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2020 Honor Boards: Gary Bingham, Mesquite ISD, on Proactive Leadership

TASB Talks

Gary Bingham, board president of Mesquite ISD, discusses how the board demonstrated proactive leadership through the creation of a one-of-a-kind accreditation program for campuses. The district has also teamed up with Google, using artificial intelligence to customize learning for students' different interests, gifts, and passions.  The Mesquite ISD board is one of five 2020 Honor Boards named by the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA). The five boards are now finalists for Outstanding School Board.  The 2020 Outstanding School Board will be announced by TASA on October 2 during the virtual txEDCON2020, the TASA | TASB Convention. txEDCON2020 will be held September 30–October 2. Earn up to 10 hours of credit during the live event, AND earn credit with access to the content for 30 days after the conference ends. Register: https://bit.ly/2Ex5T5A ©2020 Texas Association of School Boards, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

10mins

24 Sep 2020

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Talk'n Throws with David Winkler- 2020 Inductee Mesquite ISD Hall of Honor, 1997 USA Nationals Bronze Medalists in Weightlifting,1990 HS All-American and member of Junior World TeamShot put PR in HS 65'2, 3 Time Texas HS State Champion in Shot Put at Nort

Talk'n Throws- Texas Style

Talk'n Throws with David Winkler- 2020 Inductee Mesquite ISD Hall of Honor, 1997 USA Nationals Bronze Medalists in Weightlifting,1990 HS All-American and member of Junior World Team. Shot put PR in HS 65'2, 3 Time Texas HS State Champion in Shot Put at North Mesquite HS.David's father passed down his love of throwing to David by putting a shot put in his hand at an early age. That love and passion for throwing led them to seek out Olympian Sammy Walker who coached and mentored David throughout his career.. along with bribing him with BBQ. Sammy introduced David to weightlifting during Junior High and David goes on to have successful weightlifting career after graduating from SMU. 

57mins

16 Aug 2020

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Episode 165: 2019 Football Preview - 10-6A (Rowlett, Sachse) + 11-6A (Mesquite ISD)

Star Local Media High School Sports Podcast

Star Local Media continues its preview of the upcoming football season by discussing what’s ahead on the gridiron in District 7-5A Division II.Matt Welch and Devin Hasson break down what to expect this season in 10-6A for Sachse (2:15), Rowlett (7:10), plus a potential Garland ISD dark horse (8:55), the district's marquee game to watch (10:35) and projected playoff teams (12:50).The staff re-racks and does the same in 11-6A with a look at the upcoming seasons for Mesquite (10:25), Mesquite Horn (18:28) and North Mesquite (21:38), plus the power duo of Longview and Rockwall (23:42), plus Mesquite ISD's marquee game to watch (27:52) and projected playoff teams (29:45).

31mins

19 Aug 2019

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Episode 163: 2019 Football Preview - 7-5A Division I (McKinney North, Mesquite ISD)

Star Local Media High School Sports Podcast

Star Local Media continues its preview of the upcoming football season by discussing what’s ahead on the gridiron in District 7-5A Division I.Matt Welch, Kendrick Johnson and Devin Hasson break down what to expect this season from Mesquite Poteet (2:40), McKinney North (5:05) and West Mesquite (10:25), followed by a look at a couple of the other district playoff contenders (13:55), two marquee games to watch (18:10) and projected playoff teams (21:20).

22mins

12 Aug 2019

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20: Lone Star Scoop School Safety Summer Series: Ep.2 -- Mesquite ISD

Lone Star Scoop

The Lone Star Scoop Podcast is putting out a weekly episode (Monday mornings) throughout the summer, where the WBAP and KLIF newsroom will focus on what North Texas school districts are doing to improve on-campus safety. This, in the wake of an increase in school shootings both in Texas and across the country. For the second installment, our Scott Sidway and Clayton Neville hear from Mesquite ISD Superintendent Dr. David Vroonland, who dives into what Mesquite is doing to keep schools safe, including heavier emphasis on social media monitoring, installing more practical doors, and more.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

30mins

16 Jul 2018

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Episode 41: Spring Football Primers for 7-5A Div. I (McKinney North, Mesquite ISD), 7-5A Div. II (Frisco ISD, Lake Dallas, Lovejoy) and Special Guest Theo Wease (Allen)

Star Local Media High School Sports Podcast

Star Local Media concludes its spring football primer series, checking in on the offseason progress for two more local football districts.The final installment touches on the both 7-5A districts, starting with Division I and offseason updates on McKinney North, Mesquite Poteet and West Mesquite (1:30). This week’s Fast Forward Rewind student-athlete spotlight centers on Allen’s star wide receiver Theo Wease (12:00), and the staff rounds out its spring football talk with a look at 7-5A Div. II, which features Frisco ISD, Lake Dallas, Lovejoy and others (22:00).

39mins

1 Jun 2018

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Episode 40: Spring Football Primers for 9-6A (Allen, Plano ISD, McKinney ISD, Prosper) and 11-6A (Mesquite ISD)

Star Local Media High School Sports Podcast

Star Local Media continues its spring football primer series, checking in on the offseason progress for its local football districts.Talk shifts back to Class 6A and a look at the newly aligned 9-6A district that includes Allen, Plano ISD, McKinney ISD and Prosper (1:30), with some key offseason storylines surrounding those seven programs. Then, the staff examines the progress being made in a familiar-looking 11-6A, featuring the three 6A Mesquite ISD schools of Horn, Mesquite and North Mesquite (21:30).

30mins

31 May 2018

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Rapid Reaction: Mesquite Horn vs. Rockwall-Heath (Baseball) and Sachse, Rowlett, Mesquite ISD softball playoff roundup

Star Local Media High School Sports Podcast

Mesquite News and Rowlett-Lakeshore Times sports editor Devin Hasson recaps Friday's District 11-6A baseball game between Mesquite Horn and Rockwall-Heath, plus the opening round of the softball playoffs for Sachse, Rowlett and Mesquite ISD.

5mins

28 Apr 2018