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Mississippi Ed Talk Podcast

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Mississippi Ed Talk, a podcast produced by the Research and Curriculum Unit (RCU) at Mississippi State University, takes a deep dive into the innovative practices underway in Mississippi’s public schools and districts. Each month, we talk to K-12 administrators, teachers, and key stakeholders to gain insight into promising practices and understand how they came about. Whether you are an educator, a parent, or an education advocate, this podcast will keep you informed about some of the most unique education stories in Mississippi and connect you to valuable education resources.

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Mississippi Ed Talk, a podcast produced by the Research and Curriculum Unit (RCU) at Mississippi State University, takes a deep dive into the innovative practices underway in Mississippi’s public schools and districts. Each month, we talk to K-12 administrators, teachers, and key stakeholders to gain insight into promising practices and understand how they came about. Whether you are an educator, a parent, or an education advocate, this podcast will keep you informed about some of the most unique education stories in Mississippi and connect you to valuable education resources.

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Mississippi Ed Talk Podcast

Latest release on Nov 01, 2018

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Mississippi Ed Talk, a podcast produced by the Research and Curriculum Unit (RCU) at Mississippi State University, takes a deep dive into the innovative practices underway in Mississippi’s public schools and districts. Each month, we talk to K-12 administrators, teachers, and key stakeholders to gain insight into promising practices and understand how they came about. Whether you are an educator, a parent, or an education advocate, this podcast will keep you informed about some of the most unique education stories in Mississippi and connect you to valuable education resources.

Rank #1: School Improvement Success

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In November’s episode, we speak with a principal who implemented holistic improvements to elevate her school’s state accountability rating. For more information about Mississippi’s school accountability grading system, visit mdek12.org/OCGR/mact.

Nov 01 2018

17mins

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Rank #2: Education Policy Fellowship Program

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This month, we sit down the state and national leaders of the Education Policy Fellowship Program. Fellows of this nine-month program concentrate on three major topics: public policy, leadership, and professional networking. Fellows remain in their full-time positions and use their environment as the context for examining important leadership and policy issues in Mississippi. To find out more about EPFP, visit rcu.msstate.edu/EPFP.

Oct 01 2018

41mins

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Rank #3: Summer Training

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Each summer, hundreds of career and technical education instructors and administrators come together in person and online to receive additional training. These educators represent a wide swath of teachers, ranging from veterans needing continuing education units to first-time teachers entering the classroom. In this episode, we interview Research and Curriculum Unit training leaders to learn about the process for preparing these courses and trainings, and the benefits these programs bring to participants. To find out more about online and in-person professional learning opportunities, visit rcu.msstate.edu/PL.

Sep 04 2018

41mins

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Rank #4: Science Saturdays

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In this episode, we talk with James Brownlow, Hattiesburg’s polymer science instructor, and several of his students to learn about the Science Saturdays for Young Einsteins program. We also hear from the RCU’s own Kenny Langley for an overview of polymer science. In our Research Minute, Jailaih Gowdy shares how schools are implementing character education and the research behind this growing trend.

May 01 2018

37mins

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Rank #5: Madison’s Model Career Academies

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Career academies continue to grow across the magnolia state, and one district has achieved national recognition for its academies. The first district to achieve this status in Mississippi, Madison now has model academies in engineering and health sciences. In this episode, we interview district and school leaders to learn about the process for achieving model status and the benefits this designation brings to students.

Apr 03 2018

40mins

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School Improvement Success

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In November’s episode, we speak with a principal who implemented holistic improvements to elevate her school’s state accountability rating. For more information about Mississippi’s school accountability grading system, visit mdek12.org/OCGR/mact.

Nov 01 2018

17mins

Play

Education Policy Fellowship Program

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Read more
This month, we sit down the state and national leaders of the Education Policy Fellowship Program. Fellows of this nine-month program concentrate on three major topics: public policy, leadership, and professional networking. Fellows remain in their full-time positions and use their environment as the context for examining important leadership and policy issues in Mississippi. To find out more about EPFP, visit rcu.msstate.edu/EPFP.

Oct 01 2018

41mins

Play

Summer Training

Podcast cover
Read more
Each summer, hundreds of career and technical education instructors and administrators come together in person and online to receive additional training. These educators represent a wide swath of teachers, ranging from veterans needing continuing education units to first-time teachers entering the classroom. In this episode, we interview Research and Curriculum Unit training leaders to learn about the process for preparing these courses and trainings, and the benefits these programs bring to participants. To find out more about online and in-person professional learning opportunities, visit rcu.msstate.edu/PL.

Sep 04 2018

41mins

Play

Science Saturdays

Podcast cover
Read more
In this episode, we talk with James Brownlow, Hattiesburg’s polymer science instructor, and several of his students to learn about the Science Saturdays for Young Einsteins program. We also hear from the RCU’s own Kenny Langley for an overview of polymer science. In our Research Minute, Jailaih Gowdy shares how schools are implementing character education and the research behind this growing trend.

May 01 2018

37mins

Play

Madison’s Model Career Academies

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Career academies continue to grow across the magnolia state, and one district has achieved national recognition for its academies. The first district to achieve this status in Mississippi, Madison now has model academies in engineering and health sciences. In this episode, we interview district and school leaders to learn about the process for achieving model status and the benefits this designation brings to students.

Apr 03 2018

40mins

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