Episode #65: Dave Schmittou

Dana GoodierOut of the Trenches Podcast

Dave Schmittou, Ed.D., is the author of 4 𝐛𝐨𝐨𝐀𝐬, has 4 𝐀𝐒𝐝𝐬, ran 5 𝐦𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐑𝐨𝐧𝐬, has done 2 ultras, 2014 Principal of the Year; 2018 College Educator of the YearΒ #π‹πšπ¬π­π’π§π π‹πžπšπ«π§π’π§π β€‹ and an active contributor to #TeachBetterTeam. Dave is currently a professor of Educational Leadership at Central Michigan University, a former elementary school principal, former middle school principal, assistant principal, coach, … 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

125: Chief Cheerleader of Teaching – Dave Schmittou chats with us about getting out of the way so teachers can try something big, being authentic for the right reasons, and why he calls himself the chief cheerleader of teaching.

Teach Better TeamTeach Better Talk Podcast

Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Author, Speaker, and Podcast Host, Dave Schmittou, chats with us about getting out of the way so teachers can try something big, being authentic for the right reasons, and why he calls himself the chief cheerleader of teaching. Dave shares how teaching his son to ride a bike changed how he looks at education, … Read More