A podcast for K-12 educators covering the ever-changing learning landscape. From educators in the classroom to leaders outside of the field of education, every moment is a chance to create connections, share stories, and explore the ideas and innovations that will influence the future. Teachers in America is produced by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, The Learning Company™, inspiring the thinkers and doers of tomorrow.
Lessons in Language and Loss Feat. Angelica Moreno
Meet Angelica Moreno, a Spanish kindergarten teacher at the Dual Language Academy at Dr. Sue Shook Elementary in El Paso, Texas. This week's discussion includes the struggles of students (and their parents) as they learn a new language, the effect of the El Paso Walmart shooting on the community, and the school's reaction to losing one of their own to COVID-19.
Teachers in America profiles K–12 teachers across the country. Hear firsthand from the people who are shaping young lives in the classroom every day. If you or someone you know would be a good candidate for Teachers in America, please email us at email@example.com.
Becoming Ms. Earth Feat. Juliana Urtubey
Meet Juliana Urtubey, co-teacher and instructional strategist at Kermit R. Booker Senior Innovative Elementary School in Clark County School District, Nevada. Juliana is the 2021 Nevada Teacher of the Year and one of the four finalists for the 2021...
From Foster Care to VA Teacher of the Year Feat. Anthony Swann
Meet Anthony Swann, a fifth grade teacher in Rocky Mount, Virginia. An advocate for hope and empathy when it comes to students contending with trauma, Anthony was named the 2021 Virginia Teacher of the Year.Teachers in America profiles K–12 teachers...
Podcast: Creating Classroom Content Worth Watching Feat. CJ Reynolds
Meet CJ Reynolds, a high school teacher in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. By creating the teacher YouTube channel Real Rap with Reynolds, he has discovered that what might be ordinary for his classroom, could be someone else's extraordinary.Teachers in...
Shaking Up the Kindergarten Curriculum Feat. LaNesha Tabb
Meet LaNesha Tabb, a kindergarten teacher at the Metropolitan School District in Lawrence Township in Indianapolis, Indiana. After starting a blog called Education with an Apron, LaNesha turned her sights on writing a book about the importance of...
Season Three Trailer
Find out what's up next on Season 3 of Teachers in America. Host and former teacher Noelle Morris gives you the scoop!
Real stories from real teachers!
My favorite episode thus far has been the Wilson episode after listening to Rachel's story about how she idolized her teachers growing up and how it inspired her to become a teacher. To then hear how those pressures have impacted the trajectory of Wilson's career in the education profession is such a great dichotomy.
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I love love love that this podcast includes real teachers. Great to hear their perspectives on life & learning.