April 10, 2018
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April 10, 2018
March 27, 2018
In this episode of the We Love Schools podcast, host Joel Gagne is joined by Jennifer Kime, CEO of Downtown Mansfield, a not-for-profit that seeks to revitalize Mansfield, Ohio. Jennifer talks with Joel about the intersection of public schools and economic revitalization of cities.
March 23, 2018
In this episode, host Carole Dorn-Bell speaks with Noble Local School District Superintendent Dan Leffingwell about improving school climate. They discuss communicating goals and expectations to students and families, student ownership and creating a sense of hope.
March 22, 2018
The Ohio Department of Public Safety released a fantastic video for school staff about school shootings. The video focuses on school shootings that have taken place in Ohio over the last several years.
School officials share their personal experiences from school shootings and the lessons they want to share with other education professionals.
March 15, 2018
In a special episode of our podcast, host Joel Gagne speaks with five student leaders from New Albany-Plain Local School District in Ohio. They not only participated in the national school walkout on Wednesday but have plans to attend the March For Our Lives event in Columbus later this month.
March 15, 2018
In this episode of the We Love Schools podcast, host Joel Gagne speaks with Jill Habig, founder and President of the Public Rights Project, a not-for-profit that helps public institutions protect the civil rights of their communities. Jill discusses civil rights in our schools, as well as chronic absence and the school-to-prison pipeline.
March 2, 2018
In this episode of the We Love Schools podcast, host Joel Gagne is joined by Gail Kist-Kline, the superintendent of Mason City Schools in the Cincinnati area. Gail has spent more than 30 years in public education and has experienced how schools view and internalize the idea of diversity. The two discuss the importance of diversity in schools and how it’s essential to a school’s success.
February 26, 2018
In this episode of the We Love Schools podcast, former Representative Mike Ward joins Joel Gagne to talk about navigating school board politics.
February 20, 2018
In this episode of the We Love Schools podcast, host Joel Gagne speaks with Heidi Feller, Chief Inspirational Officer for #SocialSchool4EDU. The two chat about some of the best practices schools can utilize in telling their stories and inspiring their communities. The two chat about effective school communication and how compelling stories drive the best communication strategies.
February 16, 2018
In this episode, host Joel Gagne speaks with Dr. Creg E. Williams, the Superintendent of Schools for Thornton Fractional High School District 215 in Illinois. The two discuss the opportunities and challenges of diversity in schools.