Talks with Tyler ISD, a podcast about the passionate people who have a heart for students. The host, Jennifer Hines, Executive Director of Communications at Tyler ISD will be talking to a variety of guests and each episode will focus on specific topics for you, the Tyler ISD community. We’ll cover things from district-wide objectives and initiatives, down to inspiring stories from our own teachers in the classrooms.
Bethany Moody - Talks Birdwell Dual Language
Principal Bethany Moody shares with us the origins of the Birdwell Dual Language Immersion School. In this episode of Talks With Tyler ISD, Jennifer talks with Bethany about Birdwell's mission to give students a bilingual education and help them become well-rounded professionals of the future.
Aubrey Ballard - Talks Moore MST Magnet School
Former assistant principal Aubrey Ballard has taken the helm as principal at Moore MST Magnet School. In this episode of Talks With Tyler ISD, Jennifer talks with Aubrey about what lead him to Tyler ISD and Moore Middle School, as well as how his first year as principal is going and how he plans to continue achieving student success on campus.
DelSenna Frazier - Talks Early College High School
Early College High School Principal Delsenna Frazier discusses how her campus helps prepare students for the rigors of college and helps reduce the cost of attending. She shares the story of a former student who has already graduated with her undergraduate degree and is preparing for law school at 19 years old!
Bobby Markle - Talks Caldwell Arts Academy
Caldwell Arts Academy Principal Bobby Markle talks about how he came to his position as principal of an art school, what opportunities Caldwell students enjoy, and why parents should consider Caldwell for their child. We'll even find out the inspiration behind what can only be described as a unique and artistic personal wardrobe.
Wade Washmon - Talks Music and School Board
Tyler ISD Board of Trustees President, Wade Washmon, speaks about his love for music (even sang a couple of original songs), what being a Tylerite means to him, why he feels called to serve on the school board, and how he stayed calm as a leader during some of the monumental decisions the Board made during his tenure as a member and as acting president.
Dr. Marty Crawford - Talks Return to School
Superintendent Dr. Marty Crawford, speaks about the process and decisions that went into effect during the shut down of schools in March 2020 due to COVID-19, his Hall of Fame success playing college baseball at Baylor University molding his passionate leadership style, and now, fast-forwarding to Tyler ISD's Return to School plan and what it will take to get students back on track.