADGING AND ITS ROLE IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL ED

NOCTI’s John Foster is our guest

www.nocti.org  http://www.noctibusinesssolutions @nocti1

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/24/digital-badging-and-its-role-in-career-and-technical-ed

THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21st CENTURY SKILLS

P21’s Dr. Helen Soule: P21 at ISTE and beyond 

http://www.p21.org   @p21centskills

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING

www.follet.com @follettlearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/25/21st-century-skillsp21s-dr-helen-soule-p21-at-iste-and-beyond

E MAIL & SOCIAL MEDIA BEST PRACTICES FOR HIGHER EDUCATION..and even K-12

We’ve got the experts CONSTANT CONTACT.

with Ron Cates, CC’s Director of Marketing for Education

www.constantcontact.com @constantcontact

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/06/25/e-mail-social-media-best-practices-for-higher-educationand-k-12-too

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION

School Board Leadership

http://www.nsba.org   @nsbacomm

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS

www.knowledgeworks.org  @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/25/the-national-school-boards-association-school-board-leadership

 

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ASCD: TEACHER RESILIENCY

ASCD author Allen Mendler on Remaining Positive 

@allenmendler @ascd    www.ascd.org

Presented by ZANER-BLOSER 

www.zaner-bloser.com @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/26/ascd-author-allen-mendler-on-remaining-positive

 

 SCIENCE EDUCATION WITH STEVE JACOBS ( no relation) …

The ACE Hardware Science Man…How hardware teaches science

http://www.hardwarescience.com

Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION

www.pitsco.com @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/26/steve-jacobs-ace-hardware-sciencehow-hardware-teaches-science

THE NATIONAL URBAN ALLIANCE FOR EFFECTIVE EDUCATION

Eliminating the Gap between Potential and Achievement

Alliance President Eric Cooper is our guest

Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE  www.mindresearch.net  @mind_research

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/16/eliminating-the-gap-between-student-potential-and-student-achievement

YOUNG CHILDREN COMPOSING MEANING IN STORY STUDIO:   HOW BOOK ART AFFECTS UNDERSTANDING

Towson University professors Prisca Martens and Ray Martens are our guests

Presented by MyON Reader www.thefutureinreading.com  @myonreader

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/16/ncte-presents–young-children-composing-meaning-in-story-studio

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/16/ncte-presents–young-children-composing-meaning-in-story-studio

HANDWRITING IN EARLY CHILDHOOD: HOW IT AFFECTS MATH AND READING

Current Approaches and Future Directions with F.I. U Professor Dr Laura Dinehart

Presented by Zaner-Bloser   www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/17/handwriting-in-early-childhood-current-approaches-and-future-directions

THE CENTER FOR TEACHING QUALITY presents 

TEACHER POWERED SCHOOLS

Teacher Leader Lori Nazzareno on designing a Teacher Powered School

Presented by KNOWLEDGE WORKS  www.knowledgeworks,org @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/17/the-center-for-teaching-quality-presents–teacher-powered-schools

BULLYING PREVENTION     

Interrupting ,Intervening and Preventing it with Leah Kyaio of “withrespect.com

Presented by SCHOOLREACH www.schoolreach.com @schoolreach @cyberbullyhotline

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/06/17/anti-bullying-with-respectcom

S.T.E.M AND CAREER/TECH EDUCATION : K-12 AND BEYOND

Connecting K-12 /Community Colleges and Workforce Education

Mary Paramore, Director of Business and Industry at Pitt Community College is our guest

Presented by PITSCO  www.pitsco.com  @pitscoed

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/18/stem-and-careertech-education–connecting-k-12-community-colleges

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE SOCIAL STUDIES

An update from NCSS: Common Core etc.

Executive Director Sue Griffin and President Steve Armstrong are our guests today

Presented by SMARTBRIEF www.smartbrief.com @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/19/social-studies-education-the-national-council-for-the-social-studies

 

T.H.E. JOURNAL’s EDUCATION  INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

Learning Specialist Scott Merrick of Nashville Public Schools

co-hosted , as always , by T.H.E. Executive Editor Chris Piehler

Presented by EDWEB  www.edweb.net   @edwebnet

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/19/the-journal-ed-innovator-of-the-month-scott-merrick-of-nashville

THE BOARDING SCHOOL  SURVIVAL (AND STRAIGHT ‘A’) GUIDE

AUTHOR JUSTIN MUCHNICK is only a sophomore. This kid is amazing.

@boardingschl

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/20/the-boarding-school-survival-and-straight-a-guide

 

THE NATIONAL TITLE 1 ASSOCIATION

The upcoming Conference: Leading with Wonder

We welcome incoming Association  President  Marcus  E. Cheeks, Director of Federal Programs at The Mississippi Department of Education

Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE  www.mindresearch.net. @mind_research

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/20/the-national-title-1-association-the-upcoming-conference-leading-with-wonder

CONSORTIUM ON SCHOOL NETWORKING: C.O.S.N.

ReThinking Educational Equity  in a Digital Age

COSN’s Keith Krueger with special guests: Idaho’s Marcia Beckman & Meliisa Tebbenkamp, ‎Director of Instructional Technology at Raytown (MO)School District

Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS www.lightspeedsystems.com @ lightspeedsys

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/09/cosn-re-thinking-educational-equity-in-a-digital-age

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BUILDING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION: 

MUSEUMS & THE LEARNING ECOSYSTEM

Our guests are Elizabeth Merritt, Founding Director of the American Alliance of Museums’Center for the Future of Education …and…Katherine Prince, Senior Director of Strategic Foresight for Knowledge Works

http://www.knowledgeworks.org   @worldoflearning

www.aam-us.org   @futureofmuseums

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/10/building-the-future-of-education-museums-the-learning-ecosystem

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON TEACHER QUALITY

THE STATE OF TEACHER PREPARATION TODAY

NCTQ are the movers and shakers in the world of teacher preparation. Our guest is President Kate Walsh

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/10/the-national-council-on-teacher-quality-the-state-of-teacher-preparation-today

THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION

NCEA SUMMER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

We have four guests from NCEA…Heather Gossart,Matt Russell,Chris Cosentino and Kathy Mears each representing a different aspects of the opportunities available.

Presented by SCHOOLREACH www.schoolreach.com @schoolreach @cyberbullyhotline

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/11/catholic-education-ncea-summer-professional-developm

MYon READER presents  I.R.A. WINNER OF THE ‘LEGENDS IN LITERACY ‘ AWARD, EDUCATOR  JANICE GOWDY

IRA and MyON  awarded this first time ever award at the recent IRA Conference.CONGRATULATIONS JANET

www.thefutureinreading.myon.com  @myonreader

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/11/first-ever-ira-legends-in-literacy-award-winner-educator-janice-gowdy

SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS

IMPROVING SCHOOL PR WITH AN N.S.P.R.A. AUDIT AND THE UPCOMING NAT’L CONFERENCE 

NSPRA’s Rich Bagin and Karen Kleinz

Presented by SCHOOLREACH www.schoolreach.com @schoolreach

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/12/school-public-relations-improving-school-pr-with-an-nspra-audit

 

THE NATIONAL BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL TEACHING STANDARDS

INCREASING TEACHER ‘BOARD CERTIFICATION’ IN KENTUCKY

N.B.P.T.S. has invited  3 wonderful guests from Kentucky…Jeffrey Wright, Nationally recognised award winning teacher of science and math, Ruth Ann Sweazy from KDOE and Donna Brockman, of the states ed Professional Standards Board

Presented by  SMARTBRIEF  www.smartbrief.com @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/12/increasing-teacher-board-certification-the-natl-brd-of-prof-tching-standards

OUR MONTHLY VISIT WITH EDWEB.NETNew Horizons in Leading Learning Communities

Lisa Schmucki, CEO of Edweb.net has invited as  her special guest  Will Jarred, Associate Executive Director of NAESP

www.edweb.net @edwebnet

Presented by Zaner-Bloser   www.zaner-bloser.com @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/13/edwebnet-presents-new-horizons-in-leading-learning-communities

 

THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS

A PREVIEW OF THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND THE STATE OF CHARTER SCHOOL EDUCATION TODAY

Our guest is the Alliance’s Director of Communications Starlee Rhoades

Presented by SCHOOLREACH  www.schoolreach.com @schoolreach

http://www.cyberbullyhotline 

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/13/charter-school-education-and-a-preview-of-the-upcoming-national-conference

TCEA: THE TOTS AND TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

Engaging PreK-5th grade students with Alexis Cline TCEA Communications Manager

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING  www.follett.com @follettlearning

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/06/tots-and-technology-prek-5-student-ed-tech-engagement

 

STEM EDUCATION: ROBOTICS

Birdbrain Technologies and The Hummingbird Robotics Kit

Great product which I first saw at FETC and NSTA. Learn all about it.

http://www.birdbraintechnologies  @birdbraintech

 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/04/stem-education-and-robotics-birdbrain-technologies-hummingbird-robot-kit

FLIPPED LEARNING: FLIPCON 2014

The hottest trend in education with Flipped Learning Netwrok Executive Director Kari Arfstrom and her guest,Dean Pianta of Envolve Media on the upcoming Pittsburgh area national  conference

www.flippedlearning.org   @flippclass

Presented by Pearson School Achievement Services 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/04/flipped-learning-the-flipped-learning-networks-flipcon-conference-2014

 

 

THE EDNET INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

A first look at this most important industry conference

with Conference Director Vicki Bigham

www.ednetconference.com @ednetbiz

Presented by AGILE EDUCATION  www.agile-ed.com @AgileED

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/03/the-ednet-industry-conferencea-first-look

 

 

MIDDLE LEVEL EDUCATION with AMLE

AMLE’s Dru Tomlin on MID LEVEL LEADERSHIP

Presented by Zaner-Bloser   www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/03/mid-level-educationwhat-it-takes-to-be-a-leader

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Learning Forward’s Joellen Killion,Senior  Advisor at Learning Forward on

PROFESSIONAL COACHING IN THE SCHOOL SETTING 

 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/02/professional-developmentprofessional-coaching-in-your-school

SPECIAL EDUCATION SUPERVISION

C.A.S.E.’s Luann Purcell and Laurie VanederPloeg, President of the Association on RESULTS DRIVEN ACCOUNTABILITY

Presented by Walden University  www.waldenu.edu  @waldenu

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/06/02/results-driven-accountability-in-special-education

DESIGNING ONLINE LEARNING  K-20

We welcome  Laurie Pulido, CEO of  of elearning Innovations.

www.elearninginnovation.com  @elearninginnovate

Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING  www.dreambox.com @dreambox_learn

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/06/06/the-future-of-online-learning-k-12-and-beyond

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MAY 2014

TEACHER LEADERSHIP

SMARTBRIEF presents Center for Teaching Quality ‘Teacher -in-Residence’ Jennifer Barnett

Jen is this month’s winner of SmartBrief’s Editoral Content Award

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/27/smartbrief-presents-editorial-award-winning-educator-jennifer-barnett

 

THE ‘FOLLETT CHALLENGE’ GRAND PRIZE WINNER , EDUCATOR JOHN LODLE

Our guests today are Sue Adelmann, Senior Director, Market Intelligence for Follett School Solutions, and one of the judges for the Follett Challenge, and John Lodle, English teacher at  Belleville West High School, the recently announced grand-prize winner of the 2014 Follett Challenge. John will serve as a judge for the 2015 Follett Challenge. 

http://www.follett.com   @follett learning

LISTEN

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/27/follett-challenge-grand-prize-winner-john-lodle-belleville-west-hs

WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF ALL ELECTRIC SCHOOL BUSES

Jim Castelaz, Founder and CEO of Motiv Power Systems on the all -electric school buses of the Kings Canyon School District

www.motivps.com  @motivps

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/28/welcome-to-the-world-of-all-electric-school-buses

 

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIANS

“End of the School Year” Report..PREPPING for ALA annual & the Research Summit

President Elect Terry Grief joins Sylvia Knight Norton , Exec. Director, Gail DickinSon,President, and Sue Ballard, immediate Past president

Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING   www.follett.com   www.follettchallenge.com  www.projectconnect.com  @follettlearning

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/29/school-libraries-end-of-the-school-year-report

 

SMARTBRIEF presents Paul Barnwell, Fern Creek HS (KY) teacher

on ‘TEACHING  THE ART OF CONVERSATION.. A SmartBrief Editor’s Choice Content Award winner and author  of ‘The Atlantic’ article  “My Students don’t Know  How to Have a Conversation “

www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducation

LISTEN HERE:

]http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/29/teaching-your-students-the-art-of-conversation-w-paul-barnwell

@MINDFULSTEW   @mindfulstew.wordpress.com

9am

THE COUNCIL FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN: 

SPECIAL EDUCATION &THE CEC NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE

Kim Hymes, CEC, Senior Director for Policy and Advocacy is our guest

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY www.walden.edu @waldenu

LISTEN  HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/30/special-education-the-cec-national-legislative-conference

 

LEADERSHIP IN THE MOBILE CLASSROOM

T.H.E. JOURNAL’S ED TECH INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

@thejournalchris http://www.thejournal.com

Chris Piehler , Exec. Editor of T.H.E. Journal  and I welcome JD Ferries-Rowe of Brebeuf Jesuit Prep in Indianapolis.

Prsented by EDWEB.NET   http://www.edwed. net   @edwebnet

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/30/leadership-in-the-mobile-classroom-ed-innovation-from-the-journal

 

SCIENCE EDUCATION

NSTA ON IMPLEMENTING NEXT GEN SCIENCE STANDARDS

Ted Willard, Project Director for NSTA and Next Generation Science Standards

Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS   www.wildlifeacoustics.com @wildlife acoust

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/19/nsta-on-implementing-the-next-gen-science-standards

 

WHY SPELLING MATTERS IN A DIGITAL AGE

Dr Richard Gentry , the nationally know, literacy expert, will help re-enforce what every  educator already knows..and how to make that impactful question work in your classroom.

Presented by ZANER- BLOSER   http://www.zaner-bloser .com @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/19/why-spelling-matters-in-the-digital-age

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS

AASA presents three experts on How Poverty Impacts Education on a daily basis

Presented by  KNOWLEDGE WORKS http://www.knowledgeworks.org. @worldoflearning

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/20/how-poverty-impacts-education-an-aasa-presentation

SUSTAINABILTY IN HIGHER EDUCATION

with special guest Dr Stephen Kahl of Unity College, America’s Environmental College    www.unity.edu  @unitycollege

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk2/2014/05/20/sustainability-in-higher-education-today

EDUCATING YOUNG CHILDREN

NAEYC’s Peter Pizzolongo on The Importance of Play in the Early Years

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY . www.waldenu.edu @waldenu

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/21/playin-the-early-learning-yearsfrom-naeyc

 

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS: NAESP  on  TEACHER EVALUATION

We welcome NAESP president Dr. Nancy Flatt Meador and Springdale, Aransas principal Maribel Childress

Presented by ZANER-BLOSER http://www.zaner-bloser.com   @zanerbloser

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/21/naesp-on-teacher-evaluation-in-the-elementary-school

ON LINE LEARNING with iNACOL

The International Association for K-12 OnLine Learning

Our guest : Mary E. Fluharty, Coordinator of Online Learning
Alexandria City Public Schools (VA)

Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING  www.dreambox.com @dreambox_learn

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/05/22/on-line-learning-inacol-presents-alexandria-vas-mary-fluharty

http://www.dreambox.com @dreambox_learn

MAKING CTE WORK IN WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
EDUCATIONAL CONTENT IN CONFERENCE
THE CENTER ON TEACHING QUALITY…#TEACHINGIS
SCHOOL LIBRARIES, BANDING TOGETHER
CELEBRATING SCHOOL NURSES
P21 PROJECT BASED LEARNING SKILLS MAP
TCEA TOTS AND TECHNOLOGY
IMPLEMENTING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR DISTRICT WITH NSPRA
SMARTBRIEF presents AWARD WINNING EDUCATIONAL BLOGGER MATT RENWICK:
Digital Learning in the Elementary School
Matt is the Principal at Howe Elementary School
 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI
 LISTEN HERE:
THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AND EDUCATION
THE TEACHER RANGER TEACHER PROGRAM
with Jason Borderlon,Park Ranger and Regional Coordinator  for the Teacher Ranger Teacher Program, Inter-mountain Region
Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS  www.wildlifeacoustics.com  @wildlifeacoust
LISTEN HERE
 
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS UNDER THE MICROSCOPE WITH AACRO’s MIKE REILLY
LISTEN HERE:
 
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WITH ‘LEARNING FORWARD”
EFFECTIVE INSTRUCTIONAL COACHING …
Professional Learning’s national association  presents M.Rene Islas, Director at the Center for Results, a division of Learning Forward
Presented by HEINEMANN   wwwheinemann.com  @heinemannpub
LISTEN HERE

 

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APRIL 2014
COMMON CORE:TEACHING WRITING TO SUCCEED WITH NEW STANDARDS AND ASSESSMENTS
Scott Miller, Contributing author to Zaner-Bloser’s Strategies for Writers is our guest
Presented by ZANER BLOSER http://www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser
LISTEN HERE
 
COSN: SCHOOL NETWORKING: SUPPORTING THE DIGITAL LEAP
The role of the School District CTO in the age of digitalization and on-line assessments with Barrington IL CTO Patricia Haughney
Presented by LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS http://www.lightspeedsystems.com  @lightspeedsys
LISTEN HERE
EMMY AWARD WINNING PRODUCER AND EDUCATOR MARTY KELTZ AND CRITTERKINS 
Marty helped create THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS on PBS and has produced sevral major films and now is involved with CRITTERKINS,
educational books for children.
Presented by MyON Reader http://www.the futureinreading.com @myonreader
LISTEN HERE
 
CLOSE READING: MAKING E-BOOKS BETTER CURRICULUM TOOLS IN COMMON CORE
Our guests is John Williams, Follett Learning’s Director of Digital Products
Presented by FOLLETT  www.follett.com  @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE
 
 
SPECIAL EDUCATION: C.A.S.E 
Luann Purcell ,Executive Director with new CASE president Laurie VanderPloeg of Kent Independent School District, Grand Rapids MI
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY http://www.waldenu.edu  @waldenu
LISTEN HERE
 
 
THE INTERNATIONAL READING ASSOCIATION :
“The Writing Thief:  Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing”
with IRA author RUTH CULHAM
PRESENTED BY
MyON READER www.thefuture in reading .com   @myonreader
and ZANER-BLOSER   http://www.zaner-bloser.com   @zanerbloser
LISTEN HERE
CONNECTED EDUCATORS WITH TOM WHITBY
Tom’s guest is Dr. Kristen Swanson, member of the EdCamp Foundation and Sr Ed Research Leader at BrightBytes
and author of Professional Learning in the Digital Age.
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING http://www.fundsforlearning.com  @FFL
LISTEN HERE
 
THE ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGE TRUSTEES
COMMUNITY COLLEGE GOVERNANCE IN A CHANGING EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT
Presented by CONSTANT CONTACT’s Association Program   http://www.constantcontact.com/education
LISTEN HERE
THE FLIPPED LEARNING NETWORK AND FLIPCON 2014 +LATEST SURVEY RESULTS
Executive Director of FLN, Dr Kari Arfstrom
with guest Taylor Pettis of Sophia Learning
Presented by PEARSON SCHOOL ACHIEVEMENT SERVICES  www.pearsonschool.com
LISTEN HERE
 
T.H.E Journal’s Innovator of the Month
Chris Piehler, Editor, with Joe Mazza, Director of Connected Teaching at North Penn HS in Lansdale,PA
Presented by  FUNDS FOR LEARNING  www.fundsforlearning.com
LISTEN HERE
THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF MATHEMATICS
We welcome new NCTM president Diane Briars: her plans for the year plus a wrapup of the recent New Orleans annual conference!
Presented by  MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE http://www.mindreasearch.net  @mind_research
LISTEN HERE
 
 
ZERO DROPOUTS:MEETING THE CHALLENGE
CEO/Founder Steve Dobo is our guest
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING http://www.follettlearning.com
LISTEN HERE:
SPECIAL EDUCATION
Jessica Yates,, Ass’t  Special Ed Director of Midcoast Maine’s Regional School Unit # 13 and CEC speaker
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY http://www.waldenu.edu
LISTEN HERE
 
ASCD
Author Erik Palmer on Teaching the Core Skills of Listening and Speaking
Presented by ZANER-BLOSER  www.zaner-bloser com @zanerbloser
LISTEN HERE;
SIIA
The upcoming San Francisco Ed Industry Summit May 12-14 with Dr Karen Billings and Lindsay Harmon
The Innovation Incubator PLUS…
Presented by MMS EDUCATION http://www.mmseducation.com @mmseducation
LISTEN HERE
 
MCH DATA : USING INDUSTRY  DATA WITH INFINITE ACCESS
MCH’s Kirk Chritton is joined by Special Guest and Industry marketing expert, Charlene Blohm of C. Blohm and Associates
LISTEN HERE
THE LATEST ON COLLEGE ADMISSIONS AND TRANSFER WITH AACRAO’S MIKE REILLY
LISTEN HERE
NCEA
The National Catholic Educational Association
Previewing the upcoming Pittsburgh  Annual Conference
president Brother Robert Bimonte and Executive VP Patrick Lofton
Presented by SCHOOLREACH http://www.schoolreach.com   @schoolreach
LISTEN HERE
THE MOTIVATIONAL IMPACT OF THE DIGITAL READER IN YOUR CLASSROOM
A visit with Mountain Park Elementary School in Roswell GA and Prinipal Stacy Perlman 
Presented by myON Reader  www.thefutureinreading.com   @myonreader
LISTEN HERE
 
CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION WITH ACTE
PUTTING YOUR DATA TO WORK IN CTE
Presented by  PITSCO EDUCATION http://www.pitsco.com  @pitscoedu
LISTEN HERE
 
EDUCATING YOUNG CHILDREN:THE PROFESSIONAL LEARNING INSTITUTE
Peter Pizzolongo from NAEYC is our Guest
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY . http://www.waldenu.edu  @waldenu
LISTEN HERE:
 
​3D PRINTING IN YOUR CLASSROOM AND A CURRICULUM WITH IT 
THE FUTURE….IS TODAY. GREAT SHOW
​Jered Dean, Associate Professor at Colorado School of Mines and
creator of the PITSCO 3D Printing curriculum
LISTEN HERE
​THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AND EDUCATION:SOCIAL STUDIES AND SCIENCE 
​Its your Park Service and they have great educational tools, no matter where you are.Barb Sanders of Gettysburg NP and Eisenhower Historical Site is our guest.
Presented by WILDLIFE ACOUSTICS   http://www.wildlifeacoustics.com   @wildlifeacoust
LISTEN HERE
​HANDWRITING…YES HANDWRITING. AS IMPORTANT AS EVER
We’re going to look at it from an OT perspective  and how it affects  so many things for students
Presented by  ​ZANER-BLOSER  www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser
LISTEN HERE:
 A VISIT WITH NACCTEP; The Nat’l Association of
Community Colleges in Teacher Prep; SELECTING THE BEST TEACHERS with Kim Tobey NACCTEP Executive Director and Delia Stafford, of The Haberman Educational Foundation
Presented by MYon Reader /CAPSTONE DIGITAL  www.thefutureinreading.com   @myonreader
LISTEN HERE:
​IT’S SCHOOL LIBRARY MONTH
YOU & YOUR SCHOOL LIBRARIAN IN AN AGE OF COMMON CORE 
AASL’s Sylvia Knight Norton, Gail Dickinson and Susan Ballard.
THE RETURN OF THE THREE. WE LOVE IT
Presented by FOLLETT LEARNING​ http://www.follett.com @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE:
A COLLABORATIVE TEACHING PARTNERSHIP
SmartBlogs Editorial Winners  Shara Peters  and Jodi Passanissi, authors ofThe Future of History” blog at Middleweb are our guests
Presented by SMARTBRIEF  www.smartbrief.com/smartblogs  @sbeducation
LISTEN HERE:
​SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
THE ELEPHANT IN YOUR (CLASS) ROOM…literally
Jude Masseur of The Hope Elephants Rehab Center is our guest.
LISTEN HERE:
 
 
​THE S.T.E.M.-MASTER OF LANCASTER TEXAS
​That’s right.Just wait til you hear Dr Mike McFarland, Supt. of Lancaster TX ISD and learn what he’s doing with STEM. Dr McFarland is also President of the Texas Association of Black School Educators (TABSE) and we’ll learn about that organization too.
Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION  www.pitsco.com  @pitscoed
LISTEN HERE:
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MARCH 2014
AEP/AEP 2014 MASTER CLASS SERIES
Kevin McAliley of Think Through Math and
Susan Fletcher of AAP’s K-12 Learning Group
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by A PASS Education  www.apasseducation.com
 
PRINCIPAL  JEFF BISHOP :ATTITUDE = COMMON CORE IN
MATH ED AND BEYOND  AT THE SIERRA PREP ACADEMY
In Santa Ana California, from low to high performing
Presented by PITSCO Education  www.pitsco.com  @pitscoed
SIIA  AND THE VISION K-20 SURVEY
Dr Karen Billings is our guest
LISTEN HERE
Presented by Agile Education      www.agile-ed.com   @agileed
CELEBRATING EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL WEEK 
The impact of college credit for HS students with
 Harold Brown, president of EDworks. Check out http://www.edworkspartners.org
LISTEN HERE
ED TECH with T.H.E JOURNAL Innovator of the Month
Congrats to Rich Kiker, our guest from Palisades PA School District
LISTEN HERE
Presented by myON Reader from Capstone Digital at  www.thefutureinreading.com
PERSONALIZED LEARNING AND STUDENT VOICE  at MERIDEN (CT) SCHOOLS
This time with Maloney HS in Meriden, Susan Moore and students
LISTEN HERE
SXSW Edu: A REVIEW
It was a terrific event this year . Jessica Mccall and Gaby DeLeon
Program Coordinators are our guests.
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by SMARTBRIEF http://www.smartbrief.com  @sbeducatio. Also check out http://www.smartblogs.com/education
SCIENCE EDUCATION : CITIZEN SCIENCE AND OUR SCIENCE CLASSROOMS
“Wildlife Acoustics” on IPads, Bats and Citizen Science with
a fun NSTA preview.
Check out www.wildlifeacoustics.com. Booth 425 at the NSTA Boston Conference
LISTEN HERE
ED TECH AND YOUR EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCY: an AESA show
Pete Phillips, Director of Technology at Washington State’s North Central ESD
and Rob Mancabelli of Bright Bytes
LISTEN HERE
Presented by SCHOOLREACH   http://www.schoolreach.com   http://www.cyberbullyhotline.com  @schoolreach
EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT SCHOOL LIBRARIES
The new report from MDR with Kathleen Brantley
LISTEN HERE
Presented by Follett Learning @follett learning   http://www.follettlearning.com
NASBE: STATE BOARDS OF ED AND THE RECENT LEGISLATIVE FORUM
Kritin Amindsen, Executive Director, and  Jane Goff Of Colorado’s State Board
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING  www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl
(RE)INVIGORATING YOUR TEACHING
Menoo Rami, author of THRIVE, is our guest
Presented by Heinemann Publishing (www.heinemann.com  or @heinemannpub)
LISTEN HERE:
NSBA: SCHOOL BOARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION IN YOUR DISTRICT
NSBA’s Ann Flynn is our guest with Greg Wilborn, Colorado Springs School District 11’s Personalized Learning Coordinator in Colorado Springs, Colorado; and Mike Dronen; , Executive Director of Technology for Minnetonka Public Schools in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
Presented by FOLLETT EDUCATION http://www.follettlearning.com   @follettlearning
LISTEN HERE:
SUCCESS IN SCIENCE  FOR ESL/ELL STUDENTS
Bakersfield CA principal-extrodinairre Alice Pacheco is our guest
Presented by PITSCO EDUCATION wwwpitsco.com   @pitscoed
LISTEN HERE:
MATHEMATICS EDUCATION AND THE NCTM CONFERENCE
NCTM president Linda Gojack is our guest with a conference preview
Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE http://www.mindresearch. net   @mind_research
LISTEN HERE
INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS; A PROACTIVE FUTURE
Jeff Shields, NBOA president is our guest
Presented by  SCHOOLREACH http://www.schoolreach.com or @schoolreach or @cyberbullyhotline
LISTEN HERE
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY IN OUR SCHOOLS
Welcome AOTA  and guests/therapists Judith Schoonover and Sandra Schefkind
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by ZANER-BLOSER  www.zaner-bloser.com  @zanerbloser
ONLINE EDUCATION 
iNACOL’s  new report on Competency Education
Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING . wwwdreambox.com   @dreambox_learn
LISTEN HERE
 
CONNECTED EDUCATORS WITH TOM WHITBY
Tom’s guest Adam Bellow a nationally recognized speaker for education and he is the founder and CEO of a Educlipper and the founder of Edutecher.
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING  www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl
LISTEN HERE:
 
 
ALIGNING CURRICULUM TO THE COMMON CORE:
EASIER THAN YOU THINK
with Laura Healy, Media Specialist, Randall Carter Elementary, Wayne, NJ AND
and Dr.Margarete Ronnet, Director, Classroom Products, Follett School Solutions
WWW.FOLLETTLEARNING.COM     @FOLLETTLEARNING
LISTEN HERE
SPECIAL ED ADMINISTRATION
CASE Executive Director Luann Purcell is our guest
regarding DC’s outlook for special education and recent Hybrid Conference
Presented by Walden University at http://www.waldenu.edu
LISTEN HERE:
 
WHAT 21st CENTURY LEARNING REALLY MEANS
Author Rob King  and “Science and Leadership” Expert Oliver Schinkten on creative teaching
and engaging students
Presented by Zaner – Bloser,  www.zaner-bloser.com
LISTEN HERE:
Check out Zaner-Bloser’s blog post about the show at
 
 
TCEA
Jennifer Bergland , Director of Gov’t Relations
reviews the recent TCEA conference.
Presented by Zaner- Bloser at http://www.zaner-bloser.com
LISTEN HERE:
 
Reading…The Teachable Moment and a Sea Change in Access
Talking digital access for your students.with IRA’d Dan Mangan and Capstone’s Lynn Walker
Presented by MyON Reader at http://www.thefutureinreading.com
LISTEN HERE
 
 
 
THE NATIONAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP COUNCIL 25TH ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE  4/9-4/12 ,2014
THE ANNUAL SERVICE LEARNING CONFERENCE AND THE GENERATOR SCHOOL NETWROK
with NYLC”s Amy Meuers
Presented by PITSCO Edcuation at http://www.pitsco.com
LISTEN HERE

 

THE INTERNATIONAL READING ASSOCIATION

University of Maryland Professor John Guthrie on

Common Core and Literacy

Presented by MyON Reader AT  www.thefutureinreading.com

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/03/13/the-international-reading-association-student-engagement-and-common-core

 

Using Test Questions for More Personalized Assessment and Learning

with edWeb founder and CEO, Lisa Schmucki, and her special guest, Dan Levin, President and Founder of EducAide Software

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/03/14/using-test-questions-for-more-personalized-assessment-and-learning

TRANSITIONING SPECIAL ED STUDENTS TO COLLEGE

CEC author Elizabeth Hamblet, Part 2

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY

LISTEN HERE

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/03/14/special-education-the-transition-to-college

 

WORKING TOGETHER TO IMPROVE LITERACY
with NCTE’s Executive Director Kent Williamson
and Catherine Awsumb Nelson, Ph. D
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by Heinemann Publishing (WWW.HEINEMANN.COM)
 
 
ASCD AUTHOR TONY FRONTIER
“Five Levers to Improve Learning:
How to prioritize for powerful results In your School
Presented by Follett Learning and ‘Project Connect”
LISTEN HERE:
 
 
 
THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21st CENTURY SKILLS
P21  at SXSW: Bringing 21st Century Skills to Life
Helen Soule, Executive Director at P21 is our guest
Presented by Follett K-12 Education
LISTEN HERE:
 
ASCD AUTHORS MICHAEL OPITZ & MICHAEL FORD
Engaging Minds in the Classroom: 
The Surprising Power of Joy
Presented by Capstone Digital’s myON Reader
LISTEN HERE:
 
 
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECONDARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS: NASSP

 NASSP-Virco 2014 National Assistant Principal of the Year Courtney Voshell, of Dover (DE) HS

plus a look at  National Asst Principals Week March 31-April 4.

Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING  www.fundsforlearning.com   @ffl

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/03/06/nassp-virco-2014-national-assistant-principal-of-the-year-courtney-voshell

 

THE COUNCIL FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN;CEC

with special guest Elizabeth Hamblet, author of the book

“7 Steps for Success: High school to College Transition Strategies for Students with Disabilities.”

LISTEN HERE:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/03/07/7-steps-for-success-hs-to-college-transition-for-challenged-students

Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY

 
COMMON CORE: The Transition in Pinellas County FL
Special Guest: Laurel Rotter ,
Pinellas County Elementary Math Supervisor
LISTEN HERE:
Presented by MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE
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FEBRUARY 2014
 School Libraries
It’s not about Libraries. It’s about Learning”
Administrators, Teachers, Librarians.. listen to a lively round table table discussion with Susan Ballard, Gail Dickinson and AASL Executive Director , my favorite ‘Mainer” , Sylvia Knight Norton, currently residing in summery Chicago.
Presented by FOLLETT  (www.follettlearning.com and @follettlearning)
 
CONNECTED EDUCATORS: THE JOYS OF TEACHING MIDDLE SCHOOL WITH AN EMPHASIS ON SOCIAL STUDIES
My new best frind, Dr Hilary Copnklin of DePaul University was just named the Smartbrief’s Editor’s Choice Award Winner for her excellent article about what Middle School teaching is about. She teaches future social studies teachers specifically and she laughs at all my jokes.You’ll love this show
Presented by SMARTBRIEF at www.smartbrief.com  and www.smartblogs.com/education.
 
THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION : SCHOOL BOARD ADVOCACY  with

David A. Pickler, President of the National School Boards Association and member of Tennessee’s Shelby County Board of Education.

ROUSING THE PUBLIC FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/25/the-national-school-boards-association-school-board-advocacy

Presented by  FUNDS FOR LEARNING http://www.fundsforlearning.com    @FFL

MID LEVEL EDUCATION
MARCH IS MID LEVEL EDUCATION MONTH
I could make a joke and say its only from the 4th to the 8th….but I won’t
Our good friend Dru Tomlin, AMLE Director of Mid Level Services is our guest. Time to celebrate  as the TV show says, “The Middle”.
Presented by Zaner Bloser  www.zanerbloser.com. One of  the leading publishers of Education Materials for K-8…and a good Ohio neighbor of AMLE
 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/26/amle-assoc-for-mid-level-education-march-is-mid-level-educ-month
 
PROJECT CONNECT :Superintendents and librarians  leading teachers and students  through the digital educational transformation. Todd Litzsinger and two panel members from Project Connect discuss the future of the school librarian and what the panel is doing.
Presented by FOLLETT at  www.follettlearning.com/projectconnect

NSTA. THE NATIONAL SCIENCE TEACHER’S ASSOCIATION.

Inquiring Scientists , Inquiring Readers..the integration of Science and Literacy in an age of Common Core.

Presented by Wildlife Acoustics @ http://www.wildlifeacoustics.com. Want to see a really cool science product..check it out!
HELPING GED STUDENTS TO POST SECONDARY SUCCESS
 
 
T.H.E. Journal’s Innovator of the Month,
 Editor Chris Piehler is back  with Ms Jennifer Anderson,iPAD U Teacher from Heritage E-STEM Magnet School
in MN on TECH PROJECTS THAT SUPPORT BIG IDEAS.
Presented by EDWEB.NET

 

THE SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT’S ASSOCIATION, AASA …
 
TAKING IT TO CAPITOL HILL with Superintendents Josh Starr, Montgomery County (MD) Public Schools; Patrick Murphy, Arlington County (VA) Public Schools; and Jose Torres, School District U-46, (ILL). Superintendents from some of the nation’s highest-performing schools are calling on Members of Congress to establish a new approach for the next generation of school accountability. In forming a network, or “consortium,” these school system leaders brought their proposal to Capitol Hill earlier this month to share their vision with elected officials in an effort to improve federal education policy.      
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING  at http://www.fundsforlearning.com. Twitter @ffl

 

AUSTRALIA VISITS: AUTHOR ANDREW WEILER LIVE ; STRATEGIES IN LANGUAGE LEARNING
THE AUTHOR OF LANGUAGE LEARNING UNLOCKED; BESIDES THE OBVIOUS GREAT STUFF , HE’LL TELL US WHAT A BILLABONG REALLY IS.
 
LITERACY LEARNING, THE myON READER AND THE MUSCOGEE (CREEK) NATION
I cannot say enough as to importance of America’s Indian Education Programs This project creates access to thousands of digital books so their youngest students learn to read. Our guests are First Lady Frances Tiger  and Dr Wayne Johnson of The Muscogee nation Department of Education , in Okmulgee, OK
THANK YOU, LYNN AT myON READER…GREAT SHOW
SmartBrief Education: Connected Teaching and Learning.
 The primary topic for discussion will be Smartbrief’s new Editor’s Choice Content Award, a monthly content feature published on SmartBlog on Education in collaboration with SmartBrief on EdTech. Plus  other social media outreach initiatives, including the launch of the Connected Teaching and Learning Community on edWeb. 
 
EDUCATING YOUNG CHILDREN: THANKING AND CELEBRATING  EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS  with NAEYC
Peter Pizzolongo, just back from Australia: all  about The Week of the Young Child and a bit on NAEYC’sdupcoming Professional Devlopment Institute.
Presented by Walden University (waldenu.edu)
 

NSPRA:  COMMUNICATING THE COMMON CORE

NSPRA’s Rich Bagin is joined by consultant Jim Dunn , NSPRA’s Sr, Consultant for Common Core Communication for School Districts
Sponsored by SCHOOLREACH (WWW.SCHOOLREACH.COM &CYBERBULLYHOTLINE.COM)
 
 
ACTE VISITS : CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION…IT’S CTE MONTH
The heart of STEM Education, we’ll celebrate CTE and talk about upcoming events.
Presented by PITSCO ( WWW.PITSCO.COM    @PITSOED )

EDUCATIONAL APPS AND YOUR STUDENTS

Helping teachers and parents find the best apps out there….quickly and easily…like Consumer Reports. with Karen Mahon of Balefire Labs.

PRESENTED BY CAPSTONE myON Reader

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/21/educational-apps-for-you-and-your-students

THE UPDATE ON ED TECH 
FROM FETC & TCEA WITH DR. KAREN BILLINGS
Presented by MMS Education

 

 

​ACCOMMODATING FIRST GENERATION STUDENTS IN POST SECONDARY EDUCATION
An important show for all senior high teachers and counselors as well those in administration of student affairs at schools and universities. Our guest in NASPA President Kevin Kruger​.
 

 

​COSN :THE CONSORTIUM ​for  SCHOOL NETWORKING

CoSN ​ and  AASA – The School Superintendents Association – and Gartner, Inc. are spearheading, ​the initiative ​ called “Closing the Gap – Turning Data Into Action.” ​. CoSN’s Keith Krueger and Ann  Ware are our  guest​s.

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/13/school-networking-with-cosn

PRESENTED BY LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS  wwwlightspeedsystems.com

Presented by ​LIGHTSPEED SYSTEMS

 
YOUR NATIONAL PARKS AND EDUCATION INITIATIVES FOR YOUR CLASSROOM
Our series continues with The National Park Service. Our guest this time is Linda Rosenblum , Education Program manager at the NPS currently at ‘THE BROWN VS. BOARD OF EDUCATION’ Historic Site  in Topeka, KS.​
 
 
EDWEB.NET PRESENTS: 
‘HELPING PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS CONNECT WITH REAL WORLD PRACTITIONERS’.
Edweb.net founder Lisa Schmucki never disappoints and this show is no exception, Our guest with Lisa will be Karen Collias,
founder of Knowledge without Borders.org

ASCD’s Meg Cohen on The ASCD Forum & #ASCDEdSpace

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/03/ascd-the-conference-the-ascd-forum-and-ascdedspace

 

ASCD AUTHOR  and Student Centered Educator MARK BARNES  with a pre-ASCD conference view.

Presented by FOLLETT at http://www.follett.com, http://www.follettlearning.com, http://www.follettchallenge.com

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/04/mark-barnes-an-ascd-author-on-the-ascd-conference

SXSW EDU

 Ron Reed and Greg Rosenbaum, the producers of SXSWedu, an innovations in learning event held every March in Austin, Texas. This year the event will occur March 3-6, immediately before SXSW Interactive, Film and Music.

Presented by  SMARTBRIEF http://www.smartbrief.com/education and MIND RESEARCH INSTITUTE  (mind research.net)

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/02/05/sxsw-edu-the-coolest-conference

NACCTEP :EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAMS  AT COMMUNITY COLLEGES

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/highereducationtalkradio/2014/02/06/early-childhood-teacher-preparation-education-in-community-colleges

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JANUARY 2014
ASCA’s  SCHOOL COUNSELOR OF THE YEAR
Congrats to our guest, Robin Zorn from Mason Elementary, Duluth GA
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY, http://www.waldenu.edu
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THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES  withTEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Dr. Sophia.S.L. Marshall. Ass’t Professor at Tougaloo State in Tougaloo, MS and President Elect of NACCTEP is our guest
Presented by WALDEN UNIVERSITY http://www.waldenu.edu
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 EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCIES:
AESAFrom the Apple Capitol of America, Wenatchee WA, ..
Richard McBrideIncoming President of AESA and Supt of North Central ESA in America’s Apple Capitol
Co-Presented by ENSEMBLE VIDEO  at http://www.ensemblevideo.com and SKYWARD at http://www.skyward.com
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 DIFFERENTIATED INSTRUCTION WITH AUTHOR CAROL TOMLINSON
Carol is the Chair of Educational Leadership at UVA’s Curry School of Education
Presented by FOLLETT at http://www.follettlearning.com
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AASA ON NUTRITION, CHILDREN’S HEALTH, HUNGER AND OBESITY
with AASAs Summer Kriegshauser and AZ Superintendents. Dr Jeffrey Smith and  Dr Kristen Rex
Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING at http://www.fundsforlearning .com
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FETC PREVIEW
Jen Womble, conference director will be with for a preview of this Orlando event
Presented by SKYWARD at http://www.skyward.com : great adminsitrative software
 THE PARTNERSHIP FOR 21ST CENTURY SKILLS:
P21The Exemplar Program with guest P21 Communications Director, Tatyana Warrick
Co- Presented by Follett and Mind Research Institute
A VISIT WITH DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION MAGAZINE
JD Solomon, Editorial Director of this key magazine and conference producer
with Richard O’Neill, president of Renaissance School Services
 CONNECTED EDUCATORS WITH TOM WHITBY and guest Steve AndersonOUR CONTINUING SERIES
Presented by Funds for Learning at http://www.fundsforlearning.com
SCHOOL HEALTH WITH THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES
Executive Director Donna Mazyck on advocacy plans and legislative agenda for 2014
Presented by Magnus Health @www.magnushealth,com
Dr Mary Lou Gavin , Sr. Medical Editor on free, doctor-approved health education resources for schools
.Presented by Magnus Health @www.magnushealth.com
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLSTHE PLACE OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS 2014
Presented by SCHOOLREACH at http://www.schoolreach.com &
CYBERBULLY HOTLINE  @www.cyberbullyhotline.com
http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/24/the-place-of-independent-schools-in-2014 THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN EDUCATORS & NATIONAL SCHOOL CHOICE WEEKAlix Freeze, AAE Director of Advocacy, is our guestPresented by SMARTBRIEFhttp://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/24/school-choice-week-and-the-american-association-of-educators 
 
​ELEMENTARY SCIENCE EDUCATION
​NSTA authors Karen Ansberry and Emily Morgan on “Picture Perfect Science​”
Presented by Aqua Phoenix Education at http://www.aquaphoenixeducation.com

 

T.H.E. JOURNAL’S INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

Ed Tech is always fun with Chris Piehler ​( who laughs at all my jokes) ​and the Journal’s monthly ​innovator in education;

​Forsyth Cty GA Coordinator of Instructional Technology Tim Clark
​SPECIAL EDUCATION: CEC and Professional Development
​The CEC Conference is in April in Philly, my hometown.
Time to start planning for a great professional development experience.
Presented by Walden University at http://www.waldenu.edu

 

 

​COSN (Consortium for School Networking): The International Delegation to Portugal
Portu’GAL’s Irene Spero, COSN’s Chief Strategy Officer,my buddy Paula Maylahn, and President of e-Luminosity Denise Atkinson -Shorey are joined with a guy, Mike Jamerson of Columbus Indiana’s Bartholomew Consolidated School..for a report on the journey.
Presented by Lightspeed Systems at http://www.lightspeedsystems.com
 
 

“Engaging Students and Making Your Library More Valuable with eBooks”

Join us for this informative show on ways to make your library more valuable with 24/7 access to ebooks, and how to build student engagement. Ann Fondren, who ran the ebook program at Spotsylvania,​VA PSD, for many years, and Mitch Coulter from Follett School Solutions, will discuss how you can integrate ebooks as instructional tools that facilitate lesson-based interactions between teachers and students. These industry pros will explore implementation, challenges and obstacles, promotion, getting teachers on board, and how you can make econtent a valuable resource for curriculum development and instruction. 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/15/engaging-students-and-making-your-library-more-valuable-with-ebooks

Learn more at http://www.follettlearning.com or http://www.aboutfollettebooks.com and http://www.follettshelf.com

 

TITLE ONE: THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND THE DISTINGUISHED SCHOOLS PROGRAM 2014
Dr.Rich Long brings with him Margaret MacKinnon,Incoming President of the National Title I Association
 
MEASURING ACADEMIC GROWTH
with Jason Mendenhall of NWEA and David Young, Ass’t Supt. for KY’s Boyle County Public Schools

 

​THE E RATE FILING WINDOW IS NOW OPEN. HOW EL PASO MAKES IT WORK
Get every dollar you deserve for school connectivity. Our guest is Cathy Cuzan,
President of Funds for Learning, the E rate consultants to schools and libraries and special guest Jeesica Herrera,
Director of Network Services for El Paso ISD.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

AASA: THE ‘CLOSING THE GAP’  TOOLKIT

featuring AASA’s ( The Supt’s Association) Vera Turner with special guest , Dr David Browne, Superintendent, Randolph Township NJ and Ms. Sharnell Jackson , President of Data Driven Innovations Consulting

WHY WORKING WITH DATA MAKES FOR BETTER INSTRUCTION THAT IMPACTS THE BOTTOM LINE OF LEARNING FOR YOUR STUDENTS

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/06/the-closing-the-gap-professional-toolkit-from-aasa-for-school-supts

Presented by FUNDS FOR LEARNING  (www.fundsforlearning.com)

 

T.H.E. JOURNAL’S INNOVATOR OF THE MONTH

Ed Tech is always fun with Chris Piehler and the Journal’s monthly genius in innovative education; this time with Superintendent Randy Moczygemba of New Braunfels TX ISD.

How a Tech Savvy Superintendent got the town and teachers on board with 1 to 1 learning

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/06/ed-tech-the-journal-and-the-innovator-of-the-month

TCEA..SHOW PREVIEW AND MORE 

Even more Texas…..Bruce Ellis , TCEA Director of Professional Development is our guest. That’s what the conference is…… Educational professional development with great music. Welcome to Austin.As we like to say, regarding great conference’s ….Austin “powers’

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/01/07/tcea-and-professional-development-the-tcea-conference

Presented by Follett @www.follett.com. Tweeting @Follettlearning

 

FLIPPED LEARNING :OPEN HOUSES ON DIGITAL LEARNING DAY

My favorite doctor since Kildare, the one and only Kari Arfstrom, Executive Director of the Flipped Learning Network brings with her, Troy Faulkner, F.M.E, Flipped Math Educator from warm and sunny Byron , MN. Hot topic these days. Listen and Learn how t