Sarah Bracken Discusses Her Work with the Refugee Educator Academy (REA)

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown,¬† welcomed guest Sarah Bracken, NBCT, who serves as a Refugee Educator Academy Project Consultant, at the Center for Learning Practice with the Carey Institute for Global Good.¬†¬† Sarah shared elements of the Center for Learning in Practice’s Sustainable Learning Framework. She also described how […]

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Dr. Doug Anthony Discusses the Importance of Establishing a Principal Pipeline

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown, with co-host Dr. Dessie Bowling,¬† welcomed guest Dr. Doug Anthony, Chief Consultant of Anthony Consulting Group.¬† Dr. Anthony has done extensive work in leading principal pipeline development and described how he helps schools to address the pipeline. He also shared some observations of principals’ […]

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Kareem Farah Describes Resources of the Modern Classroom Project

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown welcomed guest Kareem Farah, Chief Executive Officer of the Modern Classroom Project.¬†¬†The Modern Classroom Project empowers educators to meet every student‚Äôs needs through blended, self-paced, mastery-based instruction. The goal is to help change the way teachers teach, thus helping all students learn.¬†¬†For free resources […]

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KVEC speaks with RJ Rodriguez of Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Regarding Virtual Learning

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown, with co-host Jennifer Carroll, welcomed guest Raymond (RJ) Rodriquez, Licensing Specialist with the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board to discuss the state’s progress in assisting with virtual learning for educators due to COVID-19.¬† The conversation also focused on how micro-credentialing, and other professional learning opportunities, […]

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KVEC Creates Exceptional Educator’s Playbook Podcast Series

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown welcomed guests Dionne Bates and Chasity Craft to discuss their new podcast series for the Exceptional Educator’s Playbook.¬† The purpose of this series is to develop a network of SPED teachers across the region and provide the opportunity for them to share strategies, ideas, […]

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Model Code of Educator Ethics

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative‚Äôs Digitalachia Podcast series hosted by Robert Brown, welcomed guests,¬†Ann Marie Fenton,¬†Director, Rules Management and Educator Assessment,¬†Georgia Professional Standards Commission¬†and¬†Troy Hutchings,¬†Senior Policy Advisor, National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC)¬†to discuss the Model Code of Educator Ethics. ¬†¬†¬† Model Code of Educator Ethics Development  It is the […]

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KVEC Partnership with National Geographic

On October 7, 2020,¬† Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) welcomed¬†¬†Kim Sergent,¬† Social Studies Instructional Lead, of¬†KVEC to discuss the partnership she initiated with National Geographic.¬†¬† National Geographic Education invited  K-3 teachers in the KVEC region to participate in an exciting and rigorous, job-embedded professional learning project focused […]

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KVEC Design Lab Initiative in Partnership with the Kentucky Department of Education

On October 1, 2020,  Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative welcomed  Jeff Hawkins,  Director, of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative.  The topic of discussion for this podcast is Creating a Design Lab to Enhance Virtual Instruction. What is Digitalachia? Digitalachia was developed by KVEC to inspire creativity and enable educators to network […]

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Digitalachia Podcast – Higher Education Responds to Digital Learning Needs

The Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative welcomed  Dr. Jacqueline Rodriquez, Vice President of Research, Policy, and Advocacy with the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE).  The topic of discussion is higher education and incorporating virtual and blended learning models in the digital world.  What is Digitalachia?  Digitalachia was developed […]

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Digitalachia Podcast – Changing Professional Learning Systems with Micro-Credentials

On September 21, 2020,¬† Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative welcomed¬†Sue Beers, Executive Director, Members Impacting Instruction, Improving Curriculum (MISIC) located in Iowa, and¬†Jennifer Carroll, Professional Learning Lead, Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative.¬†¬†The topic of discussion for this podcast is¬†using micro-credentialing to change the personalized professional learning system in districts. […]

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