By Lynn Fuini-Hetten and Randy Ziegenfuss
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Our goal is to engage you in learning, motivate you to share your work, and inspire you to lead for the change we need in schools for the digital age!
||CleanSeason 3: Episode 5 – The Formative Five with Tom Hoerr [Podcast]||Today we are speaking with Tom Hoerr who wrote the Formative Five: Fostering Grit, Empathy, and other Success Skills Every Student Needs. Thomas R. Hoerr retired after leading the New City School in St. Louis, Missouri,||2/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 3: Episode 4 – Now That’s a Good Question: How to Promote Cognitive Rigor Through Questioning with Erik Francis [Pod||In this episode, we are speaking with Erik Francis, author of Now That’s a Good Question: How to Promote Cognitive Rigor Through Questioning. Erik is the owner and lead professional education specialist for Maverik Education LLC,||1/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 3: Episode 3 – Education to Better their World with Marc Prensky [Podcast]||In this episode, we are speaking with Marc Prensky, author of Education to Better the World: Unleashing the Power of 21st-Century Kids. Marc, you may remember, coined the term “digital native” in 2001. He is currently the founder and Executive Directo||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 3: Episode 2 – Building a Common Understanding of the 4Cs||In this episode, we are talking about the 4Cs. In our last episode, we talked about building a shared understanding of our vision. Onr focus this school year is to build a shared understanding of the 4Cs. In this podcast, we introduce the 4Cs.||11/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 3: Episode 1 – Creating a Vision for Learning (Profile of Graduate/Learning Beliefs)||Today we are talking about the process we used during the 15-16 school year to uncover the uncommon dots in Salisbury Township School District. We are going to identify the stakeholders who contributed, review the process we implemented,||10/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 42 – Recharge with Summer Reading! [Podcast]||In this episode, we recapped our second season where we read many books in an effort to uncover the uncommon dots. In this podcast we want to encourage you to jump into one of these five themes and read something new this summer (or anytime)!||6/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 41 – Interview with Julie Adams – Game Changers [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Julie Adams. Julie, a National Board Certified Teacher and Educator of the Year, is an internationally respected and highly sought-after educational consultant who specializes in 21st century critical thinking,||6/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 40 – Interview with Denise Krebs & Gallit Zvi – Genius Hour [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi. Denise is the co-author of The Genius Hour Guidebook, and is in her 21st year of teaching with many diverse experiences! She has taught everything from Kindergarten to 8th grade in Ariz||5/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 39 – Interview with Bobbi Macdonald – City Neighbors in Baltimore, MD [Podcast]||In this episode we are talking to Bobbi Macdonald, Executive Director of the City Neighbors Foundation in Baltimore, MD. This is the second is a series profiling schools and school leaders working toward learner-centered models.||5/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 38 – Interview with Laura Fleming – Worlds of Making [Podcast]||In this episode we’re talking to Laura Fleming. Laura has been an educator in the state of New Jersey for 20 years. She has been both a classroom teacher and media specialist in grades K-8 and currently as a Library Media Specialist for grades 9-12.||5/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 37 – Interview with Bryan Goodwin – McREL [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Bryan Goodwin. Bryan is President & CEO at McREL International, a Denver-based nonprofit education research and development organization that serves educators across the US, the Pacific, and Australia.||5/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 36 – Interview with Bob Crumley – Superintendent, Chugach School District, Alaska [Podcast]||This is the first is a series of schools working toward student-centered, competency learning models. We’ve done many podcasts on personalizing and individualizing learning. With this series we want to amplify the practitioners’ voice,||5/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 35 – Interview with Jordan Pedraza – Remind, Inc. [Podcast]||Today, we are talking with Jordan Pedraza. After working at Google for five years, Jordan is currently head of community at Remind, Inc, an education technology startup in San Francisco that provides a messaging app for schools.||5/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 34 – Using Design Thinking to Develop Mindsets – Interview with Sabba Quidwai [Podcast]||Today, we are talking with Sabba Quidwai. As Director of Innovative Learning at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) and an Apple Distinguished Educator, Sabba works with faculty to redesign curriculum and support..||4/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 33 – Scannable Tech with Monica Burns [Podcast]||In this episode, we talk with Monica Burns. Monica is an edtech and curriculum consultant, Apple Distinguished Educator, founder of the website ClassTechTips.com and author of Deeper Learning with QR Codes and Augmented Reality: A Scannable Solution fo..||4/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 32 – Freedom to Learn – Interview with Will Richardson [Podcast]||In this episode, we talked with Will Richardson. A parent of two teenagers, Will has spent the last dozen years developing an international reputation as a leading thinker and writer about the intersection of social online learning networks and educati..||4/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2 : Episode 31 – 1-to-1 at Home – Interview with Jason Brand [Podcast]||In this episode, we enjoyed talking to Jason Brand. Jason is and psychotherapist and also author of 1:1 at Home: A Parent’s Guide to School Issued Laptops and Tablets. Written from the perspective of a family therapist who works to help families get to.||4/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2 : Episode 30 – Interview with Suzie Boss [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Suzie Boss. Suzie is a writer and educational consultant who focuses on the power of teaching and learning to improve lives and transform communities. Suzie has written several books about project-based learning and...||4/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 29 – Education Reimagined – Interview with Kelly Young [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking about Education Reimagined with Kelly Young. Kelly Young is the Director of Education Reimagined, an initiative of Convergence committed to accelerating the growth and impact of the learner-centered education movement.||4/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 28 – The Test – Interview with Anya Kamenetz||In this episode, we talked with Anya Kamenetz. Anya is author of three fascinating books on the future of education. Generation Debt, DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education ,||4/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 27 – The Gift of Failure – Interview with Jessica Lahey [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Jessica Lahey. Jessica is an educator, writer, and speaker. She is an English and writing teacher, correspondent for the Atlantic, commentator for Vermont Public Radio, and writes the “Parent-Teacher Conference” c||4/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 26 – Interview with Aaron Sams [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Aaron Sams. Aaron has been an educator since 2000. He operates the education consulting firm Sams Learning Designs, is an Adjunct Professor at Saint Vincent College, and serves as an advisor to TED-Ed.||3/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 25 – Most Likely to Succeed – Interview with Ted Dintersmith [Podcast]||In this episode, we are talking with Ted Dintersmith. After a career in venture capital, Ted Dintersmith is focused on issues at the intersection of innovation and education. He is funding and supporting a range of initiatives that seek to improve the ...||3/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 24 – Under New Management – Interview with David Burkus [Podcast]||In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from David Burkus author of The Myths of Creativity: The Truth About How Innovative Companies and People Generate Great Ideas and his latest book, Under New Management: How Leading Organizations Are Upend...||3/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2: Episode 23 – Flexible Learning Spaces – Interview with Ken Parliman||Today, we are talking with our Middle School Principal – Ken Parliman. Ken started his career in education as an 8th grade math teacher. He then transitioned into an instructional leadership role as a middle school math coach. A few years ago,||3/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Lynn and Randy have developed the perfect format for exploring trends and big ideas in exploration! This is a must-listen podcast for teachers at all stages in their career.
Great Inisghts for Thought Leaders
TLTalkRadio is a great podcast for learning new ideas and can be used as a focus group for your PLN. It is a must listen for teachers, leaders in ed, and those looking to grow in education!
Worth a Listen!
The TL Talk Radio podcast is a perfect long-form discussion of trends in education. Highly recommended!