The SMART Bond Program – Focus on Facilities

May 30, 2017

Listen to the #BCPSPodcast, which covers an important topic among our BCPS community – the Safety, Music, Arts and Technology (SMART) Bond Program - with a focus on facility improvements. To discuss this is our Superintendent Robert W. Runcie and Chief Facilities Officer, Leo Bobadilla.

The Importance of Early Literacy

May 15, 2017

Early literacy is one of Broward County Public Schools strategic goals. It focuses on our youngest learners’ ability to read independently, write clearly, and understand and create information in different forms of media. 

In this podcast, we sit down with Superintendent Robert Runcie who is joined by Chief Academic Officer, Dan Gohl and Executive Director of Early Learning and Language Acquisition, Dr. Lori Canning, to discuss why early literacy is so critical to student success.

The Heart & Soul of our Education System

May 2, 2017

Teacher Appreciation Week 2017.

Honoring Our Volunteers

January 24, 2017

At times, they're our unsung heroes. Putting aside their schedules to impact the lives of the next generation.  Whether reading to students, helping in a classroom or mentoring, our volunteers are special to us. In this conversation, we discuss the scope, scale and impact of our amazing volunteers, and why we are so grateful.

School Choice Application Window and Federal Student Aid

December 9, 2016

The #BCPSPodcast Covers Information for families on the School Choice Application Window and the Federal Free Application For Federal Student Aid, also known as FAFSA

Equipping Students With the Technology They Need to Succeed

November 3, 2016

Ensuring students have access and opportunities to learn some of the world’s latest technology is a priority in Broward County Public Schools. Advances in how we use technology in our classrooms has expanded across our District. In this podcast, we sit down with Superintendent Robert W. Runcie to learn about the steps the District has taken to ensure students and families have access to a variety of technology tools, that can help them both inside and outside of the classroom.

The Journey to Becoming Superintendent

September 29, 2016

Earlier this school year, Superintendent Robert W. Runcie gave a compelling leadership talk to educational leaders from across the school District – encouraging many with his journey to becoming Superintendent. In this podcast, he expands on this conversation, by sharing more of his personal story and words of wisdom for students, teachers and families.

Beyond the First Week

August 30, 2016

The latest Superintendent’s Podcast covers what’s new across Broward County Public Schools, goals for this school year and much more. Below you will find helpful links to initiatives mentioned during this segment. We encourage you to join the conversation via social media. Share your goals for the 2016/17 school year using #BCPSPodcast.

100 Years and Beyond - End of School Year Podcast

May 25, 2016

Superintendent Robert W. Runcie and special guest School Board Chair, Dr. Rosalind Osgood sit down to discuss Broward County Public Schools Centennial school year accomplishments, graduation, college and career readiness, SMART technology upgrades and so much more. Join the conversation! Tell us about your most memorable moment during our Centennial school year on social media using #bcpspodcast. 

Advancing the District’s Strategic Plan

February 9, 2016

Are you listening? We’re covering Ed Talk, the District’s Strategic Plan “refresh,” National Volunteer Appreciation Month and National Mentoring Month in the latest installment of the Superintendent Podcast, which features School Board Chair, Dr. Rosalind Osgood.