Welcome to SD129 Podcast

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    Superintendent Dr. Jeff Craig is joined by members of the West Aurora 129 community, including students, staff, parents and other stakeholders to discuss personal stories and issues relevant to our school district environment.

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    Episode 1:
    Assistant Principal for Operations, Ron Murphy, talks with Superintendent Jeff Craig, about his career path to his current position.

    Episode 2:
    School Board President, Bob Gonzalez, talks with Superintendent Jeff Craig, about his journey from Cuba to America and how it shaped him into who he was today.

    Episode 3:
    Superintendent Dr. Jeff Craig talks with AFJROTC Senior Aerospace Science Instructor, Lt. Col Erik Pettyjohn, USAF (ret), about starting and growing the Air Force JROTC program at West Aurora High school.

    Episode 5:
    Superintendent Dr. Craig sits down with distinguished West Aurora alumni Gilberto Chaidez Jr. as he shares his take on work, life and how D129 helped shape his future.

    Episode 6:
    3rd Grade, Hill Elementary School, Itzel DeLaHoya, talks with Superintendent Jeff Craig, about her career path to her current position.