I'll Jump First

I'll Jump First

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Podcast for teachers by teachers in Park Ridge Niles District 64.


Promoting Positive Relationships
Feb 13 • 26 min
In this episode we explore the importance of relationships in education. We interviewed several educators across District 64 to hear about how they promote positive student, staff, and community relationships. Thank you to Kelly McCall, Tom Nasshan, David…
IETC Part 2
Jan 24 • 58 min
This episode features interviews with dozens of attendees of the 2019 Illinois Education and Technology Conference. You’ll hear from teacher presenters and learners, administrators, conference organizers, and students about their conference experience and…
I’ll Jump First & Learning Through Leading Crossover Event You’ve Been Waiting For
Dec 5, 2019 • 26 min
Kevin and Julie sit down with Learning Through Leading co-host Matt Jacobson on the floor of the 2019 Illinois Education and Technology Conference in Springfield. In this crossover episode, Kevin, Julie, and Matt discuss podcasting for students and…
The future is now…. in our school libraries!
Nov 6, 2019 • 39 min
Sam and Kevin sit with four members of the D64 Library Information Specialists (LIS) Team and discuss the roles of libraries in modern schools, innovations that librarians bring to their schools, and what’s changed (or hasn’t changed) throughout the years.
Reflecting on Your Practice
Jun 11, 2019 • 32 min
We are at the end of the school year! During your summer break, how do you reflect on and decompress from the prior year, and then set goals for the next year? Guests: Lori Lopez Caroline Schabb Tracie Heffelfinger Melissa Walters
Questioning in the Classroom
May 20, 2019 • 37 min
Join us as we discuss questioning in the classroom with Mary Ellen Daneels.
CHAMPs: Classroom Management
May 8, 2019 • 26 min
CHAMPs classroom management system is to develop an instructional structure in which students are responsible, motivated, and highly engaged in the specific task at hand.
Service Projects in Learning
Apr 9, 2019 • 20 min
In this episode of I’ll Jump First we talk to Rebecca Keenan, a 5th grade teacher at Carpenter Elementary. We will talk about the Service Project that her students are involved in.Click here to learn more about the 10 Buck Challenge in Rebecca Kennan’s…