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In the Teach 4 the Heart podcast, Linda Kardamis shares ideas and inspiration to help you overcome your teaching challenges and make a lasting difference in your students’ lives. Designed for Christian teachers in both public and private schools, Teach 4 the Heart strives to present every discussion from a Biblical perspective. Season 1 will discuss classroom management. Future season's topics TBA but will likely include work/life balance, how our faith should affect our teaching, and more.

In the Teach 4 the Heart podcast, Linda Kardamis shares ideas and inspiration to help you overcome your teaching challenges and make a lasting difference in your students’ lives. Designed for Christian teachers in both public and private schools, Teach 4 the Heart strives to present every discussion from a Biblical perspective. Season 1 will discuss classroom management. Future season's topics TBA but will likely include work/life balance, how our faith should affect our teaching, and more.

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United States

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In the Teach 4 the Heart podcast, Linda Kardamis shares ideas and inspiration to help you overcome your teaching challenges and make a lasting difference in your students’ lives. Designed for Christian teachers in both public and private schools, Teach 4 the Heart strives to present every discussion from a Biblical perspective. Season 1 will discuss classroom management. Future season's topics TBA but will likely include work/life balance, how our faith should affect our teaching, and more.

Language:

English


Episodes

Special: Coping with Missing Our Students & Teaching

3/27/2020
Are you missing your students? Missing teaching? Let's talk about what to do with all these challenging emotions.

Duration:00:08:41

Special: Coping with Uncertainty

3/26/2020
As teachers, we like plans! So how do we cope with all the uncertainty all around us? Join us as we discuss how Gospel hope can help us navigate this unique challenge.

Duration:00:11:32

QT: Encouragement for Dealing with Difficult Students

3/26/2020
Teaching difficult students can be, well, difficult. But taking a long-term view can be extremely helpful. Join us to discover what that looks like – and how it will help you persevere. Grab your copy of Take Heart & Teach at www.teach4theheart.com/books

Duration:00:04:31

COVID Special: How Do I Know I’m Doing Enough for My Students?

3/24/2020
As you face distance learning & COVID closures, do you find yourself wondering if you’re doing enough for your students? In this special episode, we look at Biblical principles that will help you serve your students without taking on too much.

Duration:00:14:49

QT: Working Without Stress by Resting in God

3/23/2020
I've always thought of work and rest as two separate things, but God is showing me the amazing power of working out of rest. I explain what that means in this quick episode. Grab your copy of Take Heart & Teach at www.teach4theheart.com/take-heart.

Duration:00:04:50

Special Episode: Responding to COVID-19

3/19/2020
Life looks so different than it did a week ago. In this special episode, we discuss how we at Teach 4 the Heart are seeking to support you during this challenging time. You’ll also hear words of encouragement and ideas for how to keep faith and focus while we wait.

Duration:00:14:29

News: Teaching Jobs Board

3/18/2020
We just released a teaching jobs board where you can submit and search job openings. If you know of an opening, please let the community know about it. And if you’re searching for a job, you can view recommendations as well. Simply head to www.teach4theheart.com/jobs to view or submit teaching job openings.

Duration:00:03:04

QT: How to Make Lessons Engaging (even when they aren’t fun)

3/16/2020
Do you ever feel like lessons or activities have to be fun in order to be engaging? Well, that’s not true! There are other ways to make lessons engaging, and we’ll share them in today’s episode. For more ideas, join us for the free Respectful, Responsible, & Engaged training at www.teach4theheart.com/trainings.

Duration:00:04:28

QT: Why Your Classroom Management Isn’t Working

3/12/2020
Do you ever wonder why your classroom management isn’t working? I reveal the answer in today’s episode. Join us for our FREE Classroom Management Solutions training at www.teach4theheart.com/trainings.

Duration:00:05:54

137: When Teachers Experience Trauma (and How to Heal)

3/9/2020
Last July Janyne McConnaughey joined us to discuss trauma-sensitive teaching and how to support students affected by trauma. But what about when we as teachers are dealing with the effects of trauma? Join us for an enlightening conversation about how trauma might be impacting us as teachers - and how to find healing and hope. Get notes & links at www.teach4theheart.com/137

Duration:00:35:44

News: Free Classroom Management Live Training

3/7/2020
We hope you can join us in one of our upcoming classroom management trainings! Both are free and take place online. Classroom Management Solutions is Monday, March 16 and will teach you 5 steps to regain control of your classroom and create a calm learning environment. Respectful, Responsible, & Engaged takes place Thursday, March 19 and focuses on how to combat student apathy, better engage your students, and create a culture where students respect each other – and you. Both are free,...

Duration:00:03:42

QT: How to Balance Firmness & Kindness in the Classroom

3/5/2020
Do you ever feel tension with wanting to be kind but feeling you should be more strict? Join us for a quick conversation about how to balance kindness & firmness in the classroom. Join us in our upcoming FREE classroom management live trainings at www.teach4theheart.com/trainings.

Duration:00:04:17

QT: Let’s Reframe Interruptions as Opportunities

3/2/2020
No one longs for a discipline issue to interrupt their day, but what if those interruptions are actually important opportunities - opportunities God has brought you to help that student learn and grow? Join us as we consider this together. Join one of our free trainings at www.teach4theheart.com/trainings.

Duration:00:04:00

QT: What Makes a Day Successful?

2/27/2020
As teachers, we often count a day successful if our lessons go well, the kids mostly behave, or we get a lot done. But is God’s measure of a successful day? Let’s consider this important question together. Join us in Teach with Faith, not Fear or Teach for Eternity at https://academy.teach4theheart.com.

Duration:00:04:09

136: How to Handle Constructive Criticism

2/24/2020
None of us enjoy negative feedback, but how we respond to it can truly change the course of our career. Will we get upset and defensive? Or will we use it as an opportunity to grow? Get the notes and links at www.teach4theheart.com/podcast136 Find out more about CEAI at www.teach4theheart.com/ceai

Duration:00:14:12

QT: When Parents Are Frustrated

2/20/2020
If you’ve been teaching long, you’ve probably been the target of a parent’s stress and frustration. But rather than taking it personally, we can understand where this frustration is likely coming from and respond with compassion. Listen to discover how! Join Beyond Classroom Management at www.teach4theheart.com/beyond

Duration:00:04:57

QT: When Parents Ask Something Unreasonable

2/17/2020
Parents often make unreasonable requests – often without even realizing quite how unreasonable they are. Today we discuss how we should respond to them. Find out more about Classroom Management 101 at www.teach4theheart.com/cm101.

Duration:00:05:16

News: Join the FREE Take Heart & Teach Book Club

2/14/2020
Could you use some encouragement, inspiration, and fresh ideas? Join us in the free Take Heart & Teach book club where you’ll discover how to teach with excellence, balance, and the joy of the Lord – even when things are crazy. Simply head to www.teach4theheart.com/bookclub to get started.

Duration:00:03:13

QT: Time to Reteach Procedures

2/13/2020
Now is the perfect time to shore up & reteach your procedures. Listen to discover tips & resources to help you do just that. Join the free 5-Day Classroom Management Tune-Up at www.teach4theheart.com/tuneup Start the free Classroom Management Minicourse at www.teach4theheart.com/minicourse

Duration:00:04:03

#135: How to Promote Worldview Thinking in the Classroom

2/10/2020
No matter where you teach, helping students understand worldview is important. In Christian schools, we want to guide them towards Biblical thinking; and in public schools, we can ask questions that will cause them to consider these important questions for themselves. Join us for an enlightening conversation with Eric Reenders, author of Rooftop Perspectives. Get notes & links at www.teach4theheart.com/135 Find out more about the Christian Educators’ Virtual Summit at...

Duration:00:29:33