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Podcasts: TLA Stories of Learning

Hear how education leaders rose to tackle the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic

Overview

The mission of The Learning Accelerator is to connect teachers and leaders with the knowledge, tools, and networks they need to transform K-12 education. We make the 'potential' possible and practical for every teacher and every learner. In TLA Stories of Learning, TLA shares insights, learnings, and conversations with real-world educators and education leaders as they make effective, equitable innovative learning a reality in their schools. Explore various podcasts in our leadership series, "What Will We Take With Us?" to hear how education leaders rose to tackle the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, and how they're working to take what they've learned into a future that supports student-centered learning across the K-12 field.

Each podcast shares a different district perspective along with concrete ideas, innovative strategies, learnings, and insights they hope to carry with them in the coming years.

Learn about ways to:

  • Leverage outdoor learning space
  • Engage families remotely
  • Build stakeholder buy-in throughout an entire community
  • Assemble strategic partnerships
  • Design personalized professional development
  • Implement remote coaching for all levels
  • Support student, teacher, and family well-being
  • And much more!

Strategy Resources


Episode 1: Dallas ISD's Take on Project-Based Learning, Community Connections, and Teacher PD

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Episode 2: How Hopkins Public Schools Maximized Inquiry Learning, Outdoor Spaces, Community Partnerships, and Feedback

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Episode 3: How Cudahy Prioritized Communication, Feedback, and Trust-Building to Support In-Person Learning

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Episode 4: Renton School District's Approach to Staff and Student Wellness, Personalization, and Engagement

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Episode 5: Monterey Peninsula Unified School District on Communication, Collaboration, and Transparency

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Episode 6: Austin ISD on Instructional Blueprints, Professional Collaboration and Development, and the Concept of "Learning Loss"

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Episode 7: Mendon-Upton Regional School District on Flexible Learning for Educators, Career-Oriented Learning, and Innovation

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Episode 8: Metro Nashville Public Schools on Relationship-Building, Family Engagement, and Remote Support During COVID

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Episode 9: Meriden Public Schools on Creating Student Opportunities Through Partnerships, Spaces, and Technology

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10 - What Will We Take With Us?: Distinctive Schools on Communities of Care and Thoughtful Instructional Strategies

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11 - What Will We Take With Us?: Ector County ISD on Community Internet Access, Personalized PD, and Strong Home-School Connections

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