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School Success Podcast

School Success Podcast

By Mitchell Slater

The journey to becoming a school leader is not an easy one. There are many challenges along the way, but it becomes manageable when you have the correct information and tools to help you. In this podcast, you will hear from excellent school leaders who share their stories of successes and failures to inspire and motivate us. We want you to be able to find one takeaway that will help you best in your leadership journey. We are excited you are here! Welcome to the "School Success" Podcast.
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#086, Growth, Operations, and Culture: Michael Sabo's School Leadership Insights

School Success PodcastSep 25, 2023

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#096, Empowering Educators: Simon Jeynes' Path to School Excellence

#096, Empowering Educators: Simon Jeynes' Path to School Excellence

"...And so what [what] drives excellence in teaching? And the answer seems to be an implacable commitment to growing..." - Simon Jeynes of Christian School Management


Get ready to dive into the essence of teaching greatness in this episode. 🎙Join us as we explore the secret to exceptional teaching and uncover the deep bond between a teacher's drive for growth and a child's natural love for learning.


Stay tuned for an inspiring conversation on empowering teachers to guide, mentor, and ignite young minds! Listen now 🎧


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑇𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑊'𝑠 𝑒𝑝𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑑𝑒 𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑑𝑙𝑊 𝑐𝑜-𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑊 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, 𝐀𝐊𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐚'𝐬 𝐂𝐡𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐚𝐧 offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more. 𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡 simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out ⁠classreach.com⁠ to make school operations smoother and more effective.

Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌⁠https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a⁠ to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:20] Christian education and its challenges in the US and Canada.
  • [05:57] School tuition and budgeting challenges.
  • [14:56] School leadership and strategic planning.
  • [21:36] School roles and responsibilities.
  • [26:19] Teacher excellence and student outcomes in Christian schools.
  • [33:11] Christian school leadership and tuition structure


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/4rntAfCQmyM

Dec 04, 202337:31
#095, Tim Sansbury on Navigating the Digital Classroom: AI's Role in Shaping K-12 Writers

#095, Tim Sansbury on Navigating the Digital Classroom: AI's Role in Shaping K-12 Writers

"𝐌 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡'𝑠 𝑝𝑎𝑟𝑡 𝑜𝑓 𝑀ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑀𝑒 𝑛𝑒𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑔𝑟𝑜𝑀 𝑎𝑠 𝐟-12 𝑠𝑐ℎ𝑜𝑜𝑙𝑠, 𝑎𝑠 𝐶ℎ𝑟𝑖𝑠𝑡𝑖𝑎𝑛 𝑠𝑐ℎ𝑜𝑜𝑙𝑠 𝑖𝑠 𝑡𝑒𝑎𝑐ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑠𝑡𝑢𝑑𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑠 ℎ𝑜𝑀 𝑡𝑜 𝑀𝑟𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑙𝑒 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘, 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘 𝑜𝑛 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑖𝑟 𝑜𝑀𝑛." - Prof. 𝐓𝐢𝐊 𝐒𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐛𝐮𝐫𝐲 of 𝐊𝐧𝐚𝐱 𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐠𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐒𝐞𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐫𝐲 The #SchoolSuccess podcast featuring Prof. Tim Sansbury of Knox Theological Seminary is now available. Uncover insights on independent Christian schools, the impact of AI on education, and nurturing critical thinkers. Learn from his vast experience in the field and insights from his work. Be part of the journey towards redefining learning in the digital age. Tune in today!


#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑇𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑊'𝑠 𝑒𝑝𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑑𝑒 𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑑𝑙𝑊 𝑐𝑜-𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑊 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, 𝐀𝐊𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐚'𝐬 𝐂𝐡𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐚𝐧 offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more. 𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡 simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out ⁠classreach.com⁠ to make school operations smoother and more effective.

Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌⁠https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a⁠ to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:32] Christian school success and writing with a twisty journey.
  • [06:27] College students' writing skills.
  • [09:45] Writing assessment and AI's impact on education.
  • [14:17] AI's impact on writing, memory, and skills
  • [18:00] Writing and education.
  • [21:51] AI and faith development in K-12 schools.
  • [26:50] Education strategies


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/bwaqHFtoI7U

Nov 27, 202329:46
#094, Aligning Values: A Conversation with Katherine Schultz

#094, Aligning Values: A Conversation with Katherine Schultz

"𝑊ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑘𝑛𝑜𝑀 𝑎𝑓𝑓𝑒𝑐𝑡𝑠 𝑀ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒 𝑑𝑜. 𝑊ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒 𝑑𝑜 𝑎𝑐𝑡𝑢𝑎𝑙𝑙𝑊 𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑚𝑠 𝑀ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘, 𝑘𝑛𝑜𝑀, 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑏𝑒𝑙𝑖𝑒𝑣𝑒. 𝐎𝑛𝑑 𝑎𝑙𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑜𝑠𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑠 𝑎𝑟𝑒 𝑀𝑟𝑎𝑝𝑝𝑒𝑑 𝑢𝑝 𝑖𝑛 𝑜𝑢𝑟 𝑎𝑡𝑡𝑖𝑡𝑢𝑑𝑒𝑠 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑜𝑢𝑟 ℎ𝑒𝑎𝑟𝑡 𝑜𝑟𝑖𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑎𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛, 𝑎𝑏𝑜𝑢𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝐿𝑜𝑟𝑑 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑎𝑏𝑜𝑢𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑠 𝑜𝑓 𝑀ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒'𝑟𝑒 𝑙𝑒𝑎𝑟𝑛𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑟𝑊𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑒'𝑟𝑒 𝑑𝑜𝑖𝑛𝑔" - Katherine Schultz, Ed. D.


Hey, listeners!

Ever wondered about the effectiveness of your school's worldview development? Katherine Schultz, Ed.D. of Schaeffer Academy, Inc. has the answers with her 3-Dimensional Worldview Survey!


We're excited to bring you a fresh perspective on how beliefs and attitudes are formed in education—and how that can help you develop the worldviews of students. We think you'll love it! Tune in now!


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑇𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑊'𝑠 𝑒𝑝𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑑𝑒 𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑑𝑙𝑊 𝑐𝑜-𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑊 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, 𝐀𝐊𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐚'𝐬 𝐂𝐡𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐚𝐧 offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more. 𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡 simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out classreach.com to make school operations smoother and more effective.

Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at schoolsuccessmakers.com.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:14] Worldview development and survey creation.
  • [06:26] Using a survey to assess biblical worldview development.
  • [10:15] Worldview assessments for schools and personal growth.
  • [14:12] Personal growth in schools
  • [16:45] The student when he's fully mature will be like his teacher.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/2IbqNbebneA

Nov 20, 202319:49
#093, Scott Barron on Navigating the Pathway to Authentic School Growth

#093, Scott Barron on Navigating the Pathway to Authentic School Growth

"𝘌𝙚 𝙄 𝙬𝙖𝙚 𝙚𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙚 𝙘𝙀𝙢𝙥𝙖𝙣𝙮, 𝙬𝙚 𝙬𝙖𝙣𝙩𝙚𝙙 𝙩𝙀 𝙗𝙚 𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙮 𝙘𝙡𝙚𝙖𝙧 𝙖𝙗𝙀𝙪𝙩 𝙬𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙬𝙚 𝙙𝙀. 𝘌𝙣𝙙 𝙚𝙀 𝙬𝙚 𝙘𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙚𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙘𝙀𝙢𝙥𝙖𝙣𝙮 𝙚𝙘𝙝𝙀𝙀𝙡 𝙜𝙧𝙀𝙬𝙩𝙝, 𝙧𝙞𝙜𝙝𝙩? 𝘜𝙚𝙘𝙖𝙪𝙚𝙚 𝙬𝙚 𝙜𝙧𝙀𝙬 𝙚𝙘𝙝𝙀𝙀𝙡𝙚 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙥𝙚𝙀𝙥𝙡𝙚 𝙬𝙝𝙀 𝙝𝙖𝙫𝙚 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙘𝙀𝙪𝙧𝙖𝙜𝙚 𝙩𝙀 𝙡𝙚𝙖𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙚𝙢." - Scott Barron of School Growth LLC Ready to transform your approach to education? Listen to the latest episode of the School Success Podcast featuring 𝐒𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐭 𝐁𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐚𝐧 of 𝐒𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐚𝐥 𝐆𝐫𝐚𝐰𝐭𝐡 𝐋𝐋𝐂.

Explore the disciplines vital to authentic school growth and learn how trust, leadership, and continuous learning can shape the journey to sustainable excellence. Don't wait. Dive into these insights today!

#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑇𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑊'𝑠 𝑒𝑝𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑑𝑒 𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑑𝑙𝑊 𝑐𝑜-𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑊 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. 


With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, America's Christian Credit Union offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


ClassReach simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out ⁠classreach.com⁠ to make school operations smoother and more effective.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:21] Education and personal growth.
  • [05:39] School growth and leadership.
  • [12:20] Navigating conflicts in school leadership.
  • [16:44] Resolving conflict in Christian schools.
  • [22:32] Dispute resolution and emotional intelligence
  • [29:04] School personnel decisions and culture-building.
  • [33:45] Sustainable competitive advantage.
  • [38:40] Leading schools with passion and joy.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:

https://youtu.be/aCGs4NoPC70


Nov 13, 202342:25
#092, Noah Brink on Embracing Distinctiveness: The Key to Thriving Schools

#092, Noah Brink on Embracing Distinctiveness: The Key to Thriving Schools

"..𝑊ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝐌 𝑀𝑜𝑢𝑙𝑑 𝑠𝑎𝑊 𝑖𝑠 𝑟𝑎𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑟 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑛 𝑡𝑟𝑊𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡𝑜 𝑗𝑢𝑠𝑡 𝑑𝑜 𝑎𝑙𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑠. 𝐵𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑏𝑒𝑠𝑡 𝑣𝑒𝑟𝑠𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝑜𝑓 𝑊𝑜𝑢𝑟𝑠𝑒𝑙𝑓 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑏𝑒 𝑀𝑖𝑙𝑙𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡𝑜 𝑡𝑎𝑘𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑟𝑖𝑠𝑘𝑠 𝑎𝑠𝑠𝑜𝑐𝑖𝑎𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑀𝑖𝑡ℎ 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡. 𝐎𝑛𝑑 𝑡𝑒𝑚𝑝𝑜𝑟𝑎𝑟𝑖𝑙𝑊 𝑊𝑜𝑢 𝑚𝑎𝑊 𝑠𝑒𝑒 𝑠𝑜𝑚𝑒 𝑒𝑛𝑟𝑜𝑙𝑙𝑚𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑑𝑒𝑐𝑙𝑖𝑛𝑒. 𝐵𝑢𝑡 𝐌 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑘 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑖𝑓 𝑊𝑜𝑢 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑟 𝑀𝑎𝑛𝑡 𝑡𝑜 ℎ𝑎𝑣𝑒 𝑙𝑜𝑛𝑔 𝑡𝑒𝑟𝑚 ℎ𝑒𝑎𝑙𝑡ℎ. 𝑌𝑜𝑢'𝑣𝑒 𝑔𝑜𝑡 𝑡𝑜 𝑏𝑒 𝑀𝑖𝑙𝑙𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡𝑜 𝑔𝑜 𝑡ℎ𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑔ℎ 𝑠𝑜𝑚𝑒 𝑜𝑓 𝑡ℎ𝑜𝑠𝑒 𝑝𝑎𝑖𝑛𝑠." - 𝐍𝐚𝐚𝐡 𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐀 Unleash the Power of School Leadership! 🎙 LISTEN NOW for an exciting episode of the School Success Podcast featuring 𝐍𝐚𝐚𝐡 𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐀, a dynamic leader in Christian education. Get ready to dive into the world of education, unity, and building strong school communities. 🎧 Listen, learn, and lead your school to success.


#SchoolSuccess 

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑇𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑊'𝑠 𝑒𝑝𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑑𝑒 𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑑𝑙𝑊 𝑐𝑜-𝑠𝑝𝑜𝑛𝑠𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑏𝑊 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. 


With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, America's Christian Credit Union offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


ClassReach simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out classreach.com to make school operations smoother and more effective.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at schoolsuccessmakers.com.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [03:22]I've drunk the Christian education Kool-Aid.
  • [06:56] Christian school competition and collaboration in St. Louis.
  • [13:38] School success, challenges, and strategies
  • [21:19] School size and growth approach
  • [26:13] Christian education and its relationship with the gospel.
  • [31:23] What difference does the gospel make in the life of your school?
  • [32:25] Be the best version of yourself


YouTube Video Podcast Link:

https://youtu.be/YmqxGHukv-4

Nov 06, 202335:04
#091, Navigating Tradition & Transformation: Dr. David Stanton's Leadership at Oakdale

#091, Navigating Tradition & Transformation: Dr. David Stanton's Leadership at Oakdale

"𝑌𝒍𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒂𝒕𝒆𝒍𝒚 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒖𝒔 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒄𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝒊𝒄𝒂𝒍 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝒘𝒐𝒓𝒍𝒅, 𝒋𝒖𝒔𝒕 𝒕𝒓𝒖𝒔𝒕 𝑮𝒐𝒅 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒐𝒇 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒅𝒆𝒕𝒂𝒊𝒍𝒔. 𝑺𝒕𝒊𝒄𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒚𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒎𝒊𝒔𝒔𝒊𝒐𝒏. 𝑰 𝒘𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 𝒔𝒂𝒚 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒄𝒂𝒏'𝒕 𝒈𝒐 𝒘𝒓𝒐𝒏𝒈 𝒊𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒎𝒊𝒔𝒔𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒊𝒔 𝒈𝒓𝒐𝒖𝒏𝒅𝒆𝒅 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒓𝒖𝒕𝒉 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒈𝒐𝒐𝒅𝒏𝒆𝒔𝒔 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒃𝒆𝒂𝒖𝒕𝒚." - Dr. David Stanton, Headmaster of Oakdale Academy


Dive into the heart of education with Dr. David Stanton, Headmaster of Oakdale Academy as he unveils the power of unwavering dedication to a school's mission. Learn about the challenges, the temptations, and the essence of classical Christian education. Don't let "mission drift" catch you off guard! Tune in to the full episode on NOW. 🎧



#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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𝑻𝒐𝒅𝒂𝒚'𝒔 𝒆𝒑𝒊𝒔𝒐𝒅𝒆 𝒊𝒔 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒖𝒅𝒍𝒚 𝒄𝒐-𝒔𝒑𝒐𝒏𝒔𝒐𝒓𝒆𝒅 𝒃𝒚 𝑚𝒎𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒂'𝒔 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕 𝑌𝒏𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑪𝒍𝒂𝒔𝒔𝑹𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉. 


With over 65 years of experience serving Christians nationwide, America's Christian Credit Union offers banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


ClassReach simplifies school management with an easy-to-use platform. Designed for schools aiming to enhance organization and efficiency, it streamlines administrative tasks. Check out classreach.com to make school operations smoother and more effective.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Click 👉🏌https://lnkd.in/esDjnF3a to follow The School Success Podcast on your favorite podcasting platforms. 


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at schoolsuccessmakers.com.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [08:14] Christian school's growth and challenges.
  • [09:33] God continues to bless us when we stick true to our mission
  • [13:01] Instill character, truth, and wisdom in our students
  • [17:48] Student ambassador program
  • [26:28] Building a classical Christian school community
  • [33:43] We learn through failures too
  • [35:35] Mission Drift is one of the most dangerous things


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠


Oct 30, 202341:55
#090, Unlocking Your Potential: The Lifelong Learning Journey with Paul Bate

#090, Unlocking Your Potential: The Lifelong Learning Journey with Paul Bate

"𝑰𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖'𝒓𝒆 𝒂 𝒉𝒆𝒂𝒅𝒕𝒆𝒂𝒄𝒉𝒆𝒓, 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒏𝒆𝒆𝒅 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒈𝒐𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒏𝒐𝒓𝒔 𝒐𝒇 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒔𝒄𝒉𝒐𝒐𝒍 𝒘𝒉𝒐 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒔𝒖𝒑𝒑𝒐𝒓𝒕 𝒚𝒐𝒖...𝒂𝒔 𝒘𝒆𝒍𝒍 𝒂𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒑𝒂𝒓𝒆𝒏𝒕𝒔 𝒘𝒉𝒐 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒃𝒆 𝒐𝒏 𝒃𝒐𝒂𝒓𝒅 𝒘𝒊𝒕𝒉 𝒚𝒐𝒖, 𝒊𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒎𝒂𝒌𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒅𝒆𝒄𝒊𝒔𝒊𝒐𝒏𝒔" - ⁠Paul Bate⁠


Hello School Success Makers! 

In our latest podcast, join us with 𝐏𝐚𝐮𝐥 𝐁𝐚𝐭𝐞, a retired Head Teacher and Baptist Minister, as he shares invaluable insights on leadership and decision-making in education. Learn how collaboration and sound decisions shape successful schools. 🎧Listen now! 


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [04:00] Christian education in the UK
  • [08:24] UK school system challenges, including funding, buildings, and teacher shortages
  • [13:00] Teacher salaries and education standards in the UK
  • [17:45] Education in the UK, including university expansion and vocational training
  • [22:04] Education leadership and decision-making.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

⁠https://youtu.be/V0Q2MYem2Cg

Oct 23, 202329:32
#089, Roger Erdvig on Shaping Minds, Shaping Faith: The New Frontier of Christian Education

#089, Roger Erdvig on Shaping Minds, Shaping Faith: The New Frontier of Christian Education

"𝑰 𝒔𝒆𝒓𝒗𝒆 𝒂𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒅𝒊𝒓𝒆𝒄𝒕𝒐𝒓 𝒐𝒇 𝑟𝒐𝒓𝒍𝒅𝒗𝒊𝒆𝒘 𝑬𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒂𝒕 𝑺𝒖𝒎𝒎𝒊𝒕 𝑎𝒊𝒏𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒊𝒆𝒔, 𝒘𝒉𝒊𝒄𝒉 𝒎𝒆𝒂𝒏𝒔 𝑰 𝒉𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒇𝒂𝒏𝒕𝒂𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒄 𝒋𝒐𝒃 𝒐𝒇 𝒘𝒂𝒍𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒂𝒍𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒔𝒊𝒅𝒆 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝒔𝒄𝒉𝒐𝒐𝒍 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒅𝒆𝒓𝒔, 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝒖𝒏𝒊𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒔𝒊𝒕𝒚 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒇𝒆𝒔𝒔𝒐𝒓𝒔, 𝒂𝒅𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒐𝒓𝒔, 𝒄𝒉𝒖𝒓𝒄𝒉 𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒚 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒅𝒆𝒓𝒔 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒇𝒂𝒎𝒊𝒍𝒊𝒆𝒔 𝒉𝒆𝒍𝒑𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒎 𝒕𝒐 𝒅𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒍𝒐𝒑 𝒂 𝒃𝒊𝒃𝒍𝒊𝒄𝒂𝒍 𝒘𝒐𝒓𝒍𝒅𝒗𝒊𝒆𝒘 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒖𝒑 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒈𝒆𝒏𝒆𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏" - Roger Erdvig, Senior Director at Summit Ministries


Unlock the secrets of holistic Christian education with Roger Erdvig of Summit Ministries, who also is a research methodologist at Liberty University & adjunct professor at Columbia International University. Discover how a biblical worldview can transform education at every level. Don't miss this episode. 🎧Listen now!


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠⁠⁠⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠⁠⁠⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:58] I have the fantastic job
  • [08:51] Curriculum that is really first class
  • [10:05] Understand the unique biblical worldview formation process
  • [17:01]  All truth is God's truth[20:12]  Habits of active engagement
  • [26:49] Young adults love having mentors 
  • [30:49] Teach teachers conversational models
  • [33:26] Change your information diet


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/ZJdJHSG8y4M

Oct 16, 202338:05
#088, Leading Veritas: Challenges, Triumphs, and Dr. Andrew Smalley's Passion for Progress

#088, Leading Veritas: Challenges, Triumphs, and Dr. Andrew Smalley's Passion for Progress

"𝑎𝒂𝒏𝒂𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒈𝒓𝒐𝒘𝒕𝒉, 𝑰 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒌 𝒊𝒔 𝒂 𝒄𝒉𝒂𝒍𝒍𝒆𝒏𝒈𝒆 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂𝒏𝒚 𝒔𝒄𝒉𝒐𝒐𝒍 𝒉𝒆𝒂𝒅, 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒌𝒏𝒐𝒘, 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒄𝒂𝒏 𝒃𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒐𝒑𝒑𝒐𝒔𝒊𝒕𝒆 𝒘𝒂𝒚, 𝒃𝒖𝒕 𝒉𝒐𝒑𝒆𝒇𝒖𝒍𝒍𝒚 𝒏𝒐𝒕." - Dr. Andrew Smalley, the Head of School at Veritas Classical School


Join us for an enlightening conversation with Dr. Andrew Smalley of Veritas Classical School and an Association of Classical Christian Schools, Society of Classical Learning, & Flagler Classical Institute member.

He shares how Veritas is not just another school but a classical Christian institution committed to shaping character, culture, and intellectual prowess. Find out how they're preparing students with the tools of classical education and the incredible role of prayer and community in achieving #SchoolSuccess. Don't miss this episode!

Tap in to listen now!


#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠⁠⁠⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠⁠⁠⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:25] Education, backgrounds, and leadership
  • [07:58] Camp ministry and school leadership.
  • [13:45] Classical Christian education and its benefits.
  • [18:49] Christian school marketing and elevator pitches.
  • [26:36] School leadership and student empowerment. 


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/j5Df8ahZgr4


Oct 09, 202336:48
#087, Empowering Students and Educators: A Conversation with Lorraine Hewitt

#087, Empowering Students and Educators: A Conversation with Lorraine Hewitt

"𝑹𝒆𝒎𝒆𝒎𝒃𝒆𝒓 𝒘𝒉𝒐 𝒚𝒐𝒖'𝒓𝒆 𝒔𝒆𝒓𝒗𝒊𝒏𝒈. 𝒀𝒐𝒖 𝒌𝒏𝒐𝒘, 𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒊𝒏𝒕𝒆𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒕 𝒊𝒔 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒄𝒉𝒊𝒍𝒅. 𝑚𝒏𝒅 𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒕 𝒊𝒔 𝒂 𝒍𝒊𝒇𝒆. 𝑚𝒏𝒅 𝒊𝒕'𝒔 𝒊𝒎𝒑𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒂𝒏𝒕 𝒘𝒉𝒆𝒏 𝒚𝒐𝒖'𝒓𝒆 𝒊𝒏 𝒆𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒕𝒐 𝒌𝒆𝒆𝒑 𝒚𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒆𝒚𝒆𝒔 𝒇𝒐𝒄𝒖𝒔𝒆𝒅." - Lorraine Hewitt, Head of School at Dominion Ridge Academy


🎙 Join us for a deep dive into education with Lorraine Hewitt. Discover their commitment to inclusion, teacher well-being, and holistic student development. Listen to the full episode today! 📚


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠⁠⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠⁠⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [02:09] Education challenges and opportunities with a Christian school superintendent
  • [02:44] An inclusion program for special needs
  • [04:26] 660,000 educators left education
  • [05:46] Challenges and wins in a Christian school.
  • [07:16]  Partners with the National Institute of Learning Development
  • [09:58] Work very carefully with the parents
  • [10:56] School fundraising and special education support
  • [12:36] Our approach to the classroom is different
  • [15:49] Our expertise falls within the Center for Cognitive formation
  • [17:39]  Our interest is in the child and our product is a life


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/Uxr8yfLG1ak

Oct 02, 202322:18
#086, Growth, Operations, and Culture: Michael Sabo's School Leadership Insights

#086, Growth, Operations, and Culture: Michael Sabo's School Leadership Insights

"Trust your people to make good decisions" - Michael Sabo of Covenant Christian School.


Join us for an enriching conversation on leadership and education 🎙. Michael Sabo, Head of School at Covenant Christian School, shares his insights on mentorship, leadership training, and the value of letting people make mistakes. 🎧 Gain a deeper understanding of effective leadership while preserving core values by listening to our full episode. 


#SchoolSuccess 

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [03:36] Ups and downs of what life brings to a school
  • [06:55] Facing the dynamics of a growing school
  • [09:27] To teach and to work with excellence
  • [13:03] A Grammar School Principal to take on parent concern or question
  • [15:19] Trust your people to make good decisions
  • [20:07] Take time and identify what drives you as a leader
  • [22:52] Take time to identify who you are


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/nSzDvZJTqrk

Sep 25, 202325:39
#085, Leading by Learning: Todd Williams on Scaling the Educational Ladder

#085, Leading by Learning: Todd Williams on Scaling the Educational Ladder

"𝑰 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒌 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆𝒔 𝒑𝒆𝒐𝒑𝒍𝒆 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒏𝒆𝒓𝒗𝒐𝒖𝒔 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒊𝒓 𝒄𝒂𝒓𝒆𝒆𝒓𝒔, 𝒕𝒐 𝒅𝒐 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒎𝒂𝒚 𝒔𝒆𝒆𝒎 𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒐𝒇 𝒄𝒉𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒄𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒐𝒇 𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒐𝒇 𝒐𝒇𝒇 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒑𝒂𝒕𝒉 𝒂 𝒍𝒊𝒕𝒕𝒍𝒆 𝒃𝒊𝒕 𝒇𝒓𝒐𝒎 𝒘𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒚 𝒘𝒆𝒓𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈, 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒉𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒕𝒐 𝒔𝒕𝒐𝒑 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒂𝒃𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒂𝒄𝒕𝒖𝒂𝒍 𝒓𝒐𝒍𝒆 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒔𝒕𝒂𝒓𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒂𝒃𝒐𝒖𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒆𝒙𝒑𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒆𝒔 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒔𝒌𝒊𝒍𝒍𝒔 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒘𝒂𝒚 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒚𝒐𝒖'𝒓𝒆 𝒈𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒃𝒆 𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒆𝒕𝒄𝒉𝒆𝒅." - Todd J. Williams, President and CEO at Cairn University


🎙 Just Dropped: A must-listen episode of the School Success podcast featuring Todd Williams of Cairn University! Dive into a profound discussion on the critical role of character in leadership, the complex nature of K-12 education, and why unity between parents and schools has never been more important. Don't miss out on these transformative insights! Listen to the episode now 🎧


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Today's episode is sponsored by ⁠America's Christian Credit Union⁠. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [04:52] Career progression from college professor to university president
  • [08:48] Leadership development
  • [15:24] Character development in K-12 education
  • [19:04] Community, and fundraising.
  • [28:32] Education and Leadership


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/czIUqfAyb_w


Sep 18, 202332:30
#084, Leadership Lessons from Matt Greco: Teamwork, Collaboration, and Success in Education

#084, Leadership Lessons from Matt Greco: Teamwork, Collaboration, and Success in Education

"As a leader in whatever area you're you are, surround yourself with people who are good teammates that can help the team be better"- Matt Greco, Head of School at Seattle Classical Christian School


Get an inside look into the journey of Seattle Classical Christian School, its challenges, and victories as it strives for educational excellence. Join us as we explore education, faith, and growth with Matt Greco. Tune in now for this inspiring episode!


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by America's Christian Credit Union. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [05:49] Started 11 years ago with one kindergarten class, four or five students, and one teacher
  • [06:29] The only classical Christian school in the city limits of Seattle
  • [09:01] Get involved with them {parents} as deeply and as educationally partnering with them as possible
  • [10:18] Moving out and coming back
  • [15:23] Learn how to think to learn how to ask their own question
  • [19:26] Having the family buy-in is huge.
  • [23:59] There's no limit to what we can accomplish


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/ezQIjWe8dAg

Sep 11, 202327:53
#083, Ron Jung on Vision-Driven Education: Cultivating Excellence in Schools

#083, Ron Jung on Vision-Driven Education: Cultivating Excellence in Schools

"𝑰 𝒘𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 𝒔𝒂𝒚 𝒊𝒇 𝒂 𝒔𝒄𝒉𝒐𝒐𝒍 𝒊𝒔 𝒔𝒊𝒕𝒕𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒓𝒆 𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒖𝒈𝒈𝒍𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒈𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈, 𝒘𝒆 𝒓𝒆𝒂𝒍𝒍𝒚 𝒅𝒐𝒏'𝒕 𝒌𝒏𝒐𝒘 𝒘𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒗𝒊𝒔𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒊𝒔, 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒎𝒊𝒈𝒉𝒕 𝒘𝒂𝒏𝒕 𝒕𝒐 𝒉𝒊𝒓𝒆 𝒔𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒐𝒏𝒆 𝒕𝒐 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒊𝒏 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒉𝒆𝒍𝒑." - Ron Jung, Headmaster Emeritus at Providence Academy and Founder & Senior Fellow at Palatine Institute


🎥 Discover the blueprint for school success! Join us in this insightful episode featuring Ron Jung. Explore the power of vision, mission, and culture in Christian schools. Watch now and be inspired to lead with purpose. 🌟📚 


#SchoolSuccess

#SchoolSuccessMakers

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Today's episode is sponsored by America's Christian Credit Union. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [03:20]Special desire to see Christian schools grow
  • [05:25] The challenges of a mission statement
  • [07:24] Raise godly leaders who will impact the world
  • [11:19] The importance of having a clear vision.
  • [14:33] Partnering with parents
  • [16:44]The importance of having a vision for your life
  • [24:17] Success isn't the number of people attending your school.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/oLP-szuN-OU


Sep 04, 202329:55
#082, Empowering Education with Dan Snyder: Bridging Gaps and Inspiring Growth

#082, Empowering Education with Dan Snyder: Bridging Gaps and Inspiring Growth

"𝑰 𝒋𝒖𝒔𝒕 𝒘𝒂𝒏𝒕 𝒕𝒐 𝒕𝒆𝒍𝒍 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒚𝒐𝒖'𝒓𝒆 𝒂 𝑪𝒉𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒂𝒏 𝒅𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒆𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏, 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒋𝒐𝒃 𝒐𝒇 𝒆𝒅𝒖𝒄𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒂 𝒄𝒉𝒊𝒍𝒅 𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒚𝒘𝒉𝒆𝒓𝒆 𝒊𝒏 𝑺𝒄𝒓𝒊𝒑𝒕𝒖𝒓𝒆, 𝒊𝒕'𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒑𝒂𝒓𝒆𝒏𝒕'𝒔 𝒋𝒐𝒃." - Dan Snyder Want to learn about classical Christian education, challenges in schools, and the journey of a headmaster? Listen now to our episode with guest Daniel "Dan" Snyder, headmaster of Concordia Academy. We discuss everything from the importance of early childhood development to the complexities of school transportation and building a strong school community. Don't miss out on this enlightening conversation. Listen now!


#SchoolSuccess 

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by America's Christian Credit Union. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [07:05] How did Dan get into singing?
  • [13:26] The most important development time of a child's life
  • [17:43] Questions for parents to ask.
  • [24:14] Transportation challenges and obstacles
  • [29:06] Dealing with students who want to go to Concordia
  • [35:21] Advice for other school leaders.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

⁠https://youtu.be/D2lKZ8o-YNU

Aug 28, 202342:32
#081, Unveiling Wisdom and Virtue in Education: A Conversation with Eric Cook

#081, Unveiling Wisdom and Virtue in Education: A Conversation with Eric Cook

"Who you are is how you lead." - Eric Cook, President of SCL, is currently working on an EdS in Classical School Leadership from Gordon College.


🎙 Join us for an inspiring conversation with Eric Cook, President of the Society for Classical Learning (SCL), as he shares his transformational journey into classical Christian education. 🏛 Discover the purpose of wisdom and virtue in education and how SCL cultivates human flourishing in schools. Listen now on the School Success podcast!


#SchoolSuccess 

#SchoolSuccessMakers


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Today's episode is sponsored by America's Christian Credit Union. With over 65 years of experience serving Christians across the country, they offer banking services and tuition financing programs for schools. If you're a private school looking to reduce your risk and administrative burden, America's Christian Credit Union offers tuition financing plans for families. Visit ⁠⁠⁠⁠americaschristiancu.com⁠⁠⁠⁠ to learn more.


Every week on The School Success Podcast, digital marketing agency owner Mitchell Slater interviews school leaders and game-changers in the education sector.


Never miss an episode and follow The School Success Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you enjoy podcasts.


This podcast is powered by Slater Strategies, a marketing agency committed to helping schools grow their enrollment and connect better with the families in their communities. Find out more at ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://schoolsuccessmakers.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.


Highlights of the Episode:

  • [03:16] Abrupt and dramatic conversion to Christianity
  • [10:25]Our mission is to cultivate human flourishing by making classical Christian education thrive
  • [11:58] Schools that are growing quickly have a lot of challenges
  • [15:47] What is the optimal number for class sizes?
  • [23:34] What is going good?
  • [28:06] Out-of-the-box ideas for innovation
  • [31:03]Hold them to a high standard
  • [31:35]Who you are is how you lead.


YouTube Video Podcast Link:⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

https://youtu.be/uw57LmMcZSM

Aug 21, 202335:07
#080, Navigating Challenges and Building Community: Dr. Andy Zawacki's Insights