Episode 34-From Tears to Triumphs, On a Mission to Develop Novice Teacher w/Taylor Gilley

Elissa FrazierDesigned To Thrive Podcast

On this episode instructional leader, Taylor Gilley, talks about the ways she develops novice teachers to thrive in multicultural and urban classrooms. She shares how her own experiences going through an alternative certification program shaped her perspective, as well as how she found mentors who transformed her teaching trajectory. Taylor Gilley Lead Instructional Specialist in an urban school district in … Read More

Using the Backwards Design to Reach Your Goals

Erin HealeyBlog, Connect Better, Lesson Plan Better

TL;DR: Use the backwards design in your life to move toward your goals in a clear way. Plan your journey by creating a list of manageable steps to get to your goal. Write out your list, create a timeline, and give each task a reasonable deadline. A goal-setting template PDF download is shared. Welcome back to our ‘Begin Better’ series … Read More

Voices at the Table

Colissa JordanBlog, Connect Better

TL;DR: Both veteran and novice teachers have things they can learn from one another. All teachers should feel confident in sharing with others, as all voices at the table bring value. “So tell me what you want, what you really, really want I wanna, (ha) I wanna, (ha) I wanna, (ha) I wanna, (ha) I wanna really, really, really wanna … Read More