On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, I take a look at how everyone can help teachers build the strong ties with children that can help them succeed in school in life. It will take these five steps, including collaboration between teachers and staffs, and better use of data, in order to create cultures of genius in which everyone knows a child’s name.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle’s radio page or download directly to your iPod, Zune, MP3 player, smartphone, Nook Color or Kindle.  Also, subscribe to the podcast series. It is also available on iTunes, Blubrry, the Education Podcast NetworkZune Marketplace and PodBean. Also download to your phone with BlackBerry podcast software and Google Reader.