A more candid and personal look at the origins of Teacher at Point Blank. On this nationally syndicated episode of “MyND Talk,” Jo shares with Dr. Brewer about childhood in North Dakota, the complex dynamics of her conservative military family, her own experiences with bullying as a junior-high kid, and her journey forward towards a [...]
As cross-country solidarity between teachers and other public workers grows against the tide of attacks in Wisconsin and other states, take a listen as Jo talks about real-time classroom labor with Wisconsin radio host Terry Lawler on “Education Matters.”
Jo talks with Pam Gray and Rochelle Alhadeff on Talk Radio Seattle’s “Chat With Women” about how a stronger alliance between teachers and parents is necessary to ensure kids’ mental health and safety in schools.
In the wake of the shooting in Marinette, Wisconsin, Jo talked with Amanda Marcotte on the United Nations’ “RH Reality Check” podcast about what happens before a gun goes off on campus.
Jo talks with host Lizz Sommars on Seattle’s The Mountain 103.7 FM about real-life problems in classrooms, why teachers aren’t taken seriously, causes of student hostility, and the problem of “failure” in education. Is the devil in the data? What kind of research are pundits really paying attention to when offering solutions about school achievement, [...]
Catch the interview Jo did with Seattle radio station KEXP on November 20, 2010. Great interview! Photo credit: http://www.flickr.com/people/joiseyshowaa/
Listen and enjoy as Jo reveals the passion and intellect behind her new book.