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Getting Smart Podcast

Jan 22, 2020

Whether you’re a parent, an educator, or someone who has worked alongside youth, you probably understand the confusion that comes up for learners and their parents when it comes time for college. They’re trying to figure out where to go, what to major in, and how to pay for it. But that’s why American Student...


Jan 15, 2020

Today’s episode is all about limitless learning and learning math that really matters with Dr. Jo Boaler!

 

Dr. Boaler is a Professor of Mathematics Education at Stanford University and the author of fourteen books. Her newest book, Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Barriers, shares the benefits of a...


Jan 8, 2020

Today, Tom Vander Ark is speaking with Chad Dorsey about modeling and data science in STEM education!

Chad grew up a science geek; he loved the lakes and meadows of summer camp, he studied physics in college, and he did doctoral work in geophysics at Oregon. Later on in life, he taught science in Maine and...


Jan 1, 2020

Today, the Getting Smart team is bringing you another fantastic throwback episode from the Getting Smart Podcast vault! And given that it’s the holiday season, it only makes sense to share an episode that’s all about giving the gift of place.

 

This special episode was recorded while Tom and Emily spent time in...


Dec 25, 2019

Today the Getting Smart team is bringing back a past episode of an interview they did with Dr. Pam Moran.

 

Last summer, Pam wrapped up 32 years with Albemarle County Public Schools. Starting as a science teacher and concluding with a dozen years as superintendent, Dr. Moran quietly became one of America’s...