Your weekly dose of possibility-sparking conversation with the educators and entrepreneurs bringing the future to education, one disruption at a time.
It's Ok to Take a Step Back: Encouragement for Educators and Parents with Rebecca Reed, Host of Off the Assembly Line
I've had a hard time pulling this episode together. The last few weeks have presented the greatest disruption to formal education of our lifetimes, and quite possibly, modern history. It's hard to know what is needed right now, especially as more...
Reducing Stress with Mindfulness, with Lou Redmond, Founder of One Mindful Education [RECAST]
Things have changed a lot in the last week. Many are in the process of transitioning from work and school to home, and working hard to figure out what the next weeks and months will look like. As I thought about the best thing I could share this week, I...
How Innovative School Leaders Create Change That Lasts, with Daniel Bauer, Founder of Better Leaders Better Schools
Five years ago, Daniel Bauer sat in a conference for school leaders and heard the seven words that would forever change his trajectory: "Everyone wins when a leader gets better". Those seven words launched Daniel on a journey of personal development...
Helping Students Plug Into Their Purpose with Don Wettrick, Co-Founder and CEO of StartEdUp
Year over year, Gallup student polls have revealed a disturbing, but unsurprising trend: student engagement in school declines steadily with each grade, and sharply from elementary to middle to high school. One of the proven contributors to this decline...
Industry and Education: How Real-World Connections Create Student Opportunity with Sabari Raja, CEO and Co-Founder of Nepris [RECAST]
[RECAST EP01] A little over 6 years ago, Sabari Raja heard a persistent and compelling question from educators, community leaders, and industry professionals in her city. They all wanted to know how to create meaningful and accessible industry...
Shifting our Approach to Elementary Reading Instruction, with Natalie Wexler, Author of The Knowledge Gap
Have you ever read a paper, found a tool, or heard an idea that made you stop and think, "If we could do this, we'd see truly major changes"? That's how I felt after speaking with education journalist and author Natalie Wexler about her recent book, The...
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Such an important topic
Love all the conversations and questions this podcast brings up about education. It challenges our current system and is very eye opening to different ways of learning.
What a great podcast. As someone who is passionate about the future of education - this is a home for me. Rebecca is an A+ host... amazing voice and content!
Giving me life
This podcast has given me life! I’ve looked for a great podcast about the system of education for a long time and I finally found it! Listening to others in education that are doing something fundamentally different education is invaluable in proving to me that I’m not alone and that change is possible through the power of collective problem solving. Thank you for sharing this with the world!