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Derek McCoy

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Personalized Learning & The Power of Your PLN with Derek McCoy

Designed To Thrive Podcast with Elissa Frazier

Derek has over 20 years experience as a middle school principal, assistant principal and middle school math teacher. He is passionate about serving others and helping teachers and teacher teams change their practices, beliefs, and skills to meet the needs of schools and school communities. In 2014, Derek was recognized as a  National Digital Principal of the Year. And, in 2018 he was asked to join a panel of experts on Capital Hill to discuss how to rethink middle school education with lawmakers and address critical needs.Derek is also the co-author of the book: The Revolution: It’s Time to Empower Change in Our Schools.Derek McCoyTwitter: @mccoyderekEmail: derekmccoy.edu@gmail.com Elissa FrazierDesigned To Thrive Podcast is produced by Nia Development [www.niadevelopment.org]Designed To Thrive Podcast partners with the Color Coded Community, a global PLN for teachers seeking to be more culturally responsive  [www.colorcodededu.com]Twitter: @fraziersvisionEmail: elissajfrazier@gmail.com


27 Apr 2021

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Facilitating Change in K-12 Education with Derek McCoy

Tackling Tech

0:00 Intro3:00 Interview starts3:53 Derek’s school district5:38 Need for change in K-128:15 Being a “Change Leader”12:30 Shift from managing people to building relationships19:39 Professional Learning Network27:29 What’s most important31:05 Connecting with Derek32:58 Closing Derek McCoy: Twitter | Instagram | Website | BookTackling Tech: Website | Twitter Dyknow: Website | YouTube 


20 Oct 2020

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Principal Derek McCoy shares his experience going 100% virtual on the first day of school

This Week In Education

Derek McCoy is the principal at North Asheboro Middle School. There he leads dozens of faculty and staff to support 500+ students with at home learning. 


28 Sep 2020

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Metzler on the Mic with Derek McCoy

Metzler on the Mic

The Rev. is on deck today and the mic is hot. Tune in as Rev. Derek McCoy and the Doc discuss everything from Conservative Clergy of Color to All Lives Matter and the election. For more refreshing real talk, visit MetzlerOnTheMic.com/podcast 


25 Sep 2020

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Kōrero EAG, S2, E1 - Derek McCoy

Kōrero EAG - Start Local, Go Global

Derek McCoy is currently the Principal of North Asheboro Middle School in Asheboro City Schools. He is a career middle school educator and has always focused on improving student learning and achievement, increasing teaching efficiency, and creating a learning environment that will prepare students for their future. He was named one of 25 educators to Follow on Twitter by #NCED and the Innovative School Partners. In 2014, he was named a Digital Principal of the Year by NASSP. He presents nationally on aspects of leadership, teaching and learning best practices, equity and learner-centered schools. He has co-authored, “The Revolution: Its Time to Empower Change in Our Schools” - a book designed to lead conversations on leadership, change strategies, school culture, and empowerment and “10 Perspectives on Learning in Education” - a compilation featuring leading educational voices today.


20 Sep 2020

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197: Remember why you got into this. - Derek McCoy chats with us about having the right priorities, reflecting on what we've learn this year, and remembering why we got into this.

Teach Better Talk

Derek McCoy chats with us about having the right priorities, reflecting on what we've learn this year, and remembering why we got into this.  More at www.teachbetter.com/podcast/derekmccoy2. Derek's Recommendations EdTech Tool: Jamboard Book: "White Fragility" by Robin DiAngela Who to Follow: Darren Ellwein (@dellwein) Basil Marin (@basilmarin) Sanée Bell (@Sanee Bell) YouTube/Podcast/Website/Blog: Principal Kafele Daily/Weekly/Monthly Routine: Self care. Best piece of advice you've ever received: "There are very few tough decisions that a person makes, but there are always tough conversations. Make the conversations work." Links to Connect With Derek Website: www.mccoyderek.com Twitter: @mccoyderek Facebook Page: Derek McCoy Instagram: @mccoyderek--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/teach-better-talk/message


9 Aug 2020

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Education Talk Radio

AUTHOR AND PRINCIPAL DEREK MCCOY: EMPOWERING CHANGE IN OUR SCHOOLS:Derek McCoy has been the NASSP National Digital Principal of the Year  and author "The Revolution: It's Time to Empower Change in Our Schools". His 'revolutionary' voice is worth listening to as we take a good look at schooling today.FREE TO EDUCATORS ... JOIN THE AMERICAN CONSORTIUM FOR EQUITY IN EDUCATION PreK-12 AT WWW.ACE-ED.ORG GREAT NEWS AND INFO  ON EQUITY AND ACCESS . MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD IF YOU WISH AND ENJOY YOUR  INCLUDED SUBSCRIPTION TO OUR OFFICIAL JOURNAL  "AC&E: Equity & Access PreK-12 "


29 Jun 2020

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Deconstructing Masculinity with Derek McCoy

The Becoming Kings Podcast

In this episode you’ll learn about…Words go here. (2:00)The culture of masculinity & dominance (10:25)Calling men out vs calling them in (22:47)Deconstructing male & female gender types (33:35)Going all in with The Last Dance (44:38)Staying in your lane vs developing your lane (52:42)Social collective human development (1:02:57)

1hr 9mins

15 Jun 2020

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Strategies for Empowering Your Learning Community - Derek McCoy & Darren Ellwein

Lead the Way with Dr. Bill Ziegler - A Podcast for EDU Leaders

Derek McCoy and Darren Ellwein - Award Winning Principals & Author of The Revolution Derek and Darren are NASSP Digital Principal Award Winners  Follow Darren on Twitter Follow Derek on Twitter 


23 May 2020

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Episode 76-Derek McCoy challenges us to start an educational revolution

Lasting Learning

Derek McCoy, author of The Revolution, shares about his personal and professional evolution and how we can all continue to grow and evolve.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/david-schmittou/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/david-schmittou/support


22 Jan 2020