What's the Big Idea?

Kim Marshall on a Career in Education

October 22, 2020
What's the Big Idea?
Kim Marshall on a Career in Education
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What's the Big Idea?
Kim Marshall on a Career in Education
Oct 22, 2020

In which Dan speaks with Kim Marshall, a retired teacher and principal, on his career and reflections on education and leadership. Kim is now a consultant and publisher of the excellent Marshall Memo, a weekly roundup of ideas and research in K-12 education. Dan and Kim talk about busing in Boston in the 1970s, how you know when you're ready to move into administration, and what he's learned from spending every Sunday for years reading education articles. As always, we welcome comments and questions on Twitter @BigIdeaEd

Mentioned in the show:
"The Desegregation of a Boston Classroom" by Kim Marshall,  Learning, September 1975
"Class Warfare in the Boston Schools" by Kim Marshall, Harvard, February 1975
"Pushing Back on Outmoded Beliefs" by Kim Marshall in Leaderboard, Michigan Association of School Boards, Spring 2019
The Best of the Marshall Memo (for purchase) and a free chapter

Music: "Que Extrano Es" by Molo courtesy of Tribe of Noise

Show Notes

In which Dan speaks with Kim Marshall, a retired teacher and principal, on his career and reflections on education and leadership. Kim is now a consultant and publisher of the excellent Marshall Memo, a weekly roundup of ideas and research in K-12 education. Dan and Kim talk about busing in Boston in the 1970s, how you know when you're ready to move into administration, and what he's learned from spending every Sunday for years reading education articles. As always, we welcome comments and questions on Twitter @BigIdeaEd

Mentioned in the show:
"The Desegregation of a Boston Classroom" by Kim Marshall,  Learning, September 1975
"Class Warfare in the Boston Schools" by Kim Marshall, Harvard, February 1975
"Pushing Back on Outmoded Beliefs" by Kim Marshall in Leaderboard, Michigan Association of School Boards, Spring 2019
The Best of the Marshall Memo (for purchase) and a free chapter

Music: "Que Extrano Es" by Molo courtesy of Tribe of Noise