Big Ideas In Education

Big Ideas In Education

BIG IDEAS IN EDUCATION is a weekly program in which a panel of education experts (including Sarah Boulos Fye of Somerset Academy Schools, Michael Hernandez of Academica Corporation, and other guest hosts) discuss new developments in education and chronicle stories of inspiration and innovation in schools around the country. You can listen to Big Ideas (and subscribe!) on all top streaming platforms. Check out new episodes below!


Ryan Kairalla
Sarah Boulos Fye
Michael Hernandez

Recent Episodes

Ep 102: Fostering healthy relationships with students online; the value of arts field trips
This week, Our hosts are joined by guest panelist Thomas C. Murray, Director of Innovation for Future Ready Schools, who will be delivering one of the keynote talks at FETC 2021. On this episode, Sarah shares an article that talks about how to support student relationship building remotely. Ryan shares an article that talks about…Continued
Ep 101: Integrating computer science programing; Student engagement in the virtual classroom
This week, Sarah shares an article that talks about integrating computer science education into schools to engage underrepresented student groups, parents, and families as well as community partners. Ryan talks about an article that shares a unique sticker face initiative to help students stay actively engaged remotely and decrease Zoom fatigue. Tune in!  Don’t just…Continued
Ep 100: Education technology post COVID-19; Mental health impacts on students
This week, Mike shares an article that talks about the digital transformation in remote learning and the effects of these investments in a post pandemic world. Sarah shares an article that talks about the impacts on the mental health of students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sarah also shares many practical strategies on how educators can…Continued
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