Episode 54: Share Your Story Series with Dr. Brandon Beck

Lindsay TitusDefine YOUniversity Podcast

Apple Podcast Spotify In this week’s episode, my guest, Dr. Brandon Beck shares all about his mission as an educator, coach, edupreneur, and so much more! The author of Unlocking Unlimited Potential, Brandon shares about how every educator, every student, every person, has unlimited potential within them, and shares strategies for how to unlock your own potential! In this episode … Read More

The Impact of Standardized Assessments

Brandon BeckBlog, Grade Better

TL;DR: Measuring student achievement using standardized assessments is inequitable. The story of Parks Middle School exemplifies the inequities of standardized assessments. Cheating on standardized tests led to teachers and administration guilty in court for racketeering. There’s a great opportunity now to reconsider and determine the best method to assess student progress to unlock unlimited potential. Standardized assessments is a “one … Read More

When the Growth Mindset Shines Bright

Brandon BeckBlog, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: Unlock the unlimited potential within yourself by modeling a growth mindset for students. Despite any setbacks or challenges, we have a say in where we focus our thoughts and energy. This post shares the story of Michael Jordan and how his growth mindset led him to success. Success never comes without obstacles to overcome. Buried deep within any of … Read More