084: The Empty Classroom

Welcome to Episode 84 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In today’s episode, I talk about the empty classroom¬†that all teachers face on the last day of school, and focus on how powerful standing in that moment can truly be. Three Points to Ponder When Standing in Your Empty Classroom An empty classroom at the end…

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082: The Fitting Room Perspective

Welcome to Episode 82 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In today’s episode, I want to encourage you to take on a Fitting Room Perspective in your teaching and take a moment to reflect on the importance of the little things we do each day as teachers. [shareable]When we teach students to set their individual bar…

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077: Two Minute Timeout For Teachers… Be a Rainbow

Welcome to Episode 77 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In today’s Two Minute Timeout for Teachers I want to encourage you to “Be a Rainbow in Someone’s Cloud.” Take a moment today to intentionally reach out to someone in your life who is in need of some positivity and brighten their day. [shareable cite=”Maya Angelou”]Try…

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076: Teach with the Sunrise

Welcome to Episode 76 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. We can learn a lot from a Sunrise. In today’s episode I talk about THREE very important lessons that teachers can learn to help them shine their light and increase their impact each day. [shareable cite=”Chuck Poole”]Although each new day may not be perfect, there will…

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072: Climb the Mountain

Welcome to Episode 72 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. Today’s episode is designed to encourage you to embrace your strength as a teacher and realize that no matter what may come your way, you can climb the mountain. [shareable cite=”Chuck Poole”]Teachers are strong enough to understand that the obstacles in front of them are nothing…

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070: The POWER of Patience in a Teacher's Commute

Welcome to Episode 70 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In this episode I focus on the ‘Teacher’s Commute’ we all share, and encourage you to embrace the journey. By the end, you will be able to reflect on HOW the POWER of Patience can transform the experience you offer to your students each day. [shareable…

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066: Iron Sharpens Iron… There is POWER in the Process

Welcome to Episode 66 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast.¬†In this episode I talk about the saying “Iron Sharpens Iron” and discuss the deeper meaning behind it so that, as teachers, we can do our best to sharpen each other day by day. The goal is to challenge you, make you think, and inspire you to…

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064: Teaching In The Rain

Welcome to Episode 64 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In today’s episode I talk about the drizzle and the steady downpour that we all experience in teaching. The goal is to reflect on, and remember, the powerful lesson that comes at the end. Learn and grow from the drizzle, surround yourself with a support system…

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062: The Impact of YOUR Teaching Shadow

Welcome to Episode 62 of the Teachonomy Talks podcast. In this episode I talk about the impact of your Teaching Shadow, and how positioning yourself correctly can help you grow. [shareable]Nobody has it all figured out, and those that think they do are most likely the most lost of all.[/shareable] The Impact of YOUR Teaching…

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Teaching on the Island of Misfit Toys

Watching the 1964 TV special Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer is a Christmas tradition for many people around the world. It is the story of a young red-nosed reindeer who is bullied for being different. He teams up with a toy-making elf who wants to be a dentist, and they set out on an adventure…

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