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Episode 007 – West Smiths Station Elementary Scholars’ Bowl Team a.k.a. Crushing the Competition

6/5/2018
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In this episode we chat with the Scholars’ Bowl team at West Smiths Station Elementary School and we learn about how the competitions work, how they prepare for it, and how much they enjoy…crushing their enemies! That last is a running joke throughout the episode, but we assure everyone they are perfect sportsmen during actual competitions. Below are links to some of the things we discuss in this episode: Twitter: @WSSESchool Mrs. Flowers: flowers.rebecca@lee.k12.al.us Coach Corey Harris:...

Duration:00:36:05

Episode 006 – Loachapoka High School Robotics Team a.k.a. Future Architects of Skynet

5/15/2018
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In this episode we chat with the Loachapoka High School Robotics Team. They tell us about robotics competitions, their aspirations, and how the team has helped them. Below are links to some of the things we discuss this episode: Twitter: @Indian_Robotics & @LoachapokaAD E-Day at Auburn University: auburn.edu/eday Project Lead The Way (PLTW): https://www.pltw.org/ VEX Robotics: https://www.vexrobotics.com/ Auburn University College of Science and Mathematics (COSAM) Outreach:...

Duration:00:23:33

Episode 005 - Emily Jennings, Lee County's Elementary Teacher of the Year a.k.a. It's OK to Fail

5/1/2018
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In this episode, we chat with Mrs. Emily Jennings, Wacoochee Elementary School's Teacher of the Year and the Elementary Teacher of the Year for Lee County Schools. Mrs. Jennings shares with us her teaching philosophy, how she makes learning fun for her students, and how she's not afraid to try and fail because that's how you learn. Below are some links to what we talk about in the episode: Twitter: @MrsEmJennings Flipgrid: https://info.flipgrid.com/ Individualized Education Programs (IEP):...

Duration:00:37:09

Episode 004 - Dr. James "Mac" McCoy a.k.a. Planting Trees

4/17/2018
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In this episode, we chat with the Superintendent of Lee County Schools, Dr. James "Mac" McCoy. Dr. Mac chats with us about leadership, taking chances, allowing teachers to experiment, and how we teach children not subjects. Below are links to some of the things we talked about in this episode: Dr. W. Edwards Deming: https://www.amazon.com/Essential-Deming-Leadership-Principles-Quality-ebook/dp/B00AK8FCEG/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1520869850&sr=8-7&keywords=total+quality+management Good to...

Duration:00:50:34

Episode 003: Coach Mike Glisson a.k.a. Leaders Are Made, Not Born

4/3/2018
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In this episode, we chat with Coach Michael Glisson, new football coach at Smiths Station High School. We discuss the challenges and rewards of coaching high school football and how a coach's job extends beyond winning games. Below are links to some of the things we discuss in this episode: Hudl: https://www.hudl.com/ Hudl Sideline: https://www.hudl.com/products/sideline Hudl Assist: https://www.hudl.com/products/assist Drones:...

Duration:00:37:40