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Teachers Aid with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper. We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.

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Teachers Aid with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper. We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.

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By G-Big2DogD-NizzleSkeezyWeezy - Jan 15 2017
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Keith understands we need our advice in quick, thought-provoking bursts. We're busy...we're beyond busy. And short 3-4 minute podcasts are just the thing to help us grow. Thanks!

Honest and helpful

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As a beginning teacher this podcast has helped to prep me for what I may see. By learning from experienced educators who are being very candid about techniques and on the ground experience I'm confident in a few things. Yes I said a few. I'm being honest with myself that I know I won't know what the heck I'm doing for a while. But I'll continue to use the tricks and tips learned here. Thank you Rae and all the guests that you have on!

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21 Ratings
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Hip Hughes = liquid Au

By G-Big2DogD-NizzleSkeezyWeezy - Jan 15 2017
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Keith understands we need our advice in quick, thought-provoking bursts. We're busy...we're beyond busy. And short 3-4 minute podcasts are just the thing to help us grow. Thanks!

Honest and helpful

By thatguyjamal - May 18 2016
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As a beginning teacher this podcast has helped to prep me for what I may see. By learning from experienced educators who are being very candid about techniques and on the ground experience I'm confident in a few things. Yes I said a few. I'm being honest with myself that I know I won't know what the heck I'm doing for a while. But I'll continue to use the tricks and tips learned here. Thank you Rae and all the guests that you have on!

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Teachers Aid

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Teachers Aid with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper. We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.

Give Me a Break PT II: Getting the Downtime You Need

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We're constantly planning, moving, doing, and going. This is the life of a teacher. Even our breaks are used to get things done. Our guest says it's critical that we learn to take a break.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @DanielPink
@bamradionetwork

Daniel H. Pink is the author of six provocative books — including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which has spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. His other books include the long-running New York Times bestseller A Whole New Mind and the #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Sep 24 2018

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Do You Have to Be an Entertainer to Engage Your Students?

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There are many fascinating attractions vying for your student s' attention. How are teachers to engage students in the face of such compelling competition for their attention? Many feel forced to entertain. In this segment we explore this question with our guests.
Pat Hensley is a former public school Special Education teacher for 30 years who taught all grade levels. Mike Muir is the Multiple Pathways Leader for the Auburn School Department (Auburn, ME). Lee Kolbert is a blogger, educator, and self-proclaimed geek. She has been with Palm Beach County Schools for over 27 years. Lisa Nielsen, author of the book Teaching Generation Text, is a long time public school educator. Award-winning blog, The Innovative Educator.

Apr 09 2013

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3 Simple Rules to Keep Your Classroom Under Control

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Tip #8 If you teach, you think about classroom management. Here are three simple rules that will keep you in control.

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Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”

Feb 25 2017

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Boycotting Standardized Tests: Good Idea? Will It Make a Difference?

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The national discussion of standardized testing was ratcheted up a notch when five schools in Seattle voted to boycott a standard test. In this segment we interview one of the leaders of the boycott and get some views on what impact, if any, this strategy will likely have on the practice of testing.
Jesse Hagopian teaches history at Garfield High School, the site of the historic boycott of the MAP test in 2013. He was recipient of the 2012 Abe Keller Foundation award for “excellence and innovation in peace education.” Celine Coggins is the founder and CEO of Teach Plus, a former teacher and current Mind Trust Education Entrepreneur Fellow. Patrick Riccards, CEO of ConnCAN, has more than 20 years of communications political strategy under his belt.

Mar 11 2013

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Six Ideas for Your First Date with Students This Year

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Tip #28 Even in the best of classes you'll find one or two disruptive students. Here are six tips for managing their behaviors while maintaining a healthy relationship with them.

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Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”

Aug 18 2017

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Teaching Climate: Two Teachers Share Their Candid Views on Dealing with "The System"

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As we look back, all guests agreed that 2013 has been an exceptional year in education. Events cited included developments with Common Core, the focus on connected educators and universal kindergarten. Tune in to hear the expectations and hopes for 2014.

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@bodymindchild @bamradionetwork

ohn Owens, @JOwensTeacher, is an award-winning journalist with decades of experience in newspapers, magazines and digital media and has appeared on several media outlets. He left magazines to attend graduate school in order to "give back" as a public school teacher in New York's South Bronx. That experience led him to write Confessions of a Bad Teacher. Rafe Esquith, award-winning teacher, is in his 31st year of teaching and is author of four books, including the bestseller Real Talk for Real Teachers.

Jan 09 2014

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Second Thoughts -Rethinking Boundaries Between Teachers and Students: Tough Teacher, Trusted Friend Or...

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A series of new studies is pointing to the importance of relationships between teachers and students and academic success. It's a fine line that requires some second thoughts. Where are the new boundaries? Our guests offer guidance.
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Dr. Sara Rimm-Kaufman trained as a developmental psychologist and received her Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1996. She is the Director of the Educational Psychology-Applied Developmental Science Program. Dr. Rita F. Pierson is an educational trainer and consultant, motivational speaker/teacher, author and human resource developer. Peter DeWitt (Ed.D.) has been a principal in Upstate, NY since 2006. Before becoming a principal he taught elementary school for eleven years. He blogs at Finding Common Ground for Education Week Nancy Blair is a school improvement consultant who frequently worked with the High Schools That Work.

May 28 2013

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Five Classroom Problems Directly Traceable to Student Sleep Deprivation

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There is a huge chasm between how much sleep students need and how much students typically get. Moreover, the litany of problems that sleep deprivation can cause in a classroom is astounding. Our guests open our eyes to the problem and offer practical insights and guidance.
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Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, Ed.D is the author of Sleepless in America. Dr. James B. Maas, author of Sleep to Win and Sleep for Success, is a leading authority and international consultant on sleep and performance.Joan Young is a 4th-grade teacher and a clinical psychologist. Jerry Blumengarten taught for 32 years at inner city NY school (one of the worst neighborhoods), grades 6-9.

Apr 30 2013

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Rebooting: Summertime - How Best to Spend the Time Off

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The school year is over and summertime is here. Our guests weigh in on how to make the most of the hiatus.
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Elena Aguilar, education coach & author of article, How to Make Planning for Next Year Fun. Suzie Boss is author of Edutopia's Summer Rejuvenation Guide. Vicki Davis is a classroom technology teacher and author of the Cool Cat Teacher Blog and the book Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds and co-founder of the award winning Flat Classroom projects. She is also host of Education Matters on BAM Radio Network.

Jun 04 2013

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Five Attitudes That Make Teachers More Effective and Enjoyable

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Tip #13 The right attitudes can make all the difference for teachers and students. Here are five attitudes every teacher will want to embrace.

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Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”

Mar 31 2017

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Teaching Creativity in a Climate That Discourages It

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The rules and expectations in today's schools creates a climate that many believe conflicts with encouraging creativity. What's a teacher to do? Our guests offer some ideas and practical strategies.
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@edrethink @wmchamberlain
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Robert J. Sternberg is Provost, Senior Vice President, and Regents Professor of Psychology and Education at Oklahoma State University. Angela Maiers is a teacher educator, author and advocate. Kyle Pace is an Instructional Technology Specialist in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. William Chamberlain is a husband, father, and an educator. John Spencer is currently a sixth grade ELL teacher in a low-income urban school in Phoenix, Arizona.

Jun 18 2013

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How Some Teachers Find Time to Teach, Sleep, Live, and Love

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Finding the time, saving time, making time, and making up time lost are challenges most of us struggle to manage. There just never seems to be enough time to do all that is expected of us. This teacher has dedicated her career to solving the time issues teachers face and has come up with some proven, practical strategies to help you teach, sleep, live, and love.

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Angela Watson is National Board Certified Teacher currently working as an instructional coach and educational consultant based in Brooklyn, NY. She has published four books and blogs The Cornerstone For Teachers. Her Sunday podcast is called Angela Watson's Truth for Teachers.

Apr 19 2018

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Developing Higher-Order Teaching Skills Required for Educational Technology

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When it comes to using technology in the classroom, our guests say there is much for teachers to consider and learn to develop higher-order teaching skills. The data provided suggests that in the absence of these higher-order teaching skills, technology has either no effect on learning or may actually hinder learning.

@techsavvyed @web20classroom

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The Director of Marzano Research Laboratory's Educational Technology Division, Anthony J. "Sonny" Magaña is the co-author of Enhancing the Art and Science of Teaching with Technology (2013). Ben Rimes works closely with teachers infusing their instruction with technology in his school district. Steve Anderson is an educator, #Edchat Co-Creator, ASCD Emerging Leader and one the Top 50 Innovators in Education..

Apr 23 2013

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Why Young Children Bite, How to Talk About It, How to Manage It

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Why do young children who don't bite at home come to preschool or day care and suddenly mimic carnivores? Our guest explain why young children bite, how to talk to parents about the problem and how to minimize the occurrences.
Susan Campbell was a Principal Investigator on the NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development and author of Behavior Problems in Preschool Children: Clinical and Developmental Issues. Gretchen Kinnell is the author of No Biting:Policy and Practice for Toddler Programs. Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed.,over 20 years experience in the field of early childhood education as a teacher, director, curriculum writer.

Sep 10 2012

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Surviving and Thriving on a Teacher's Salary

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There's something wrong when teachers are qualifying for food stamps, forced to work second jobs to make ends meet, and foregoing vacations. Surviving on a teachers salary is tough, but our guests say you can actually live well on what teachers earn. Find out how.
Danny Kofke is currently a special education teacher in Georgia. He's written personal finance books, including, "How To Survive (and perhaps thrive) On A Teacher's Salary." Judy Lawrence, MS Ed. is a Financial Counselor, Money Coach and author of the best-selling book, The Budget Kit: Common Cents Money Management Workbook. Joan Young is a 4th grade teacher, a clinical psychologist, and blogger "Finding Ways for All Kids to Flourish". Susan Ochshorn, with more than 15 years of experience, at the local, state, and national levels, is the founder of ECE PolicyWorks, a consulting firm specializing in early care and education policy research, program development, and project management.

Mar 26 2013

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Setting and Keeping Powerful Habits: Start Here

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Great teaching involves setting and keeping good habits. Join us for a discussion on how to cultivate and maintain the habits that make a difference.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @jamesclear

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James Clear is an author, entrepreneur, and photographer. He is the author of Atomic Habits and creator of the Habits Academy.

Jun 30 2019

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Give Me a Break: Five Tips to Do More, By Doing Less

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We're constantly planning, moving, doing, and going. This is the life of a teacher. Even our breaks are used to get things done. Our guest says it's critical that we learn to take a break.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @DanielPink
@bamradionetwork

Daniel H. Pink is the author of six provocative books — including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which has spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. His other books include the long-running New York Times bestseller A Whole New Mind and the #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Aug 18 2018

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Taking Back the Teaching Profession: Can it Be Done?

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Our guests move beyond lamenting the lack of respect teachers receive and offer some practical ideas about how teachers can reclaim the profession.
Daniel Willingham is currently Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia. Dr. Steve Paine is current President of P21 (Partnership for 21st Century Skills) and a consummate life-long educator; he served as West Virginia's 25th state superintendent of schools. Lisa Nielsen is an educator and author of the book Teaching Generation Tex. Jerry Blumengarten taught for 32 years at inner city NY school.
Follow: @DTWillingham
@InnovativeEdu cybraryman1 @bamradionetwork

Jun 25 2013

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When Students Disrespect You or Your Classroom, Do This...

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Tip #9 In this segment we talk about how to handle you baddest, meanest, scariest kids.

Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork

Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”

Mar 03 2017

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Hide Your Classroom, Improve the Learning

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Tip #21 Most school classrooms look like school classrooms. Learn why making your classroom look like anything but a classroom is a good idea.

Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork
Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the History Channel’s “United Stuff of America” and AHC’s “America’s Most Badass.”

May 27 2017

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Teaching While Introverted: Reframing Our Image of Great Teachers and Teaching

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Some of the images we hold about what good teachers do and how they behave, discounts the qualities and needs of introverts. Join us as we look at self-care strategies for teachers who are introverted.

Follow on Twitter: @spencerideas @froehlichm @jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork

After teaching middle school for eleven years, John Spencer is now a professor of instructional technology at George Fox University. He is passionate about creativity, design thinking, and digital literacy. He blogs at spencerideas.org.

Nov 20 2019

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To Find Joy and Stay Positive about Teaching (No Matter What), Do This

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We all know that teacher discouragement and burnout has become the new normal.  What we all need are more creative strategies to find joy in teaching no matter the demands, the conditions or the student behaviors you encounter today. Our guest offers a set of classroom-tested tips and tactics for staying energized and positive.

Follow on Twitter: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @goodbyeburnout @bamradionetwork

Michelle Gano is a wife, mother, teacher, motivational speaker, and the author of the inspirational book for teachers, Look Beyond the Clouds. She is on a mission to bring positive change to schools everywhere by helping teachers transform their daily habits to overcome burnout and find joy in teaching again.

Nov 04 2019

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Your Classroom is full, Your To-do List Is Long: How to Manage Distractions

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In this episode, we look at how distractions dilute your effectiveness, undermine your actions, and the steps you can take to become "indistractible."

@nireyal @froehlichm @jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork
James Clear is an author, entrepreneur, and photographer. He Nir Eyal lectured at Stanford's Graduate School of Business and the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design. His first book, Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products, is an international bestseller and taught Silicon Valley how to design behavior. His next book, Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life, reveals the Achilles' heel of distraction and provides a guidebook for getting the best of technology without letting it get the best of us. Nir blogs at: NirAndFar.com

Oct 07 2019

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Finding the Time (and the Energy) to Be an Effective Teacher

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James takes us on another adventure in developing the habits and creating the environments that will give us the time and energy to be more effective.

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James Clear is an author, entrepreneur, and photographer. He is the New York Times Bestseller of Atomic Habits and creator of the Habits Academy.

Sep 16 2019

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62 Next-Generation Techniques for Masterful Classroom Management

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Jon Harper and Mandi Froehlich with Doug Lemov

As school begins, we get help from Doug Lemov on strategies to manage your classroom like an experienced master teacher. In this episode, Doug shares a few strategies on directing, reading and writing for developing better teachers for better classroom management.  The episode is an intro to Doug's book, Teach Like a Champion 2.0: 62 Techniques that Put Students on the Path to College. 

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Doug Lemov is the author of Teach Like a Champion (now in its 2.0 version) Reading Reconsidered and Practice Perfect—studies of top teachers, top teaching and the PD tools that can make more of those things. He works at Uncommon Schools and lives in upstate NY.

Aug 30 2019

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How To Handle Feeling Helpless When We Are Unable To Help Students

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When we are unable to help students we often feel guilty about our helplessness. What are the best ways to manage those unmanageable moments?

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Psychologist Dr. Lisa Damour writes the monthly Adolescence column for the New York Times, serves as a regular contributor to CBS News, maintains a private psychotherapy practice, and consults and speaks internationally. She is also the author of two New York Times best selling books, Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood and Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls.

Jun 30 2019

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Setting and Keeping Powerful Habits: Start Here

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Great teaching involves setting and keeping good habits. Join us for a discussion on how to cultivate and maintain the habits that make a difference.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @jamesclear

@bamradionetwork
James Clear is an author, entrepreneur, and photographer. He is the author of Atomic Habits and creator of the Habits Academy.

Jun 30 2019

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Shedding the Stress of Being an Overachieving Teacher

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Many of us are overachievers and our mindset introduces a lot of stress into our schoolwork. Join us as we look at how to temper our inner overachiever.

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Jennifer Gonzalez is editor-in-chief of the Cult of Pedagogy website, where she shares resources and inspiration to help teachers work happier and more effectively and the host of the podcast, Cult of Pedagogy. A National Board Certified Teacher and self-taught technology lover, she is the author of The Teacher's Guide to Tech.

Apr 08 2019

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How to Become a More Resilient Educator

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Resilience is about thriving in the face of adversity and bouncing back quickly. In this episode, we talk about how teachers can cultivate this skill.

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Elena Aguilar is a writer, teacher, and facilitator of professional development. She is also the founder and president of Bright Morning Consulting (www.brightmorningteam.com) Twitter: @ - https://twitter.com/brightmorningtm

Mar 25 2019

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Maintaining Your Emotional Stability When Students Lose Theirs

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When students' emotions melt down in your classroom, how can you maintain your balance and respond effectively?

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Ruby Payne is the authority on working across economic classes to create sustainable communities where everyone can live well.
After changing the conversation in education to focus on
poverty, Payne’s work has expanded into social services,
criminal justice, healthcare, the workplace, and more.
Payne has written or coauthored over a dozen books, including Emotional Poverty.

Mar 04 2019

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Doing More By Doing Less: Yes, It *Is* Possible

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Resting, relaxing, and rejecting multitasking can help you get more done during your school day with less effort. Can this be true?

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Alex Soojung-Kim Pang is the author of REST: WHY YOU GET MORE DONE WHEN YOU WORK LESS. Rest has been translated into a dozen languages, and recently appeared in a new paperback edition with a foreword by Arianna Huffington.

Feb 03 2019

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Should We Really Hide All of Our Negative Emotions at School?

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Is it wise, advisable, or effective to hide the negative emotions we feel when we are in school? What are the unintended consequences?

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Phyllis L. Fagell, LCPC is the school counselor at Sheridan School in Washington, D.C. and a therapist at The Chrysalis Group. Phyllis frequently writes columns on counseling, parenting and education for The Washington Post, and she’s the author of Middle School Matters (Hachette, 2019). Phyllis blogs at phyllisfagell.com.

Jan 26 2019

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Overcoming the Fears that Limit Our Teaching and Learning

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How does fear impact teaching and learning? Join us as we look at the fears that limit us and how to move beyond them.

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Trevor Ragan is the founder of Trainugly.com, a free educational website designed to unpack and share the science of learning and development. He spends his time with thought leaders and researchers from the worlds of psychology and developmental science, consumes their research, connects the dots, and shares it with anyone that will listen.

Jan 14 2019

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When You Are Exhausted, Find the Things that Feeds Your Soul

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Join us as we looking for inspiration, restoration and new energy for the new year.

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Mandy Froehlich is the Director of Innovation and Technology in Ripon, WI. She also consults, presents and keynotes nationally on teacher engagement, edtech, leadership, and climate & culture. Jon Harper was an elementary school teacher for ten years, a math coach for three years and is currently in his eighth year as an assistant principal. As a classroom teacher he taught 1st through 5th grades and was Nationally Board Certified as a Middle Childhood Generalist.

Jan 05 2019

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Making Those Dreaded, Stressful, Parent Phone Calls

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Making phone calls to parents can be one of the most stressful and dreaded experiences for all k-12 educators. Our guest offers proven tips and a set of guidelines to make parent calls easier.

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Todd Whitaker is a professor of educational leadership at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana. He has written over 30 books including the national best seller, What Great Teachers Do Differently. Other titles include: Dealing With Difficult Parents, Shifting The Monkey, Dealing With Difficult Teachers, What Great Principals Do Differently, Motivating & Inspiring Teachers.

Nov 20 2018

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Give Me a Break PT II: Getting the Downtime You Need

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We're constantly planning, moving, doing, and going. This is the life of a teacher. Even our breaks are used to get things done. Our guest says it's critical that we learn to take a break.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @DanielPink
@bamradionetwork

Daniel H. Pink is the author of six provocative books — including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which has spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. His other books include the long-running New York Times bestseller A Whole New Mind and the #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Sep 24 2018

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Give Me a Break: Five Tips to Do More, By Doing Less

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We're constantly planning, moving, doing, and going. This is the life of a teacher. Even our breaks are used to get things done. Our guest says it's critical that we learn to take a break.

Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @DanielPink
@bamradionetwork

Daniel H. Pink is the author of six provocative books — including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which has spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. His other books include the long-running New York Times bestseller A Whole New Mind and the #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Aug 18 2018

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Feeling Guilty: I Do More with My Students than My Own Kids

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We spend all day with other people's children and often find that by the time we get home we too exhausted to give much of ourselves to our own children. For many, this is a source of guilt. What can we do about it?

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Caroline Pugh is the Chief of Staff at CareJourney, a healthcare data analytics company based in Washington D.C. Caroline was previously the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of VirtualU, a tech startup that developed 3D human scanning technology. Named "15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch" by Entrepreneur magazine. Dr. Brad Gustafson is the principal and lead learner at Greenwood Elementary in Minnesota. Ben Gilpin is currently the principal at Warner Elementary School in Spring Arbor. He has a Master’s in education from Spring Arbor University and has an Educational Leadership Certification through Eastern Michigan University.

Jul 23 2018

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When Your Teaching Life is Disrupted: Facing Health Issues

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Teachers are routinely focused on supporting students. What happens internally when a health challenge forces us to attend to ourselves?

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Kaye Henrickson is a western Wisconsin education consultant, former Middle School educator of 25 years, and a breast cancer THRIVER. Justin Birckbichler is a fourth-grade teacher in Spotyslvania, VA and a Google for Education Certified Innovator. Justin presents about technology integration at national events, including a 2016 keynote address about challenging teacher mindset. He is a testicular cancer survivor and shares his mission to spread awareness about men’s health at aballsysenseoftumor.com.

Jul 08 2018

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Teaching Today: This Is Not What I Signed Up To Do: Now What?

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Teaching has evolved in ways that are very different from what many educators expected when they chose this career. What's a teacher to do?

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Trevor Muir is a teacher, speaker, and author of the book, The Epic Classroom: How to Boost Engagement, Make Learning Memorable, and Transform Lives. His viral videos for educators can be found at trevormuir.com and at his Facebook page, The Epic Classroom.

Jun 23 2018

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