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Point of View: Bill Bass, President, ISTE Board of Directors

Point of View: Bill Bass, President, ISTE Board of Directors

OverDrive Education talks with Bill Bass, Innovation Coordinator for Technology Integration, Information and Library Media for the Parkway School District outside St. Louis, Missouri, and President of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Board of Directors.

Posted in Adam, Education, June 2019, Point of View | Leave a comment

Point of View: R.L. Stine, Author, Goosebumps

Point of View: R.L. Stine, Author, Goosebumps

OverDrive’s Steve Potash speaks with R.L. Stine, the author of hundreds of children’s horror fiction novels, including the Goosebumps series. Stine discusses growing up as a “weird kid,” the joys of writing for a young audience, how a librarian changed his life, new projects and much more.

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Point of View: Lynn Gagnon, District Media Specialist, Keystone Local School District

Point of View: Lynn Gagnon, District Media Specialist, Keystone Local School District

OverDrive Education talks with Lynn Gagnon, District Media Specialist for northern Ohio’s Keystone Local School District.

Posted in Adam, Education, March 2019, Point of View | Leave a comment

Point of View: Skip Dye, Vice President, Penguin Random House

Point of View: Skip Dye, Vice President, Penguin Random House

OverDrive’s Steve Potash speaks with Skip Dye, Vice President for Library Marketing and Digital Sales, Sales Operations for Penguin Random House, the world’s largest trade publisher.

Posted in Libraries, March 2019, Point of View, Publishers & Booksellers, Steve | Leave a comment

Point of View: Dr. Michael Daria & Andrew Maxey, Tuscaloosa City Schools

Point of View: Dr. Michael Daria & Andrew Maxey, Tuscaloosa City Schools

Perspectives on Reading speaks with Superintendent Dr. Michael Daria and Director of Special Programs Andrew Maxey of the Tuscaloosa City Schools (AL). Providing instruction to more than 10,000 PreK-12 students across 21 schools, the district has recently embraced a renewed focus on literacy.

Posted in Adam, Education, November 2018, Point of View | Leave a comment

Point of View: Nick Buron, Chief Librarian at the Queens Library

Point of View: Nick Buron, Chief Librarian at the Queens Library

Steve Potash speaks with Queens Library Chief Librarian Nick Buron. Serving a diverse community of 2.3 million across 62 locations, the Queens Library has among the highest circulation rates in the country.

Posted in Libraries, November 2018, Point of View | 1 Comment

Point of View: Brian Seymour, Director of Instructional Technology of Pickerington LSD

Point of View: Brian Seymour, Director of Instructional Technology of Pickerington LSD


Adam Eberle speaks with Director of Instructional Technology Brian Seymour of the Pickerington Local School District. Pickerington is the largest district in Ohio to go fully 1:1 and has shifted to a personalized learning approach that Seymour has termed “tradigital learning.”

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Point of View: Dominique Raccah, Founder & CEO of Sourcebooks

Point of View: Dominique Raccah, Founder & CEO of Sourcebooks


Steve Potash speaks with Sourcebooks Founder and CEO Dominique Raccah. Sourcebooks is the world’s largest independent, female-owned publishing company.

Posted in June 2018, Point of View, Publishers & Booksellers | 2 Comments