Barrington 220 Podcast Network
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The Barrington 220 Podcast Network is a series of podcasts produced by Barrington 220 School District. The network is comprised of three separate podcast series. Elementary Insights is a discussion between superintendent Dr. Tom Leonard and various elementary students in the district. The Midpoint features a different board of education member each month discussing pertinent issues with middle school students. The 2:20 Update presents news stories of interest and relevance to the Barrington community, produced by journalism students from Barrington High School.
||CleanSpecial Edition- Steven Krasner||In a special All-Star edition of the Barrington 220 Podcast Network, students at Barrington Middle School-Station Campus enjoyed a recent visit with long-time Boston Red Sox sportswriter, Steven Krasner. Listen as the students ask Mr. Krasner about his ca||7 7 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Edition- Teen Suicide||In this special edition of the Barrington 220 Podcast Network, Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Tom Leonard, addresses the recent suicides of Barrington High School students and how the district is responding to these tragedies. To download the audio file,||18 6 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElementary Insights- Going Green 5/09||In the May edition of Elementary Insights, students from Roslyn Road Elementary School have an Earth Day conversation with Superintendent of Schools, Tom Leonard, about their efforts to conserve the environment at Roslyn Road, at home and throughout the s||22 5 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Barrington 2:20- 5/09||In the May edition of the Barrington 2:20, journalism students at Barrington High School report on a variety of stories, including federal stimulus monies, thrift store bargains, the “Dream Act” legislation and field hockey as a state-sanction||22 5 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midpoint-A Tribute 4/09||In the April edition of The Midpoint, students from Barrington Middle School-Prairie Campus have a conversation with retiring Board of Education members, Sam Oliver and Jeff Nordquist, about their years of service to the Barrington 220 School District.||7 4 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElementary Insights- Multicultural Conversation 3/09||In the March edition of Elementary Insights, students from Sunny Hill Elementary School have a conversation with Superintendent Tom Leonard about enrichment programs and cultural diversity at their school. To listen to the podcast, click on the play icon||9 3 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Barrington 2:20- 03/09||In the inaugural edition of The Barrington 2:20, Barrington High School journalism students report on a proposed nine-period schedule, the growing number of young athletes, student stress and economic woes. To listen to the podcast, click on the play ic||4 3 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midpoint-Strategic Plan 2/09||In the February edition of The Midpoint, eighth-grade students from Barrington Middle School-Station Campus have a conversation with the Board of Education president, Brian Battle, about the school district’s strategic planning efforts. To listen t||9 2 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElementary Insights-The Economy 1/09||In our January episode, fifth grade students from Hough Elementary School discuss the potential impact the current economy could have on the Barrington 220 school district with Dr. Tom Leonard, superintendent of schools. To listen to the podcast, click||25 1 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElementary Insights-Railroad Episode 12/08||In our pilot episode, third grade students from Arnett C. Lines Elementary School discuss the potential impact of railroad expansion on Barrington with Dr. Tom Leonard, superintendent of schools. To listen to the podcast, click on the play icon above.||18 1 2009||Free||View in iTunes|