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Education Episodes

Nov. 7, 2022

Episode 72:Teaching Children Gratitude with Wanda Luthman

In this episode DJ and her guest, multi award winning children's author, Wanda Luthman, talk about the importance of gratitude, how we can make it a part of our family culture, and about teaching our children to have grateful...

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Oct. 10, 2022

Episode 68: If it isn't Fun, They're Not Going to Learn with Dr. Dann…

In this episode, DJ speaks with Dr. Danny Brassell about getting your children to read more, read better and actually love reading! Listen in as Dr. Danny explains why “Captain Underpants is the gateway drug to Shakespeare.”...

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Oct. 3, 2022

Episode 67: Is Your Child a Historical Figure? with Barbara Ann Mojica

In this episode, DJ talks with parent, grandparent, retired educator and children’s author, Barbara Ann Mojica, about the importance of learning our history so we can have a sense of where we've come from, who we are and how ...

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Sept. 19, 2022

Episode 65: When Community Engages with Education, Everyone Wins with…

Is there something in school like music, art, woodshop, cheerleading or sports, that keeps your kids wanting to learn more? In this episode, DJ talks with Mark Taylor, a percussionist and instructor from the UK, about the cla...

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March 14, 2022

Episode 38: Slave No More with Paul Henderson

In this episode, DJ talks with author and motivational speaker, Paul Henderson, about overcoming emotions and past experiences associated with difficult beginnings and how we will become better parents when we stop allowing o...

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Jan. 17, 2022

How Drumming and Reading Go Together with The Maxwells

In this episode, DJ talks with Max & Deanna Maxwell of Movin’ With The Maxwell’s about their “Little Drummer” course developed for young children to learn the basics of drumming while simultaneously gaining skills needed to b...

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Aug. 16, 2021

How Denying the Fact My Child Needed Help Affected His Education

It is hard for some parents to admit their child needs help in some way. It was for me. Today's guest is teacher Bailey Olsen from Michigan. She has so much experience in helping young students get the assistance they …

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Aug. 9, 2021

The First Day of School Made Easy

The first day of school can be a little daunting whether you are sending your precious child to preschool, kindergarten or higher grades. There are many changes with each year and with the uncertainty of containing and new C...

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