May 23, 2022

A Special Announcement About the Fauxsie Awards

Since every episode starts with a fauxmercial - a commercial parody about fake educational products we wish were real - So New Le…

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May 16, 2022

Beyond STEAM: Blending All Subjects for Better Learning

My special guest is an educational tech expert, IT superstar and STEAM teacher, Yossie Frankel (and he’s also my husband!). I fin…

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May 2, 2022

Deborah Farmer Kris: The Power of Play, Awe and Awesome SEL

In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness Month, I invited longtime educator and author, Deborah Farmer Kris as my guest to o…

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April 18, 2022

Easy Ways to Overthrow Outmoded Education

In this episode, the tables are turned.  I was a guest on Shane Lawrence’s The Ed Podcast and we talked about so many important w…

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April 4, 2022

Jacob Johnson: How to Go Gradeless

Jacob Johnson, aka Grade Slayer shares his continuing journey on going gradeless and gives help for any teacher who wants to star…

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March 20, 2022

Matt Miller: Level Up Learning

On this episode I welcome back amazing educator and author, Matt Miller. After this episode, check out his appearance way back on…

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March 7, 2022

Shane Lawrence: Reflection, Wisdom, and Practical Ideas

Shane Lawrence, veteran educator, and the long-time host of The Ed Podcast shares some wisdom he has learned and gained from all …

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Feb. 27, 2022

DISCOVER Assessment Mini Episode 2

For this series, on each mini-episode, I share one quick idea that can be applied to any subject. Some of them you may have alrea…

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Feb. 20, 2022

Katie White: Student Success with Self-Assessment

On this episode I have an incredibly insightful and super practical conversation with veteran educator and author Katie White. Pe…

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Feb. 7, 2022

Barbara Heller: Generate Wellbeing, Focus and Creativity with Mindful…

My guest, Barbara Heller, and I discuss how to integrate mindful meditation into your class routine to help your students feel ce…

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Jan. 24, 2022

Matthew Woods: Leadership in Our Burned-Out Times

My guest is educational leader Matthew Woods, host of the podcast Leading Out of the Woods. Our discussion covers a lot of differ…

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Jan. 9, 2022

Kayhan Ali: Students Driving Change

As educators and parents, we need to listen more to what students are voicing about education. While I hope to have more students…

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Dec. 27, 2021

Tara Raju: Create a No Place for Hate Space

Tara Raju, of the Mountain Region of the Anti-Defamation League, tells me all about an incredible resource for schools to create …

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Dec. 20, 2021

DISCOVER Assessments Mini-Episode

This is the first in a series of mini-episodes that share ideas about the creative and authentic assessments I call DISCOVER asse…

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Dec. 12, 2021

How to Stop Student Cheating and Promote Better Learning

In this episode, I address a major problem all educators can attest to: Cheating. It’s always been a serious issue, but the solut…

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Nov. 28, 2021

Rachel Creeger: How Parents (and Comedians) Can Help Overthrow Educat…

On this episode, Rachel Creeger, a passionate parent and stand-up comic who has been advocating for better education in the UK, j…

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Nov. 15, 2021

Matt Barnes: Radically Redefining Learning and Success

Matt Barnes, podcast host and founder of started the Global Education Movement, so that educators and parents can team up to crea…

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Oct. 31, 2021

Zaynab Baalbaki: Creating Transformative Schools

On this episode, Zaynab Baalbaki joins me. She is a passionate educator who is truly working on and supporting others in overthro…

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Oct. 18, 2021

Jake Miller: Growing Your EdTech Integration Mindset

In this episode amazing educator and Ed Tech sage Jake Miller, host of the podcast Educational Duct Tape, and I discuss some grea…

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Oct. 4, 2021

Nadav Zeimer: Overthrowing Transcripts and Standardized Tests

I have a pretty radical guest today, Nadav Zeimer, an educator with a strong background in education and digital media, who is de…

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Sept. 20, 2021

Mealey & Tudisco: Curating a Collegial Base for Better Teaching

In this really informative and fairly goofy episode, I chat with my Edu podcaster friends, William Mealey and Christopher Tudisco…

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Sept. 6, 2021

Charles Williams: Challenging and Changing Current Narratives in Educ…

In this episode, veteran educator and podcast host and I have a great conversation about the work we need to do to create true e…

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Aug. 23, 2021

Loui Lord Nelson: Using Universal Design for Learning

This episode celebrates Overthrowing Education’s 2nd anniversary with Universal Design for Learning expert educator and author . …

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Aug. 9, 2021

Clement Townsend: Media Arts Help Students Inform, Inspire and Impact

My guest on this episode is Clement Townsend who helps schools and teachers integrate media arts into their programs and lessons.…

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