Jethro Jones interviews instructional leaders from around the nation to learn and teach what it takes to become a transformative principal. Episodes address topics like Response to Intervention (RTI), Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS), Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS), the latest advances in educational research, standards-based grading, and interviews with industry leaders like Bill Daggett, Rick Wormeli, Todd Whitaker
Intense Focus with Eric Makelky
Eric Makelky is the Pinedale Middle School principal in Pinedale, WY. He earned a Bachelors and Master’s degree from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT. Eric has worked as a middle school language arts and social studies teacher, football, wrestling, and track coach, 6–12 instructional facilitator, middle school assistant principal, and Skyline Academy (alternative high school) principal.
Impact Players with Liz Wiseman
Liz Wiseman is a researcher and executive advisor who teaches leadership to executives around the world. She is the author of New York Times bestseller Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius Inside Our Schools, and Wall Street Journal bestseller Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work. and most recently, [[Impact Players]]: How to Take the Lead, Play Bigger, and Multiply Your Impact
Learnership with James Anderson
James Anderson is a educator, author, and speaker and a master of mindset work. Today we are talking about Learnership - the skill of learning.
Entrepreneurial Thinking with Kelly Hellams
Kelly Hellams is an elementary school principal at Summit Drive Elementary in Greenville, South Carolina. She is leading her school on a new focus of Leadership and Entrepreneurial Design.
Building a Leadership Model and Sticking To It With Garett Cook
Garett Cook is a young leader serving in education for the past 11 years in a variety of roles including science teacher, football and track coach, Assistant Principal, and Principal.
Learning Transference with Laura Bechard
Laura Bechard is an experienced business, learning and change management professional with a unique background that combines finances and people.
Knowledgeable and Engaging
Jethro is a very well informed and delightful host! He was very generous on and off air, sharing his knowledge and thoughts about a wide variety of topics in edu action. He’s a great listener and does a great job of making topics both relevant and engaging.
Tangible l, relevant and topical for educators and leaders!
Jethro speaks to me as an educational leader. His conversational style makes me feel like a part of any conversation he engages in, and I learn something I can do or use with every episode. Thanks for inspiring me!
So much fun!
I had such s good time with Jethro in his podcast! He was a great host and we dove into some really interesting topic. I would recommend anyone who is working or interested in the education space to listen to this podcast!