Articles by CobbCast Admin

CCRP What? The Ins and Outs of State Test Scores

Guests: Dr. Ehsan Kattoula– Assistant Superintendent of Accountability, Research & GrantsDr. Casey Jones– Director of Accountability 01:14 Who Requires the Testing?02:42 What is CCRPI?03:37 CCRPI Components04:27 Readiness for Advancement05:38 The Growth Component08:16 Milestones is Only…



Supporting Your Student with Special Needs

Guests: Brenda Carter, Special Education DirectorJessica Coleman, Special Education Compliance Director 00:47 Substantial Support! 01:29 Qualification 03:35 Dyslexia 07:48 Autism 09:56 Trained Gen Ed Teachers 11:06 Where to Start 12:02 Parent Mentors 14:09 Age Range…




Getting a School Social Worker in Your Corner

Guest: Ana Murphy, Supervisor 01:17 What IS a School Social Worker 02:38 Different from School Counselors 03:17 There’s a stigma 05:23 The Need in Cobb 06:17 Cobb Leads in Support 06:56 Community Collaboration 10:54 NON-critical…



Diversity: Cobb Leads the Way

Cobb County is one of the most diverse counties in the nation, with a large transient population and new residents moving into the metro area every day.


How Schools Work: Attendance

Guest: Ana Murphy, Supervisor, School Social Work Department 00:43 School Social Workers’ Role01:43 The Law03:04 The Purpose of the Law05:41 Seat Time06:18 The Impact of Absence07:17 Realities of Teens08:26 Steps to Help Attendance11:22 After the…