35 episodes

A vignette of educators, researchers, and student leaders around the world working to make a difference. Each episode will cover the innovative activities that are making a difference in the world.

Music by Liam Kilby
Cover art by Dave Cardona http://5toolmedia.com

Kōrero EAG - Start Local, Go Global Malia M. Hoffmann, Ed.D. & Alfred Y. Ramirez, Ph.D.

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A vignette of educators, researchers, and student leaders around the world working to make a difference. Each episode will cover the innovative activities that are making a difference in the world.

Music by Liam Kilby
Cover art by Dave Cardona http://5toolmedia.com

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E33 - Allan Lalic

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E33 - Allan Lalic

    Allan Lalic is co- founder of Kebloom. In his role, Allan looks after strategy, innovation and vision. Allan is a believer in kids dreaming big and supports all things that give kids the opportunity in becoming big entrepreneurs.Prior to starting Kebloom, Allan had spent over 20 years in the Finance and software Industry. Allan had worked in a range of diverse organizations, small businesses, start-ups; large corporations; private sector and running his own financial planning practice.Drawing on many years experience in software and in the finance industry, Allan now focuses mainly on strategy, innovation and vision and his varied background has provided the perfect foundation for KebloomKebloom is an online global community/platform. It's a collaborative environment, (kid and parent, kid and teacher or kid and facilitator) to help kickstart our kids independence. Kebloom unleashes kids entrepreneurial spirit. It will teach all kids how to start a real business by taking kids through a step by step process in a fun and safe & educational environment.Whether kids already have an entrepreneurial spirit, or whether they have a unique talent, or a passion to make a difference on this planet or just pure drive & motivation to try new things. Also, these kids may already have a business idea, or perhaps they don’t! The Kebloom Business Map will help and guide kids step by step on how to create a real business and make real money. Kebloom teaches kids the value and importance of money and how money can be used for the good on this planet to not only help themselves but to help others. Kebloom will give kids a head start in life. And also remove all limitations by giving all kids the same opportunities​​ on a global scale.Allan is married to Adelina who is the over co-founder of Kebloom; together they have 2 kids, Oliver and Elysia.Allan Lalic can be contacted on alalic@kebloom.com and mobile: 0402675486

    • 38 min
    Kōrero EAG, S1, E32 - Trisha Camargo

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E32 - Trisha Camargo

    Trisha Camargo is a pre-service teacher and Single Subject Credential Student at California State University, Long Beach. She holds a B.A. degree in history from Cal State Long Beach and graduated Cum Laude. For most of her life, Trisha worked in the restaurant industry and is now a Peer Mentor with the Caminos Project at CSULB---an organization that seeks to expand the number of Latinx teachers in California public schools. Throughout her life, she has consistently overcome adverse conditions and personally experienced the structural inequalities of American society. Trisha raised her two younger brothers and became the head of her household as a young adult, yet despite this hardship both her and her family have successfully prevailed. As a future teacher, her desire is to continually strive to be an equitable and culturally responsive educator whose principal goal is to empower her students to be the best version of themselves they can be.Twitter Handle: @MsCamargo6

    • 33 min
    Kōrero EAG, S1, E31 - Jessica Zeng

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E31 - Jessica Zeng

    Jessica Zeng is passionate about blending technology into the classroom learning environment to help challenge her students and prepare them for an increasingly interconnected environment. As a fourth grade teacher in Los Angeles County, she loves the curiosity and courage that her scholars have towards the world around them. Jessica also believes in helping positively impacting her community through coaching with the Girls on the Run program. She recently graduated from CSU Fullerton’s Masters in Ed. Tech program and she enjoys hiking, running, traveling, trying new foods and inviting her students to try new foods as well.

    • 35 min
    Kōrero EAG, S1, E44 - Varun Kishore & Barbara Kononova

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E44 - Varun Kishore & Barbara Kononova

    Varun Kishore is a 17 year old, future university student from India. He has lived most of his life abroad, in Finland and in Hong Kong. This exposed him to many different types of cultures. Some of his passions include, Basketball, Model United Nations, and speaking in a debate format in general. You can follow Varun @ VarundagodBarbara Kononova is an IB graduate and college student at NYU, who will be studying Film and Psychology. She currently lives in Helsinki and has been a part of an international community for most of her life. Besides the arts, she is also passionate about topics surrounding equity, human rights, and inclusion. You can follow Barbara @_barbara27 (two underscores Barbara underscore 27)

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Kōrero EAG, S1, E30 - Dr. Victoria Metcalf

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E30 - Dr. Victoria Metcalf

    Dr. Victoria Metcalf is a marine biologist and science communicator committed to making a difference. She has made many trips to the Antarctic, researching environmental change impacts on Antarctic fish and shellfish. Her previous role in the Office of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor as National Coordinator of the Participatory Science Platform, whereby communities, educators and scientists receive funding to work together on locally meaningful projects, was highly rewarding and matches her passion for engaging the public with science. She is now working as a Strategic Relationships Advisor for the Royal Society. She has also been a steadfast advocate for women in STEM, and she balances all of this with being a single mother to a busy, curious ten-year-old daughter, especially exploration of the world around them together on bike and foot.

    • 41 min
    Kōrero EAG, S1, E41 - Darin Poindexter

    Kōrero EAG, S1, E41 - Darin Poindexter

    Today’s guest is Darin Poindexter. He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Robert Morris College (now University) in 1997 after a brief but very enlightening experience of professional basketball throughout Eastern and Western Europe. He was able to fulfill my calling to teach by accepting a position at Crenshaw High School in 2001. He has a long history of working with our youth in many different capacities and enjoys sharing his knowledge and global experience.

    • 33 min

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