Episode 30: Meet Idaho’s Teacher of the Year

For this week’s podcast, Kevin Richert interviews Todd Knight, a science teacher at the West Ada School District’s Crossroads Middle School and Idaho’s newly named teacher of the year.

They talk about Knight’s journey into teaching, instruction during the pandemic — and advice for the next generation of educators.

Also, check out our Soundcloud page for other recent podcasts:

  • Episode 29: Trustee turmoil, and school board elections (Guest, Idaho EdNews reporter Blake Jones)
  • Episode 28: COVID-19 and children’s health, an inside look (Guest, Dr. Kenny Bramwell, St. Luke’s Health System)
  • Episode 27: Reclaim Idaho’s $300 million vision for K-12

 

Kevin Richert

About Kevin Richert

Senior reporter and blogger Kevin Richert specializes in education politics and education policy. He has more than 30 years of experience in Idaho journalism. He is a frequent guest on KIVI 6 On Your Side; "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television; and "Idaho Matters" on Boise State Public Radio. Follow Kevin on Twitter: @KevinRichert. He can be reached at [email protected]

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