49 episodes

The Amidon Planet Podcast is all about learning how to teach better. Each episode, Joel Amidon, PhD, will explore ideas from books, interviews, other podcasts, etc. and apply those ideas to teaching better. The ultimate goal being to lead people to love others through teaching.

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    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

The Amidon Planet Podcast is all about learning how to teach better. Each episode, Joel Amidon, PhD, will explore ideas from books, interviews, other podcasts, etc. and apply those ideas to teaching better. The ultimate goal being to lead people to love others through teaching.

    E041: Power of Organizations with Dr. John Staley

    E041: Power of Organizations with Dr. John Staley

    Learning to teach better with Dr. John Staley as we discuss the power of professional organizations to learn about, support, and promote good teaching.


    Show notes at https://amidonplanet.com/episode41/

    • 56 min
    E040: Rough Draft Thinking with Dr. Amanda Jansen

    E040: Rough Draft Thinking with Dr. Amanda Jansen

    Learning to teach better with Dr. Amanda Jansen, as we discuss her book, Rough Draft Math: Revising to Learn.


    Show notes can be found at https://amidonplanet.com/episode40/

    • 53 min
    E039: Looking Back at 2020, Looking Forward to 2021, and Talking "Out of the Clouds" with Matt Mifflin

    E039: Looking Back at 2020, Looking Forward to 2021, and Talking "Out of the Clouds" with Matt Mifflin

    Learning to teach better by sharing some learnings from 2020, a word of the year for 2021, and a discussion with Matthew Mifflin about his new single, Out of the Clouds.


    Show notes can be found at https://amidonplanet.com/episode39/

    • 45 min
    E038: Reflecting on 20 Years with Shane Been

    E038: Reflecting on 20 Years with Shane Been

    Learning to teach better by talking with Shane Been about teaching over the past (almost) 20 years (or ever since we started teaching high school mathematics together at Sauk Prairie High School).
    This is another episode in the Reflect Series that started at the beginning of the spring of 2020.


    Show notes can be found at https://amidonplanet.com/episode38/

    • 59 min
    E037: Staying Mentally Fit with Pat Ward

    E037: Staying Mentally Fit with Pat Ward

    Learning to teach better by learning how to care for our mental health with Pat Ward of Pat Ward Counseling.


    Show notes can be found at https://amidonplanet.com/episode37/

    • 47 min
    E036: Practicing Forgiveness with Dr. Rick Balkin

    E036: Practicing Forgiveness with Dr. Rick Balkin

    Learning to teach better with Dr. Rick Balkin, Professor of Leadership & Counselor Education at the University of Mississippi, as we discuss his new book Practicing Forgiveness: A Path Toward Healing.


    Show notes can be found at https://amidonplanet.com/episode36/

    • 1 hr 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

DrBondurant ,

Great Podcast

Love listening during my walks. Good variety of topics that inspire me to think and act.

AnnieKristin ,

This is my favorite podcast!

I love the way you approached everything. I am so grateful for this podcast. It’s helped me through so many tough times. I don’t know what I would do without it. This podcast was a lifesaver❤️

OGrayM ,

A great addition to PD

I love the conversation’s warmup & bonus material’s way of engaging subscribers! I’m excited to recommend the podcast with my students and colleagues.

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