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D.202 Talks is the district's official podcast

D. 202 Talks

"D. 202 Talks" shares important information with District 202 families, taxpayers and the community through interesting conversations with key district leaders.
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NEW! EPISODE #26
Administrators from District 202 discuss the focus on improving staff diversity and supporting all staff
D. 202 Assistant Superintendent for Administration and Personnel Jennifer Orlos, and A&P Directors Shannon Miller-Finlayon (middle school) and Dr. Scott Fink (elementary) discuss the pandemic's impact on staffing the 5th largest school distinct in Illinois, and District 202's focus on improving staff diversity and supporting all staff.

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EPISODE #25
Dr. Glenn Wood, Dr. Tammy Sroczynski, and Dr. Paula Sereleas discuss the district's gifted education program
District 202 Associate Superintendent Dr. Glenn Wood, Director for Elementary Curriculum Dr. Tammy Sroczynski, and Director for Middle School Curriculum Dr. Paula Sereleas discuss the district's gifted education program and long-standing efforts to support and serve the needs of its academically advanced students.

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EPISODE #24
Tony Arbogast, Drio Turcios, and Tamara Castaneda discuss the district's highly successful program to serve more than four million free meals to students
District 202 Assistant Superintendent for Business and Operations Tony Arbogast, Administrative Assistant Drio Turcios, and Aramark Food Services Manager Tamara Castaneda discuss the district's highly successful (and extremely challenging) program to serve more than four million free meals to students since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020.

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EPISODE #23
District 202 high school Principals Chris Chlebek (Plainfield High School - Central Campus), Bob Yanello (Plainfield South High School), Ross Draper (Plainfield North High School) and Dr. Joe O'Brien (Plainfield East High School)
District 202 high school Principals Chris Chlebek (Plainfield High School - Central Campus), Bob Yanello (Plainfield South High School), Ross Draper (Plainfield North High School) and Dr. Joe O'Brien (Plainfield East High School) discuss the unique challenges and rewards of leading thousands of teens as they finish their public school careers, learn how to be successful young adults, and set their sights on the future.

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