Educators share stories from inside the educational world to showcase the powerful and significant impact that educators have. But what about you? Who was the educator who had the greatest impact on you? What was it about this educator that was special, or made you feel special? What could we all do to be that person for someone else?
Jen Leban Takes Us Back to Art Class
In our final episode for Season 2, we talk with Jen Leban all about the life of a middle school art teacher. Shenanigans ensue.
Megan Schmidt Tells Stories Of Math, Gender, & Statistics
An elementary teacher, a middle school teacher, and a doctoral student walk into a podcast...
Listen to the stories that 14-year veteran math teacher tells to Josh and Mandy as she describes her work transitioning to a doctoral student looking at stats. and gender stereotypes. Fascinating stuff.
Andrea Childes Tells The Power Of Social Media & Global Read Aloud
Join Josh and Mandy as they talk with elementary teacher Andrea Childes about how she uses the power of social media to share and learn new ideas. Plus, hear how Andrea succeeds in asking authors for advance copies of their work so she can include great books in her global read aloud.
Justin Aion Makes The Deep Analogy Between Games & Teaching
Justin and Josh turn into two nerds sharing stories about memory castles, dungeons and dragons, and hooks to deliver instruction at the point of highest student engagement. Why do students disengage in our classrooms? Justin takes on a journey through a fantastic and deep analogy.
Amy Storer Shares The Story Of Becoming A Teacher
Josh and Mandy talks with Amy Storer, instructional coach, who shares stories about her love of hard rock music and more. The group discusses becoming a teacher, and Josh gets emotional when thinking about parents. For more stories, check out bit.ly/storiesinedu1
Doug Robertson Is The Weird Teacher
Josh and Mandy are joined by 14 year veteran teacher Doug Robertson as he shares stories from inside his classroom and from the books that he's written over the years. The group talks about hooks, experiences, and reading. Fun and deep-thinking stories are plentiful this week. bit.ly/storiesinedu1
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There’s nothing better than people you admire on the mic together sharing their stories on how they impact the profession and how those they serve impact them in return. Passionate hosts, inspiring guests, excellent content. I am loving this show!