The Rock Star Principals Podcast jams to all the latest and greatest in educational leadership! Join your hosts, "The Boss" Jon Ross and "The Doctor of Proctors" Nick Indeglio as they bring a unique blend of humor, timely topics, and "real" talk each episode. They bring the "Principal Perspective" to a wide range of topics! Rock out with "twisted steel and school appeal!"
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If you haven't listened to Episode 22 yet, then get on your horse!!!

  • The Church of Whitaker: What Great Principals Do Differently #15
    • Referenced philosphers include: Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Jim Valvano!
    • Referenced non-philosphers include: The Hooters, Tina Turner, Mad Max, Jedi
    • Special guest is assistant principal, Rob Farina!
  • Article Discussion: "Age of Distraction: Why It's Crucial for Students to Learn to Focus" by Katrina Schwartz
    • An article based on Daniel Goleman's research and books
    • Special guests include 2 special education teachers, Tina Armenio and Rachel Immel
    • Bring Your Own Device
    • Shutting down technology?
    • Medication for students
    • Executive Functioning and Cognitive Command
  • Pop Culture: Everything TV
    • There's a little bit of everything here that's all about television!  Including:
      • All time most impactful TV death!
      • Mash, The Incredible Hulk, ER, The Sopranos, Breaking Bad, NYPD Blue, Family Ties, Dragnet, The Goldberg's, The Killing, Switched at Birth, Bar Rescue, and More!
      • MAJOR SPOILER ALERT for all shows mentioned!


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