The Blueprint for Success with District-wide Virtual Learning
On today’s episode, we have the opportunity to speak with district leaders from Tucson Unified School District who are navigating the challenges and opportunities that a district-wide shift to online learning can bring.
A New Center Tunes in to Equity and Innovation
At the New Center for Inclusive Innovation, educators like Kimberly Smith are gathering creative ingenuity from communities across the country so it can more easily be shared among school leaders. They’re motivated by....
Reimagining Education in 2021
In this episode, we talk with Ariana Flewelling, an Education Strategist who provides collaboration and consulting on the use of Educational Technology and....
The Whole Child Approach: A Conversation with ASCD’s Sean Slade
In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Sean Slade, a global education leader, speaker, author, and policymaker with over 25 years of experience spanning....
The Future of EdTech: A Chat with Lisa Rowbotham
In this episode, we focus on education innovation in New Jersey, and we have the pleasure of chatting with Lisa Rowbotham, the Secondary ELA Supervisor for Passaic Public Schools who also runs....
Strategies for the Path Forward with Online Learning
In our latest podcast episode, we talk with Carl Hooker about his desire to see K-12 education become more like the 1989 movie Dead Poet’s Society. He believes...
Streamlining District-wide Communication: Best Practices from Tucson Unified School District
In our latest podcast episode of Opportunity Thrives, we had a chance to chat with Leslie Lenhart, the Communications Director for Tucson Unified School District in Tucson, Arizona. Leslie shares the district’s strategies...
Nonprofit Spotlight: Communities in Schools
On today's episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Shaunna Finley, an education expert, strategic partner and a curriculum developer and facilitator for Communities in Schools...
With Challenge Comes Opportunity: Dr. Adam Phyall Shares His Silver Linings
Dr. Adam Phyall, the Director of Technology and Media Services for Newton County School System in Newton, Georgia, joins us to share how his team is addressing this unusual time in education. He was recently recognized as one of the...
Lessons Learned During the Pandemic
On today's episode, we chat with Dr. Monica Burns, a former New York City school district teacher, Apple Distinguished Educator, and the Founder of ClassTechTips.com. Monica was part of her school’s leadership team and was...