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A 20-minute podcast featuring professors, K-12 teachers, and friends of Hillsdale College, all speaking about classical education—what it is, why it’s still relevant today, and what makes it unique. Hosted by Scot Bertram.

Hillsdale College Classical Education Podcast Hillsdale College Classical Education Podcast

    • Education
    • 5.0, 9 Ratings

A 20-minute podcast featuring professors, K-12 teachers, and friends of Hillsdale College, all speaking about classical education—what it is, why it’s still relevant today, and what makes it unique. Hosted by Scot Bertram.

    Deanna Ducher: Preserving the Classical Approach in Distance Learning

    Deanna Ducher: Preserving the Classical Approach in Distance Learning

    Deanna Ducher, high school teacher at Hillsdale Academy (Michigan), joins host Scot Bertram to discuss how to preserve the classical approach in distance learning and how to make stories come alive across the digital divide.

    • 18 min
    Carie Brown: Teaching Kindergarten Remotely

    Carie Brown: Teaching Kindergarten Remotely

    Carie Brown, kindergarten at Hillsdale Academy (Michigan), joins host Scot Bertram to discuss what it's been like to teach her students remotely during the pandemic and what tips he has for other educators.

    • 16 min
    Sarah Caucutt: Adapting to Distance Learning

    Sarah Caucutt: Adapting to Distance Learning

    Sarah Caucutt, a third grade teacher at Golden View Classical Academy (Golden, CO), talks with host Scot Bertram about tips and advice to adapt to distance learning.

    • 20 min
    Kathleen O'Toole: National Charter School Week

    Kathleen O'Toole: National Charter School Week

    Dr. Kathleen O'Toole, assistant provost for K-12 education at Hillsdale College, overseeing the College's K-12 efforts, including the Barney Charter School Initiative, joins host Scot Bertram to discuss National Charter Schools Week and what charter schools are all about.

    • 10 min
    Jason Caros: Recognizing and Appreciating Teachers

    Jason Caros: Recognizing and Appreciating Teachers

    Jason Caros, headmaster at Founder's Classical Academy of Lewisville (Texas), joins host Scot Bertram to discuss ways to recognize and honor teachers, encouraging educators in their first year, and explains why teachers are so important.

    • 12 min
    Naomi Schaefer Riley: Maybe It’s Time to Stop Emergency Parenting

    Naomi Schaefer Riley: Maybe It’s Time to Stop Emergency Parenting

    Naomi Schaefer Riley, a senior fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum and a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, talks with host Scot Bertram about the kind of rules and routine that make children comfortable and that afford parents some degree of sanity.

    • 18 min

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