TT podcast art John Merrow.1

by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought Professional Development

This is episode 53 of the TeachThought Podcast!

Drew Perkins talks with veteran education journalist John Merrow about the origin of charter schools, how to get policymakers to affect real change, how he thinks our schools should really look and his upcoming book.

Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Grow your school with TeachThought Professional Development.

TTPD word cloud







itunes button

Thank You For Listening!

Thanks so much for joining us again this week. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below! If you enjoyed this episode, please share it using the social media buttons you see at the top of this post.

Also, please leave an honest review for The TeachThought Podcast! Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show, and we read each and every one of them. If you have any questions (or would like answers to hear previously submitted voicemail questions!), head on over to

Don’t forget to subscribe to the show on iTunes to get automatic updates.

Want More?

If so, please join over 20,000 people who receive weekly content from TeachThought via their inbox, and follow us on twitter and facebook.

Ep. 53 Exploring Ed Reform With Veteran Journalist John Merrow