The eduCreators Podcast

The eduCreators Podcast

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Episode 5: The 2016 Election Episode
Nov 5, 2016 • 20 min
The 2016 election is finally here, but what do this year's races have to do with education policy in America? In this episode, we take a closer look at some of 2016's most important races with the help of an excellent voter's guide created by Education…
Episode 4: From the Classroom to the Capitol
Oct 20, 2016 • 41 min
Politicians come from all walks of life, bringing their personal experience and background to the table when creating legislation. A voice that is often missing from the discussion on education policy might be the most important; the voice of the…
Episode 3: Flexible Seating in the Elementary Classroom
Sep 8, 2016 • 33 min
Giving students in elementary school a chance to make authentic choices is an essential part of preparing them for taking responsibility later in life, so one of the latest trends in classrooms is to offer flexible seating arrangements. In this first…
Morning Announcements – June 20, 2016
Jun 20, 2016 • 21 min
We’re looking at two different studies, one by UCLA researchers that highlights the terrible costs of suspending students from school, and another by ACT that looks to help align the nation’s curriculum with expectations of college instructors and…
Episode 2: Students and STEM: Project Right Angle
May 27, 2016 • 39 min
Project Right Angle – a challenge to 13 middle school STEM students to design the perfect arm brace to help 7th grade social studies teacher Matt Brown overcome the side effects of his radiation treatments. Earlier in 2016, Matt passed away after a long…
Morning Announcements – May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016 • 16 min
In this episode of the eduCreators Morning Announcements, we go back in time to help Dublin City Schools in Ohio decide if test scores from 2014 are important anymore, we bring some good news to supporters of the National Writing Project, and then we…
Morning Announcements - March 19, 2016
Mar 19, 2016 • 16 min
In this episode of the eduCreators Morning Announcements, we look at the results of UCLA’s nationwide survey of 2015’s freshmen class, more trouble coming from Ohio’s Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow, and the exciting impact that the Broadway musical…
Episode 1: Exploring edcamps and Family Engagement
Mar 17, 2016 • 38 min
In this post-SXSWedu episode, Cory Roush speaks about the way that the media creates a narrative, unintentional or not, that doesn’t reflect well upon the teaching profession. He also introduces an interview with two Ohio County Schools administrators,…