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School Dazed: Help For Moms and Dads of School-Aged Kids

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School Dazed features experts tackling a variety of challenges affecting children’s education from bullying, to gaming, to anxiety and depression and much more.

School Dazed features experts tackling a variety of challenges affecting children’s education from bullying, to gaming, to anxiety and depression and much more.

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United States

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School Dazed features experts tackling a variety of challenges affecting children’s education from bullying, to gaming, to anxiety and depression and much more.

Language:

English

Contact:

8176804650


Episodes

The One About COVID-19 and the Upcoming School Year

7/21/2020
COVID-19 has had an indelible impact on the education system across the world. Parents are waiting with bated breath for their school districts to lay out their game plans for the 2020-2021 school year, and parents are preparing to make some tough decisions. In this episode our guests shared with us how school districts like theirs are going about decision-making, and the factors that are being weighed to make sure both student health and quality education are top priority in our...

Duration:01:42:37

The One About Injustice and Education Equality

6/18/2020
Our nation has a sordid past regarding equality and particularly education equality. In this episode we explore where we have been and the changes that are being made to help level the playing field so that opportunity is available to all. For more information about our show head to schooldazedshow.com #blacklivesmatter #edgap #educationalopportunity #educationgap #justiceforall

Duration:01:14:39

The One About Racism, Justice, and Riots

6/4/2020
As cities across the globe erupt with protests, parents are having tough discussions with young people who are seeing images in the media they have never seen before. In this episode our guests discussed our nation's current struggle with justice for black people, how we got here, and how to talk to your kids. For more information about our show head to schooldazedshow.com #blacklivesmatter #icantbreathe #icantbreatheagain #parenting101 #racisminamerica #socialjustice #instamom #instadad...

Duration:01:28:41

The One When Their Senior Year Was Canceled

5/19/2020
COVID-19 has left an indelible mark on the class of 2020. Extracurricular activities have been canceled and events they've been anticipating for years have been postponed or will look different than they could have ever imagined. Join our Facebook Live this morning at 11 (CST) as we sit down with a group of 12th-grade students to talk to us about the changes that have occurred in their lives because of the global pandemic. Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook...

Duration:01:04:40

The One About Gratitude in Tough Times

4/21/2020
In this episode we welcomed back educational neuroscientist, Staci Danford to share with us how the practice of gratitude can rewire your brain to weather adverse and challenging times. If you missed our first show with Staci, "The One About Rewiring Your Brain With Gratitude", click here to listen! Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational Foundation). If you miss the show find us wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts. For more...

Duration:01:09:38

The One When We Were Quarantined With Kids!

4/20/2020
In this episode I sat down with a diverse group of moms to talk about our experiences being quarantined with kids. We discussed our new roles as homeschool teachers and maintaining emotional wellness for ourselves and our families during a global pandemic. Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational Foundation). If you miss the show find us wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts. For more information head to...

Duration:01:31:54

The One About UIL Academic Competition

4/14/2020
For students academic competition can provide a sense of belonging, sharpens skills, and can increase confidence. The University Interscholastic League has been providing educational extracurricular academic, athletic, and music contests since 1910 and has grown into the largest inter-school organization of its kind in the world. In this episode I sat down with Director of Academics for the University Interscholastic League, Dr. David Stevens and Alana Clark who is a high school UIL...

Duration:00:52:10

The One About Learning Disabilities

3/31/2020
What do Cher, Agatha Christie, Whoopi Goldberg, Benjamin Franklin, Anderson Cooper, and Daniel Radcliffe have in common? They were all diagnosed with learning disabilities. Learning disabilities are a wide variety of learning problems that affect how individuals receive and process information. They can impact students and left unidentified or untreated can negatively impact their career, metal health, and relationships into adulthood. In this episode I sat down with Professor of Teaching...

Duration:01:03:12

The One About Emotional Health During a Pandemic

3/26/2020
Most of us are trying to wrap our heads around the impact of COVID-19 on our lives. It's difficult for adults to understand and even more for our kids. Kids are experiencing a myriad of emotions. Parents are trying to provide support and a sense of "normalcy" as best we can, all while we are struggling as well. In this episode I sat down with middle school counselor and LPC-Intern, Catherine Wimbrey and owner of Brighter Possibilities Family Counseling, Michael Flores. They offered tips to...

Duration:00:51:01

The One About Financial Literacy

3/24/2020
In this episode I sat down with Director of the Center for Economic Education at the University of North Texas, Dr. Steven Cobb and Salvador Villalobos with the Hispanic Real Estate Brokers Association. Steve conducts research in all areas of economic and personal finance education and teacher workshops for school districts throughout the United States. Salvador has been in the financial sector for over 23 years and has a passion for promoting financial literacy for children. Watch our show...

Duration:01:03:36

The One About Childhood Grief

3/18/2020
In this episode we welcomed Bradley Vinson and his 10 year old grandson, Bryce Fields. The loss of Bryce's little sister through a tragic accident led them on a journey to help adults understand childhood grief. They travel together speaking about their story and the book Bryce wrote about his experience. #ThisKidsGrief Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational Foundation). If you miss the show find us wherever you listen to your favorite...

Duration:01:15:19

The One When They Closed The Schools

3/16/2020
Across the planet COVID-19 has caused school closures and administrators, teachers, and parents are concerned about keeping student’s skills up and continuing their learning. Many parents are now (or may soon be) facing the challenge of teaching their children at home. In this episode David and I sat down with Willie Wimbrey, an elementary school principal in Mansfield, TX and Karla Gurley, an American educator currently teaching and quarantined in China. Karla shared her experience...

Duration:01:26:54

The One When The Kids Took Over: Dating Part 2

3/10/2020
Hormones start flowing around middle school and the inevitable crushes start. In part 2 of this Kid Takeover episode we talked to a group of boys and girls about the impact of dating on different aspects of their lives, and what happens when parents have a say in the matter. Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational Foundation). If you miss the show find us wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts. For more information head to...

Duration:01:16:47

The One When The Kids Took Over: Dating Part 1

3/10/2020
Hormones start flowing around middle school and the inevitable crushes start. These pre-teen and teen romances can have an impact on emotions and eventually academics. In part 1 of this Kid Takeover episode we talked to a group of boys and girls about dating life. Dating has changed quite a bit since we were kids, so in this episode we asked the kids to tell us what dating looks like today. Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational...

Duration:01:06:22

The One To Help Us Understand The "New Math"

3/3/2020
Has your elementary school child come home with homework you don’t understand? Many parents have wondered how and why math has changed since we were kids. In this episode we were joined by Andrea Hutchins a second grade teacher who explained why math is taught differently to our kids today and just what happened to “carrying the one”. Watch our show live each week from 11-Noon (CST) on our Facebook page, Noggin Educational Foundation). If you miss the show find us wherever you listen to...

Duration:00:53:33

The One About Test Anxiety

2/25/2020
Test anxiety can be a debilitating problem. According to the American Test Anxieties Association it is the number one learning challenge of students today and impacts more than 10 million kids in North America. In this episode our guests were: -Tiffany Turner, LPC-S - Crisis Counselor Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD -Alisha Chenevert - Author of "Testing Jitters" and Academic Interventionist for Cedar Hill Independent School District. Watch our show live each week on our Facebook page, Noggin...

Duration:01:03:06

The One About Struggling Readers

2/18/2020
Statistics tell us that the majority of people in the US don’t read very well and many are functionally illiterate. The impact of low literacy is not only personally limiting to the success and achievement of many Americans, but it’s also costly to our society to the tune of hundreds of billions of dollars. In this episode we heard from National Education Consultant for Scientific Learning Corporation, Cory Armes. She shared with us why some students struggle to become proficient readers...

Duration:01:03:39

The One About Dad Involvement In Education

2/11/2020
According to the Fatherhood Institute, a father's interest in his child's education has been found to have a more direct impact on educational outcomes than family background, poverty, or even the child's personality. In this episode David Bailey came back to host! Joining him in the co-host chair was Salvador Villalobos, host of the HREBA show on Fishbowl Radio Network. David and Salvador sat down with Eric Phillips, Family Engagement Specialist from Arlington ISD to discuss the vital role...

Duration:00:59:55

The One About Developing Strong Writers

2/4/2020
In this digital age an informal style of writing has begun to creep into our lives. Strong writing skills are important for life and career readiness, effective communication, and academic success. These days it can be difficult to motivate our kids to get excited about writing for pleasure when competing with the latest video game or tech gadget. In this episode I was joined by writer and AP English teacher, Michelle Agbedawu and adjunct professor and author LaQuisha Beckham. They offered...

Duration:00:59:41

The One About Dyslexia

1/28/2020
70-80% of people with poor reading skills, are likely Dyslexic. One in five students has a language based learning disability, Dyslexia being the most common. In this episode we sat down with Dyslexia specialist from Irving Independent School District, Samantha Sneed-Echebelem and Linnea Oxley from School of Lexia. Watch us live every Tuesday at 11:am - Noon CST on our Facebook page Noggin Educational Foundation. For more information about our show head to schooldazedshow.com SPECIAL...

Duration:01:07:48