Charter School Superstars

Charter School Superstars

A weekly interview series featuring the incredible teachers, administrators, students, policymakers, social entrepreneurs, and other voices that are leading an education revolution.


Ryan Kairalla

Recent Episodes

Episode 8
Ep 8: Miss America 2019 Nia Imani Franklin talks about her work in arts education advocacy   This week, we interview a very special guest: 2019 Miss America Nia Imani Franklin. In addition to her pageant success, Nia is also an accomplished teacher and a devoted education advocate. Nia talks to Ryan about the role…Continued
Episode 7
Episode 7: Pamela Blizzard of Research Triangle High discusses the value of personalized learning   This week, Ryan chats with Pamela Blizzard, the Founder and Managing Director of the Research Triangle High School in North Carolina. RTHS is an acclaimed public charter school that places a heavy emphasis on personalized learning, project-based learning, and technology.…Continued
Episode 6
Episode 6: We chat with 2019 Florida Teacher of the Year Joy Prescott of the Pemayetv Emahakv Charter School   Our guest this week is Joy Prescott. Ms. Prescott teaches fourth grade math at the Pemayetv Emahakv Charter School in Glades County, Florida. In May of this year, Joy was named the 2019 Florida Teacher…Continued
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