Media Appearances

Award-winning educator, author, and speaker Jenny Grant Rankin, Ph.D. is regularly interviewed and featured on radio (like NPR), podcasts, webcasts, publications, videos, and other media. 

Below you will find details on Dr. Rankin's:

You might also visit Dr. Rankin's bio/CV for details on her own publications, speeches, awards, etc.

Radio/Media Appearances

June 8, 2018

National Public Radio (NPR)

  • Show: NPR Business
  • Host: Charlotte Norsworthy


May 29, 2018

BAM! Radio (Documentary Video)

  • Title: IQ & Success
  • Producer: Charlie Tuong


may 12, 2018

BAM! Radio (Live Radio)


march 7, 2018

Co-moderating #EdutopiaChat (Scheduled Twitter Chat)


February 26, 2018

Moderating #admin2b (Scheduled Twitter Chat)


February 13, 2018

Illuminate Education Equity & Access Series (Video)


February 10, 2018

Laguna Beach Unified School District (Video)


November 19, 2017

On the Right Road (Radio)


October 26, 2017

Connected Intelligence (Podcast)


July 17, 2017

The Teaching Well (Interview)


June 25, 2017

National Public Radio (NPR)


May 6, 2017

Ohio Association for the Education of Young Children (AEYC) Annual Conference (Author Event)


march 25, 2017

ASCD Empower17 Conference (Author Event)


February 23, 2017

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) (Podcast)


November 26, 2016

Teaching Traveling (Interview)


November 1, 2016

ASCD AuthorPULSE (Interview)


October 17, 2016

BAM! Radio (Live Radio)


September 14, 2016

Routledge/Taylor & Francis: Eye on Education: Author of the Month (Interview)


July 19, 2016

VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel (Live Radio)


April 22, 2016

Educators Lead (Podcast)

  • Title: Dr. Jenny Grant Rankin | Over-The-Counter Data Leads to Better Decision-Making | Lead with Your Heart | When Students Know You Care, They Will Make Your Job a Lot Easier
  • Interviewee: Jay Willis
  • Recording:


June 2, 2015

EdTechReview (ETR) (India) (Podcast)


May 27, 2015

Scholastic: Administrators (Podcast)


May 26, 2015

Core of Education (Podcast)


May 18, 2015

New Media Consortium (NMC) Video (One of Many Experts Showcased)

Commendations in the Media

(when Dr. Rankin was quoted, cited, or profiled in the media)


Dr. Rankin Thanked in Book’s Acknowledgements

  • Thompson, G. (2018). Dear Beautiful! A self-empowerment book for Black women. Seattle, WA: Author.
  • Thompson, G., & Thompson, R. (2014). Yes, you can!: Advice for teachers who want a great start and a great finish with their students of color. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press.

Book for Which Dr. Rankin Wrote the Book's Foreword

  • Egido, A. A. (2018). Students’ presupposition, prejudice, and discrimination in an English language class. Londrina, Brazil: State University of Londrina.

Book for Which Dr. Rankin Wrote a Within-Book Blurb

  • Eng, N. (2018). Create an engaging syllabus: A concise, 7-step guide for professor. New York, NY: Norman Eng.

    Dr. Rankin Quoted, Cited, Profiled, and/or Commended

    Dr. Rankin Featured by Organizations as a Resource



    Social Media