Round Rock ISD Podcast Channel
Join us for a variety of shows and content related to teaching and learning in Round Rock ISD.
info_outline Showing T&L Grit in Round Rock ISD Fine Arts - Secondary 03/05/2021
Showing T&L Grit in Round Rock ISD Fine Arts - Secondary Join Sunshine Parsons from Stony Point HS, and Stephanie A. Garfias from Chisholm Trail MS as they share their learning and experience with Assistant Director for Visual and Performing Arts, Tim Lowke.
info_outline Showing T&L Grit in Round Rock ISD Fine Arts - Elementary 03/05/2021
Showing T&L Grit in Round Rock ISD Fine Arts - Elementary Visual Arts teachers, Pam Arnold of Forest Creek ES and Michelle Dickens of Teravista ES, sit down with Tim Lowke of our Round Rock ISD Fine Arts Department to share their experiences teaching our youngest students.
info_outline T&L Talk Cactus Ranch Elementary Tech Team 02/08/2021
T&L Talk Cactus Ranch Elementary Tech Team This week we are learning with the technology team from Cactus Ranch Elementary. These teachers share several ways they are building student engagement as well as ways their PLCs are utilizing technology to become more collaborative and efficient. Thank you Natalie Hubert, Frances Cuevas, Crystal Bridge, Chris Ramstedt, Amy Kimsey, Kristin Hinck, and Brandie Kennedy for sharing your learning with the rest of us. Many of the tools and resources they mentioned are linked below.
info_outline T&L Talk - Concurrent Teaching & Advanced Schoology Resources 02/01/2021
T&L Talk - Concurrent Teaching & Advanced Schoology Resources This week we are sharing two excellent professional development resources below. One gives a brief overview and then dives into some specifics around facilitating the synchronous and asynchronous portions of your teaching block. The other resource linked below shares several ideas around creating voice and choice for students as they navigate assignments and demonstrating mastery within Schoology.
info_outline T&L Talk Civil Discourse Episode #1 01/14/2021
T&L Talk Civil Discourse Episode #1 Join Social Studies Curriculum Coordinator, Jennifer Smith, as she sits down with four of our RRISD teachers as they discuss creating space in classrooms for civil discourse about current events. Thank you Brandon Purchase, Kameko Jacobs, Paul Kleiman, and Travis Hoefler for leading the learning this week.
info_outline "One Task" Clarity at Deerpark Middle School 11/12/2020
"One Task" Clarity at Deerpark Middle School Join the 8th grade Science team members at Deerpark middle school as they talk through how they have adjusted their approach to teaching and assignments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Find many more resources and some sample assignments at teachlearn.roundrockisd.org/blog
info_outline Building Community in a Blended DL Classroom at Anderson Mill Elementary 11/05/2020
Building Community in a Blended DL Classroom at Anderson Mill Elementary Learn with Dr. Sania Ali and Mr. Miguel Dávila as they share ways Mr. Dávila has adjusted his Dual Language Classroom instruction for a blended classroom of in-person and virtual learners.
info_outline Truly a Team - Inside Fifth Grade at Wells Branch AIA 10/27/2020
Truly a Team - Inside Fifth Grade at Wells Branch AIA Wells Branch Arts Integration Academy fifth-grade teachers Ms. McKnight and Ms. Kneen share what has worked, what hasn't, and what they are looking forward to as they adapt to being a teacher in 2020.
info_outline T&L Talk with CD Fulkes MS Teacher Michelle Oliver 10/22/2020
T&L Talk with CD Fulkes MS Teacher Michelle Oliver Join the T&L Team and CD Fulkes MS teacher Michelle Oliver as we talk through her learning as she has navigated blended and virtual teaching in 2020. Listen to the end for a chance to win a copy of Connecting with Student Online by Jennifer Serravallo.
info_outline TASM 2019 Update from Brian Bushart 10/22/2019
TASM 2019 Update from Brian Bushart Join Round Rock ISD's Elementary Math Curriculum Coordinator, Brian Bushart, for a brief update following fall 2019 Texas Association of Supervisors of Math meeting. He shares information related to STAAR, instruction, and beyond.
info_outline Making Sense Of It All WIth Brian Bushart 02/18/2019
Making Sense Of It All WIth Brian Bushart On this episode, we sit down with Elementary Math Curriculum Coordinator, Brian Bushart. Brian has led the direction of elementary math in Round Rock ISD for the last four years and his impact on teaching and learning for thousands of students continues to grow every day.
info_outline Real Talk Episode Three with Commissioner Covey 12/21/2018
Real Talk Episode Three with Commissioner Covey For the third episode of Real Talk, we welcome Commissioner Valerie Covey. Commissioner Covey has been a leader in the county in advocating for mental health services, specifically from her involvement with the Williamson County Task Force.
info_outline Latin American Hero Project at C.D. Fulkes Middle School 12/06/2018
Latin American Hero Project at C.D. Fulkes Middle School Join Rebecca Van Ryn, Abigail Esparza, Taylor Flores, and Ryan Smith for an in-depth look at a recent 6th-grade arts and humanities project highlighting Latin American heroes.
info_outline Real Talk with Rachelle and Amy 11/13/2018
Real Talk with Rachelle and Amy Kristina Snow, Director of Leadership Development, and Maya Talamantez, senior at Round Rock High School, reflect on the Student Advisory Board tackling the issue of mental health for the 2017-2018 school year with Rachelle and Amy.
info_outline Getting Real and Talking SEL with Rachelle Finck 06/13/2018
Getting Real and Talking SEL with Rachelle Finck Sit down with Round Rock ISD Coordinator of Social and Emotional Learning, Rachelle Fink, as we talk about her journey and the awesome opportunities to come for our teachers and students.
info_outline Equity and Empathy with Tiffanie Harrison 05/09/2018
Equity and Empathy with Tiffanie Harrison Tiffanie Harrison is in her 6th year as a Career and Technology Education teacher at Round Rock High School. She teaches Marketing, Entrepreneurism, Business and runs the Dragon Print Shop. This is a wide-ranging conversation that you will want to hear all the way through.
info_outline The Reading and Writing Project at Deepwood Elementary 04/20/2018
The Reading and Writing Project at Deepwood Elementary First, hear from Deepwood Elementary principal Reba Mussey about how her campus has implemented the Reading and Writing Project from the Teachers College this year. Then sit down with two instructional coaches, Angie House and Jessi Murdter-Atkinson about the role they play in supporting the project.