5 Tips for Cultivating Atomic Love & Joy

Livia ChanBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Lead Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better, Self Care Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: We can experience and cultivate atomic love and joy throughout our day and every day using the 5 tips suggested. Invest in getting to know yourself better. This helps when dealing with adversity. Know what brings you joy and cultivate it! Share love and appreciation. Don’t be afraid to say, “I love you.” Teach Better together. Lean on each … Read More

Episode 63: Solving Problems & Preventing Tragedies with Maria Barrera

Darrin PeppardLeaning Into Leadership

Clayful founder Maria Barrera stops by the show this week to talk about building resilience and adding skills for students to take on the challenges that life brings their way. Maria is on a mission to help kids improve their mental wellness, regardless of socioeconomic status. That, plus your weekly #PepTalk and so much more. MORE EPISODES

The Secret of Building Resilient Kids: Growth Mindset

Pamela HallBlog, Engage Better, Innovate Better, Lead Better, Lesson Plan Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better, Self Care Better

TL;DR: Learn to teach kids that failure is a process and never a final state. Mistakes are opportunities to learn, to fail forward, and keep growing. Use picture books to teach resilience and grit. Growth Mindset: No More Giving Up! So often, kids say, “I can’t” or “It’s too hard.” So how do we instill the notion that failure is … Read More

Get Yourself Out of the Trenches with Dr. Dana Goodier

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast

  In this latest episode, I’m chatting with Dana Goodier who ┬áhas served as a World Languages and English teacher and middle school administrator with over 21 years of experience . She completed her EdD in Educational Leadership in early 2020. Building off of her own growth as a teacher, she is dedicated to providing schools with techniques to minimize … Read More

Persevere Better: Understanding Grit and Resilience

Sanam EdwardsBlog, Lead Better, Teach Happier

TL;DR: What are the differences between grit and resilience? Grit is an intrinsic quality within a person that drives them to keep going. Resilience allows you to bounce back from hardships. If you already have grit within you, resilience will allow that fire to stay alive. Grit and Resilience I recently engaged with my learning network members about the difference … Read More