What’s Happening? Michelle Baldwin: Colorado

Michelle Baldwin is a dear friend who teaches elementary school at Anastasis Academy in Colorado. Her school is centred around inquiry and Michelle and the team offer some of the best learning experiences you can find.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

If you’re interested in more of these conversations, my co-author, Dr. Scott McLeod, has started a similar podcast, The COVID Chronicles which is focused a little more on leadership. Check it out!… Read the rest

What’s Happening: José Vilson: New York

Without question, José Vilson is one of the most important voices in K-12 education today. From his provocative writing both on his blog and his book, This Is Not a Test, to his advocacy in the educolor movement, his reach is far and wide. In addition, living in New York City provides him with an additional perspective on what it’s like to teach and live in one of the world’s hotspots of COVID19. Here’s my conversation with José.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

If you’re interested in more of these conversations, my co-author, Dr. Scott McLeod, has started a similar podcast, The COVID Chronicles which is focused a little more on leadership. Check it out!… Read the rest

What’s Happening? Melissa Emler: Wisconsin

There are so many people that support educators beyond classroom teacher and district leaders. Melissa Emler represents those agencies that are critical at this time in ensuring students have the bandwidth and resources to be successful.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

If you’re interested in more of these conversations, my co-author, Dr. Scott McLeod, has started a similar podcast, The COVID Chronicles which is focused a little more on leadership. Check it out!… Read the rest

What’s Happening? Eric Langhorst: Missouri

Eric Langhorst is a long time connection of mine who has always been at the forefront of educational technology in his classroom. He’s also part of a district that had many things in place to transition as smoothly as possible into this new learning.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

If you’re interested in more of these conversations, my co-author, Dr. Scott McLeod, has started a similar podcast, The COVID Chronicles which is focused a little more on leadership. Check it out!… Read the rest

What’s Happening? Alaina Trott: Virginia

Alaina Trott is the Director of Strategic Initiatives for Chesapeake Public School Division in Virginia. She is part of a team and school division that has been focused on equity for several years. This time in our world has put their values to the test and they are definitely in a better position than many to understand and deal with equity issues as they represent a major concern in the Covid-19 world.

You can listen or watch here but if you’re a podcast listener you can also subscribe via Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

If you’re interested in more of these conversations, my co-author, Dr. Scott McLeod, has started a similar podcast, The COVID Chronicles which is focused a little more on leadership. Check it out!… Read the rest