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Keeping an Eye Out for Old Man Winter

Guest: Marc Smith, Chief Technology and Operations Officer 00:35 The Decision Process01:37 Student Safety Impact03:26 It’s All or Nothing05:57 Key Considerations08:00 Closings and Make-up Days09:25 Bus Drivers On-call10:14 Decisions Hit Close to Home11:59 How to…

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Beta Testers and Computer Coding: Unlocking Creative Potential

 Eighth grade CS/STEM students at Barber Middle School are excitedly awaiting the results of their entry into a unique nation-wide music re-mix competition, sponsored by Amazon and Georgia Tech.  The students used their computer science and coding skills to creatively code and re-mix hit songs by the Grammy-Award winning singer, Ciara. According to their teacher Saundra Watts, the Barber students are…



How a School Psychologist Can Benefit Your Student

Guest: Dr. Christy Jaffe, PhD. 00:49 Psychologists’ Role01:33 Who Qualifies for Services?05:01 How Can They Help?07:21 Common Needs12:32 Impact on Student’s Record14:06 How to Access Services Cobb Schools’ Supervisor of Psychological Services, Dr. Christy Jaffe,…




Let’s Get Physical! PE Isn’t What It Used to Be

Guest: Elizabeth Price 00:56 Health and Physical Education02:20 How Physical Education Has Changed Through the Years05:44 What’s the Core Purpose P.E.11:18 Benefits of Physical Activity13:43 Connection to Student Success14:24 H.I.I.T. Cobb Schools’ Supervisor of Health…