Podcasts

Cobb’s Open Line for Student Safety

Guest: Officer Phil Bradford, Emergency Management Specialist 00:49 The New Safety Tool 01:19 Five Ways to Share Concern 01:44 Much More Than a Phone Number to Call 02:54 New Flyer Will Inform You 03:08 Going…


How the Georgia Legislature Can Help My Student

Guest: Gretchen Walton, CCSD Compliance and Legislative Affairs Officer 00:44 Working with Legislators for Students 01:21 What Are Legislative Priorities? 01:57 Cobb’s Priorities 03:27 Accuracy and Accountability 08:38 Financial Sustainability 11:23 Local Control 12:49 School…





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…