Episodes

Dec. 19, 2022

Fearless Schools with Doug Reeves

In this episode, Dr. Douglas Reeves, the author of more than 40 books and 100 articles on leadership and education, talks about his latest book, Fearless Schools: Building Trust and Resilience for Learning, Teaching, and Lead...

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Dec. 1, 2022

5-Gen Leadership with Mark White

In this episode, author, speaker, and former Ohio school superintendent Mark White discusses his new book, 5-Gen Leadership: Leading 5 Generations in Schools in the 2020s, as we now have five different generations - Baby Boom...

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Nov. 22, 2022

Be Great with Dwight Carter

In this episode, veteran Ohio school administrator, speaker, and author Dwight Carter shares insights from his new book, Be Great: Five Principles to Improve School Culture from the Inside Out , and breaks done a blueprint fo...

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Nov. 11, 2022

Let's Get Messy with Matt Miller

In this episode, author, speaker, and innovative tech-educator Matt Miller dives into several important topics that includes the state of education post-pandemic, why getting messy in the classroom is one of the true staples ...

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Oct. 27, 2022

Designing Schools with Sabba Quidwai

In this episode, Dr. Sabba Quidwai shares insights about her new educational documentary on Design Thinking in Schools. The Design39 campus in San Diego, California, serves as the backdrop for the film titled Designing School...

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Oct. 20, 2022

Prisms of Reality with Anurupa Ganguly

In this episode, Anurupa Gangoly, Founder and CEO of Prisms of Reality, talks about the challenges of traditional math instruction and shares the story of how she created an ed-tech company that is redefining the math learnin...

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Oct. 11, 2022

Crafting The Culture with Joe Sanfelippo

In this episode, author, speaker, and award-winning school superintendent Dr. Joe Sanfelippo, discusses his new book with Dr. Jeff Zoul, Crafting The Culture: 45 Reflections On What Matters Most , and shares insights on how s...

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Oct. 4, 2022

PBL Simplified with Ryan Steuer

In this episode, Ryan Steuer, author of PBL Simplified: 6 Steps to Move Project Based Learning from Idea to Reality , talks about the common myths and challenges many new teachers face when trying to implement PBL in the clas...

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Sept. 26, 2022

Street Data with Shane Safir & Jamila Dugan

In this episode, Shane Safir and Dr. Jamila Dugan, co-authors of Street Data: A Next-Generation Model for Equity, Pedagogy, and School Transformation, share insight from their best-selling book that teaches schools how to era...

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Sept. 19, 2022

United We Learn with Dr. Jason Glass

In this episode, Dr. Jason Glass, Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Education, shares his vision for public schools in Kentucky through the launch of a new statewide United We Learn initiative that's built around the...

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June 23, 2022

Envision Learning with Justin Wells

In this episode, Justin Wells, a deeper learning advocate and Executive Director of Envision Learning Partners, shares insights into how school districts are using innovative principles of deeper learning to design better per...

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June 10, 2022

Unconventional Leadership with Jessica Cabeen

In this episode, award-winning principal Jessica Cabeen shares the principles of Unconventional Leadership that includes putting people over position, taking big risks, and dispelling the myth that every school should have th...

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May 20, 2022

The Empowered Classroom with John Spencer

In this episode, former middle school teacher, best-selling author, and current college professor Dr. John Spencer shares insights from his work around design thinking, project-based learning, and deeper learning strategies t...

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May 4, 2022

Powerful Learning with Rachelle Dené Poth

In this episode, award-winning teacher, author, consultant and keynote speaker Rachelle Dené Poth shares practical strategies on how teachers can create a culture of sustained inquiry in the classroom by using choice boards, ...

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April 26, 2022

Coaching Teachers with Mike Rutherford

In this episode, author, speaker, and educational consultant Mike Rutherford shares his perspective on the art of teaching and how school principals can improve classroom observations and feedback to truly become instructiona...

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April 7, 2022

True Accountability with John Tanner

In this episode, educational writer and thought leader John Tanner shares insights on how his Benefits-Based Accountability Framework can help school districts make the shift from a Portrait of a Graduate to a true accountabi...

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March 31, 2022

On Your Mark with Tom Guskey

In this episode, long-time University of Kentucky professor Dr. Tom Guskey, an award-winning author on educational measurement, evaluation, assessment, grading, and professional learning, provides valuable insight into the ha...

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March 24, 2022

Learner-Centered Innovation with Katie Martin

In this episode, Dr. Katie Martin shares insights from her two books - Evolving Education: Shifting to a Learner-Centered Paradigm (2021) and Learner-Centered Innovation: Spark Curiosity, Ignite Passion and Unleash Genius (20...

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March 17, 2022

Redefining Student Success with Ken Kay & Suzie Boss

In this episode, Ken Kay and Suzie Boss provide insight on their new book, Redefining Student Success: Building a New Vision to Transform Leading, Teaching, and Learning , that provides a North Star to help school districts b...

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Aug. 18, 2021

Pushing Boundaries with Dr. Rick Jetter

In this episode, Dr. Rick Jetter, a long-time school administrator from New York, shares insights from his newly released #100StopSeries, a collection of books that begins with the 100 No-Nonsense Things that ALL Teachers Sho...

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July 22, 2021

Creating Modern Classrooms with Kareem Farah

In this episode, former high school Math teacher Kareem Farah talks about how an innovative Blended Learning model that started at Eastern High School in Washington, D.C. has now turned into The Modern Classrooms Project (MCP...

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July 14, 2021

Find Your "Googliness" with Jennie Magiera

In this episode, Jennie Magiera, a best selling author and Global Head of Education Impact at Google, shares insights on some exciting new changes coming to Google Classroom as part of the Anywhere School Initiative for 2021....

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July 6, 2021

EduDuct Tape with Jake Miller

In this episode, Jake Miller, host of the popular Educational Duct Tape Podcast, shares his philosophy on using technology as a tool to enhance learning, prompting educators to think differently about why they should add a ne...

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June 28, 2021

Leading Positive Schools with Jim Van Allan

In this episode, Dr. Jim Van Allan, Vice President of Schools for The Jon Gordon Companies, shares thoughts on how K-12 school leaders can create a more positive school culture through the Power of Positive Schools Program, a...

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