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Real Teaching 101 is everything your teacher prep program didn't prepare you for. We're Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey, three teacher advocates who have been where you are and know what you're going through. We believe that teachers are as important to education as the curriculum, and our goal is to support you as a teacher and a person. Listen every two weeks to hear us talk all things teaching and use our our Anti-PD tips to help you help yourself. If you're a current teacher, former teacher, soon-to-be teacher, or someone who works with teachers, this is the podcast for you. Hear us talk teaching with humor, honesty, and compassion. This is Real Teaching 101. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter @realteaching101 or e-mail us at realteaching101@gmail.com

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    • Education
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Real Teaching 101 is everything your teacher prep program didn't prepare you for. We're Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey, three teacher advocates who have been where you are and know what you're going through. We believe that teachers are as important to education as the curriculum, and our goal is to support you as a teacher and a person. Listen every two weeks to hear us talk all things teaching and use our our Anti-PD tips to help you help yourself. If you're a current teacher, former teacher, soon-to-be teacher, or someone who works with teachers, this is the podcast for you. Hear us talk teaching with humor, honesty, and compassion. This is Real Teaching 101. Connect with us on Instagram and Twitter @realteaching101 or e-mail us at realteaching101@gmail.com

    Critical Race Theory

    Critical Race Theory

    This week, Real Teaching 101 gets real. The ladies of Ambitious Ed discuss the current educational topic of critical race theory. What does it mean for history? Should schools be teaching it? What can teachers do to ensure students get factual and appropriate information? The episode addresses all this and the three Anti-PD tips will give you practical advice you can take with you. We know this episode may not be for everyone, and that's ok. Join us next class if you choose to pass.

    E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes. You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 35 min
    Leaving the Classroom with Daphne Williams of Teacher Career Coach

    Leaving the Classroom with Daphne Williams of Teacher Career Coach

    This week, the ladies of Ambitious Ed welcome Daphne Williams, the Teacher Career Coach. Are you tired, burnt out, or unsure of your teaching career? We've been there, and Daphne has too. After years of working as a 5th-grade teacher, Daphne realized teaching wasn't what she wanted to do with the rest of her life. She set out to create the support system she wished she had when she was completely burned out in the classroom and looking for her next step. Listen to her story and her tips to help you with whatever choice you're thinking of making. For the career quiz, a few of Daphne's favorite blogs, and to get 20% off the TCC course, use the Real Teaching 101 affiliate link here with RealTeaching as your coupon code.

    Follow Daphne on Instagram @TeacherCareerCoach or on Facebook at Teacher Career Coach. E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes, You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 46 min
    Side Hustles

    Side Hustles

    Feeling the need to supplement your income? This week on Real Teaching 101, the ladies of Ambitious Ed talk side hustles: what they are, how much they can help, and some creative ways to earn some extra bucks. Listen at the end for three Anti-PD tips to help you make the most of your side hustle.

    To read the articles Lauren mentions in the episode, visit: 
    We are Teachers 40 Ways Teachers Can Make Extra MoneySide Hustle Nation's Best Side Hustles for Teachers Mint's Side Hustles for Teachers
    E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes, used under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License. You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 23 min
    Having a Personal Life

    Having a Personal Life

    For many teachers, having a personal life is hard. You're on display, easily accessible, and lots of people have an opinion about what you do outside of the classroom. In today's episode of Real Teaching 101, Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey discuss their experiences having a personal life while navigating the teaching profession. Their Anti-PD tips will leave you with three strategies you can use to help keep a healthy work-life balance. To read the We Are Teachers article Meagan mentions click "27+ Free Counseling Options for Teachers"

    E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes, used under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License. You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 35 min
    Budgeting for Teachers

    Budgeting for Teachers

    Budgeting on a teacher's salary is a unique challenge. Today, Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey discuss the 50-30-20 rule and provide 3 tips to help you manage your finances.

    E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes, used under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License. You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 32 min
    Summer Vacation

    Summer Vacation

    Summer vacation- you want it just as much as the students do! Listen to your teacher friends and teacher advocates discuss what summer is really like for teachers and how to maximize your vacation days.

    E-mail Meagan, Lauren, and Lindsey at realteaching101@gmail.com. Follow them on Instagram @realteaching101 and on Twitter @realteaching101.

    Music is "Hot Shot" by Scott Holmes, used under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License. You can find his music at https://www.scottholmesmusic.com/ and https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/media-music-mix

    • 23 min

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