The Ignite Show with Georgia Governor Nathan Deal

Enjoy a lively conversation with Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to push our thinking in two specific directions: choosing the best career track for high school students upon graduation – with help from a “Pro & Con-versation” by the Glenn Pelham Foundation for Debate Education and hearing what Mike Rowe thinks! Then be encouraged by a look into the innovative technology teaching strategy called “flattening the classroom” with Vicki Davis “Cool Cat teacher” and watch as she allows students to lead!



The Ignite Show with Georgia Governor Nathan Deal

What The Ignite Show is all About?


Host Anne Ostholthoff opens this show and shares the agenda for the episode featuring Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and a description of what The Ignite Show is about! Segment running time 2:24

Governor Deal Insights into Career Tracks for Success out of High School


Career Tracks for Student Success upon High School Graduation: Today, the path for students out of high school is confusing at best. Governor Deal weighs in on some of the many options. Also listen in as the Glenn  Pelham Foundation for Debate Education debate team of four tackle the question: what is the best option for career readiness for high school graduates? Segment running time: 17:23

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Innovative Technology: Flattening the Classroom


Innovative educator Vicki Davis “Cool Cat Teacher” joins the conversation to explain what it means to flatten the classroom. High Speed Internet in schools is a possibility and 12 year old Thomas Suarez from TEDX share how he created his own app. Segment running time: 7:26.

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Personal Message Directly to Educators


Listen to a state leader talk from his heart directly to educators about not giving up hope! Segment running time: 1:27