Welcome to our podcast! This is a production of the Harrah Elementary School Associated Student Body and the Mt. Adams School District. I’m your host, and Principal, at Harrah Elementary, Rob McCracken. Each episode, the kids and I will engage in a meaningful conversation with a guest of our choice. If this is your first time listening to the podcast, welcome to the show and if you’re a returning listener, thanks for coming back. So, pull up a chair and see what happens when you give a principal a podcast …

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March, 2019

The Harrah ASB team, Mrs. Gassling and Mr. McCracken get a feel for life behind the mic.

March, 2019

Kevin Chase, ESD 105 Superintendent

April, 2019

2018-2019 Washington State Teacher of the Year, Robert Hand

2018-2019 Regional Teacher of the Year (ESD 105), Michael Clinton

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On this episode, we talk to my friend, Renegade.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Sydney

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my buddy, Diego.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Leslie.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Kathy.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Kiki.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Nadia.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

August, 2019

The staff and students have gone home for the summer. Until our return in August, we will have a series of weekly episodes featuring short, but intriguing interviews with some of our very own students.

On today's episode, we sit down with my friend, Nayeli.

I hope you find some of these students’ answers as interesting as I did.

Oct. 19, 2019

Dr. Curt Guaglianone, Superintendent of the Mount Adams School District.

May 21, 2020 - COVID-19

Our guests today are three members of the Harrah Elementary teaching staff:

Gloria Widener, Vice Principal, DeeDee Gasseling, Social-Emotional Learning teacher, and Cesar Hernandez, Counselor.

June 11, 2020 - GO COUGS!

Our guests today are three members of the Harrah Elementary teaching staff:

-Veteran and current 4th grade teacher, Mr. Guy Galland

-First year Special Education Teacher, Mr. Emery Lohrasbi

-Retiring teacher and current librarian, Mrs. Sonya Merz

On this episode, my guests and I talk about their journey to becoming an educator, changes in education, and the Cougar/Husky rivalry.

Along the way we'll hear from some of Mrs. Merz's friends and colleagues as they celebrate her nearly 30 years in education!