Welcome to the inaugural TORSH podcast in the “People of Talent” series! In this episode, we take a dive into K12 Lift of Central Florida. We sit down with CEO Sam Foerster and Head of Projects Shannon Houston to talk about the exciting work they are doing in the state. K12 Lift fosters a passionate belief that every teacher has the potential to be great if they get the right training and support. In this conversation, we learn how they leverage video observation and conferencing in their Algebra Peer Learning Cohort to share the proven practices of one of the most successful algebra teachers in the state. Sam and Shannon also share with us their take on the impacts of data on student outcomes and teacher efficacy. Click in the player above to listen in on an engaging discussion.
Video, data, and joy- K12 Lift on making data work for teachers