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IE25: Marvin Callahan. My Students Were Going Hungry.  I Had To Do Something.

IE25: Marvin Callahan. My Students Were Going Hungry. I Had To Do Something.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS We often hear about teachers making personal sacrifices to ensure student success.   Perhaps, opening the class early in the morning to provide last minute help before a big test or staying late after school to assist with a science project before the […]

IE24. Ricardo Silva. NFL to Teach for America. Inspired and Inspiring!

IE24. Ricardo Silva. NFL to Teach for America. Inspired and Inspiring!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Many educators, prior to standing in front of the classroom, have held different occupations.  For some it was all part of the master plan and a natural progression to pursue their passion as educators.  For others, it was a chance meeting that […]

IE23: Megan Callaghan.  Renewed Hope for the Incarcerated Through College Education.

IE23: Megan Callaghan. Renewed Hope for the Incarcerated Through College Education.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS We continue our discussions about the innovative Bard Prison Initiative (BPI) to provide a college education for the incarcerated.  Through BPI, inmates are given opportunity to study college courses and earn associate and bachelors degrees.  BPI has facilitated a unique opportunity for […]

IE22: Donnell Hughes. Bard Prison Initative. A Second Chance.

IE22: Donnell Hughes. Bard Prison Initative. A Second Chance.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS What do you take for granted?  What is the value of education?  What role does liberal arts play in our civilization?  If you were given a clean slate in life, a second chance, how might you live differently?  Our guest today has […]