Episodes

May 19, 2022

How Can You Know if Your SEL is Hitting the Target?

Christy Chappell, counselor at Boltz Middle School, and Karen Helfrich, administrator at High Plains K-8,  have found a resource …

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May 12, 2022

Unlocking the Learning Superpower of Music for Math

Dr. Lana Israel is a globally recognized learning expert and author, who has been helping people learn better for three decades. …

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May 5, 2022

Students At All Levels Become Published Authors and Get Fired Up Abou…

Duane Smith, English Department Chair at Byram Hills School District, and his middle school students couldn't wait to tell us abo…

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April 28, 2022

College and High School English Teachers Help Us Better Understand Co…

Joel Garza, High School English Teach in Dallas Texas, gives us an idea of how instruction has evolved and progressed in his clas…

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April 21, 2022

Integrated SEL for Teens and Tweens That Doesn’t Make Them Roll Their…

Vice Principal Emma Veltri, and  Principal Diana Herbst share the essential criteria for choosing a Social Emotional Learning Res…

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April 14, 2022

Mindfulness, Trauma and Teacher Burnout with EdSurge’s Jennifer Yoo-B…

EdSurge Voices of Change Writing Fellow, discusses how her own experience of trauma led her to the mindfulness practice that now …

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April 7, 2022

Staying Inspired to Inspire Your Students

Educators Rachel Steil, Lee Zientara, and Lela Goettl share their excitement about Learners Edge - the top quality, online, profe…

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March 31, 2022

Critical Race Theory: Sorting Facts and Fallacies

Award-winning Associate Editor of Education Week, Stephen Sawchuk, shares the history, misunderstandings, impact and legislation …

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March 24, 2022

Changing the Tune For Math Strugglers With Music Enhanced Learning

Math teacher and Department Head, Shirley Forehand, and Pre K-12 Math Supervisor Gary Petko, have not only seen engagement and te…

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March 17, 2022

Improving Accessibility for Students With Hearing Loss: Janice Lintz

Janice Lintz has become the go-to, global consultant and advocate for hearing access. She shares her inspiring story of working w…

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March 10, 2022

Equip Students to Critically Analyze Media Messages and Sources

Library Media Specialist, Sara Webb, shares how the Media Bias Chart and other resources from Ad Fontes Media, have equipped her …

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March 4, 2022

Dr. Christopher Steinhauser from Long Beach USD Reflects on Successes…

The Long Beach Unified Public School District regularly hosts visitors from all over the world, eager to learn from their success…

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Feb. 24, 2022

Cross-Content, Customized Project-Based Units have Revolutionized Lea…

Educators Jennifer Romer from Alaska, Shannon Heckelsmiller from Washington State, and Ashley Martinez-Doublin from Colorado, all…

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Feb. 17, 2022

Transformative Coaching Practices for Teacher Support, Efficacy & Ret…

Becca Silver is a teacher, coach, and founder of The Whole Educator. Her customized trainings are focused on fostering teacher bu…

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Feb. 10, 2022

Educator Marisa Curtis Shares Why Crandall ISD Students are Hitting S…

Instructional leader and curriculum team member, Marisa Curtis, from Crandall ISD in Texas, is excited to share the resource that…

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Feb. 3, 2022

International Expert, Lottie Dowling, Helps Us Understand Global Comp…

Lottie Dowling has worked for the last 20 years in education, as a school practitioner and professional learning leader on a glob…

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Jan. 27, 2022

Teachers Share the Content Specific, Standards-Based, Gamified Scienc…

Fifth grade teacher and instructional coach Amanda Borum says her students' science scores are higher than they've ever been, and…

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Jan. 25, 2022

INTRODUCING: Steven Miletto [Teaching, Learning, Leading K-12] with I…

Irshad Manji is a professor  at Oxford University’s Initiative for Global Ethics and Human rights and a New York Times bestsellin…

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Jan. 20, 2022

The Mentor Project Unites Students Around the World With The Brightes…

Deborah Heiser, an Applied Developmental Psychologist, is passionate about helping people leave a legacy and share their knowledg…

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Jan. 13, 2022

Primary Teachers Share Evidence-Based Success for Emerging Readers

Kindergarten teachers Allison Martinez and Kelly Spinks, share the challenge of engaging beginning readers in leveled, uninspired…

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Jan. 6, 2022

Ruth Gotian, PhD, Shares the Secrets of Optimizing Success, for Our S…

Dr. Ruth Gotian reveals the four characteristics that innovators, astronauts, olympic champions and Nobel prize winners share tha…

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Dec. 30, 2021

A Reading Intervention That Integrates CTE, SEL, 21st Century Skills,…

Kiwonda Riley, principal of South Flores College Prep, in San Antonio Texas shares how Read to Lead has created more collaborativ…

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Dec. 23, 2021

Renowned Speaker & Author Lois Letchford Shares Her Strengths-Based A…

Lois Letchford is a literacy problem solver, specializing in teaching students who struggle to read with creative, intuitive, str…

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Dec. 16, 2021

School Counselor, Patricia Bryant, Shares the Literacy Based SEL Sol…

School counselor, Patricia Bryant, has been working in education for 40 years and has seen a lot of programs come and go. She lov…

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