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Education Talk radio is provided as a service of Polk County Public Schools. The program presents the latest news and information happening within our public schools, and features a weekly panel discussion about relevant issues, insightful tips, and student success stories. 

  • Co-hosts: Jessica Hall and Jeanette Crowley

Polk County Public Schools

1915 South Floral Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830
Phone: 863-519-8438

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July 25, 2017 - "Summer Externships" January 31, 2017 - "Teacher of the Year: Lois Horn-Diaz"
July 18, 2017 - "LHS Alumn Reporting from the College World Series" January 24, 2017 - "Tree T-Pee (As Seen on Shark Tank)"
July 11, 2017 - "AppleBites: Best of 2017" January 17, 2017 - "Hearth Project"
July 4, 2017 - "AppleBites: Jacob Phillippi" January 10, 2017 - "Technically Speaking: Top Rated Programs (pt.2)"
June 27, 2017 - "AppleBites: Phillip Herrington" December 27, 2016 - "Harrison Jazz Band"
June 20, 2017 - "Skills Gap with Norm Abram" December 20, 2016 - "Harrison Satin Dolls"
June 13, 2017 - "City Summer Camps" December 13, 2016 - "Technically Speaking: Top Rated Programs (pt.1)"
June 6, 2017 - "Graduation Speeches: Bartow, Kathleen, Tenoroc" December 6, 2016 - "Winston Academy Fab Lab"
May 30, 2017 - "Graduation Speeches: George Jenkins & Lakeland" November 29, 2016 - "Winter Sports Preview"
May 23, 2017 - "CFAA Alumn: Phillip Herrington" November 15, 2016 - "Polk Ed Options"
May 16, 2017 - "Superintendent Scholars" November 8, 2016 - "Technically Speaking: WE3 Expo"
May 9, 2017 - "Technically Speaking: SkillsUSA" October 11, 2016 - "Technically Speaking: Medical Assistant"
May 2, 2017 - "International Science & Engineering Fair" October 4, 2016 - "97 Country! Pep Rally"
April 25, 2017 - "Student Saves a Life: Jacob Phillippi" September 27, 2016 - "Florida Teacher of the Year: Jessica Solano"
April 11, 2017 - "Technically Speaking: Drafting/Avionics" September 20, 2016 - "United Way"
April 4, 2017 - "Polk Vision" September 13, 2016 - "PCPS Latest News"
March 14, 2017 - "Technically Speaking" September 6, 2016 - "Multiple Pathways"
March 7, 2017 - "8A State Girls Basketball Champs" August 30, 2016 - "Fall Sports Preview: Boys"
February 28, 2017 - "VPK" August 23, 2016 - "Fall Sports Preview: Girls"
February 21, 2017 - "Youth Fair Winners" August 16, 2016 - "Fall Sports Preview: Football"
February 14, 2017 - "Technically Speaking" August 9, 2016 - "Back to School"
February 7, 2017 - "Parent University" August 2, 2016 - "Preschool Programs"
July 5, 2016 - "Charter Schools"December 22, 2015 - "Harrison Satin Dolls"
June 28, 2016 - "SkillsUSA Nationals"December 15, 2015 - "LHS Christmas Crafts"
June 14, 2016 - "Silver Garland Winners"December 8, 2015 - "#TWOsday: Public Service"
June 7, 2016 - "Superintendent Send-Off"December 1, 2015 - "Recording Arts Academy"
May 31, 2016 - "AppleBites: Best of May"November 24, 2015 - "Thanksgiving Culinary Special"
May 24, 2016 - "ITV Best in Show: Middle"November 17, 2015 - "NCAC Recognized Academies"
May 17, 2016 - "ITV Best in Show: Senior"November 10, 2015 - "#TWOsday"
May 10, 2016 - "SkillsUSA"November 3, 2015 - "WE3 Expo"
May 3, 2016 - "Parent University"October 27, 2015 - "Student Achievement"
April 26, 2016 - "AppleBites: Best of April"October 20, 2015 - "Acceleration and Innovation"
April 19, 2016 - "Polk Virtual School"October 13, 2015 - "#TWOsday: Health"
April 12, 2016 - "#TWOsday: Top Rated Programs (pt.2)"October 6, 2015 - "The 411 on Bullying with Sheriff Grady Judd"
April 5, 2016 - "Farmworkers Program"September 29, 2015 - "R.E.A.L. Academy"
March 29, 2016 - "Harrison Motion Picture Arts"September 22, 2015 - "Polk Arts Alliance"
March 8, 2016 - "#TWOsday: Top Rated Programs (pt.1)"September 15, 2015 - "Middle School Pre-Academies"
March 1, 2016 - "AgriFest"September 8, 2015 - "#TWOsday"
February 23, 2016 - "Teacher of the Year: Jessica Solano"September 1, 2015 - "Community Involvement Conference"
February 16, 2016 - "Hearth Project"August 25, 2015 - "Back to School"
February 2, 2016 - "Youth Fair Winners"August 18, 2015 - "Preschool Programs"
January 19, 2016 - "Science Fair"August 11, 2015 - "Orientation"
January 5, 2016 - "Polk Academies Advisory Board"August 4, 2015 - "Portal to Polk Schools"
December 29, 2015 - "Harrison Jazz Band" 
July 28, 2015 - "Music Education: Southwest Middle"March 10, 2015 - "ESE"
July 21, 2015 - "Polk Education Pathways"March 3, 2015 - "Spring & Summer Learning Options"
July 14, 2015 - "Parent University & United Way"February 24, 2015 - "Kindergarten"
July 7, 2015 - "BHS Competitive Bass Fishing"February 17, 2015 - "Graduating? Now What?"
 June 30, 2015 - "Summer Camps"February 10, 2015 - "Middle & High School Schedules"
June 23, 2015 - "ITV Best in Show: Senior"February 3, 2015 - "Bartow Medical & Fire Academy"
June 16, 2015 - "ITV Best in Show: Middle"January 27, 2015 - "Adult Education"
June 9, 2015 - "Celebrating Our Seniors (pt.2)"January 20, 2015 - "Polk County Youth Fair"
June 2, 2015 - "Celebrating Our Seniors (pt.1)"January 13, 2015 - "Ridge Career Center"
May 26, 2015 - "TSA"January 6, 2015 - "Polk Educational Options"
May 19, 2015 - "FFA"December 30, 2014 - "Student Homelessness (Hearth Project)"
May 12, 2015 - "HOSA"December 23, 2014 - "Traviss Career Center"
May 5, 2015 - "Blueprint to Partnership"December 16, 2014 - "Engineering"
April 28, 2015 - "International Science Fair"December 9, 2014 - "JROTC"
April 21, 2015 - "Business Partnerships That Work"December 2, 2014 - "Fine Arts"
April 14, 2015 - "FBLA"November 25, 2014 - "Thanksgiving Culinary Special"
April 7, 2015 - "Legislative Updates"November 18, 2014 - "Polk Virtual Education"
March 31, 2015 - "FCCLA"November 11, 2014 - "WE3 Expo"
March 24, 2015 - "Teacher of the Year: Christine Bassett"November 4, 2014 - "Superintendent LeRoy"
March 17, 2015 - "KHS National FFA Competition"