52 episodes

A look at education inside the classroom and out.

State of Ed Podcast Marc Isseks and Nick Simone

    • Education
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A look at education inside the classroom and out.

    Ep. 52: Against the Grain (Part II)

    Ep. 52: Against the Grain (Part II)

    Nick and Marc are joined by Dr. Mike Brown, school leader and founder of EdRevolution. In this two-part discussion, they discuss the importance of establishing rich relationships, expanding the lens through which we view history, and building connectedness in communities in order to shape the schools our students need right now.

    • 35 min
    Ep. 51: Against the Grain (Part I)

    Ep. 51: Against the Grain (Part I)

    Nick and Marc are joined by Dr. Mike Brown, school leader and founder of EdRevolution. In this two-part discussion, they discuss the importance of establishing rich relationships, expanding the lens through which we view history, and building connectedness in communities in order to shape the schools our students need right now.

    • 37 min
    Ep. 50: Unfinished Business

    Ep. 50: Unfinished Business

    Nick and Marc celebrate their 50th episode of the podcast! They are joined by Dr. Michael Lubelfeld, Superintendent of North Shore District 112, in Illinois, and co-author of The Unfinished Leader. Discussion topics include: characteristics of great leaders, the importance of empathy, and how to improve your organization through effective hiring practices.

    • 40 min
    Ep. 49: Closing the Math Gap

    Ep. 49: Closing the Math Gap

    Nick and Marc welcome Dr. Aditya Nagrath, Founder and CEO of Elephant Learning, to the podcast. They discuss strategies to increase math literacy and close the skills gap that plagues millions of students in schoolhouses across the country.

    • 37 min
    Ep. 48: Humanizing Everybody

    Ep. 48: Humanizing Everybody

    Nick and Marc welcome back Dr. Tracey Benson to the podcast to discuss the Black Lives Matter movement, racial literacy, activism in the NBA and the role of schools in the ongoing march toward social justice.

    • 46 min
    Ep. 47: Creating Spaces

    Ep. 47: Creating Spaces

    Nick and Marc are pleased to welcome Nadirah Simmons to the podcast. As both Social Media Manager at The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and the founder of hip-hop social club, The Gumbo, Nadirah weaves her creative energy into producing exciting content. She shares the recipe for how schools can succeed in turning out students who thrive academically and professionally in an unchartered 21st century landscape.

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    • 47 min

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