A Conversation with Erin Hoffman Austin

Elijah CarbajalShut Up and Teach

Erin Hoffman Austin stopped by to chat with me today. We discussed her role as an educator who is making art history and learning a second language relevant to her students. She is a music enthusiast, so we also discussed music’s place in the classroom. MORE EPISODES

A Conversation with Mark Henry

Elijah CarbajalShut Up and Teach

Today I spoke with Mark Henry, a special education paraprofessional. Mark and I had a great conversation about inclusion, special education, and building healthy relationships with students. Check it out! MORE EPISODES

2022 Teach Better Podcast Summit Recap

Joshua StamperBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: The Teach Better Podcast Summit provided an opportunity for educational podcasters to showcase the work they do. These podcasters provided a plethora of amazing resources, experiences, and advice for educators around the world. As summer began, the Teach Better Team showcased some of the most successful educational podcasters in the industry for our podcast network to learn from their … Read More

Aspire to Lead: The Value of a PLN

Alex T. ValencicBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better

TL;DR Build your PLN as you listen, read, and connect. Find support as you connect with others. Being alone as a leader is a choice. The Value of a PLN: Building a PLN For some, building a PLN (a personal or professional learning network) starts with social media, such as Twitter. While it is true that I have been a … Read More

Episode #161: Dr. Chad Lang

Dana GoodierOut of the Trenches Podcast

Dr. Chad Lang is the Dir. of School Improvement and HR in Glenwood CSD, Glenwood, IA. He is a current author and researcher of grading and assessment; extracurricular participation in schools; school leadership; school improvement. He graduated from University of Northern Iowa with a BA, Social Science Education. He was a High School Government and American History teacher 2005-2013 and … Read More