One of our goals this year in Salisbury Township School District is to revisit and revise our beliefs and vision for teaching and learning. As part of the learning process, we have been connecting with innovative thought leaders – experts in creativity, personalized learning, assessment and other areas of current educational innovation. Through these connections, my colleague Lynn Fuini-Hetten and I have started producing a series of podcasts at TLTalkRadio! Check out these inspirational conversations with innovative educational thought leaders!
In this episode, we welcome Barbara Bray! Barbara is co-founder of Personalize Learning, LLC (with Kathleen McClaskey), co-author of the book Make Learning Personal, and founder/owner of My eCoach. As a creative learning strategist, Barbara is passionate about writing, bringing creativity and passion back to learning and empowering educators to… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we welcome Don Wettrick, a thought leader on Innovation and author of Pure Genius: Building a Culture of Innovation and Taking 20% time to the Next Level. Don is an Innovation Coordinator at Noblesville High School, just outside Indianapolis… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we welcome Warren Berger, a thought leader on innovation and author of A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas. An expert on design thinking and innovation, Warren has studied hundreds of the world’s leading innovators, designers, education leaderst…… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we welcome Keith Sawyer, one of the country’s leading scientific experts on creativity. Dr. Sawyer is the Morgan Distinguished Professor in Educational Innovations at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. His 2007 book Group Genius shows how we can be more creative… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from Matt Farber. Matt Farber teaches social studies at Valleyview Middle School, in Denville, New Jersey. He is an Edutopia blogger and cohost of Ed Got Game, on the BAM! Radio Network. Matt is member of the GlassLab… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from Sylvia Martinez co- author of Invent to Learn along with Gary Stager. Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering the Classroom has been called the “bible of the classroom maker movement.” Sylvia is also the principal advisor to… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from Pernille Ripp, author of Passionate Learners: How to Engage and Empower Your Students AND Empowered Schools, Empowered Students: Creating Connected and Invested Learners. Pernille is a 7th grade English teacher… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from Mark Barnes. Mark is a longtime educator and bestselling author providing right-now solutions to some of our biggest problems with his new Hack Learning Series. An international speaker and publisher at Times 10 Books, Mark has written… <read more and listen to the podcast…>
In this episode, we are excited for you to hear from Starr Sackstein, author of Hacking Assessment: 10 Ways to Go Gradeless in a Traditional Grades Classroom, The Power of Questioning: Opening Up the World of Student Inquiry and several other books. Starr Sackstein currently works at … <read more and listen to the podcast…>
And there’s more to come in the months ahead! We look forward to interviewing Laura Fleming, Ewan Macintosh, Bob Sornson, Yong Zhao, Chris Lehmann, David Burkus, Angela Stockman, Gary Stager, Laura Greenstein, Zac Chase, Suzie Boss and others in this innovation series!
What other innovative thought leaders should we feature on the podcast?
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