SUPPORTING EQUITY & SOCIAL JUSTICE FOR GIFTED MINORITY & UNDER-REPRESENTED STUDENTS
An NAGC show with a vision to champion under-represented groups for Gifted learning NAGC Board member Tarek Grantham, from the Dept of Ed Pych at the University of GA and NAGC past-President Sally Krisel from Hall County Schools in Gainesville,GA are our guests
SOLVING THE CHALLENGE OF HIRING VIRTUAL TEACHERS
I have a feeling it’s here to stay. Yes, Virtual Education is just beginning and to help districts discover what they need to know in hiring teachers who know how to teach virtually, we have Dr Michael Robinson of Proximity Learning
RHODE ISLAND’S COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION VISITS
Meet Angellica Infante-Green is the first woman of color and Latina to serve in this position. Some interesting ideas and programs from the little state that does!
THE IMPACT OF COVID 19 ON
Our friends at Texthelp have partnered with ImpactEd on a study to examine COVID’s impact. We’ll discuss the key takeaway date with Jason Carroll of Texthelp.
CREATIVE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR AMERICA’S AGING SCHOOLS
Listen to expert Tracy Richter of HPM , a facilities planning organization on alternatives for school funding and planning and how COVID affects the future of facilities planning in education
Johns Hopkins Education Professor and good friend Dr. Carey Borkoski on creating a process and prioritizing needs for all students based on what we have learned in these troubling times.
HOW RELATIONSHIPS AND CULTURE SUPPORTED SUSTAINABLE SUCCESS THRU A PANDEMIC
We’ll visit with principal Tom Schroeder and Vice Principal Vicki Flournoy at Florida’s Margate Elementary School, a Curriculum Associates Exemplar school. It all paid off when the pandemic hit.
RACE AND EQUITY IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LEADERSHIP
Our guest is the current president of The National Association of Elementary School Principals NAESP, Ms Kimbrelle Barbosa Lewis who also serves as Chair of their National Task Force on Race and Equity
LOOKING AT THE LEARNING JOURNEY OF STUDENTS
We welcome the President of the Learning Division at ACT Jonell Sanchez where they recently launched a new program called MOSAIC to look at and assess the learning journey of any individual.
TEACHER EVALUATION AS A GROWTH PROCESS
Meet author and thought leader Dianna Whitlock on how proper teacher evaluation can make all the difference to the success rate of administrators and classroom teachers…and have a great impact on student success as well.
TRAUMA INFORMED APPROACHES TO STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH DURING COVID 19
Listen to renowned expert Dr Isiah Pickens with his remote learning tips on managing student stress, your own stress and creating even more inclusive classrooms in this tough environment. He has developed a new program for educators which we will discuss in detail for Presence Learning.