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49 minutes | Mar 19, 2018
How can educational choice help kids learn?
Before she led a charter school, directed a political organization, and ran for lieutenant gove ...
42 minutes | Mar 6, 2018
How can direct instruction help kids learn?
Thales Academy is a fast-growing private school in North Carolina, and part of its success is t ...
38 minutes | Feb 21, 2018
What does it mean to have high expectations of students?
Blair Mishleau has worked with innovative charter schools all over the U.S. He is recognized as ...
48 minutes | Feb 12, 2018
What is Silicon Valley doing to improve education?
Karen Lien is Director of the Education vertical at Y Combinator, a tech incubator in Mt View C ...
24 minutes | Jan 30, 2018
Prenda School Update - Part 2
School is in session! Finishing up week #3 of the pilot semester of Prenda School, Kelly talks ...
18 minutes | Jan 22, 2018
Prenda School Update - Part 1
In this episode, Prenda founder Kelly Smith takes a break from interviewing guests to share abo ...
47 minutes | Dec 20, 2017
Does school prepare people to succeed in life?
Karen Arnold has followed a group of high school valedictorians throughout their lives, and in ...
37 minutes | Dec 14, 2017
How is blended learning helping kids take ownership of their own learning?
As the founder of Ready to Blend, Heather Staker travels the country helping teachers use techn ...
47 minutes | Dec 13, 2017
What mental blocks are we accidentally placing on our children?
Jody Moore has helped thousands of moms through her life coaching and her popular podcast, Bold ...
40 minutes | Nov 13, 2017
How can education be tailored to help the children of immigrants?
Nearly a quarter of students in U.S. schools are immigrants, refugees, or their children. These ...
47 minutes | Oct 20, 2017
What innovations in school are happening in Arizona?
Andrew Collins has seen a lot of innovative school ideas, from his experience in the classroom ...
35 minutes | Oct 16, 2017
How can education be personalized?
15-year-old Malaina Kapoor has tried many versions of school, from a traditional model to Monte ...
51 minutes | Oct 4, 2017
How can projects help kids learn?
It's one thing to remember facts about a topic, but you don't really understand until you can s ...
49 minutes | Sep 21, 2017
What are the new ideas coming out of education research?
Daniel Allen is currently Director of School Transformation in the Santa Ana Unified School Dis ...
40 minutes | Sep 15, 2017
How can technology help kids want to learn?
Research has shown that kids are happy to learn under the right conditions. And game designers ...
38 minutes | Sep 11, 2017
What are the attributes of a really good educator?
In this episode, Kelly Smith interviews Michelle Gardner about her son's educational journey. L ...
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