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Latest Episodes

Ep. 45: Jamie Ayres on Why Reading Matters

Cape Coral High School Pre-IB English teacher and published author Jamie Ayres joins us to discuss how she's helped reinvigorate a love of reading in students campus-wide, what inspired her to write a trilogy of young adult novels, and why she thinks the musical "Hamilton" is a watershed moment in pop culture.

38 minMAR 14
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Ep. 45: Jamie Ayres on Why Reading Matters

Ep. 44: Dwayne Jackson on Hoops On Mission

Mariner High School grad Dwayne Jackson joins us to discuss his non-profit organization Hoops On Mission, how he's helping change the lives of Lee County's youth through basketball, and what it was like to try out for the Los Angeles Lakers.

47 minMAR 7
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Ep. 44: Dwayne Jackson on Hoops On Mission

Ep. 43: Davina Perez on Moving with Purpose

Lehigh Senior High School Student Services Secretary and 2019-2020 Support Person of the Year Davina Perez joins us to discuss important life lessons she tries to instill in students, why she left the Bronx for south Florida at age 18, and how she was able to retire at age 40.

35 minFEB 29
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Ep. 43: Davina Perez on Moving with Purpose

Ep. 42: Jason Sill on Storytelling

Multimedia Communications Coordinator Jason Sill joins us to discuss important news for students interested in participating in the award-winning Lee County Student Film & Television Awards, the true purpose of Lee Schools TV, and how working for Disney helped him in his role at the District.

41 minFEB 22
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Ep. 42: Jason Sill on Storytelling

Ep. 41: Glen Beitmen on Making Science Fun

"Super Scientist" Glen Beitmen, former Edison Winter Estates Wild Wizard, joins us to talk about why you should bring the whole family to STEMtastic on February 8th and he shows us a few science experiments that are cheap, easy, and fun! We recommend you watch this one on YouTube: https://youtu.be/2Yl3H7NcL78

41 minFEB 1
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Ep. 41: Glen Beitmen on Making Science Fun

Ep. 40: Dr. Charles O'Connor on Fossil Hunting

Ever wondered what a woolly mammoth tooth looks like? How about the claw of a giant ground sloth? Why did the megalodon go extinct? Gulf Middle School science teacher Dr. Charles O'Connor shows us his incredible collection of fossils, explains how he found them, and shares his knowledge of ancient animals.

39 minJAN 25
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Ep. 40: Dr. Charles O'Connor on Fossil Hunting

Ep. 39: Jeremy Ridgeo on Expanding Students' Perspectives

Jeremy Ridgeo, Global Perspectives teacher at North Fort Myers High School, joins us to discuss why he wants to teach his students how to think and not what to think, why it's important for them to have face-to-face conversations about big issues, and we nerd out over the show "Mad Men".

43 minJAN 18
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Ep. 39: Jeremy Ridgeo on Expanding Students' Perspectives

Ep. 38: Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours

Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours explains why she returned to the School District of Lee County, she gives us an update on the revenue generated so far by the half-cent sales tax, and we discuss teacher pay.

34 min2019 DEC 14
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Ep. 38: Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours

Ep. 37: Kelly Harijono on Family Engagement

Family & Community Engagement Specialist Kelly Harijono joins us to discuss how family engagement can help students succeed in both the classroom and in life, how to be more engaged in your child's learning, and how teachers can better engage with families.

33 min2019 NOV 23
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Ep. 37: Kelly Harijono on Family Engagement

Ep. 36: Tammy Scott on Student Attendance

Tammy Scott (Coordinator, Multi-Tiered Systems of Support) joins us to discuss student attendance around the holidays, how being absent can negatively affect their future achievement, and why she loves a certain book the purplest.

31 min2019 NOV 16
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Ep. 36: Tammy Scott on Student Attendance

Latest Episodes

Ep. 45: Jamie Ayres on Why Reading Matters

Cape Coral High School Pre-IB English teacher and published author Jamie Ayres joins us to discuss how she's helped reinvigorate a love of reading in students campus-wide, what inspired her to write a trilogy of young adult novels, and why she thinks the musical "Hamilton" is a watershed moment in pop culture.

38 minMAR 14
Comments
Ep. 45: Jamie Ayres on Why Reading Matters

Ep. 44: Dwayne Jackson on Hoops On Mission

Mariner High School grad Dwayne Jackson joins us to discuss his non-profit organization Hoops On Mission, how he's helping change the lives of Lee County's youth through basketball, and what it was like to try out for the Los Angeles Lakers.

47 minMAR 7
Comments
Ep. 44: Dwayne Jackson on Hoops On Mission

Ep. 43: Davina Perez on Moving with Purpose

Lehigh Senior High School Student Services Secretary and 2019-2020 Support Person of the Year Davina Perez joins us to discuss important life lessons she tries to instill in students, why she left the Bronx for south Florida at age 18, and how she was able to retire at age 40.

35 minFEB 29
Comments
Ep. 43: Davina Perez on Moving with Purpose

Ep. 42: Jason Sill on Storytelling

Multimedia Communications Coordinator Jason Sill joins us to discuss important news for students interested in participating in the award-winning Lee County Student Film & Television Awards, the true purpose of Lee Schools TV, and how working for Disney helped him in his role at the District.

41 minFEB 22
Comments
Ep. 42: Jason Sill on Storytelling

Ep. 41: Glen Beitmen on Making Science Fun

"Super Scientist" Glen Beitmen, former Edison Winter Estates Wild Wizard, joins us to talk about why you should bring the whole family to STEMtastic on February 8th and he shows us a few science experiments that are cheap, easy, and fun! We recommend you watch this one on YouTube: https://youtu.be/2Yl3H7NcL78

41 minFEB 1
Comments
Ep. 41: Glen Beitmen on Making Science Fun

Ep. 40: Dr. Charles O'Connor on Fossil Hunting

Ever wondered what a woolly mammoth tooth looks like? How about the claw of a giant ground sloth? Why did the megalodon go extinct? Gulf Middle School science teacher Dr. Charles O'Connor shows us his incredible collection of fossils, explains how he found them, and shares his knowledge of ancient animals.

39 minJAN 25
Comments
Ep. 40: Dr. Charles O'Connor on Fossil Hunting

Ep. 39: Jeremy Ridgeo on Expanding Students' Perspectives

Jeremy Ridgeo, Global Perspectives teacher at North Fort Myers High School, joins us to discuss why he wants to teach his students how to think and not what to think, why it's important for them to have face-to-face conversations about big issues, and we nerd out over the show "Mad Men".

43 minJAN 18
Comments
Ep. 39: Jeremy Ridgeo on Expanding Students' Perspectives

Ep. 38: Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours

Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours explains why she returned to the School District of Lee County, she gives us an update on the revenue generated so far by the half-cent sales tax, and we discuss teacher pay.

34 min2019 DEC 14
Comments
Ep. 38: Chief Financial Officer Dr. Ami Desamours

Ep. 37: Kelly Harijono on Family Engagement

Family & Community Engagement Specialist Kelly Harijono joins us to discuss how family engagement can help students succeed in both the classroom and in life, how to be more engaged in your child's learning, and how teachers can better engage with families.

33 min2019 NOV 23
Comments
Ep. 37: Kelly Harijono on Family Engagement

Ep. 36: Tammy Scott on Student Attendance

Tammy Scott (Coordinator, Multi-Tiered Systems of Support) joins us to discuss student attendance around the holidays, how being absent can negatively affect their future achievement, and why she loves a certain book the purplest.

31 min2019 NOV 16
Comments
Ep. 36: Tammy Scott on Student Attendance
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