Episode 57 – Jessica Reed

Adam DeWittPrincipal Leadership Lab Podcast

Join Jeff and Adam as they chat it up with Jessica Reed. Jessica’s Education Journey Jack of all trades in elementary school One of two people in her county that are Google Trained Educators. I found a fit after 13/14 years. “I love talking.” Jessica Flipgrid is a tool that Jessica uses to better understand student thinking. Jessica has four … Read More

Episode 56 – Dan Edwards – The Robinhood Principal

Adam DeWittPrincipal Leadership Lab Podcast

Join Adam & Jeff as we chat with Primary Principal Dan Edwards! Dan’s Leadership Journey Hailing from Leicester, England, Dan originally trained to be a teacher in HS and MS Disenfranchised teaching HS Took some time off Spent some time working in primary schools (nursery age) Learned about the importance of play Teacher’s Assistant he worked with was there when … Read More

Episode 55 – Karen Giuffré – Sandpaper

Adam DeWittPrincipal Leadership Lab Podcast

According to Karen, “Education should nurture our most vital community asset – our children.” As the Founding Director of Voyagers’ Community School, Karen is shifting and disrupting the education paradigm. Each day she tells and shows children and adults that anything is possible, that dreams motivate, curiosity inspires, and they have the power to change the world. A respected industry … Read More

Ep. 29: Father Phil | LaVonna Roth | Homework (2)

Tom SchimmerThe Tom Schimmer Podcast

In Don’t @ Me (2:01), Tom tells the story of Father Phil and why he was responsible for Tom choosing education as a career. Then, Tom is joined by LaVonna Roth (16:26), Founder and Lead Presenter at IGNITE your S.H.I.N.E.™ for a discussion about student strengths, SEL, and neuroscience. Finally, in Assessment Corner (1:08:36), Tom, in part 2, explores homework … Read More

Episode 54 – Dr. Chad Dumas – Put the C in PLC

Adam DeWittPrincipal Leadership Lab Podcast

Join Adam & Jeff as we chat with Dr. Chad Dumas, an educational consultant, international presenter and award-winning researcher whose primary focus is collaborating to develop capacity for continuous improvement. Having been a successful teacher, principal, central office administrator, professional developer and consultant in a variety of school districts, he brings his passion, knowledge, and skills to his writing and … Read More