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Mar 18, 2020
S3 - 09 / Season 3 Finale with David Robinson Jr.
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with David Robinson Jr. from Blueprint Local and from local podcast "The Fundamentals". Jen and David discuss the intersection of education, transportation and real estate, the future of San Antonio and moving the city forward as a whole. More on David Robinson Jr. https://www.linkedin.com/in/drobinsonjr/ https://therivardreport.com/author/david-robinson-jr/
Mar 11, 2020
S3 - 08 / Molly Cox of SA2020
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Molly Cox from SA2020, together they talk about accountability for educational, political and leadership systems here in our city. San Antonians came up with a list of goals, based on a vision for the future of our city. Each year, SA2020 reports on the community’s progress toward those goals. More on Molly Cox https://www.linkedin.com/in/molly-cox-273ab670/ Take the survey for SA 2020 https://www.sa2020.org/
Mar 4, 2020
S3 - 07 / Sukhdeep Kaur
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Sukh, her good friend and fellow SALT board member. Sukh is the Senior Director of Seat Investments at City Education Partners. School design and re structuring, gender discrimination, best practices and personal experiences all discussed. More about Sukhdeep Kaur https://www.linkedin.com/in/sukhdeepkaur24/ More on City Education Partners https://www.cityeducationpartners.org/
Feb 26, 2020
S3 - 06 / Inga Cotton and Cristina Noriega
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Inga Cotton and Cristina Noriega. Inga is the founder and director of SA Charter Moms, which aspires to be the most trusted information source on education in our region. Cristina is an artist specializing in portraits, murals, and public art, together they speak about education in San Antonio. https://sachartermoms.com/ http://www.cristinapaints.com/
Feb 19, 2020
S3 - 05 / School Reform with The Salty Bs
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with her best friends for another chat with "The Salty B's" Jennifer Rosas and Veronica Valdovinos. School reform, accountability and your 4th grade writing test on the docket.
Feb 12, 2020
S3 - 04 / Teach Plus with Megan Whalon and Austin Hawk
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Megan Whalon and Austin Hawk, fellows of Teach Plus in San Antonio. The goal of Teach Plus is to empower excellent, experienced, and diverse teachers to take leadership over key policy and practice issues that advance equity, opportunity, and student success. https://teachplus.org/
Feb 5, 2020
S3 - 03 / San Antonio School Finder
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Brian Regnier, Dalia Flores Contreras & Christopher Mammen from City Education Partners to talk about the new San Antonio School Finder website, a little bit of history behind why they created this for the community and some of the features available within the website. https://sanantonioschoolfinder.org/
Jan 29, 2020
S3 - 02 / Nick Garcia from Teach for America
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Nick Garcia, the Executive Director for Teach for America, San Antonio. Nick and Jen touch on some misconceptions of TFA as well and the past, present and future of the Non-Profit. Find Nick on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nick-garcia-b879b426/
Jan 22, 2020
S3 - 01 / Bekah McNeel
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Bekah Mcneel, she is an Education, immigration, and localism writer and reporter living in San Antonio, Texas. She shares some stories and experiences from over the years reporting on education for the Rivard Report and the SA Current. Find Bekah on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bekah-mcneel-31805a56/
Aug 1, 2019
S2 - 08 / Season 2 Finale with Scott Meltzer
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Scott Meltzer, Manager of Education and Workforce Partnerships at Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce. Scott talks running for school board here in San Antonio, his education journey with City Year and the Nashville education system. Find Scott on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/meltzerscott/
Jul 25, 2019
S2 - 07 / Liberia Now
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with her husband Carlos for a recap and reflection on their recent trip to Liberia and some of the recordings they made with teachers and students from the VLA school. https://liberianow.org/
Jul 18, 2019
S2 - 06 / SALT Panel Discussion at City Education Partners
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with fellow members of SALT (San Antonio Teachers and Leaders) for a Panel Discussion at City Education Partners. Building San Antonio School Finder to give every student access to school choice. https://www.saltcollective.io/
Jul 11, 2019
S2 - 05 / The Salty Bs are Back - Jennifer Rosas and Veronica Valdovinos
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down her best friends and salty B's, Jennifer Rosas and Veronica Valdovinas. Teaching aint easy and summers are busy.
Jul 4, 2019
S2 - 04 / Mike Villarreal, Director of Urban Education Institute at UTSA
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with with Mike Villarreal, Director of Urban Education Institute at UTSA. Mike is a public policy professional with a focus on public finance, education policy, and statistical modeling and analysis. Look for the Urban Education Institute at UTSA online at https://www.utsa.edu/strategicplan/academic-initiatives/urban-education-institute/index.html
Jun 27, 2019
S2 - 03 / Kate Rogers and the Holdsworth Center
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Kate Rogers former president of the Holdsworth Center. Kate reflects on takeaways and ideas from her visits and reviews of education systems all around the world. The duo also discuss growth vs. fixed mindset and ideas from the book Mindset. Look for the Holdsworth Center online at https://holdsworthcenter.org/ Find the Holdsworth Center on social media, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, search Holdsworth Center.
Jun 20, 2019
S2 - 02 / Stephanie Mendeloff from CREA
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas talks with Stephanie Mendeloff, creator of CREA. They discuss making mistakes as educators and how it makes them better teachers and leaders. Allowing students to learn and grow from mistakes and teaching different types of children and students. Stephanie tells us about CREA, how she got started and what they are working on today. Look for CREA online at https://creacommunityconsulting.com/ Find Stephanie on social media, Facebook and Instagram, search Crea Community Consulting.
Jun 13, 2019
S2 - 01 / School Finance Update with Diego Bernal
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Diego Bernal for another conversation in the season 2 premier. School finance bill explained, more money for education, teacher pay inequality and charter schools all discussed. Find out more about Diego Bernal and his mission in San Antonio at http://votediego.com/
Jan 30, 2019
10 / Season Finale with Jeff Price
On the season finale of Miss Education Jen Maestas talks with friend and fellow educator and administrator Jeff Price.
Jan 23, 2019
09 / Conversation with Mark Larson from KIPP Texas
On this episode of Miss Education Jen talks with Mark Larson from KIPP Texas. Mark shares his thoughts on school choice and the history of school districts in San Antonio. They also discuss potential vs, opportunity and ISD and charter schools joining forces to drive change. Mark believes every student should be able to walk into a great school no matter where they live. https://kipptexas.org/
Jan 16, 2019
08 / Bad Advice with Jennifer Rosas and Veronica Valdovinos
On this episode Miss Education (Jen Maestas) is joined by Jennifer Rosas and Veronica Valdovinos, They ask themselves and fellow teachers "what is the worst advice they have received?"
Jan 9, 2019
07 / The Gathering Place with Ryan York and Joanna Klekowicz
The Gathering Place with Ryan York and Joanna Klekowicz
Jan 2, 2019
06 / Redesigning School Districts and Public Policy with Jeanne Russell
On this week's show, Miss Education (Jen Maestas) is joined by Jeanne Russell, an educator, public policy influencer and champion of redesigning school districts to better serve student.
Dec 26, 2018
05 / Veronica Valdovinos and Jennifer Rosas
Dec 19, 2018
04 / Conversation with Joel Harris
This week, Miss Education (Jen Maestas) sits down to talk with the Executive Director of City Education Partners, Joel Harris. City Education Partners combines philanthropy, district and charter operators to envision and deliver a new future for San Antonio and our children. Our focus is ecosystem development - creating a new and integrated landscape where walls come down and bridges are built. City Education Partners www.cityeducationpartners.org
Dec 12, 2018
03 / Conversation with Lizzy Perez
Lizzy Perez is an experienced school leader and Certified Professional Coach with a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry. A divergent thinker skilled in Servant Leadership, Leadership Coaching, designing Learning Academies, Systems Thinking and Personal Development. Genuine, creative professional with a Master of Science (MS) focused in Secondary Education from Texas A&M University-Commerce and a specialization in creating authentic relationships with all stakeholders. Experienced in developing safe climates in trainings, workshops, technical assistance and academies to help demonstrate the essence of trust-building as a leader's most critical asset.
Dec 5, 2018
02 / Conversation on Food Insecurity with Diego Bernal and Lorenzo Gomez III
On this week's episode, Jen goes in depth on food insecurity within the urban school footprint with Representative Diego Bernal and Lorenzo Gomez III.
Nov 28, 2018
01 / Diego Bernal, State Representative, District 123
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas sits down with Diego Bernal, of the Texas House of Representatives, District 123 in San Antonio, TX. They talk education reform and policy as well as his experiences working with the public school system in Texas and what he has learned after visiting over 50 public schools in his district. Find out more about Diego Bernal and his mission in San Antonio at http://votediego.com/
Nov 21, 2018
00 / Conversation with Lorenzo Gomez III
'Miss Education' Jennifer Maestas interviews Lorenzo Gomez III, Geekdom Media CEO, Co-Host of The Brand Brothers Podcast and author of "The Cilantro Diaries: Business Lessons from the Most Unlikely Places". Jennifer and Lorenzo share stories and anecdotes about public education and some of the issues this podcast will tackle throughout this season.