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: email@example.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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Facilitating Change in K-12 Education with Derek McCoy
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
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
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.
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
AUTHOR AND PRINCIPAL DEREK MCCOY: EMPOWERING CHANGE IN OUR SCHOOLS
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 "
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)
Episode 76-Derek McCoy challenges us to start an educational revolution
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