Mr. Jim LeMire

Mr. Andy LaChance

Edison Home Page

Year 1 Episodes

Episode 5: January 10th, 2019

In this episode, LeMire and LaChance talk about subject selection and its progression to high school. They are joined by their guest, Alissa Tyrrell, the counselor for 6th and 8th grade. She talks about the new electives that students are presented with when going from 6th to 7th.

Episode 4: January 4th, 2019

In this episode, Le Mire recalls a teacher from High School that influenced his decision to become a teacher. LaChance recalls teachers and connections to teachers as an alumnus of Edison. They talk about how education has changed from the time they were students. They also discuss people's experiences and how to turn them into teachable moments.

Episode 3: December 21st, 2018

In this episode, Le Mire and LaChance explain the current events going on at Edison. They explain the festivities before the winter break, and their guest, Mr. William LeTourneau talks about discussion-based learning. They talk about the preparation of students for high school and the importance of storytelling for learning.

Episode 2: December 12th, 2018

In this episode, LeMire and LaChance explain the current events going on at Edison. LeMire and LaChance have their first guest, Mrs. Virginia McGinnis, a 7th-grade teacher, explaining about her student's growth in math as a result of students tracking their own progress using data from STAR and Aleks.

Episode 1: December 7th, 2018

Welcome to the inaugural Eagle Podcast, hosted by Mr. Jim LeMire and co-hosted by Mr. Andy LaChance, sharing some intriguing anecdotes . In this episode, LeMire and LaChance talk about their histories at Edison. They share some current events going on in the school along with what the students are learning.