Education Futures Podcast Articles

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Education Futures Podcast 23: Macy Johnson and building the Introduction to Christianity course

"A lot of passages have a progression of thought, a train of thought, that you can't just take a car out of the middle and expect it to be of any value. You've got to have the engine and every car in between in order for that thought to make sense." In this interview,...

Education Futures Podcast 22: Jon Tomlinson, OCU

"When you are a "non-traditional" student, you're an adult, you have family, a job, other responsibilities, online learning is almost a necessity. You don't have the time to drive to campus and sit through a two- or three-hour lecture. That's just not a possibility....

Education Futures Podcast 21: Families Empowered

"We're teaching parents the rules of a game they didn't even know they were playing." Families Empowered, a non-profit organization in Texas, helps families understand all the different educational options so they can make the best decision for their students. In this...

Education Futures Podcast 20: Sandra Powell, Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy

"In the past, there were a lot of things that students didn't get to do simply because of where they lived. That to me, I think, is probably the most exciting thing about education is that the doors are opening wide for every student."   After spending time in the...