34. Leading Literate Lives with Dr. Stephanie Affinito

Michele Schmidt MooreDesign Lessons Podcast

Hey Designers, Are you ready to design a happy, healthy, and creative season, then you will love this episode with Dr. Stephanie Affinito, the author of Leading Literate Lives. Stephanie provides us with 3 tips that will help us to design a creative summer and beyond. She shares with us how reading and writing can have some of the same … Read More

32. Restoring Relationships with Joshua Stamper

Michele Schmidt MooreDesign Lessons Podcast

Hey Designers, Welcome back! In this episode, we are continuing our conversation with Joshua Stamper, an assistant principal in Texas and the host of the Aspire Leadership podcast. This is part two, so if you missed his first episode, go back and listen to that first. Josh talks about one of his other passions, using trauma informed practices and restorative … Read More

31. Aspire to Lead with Joshua Stamper

Michele Schmidt MooreDesign Lessons Podcast

Hey Designers, Have I got a treat for you with this episode. Joshua Stamper, who an assistant principal in North Texas and also host of the Aspire Leadership Development podcast is joining us. Josh and I had such a great conversation full of stories and connections that I’m sharing it over the next two episodes. In this episode, we will … Read More

29. the Antidote to Feeling Burned Out

Michele Schmidt MooreDesign Lessons Podcast

Hey Designers, Last year this time we were finishing up a year having moved to remote teaching and my advice to you then was to reflect  and reframe.  I asked you to reflect on your practice and double down on the good stuff for the reopening of school. In fact, that was the first episode of Design Lessons, so for … Read More

28. Engage Your Students with REAL Connections

Michele Schmidt MooreDesign Lessons Podcast

Hey Designers, In episode 27 we looked at how to use Design Thinking to level up your life.  In this episode, I’m sharing with you the REAL Instructional Framework that employs design thinking to create a strategic learning pathway that is anchored in a real world opportunity. This episode was originally a presentation I did for the Association of Middle … Read More