Posts tagged Albemarle County Schools
Ep. 23--A Conversation with Lorenzo Dickerson about Desegregation in Albemarle County Schools

This episode was part of a kick-off event with Community Middle School in Albemarle County Schools. It was recorded live with the students of the middle school as an audience. In this episode we talk with documentary filmmaker, Lorenzo Dickerson, who has also begun an African-American film festival called the Maupintown Film Festival that runs in July in Charlottesville. He grew up in the Albemarle/Charlottesville area and attended rural Albemarle County schools growing up.

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Ep. 16--A Roundtable on Establishing a Coaching Model

Albemarle County Public Schools’ Debbie Collins, Asst. Superintendent of Student Learning, Jennifer Sublette, Director of Professional Learning, and John Hobson, Lead Coach-Social Studies join me to discuss the processes, and philosophies involved in the process of designing a coaching model, as well as the way in which the ACPS coaching model has both persisted and evolved in the past decade.

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Ep. 10--A Conversation with Drs. Pam Moran and Matt Haas

Dr. Pam Moran is the current Superintendent of Schools for Albemarle County, VA, a district that has come to be known for its leadership and innovative practices.  Dr. Matt Haas is the Deputy Superintendent, and will be taking over the position of Superintendent in July.  In this conversation we discuss the transition for the district, as well as some of the changes coming through the High School 2022 initiative (see Blog Supplement for more info).

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