31: Stay true to who you are. – Barb Baker shares why staying true to yourself and your students is priority #1

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Listen to episode 31 of Teach Better Talk Podcast

20 year veteran, Barb Baker, chats with us about giving ownership back to our students, why we must never stop learning, and why she feels truly blessed to do what she does every day.

Barb shares how she has built a culture in her class that embraces failure and encourages trying new things, and why we must invest in our students first.

Episode Highlights

  • 1:51 – Barb introduces herself.
  • 2:42 – Barb’s failure.
  • 6:28 – Barb’s success.
  • 9:17 – What’s got Barb excited about education right now.
  • 15:49 – Ways to approach issues with student attendance.
  • 18:18 – Barb’s advice for new teachers.
  • 22:51 – 6 questions answered in 15 seconds or less.
  • 27:40 – How to connect with Barb

Barb’s Recommendations

Links to Connect With Barb


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