12-3-19 – BustED Pencils

Joanna Rizzotto of WEAC region 7 and Educator’s Amplified phones in talk to Dr. Tim Slekar about what feels like Indentured Servitude through incentives. A discussion of the recent threats towards schools in the area, and the retired teachers that are coming...

11-26-19 – BustED Pencils

Heather DuBois Bourenane,  Executive Director of the Wisconsin Public Education Network, visits host Dr. Tim Slekar, Dean of Edgewood College, in the studio in Madison to discuss the tests teachers take.  Then Jess Hollar from Edgewood College joins the show to talk...

11-5-19 – BustED Pencils

Micheal Jones, Dean of Students at Madison West High School, joins Dr. Tim Slekar for some big time education talk and a look at standardized tests. https://talk927fm.com/podcast-player/13370/11-5-19-busted-pencils.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration:...

10-22-19 – BustED Pencils

Busted Pencils is back with 2 guests this week! First up is Chicago Teacher’s Union Trustee Michelle Gunderson with an update from the picket line in Chicago. Then Mike Brown of One Wisconsin Now! joins host Dr. Tim Slekar in the Madison studio to discuss...

10-08-19 – BustED Pencils

Dr. Tim Slekar is joined in studio by Willie Kolb and Sara Bringman from MTI-R  and Jess Hollar from Edgewood School of Education to talk DPI and edTPA and ask Should Teachers have to pass a Test? Fully Leaded Education Talk! BustEd Pencils is LIVE Tuesdays from 6-7...