Posts by Jodie Pozo-Olano

Jodie Pozo-Olano

Jodie Pozo-Olano is a Chief Education Strategist at MDR. Before joining MDR, Jodie was the chief communications officer at the Washington, D.C.-based International Society for Technology in Education. Her roots trace to South Dakota, where she played electric piano in a high school rock band. The mother of two musically inclined teenagers, Jodie teaches spinning and yoga in her spare time.

A Year of Disruption? 7 Education Trends for 2018

By Jodie Pozo-Olano | 03/02/2018 | 0 Comments
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Like few other professions, educators have always been experimenters. That’s not going away in 2018; if anything, it’s accelerating. Socrates taught in a variety of forums that wouldn’t fit today’s definition of the classroom. Often in schoolhouses they helped build, pioneer schoolmarms taught lessons of their own design to America’s frontier generations. Down the street […]

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Why Investing in Your Company’s Future Starts with Students

By Jodie Pozo-Olano | 10/02/2017 | 1 Comment
Why Investing in Your Company’s Future Starts with Students

As a child, I always looked forward to the new school year. I loved the smell of new notebooks and freshly sharpened pencils. I loved the tightness of new sneakers, reminding me that the days of running around barefoot were gone. I loved the thrill of meeting my teachers, getting the year’s textbooks, and walking […]

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