Episode 59 - Chris Lehmann

October 24th, 2016

Science Leadership Academy Principal Chris Lehmann (http://twitter.com/chrislehmann) joins the show to talk about the growth of the inquiry based model in Philadelphia, his expectations for his kids' teachers, and his book, Building School 2.0. Plus we preview the World Series and recap ITEC!

Cleveland getting ready for World Series: 
Mic Drop: Empathy
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Episode 58 - Live at ITEC

October 13th, 2016

Lots of first from this show! This first time the guys are all in the same place for the podcast, at their first featured speaker event, interviewing their first guest (Bob Dillon http://twitter.com/ideaguy42) again, making him the first ever repeat guest! 

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Episode 57 - Philip Cummings

September 26th, 2016

Philip Cummings http://twitter.com/philip_cummings joins us to talk about teaching reading in an all boys school, the challenges of blending families, and Memphis football! Plus the guys reflect on the passing of Arnold Palmer and Jose Fernandez.

YouTube Channel: Harvard Education
Mic Drop: Arnie
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Episode 56 - Dave Guymon

September 13th, 2016

Dave Guymon http://twitter.com/daveguymon joins Devin and Josh to talk about living through Utah's Holy War, his new coaching roles in the classroom and on the football field, his journey to a more healthy lifestyle, and how you can get involved in his Coach's Running Club! 

Blog post of the week: 
Meaningful Stories: How Teens Connect With StoryCorps and Podcasts from Mind/Shift: https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2015/05/13/personal-stories-how-teens-connect-with-storycorps-and-podcasts/
Video of the week: Pitt RB James Conner makes triumphant return after beating cancer http://www.espn.com/video/clip?id=17511740
Mic Drop: I don't care what you think
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Episode 55 - Tony Sinanis

August 30th, 2016

Season 4 kicks off with Dr. Tony Sinanis. Tony talked about his recent transition from elementary principal to assistant superintendent and gives us a behind the scenes look at the process of authoring.

Plus, we mixed up the end of the show with a blog post, video and the all new "mic drop."
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFnMTHhKdkw 
Mic Drop: Race and Empathy
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Episode 54 - Lance Lennon

May 16th, 2016

The guys welcome Lance Lennon http://twitter.com/llennon to the show to talk about the role tech directors from different backgrounds impact school districts. We also chat about where everyone is headed this summer and how we'll be learning in the sun! 

Twitter follow: Tim Lauer http://twitter.com/timlauer
Upcoming Event: Elevate EDU June 8th: www.elevatingedu.org
District spotlight:
LC: 5K for Families http://www.empoweringchange.us/
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Episode 53 - Russ Goerend

May 2nd, 2016

With the 53rd pick in the Dads in Ed draft, the guys select, Russ Goerend http://twitter.com/mrgoerend, educator from Waukee, Iowa. A HUGE steal in the 2nd round! Russ joined the show to talk about the new business-school class he's facilitating at Waukee APEX, how his love of telling stories has led him to a variety of side projects, and the origins of the upcoming Waukee Film Festival. 

App/Site: Educating Jo Vidoes http://educatingjovideos.blogspot.com/
Twitter: Robyn Gordon http://twitter.com/rgordon04
Coming Event: Building Learning Communities Conference http://novemberlearning.com/blc-education-conference-2016/
District spotlights
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Episode 52 - Eric Sheninger

April 25th, 2016

Eric Sheninger (http://twitter.com/e_sheninger) joins the guys to talk about moving his family from New York to Texas, how he is balancing travel and family time, and tips for all kinds of leaders to make their schools better.

The guys also announce that they will be featured speakers at the ITEC conference in October: http://www.itec-ia.org/2016-CONFERENCE
App/Website of the week: Zoom http://zoom.us
Twitter: Lance Lennon http://twitter.com/llenon
District spotlights
CBCSD: Samantha Adams http://twitter.com/adams_miss


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Episode 51 - Sean Nash

April 11th, 2016

The guys welcome Sean Nash http://twitter.com/nashworld to the show! Sean talks about knowing since 7th grade he was going to be a biology teacher, his thoughts on getting kids back outside, and growing up a Royals fan. Plus, is that Matthew McCounaghy or Brent Catlett? Hard to tell.

Website of the week: Zaption https://www.zaption.com
Twitter: Edupodcast Network http://twitter.com/edupodnet
Coming Event: Elevate EDU http://www.elevatingedu.org 
District spotlights: 
CB: Plummer's Class http://twitter.com/plummersclass
LC: Laura Nickman http://twitter.com/lbahrke
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Episode 50 - Darren Kuropatwa

March 28th, 2016

We've made it to 50! Darren Kuropatwa http://twitter.com/dkuropatwa joins the guys to talk about raising and educating kids, especially in digital spaces, and how we can bring that into the classroom. We also get a sneak peek into his upcoming book!

Twitter follow of the week: Kara Welty http://twitter.com/Kara_welty
Upcoming Event: Iowa 1:1 event https://iowa1to1.com/registration/
District spotlights
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