42: Pamper Triggers – Dan Tricarico chats with us about finding the things that make you zen.

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Listen to episode 42 of the teach better talk podcast with Dan Tricarico - The Zen Teacher

25+ year veteran teacher, and author of “The Zen Teacher,” Dan Tricarico, chats with us about working with teachers to reduce stress and increase their self care to avoid burn out. Dan talks about when he knew he had found something that teachers needed, shares a story of connecting content to a student’s real life, and how he hijacked a negative word and made it awesome.

Episode Highlights

  • 2:16 – Dan introduces himself.
  • 3:36 – Dan’s failure.
  • 6:39 – Dan’s success.
  • 9:54 – What’s got Dan excited about education.
  • 12:00 – Dan’s advice to new teachers.
  • 13:54 – Dan talks a bit about his book, “The Zen Teacher.”
  • 16:21 – One of Dan’s favorite strategies from his books: Pamper triggers.
  • 19:53 – 6 questions answered in 15 seconds or less.
  • 22:36 – How to connect with Dan.

Dan’s Recommendations

Links to Connect With Dan

Dan’s Books


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