[PODCAST] Reflecting on Resilience: Cultivating a Culture of Belonging and Balance


This episode can also be found on Spotify and Apple Music.

Join us for this podcast episode featuring a compelling thirty-minute conversation highlighting key moments from the career of David Schexnaydre, Ph.D., a school principal in St. Charles Parish Schools in Louisiana.

Schexnaydre is Executive Director of Secondary Schools in St. Charles Parish and was recently named 2023 Louisiana State Principal of the Year. In conversation with Tim Hudson, Ph.D., Chief Learning Officer at Discovery Education, the podcast provides inspiring examples of educational leadership while offering practical insights for school and district leaders in three main areas:

Belonging & Growth: How district leaders can develop a community and culture that enables long-term success, by empowering school leaders to inspire their teams, enhance morale, and sustain educator enthusiasm for continuous improvement.

Fostering a Healthy School Culture: How to create an inclusive, trauma-informed, supportive, and vibrant educational community where everyone belongs and is growing personally and together.

Balancing Technology with Humanity: How the right technology and education programs can significantly reduce educators’ workloads while boosting productivity and student engagement.


David Schexnaydre, Ph.D., Executive Director of Secondary Schools, St. Charles Parish Schools (La.)

Tim Hudson, Ph.D., Chief Learning Officer, Discovery Education

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