Social LEADia: Making a Difference on & offline

Social LEADia: Making a Difference on & offline
This is Social LEADia, the podcast where we celebrate kids and adults who are making a positive difference on and offline and are changing conversations around using social media for GOOD!

1: Olivia Van Ledtje
Jun 16 • 16 min
Check out the first episode featuring @TheLivBits She will inspire you as she has inspired many.
2: Alicia Pascual
Jun 16 • 16 min
In this episode, you will hear about @aliciajpascual ‘s Youth for Reconciliation Instagram project.
3: Ayush Chopra
Jun 16 • 10 min
Young Ayush Chopra (@Ayushchopra24) shares his passion for #TeachSDGs, is the founder of @SDGSForChildren and is now writing a book for children.
4: Isaiah Sterling
Jun 16 • 15 min
Check out high school student Isaiah Sterling (@isterlingn) and his “Student Voice” perspective on change in education.
5: Josh Feinsilber
Jun 16 • 17 min
In this episode, Josh talks about project based learning and his educational game, Gimkit. You can find Josh at @joshdotjs
6: Upstander Brand
Jun 16 • 7 min
In this episode I speak with Margaret Atkinson’s (@fmargret) class about their Upstander brand project. Connect with them on Twitter @UpstanderBrand and check out Real World Scholars @RWScholars who have provided the class with #EdCorps grants in order to…
7: ONEDSschat
Jun 16 • 14 min
In this episode, I chat with Allison Fuisz and Rylin W who are members of a student-led twitter chat, ONEdSschat which give voice to students and the topics they care about.
8: Change Impacting Toronto Youth (CITY)
Jun 16 • 11 min
In this episode I interview students from John Polanyi Collegiate Institute’s Change Impacting Toronto Youth (CITY) club. Find out more about their YYZ t-shirts and their past and present initiatives at
9: Rebecca Chambers & Students at John McCrae SS
Jun 16 • 22 min
In this episode I speak with Rebecca Chambers and her students Mackenzie, Rebecca Hayley, and Renee about how they “fail to learn”. If people are interested in seeing the evolution of their passion based classroom they can check out Rebecca Chamber’s blog…
10: 4th Grade Innovators & 5th Grade Futurists (Student Podcasting)
Jun 16 • 15 min
In this episode Grayson McKinney (@GMcKinney2) and Zach Rondot (@mrrondot) and I talk about the “4th Grade Innovators” and the “5th Grade Futurists” and their journey to podcasting with their students. Be sure to check out the podcasts and connect with…
12: Award Winning Culture
Jun 16 • 19 min
In this episode, I get to speak with Audrey F and Brayden P as well as their teacher-advisor, Hans Appel (@hansappel094) about The Award Winning Culture Podcast. You can find them online at @awculture and @EMSWildcats1 on Twitter,…
11: Nate and the Show About Politics
Jun 16 • 13 min
In this episode I speak to the adorable 8 year old Nate who talks to us about meeting Ellen, his first podcast, The Show about Science and his new podcast The Show about Politics. Follow him on Twitter @NatePolitics
13: SWAT Tech team
Jun 16 • 18 min
I was excited to chat with Julie and Jillian Parsons and their teacher mentor, Tisha Poncio, who spoke about the SWAT tech team: what it is, and what impact it has made. You can find out more about them by checking out all of their social media accounts…
Introducing the Social LEADia podcast
Jun 14, 2018 • 3 min
The very first episode of Social LEADia: Making a Difference on & offline!