Cover image of K-12 Greatest Hits:The Best Ideas in Education
(52)

Rank #118 in Courses category

Education
Courses

K-12 Greatest Hits:The Best Ideas in Education

Updated 1 day ago

Rank #118 in Courses category

Education
Courses
Read more

BAM Radio has compiled the most popular segments, hosted by the Executive Directors of the nation's 14 leading education associations including ; the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the National Parent Teachers Association ( PTA), the National Head Start Association (NHSA), The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO), the American Association of School Administrators (AASA), the National Association of Child Care Professionals (NACCP), the National Afterschool Association (NAA), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) and more...

Read more

BAM Radio has compiled the most popular segments, hosted by the Executive Directors of the nation's 14 leading education associations including ; the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the National Parent Teachers Association ( PTA), the National Head Start Association (NHSA), The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO), the American Association of School Administrators (AASA), the National Association of Child Care Professionals (NACCP), the National Afterschool Association (NAA), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) and more...

iTunes Ratings

52 Ratings
Average Ratings
33
9
6
2
2

Reading Specialist

By rdng.tchr - Aug 10 2019
Read more
The term “Behavior Chart” has many different uses for teachers in many different settings. Listeners may need the context of the specific kind of chart Lee Ann is discussing. I recommend reading her article.

Miss the podcast

By emuwhee - May 19 2012
Read more
I enjoyed listening to the hosts' take on education. Why aren't they producing more shows?

iTunes Ratings

52 Ratings
Average Ratings
33
9
6
2
2

Reading Specialist

By rdng.tchr - Aug 10 2019
Read more
The term “Behavior Chart” has many different uses for teachers in many different settings. Listeners may need the context of the specific kind of chart Lee Ann is discussing. I recommend reading her article.

Miss the podcast

By emuwhee - May 19 2012
Read more
I enjoyed listening to the hosts' take on education. Why aren't they producing more shows?
Cover image of K-12 Greatest Hits:The Best Ideas in Education

K-12 Greatest Hits:The Best Ideas in Education

Updated 1 day ago

Rank #118 in Courses category

Read more

BAM Radio has compiled the most popular segments, hosted by the Executive Directors of the nation's 14 leading education associations including ; the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the National Parent Teachers Association ( PTA), the National Head Start Association (NHSA), The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO), the American Association of School Administrators (AASA), the National Association of Child Care Professionals (NACCP), the National Afterschool Association (NAA), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) and more...

Rank #1: Change Agents:49 Ways to Get and Keep Control of Your Classrooms

Podcast cover
Read more
Doug Lemov went out into the field to discover and thoroughly document what great teachers are doing in the toughest classrooms in the toughest neighborhoods in his community. His findings were distilled down to 49 specific techniques that can help create exceptional learning environments and provide useful insights to administrators, directors, teachers and parents.
May 16 2010
18 mins
Play

Rank #2: Why Do We Still Ask Students to "Sit and Learn" When We Know...

Podcast cover
Read more
Physical activity supports learning, reduces student behavior issues, and can eliminate the need for ADHD and ADD medications. If the value of active learning is clear, why are we still asking students to sit still and learn?

Follow: @coolcatteacher @bloomzapp #edtechchat #edchat #edtech

Dr. Brad Johnson is an international speaker in the field of education. He is author of What Schools Don't Teach: 20 Ways to Help Students Excel in School and in Life and his latest book, From School Administrator to School Leader: 15 Keys to Maximizing Your Leadership Potential.
Jun 09 2017
10 mins
Play

Rank #3: DISSED! Part 1: Why Teachers Get No Respect

Podcast cover
Read more
We hear it all the time: teachers feel disrespected by principals; principals feel disrespected by superintendents;

superintendents feel dissed by local school boards; school boards feel discounted by the feds; early child-

hood educators feel dismissed by the rest of the education community; and parents feel marginalized by all levels of professional educators. - Why do so many educators feel disrespected? What can be done about it? We start with principals and teachers.
Gail Connelly is Executive Director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP). Kathleen Hoffman is Teacher & Spokesperson for the American Federation of Teachers (AFT). Stephen Sawchuk is an assistant editor for Education Week. He is the senior writer of Joining Forces, a recent special report on the topic of labor-management collaboration.
Jan 27 2012
11 mins
Play

Rank #4: Are You Teaching Kids to Read or to Love Reading?

Podcast cover
Read more
Current research indicates that kids love reading most when they are young, but by the teens years they read less than six minutes a day. Why does the love of reading too often diminish as kids grow? More importantly, how can we foster a love of reading in students?

Follow: @DTWillingham @bamradionetwork @bodymindchild

#edchat #AskingWhatIf

Dan Willingham is professor of psychology at the University of Virginia, and author of several books, most recently Raising Kids Who Read. As President and CEO of the Gesell Institute of Child Development on the Yale campus, Dr. Marci Guddemi leads in the Institute in its mission of promoting the principles of child development in all decision-making for young. Dan Brown is a National Board Certified Teacher and Director of the Future Educators Association. He is the author of The Great Expectations School: A Rookie Year in the New Blackboard Jungle.
Oct 09 2015
10 mins
Play

Rank #5: Nation of Wimps:How and Why We're Creating Psychologically Fragile Children

Podcast cover
Read more
At one extreme there are satellite parents and at the other extreme are helicopter parents. How do we determine the right balance between being too involved in our children's education and development and being not involved enough? Three thoughtful parents and experts share their insights and offer some guidelines.
Mar 15 2010
11 mins
Play

Rank #6: 5 Ways We Are Miseducating Our Children

Podcast cover
Read more
Candid, thoughtful and straight talking, Dr. Diane Ravitch gives an unvarnished report card on the errors of our national educational policy. Ravitch offers a prescription for getting children and our educational system back on track. Hosted by Dan Domench Executive Director of the American Association of School Superintendents.
Nov 19 2009
13 mins
Play

Rank #7: Teachers Demoralized: Getting the Grove Back

Podcast cover
Read more
Historian and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch travels the nation speaking to educators and says that the depth of discouragement in the field is at an all time high. Why are so many educators demoralized? More importantly, how can those who feel this way recover their passion to make a difference? Diane has offers some great advice..
.
Sep 09 2011
12 mins
Play

Rank #8: 3 Things Every Parent and Teacher Needs to Know About Gender Differences

Podcast cover
Read more
The explanation for the differences in the way boys and girls develop and therefore what should expected of each has changed over the years. Our two experts offer a panoramic view of gender differences and identify the three basic things you need to know to be an effective parent and teacher
Jan 05 2010
10 mins
Play

Rank #9: 3 Simple Ways to Handle Difficult Classroom Behavior

Podcast cover
Read more
Tip #8 If you teach, you think about classroom management. Here are three simple rules that will keep you in control.

Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork

Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”
Mar 02 2017
4 mins
Play

Rank #10: Shifting Our Mindset from Teaching to Learning

Podcast cover
Read more
Join us as we talk about what a learning-centered culture looks like and how to make the shift.
Follow: @gustafsonbrad, @benjamingilpin @mccoyderek @bamradionetwork
Derek McCoy is the proud principal of West Rowan Middle School in Rowan-Salisbury Schools North Carolina. He brings a range of experiences as a secondary school assistant principal, instructional coach, Dir. of Curriculum and Innovation and principal. Dr. Brad Gustafson is the principal and lead learner at Greenwood Elementary in Minnesota. Ben Gilpin is the principal at Warner Elementary School in Spring Arbor.
Nov 30 2016
12 mins
Play

Rank #11: Teacher Talk That Improves Student Learning and Behavior

Podcast cover
Read more
In this segment, we look at the often overlooked ways teachers impact students' learning, behaviors, and mindset through what we say and how we way say it.

Follow: @ASCD @runnin26 @balancedteacher @bamradionetwork

Mike Anderson is a former award-winning teacher, an education consultant, and author of ASCD book, What We Say and How We Say It Matter: Teacher Talk That Improves Student Learning and Behavior (ASCD, 2019) and Learning to Choose, Choosing to Learn: The Key to Student Motivation and Achievement. Rachael George is the principal of Sandy Grade School in the Oregon Trail School District and an ASCD Emerging Leader.
Jan 26 2019
11 mins
Play

Rank #12: Overcoming the Six Biggest Objections to Project -Based Learning (PBL)

Podcast cover
Read more
Interest in project based learning continues to accelerate. However this approach to teaching has its share of skeptics and detractors. In this segment our guests do a wonderful job of laying out the benefits of Project based learning and dispelling the concerns, doubts and objections. Check it out!
John Larmer is Director of Product Development at the Buck Institute for Education. Nikhil Goyal is a 17-year-old author of One Size Does Not Fit All: A Student's Assessment of School. Lisa Nielsen, author of the book Teaching Generation Text, is a long time public school educator. Nicholas "Nick" Provenzano is a high school English teacher and writes thoughts on education at TheNerdyTeacher.com.
Jan 26 2013
13 mins
Play

Rank #13: Five Proven Strategies for Engaging Minorities In STEM

Podcast cover
Read more
Our guest is considered a leading innovator of strategies to engage underrepresented groups in science, technology, engineering and math. His program has become the leading producer of African Americans who complete Ph.D.s in primarily white universities. In this segment he shares the strategies he has used to achieve such extraordinary success.

Freeman A. Hrabowski, III is President of UMBC (The University of Maryland, Baltimore County). His research and publications focus on science and math education, with special emphasis on minority participation and performance. He chaired the National Academies’ committee that recently produced the report, “Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America’s Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads.
Jan 29 2012
12 mins
Play

Rank #14: If You Lose Control of Your Classroom, Try This...

Podcast cover
Read more
Losing control of the classroom conjures up frightening images of students running amok. If classroom anarchy is one of your fears, you'll want to make sure you listen to this episode.

Follow: @sugatam @travislape @nmhs_lms @bamradionetwork

#makercamp, #makerspace #worldsofmaking

Sugata Mitra is Professor of Educational Technology at Newcastle University in the UK. He is known for his work showing that children in groups, unsupervised and allowed to use the Internet can learn anything by themselves.
Nov 05 2015
11 mins
Play

Rank #15: Street Smart Lesson in Education From Around the World

Podcast cover
Read more
Greg Mortenson has spent almost two decades traveling the world to promote community based education and literacy . Tune in as Greg shares some of the insights he has learned from his travels, with Gail Connelly, Executive Director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals.
Feb 17 2010
10 mins
Play

Rank #16: Good Bye NCLB, Hello What?

Podcast cover
Read more
Finally, Schools Get Relief From No Child Left Behind, Three Strings Attached
Today at the White House, senior administration officials released three requirements in President Obama's plan for states to get relief from No Child Left Behind. The plan provides flexibility, but comes with many conditions and aims to maintain a high bar. Not all schools will qualify. Those that don't will be stuck with the old rules. Listen now for details.
.
Sep 23 2011
12 mins
Play

Rank #17: Outdated Teaching Methods and the Teachers who Love Them

Podcast cover
Read more
Highlights and commentary on last week's Edchat about dealing with peers who are using outdated approaches to teaching and handling behavior issues with students..

Tom Whitby is Contributing Editor at SmartBrief, Founder of #Edchat,Twitter-Using Educators, NYSCATE Network, St. Joseph's College NY group. Jerry Swiatek is an Instructional Technology Specialist for the Citrus County School District in Citrus County. Nancy Blair is a school improvement consultant who frequently worked with the High Schools That Work and Making Middle Grades Work initiatives of the Southern Regional Education Board.
Dec 13 2012
14 mins
Play

Rank #18: Why Teaching Reading Is So Complex: How to Simplify the Process

Podcast cover
Read more
It's surprising how many of us feel ill-equipped to teach reading. In this segment, we explore a few practical approaches and strategies.

Follow: @bamradionetwork @raepica1 @TeachingMatters

#edchat #edreform #ece #earlyed #AskingWhatIf

Lynette Guastaferro, Executive Director of Teaching Matters, has over 20 years of experience in education. Her leadership has helped to quadruple Teaching Matters’ reach, and make the organization one of the leading innovators in scalable teacher development models.
Nov 25 2017
8 mins
Play

Rank #19: Waiting for Superman: Fact or Fiction?

Podcast cover
Read more
Education insiders say "Waiting for Superman," a heart-rending documentary/movie about the struggles five children face in pursuit of a good public school education, is grossly distorted, even dangerous. The movie has received high ratings from the public, but those inside education see a different picture. In this segment former U.S Assistant Secretary of Education, Diane Ravitch, and four education reporters aim to separate fact from fiction.
Oct 13 2010
19 mins
Play

Rank #20: When Students Disrespect You or Your Classroom, Do This...

Podcast cover
Read more
Tip #9 In this segment we talk about how to handle you baddest, meanest, scariest kids.

Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork

Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”
Mar 23 2017
3 mins
Play

Similar Podcasts