Skull and Crossbones Stories: Dave Burgess and the Odyssey of Teaching

Elijah CarbajalShut Up and Teach

On this episode, I had the privilege of speaking with a man who has had a tremendous impact on my teaching philosophies and practices: Dave Burgess. Dave Burgess has been making a huge impact in the world of education for over 10 years. His book¬†Teach Like a Pirate¬†(a New York Times Best Seller) has influenced educators all around the world, … Read More

Elijah Starts His 10th Year of Teaching!

Elijah CarbajalShut Up and Teach

It’s hard to believe that this will be my 10th year of teaching! I have learned a lot during these last ten years. On this episode I share some of the things I’ve learned. Thanks for joining me, as I reflect on 10 years of teaching! MORE EPISODES

A Place They Love Podcast Study Pt. 3: Relationships First

Elijah CarbajalShut Up and Teach

Melisa Hayes, a teacher in Ohio, told me recently that she starts her planning by thinking about the kids first, She couldn’t be more spot on! Positive student/teacher relationships are important and make a huge difference in the lives of students. In this episode, we look at the ways we can build healthy relationships with our students. MORE EPISODES