The Ignite Show With Mayor Reed

A conversation about Project Based Learning and Career Readiness of Students for the workforce. Enjoy an "Introduction to Project Based Learning" by Edutopia and a real project in a Columbus High School. Learn about great tools to help prepare high school students for their first job or internship...and why the Mayor believes in the importance of a strong hand shake! Engaging, informative and relevant to today's teachers and students.



The Ignite Show With Mayor Reed

Career Readiness


Helping High School Students to be better prepared for the workplace. Learn of resources to expose students to ideas and information for how to prepare a resume, prepare for an interview and how to handle the real situations that arise on the job. Listen to Mayor Reed explain how life is all about inches and how something as simple as a hand shake can determine the trajectory of one's life! Segment running time 11:12 minutes. Click here to get additional resources connected to the show.

Project Based Learning


Learn how you can replicate the Environmental Advocacy Project with your students. Students and teachers from Northside High School in Columbus, Ga share their experiences, and step by step instructions are provided. Free Curriculum guide as well! Segment running time: 11:46 minutes. Click here to get additional resources connected to this segment.