Episodes

October 21, 2020

Virtual Learning: Connecting with Families - PPD086

Featured Content In this episode, we continue our Virtual Learning series focusing on the topic of Connecting with Families during virtual/remote/hybrid learning. If you haven’t listened to episode 85 you must! We tackle the ...

October 07, 2020

Virtual Learning: Connecting with Students - PPD085

Featured Content How do you connect with students who are not physically in your presence? We tackle the topic of connecting with students during remote learning. We share what’s worked and what hasn’t so we can all grow duri...

September 30, 2020

Teaching in Magenta: Joy & Well-Bring in Education - PPD084

What does it mean to teach in magenta?

September 16, 2020

Scripted: An Educator's Guide to Media in the Classroom - PPD083

Featured Content Producing media in the classroom doesn’t have to be a daunting and overwhelming task for you or your students. Our guests in this episode are Bruce Reicher and Randy Tomes. They, along with Paula Neidlinger, ...

September 02, 2020

Back to School 2020-2021 - PPD082

Featured Content We’ve spent quite a bit of time discussing what education could look like on this podcast in the past and as we continue to move forward in a world that is very different from when we’ve had those conversatio...

August 19, 2020

Looking Ahead to 2020-2021 - PPD081

Featured Content Planning and preparations continue for the 2020-2021 school year. In some places, the school year has started and in other places, schools will ‘open’ in a very different way. We’ve spent quite a bit of time ...

August 06, 2020

Progressive Education During Challenging Times - PPD080

Featured Content We’ve spent quite a bit of time discussing what education could look like on this podcast in the past and as we continue to move forward in a world that is very different from when we’ve had those conversatio...

July 22, 2020

The Liberated Educator - PPD079

What does it mean to be an anti-biased and anti-racist educator?

July 08, 2020

Summer PD 2020 - PPD078

Featured Content Stacey is back and we’re talking about professional development in the Summer of 2020! Topics discussed: Stacey recaps her school year back in the classroom and the end of her year Collectively we touched on ...

June 17, 2020

Looking Back At 2019-2020 - PPD077

Featured Content On Sunday, June 14, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about the 2019-2020 school year. Topics: AJ’s first year in his new admin role Chris’s year of trying n...

June 10, 2020

Challenging Topics: Where to Begin? - PPD076

Teaching is not easy for so many reasons. Educating young people can pose many challenges for a multitude of reasons. In this episode, Chris and AJ facilitate a discussion that centers around where to begin when covering chal...

June 03, 2020

Anything But Education - PPD075

AJ and Chris move away from education talk.

May 20, 2020

Ending the School Year - PPD074

Featured Content On Sunday, May 17, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about the end of the school year and how we close things out.We were joined on-air by the following awes...

May 06, 2020

Let's Turn Education Upside Down! - PPD073

Featured Content On Sunday, May 3, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation how education can and will change because of everything happening in the world in the Spring of 202...

April 29, 2020

Grades: Exploring Equity & Expanding Reach - PPD072

Featured Content On Sunday, April 26, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation about grades. Our guest is David Frangiosa. In 2015, David Frangiosa made the switch to Standard...

April 22, 2020

Engaging Students in Remote Learning - PPD071

Featured Content On Sunday, April 19, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused our attention on student engagement in the...

April 08, 2020

How Will Spring 2020 Impact the Future of Education? - PPD070

Featured Content On Sunday, April 5, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused on the impact that Spring 2020 will have on...

April 01, 2020

Distance Learning: The Student Perspective - PPD069

Featured Content On Sunday, March 30, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around distance learning. In this episode, we focused on the student perspective. Stacey was on ...

March 25, 2020

Online Teaching Reflection & Resources - PPD068

Featured Content On Sunday, March 22, 2020, we hosted another live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around online teaching resources and reflection. We enjoyed taking your ‘calls’ during our live ...

March 18, 2020

How to Be an Effective Online Teacher - PPD067

Featured Content On Sunday, March 15, 2020, we hosted a live broadcast on our YouTube channel to facilitate a conversation around online teaching and learning. Many schools throughout the United States and around the world ar...

March 12, 2020

How to Improve American Education - PPD066

Featured Content Back in December 2019, the New York Times asked students to weigh in on how to improve the American education system . Their prompt received nearly 300 comments. Improving education was clearly a subject that...

February 26, 2020

Quiet Kids Count with Chrissy Romano Arrabito - PPD065

Featured Content Chrissy Romano Arrabito is a career teacher and proud of it! She is currently an elementary teacher at Nellie K. Parker Elementary School in Hackensack, New Jersey and has over 26 years of experience as an el...

January 30, 2020

Why Podcast? Gabriel Carrillo - PPD064

Featured Content Welcome to the next installment of the ongoing series we’re calling “Why Podcast?” In this and future editions, we speak to podcasters in and out of education about their podcasts. We will get into their why ...

January 15, 2020

Merry New Year! Setting Goals in 2020 - PPD063

Welcome to 2020!