16 episodes

A podcast on education-related topics with a blend of local and national conversations. The show is produced by the Ames Community School District in Ames, Iowa.

Amazing Education Podcas‪t‬ Ames Community School District

    • Education
    • 4.5 • 8 Ratings

A podcast on education-related topics with a blend of local and national conversations. The show is produced by the Ames Community School District in Ames, Iowa.

    #016 - Reflection on BLM Week with Dr. Anthony Jones

    #016 - Reflection on BLM Week with Dr. Anthony Jones

    On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Anthony Jones, Director of Equity for Ames Schools. We’re going to have an amazing conversation as we reflect on the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action that took place at the beginning of February.

    • 32 min
    #015 - Remote Learning with Mary Hard

    #015 - Remote Learning with Mary Hard

    On this episode, we are joined by 5th-grade elementary teacher, Mary Hard. We’re going to have an amazing conversation about teaching 100% online: how to prepare for it, what a typical day looks like, and the inherent challenges for teachers and students.

    • 28 min
    #014 - COVID-19 and Schools with Dr. Kathi Arnold

    #014 - COVID-19 and Schools with Dr. Kathi Arnold

    On this episode, we are joined by the Emergency Management Coordinator of Ames Public Schools, Dr. Kathi Arnold. We’re going to have an amazing conversation about the complexities that COVID-19 has had on schools and how she balances it all on the daily basis.

    • 25 min
    #013 - Civics Engagement with Kirstin Sullivan

    #013 - Civics Engagement with Kirstin Sullivan

    On this episode, we are joined by long time History and Government teacher Kristin Sullivan from Ames High School. We’re going to have an amazing conversation about the importance of engaging high school students in the election process and how to be an informed voter. 

    • 29 min
    #012 - Racial Injustice with Dr. Anthony Jones

    #012 - Racial Injustice with Dr. Anthony Jones

    On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Anthony Jones, Director of Equity for Ames Schools. We’re going to have an amazing conversation about racial injustice and how professional development and conversations of race can be embedded within school districts.

    • 33 min
    #011 - Talking Equity with Dr. Anthony Jones

    #011 - Talking Equity with Dr. Anthony Jones

    On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Anthony Jones, Director of Equity for Ames Schools. We’re going to have an amazing conversation about what equity means in education and why it needs to be a focus for school districts.

    • 27 min

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