Bears Den Podcast Series

  • The Bears Den Podcast Series is a communication initiative designed to build better public awareness of our success, challenges, opportunities, and student/staff programs and offerings to lead to more informed public understanding and support of our school system. In addition, we hope it will increase interest in our school system among parents and non-parents by having quick and informative content readily available through the EASD website and YouTube Channel. We will cover various topics, striving to bring our stakeholders relevant information and resources related to the school district. To ask a question about a previous podcast or to suggest a topic for a future episode, email Troy Portser, director of school and community information, at


    Episode 2: Exploring EASD's long-standing relationship with the Elizabethtown Area Education Foundation

    Guests: Joseph Murphy and Bernadette Hohenadel representing the Elizabethtown Area Education Foundation, and Erin Grosh, EASD school board member

    Recorded: November 2021

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    Episode 1: Exploring EASD's dynamic partnership with the Market Street Sports Group

    Guests: Jason Jesberger and Jeff Bertoni representing the Market Streets Sports Group, and Dan Forry, EASD business manager

    Recorded: October 2021

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