122: Find the moment and reflect. – William Illingworth chats with us about engaging in the hard topics, admitting when you fail, and the power of finding a moment to reflect.

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William Illingworth chats with us about engaging in the hard topics, admitting when you fail, and the power of finding a moment to reflect.

William talks about how he is like a 3rd party reflection point, and shares a personal story of why we need to celebrate everything.

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Episode Highlights

  • 0:58 – Chatting about the new book from Thomas C. Murray, “Personal and Authentic.”
  • 5:50 – Previewing the episode with William Illingworth.
  • 8:52 – William introduces himself.
  • 10:22 – William’s failure: Rolling out a new vendor solution, and having to go back to the old solution when it failed.
  • 15:13 – William’s success: Implementing Nearpod to increase engagement.
  • 20:11 – What’s got William excited about education: Discourse.
  • 23:23 – William’s advice for new teachers: Reflect.
  • 26:17 – 6 questions answered in 15  seconds or less.
  • 29:40 – How to connect with William.

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