Air Date: Dec 29, 2015
Retired Chief Petty Officer Sam Thomas now serving in America’s classroom
Retired Chief Petty Officer Sam Thomas now serving in America’s classroom. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV Tuesday December 29, 2015 at 9 p.m. Channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will be speaking with retired Chief Petty Officer Sam Thomas who is now serving in America’s classroom. Sam is currently an 8th grade English Teacher at Clewiston Middle School and was awarded the Shine Award during a Veteran’s Day celebration from Florida’s Governor Rick Scott. The Shine Award is presented to teachers and administrators in Florida who make significant contributions to the field of education.
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AIR DATE: DEC 22,2015 Description:-EVALUATION PROCESS AND UPCOMING 2016 LEGISLATIVE AGENDA
Evaluation Process and the upcoming 2016 Legislative Agenda. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, and Co-host Angela Morales Tuesday December 15, 2015 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. Angela and I will discuss how Superintendent Barbara Jenkins is meeting with teachers to answer questions about the teacher evaluation process and the upcoming 2016 legislative agenda and its impact on student achievement. Angela will also discuss the 10 things teachers need to know before the end of January 30.

AIR DATE: DEC 15,2015 Description:-EVALUATION PROCESS AND UPCOMING 2016 LEGISLATIVE AGENDA
Evaluation Process and the upcoming 2016 Legislative Agenda. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, and Co-host Angela Morales Tuesday December 15, 2015 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. Angela and I will discuss how Superintendent Barbara Jenkins is meeting with teachers to answer questions about the teacher evaluation process and the upcoming 2016 legislative agenda and its impact on student achievement. Angela will also discuss the 10 things teachers need to know before the end of January 30.

AIR DATE: DEC 08,2015 Description:-GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT'S PROPOSAL
Governor Rick Scott’s Proposal. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, and Co-host Angela Morales Tuesday December 8, 2015 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. Angela and I will discuss whether or not Governor Rick Scott’s proposed increase in K-12 education funding is really an increase or is he simply replacing money that was previously taken away during previous years.

AIR DATE: Dec 1,2015 Description:-AUDUBON PARK ELEMENTARY
Audubon Park Elementary. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, and Co-host Angela Morales Tuesday December 1, 2015 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. Angela and I will discuss the recent parent uproar that took place at Audubon Park Elementary. The controversy occurred when there was a father daughter dance event scheduled versus a mother son science fair. Parents were concerned about stereotyping girls as princesses while boys learned science. Parents think that both boys and girls should be encouraged to participate in science.

AIR DATE: Nov 24,2015 Description:-DARCEY ADDO RUNNING FOR SCHOOL BOARD IN BREVARD COUNTY
Darcey Addo a Parent and Educator Running for a School Board Brevard County. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, and Darcey Addo Tuesday November 24 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. Darcey Addo is a parent and educator running for a school board seat in Brevard County. She and I will discuss Florida’s testing system and how some parents are frustrated about the number of tests students are required to take. We will also speak with Richard Martell, a Volusia County school teacher and what students need to do in order to succeed in and out of the classroom.

AIR DATE: Nov 17, 2015 Description:-ANGELA MORALES ABOUT HER WASHINGTON POST
Angela Morales about her Washington Post. Join us tonight,Nov 17 2015 at 9 PM on channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will be interviewing Danielle Carson and her mom Mindy Carson. Danielle is a 14 year old college student attending Stetson University who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics. Danielle, her mom, and I will discuss her unique journey and what it takes to succeed at a high academic level. In a day and time when most students hate doing their math homework, Danielle finds math fun and exciting. I have to admit, I was awe stricken at the poise and academic prowess of this young Einstein. EDuTV…Central Florida’s most comprehensive TV show addressing the issues and policies that directly impact K-12 education.

AIR DATE: Nov 10, 2015 Description:-ANGELA MORALES ABOUT HER WASHINGTON POST
Angela Morales about her Washington Post. Join us tonight,Nov 10 2015 at 9 PM on channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will be interviewing Danielle Carson and her mom Mindy Carson. Danielle is a 14 year old college student attending Stetson University who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics. Danielle, her mom, and I will discuss her unique journey and what it takes to succeed at a high academic level. In a day and time when most students hate doing their math homework, Danielle finds math fun and exciting. I have to admit, I was awe stricken at the poise and academic prowess of this young Einstein. EDuTV…Central Florida’s most comprehensive TV show addressing the issues and policies that directly impact K-12 education.

AIR DATE: Nov 3, 2015 Description:-ANSWER THE QUESTION ABOUT WHAT TEACHERS DO EACH DAY
Answer the Question about what Teachers do each day. Joanna Rodriguez Tuesday November 3 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. We will answer the question about what teachers do each day to make sure students are meeting grade level expectations. Teachers spend at least 2 to 3 hours daily after their official workday ends preparing lessons, entering and interpreting student data, and scoring class assignments. This work requires dedication, commitment, and purpose.

AIR DATE: Oct 27,2015 Description:-SPEAKING WITH MELBA LUCIANO SUPERINTENDENT OF OCPS
EduTV: Speaking with Melba Luciano, Superintendent of the OCPS.Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV and cohost Dr. Jelitza Rivera, Tuesday October 27 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. We will speak with Melba Luciano, Superintendent of the Osceola County Public Schools. Mrs. Luciano and I will discuss how Osceola County Public Schools is meeting the needs of its increasing Spanish speaking students, standardized testing and the important role education plays in making sure all students are college and career ready!

AIR DATE: Oct 20,2015 Description:-SPEAKING WITH MELBA LUCIANO SUPERINTENDENT OF OCPS
EduTV: Speaking with Melba Luciano, Superintendent of the OCPS.Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV and cohost Dr. Jelitza Rivera, Tuesday October 20 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. We will speak with Melba Luciano, Superintendent of the Osceola County Public Schools. Mrs. Luciano and I will discuss how Osceola County Public Schools is meeting the needs of its increasing Spanish speaking students, standardized testing and the important role education plays in making sure all students are college and career ready!

AIR DATE: Oct 13, 2015 Description:-DR. JESSIE JACKSON- SUPERINTENDENT OF LAKE WALES CHARTER SCHOOL
Dr. Jessie Jackson- Superintendent of the Lake Wales Charter School. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, Tuesday October 13 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Dr. Jessie Jackson- Superintendent of the Lake Wales Charter School district. Dr. Jackson and I will discuss how Lake Wales Charter Schools is meeting the needs of parents who want additional learning choices for their children. I will also speak with Jose Martinez, principal of Colonial High School, and how the digital classroom is impacting student learning. Jessica Cottrill, concerned parent and activist, with the Seminole County Opt Out Movement of Central Florida will be our featured returning guest.

AIR DATE: Oct 06, 2015 Description:- THE HISPANIC COMMUNITY
The Hispanic Community. We will discuss the important role education plays in the Hispanic community. Our featured guests include Joanna Rodriguez, teacher- Osceola County School district and Vanessa Coto- attorney with the Hogan/Frick Law Firm

AIR DATE: Sept 29, 2015 Description:-JESSICA COTTRILL A CONCERNED PARENT AND GWENN HEWITT FROM UNCF
Jessica Cottrill A Concerned parent and Gwenn Hewitt from UNCF. Celebrating Educators Join us tonight,Sept 27, 2016 at 9 PM on channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will be speaking with Dr Tricia Travis and Hameed Saddiq. We will discuss how teachers can use their dreams and aspirations to empower themselves beyond the classroom

AIR DATE: Sept 22, 2015 Description:-JELITZA RIVERA ADJ PROFESSOR AND KRISTIN BOEMOUNT TEACHER OF OCPS
Jelitza Rivera ADJ Professor and Kristin Boemount Teacher for OCPS. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, Tuesday September 22 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Dr. Jelitza Rivera, Adjunct Professor at the University of Central Florida-College of Education. Dr. Rivera and I will discuss the current state of education and how to overcome life’s challenges to pursue your educational goals. Kristin Boemount, teacher for Orange County Public Schools, will also discuss how to help your child become math superstar.

AIR DATE: Sept 15, 2015 Description:-SENATE DEMOCRAT CANDIDATE RICK ROACH AND STATE SENATOR DARREN SOTO
Senate Democrat candidate Rick Roach & State Senator and Darren Soto.Join us on EDuTV Tuesday at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Senate Democrat candidate Rick Roach about his views on whether or not there is too much testing in Florida schools. I will also speak with State Senator Darren Soto about his proposal to pay starting teachers $50,000 a year.

AIR DATE: Sept 8, 2015 Description:-KIETTA MAYWEATHER-GAMBLE OWNER OF EDUMATICS AND LISA GARRIGAS
Kietta Mayweather-Gamble, owner of Edumatics and Lisa Garrigas. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, Tuesday September 8 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Kietta Mayweather-Gamble, owner of Edumatics Tutoring Center. Kietta and I will discuss the important role education plays in today’s complex global economy. Also join us for a candid discussion with Rick Roach, Florida Democratic Senate candidate, about the future of testing in Florida.

AIR DATE: Sept 1 2015 Description:-JOANNA RODRIGUEZ TEACHER OCPS AND LISA GARRIGAS
Joanna Rodriguez teacher OCPS and Lisa Garrigas. Join Greg Perkins, host of EDuTV, Tuesday September 1 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Johanna Rodriguez, teacher for Orange County Public Schools (OCPS), about challenges students face when they lack English proficiency. I will also talk with Lisa Garrigas, teacher OCPS, about how parents can help their children become lifelong readers.

AIR DATE: Aug 25, 2015 Description:-SENATE DEMOCRAT CANDIDATE RICK ROACH AND STATE SENATOR DARREN SOTO
Senate Democrat candidate Rick Roach & State Senator and Darren Soto.Join us on EDuTV Tuesday at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks. I will speak with Senate Democrat candidate Rick Roach about his views on whether or not there is too much testing in Florida schools. I will also speak with State Senator Darren Soto about his proposal to pay starting teachers $50,000 a year.

AIR DATE: Aug 18, 2015 Description:-DR. WALTER GRIFFIN
Dr. Walter Griffin talks about early childhood education and teaching kindergarteners how to write computer code. Also, take a look at what high schools will look like in the future with Terry Jones from the Premier Innovations Career and Technical Center.

AIR DATE: Aug 11, 2015 Description:-SPECTRUM ERROR
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AIR DATE: Aug 04 2015 Description:-RETIRED LIEUTENANT COLONEL TIM THOMAS
Retired Lieutenant Colonel Tim Thomas, along with one of his talented students Christine Garrigas-graduate Viera High School- discusses the merits of the ARMY ROTC program and the importance of service to country

AIR DATE: July 28 2015 Description:-DR. BARBARA JENKINS DISCUSSES THE MERITS OF OCPS DIGITAL CLASSROOM
Dr. Barbara Jenkins discusses the merits of OCPS' Digital classroom Join us Tuesday July 28 2015 on EduTV for an open conversation with one of the nation’s leading Superintendents-Dr. Barbara Jenkins. Dr. Jenkins discusses the merits of OCPS’ Digital classroom and her quest to enroll more minority students in AP STEM courses through the Calculus Project. Tune in at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks.Guests: Dr. Jenkins, OCPS Superintendents

AIR DATE: July 21, 2015 Description:-DR. BARBARA JENKINS DISCUSSES THE MERITS OF OCPS DIGITAL CLASSROOM
Dr. Barbara Jenkins discusses the merits of OCPS' Digital classroom Join us Tuesday July 21, 2015 on EduTV for an open conversation with one of the nation’s leading Superintendents-Dr. Barbara Jenkins. Dr. Jenkins discusses the merits of OCPS’ Digital classroom and her quest to enroll more minority students in AP STEM courses through the Calculus Project. Tune in at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks.Guests: Dr. Jenkins, OCPS Superintendents

AIR DATE: July 14, 2015 Description:-HOW ORANGE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS WORK SUCCESSFULLY
How Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) works successfully. Join us Tuesday July 14, 2015 at 9 p.m. channel 49 Bright House Networks to see how Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) works successfully with local churches, synagogues, mosques, and all faith-based organizations to harness the power of volunteerism and servant leadership to benefit OCPS students. Guests: Pam Carson, OCPS Senior Manager and Kayleen Stroud Public Affairs, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

AIR DATE: July 7,2015 Description:-THE PATH TO COLLEGE
The Path to College… Join Aubrey Perry, President of Path 2D1, as he explains what students need to do in order to become a college athlete. Teacher Talk-Greg Perkins and Lisa Garrigas discuss how students can learn, apply, and demonstrate their mastery of new vocabulary words in a fun and interesting way.

AIR DATE: June 30,2015 Description:-THE PATH TO COLLEGE
The Path to College… Join Aubrey Perry, President of Path 2D1, as he explains what students need to do in order to become a college athlete. Teacher Talk-Greg Perkins and Lisa Garrigas discuss how students can learn, apply, and demonstrate their mastery of new vocabulary words in a fun and interesting way.

AIR DATE: June 23, 2015 Description:-FROM VENEZUELA TO PRINCETON NEW JERSEY
From Venezuela to Princeton New Jersey! With help from his teachers, Orange County Public School student, Samuel Vilchez, earns more than $500,000 to finance his education to attend Princeton University. (Left to Right): Samuel Vilchez, student Colonial High School, Johanna Lopez, teacher Orange County Public Schools, Lisa Garrigas, teacher Orange County Public Schools, and parent Tania Santiago

AIR DATE: June 16, 2015 Description:-DIANA MOORE CTA PRESIDENT TALKS ABOUT PROTECTING TEACHERS
Diana Moore CTA President talks about protecting teachers. Diana Moore CTA President talks about protecting teachers and how charter and private scholarships are draining resources from public education. Join us for our Teacher Talk segment with Johanna Lopez, AP teacher, Colonial High School. Johanna will discuss a lesson on how students can demonstrate their understanding of vocabulary in context by writing a short skit or play using well-structured sentences.

AIR DATE: June 09, 2015 Description:-SCHOLARSHIPS TO ATTEND PRIVATE SCHOOL ANYONE?
Scholarships to Attend Private Schools Anyone? Ron Matus explains how Florida provides Choice education scholarships for low income students who feel they need an alternative to public schools. Erika Ranson also explains how the Parramore Kidz Zone is committed to changing the lives of under presented area Paramore students through education. Ron Matus Director, Policy and Public Affairs and Erika Ransom, Academic Coordinator Families, Parks & Recreation/Parramore Kidz Zone City of Orlando

AIR DATE: June 02, 2015 Description:-GWENN HEWITT AND DR. ALZO REDDICK
Gwenn Hewitt tells graduating seniors what they need to do in order to receive UNCF Scholarships. Dr. Alzo Reddick challenges the African American community to change the endless cycle of poverty through education.

AIR DATE: May 26, 2015 Description:-WHY GIVING BACK MATTERS
Why giving back matters! Hostelier and Philanthropist Harris Rosen tells us why giving back matters to Orlando Tangelo Park neighborhood. Guests: Harris Rosen Hotelier and Philanthropist, The Tangelo Park Program, and Dr. Charles (Chuck) Dziban Director of the Research Initiative for Teaching Effectiveness at the University of Central Florida

AIR DATE: May 19, 2015 Description:-OPPOSITE BOOK ENDS
Opposite Book Ends: To Common Core or Not to Common Core? An open discussion on whether or not Florida should use the Common Core Standards as a basis for developing the Florida Standards Assessment Guests: Dr. Karen Effrem Executive Florida Stop Common Core Coalition and Lauren Chianese Former Director of Community Engagement The Foundation for Florida’s Future.