I’ve recently had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Rosa Atkins, a finalist of the American Association of School (AASA) Women in School Leadership Award. She emphasized the importance of community, and how a strong commitment by each and every member of a school district plays a large role in creating positive outcomes for […]
Steven Hodas continues to provide unique perspectives to a clamoring audience of education leaders and innovators desperate to reinvent public education in the U.S. Hodas most recent post as Executive Director for NY city’s iZone or Office of Innovation within the department of ed provided a path lit with promise sadly undone by the political machine. […]
Dr. Steve Gratz, Senior Executive Director with the Ohio Department of Education, talks rural education options. Dr. Gratz highlights the career technical planning districts that are aimed at potential career pathways for students and those that mirror current demands of the Ohio workforce. Enjoy! Rod
Dr. Richard Ross, State Superintendent for Ohio Public Schools, sat down to talk about his state’s role in supporting rural education. Dr. Ross shares his perspective on local control in education and how communities are incentivized to take part in their schools, teachers and students. Enjoy! Rod
Dr. Peggy Grant and Dale Basye, content developers at Clarity Innovations in Portland, Oregon, talked with the Core about efforts being made to more thoughtfully combine technology with educational needs. Grant and Basye bring a diverse background of education and media to their work and discuss how students can take part in their own learning […]
Courtney Williams, Torsh CEO and Co-Founder, talks about their work in unlocking the instructional “black box” for teachers around the country. Torsh is a video-based teacher observation and coaching platform to support advancement within the teaching ranks. Enjoy! Rod
Vinay Bhargava, CEO and Co-Founder of Mytonomy, talks about efforts to utilize near-peer social networks in education. Mytonomy provides a platform for students to both share experiences and learn from their counterparts the finer points of transitioning from high school to college.
Jeff Livingston, Senior Vice President, Education Policy and Strategic Alliances at McGraw-Hill Education, talked with Dr. Berger about the meaning of a high school diploma and the role edtech plays in the future. Enjoy! Rod