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Dialogues on Education 18-02 LC Hist. Soc.

May 8th, 2018 No Comments

 New Leadership at the Lorain County Historical Society Kerrie Broome is the new Executive Director of the historical society.  In this interview with Bob Tayek, she relates her lifelong experience in the county to her interest in local history. She describes the organization’s mission and its unique programs, particularly relating to education.  and her plans […]

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Dialogues on Education 18-03 Public Media Educational Initiatives

February 22nd, 2018 No Comments

Ohio Public Broadcasters Enhance Aid to Schools Ideastream, the public broadcasting organization in Cleveland, Ohio, was recently only one of a few such organizations in the country to receive a substantial grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to expand its outreach to Ohio schools.  To find out about their plans, Bob Tayek interviews  Dr. […]

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Dialogues on Education 18-04 Teen Suicide

February 21st, 2018 No Comments

Professionals Dealing with Teen Suicide in Lorain County It is important to seriously consider the issue of teen suicide, and that is what the Lorain County Board of Mental Health is doing.  Bob Tayek speaks with the board’s Executive Director Kathleen Kern.  Immediate attention is often required and the following services are discussed on the […]

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Dialogues 17-13 The Champion Team 2017

June 13th, 2017 No Comments

A CLOSER LOOK AT THE CHAMPIONSHIP WINNERS It is rare when a school wins the Scholastic Games championship in consecutive years.  Only three schools have done it previously over the history of the program, and this year’s winner has become the fourth.  Uniquely this time, the team captain who led his team to victory this […]

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Dialogues 17-12 Scholastic Games -A Look Back

May 22nd, 2017 No Comments

PRODUCER’S PERSPECTIVE ON 27 YEARS OF SCHOLASTIC GAMES Interviewer Bob Tayek corners the program’s producer-host, Jim Mehrling, for an inside look at operating a high school quiz show in Lorain County for over a quarter century.  How did it start and what are the most challenging and rewarding aspects of such an endeavor?  These are […]

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Dialogues 17-11 Superintendent Educ. Svc. Ctr.

May 22nd, 2017 No Comments

OVERVIEW OF EDUCATIONAL ISSUES IN LORAIN COUNTY Gregory Ring, the Superintendent of the Educational Service Center of Lorain County, is in a unique position to provide insight into challenges facing the various school systems in the region.  In this interview, he outlines several major topics such as student evaluation and local response to changes in […]

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Dialogues 17-09 LCCC Early College High School

April 20th, 2017 No Comments

EARLY COLLEGE FROM LCCC CAN LEAD TO GREAT THINGS Jordan Brown is well on his way to becoming a doctor, and Early College High School at Lorain County Community College gave him an important boost toward his career.  In this interview he tells Bob Tayek about how the program works, and how for many students, […]

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Dialogues 17-08 The GLIDE Program

April 19th, 2017 No Comments

GLIDING TO SUCCESS IN NORTHEAST OHIO The Great Lakes Innovation and Development Enterprise (GLIDE) helps Northeast Ohio entrepreneurs wrap sound business practices around great business ideas. GLIDE provides experienced Entrepreneurs-in-Residence to give professional business assistance to companies at every stage of development.  The purpose is to connect entrepreneurs with the tools and resources they need […]

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Dialogues 17-06 LCCC – Ballinger

March 13th, 2017 No Comments

OUR INTERVIEW WITH LORAIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE’S NEW PRESIDENT In 2016, Dr. Marcia Ballinger was named LCCC’s sixth president.  After a nationwide search, college trustees opted for an in-house promotion of an individual who has risen through the ranks at the college.  She has performed a number of roles there, and one could scarcely find anyone more […]

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Dialogues 17-04 Tiffin University’s Law Enforcement Curriculum

February 20th, 2017 No Comments

HIGHER EDUCATION GEARED TO MODERN LAW ENFORCEMENT CHALLENGES Tiffin University has specialized courses of study to prepare individuals to deal specifically with issues dealing with homeland security and the threat of terrorism.  In this interview Kelsey Schneider describes to Bob Tayek some of the programs that have grown out of Tiffin’s long established courses in […]

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