They Don’t Want Your Answers; They Want Your Support

Dave SchmittouBlog, Lead Better

TL;DR: As a school leader, those you serve don’t just want your answers, they want your support. Show your support by being a part of the school, delegating to empower, and celebrating risks. “They” don’t really need you to tell them what to do. “They” don’t even really need your permission. Who is “they”? They are the people you are … Read More

Ep 170 The Transformed Teacher with Meredith Newlin

Tre GammageBlog

2:00 The Importance of Teacher Self-care and Teacher Well-being 10:35 Ways to Practice Self-Care 19:00 Power Hour 21:20 Connecting with yourself 25:37 The Transformed Teacher Links: Apple: Spotify:  Tre’ Gammage · Ep 170 The Transformed Teacher- Meredith Newlin

Tech Tips to Teach Smarter

Erin HallBlog, Tech Better

TL;DR: Teach smarter by using tech tips such as forcing copies of electronic documents, planning office hours, and pre-recording direct instruction. Use Google Calendar to create a student sign-up for office hours and Google Meet for screen recording! This is the first post in a monthly series specifically aimed at supporting new teachers. Congratulations! You’ve made it through two months … Read More

Give Joy a Chance

Jillian DuBoisBlog, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: Among all of the changes this school year, students just want to know they can still do what they love. Going through this school year brings an opportunity for a major transformation in pedagogy. Despite so many things being different than original expectations, educators will adapt to the changes like they always do. My favorite part of each new … Read More

Letting Go of Limiting Beliefs

Lindsay TitusBlog, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: Limiting beliefs are beliefs we hold about ourselves that are not true, and that can hold us back personally and professionally. When you find a limiting belief is holding you back, ask yourself 3 simple questions and rewrite the answers as truth statements! Are your limiting beliefs limiting your growth? A limiting what? This was my initial reaction the … Read More