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Educate to Elevate

Husband. Father. Assistant Principal. Lifelong Learner. Any views expressed are solely my own, and are not necessarily endorsements. @DrMattBody on twitter, Instagram and YouTube. drmattbody@gmail.com.

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001 New Administrator

In this episode I discuss the challenges a new administrator faces.

9mins

12 Dec 2018

Rank #1

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007 Student Discipline

In this episode I discuss my advice and keys for dealing with student discipline.

13mins

27 Dec 2018

Rank #2

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011 Criticism

In this episode I discuss how to handle the feedback and criticism you receive as a first year administrator.

12mins

1 Feb 2019

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015 Parents

In this episode we discuss effective ways, and things to remember, when dealing with parents.

13mins

26 Mar 2019

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009 Thinking

In this episode, we discuss thinking. How do you make decisions for your school? Are you thinking big picture? Are you group thinking as leaders?

12mins

4 Jan 2019

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014 The Journey

In this episode I discuss the journey into leadership. The most commonly asked questions by listeners of the podcast is, "How do I get into leadership?" So I try to answer that question in this episode. Enjoy.

12mins

13 Mar 2019

Rank #6

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003 Communication

In this episode I discuss the importance communication plays in leading teachers and students to success.

19mins

27 Dec 2018

Rank #7

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016 Spring Break

In this episode, I share my spring break with you.

12mins

7 Apr 2019

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017 Managing Adults

In this episode I discuss managing adults with my special guest, accomplished sales manager, D.J. Baskett.

14mins

23 Apr 2019

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022 Observations

In this episode I discuss teacher observations.

14mins

21 Aug 2019

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008 Adjusting

In this episode I speak with my special guest, Ron Edwards, about transitioning from one building to another, or from one level of education to another.

18mins

27 Dec 2018

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006 Positivity

In this episode I discuss the role a positive attitude plays in an administrator's daily tasks and interactions.

11mins

27 Dec 2018

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018 Help

In this episode I discuss the importance of asking for and accepting help.

12mins

10 May 2019

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013 Patience

In this episode I discuss the importance patience plays in your building and in your professional development as a leader.

12mins

28 Feb 2019

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010 Impact

In this episode we discuss impact. How can teachers and administrators positively impact students? A special guest helps me answer that question. Don't miss it!

10mins

10 Jan 2019

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020 Scheduling

In this episode I discuss scheduling and the difficulties one encounters when making a master schedule.

12mins

23 Jun 2019

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021 Growth

In this brief episode I discuss growth and improvement.

7mins

21 Jul 2019

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005 Self-Assessment

In this episode I discuss how important it is for leaders to reevaluate themselves and their actions through self-assessment.

9mins

27 Dec 2018

Rank #18

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012 Success

In this episode I discuss how to receive and navigate success, praise and compliments.

11mins

13 Feb 2019

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019 Reflection

In this episode I discuss the importance of reflection at the end of the year. How can we be better next year? What areas of growth do we have to address to better serve our teachers and community?

12mins

6 Jun 2019

Rank #20