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Elena Aguilar

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Resilience and Equity- an interview with Elena Aguilar

Music Ed Forward Podcast

In this episode, Elena Aguilar shares her journey as a transformational coach and how she works with coaches. Elena’s coaching and consulting work lead her to write a book about resilience, seeing how it underpins our success and happiness as teachers. Highlighting the connection between resilience and equity throughout, Elena shares stories, experiences, and advice to help educators move forward during pandemic teaching - and beyond.  PS She gives a MAJOR shout-out to arts educators!  Thank you for seeing us and valuing the arts - we appreciate you, Elena!

1hr 2mins

1 Mar 2021

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An Essential Intervention with Elena Aguilar

What's Essential hosted by Greg McKeown

How do you navigate a journey where your true calling and highest contribution is distracted by a parallel yet necessary path? Elena Aguilar shares her passion and goals in writing and the challenges involved in that pursuit. She and Greg explore the vulnerability around courage, and discuss practical, actionable steps to move forward. Share the What’s Essential podcast with your co-workers & friends and earn rewards: https://refer.fm/essential 1 Referral - Access the exclusive "Tim Ferris" episode 3 Referrals - 21-day Challenge PDF  15 Referrals - $10 digital gift card you can use at stores like Real Simple, Container Store, etc. What's Essential Podcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/essentialismpod Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/essentialismpodcast Greg McKeown Twitter: https://twitter.com/gregorymckeown LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gregmckeown Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gregorymckeown/ Scratch Audiohouse Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wheelhousegroup/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wheelhouse-group-llc/ Credits: Hosted by Greg McKeown Produced by Greg McKeown and Scratch Audiohouse Executive Produced by Greg McKeown, Avi Gandhi, Brent Montgomery, and Ed Simpson Co-Produced by Paul Dizon Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


18 Jan 2021

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27. Coaching for Equity with Elena Aguilar

Buzzing with Ms. B: The Coaching Podcast

As instructional coaches, we see inequities in the school system all of the time. But sometimes we're not sure how to initiate conversations around these ideas in order to change the school for the better. Join me as I talk with Elena Aguilar, author of Onward and Coaching for Equity, about how we as coaches can change ourselves and our schools in order to create equity. -Chrissy Beltran Buzzing with Ms. B Instagram: https://bit.ly/36zq9Ml  Buzzing with Ms. B TpT: https://bit.ly/2GwUNv9  The Coaching Podcast Show Notes: https://buzzingwithmsb.blogspot.com/2020/07/coaching-for-equity-with-elena-aguilar.html Thank you for listening to Buzzing with Ms. B: the Coaching Podcast. If you love the show, share it with a coach who would love it too, subscribe to this podcast, or leave me a review on iTunes! It’s free and it helps others find this show, too. Happy coaching! Podcast produced by Fernie Ceniceros of Crowd & Town Creative


1 Aug 2020

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Bonus Episode! Sneak Preview of Coaching for Equity | Elena Aguilar

The Bright Morning Podcast

Elena reads from her new book Coaching for Equity.  You can preorder it here.

1hr 21mins

22 Jul 2020

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Coaching for Equity | Elena Aguilar

The Bright Morning Podcast

This week, Lori Cohen interviews Elena about her forthcoming book, Coaching for Equity. Elena discusses the dedication, talks about her writing habits and how she changed through writing this book, and reflects on cancel culture.  Show Notes:Coaching for Equity


13 Jul 2020

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LE 145: How to Coach For Equity with Elena Aguilar

Leading Equity

Register for the Creating A New Normal Virtual Summit About Elena Aguilar Elena has trained thousands of educators across the United States and abroad in transformational coaching. She is the author of four highly acclaimed books: The Art of Coaching, (2013) and The Art of Coaching Teams, (2016) Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators (2018) and the Onward Workbook (2018), and the forthcoming Coaching for Equity (August 2020). She is a regular contributor to Edutopia and ASCD’s Educational Leadership, and she was a blogger for EdWeek Teacher for many years.  Elena’s expertise derives from twenty five years as a classroom teacher, instructional coach and leadership coach working in diverse school environments. In her role as a consultant, she has partnered with leaders in public and private organizations across the United States and abroad. Elena is also the co-founder of Kenya Big Picture Learning, and she’s on the advisory board of UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center. Elena holds a BA in history and Latin American Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and an MA in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley. She received her teaching credential from California State University, Hayward, and she also holds an administrative services credential. Elena lives in Oakland, California, with her husband, son, and two cats. When she’s not coaching or writing she enjoys traveling abroad, photographing birds, hiking, drinking coffee and reading fiction. Show Highlights Equitable Learning Spaces Coaching Teachers Strategies for Instructional Coaches Issues with Bias and White Supremacy Healing Conversations Connect with Elena Twitter: @brightmorningtm Website: www.brightmorningteam.com Connect with me on Instagram: @sheldoneakins


29 Jun 2020

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Awareness and emotional space: a conversation with Elena Aguilar

Every Teacher Counts

Coach, educator, and author Elena Aguilar joins Stephanie to discuss the impact that COVID 19 has had on education and coaching. Focusing on the need to coach around and through emotions, Elena offers insight and strategies for coaches, teachers, and anyone that works with teachers to use to become aware of and manage their own emotions as well as the emotions of others. Discussing her own future plans and the impact that the quarantine has had on her own life, Elena brings insight to those looking for ways to help grow their own skills. For more information on her books and training visit www.brightmorningteam.com and be on the lookout for her newest book, Coaching for Equity, due out this fall.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/stephanie-smith1/message


26 May 2020

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Ep. 8 - Intention vs. Impact: A Conversation with Elena Aguilar

Makin’ It Personal: A #PersonalizeSC Podcast

This episode may be a little longer than usual, but we promise, IT'S WORTH IT! Tune in as host Keri Fersner chats with author and educational leader, Elena Aguilar to discuss her views on educational equity, accessing courage to continue moving forward in student centered practices, and how to truly transform the educational system for ALL kids! Connect with Elena at https://brightmorningteam.com/ Join the PersonalizeSC Community: https://tinyurl.com/JoinPersonalizeSC Subscribe, share, & stay connected with us at the SCDE Office of Personalized Learning! https://linktr.ee/scpersonalize #PersonalizeSC


1 May 2020

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A Special Covid-19 Episode with Elena Aguilar:Resilience

C3 Connecting, Coaches, Cognition


10 Apr 2020

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140 - Elena Aguilar: Coaching, Equity, and Resilience

Teachers on Fire

ELENA AGUILAR is an accomplished presenter, speaker, and author. She strives to help leaders learn, be their best selves, and serve students well. In 2018, Elena published Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators, and she will soon release Coaching for Equity: Conversations That Change Practice. Follow Elena … On Twitter @BrightMorningTM (https://twitter.com/brightmorningtm) On Instagram @Bright_Morning_Team (https://www.instagram.com/bright_morning_team) On her website at brightmorningteam.com Visit https://teachersonfire.net/ for all the show notes and links from this episode! Connect with the Teachers on Fire podcast on social media: On Twitter @TeachersOnFire (https://twitter.com/TeachersOnFire) On Instagram @TeachersOnFire (https://www.instagram.com/teachersonfire/) On Facebook @TeachersOnFire (https://www.facebook.com/TeachersOnFire/) On LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/TimWCavey On The Teachers on Fire Magazine: https://medium.com/teachers-on-fire On YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/teachersonfire Song Track Credits Sunrise Drive by South London Hifi* Anthem by The Grand Affair* Species by Diamond Ortiz *tracks courtesy of the YouTube Audio Library at https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary/music)--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/teachersonfire/support


10 Apr 2020