A podcast from OPSRC where we talk all things #oklaed. We'll have conversations with legislators, influencers, superintendents, teachers and others. We'll release new episodes on Fridays, and you can also watch full episodes on our YouTube channel.
Introduction - What is School Zoned?
In this episode our Executive Director, Brent Bushey, introduces our new podcast. Brent lets you know what you can expect as far as guests and our schedule. Subscribe now to be a part of the conversation!
Erika Lucas - Stitch Crew & The Thunder Launchpad
In this episode Brent Bushey sits down with Erika Lucas of Stitch Crew and the Thunder Launchpad.
Ken Parker - NextThought
In this episode, Brent chats with NextThought's CEO and co-founder, Ken Parker, about the need for diverse learning methods, the Oklahoma Public School Resource Center's new online learning portal and the challenges of entrepreneurship.
Forrest Bennett - State Representative and EBi Sales Executive
Brent and Forrest talk about state politics and how Educational Benefits, Inc. is providing supplemental insurance at low costs to educators across Oklahoma.
Dr. Terri Cullen - Associate Professor, University of Oklahoma's Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Topics in Brent and Terri's conversation include STEM, technology integration and the upcoming legislative session.
Monroe Nichols - State Representative and OPEL Network Director
Brent and Monroe talk about the 2019 Oklahoma legislative session and Monroe's work with the Oklahoma Partnership for Expanded Learning (OPEL).
Excellent podcast with great guests
Loved the episode with Julian Guerrero! Can you do a whole series with him about Indian Ed? It’s a topic that is seriously misunderstood in this state, would love to hear more of his thoughts and plans for the future.