IMG_3232.jpg
IMG_3243.jpg
IMG_3232.jpg

an educational podcast about education


Informative. Relevant. Engaging. The Apple Slice podcast is a resource for anyone interested in learning about a variety of educational topics. Each episode explores a specific theme through informal dialogue. Educators and friends, Melissa and Sandi, independently research each subject, then share the learning with one another and their listeners. Join them bi-weekly as they explore a variety of topics.

Find us on iTunes

SCROLL DOWN

an educational podcast about education


Informative. Relevant. Engaging. The Apple Slice podcast is a resource for anyone interested in learning about a variety of educational topics. Each episode explores a specific theme through informal dialogue. Educators and friends, Melissa and Sandi, independently research each subject, then share the learning with one another and their listeners. Join them bi-weekly as they explore a variety of topics.

Find us on iTunes

bio


bio


Melissa Hess

M. Ed. Old Dominion University Education (2010)

B. S. Eastern Kentucky University Elementary Education (2004)

Melissa began her educational career working with upper elementary students and now works training future educators.  Her professional interests include effective technology integration, child development, teaching using the arts, and building community partnerships.  Melissa lives with her husband, two kids, two dogs and a constant rotation of fish and college students.

Sandi Beam

Ph.D. ABD University of Cincinnati Educational Studies with a concentration in Literacy

M. Ed. Xavier University Reading (2007) 

B. S. Cincinnati Christian University/ College of Mount St. Joseph Inclusive Early Childhood Education (2003)

Sandi began her educational career teaching early childhood education and now trains future educators.  Her professional interest include literacy instruction and using technology to mediate early writing development.  Sandi lives with her husband, three kids, and her cat Smokey.

Both Melissa and Sandi are licensed educators.

IMG_3243.jpg

book us


book us


Interested in hosting Sandi and Melissa at your upcoming event?  Events can be individualized to meet your interests.

live podcasts

professional development

keynote speaking

break out sessions

workshop leading

Name *
Name