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The National Association of Elementary School Principals and BAM Radio Network have partnered to bring you NAESP Radio. Executive Director Earl L. Franks, Ed.D., CAE hosts the program that will focus on the topics you really care about. Each brief segment of NAESP Radio will help keep abreast of the latest developments in the field.

The National Association of Elementary School Principals and BAM Radio Network have partnered to bring you NAESP Radio. Executive Director Earl L. Franks, Ed.D., CAE hosts the program that will focus on the topics you really care about. Each brief segment of NAESP Radio will help keep abreast of the latest developments in the field.
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The National Association of Elementary School Principals and BAM Radio Network have partnered to bring you NAESP Radio. Executive Director Earl L. Franks, Ed.D., CAE hosts the program that will focus on the topics you really care about. Each brief segment of NAESP Radio will help keep abreast of the latest developments in the field.

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Episodes

A School Leader's Guide to Strengthening Early Childhood Education

7/8/2018
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School leaders have an important role to play in strengthening to the quality of early childhood education nationwide. Join us as we talk about what you can do to collaborate with national leaders and provide local leadership in your school. Follow: @efranksnaesp @RhianNAEYC @NAEYC @NAESP @bamradionetwork Rhian Evans Allvin is Chief Executive Officer of National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Duration:00:10:12

How Skilled Principals Get Things Done: The Art of Execution

5/19/2018
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Why do some school leaders get so much more done than others? Our guest offers answers and a framework for executing well. Follow: @efranksnaesp @NAESP @bamradionetwork Sean Covey is a business executive, a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author, a speaker, and innovator. He is President of FranklinCovey Education and is devoted to transforming education throughout the world through a principle-centered leadership approach.

Duration:00:11:06

Maintaining Support for Public Education

10/6/2017
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For a myriad of reasons, support for public education is waning. Join us as we discuss what elementary school principals can do to strengthen support for public schools. Follow: @jamievol @efranksnaesp @NAESP @bamradionetwork Jamie Vollmer is president of Vollmer, Inc., a public education advocacy firm working to increase student success by raising public support for America’s schools. He is the author of Schools Cannot Do It Alone, proclaimed by the American School Board Journal as...

Duration:00:10:56

Helping Students Develop Critical Global Competencies

6/12/2017
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What is global education? How can global competencies be cultivated? Why does global competence matter? Follow: @davidb_ young @NAESP @bamradionetwork David B. Young is the CEO of Participate, whose mission is to ensure inclusive, equitable learning for all. Participate partners with schools and districts to provide leading-edge technology, comprehensive frameworks and support service that impact student outcomes by improving teacher practice through collaborative professional...

Duration:00:30:01

Achieving Educational Equality Versus Equity

6/15/2016
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Our guest shares his district's plan and strategies for driving authentic educational equity. Follow: @Ddance_BCPS @NAESP @bamradionetwork As superintendent of the nation’s 25th largest school system, (Baltimore County schools) Dr. Dallas Dance oversees the instruction of more than 110,000 students and leads and manages a $1.76 billion budget, more than 21,000 employees, and 175 schools, centers, and programs. He aslo has served on President Obama's Advisory commission on Educational...

Duration:00:08:10

How Great Principals Hire, Train, and Support New Teachers

5/18/2016
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Great principals are intentional about their process for hiring, training and supporting new teachers. Join us as we look at the best practices, and how they impact new school culture. Follow: @ToddWhitaker @NAESP @bamradionetwork Todd Whitaker is a professor of educational leadership at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana. He has written over 30 books including the national best seller, What Great Teachers Do Differently. Other titles include: Shifting The Monkey, Dealing With...

Duration:00:08:47

Emotionally Intelligent Leadership: What Principals Need to Be Emotionally Equipped

2/2/2016
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Our guest has done compelling research and writing on the impact of emotionally intelligent leadership. In this segment, we highlight the main ideas every principal needs to know. Daniel Goleman is an internationally known psychologist who lectures frequently to professional groups, business audiences, and on college campuses. As a science journalist Goleman reported on the brain and behavioral sciences for The New York Times for many years. His 1995 book, Emotional Intelligence was on The...

Duration:00:08:03

How Great Principals Reduce the Barriers to Student Success

11/13/2015
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Though these are challenging times to be in education, our guest provides a compelling overview of what great principals are doing to drive student success. Follow: @PedroANoguera @naesp @bamradionetwork Pedro Noguera is the Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education and Information Sciences at UCLA. His research focuses on the ways in which schools are influenced by social and economic conditions, as well as by demographic trends in local, regional and global...

Duration:00:09:49

Beyond Linear Learning: Navigating Ambiguity and Reviving Curiosity

6/13/2015
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Our guest offers an insightful and fresh perspective of the brave new world education leaders face. In this segment he draws stark comparisons between the way teaching and leading has been done and what is truly required in a world of increasing ambiguity, complexity and exciting new possibilities. Follow: @PedroANoguera @naesp @bamradionetwork Erik Wahl is an internationally recognized graffiti artist, # 1 best selling author and entrepreneur. Erik’s on-stage painting seamlessly becomes a...

Duration:00:06:48

New Research: Why It's Time to Listen to Students

5/12/2015
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Our guest offers new data which powerfully suggests that student voice matters. In this segment we define student voice and discuss how it impacts academic motivation, absenteeism, disciplinary academic achievement graduation rates. We further explore why teacher, parent and principal voice are also essential. Twitter ID: @PrincipalMWhite @dinhulsen Dennis Inhulsen is Patterson Elementary principal in Holly, Michigan and president of the National Art Education Association. Recently, Dennis...

Duration:00:46:22

The New Standards for Visual Arts Integration

1/22/2015
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The new Visual Art Standards have been aligned to the Common Core Standards as well as the aim of ensuring that all kids are college and career ready. In this segment we summarize what every principal needs to know. Twitter ID: @PrincipalMWhite @dinhulsen Dennis Inhulsen is Patterson Elementary principal in Holly, Michigan and president of the National Art Education Association. Recently, Dennis served as writing chair for the new National Voluntary Visual Arts Standards. Mark White is the...

Duration:00:59:15

Discussing Challenges and Opportunities with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

10/27/2014
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Gail Connelly, executive director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals sits down with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to get a national perspective and highlights from his recent bus tour. Follow: @NAESP @bamradionetwork Arne Duncan is the United States Secretary of Education. Duncan had previously served as CEO of the Chicago Public Schools.Duncan was appointed U.S. Secretary of Education by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the Senate on January 20, 2009.

Duration:01:11:00

Being, Leading and Teaching Introverts

4/17/2014
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Our culture tends to celebrate extroverts while often labeling introverts as shy, insecure or lacking the qualities of a successful student, effective teacher or good leader. Our guest aims to disabuse us of these ideas and offers compelling insights about, being, leading and teaching introverts. Follow: @susancain @NAESP @bamradionetwork Susan Cain is the co-founder of Quiet Revolution and the author of the award-winning New York Times bestseller QUIET: The Power of Introverts in A World...

Duration:00:11:35

Second Thoughts About Authentic Principal Evaluations

12/23/2013
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Finding an appropriate and valid way to evaluate principals is a high priority as we seek greater accountability and support for education leaders. To we explore some of the directions in which our community's thinking about principal evaluations is evolving. Follow: @NAESP @bamradionetwork Joseph Murphy is the Frank W. Mayborn Chair of Education and Associate Dean at Peabody College of Education of Vanderbilt University. He has also been a faculty member at the University of Illinois and...

Duration:00:13:17

ESL: What School Leaders Need to Know about English Language Learners

10/9/2013
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The population of English language learners is rising dramatically, but our principals and teachers are not adequately prepared to handle the increase. In this segment we discuss strategies for preparing administrators and teachers. Maureen Keithley joined the WIDA Consortium five years ago from the Kentucky Department of Education where she served as a Title III - LEP/Immigrant Consultant. Her prior experience as a mainstream teacher, ESL teacher, district Title III coordinator and at the...

Duration:00:09:08

Early Moves That Create a Continuum of Learning Success

7/8/2013
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New brain research has identified the skills that must be developed at the earliest ages to provide children with a foundation for learning success. In this segment our guest discusses how principals can help teachers develop these skills in their students. Deborah Leong is the co-developer with Elena Bodrova of the Tools of the Mind PK and K program. She is Professor Emerita of Developmental Psychology at Metropolitan State University of Denver. She has written numerous books and articles...

Duration:00:09:11

Rethinking the Achievement Gap and Our Strategies for Closing It

4/22/2013
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In this segment our guest says that before we can close the achievement gap, we need to rethink our understanding of it. Only after we truly comprehend the factors causing the gap are we prepared to think strategically about what role educators can realistically play in closing it. Freeman Hrabowski has served as President of UMBC (The University of Maryland, Baltimore County) since 1992. His research and publications focus on science and math education, with special emphasis on minority...

Duration:00:10:59

Principal’s Security Checklist: 3 Keys to Making Tough Decisions During School Security Reviews

12/20/2012
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In the wake of the tragic shootings at Newtown, conducting school safety reviews can be challenging. Pressure to respond quickly and decisively can lead imprudent, costly, ineffective and unnecessary measures. We have assembled an "A -team" of leading school safety experts to help principals make smart decisions, avoid routine mistakes and determine what's over the top and what's not when making school security decisions. Michael Dorn has worked in the field of school safety for 33 years,...

Duration:00:19:05

How to Ensure that Principals Succeed;Why It's a Game Changer

9/1/2012
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It's now generally established that school leadership is second only to classroom instruction in improving student outcomes. In this segment we look at five key factors that ensure school principal success, how to manage them well and why these key points can make such a profound difference. Jody Spiro is The Wallace Foundation's director of education leadership. She began working at the foundation as senior program officer in 2002 where she has worked on issues of education leadership...

Duration:00:11:50

The Crazy List of Things We Expect from Our Public Schools

6/12/2012
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Much has been added to the curriculum since the first schools were established. In order to keep track of the additions, Jaime Volmer developed a decade-by-decade list of all the academic, social, and health responsibilities that have been heaped upon our schools. Listen and get a better understanding of why educating our children has become so challenging. Jamie Vollmer is president of Vollmer, Inc., a public education advocacy firm working to increase student success by raising public...

Duration:00:10:49