Podcasts


The Classroom of the Future is Here!

Guests: Marc Smith, Sr. Executive Director of Technology John Floresta, Chief Strategy and Accountability Officer 00:42 Updated Technology 03:09 Funding Through Ed-SPLOST 05:16 Systems Behind CTLS 08:05 Better Displays for Greater Engagement 12:41 Workforce Tools…


Using Data for Student Learning

Guests: Ehsan Kattoula & Casey Jones 01:03 Milestones and Types of Assessment 03:53 Turning Data into Information for the Classroom 11:22 CCRPI 14:04 How Much Testing is Too Much? 16:02 It’s MASSIVE! 17:04 Data for…




How Schools Work: Cobb’s Innovative Assessment Model

Guest: John Floresta 00:27 Standardized Testing 01:55 Empowering Teachers 02:38 Grading Data Expanded 04:25 Role of CTLS 07:23 Not Big Brother 09:06 Reclaiming Time 11:33 Teacher Workload 15:35 CobbMetrics The Cobb School District’s Chief Strategy…




Using Cutting-edge Technology to Keep Your Student Safe

Guest: Ron Storey, Chief of CCSD Police Department 00:25  Cobb Schools Police Department 02:50  School Officers Are Specialists 04:37  Leveraging Camera Technology 06:42  Controlled Access Doors 09:31  AlertPoint Technology 15:53  Training & Drills The police…


A Conversation with Superintendent Ragsdale

Guest: Chris Ragsdale, Superintendent 02:54 The Exciting Future of CCSD 05:53 Employees’ Pay Raise 14:53 Cobb Teaching & Learning System 22:31 Budget Challenges 29:54 How You Can Help Keep Cobb at the Top 33:34 Advice…