Make the Grade with Dr. Steven Greene

Make the Grade with Dr. Steven Greene

Latest Episodes

Ep. 63 – Summer Academic Opportunities – What are your options?
June 07, 2020

Summer time is stressful for parents. Kids out of school, & with Coronavirus going on, the future is more uncertain than ever. Here are some options you have for the summer – all discussed in this podcast episode: Academic remediation Academic accelera...

Ep. 62: The Third “C”: Community
May 31, 2020

This is the 3rd in a series: The 3 C’s of Success. Commitment Consistency Community Many studies have shown that family characteristics can significantly affect children’s development and school achievement. Beyond the immediate family, however,

Ep. 61 – Real & Raw: Conversation w/ a Parent feat. Jamie Palmer
May 28, 2020

The day is finally here! We’ve been teasing the idea of interviewing a parent of a student on mAke the grAde & we can’t wait for you to dive deep into this episode with Jamie Palmer. Enjoy! Helpful mAke the grAde Resources mentioned on this podcast:  “...

Ep. 60 – The Second “C”: Consistency!
May 24, 2020

This is the 2rd in a series: The 3 C’s of Success. Commitment Consistency Community Discover how to go from CHAOS to ORDER – without burning out or running in circles! Consistency is critical to creating space for effective learning environments.

Ep. 59 – The First “C”: Commitment
May 17, 2020

This is the 1st in a series: The 3 C’s of Success. Commitment Consistency Community Commitment! The dreaded word.  But it doesn’t have to be a negative… Would you say you usually complete your goals? Commitment can be your friend,

Ep. 58 – Music Education: What You’re Missing with Jessica Peresta
May 14, 2020

Jessica Peresta is passionate about helping teachers and parents bring the love of music to kids.  After receiving her Bachelors of Music Education from Oral Roberts University in 2004, she went on to accompany the Tulsa Children’s Chorus,

Ep. 57 – Why “Success” Should Have 3 C’s
May 10, 2020

I know you’re burning with curiosity with reading this title & I’ve got some great news for you.. You’re gonna have to check out this valuable & action-packed episode to figure out with the 3 C’s are

Ep. 56 – How to Fix Your Sleep Schedule Once & For All, feat. Vic Patalano
May 07, 2020

Medical fact: Improper sleep can have a deleterious effect on your child’s education and health. But this can be prevented. In this episode Dr Greene hosts Certified Sleep Expert and Mattress purveyor Vic Patalano from Mattress Outlet of Abington to sh...

Ep. 55 – 5 Structures You Need to Learn – Effectively!
May 03, 2020

Structures are all about creating an environment that facilitates great learning – they make it easier & more effortless to excel in school. Helpful Resources mentioned on this podcast:  “Maximum Education: The Ultimate Guide to Optimal Academics” on A...

Ep. 54 – Dalia Kinsey: Feeding Your Student Right Without Wasting Time or Money
April 28, 2020

Dalia Kinsey is a School Nutrition Specialist and Health at Every Size Registered Dietitian on a mission to make health accessible to all by encouraging body respect and joyful movement.  Dalia worked in public health for years prior to moving to K-12 ...