47 episodes

1st Gen Teacher Lens is a podcast aimed to support teachers from all backgrounds. This podcast is perfect for teachers who are new to the game, future educators trying to get ahead of the game, and veteran teachers who are eager to learn new perspectives! This podcast will also discuss what it is like to be a first-generation American and professional and the stories that have followed me throughout my journey.

May we always strive to be better, learn each day, and bring new clarity to this incredible profession.

1stgenteacherlens Mr. C

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

1st Gen Teacher Lens is a podcast aimed to support teachers from all backgrounds. This podcast is perfect for teachers who are new to the game, future educators trying to get ahead of the game, and veteran teachers who are eager to learn new perspectives! This podcast will also discuss what it is like to be a first-generation American and professional and the stories that have followed me throughout my journey.

May we always strive to be better, learn each day, and bring new clarity to this incredible profession.

    Episode 47: Book Talk #2 W/ Dr. Frank Buck, author of "Get Organized Digitally!"

    Episode 47: Book Talk #2 W/ Dr. Frank Buck, author of "Get Organized Digitally!"

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk with a familiar guest, Dr. Buck about his latest book, Get Organized Digitally! The Educators Guide to Time Management, Dr. Buck tells you steps on how to organize yourself in this digital age. Lastly, Dr. Buck discusses some important points in his informative book! You can reach him and look at his other books through his website, FrankBuck.org. I hope that you enjoy the episode!

    • 30 min
    Episode 46: Sound off on dealing with toxic school culture

    Episode 46: Sound off on dealing with toxic school culture

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk about toxic school culture. Recently, I have been seeing more and more posts about teachers leaving the profession. I have been there, too; however, I found ways to manage toxic school culture so that it doesn't affect me as much as possible. I hope you enjoy the episode! 

    • 17 min
    Episode 45: Growth Mindset in the classroom W/ Brian Martin

    Episode 45: Growth Mindset in the classroom W/ Brian Martin

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk with Brian Martin about building a Growth Mindset within the classroom. Moreover, Brian and I talk about the importance of instilling a Growth Mindset and its impact on our students. I hope that you enjoy the episode!

    • 33 min
    Episode 44: Building up Student Confidence W/ Erin O’Byrne

    Episode 44: Building up Student Confidence W/ Erin O’Byrne

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk with Erin O'Byrne about building student confidence within the classroom. Erin has taught English as a Foreign Language for over 15 years. She also hosts and produces the Everything EFL Podcast, which gives teachers tips, advice, and practical ideas! I hope that you enjoy the episode!

    • 40 min
    Episode 43: Using humor to cope with the challenges of teaching W/ Arturo Aviña

    Episode 43: Using humor to cope with the challenges of teaching W/ Arturo Aviña

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk with Arturo Aviña about using humor to cope with the challenges of teaching. Arturo is a Theatre teacher and Tik Tok Creator that showcases the realities of teaching in humorous ways! I hope that you enjoy the episode!

    • 16 min
    Episode 42: Book Talk W/ Dr. Frank Buck, author of "Get Organized Digitally!"

    Episode 42: Book Talk W/ Dr. Frank Buck, author of "Get Organized Digitally!"

    Hey, Y'all, we're back with a brand new episode! In this episode, I talk with Dr. Buck about digital organization through different digital platforms. Moreover, in his latest book, Get Organized Digitally! The Educators Guide to Time Management, Dr. Buck tells you tips and tricks on organizing yourself in this digital age. Lastly, the book will be available for purchase on December 29th, 2021. You can reach him and look at his other books through his website, FrankBuck.org. I hope that you enjoy the episode!

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Drconohiou ,

Great Show

This is an excellent show if you are an educator or someone who is interested in K-12 education. I strongly recommend checking it out. Alex offers a unique perspective that listeners will appreciate.

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Amazing!

Incredible podcast! There is a great variety of guests and perspectives to help unpack issues in education.

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Educational gold

You don’t have to be an educator to get something out of this podcast. Guides the conversations in such a natural way. I found this from my friends poetry and stayed for the ideas added to my mind and mindsets towards learning and teaching others.

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