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The Teach Joyfully Podcast is a conversational education podcast equipping and empowering elementary teachers to get organized, take control of their time and teach with skill and confidence without giving up their personal time. Specializing in teacher success, Lisa Burns is a veteran teacher, mom of 5, teacher success coach and workshop provider. She delivers her best advice, encouragement, expert interviews and shines the light on teachers doing great things in education today. You can expect to see honest conversations with industry peers, fabulous teachers in the trenches, help for finding a balance in life and coaching on what really works in real classrooms from her personal teaching and instructional coaching experience. Tactical tips, step-by-step plans to empower teachers to renew their passion and develop the skills and confidence they need to be amazing teachers who are able to leave work at work so they will stay in education and teach joyfully every day.

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The Teach Joyfully Podcast is a conversational education podcast equipping and empowering elementary teachers to get organized, take control of their time and teach with skill and confidence without giving up their personal time. Specializing in teacher success, Lisa Burns is a veteran teacher, mom of 5, teacher success coach and workshop provider. She delivers her best advice, encouragement, expert interviews and shines the light on teachers doing great things in education today. You can expect to see honest conversations with industry peers, fabulous teachers in the trenches, help for finding a balance in life and coaching on what really works in real classrooms from her personal teaching and instructional coaching experience. Tactical tips, step-by-step plans to empower teachers to renew their passion and develop the skills and confidence they need to be amazing teachers who are able to leave work at work so they will stay in education and teach joyfully every day.

    Why You're Feeling Stuck and How to Get Started Again

    Why You're Feeling Stuck and How to Get Started Again

    When overwhelm sets in and you simply can't make a move left or right, much less forward, it can feel like you're walking through mud. Stuck. Barely moving. Everything seems like it's conspiring to keep you in place as the rest of life rushes past. Maybe you have teacher friends who are just embracing the situation and moving on but for some reason you just are just stuck.

    How do you get unstuck and back on track so you can move forward and enjoy teaching again?

    • 18 min
    Building Community and Teaching Expectations with Picture Books

    Building Community and Teaching Expectations with Picture Books

    Classroom teachers have battled behavior issues as long as there have been schools.

    Whether you're going to be teaching online or preparing for next year in the classroom, teaching students your expectations is important in creating a smooth running classroom and students who know the boundaries and expectations. That doesn't change no matter where you teach.

    Using read alouds is a simple strategy to help you teach all the important norms in your classroom and begin to develop a positive culture.

    • 12 min
    Side Hustles for Teachers - Teaching with Outschool

    Side Hustles for Teachers - Teaching with Outschool

    Imagine being in control of your curriculum, teaching the way you KNOW works and working on your schedule. 

    Sounds impossible, right?! It's completely possible with Outschool.

    Have you heard about it? Well on this week's episode, I take a minute to talk you though this teaching option.

    Teaching with Outschool is REAL. I know many teachers who have moved to this platform and have had great success generating an income and having fun doing it.

    • 9 min
    How Self Care is the Key to Not Just Surviving, But Thriving as a Teacher

    How Self Care is the Key to Not Just Surviving, But Thriving as a Teacher

    What does it take to not just survive but to THRIVE as an educator? Teaching is HARD! The To Do lists are endless, the time crunch all day is real and you are asked to do more every year. The bathroom breaks are almost non-existent some days, and the kids are what make it all worth it. In fact, you’d do just about anything for your students and often do even at your own expense. Which means by the middle of the year, you’re often surviving, not thriving.

    • 38 min
    How to Have the Right Words at the Right Time for Better Classroom Management

    How to Have the Right Words at the Right Time for Better Classroom Management

    Do you ever act in frustration when your students are misbehaving and then regret your words it later?

    I have a simple strategy to help you avoid that mistake. Here's a simple strategy to help you have the right words to say in the moment with no regrets later.

    • 7 min
    How Teaching Students to Emotionally Regulate Will Transform Your Classroom Management

    How Teaching Students to Emotionally Regulate Will Transform Your Classroom Management

    Has classroom management ever worn you out? Nearly every day? For a good part of the year?

    Today is all about helping those students who struggle with their behavior nearly every single day. Now, let me just set the stage for you for a minute. If you've ever spent for an entire school year struggling to help a student [or students] regulate their emotions [and therefore their behavior], you're on a first name basis overwhelm and exhaustion. Well, this episode will help you begin to change that.

    • 57 min

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Insights from the veteran

Great podcast for beginner teachers and experienced ones alike. Lisa's insights clearly come from her veteran experience and are a valuable addition to your teaching practice.

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