Episodes

Nov. 15, 2020

Kevin Stoller: Creating More Engaging and Equitable Learning Environm…

My guest in this episode, Kevin Stoller, started in 2009 to help educators design better learning environments. He is the author…

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Nov. 2, 2020

Joshua Silverstein: Curating Personal and Powerful Learning

My guest is the incredible , an educator who is also a beatboxer, rapper, comedian and writer. In fact, he wrote, produced and pe…

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Oct. 19, 2020

Dr. Sam Fecich: Wisdom for Future, New and Not-so-New Teachers

On this episode my guest is the wonderful and kind, , the prolific author and host of the , which focuses on guiding preservice a…

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Oct. 5, 2020

Eradicating Racism in Education Part 3: Moving Forward

In the last part of this 3 part series, our panel - , , and - brings solid ideas for moving forward in trying to eradicate rac…

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Sept. 27, 2020

Eradicating Racism in Education Part 2: Telling Our Stories

In this second episode of the series, our panel - , , and , share their powerful and painful stories of personal experiences w…

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Sept. 21, 2020

Eradicating Racism in Education Part 1: Defining the Issues

Veteran educator Lacrecia Terrance co-produced and co-hosts with me our 3 part series with a prestigious panel of guest for what …

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Sept. 7, 2020

Ron Berger - Education is a Team Sport

my educational hero, joins me to talk about his new book, and presents some important and beautiful ideas about what education s…

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Aug. 24, 2020

Ben Talsma: Purpose and Project Based Learning

Today’s subject is all about making meaning with project-based learning . My guest today is the passionate and entertaining Ben T…

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Aug. 10, 2020

Mike Yates and Naphtali Bryant: Reinventing Schools

We are tackling some big, possibly controversial ideas in this episode. It’s all about calling into question everything we think …

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July 27, 2020

Hans Appel: Creating Class and School Communities Online and Onsite

As school’s are still debating, at least in most places, about whether to or how to safely open schools, and many have already co…

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July 13, 2020

Shoshana Sumka: Experiential Learning in Class, Outdoors, and Online

I have a great discussion with of about experiential learning with an added recent interview at the end that includes experient…

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June 29, 2020

A Changing World Demands Changing Education

Host Batsheva Frankel recreates her presentation, "What Do We Mean by 21st Century Education When the 21st Century Changes Dramat…

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June 15, 2020

John Bianchette: Why Kids Hate Math and How to Fix It

This episode on why kids hate math and what we can do about it features a conversation with John Bianchette of Mathnasium from Ja…

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June 1, 2020

Shannon Green and Vickita Bhatt - Going Gradeless: The Path Forward

My guests today, Shannon Green, Vickita Bhatt and Jim Hahn show how, now more than ever, we see the benefits of going gradeless. …

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May 4, 2020

In the International Trenches with Educators from Around the World

In this episode you will hear from educators around the world- in the United Kingdom, Japan, The Netherlands, Israel, Denmark, So…

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April 20, 2020

Liz Vogel: Facing History Helps Us Now

Today I speak with Liz Vogel from who gives us a snapshot of how to use history to strengthen our students and help them become …

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April 6, 2020

In the Trenches: Educators Reflect Respond Inspire

In this powerful episode, 12 educators in the trenches share their challenges, tips, tools and words of inspiration during this c…

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March 19, 2020

Monica Burns: No Fear Tech Talk

In this incredibly challenging time of new realities every day, I have put together a special episode with Educational Tech exper…

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March 8, 2020

Jesse Stommel and Sean Michael Morris: Why Robots Will Not Replace Te…

Two of my previous guests, and and I discuss digital pedagogy, bettering education, and why teachers will not be replaced by ro…

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March 6, 2020

Trailer: What is Overthrowing Education about?

If you want a quick taste of what's in store for you on Overthrowing Education, here it is!

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Feb. 23, 2020

Catlin Tucker: The Beauty of Balance with Blended Learning

Author and Blended Learning specialist makes a second appearance on this episode discussing her new book, and great ways to eng…

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Feb. 9, 2020

Nick Covington and Chris McNutt: Human Centered Learning

Featuring Nick Covington and Chris McNutt

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Jan. 26, 2020

Melissa Tomlinson-Don’t Test Me: Standardized Tests

Melissa Tomlinson a public education advocate leader in BATS –the Badass Teachers Association and I discuss the problems with sta…

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