Scott Meadows is the Head of School at The King's Academy in Sunnyvale, CA.
Chad Dirkse is a Senior Fellow for CACE and President of Chattanooga Christian School in Chattanooga, TN.
This is the first in a series I've entitled "Get Ready" as we shift our attention from finishing this school year to starting next year. Throughout the next three weeks I hope to ask school leaders what is on the forefront of their mind as they prepare.
Carl Martinez is the Head of School at Whittier Christian High School in La Habra, CA.
This brings to an end the conversations I've been having over the past month entitled "What's Next" as we look beyond the shutdown to discover new ways to do learning, schooling, and education. Justin Cook is the Director of Learning for Edvance in Canada and has been a past participant on the podcast.
Corey DeAngelis has been on the podcast a number of times. He is the Director of School Choice for the Reason Foundation and just started a podcast of his own called "Random Assignment." I highly encourage following Corey on Twitter @DeAngelisCorey.
Chris Hobbs has become a friend on Twitter, and I have really enjoyed his insights into leadership, management, and sports. He is Athletic Director at The King's Academy in Florida, was Varsity Brands AD of 2019, and Coach and AD Magazines 40 under 40 in 2018.
When we recorded this it was his birthday!
Ben joined Creative Strategies in 2000 and has primarily focused his analysis and research on the consumer technology industry and consumer technology products and services. He has provided custom industry analysis and developed strategic plans for clients in the markets of the digital home, mobile computing, personal electronics, personal computing, the digital lifestyle and interactive entertainment media. His overarching goal with his analysis is to understand how and why consumers will use new digital technologies in their everyday lives both in the present and in the future.
Ben started Creative Strategies’ behavioral analysis and research center where consumer behaviors with technology products are studied. He led the foundation of Creative Strategies, Inc consumer market research panel and manages more than a dozen consumer studies a year.
Ben also manages the company’s practice that provides analysis and research to Wall St. investors as well as angel and top-tier venture capital firms.
David Hunt is Director of Education for Cardus (www.cardus.ca) and he wrote a recent piece that he references: https://medium.com/@dhunt_209/the-emergency-in-e-learning-what-is-education-for-1f7768ba4e20.
Lea Lundy is a life-long educator, parent, and friend. I thought her perspective on managing our current situation, but what comes in the Fall adds to the overall conversation.