Keystone Education Radio
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The purpose of this podcast will be to spotlight current issues affecting public education in Pennsylvania through the words of featured education experts and contributors. Keystone Education Radio is a monthly podcast providing you with an entertaining and informative look at education.
||CleanEphrata Area students aim higher through Attollo program experience||In this episode of Keystone Education Radio, we travel to Ephrata Area School District (Lancaster Co.) to talk to students, staff and administrators involved in their Attollo Recruit program, an innovative program supporting equity in the district.||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEquity in Pennsylvania schools||In this episode of Keystone Education Radio, PSBA CEO and podcast host Nathan G. Mains talks about equity with Dr. Heather Bennett Esq., PSBA’s director of Equity Services. Dr. Bennett clarifies the difference between equality and equity,||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPennsylvania students learn the value of giving back||Community service is an important educational component for Pennsylvania school districts. For students, successful community outreach, or “service learning,” is an extra opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of his or her own skills while se||1/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInnovative education leadership in Pennsylvania; educator-author Nadia Lopez on education equity||Recorded live at this year’s annual School Leadership Conference, podcast host Nathan Mains first talks with the winners of the newly created Pennsylvania Education Innovation Awards, which seeks to recognize innovative leadership in public school boa||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDistrict’s multifaceted approach to backpack program yields greater reach||This episode takes listeners to Williamsport Area High School for an in-depth discussion about their backpack program. The school provides a bag of nonperishable food at the end of each week for participating students to take home and eat when school m.||10/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEffective program takes summer learning to where the kids are||In this episode, host Nathan Mains travels to Berks County to visit an innovative summer learning program,Teachers in the Parks. Nathan talks with program creator Matthew Hathaway, a fourth-grade teacher from Exeter Twp. School District,||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStudent nutrition: Middletown Area’s summer lunch program||In this episode, field reporter Steve Robinson and Tony Colemire, Middletown Area’s school nutrition program coordinator, talk about a major student health issue: summer nutrition. In Pennsylvania, recent estimates show that at least half of all schoo||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocusing learning through Mindfulness; uniting school and community through bocce||In this episode, host Nathan Mains talks with Karen Krisch, principal of Bellefonte Elementary School in Centre Co., to learn how staff, teachers and students are using mindfulness practices to focus learning and create a culture of kindness.||6/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoA look behind the ‘State of Education’ report; Karns City students use sports coaching technology to refine music performance, technique||In the latest episode, PSBA’s Nathan Mains talks with Andy Christ, PSBA’s education policy analyst – the gentleman behind the data presented in the recently released “State of Education” report. In the second half of the program,||5/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLeague classifications and other changes in school athletics; Open Minds engineering competition||In this episode, PSBA’s Nathan Mains talks with PIAA Executive Director Robert Lombardi about changes in athletics, including new league classifications that contributed to near-record attendance at this year’s basketball tournament,||4/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|