January 22 - The "334 Club" (You Know Who You Are)
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On Jan, 22, 1987, a blizzard crippled the New York New Jersey area, but the storm did not stop the NHL’s Calgary Flames and New Jersey Devils from playing a regular-season game...and it sure did not stop the 334 fans who absolutely had to be there from being at that game...this day in weather history.
Science of Reading: The Podcast
Science of Reading: The Podcast
Amplify Education
S3-04. Plain Talk: Making the Shift to the Science of Reading in Your District
Join leading experts Natalie Wexler, Ernesto Ortiz, Dr. Carolyn Strom, and Susan Lambert for a podcast on making the shift to the science of reading. In this special episode, they discuss how educators can implement the science of reading through an incremental change on all levels, from a classroom to entire districts. Sharing their research and both professional and personal experiences, the panelists share the leadership knowledge, training, and curriculum advice you’ve been looking for.  *Quotes: *”We need to show how research can translate to practice–making it accessible to teachers and deeply connect it to their local reality.” –Dr. Carolyn Strom, Professor of Early Childhood Literacy and Innovation at NYU “My advice for building leaders: you have the next bigger impact on students after teachers. It’s never too late to start and it’s okay to not know everything.” –Ernesto Ortiz, Principal at McDonald Elementary School, PA *Show notes: *Plain Talk about Literacy and Learning Conference* * Ernesto's blog: Decoding Leadership Carolyn Strom NYU Bio Natalie's books: The Knowledge Gap: The hidden cause of America's broken education system--and how to fix it The Writing Revolution: A Guide to Advancing Thinking Through Writing in All Subjects and Grade Want to discuss the episode? Join our Facebook group Science of Reading: The Community.
56 min
The Law Entrepreneur
The Law Entrepreneur
Neil Tyra
Ep. 254 - The Importance of Quality Content for Your Law Firm - with Annette Choti
Annette Choti is the founder and creator of Law Quill, Ink, which provides content management and SEO services for solo and small firm practitioners. They deliver both done-for-you services based solely on your business or you can purchase pre-populated products for those with less of a need for those high-touch services. We talk about the importance of creating content for your law firm, how to figure out what to write, researching your content, and more. Resources: https://lawquill.com/ (lawquill.com) https://www.linkedin.com/in/annettechoti (linkedin.com/in/annettechoti) If you’ve enjoyed the podcast, http://getpodcast.reviews/id/1086406592 (please head to Apple Podcasts and leave a rating & review for the show)! It only takes a moment, and really helps me to reach new listeners. You can also http://www.thelawentrepreneur.com (head to the website at TheLawEntrepreneur.com) for more information on the podcast and my legal services. -- Thank you to our sponsors! https://confirm.spotlightbranding.com/tle/ (Spotlight Branding) - A legal marketing company that works with solo and small law firms to increase referrals. Go to https://confirm.spotlightbranding.com/tle/ (spotlightbranding.com/TLE) for a better way to market your law practice. http://callruby.com/lawentrepreneur (Ruby Receptionist) - Virtual receptionist & live call services that will help you grow your office (and save money), one call at a time - to learn more, go to http://callruby.com/lawentrepreneur (callruby.com/lawentrepreneur) or call 844.895.7829 https://www.marketcircle.com/ (Daylite) - The all-in-one contact relationship manager. If you’re feeling like it’s time to upgrade from spreadsheets to a CRM, visit https://www.marketcircle.com/ (marketcircle.com) and get your first month free when you mention Law Entrepreneur. The Law Entrepreneur is a production of http://crate.media (Crate Media)
32 min
Ben Franklin's World
Ben Franklin's World
Liz Covart
295 Ibrahima Seck, Whitney Plantation Museum
What does it take to create a museum? How can a museum help visitors grapple with a very uncomfortable aspect of their nation’s past? Ibrahima Seck, a member of the History Department at the University Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal, author of the book, Bouki Fait Gombo: A History of the Slave Community of Habitation Haydel (Whitney Plantation) Louisiana, 1750-1860, and the Director of Research of the Whitney Plantation museum, leads us on a behind-the-scenes tour of Whitney Plantation and through the history of slavery in early Louisiana. Show Notes: https://www.benfranklinsworld.com/295 Join Ben Franklin's World! * _Subscribe and help us bring history right to your ears!_ Sponsor Links * _Omohundro Institute_ * _The Ben Franklin's World Shop_ Complementary Episodes * Episode 017: François Furstenberg, When the United States Spoke French * Episode 124: James Alexander Dun, Making the Haitian Revolution in Early America * Episode 125: Terri Snyder, Death, Suicide, and Slavery in British North America * Episode 137: Erica A. Dunbar, The Washingtons’ Runaway Slave, Ona Judge * Episode 167: Eberhard Faber, The Early History of New Orleans * Episode 281: Caitlin Rosenthal, The Business of Slavery * Episode 282: Vincent Brown, Tacky’s Revolt Listen! * _Apple Podcasts_ * _Spotify_ * _Google Podcasts_ * _Amazon Music_ * _Ben Franklin's World iOS App_ * _Ben Franklin's World Android App_ Helpful Links * _Join the Ben Franklin's World F__acebook Group_ * Ben Franklin’s World Twitter: @BFWorldPodcast * _Ben Franklin's World__ Facebook Page_ * _Sign-up for the Franklin Gazette Newsletter_
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