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School 180 celebrates the ideas, strategies, and most importantly, the people helping kids thrive during this very unique school year... and beyond. Join us.

School 180 celebrates the ideas, strategies, and most importantly, the people helping kids thrive during this very unique school year... and beyond. Join us.

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United States

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School 180 celebrates the ideas, strategies, and most importantly, the people helping kids thrive during this very unique school year... and beyond. Join us.

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English


Episodes

Ep 14: There Is No Right Answer

1/18/2021
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with veteran math teacher Jinna Hwang about why she's so excited about data science and how she's using a new, free interactive textbook called CourseKata to help all high school students succeed through productive struggle. \------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Jinna Hwang: @teaching_ninJa | Teaching Ninja CourseKata UCLA Teaching and Learning Lab

Duration:00:40:38

Ep 13: Jump for It

1/11/2021
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Brandie Wright about being a first year teacher during the pandemic, teaching AI to middle schoolers, real time professional development and more. Brandie’s mentor Dr. Felicia Barnett stops by to chat about SEL, equity, and cheer on Brandie. \------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Brandie Wright: @liveandmove Dr. Felicia Barnett: @FeliciaFBarnett ISTE's AI in Education YouTube Anxiety...

Duration:01:04:34

Ep 12: All Is Merry and Bright

12/14/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Carol Anne McGuire and Macy Cardona about the simple ways they make learning engaging and meaningful for students, and our friend Mike Lawrence drops by to spread holiday cheer through laughter and song. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Carol Anne McGuire: @rockourworld | rockourworld.org | rockyourstrengths.com Macy Cardona: @macyannecardona Mike Lawrence: @techmaverick

Duration:01:09:11

Ep 11: It's a Magical Place

12/7/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Kurt Schwengel, a life-long kindergarten teacher who uses thematic teaching to craft magical learning experiences. Kurt’s mentor, Anne Brown, drops by to remind us how to bring wonder and joy to our youngest learners. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Kurt Schwengel: Occupy Kindergarten TEDx Talk

Duration:00:55:09

Ep 10: Not Gonna Hold Them Back

11/30/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with math teacher Lesley Schooler, who runs one of the most innovative math programs in the country at Carondelet High School. Maths education guru Jo Boaler also stops by to share her thoughts on math mindsets, data science, and how to accelerate the maths revolution. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Lesley Schooler: @LesleySchooler | Carondelet HS Jo Boaler: @JoBoaler |...

Duration:01:09:59

Ep 9: Lead with Love, Grace, and Empathy

11/23/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Mike McCormick, the innovative superintendent of Val Verde Unified School District. They cover everything from the practical ways his district is tackling remote learning to overhauling state assessments. Being a public school district superintendent can be rough, so there's a little surprise mid-way through to thank Mike for everything he does. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh:...

Duration:00:57:57

Ep 8: Bam! There ya go.

11/16/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with his 12 year old son, Quinn, about life as a 7th grader during 2020. They talk about school, free time, and life with friends. And Quinn even offers up a few tips on how teachers could make online learning more engaging. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh

Duration:00:33:00

Ep 7: Be Curious, Be Kind, Be Brave

11/2/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Seewan Eng about how to bring mindfulness into our homes and our classrooms. Celebrated choreographer Alonzo King also stops by to spread some love and give a masterclass on being human. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Mindful Schools: www.mindfulschools.org Alonzo King LINES Ballet: linesballet.org

Duration:00:52:30

Ep 6: Do Beautiful Things

10/26/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Laura Flaxman about parenting, school leadership, and feeling connected during crazy times. Ron Berger stops by to talk about about craftsmanship in teaching and learning. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Laura Flaxman on Twitter: @FlaxmanLaura Ron Berger on Twitter: @RonBergerEL More from Ron Berger: A Culture of Quality, We Are Crew, Leaders of Their Own Learning

Duration:00:51:22

Ep 5: Pretend It's the 80's

10/19/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Ramsey Musallam about how to make inquiry-driven instruction effective, even online. Award-winning science teacher Frank Noschese stops by to share how he's adapting his classroom for a hybrid environment. And in spite of having two mad scientist teachers on the show, nothing explodes. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Ramsey Musallam: cyclesoflearning.com Frank Noschese:...

Duration:00:54:29

Ep 4: Menschy Moments

10/12/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Lisa Kay Solomon about Vote by Design - a non-partisan learning experience to ignite the next generation of voters. World renowned futurist Eammon Kelly also drops in to put a smile on Lisa's face and share insights on the forces shaping education, the economy, and society. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Lisa Kay Solomon: www.lisakaysolomon.com Vote By Design:...

Duration:00:46:36

Ep 3: Who Owns the Learning?

10/5/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with high school math teacher, tech integration coach, and author, Stacey Roshan, about the practical ways technology can personalize learning and calm students' fears about feeling inadequate. Plus, Alan November drops-by to celebrate Stacey with his characteristic wit and wisdom. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Stacey Roshan: techiemusings.com Alan November: novemberlearning.com

Duration:01:03:00

Ep 2: You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet, Kid!

9/28/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with Chris Lehmann —the founder of Science Leadership Academy, an inquiry driven, project-based, public high school in Philadelphia. And half-way through, Deborah Meier also pops-in to celebrate Chris' achievements and share her thoughts on the state of education. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Chris Lehmann's Blog: practicaltheory.org Science Leadership Academy:...

Duration:00:54:11

Ep 1: Give Virtual Hugs

9/21/2020
Chris Fitzgerald Walsh chats with 4th grade teacher, Jenn Ower, on how to get the school year off to a great start—even in the middle of a pandemic. And author, illustrator, and inspirational leader, Peter H. Reynolds, drops in to spread some love and inspiration. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh Peter Reynolds: www.peterhreynolds.com

Duration:00:34:03

Ep 0: Hey There

9/7/2020
Welcome to School 180, a new podcast that celebrates the ideas, strategies, and most importantly, the people that are helping kids thrive during this very unique school year... and beyond. Hosted by Chris Fitzgerald Walsh. ¯\------------------ ◠‿◠ ------------------ /¯ school180.com @school_180 Chris Fitzgerald Walsh: @fitzwalsh

Duration:00:04:03