Join the Arizona Department of Education’s Title IV-A Team as they celebrate creative educational programming taking place in Arizona schools. These 15-30 minute podcasts will discuss education trends across the nation and spotlight subject areas supported by the Title IV-A grant.
In this episode, Keri Schoeff, Safe & Healthy Students Specialist interviews Dustin Loehr, Director of Arts Education & Title IV-A, on his background, his role at the Arizona Department of Education, Arts Education in Arizona, and the game-changing Title IV-A grant.
In this episode, Sandy Skelton, Title IV-A Specialist, interviews Raquel Alvara, Education Program Specialist on Family and Community Engagement, including families in the education process, and utilizing community resources in your school.
In this episode, Dustin Loehr interviews Haley Honeman (Arts Education Specialist) and Keri Schoeff (Safe, Healthy, and Active Students Specialist) about the creation of the Arts and Physical Education Re-Entry Guidance.
In this episode, Erin Henderson sits down with Henderika Tenuyl, a 13 year teaching veteran to discuss how she integrated technology into her art classroom. Tenuyl shares how her love of technology led her to develop a graphic design program and offers tips to teachers that are ready to integrate technology in their classroom.
In this episode, Keri Schoeff interviews Rebecca Astorga, School Safety and Social Wellness Specialist with the ADE Division of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Rebecca will discuss the new ADE SEL Competencies, how they were created, and their importance to Arizona schools, educators, and students.
In this episode, join ADE Arts Specialist, Haley Honeman, as she chats with Sunny Wight, founder of Mindfulness First, about the importance of mindfulness in schools. Sunny discusses what mindfulness is, what it isn't, and her vision of mindfulness in schools.
To celebrate and acknowledge Black History Month, the “Reimagine Education with Title IV-A” podcast series is featuring several black voices from across the Arizona educational landscape. Highlighting Black-owned organizations, leaders, and advocates who are serving as change makers across the state, this special feature aims to celebrate their amazing work in well-rounded education, safe & healthy students and schools, and the effective use of technology. Join us as we honor these inspirational influencers who are making history, today.
The Title IV-A Team has updated the School Security Request Memo for FY22 to include an equitable emphasis on student voice and holistic analysis of School Safety/Risk strategies for LEAs that wish to purchase school security measures.
The Arizona Department of Education Educator & School Excellence Unit is excited to share that the U.S. Department of Education has granted us a waiver for the 20-20-Portion Rule and the 15% Technological Infrastructure Rule for the FY21 Title IV-A requirements within the consolidated application.