Personal Playlist Podcast
Three songs—A world of stories
Noa Daniel asks guest educators to share their nostalgic, identity and pick me up songs. Through this songful conversation, we learn so much about the whole person. This is a project that came from Noa's classroom and one she continues to use and share to help students build skill, autonomy, community and connection.

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Bruce Reicher has been a teacher for 26 years. The past 14 he has been a middle school technology teacher. Bruce teaches Digital Leadership, Python Coding for games and TV Production. Reicher is also an author of the book Scripted – An Educator’s…

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Because of her knowledge of ELs and her engaging and enthusiastic presentation style,
Dr. Michelle Yzquierdo has become a very popular and sought-after trainer and presenter,
receiving accolades from all facets of education. She has presented at the…

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Kyle is the K-12 Mathematics Consultant with the Greater Essex County District School Board, where his passion for mathematics fuels him to Make Math Moments by sparking curiosity, fuelling sense making, and igniting teacher moves. When he is not…

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A passionate advocate for children, families, schools and communities, Dr. Susan Hopkins is the Executive Director of The MEHRIT Centre and the CEO of The MEHRIT Centre’s sister company, Self-Reg Global. Over Susan’s two decades of experience in…

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Sara Candela taught high school English and journalism in New York for 14 years before moving to California 3 years ago to pursue interests in various aspects podcasting and writing, among other explorations. Part of the journey always included a…

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Bill Cotter entered education after completing his M.A. in Anthropology at UC Davis, where he conducted his fieldwork in Madagascar and Tanzania. After a year of teaching in California, Bill sought to combine his passions for education and travel by…

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Steve Floyd is an award winning computer science and computer engineering teacher and currently an Education Officer at Ontario’s Ministry of Education. He has a passion for technology in schools, and it’s potential to change how students think and…

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Steve Floyd is an award winning computer science and computer engineering teacher and currently an Education Officer at Ontario’s Ministry of Education. He has a passion for technology in schools, and it’s potential to change how students think and…

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Scott is an ELA Teacher turned Edtech Coach, with a focus on PBL & amplifying student and teacher voices. Scott is an MIE Expert & hopes to become a Google Innovator soon. Additionally he loves all things edtech, STEM, & 3D printing. Scott has two…

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Beth Lyons is a mom, a wife, a reader who loves to be outside. She is currently a teacher librarian in the Peel District School Board. She reflects and shares about her own learning journey as an educator and a teacher-librarian on her blog The…

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Author

Stephen Hurley
Chief Catalyst, voicEd Radio Canada

Stephen Hurley has spent nearly 40 years as an educator. He has experience as a classroom teacher, a curriculum consultant, a teacher educator and a policy observer.

He has a strong relationship with the EdCan Network (formerly the Canadian Education Association), an organization that inspired the launch and evolution of voicEd Radio Canada.

Hurley believes that stronger connections between education research, practice and policy are essential to the type of change that will be necessary in Canada's public education systems moving forward.