Empowering Educators Through Podcasting

Nilmini Ratwatte-HenstridgeBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better

TL;DR: The post discusses the importance of showcasing the “teacher voice” in education through podcasting, exemplified by the voicEd Radio podcast hosted by Doug Peterson. The podcast provides a collaborative platform for educators to share knowledge and insights, complemented by Doug’s education blog, “doug — off the record.” This post highlights education’s transformative journey toward innovation and excellence. It also … Read More

Mental Health Awareness: 3 Key Ways to Be There for Students

William AndresenBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: Students need to feel visible and cared for. Say “hi” to each student, by name, every day. Educators who do this will create a small, but tangible and meaningful reminder for students that they are visible and cared for. Cheer students on. As educators, we have a wonderful opportunity to show up, demonstrate our interest in them as people, … Read More

S4 Episode 13 – Josh is Going to be a Principal

Joshua BuckleyPunk Rock Classrooms Podcast

Punk Rock Classrooms · S4 E13 – Josh Is Going To Be A Principal On this episode, Josh and Mike discuss Josh’s new job for the 2023-2024 school year! Josh was just named the new principal of Highland Arts Elementary in Mesa, AZ! The punks discuss the school, Josh meeting his new colleagues, and Mike gives him a bit of … Read More

S4 Reflection 11 Mike – Muscling Through

Joshua BuckleyPunk Rock Classrooms Podcast

Punk Rock Classrooms · S4 Reflection 11 Mike – Muscling Through Reflection is an important part of what we believe in here at xPRCx. Working on ourselves to better parts of our community, better educators, and better people. If we want our scene to be one where we all get better, we need to reflect on where we are at … Read More

S4 Episode 12 – Hitting Reset

Joshua BuckleyPunk Rock Classrooms Podcast

Punk Rock Classrooms · S4 E12 – Hitting Reset On this episode Mike and Josh discuss hitting reset at school. Mike just had two rough weeks in a row and Josh is about to come back from spring break. Sometimes we need to wipe the slate clean and hit reset and find a way to start over on the right … Read More