Episodes

May 6, 2019

Social Emotional Learning (Pt. 1): "The SEL Basics" with Krista Leh

Episode 42 In the first episode in a three-part mini series on Social Emotional Learning, I interviewed Krista Leh (@krista_leh)…

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April 29, 2019

Design Thinking For School Leaders with Alyssa Gallagher

Episode 41 In this episode, I interviewed Alyssa Gallagher (@am_gallagher), an educator, administrator, educational consultant, …

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March 18, 2019

The Veteran Rookie with Dr. Rick Jetter

Episode 40 In this episode, I interviewed Dr. Rick Jetter (@rickjetter), an educator, author, speaker, trainer, and education co…

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March 4, 2019

Educators as Connectors and Engagers with Mark Barnes

Episode 39 In this episode, I interviewed Mark Barnes (@markbarnes19), an educator, speaker, and best-selling author and publish…

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Feb. 18, 2019

Abuse and Unhealthy Relationships with Ashley Bendiksen

Episode 38 In this episode, I interviewed Ashley Bendiksen (@AshleyBendiksen), a national speaker, activist, and advocate. Ashle…

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Jan. 28, 2019

What We are Pondering in Education with Ryan McHale

Episode 37 In this episode, I interviewed Ryan McHale (@pondereducation), an English teacher from Massachusetts. Ryan and the ho…

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Jan. 14, 2019

EduMagic with Dr. Sam Fecich

Episode 36 In this episode, I interviewed Dr. Sam Fecich (@SFecich). We discuss Dr. Fecich’s book, “EduMagic, her work at the hi…

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Dec. 28, 2018

The Long and Short of It

Episode 35 In this episode, I recap the year, speak to the great success the podcast experienced in 2018, and discuss the import…

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Nov. 26, 2018

Promoting Lifelong Learning with Basil Marin

In this episode, I spoke with Basil Marin (@basil_marin), a fellow ASCD Emerging Leader and education administrator, about inspir…

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Nov. 13, 2018

Building a Culture of Optimism with Elizabeth Shaw

In this episode, I spoke with Elizabeth Shaw (@davineoptimism), a member of the team behind Davine Optimism, about building a cul…

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Oct. 22, 2018

"The Big Q in Edu" with Brad Shreffler

In this episode, I spoke with Brad Shreffler (@BradShreffler), host of the Planning Period podcast, about asking important questi…

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Oct. 8, 2018

STEM and Hashtags with Kyle Hamstra

In this episode, I spoke with Kyle Hamstra (@kylehamstra) about the importance of STEM education, leadership, and his work with n…

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Sept. 17, 2018

Podcasting and EdTech with Chris Nesi

In this episode, I spoke with Chris Nesi (@mrnesi) about educational podcasting, professional development and educational technol…

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Aug. 27, 2018

Follow Through

This episode is part three of a three-part summer mini series on educational leadership strategies. In the third episode in the s…

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July 23, 2018

Inspire and Empower

This episode is part two of a four-part summer mini series on educational leadership strategies. In the second episode in the ser…

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July 9, 2018

Find Your "Why"

This episode is part one of a four-part summer mini series on educational leadership strategies. In the first episode in the seri…

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June 25, 2018

Everyday Instructional Coaching with Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad

In this episode, I spoke with Dr. Nathan Lang-Raad @drlangraad about his role at WeVideo, student content creation, his book, "Ev…

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June 11, 2018

Design and Branding with Rabbi Michael Cohen

In this episode, I spoke with Rabbi Michael Cohen (@TheTechRabbi), designer and technologist, about design and branding, his upco…

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May 28, 2018

Innovation and StartEdUp with Don Wettrick

In this episode, I spoke with Don Wettrick, high school teacher and entrepreneur, about innovation and entrepreneurship, his book…

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May 14, 2018

Trending the Positive with Sean Gaillard

In this episode, I spoke with Sean Gaillard (@smgaillard), a middle school principal, about his leadership with spreading positiv…

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April 30, 2018

Mentorship & Professional Growth with Brian Costello

In this episode, I spoke with Brian Costello (@btcostello05), digital innovation specialist, author of the upcoming book, “The Te…

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April 16, 2018

Embracing Vulnerability with Jon Harper

In this episode, I spoke with Jon Harper, assistant principal and host of the “My Bad” podcast, about embracing vulnerability. Jo…

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April 2, 2018

Digital Citizenship with Dr. Marialice Curran and Curran Dee

In this episode, I spoke with Dr. Marialice Curran and her son Curran Dee, otherwise known as Curran Central. This mother-son tea…

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March 26, 2018

Journey to the Y in YOU with Dene Gainey

Episode 19 In this episode, I talk to educator and soon-to-be-author Dene Gainey about his upcoming book, “Journey to the Y in…

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