Fathers Involved in Education Find Their Voice on BAM Radio Network

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Program just for dads premieres on BAM Radio's "Thought Leaders and Change Agents" channel.

BAM Radio Network, the education station online, today announced the launch of "Strong Fathers Radio," a program aimed at engaging and supporting dads in the education of their children. The program is hosted by J. Michael Hall, Executive Director of Strong Fathers-Strong Families. The show was developed specifically for men and is produced with time-pressured fathers in mind. All episodes are focused on the issues fathers care about most and are condensed into brief, cogent summaries. The program is aired "on demand" on the BAM Radio Network at http://www.bamradionetwork.com, at http://www.strongfathers.com and is available for download on iTunes at http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=361126993.

"Strong Fathers-Strong Families is proud to be part of the BAM Radio network and happy to be part of providing current and relevant resources for fathers, families, and the professionals that work with them on a daily basis. "

"The importance of fathers in the education of children cannot be overstated. Providing support to this sector of the community is an important part of our mission and we are delighted to collaborate with Strong Fathers to provide this resource to dads around the nation," said Rae Pica, co-founder of BAM Radio Network. "Mike and his organization are exactly the kind of change agents whose voices and efforts we are seeking to amplify."

About J. Michael Hall

J. Michael Hall is Executive Director of Strong Fathers-Strong Families, a training, technical assistance, and facilitation organization that is focused on strengthening children by strengthening fathers and families. Through staff training, consultation, and event facilitation, Strong Fathers-Strong Families works with Head Starts, public schools, and churches as well as other organizations.

Father of two sons, Mike has worked as a special education teacher, a teacher of the gifted and talented, an elementary and middle school principal, and a regional field office coordinator in the fatherhood field. Mike has taken his campaign for male involvement to many national conferences including National Head Start Conferences, PTA and DARE. Hall hosts the father involvement channel on BAM Radio.

About BAM Radio Network

The BAM Radio Network is the largest online, education radio network for parents, teachers, administrators, advocates, journalists, legislators and all people interested in education-related topics. The network offers 21 channels of education programming available on demand and hosted by the nation's leading educators and advocates. The network is a joint venture between privately held New Hampshire-based Moving & Learning and Los Angeles-based Jackstreet Media Ventures LLC. The programming is produced by Emmy-winning broadcaster Errol Smith and distributed through the Affiliate Nanocasting Network

The Best Educational Reporting Team

BAM Radio Network has assembled the heads of the education community's leading associations to bring you the most insightful, accurate, relevant and up-to-date information on the education issues people really care about. The on-air hosts include:

  • Dr.Mark Ginsberg, executive director of the National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Dr. Gerald Tirozzi, executive director of the National Association of Secondary School Principals.
  • Dr. William B. Harvey, executive director of the International Reading Association
  • Gail Connelly, executive director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals
  • Dan Domenech, executive director of the American Association of School Administrators
  • Yasmina Vinci, executive director of the National Head Start Association
  • Paul Young, president and CEO of the National Afterschool Association
  • John Musso, executive director of the Association of School Business Officials
  • Brian Crowe, executive director/CEO of the National Association of Child Care Professionals
  • Amy Garcia, executive director of the National Association of School Nurses
  • Jodi Grant, executive director of the Afterschool Alliance
  • Linda Geigle, executive director of the National Association for Family Child Care
  • Dr. Eric Karolak, executive director of Early Childhood Education Consortium
  • Barbara S. Belmont, executive director for the School Nutrition Association
  • Sherry Waugh, president of the National Coalition for Campus Children's Centers
  • Diane Whitehead, executive director of the Association for Childhood Education International

These education advocates are at the center of their respective communities and have their fingers on the pulse of what is going on moment by moment. Their programs are an invaluable resource for reporters, advocates, activists, legislators, analysts, parents, educators, administrators and anyone interested in transforming education.

  • Dr.Mark Ginsberg, executive director of the National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Dr. Gerald Tirozzi, executive director of the National Association of Secondary School Principals.
  • Dr. William B. Harvey, executive director of the International Reading Association
  • Gail Connelly, executive director of the National Association of Elementary School Principals
  • Dan Domenech, executive director of the American Association of School Administrators
  • Yasmina Vinci, executive director of the National Head Start Association
  • Paul Young, president and CEO of the National Afterschool Association
  • John Musso, executive director of the Association of School Business Officials
  • Brian Crowe, executive director/CEO of the National Association of Child Care Professionals
  • Amy Garcia, executive director of the National Association of School Nurses
  • Jodi Grant, executive director of the Afterschool Alliance
  • Linda Geigle, executive director of the National Association for Family Child Care
  • Dr. Eric Karolak, executive director of Early Childhood Education Consortium
  • Barbara S. Belmont, executive director for the School Nutrition Association
  • Sherry Waugh, president of the National Coalition for Campus Children's Centers
  • Diane Whitehead, executive director of the Association for Childhood Education International

These education advocates are at the center of their respective communities and have their fingers on the pulse of what is going on moment by moment. Their programs are an invaluable resource for reporters, advocates, activists, legislators, analysts, parents, educators, administrators and anyone interested in transforming education.

Jackstreet Media Ventures LLC
Jeannette Bernstein
818-334-4322
info(at)bamradionetwork(dot)com

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