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Join Weston, Molly, and a bottle of wine as we use iconic teaching moments from movies and television as a vehicle to reflect on instructional practice. We invite you to laugh, agree or disagree, and work toward discovering exactly who you are and where you stand as an educator. Weston is a former high school teacher and administrator who now works as a Senior Fellow with the International Center for Leadership in Education. His work as a keynoter and instructional coach has afforded him the opportunity to learn alongside teachers and administrators from all 50 states and more than 30 countries around the world. Molly is a former elementary and middle school teacher who now works with teens and young adults in parochial education programs around Colorado. She and Weston are the parents of two elementary aged children who provide additional fodder for an ed-centric podcast. Cheers!

Join Weston, Molly, and a bottle of wine as we use iconic teaching moments from movies and television as a vehicle to reflect on instructional practice. We invite you to laugh, agree or disagree, and work toward discovering exactly who you are and where you stand as an educator. Weston is a former high school teacher and administrator who now works as a Senior Fellow with the International Center for Leadership in Education. His work as a keynoter and instructional coach has afforded him the opportunity to learn alongside teachers and administrators from all 50 states and more than 30 countries around the world. Molly is a former elementary and middle school teacher who now works with teens and young adults in parochial education programs around Colorado. She and Weston are the parents of two elementary aged children who provide additional fodder for an ed-centric podcast. Cheers!
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Join Weston, Molly, and a bottle of wine as we use iconic teaching moments from movies and television as a vehicle to reflect on instructional practice. We invite you to laugh, agree or disagree, and work toward discovering exactly who you are and where you stand as an educator. Weston is a former high school teacher and administrator who now works as a Senior Fellow with the International Center for Leadership in Education. His work as a keynoter and instructional coach has afforded him the opportunity to learn alongside teachers and administrators from all 50 states and more than 30 countries around the world. Molly is a former elementary and middle school teacher who now works with teens and young adults in parochial education programs around Colorado. She and Weston are the parents of two elementary aged children who provide additional fodder for an ed-centric podcast. Cheers!

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English


Episodes

E54: Sesame Street

6/30/2019
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Live from Washington DC! Molly and Weston talk Sesame St and making sure all children see themselves and are seen by their teachers in today’s classrooms!

Duration:00:53:10

E53: Dumb and Dumber

6/23/2019
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Molly and Weston tackle the dumbest things we do in schools. Dumb and Dumber is the jumping off point on this week’s episode! Enjoy!

Duration:00:29:54

E52: Aladdin

6/16/2019
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Aladdin, the Genie, Molly, and Weston collaborate to discuss our three wishes for teachers and kids this summer!

Duration:00:30:36

E51: Saving Private Ryan

6/9/2019
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Molly and Weston make the case for social studies on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. Listen NOW!

Duration:00:30:43

E50: Back to the Future

6/2/2019
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Are the kids okay? Battling Biff Tannen and bully culture on this week’s episode!

Duration:00:34:50

E49: MacGyver

5/26/2019
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Providing kids the space and time to channel their inner MacGyver on this week’s episode!

Duration:00:32:30

E48: Bridesmaids

5/19/2019
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Are you setting the wrong goals for the wrong reasons? Bridesmaids and the value of measuring yourself against yourself on this week’s episode!

Duration:00:33:19

E47: Crazy,Stupid, Love.

5/12/2019
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What message does your attire send to kids? Believe it or not, much more than you might think. Crazy, Stupid, Love and crushing the culture of the sloppy professional on this week’s episode.

Duration:00:29:51

E46: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

5/5/2019
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Did you experience a math trauma as a student? Most of us did! Getting to the root of math traumas and how to avoid creating them for kids.

Duration:00:35:15

E45: School of Rock

4/28/2019
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Rock out with Wes and Molly as we talk School of Rock and the research behind art in education.

Duration:00:25:36

E44: Old School

4/21/2019
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Molly and Weston go hard in the paint on the college admissions scandal, lawnmower parenting/educating, and the messages we send kids around post-secondary education.

Duration:00:34:46

E43: Tommy Boy

2/23/2019
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Tommy Boy teaches us the three biggest challenges faced by new teachers. How do we cope? How can we support?

Duration:00:24:44

E42: Juno

2/1/2019
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Juno teaches us parenting and teaching lessons in social/emotional awareness on this episode!

Duration:00:28:01

E41: Mad Men

1/17/2019
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Why does receiving coaching sometimes make us Mad Men (and Mad Women)? See what we did there.

Duration:00:25:10

E40: Top Gun

1/15/2019
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Is competition healthy for kids? Is Top Gun an incredible movie? Yes and yes. Exploring both answers and what one has to do with the other in this episode of Teaching Keating.

Duration:00:28:51

E39: Bad Moms

10/18/2018
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Teachers will consistently struggle to educate kids who aren’t supported at home. Here’s what Bad Moms can teach parents and teachers alike to help kids be their best!

Duration:00:28:22

E38: The Usual Suspects

9/19/2018
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Keyser Soze, The Usual Suspects, and the science of storytelling in this week’s episode!

Duration:00:24:22

E37: The Sandlot

9/13/2018
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The Sandlot teaches us how to allow kids the space and time they need to develop essential life skills through play.

Duration:00:27:50

E36: Modern Family

3/6/2018
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Phil Dunphy shows us why working to be the effective teacher is a much better idea than trying to be the "cool" teacher.

Duration:00:29:43

E35: Olympics

2/27/2018
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Molly and Weston chat about what Olympians can teach us about developing grit and harnessing the intensity of some of our most challenging kids.

Duration:00:28:02