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Teachers Aid is new for 2018 with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper - We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.

Teachers Aid is new for 2018 with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper - We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.
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Teachers Aid is new for 2018 with Mandy Froehlich and Jon Harper - We've refocused the show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in to get social and emotional support for the very personal challenges teachers face. We promise you that you won't hear educators talking like this every day.

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Give Me a Break: Five Tips to Do More, By Doing Less

8/18/2018
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We're constantly planning, moving, doing, and going. This is the life of a teacher. Even our breaks are used to get things done. Our guest says it's critical that we learn to take a break. Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @DanielPink @bamradionetwork Daniel H. Pink is the author of six provocative books — including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which has spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. His other books include the long-running...

Duration:00:11:42

Feeling Guilty: I Do More with My Students than My Own Kids

7/23/2018
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We spend all day with other people's children and often find that by the time we get home we too exhausted to give much of ourselves to our own children. For many, this is a source of guilt. What can we do about it? Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @Karin DellAntonia @bamradionetwork Caroline Pugh is the Chief of Staff at CareJourney, a healthcare data analytics company based in Washington D.C. Caroline was previously the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of VirtualU, a...

Duration:00:13:19

When Your Teaching Life is Disrupted: Facing Health Issues

7/8/2018
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Teachers are routinely focused on supporting students. What happens internally when a health challenge forces us to attend to ourselves? Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @Mr_B_Teacher @kayehenrickson @bamradionetwork Kaye Henrickson is a western Wisconsin education consultant, former Middle School educator of 25 years, and a breast cancer THRIVER. Justin Birckbichler is a fourth-grade teacher in Spotyslvania, VA and a Google for Education Certified Innovator. Justin presents about...

Duration:00:13:31

Teaching Today: This Is Not What I Signed Up To Do: Now What?

6/23/2018
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Teaching has evolved in ways that are very different from what many educators expected when they chose this career. What's a teacher to do? Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @Trevormuir @bamradionetwor Trevor Muir is a teacher, speaker, and author of the book, The Epic Classroom: How to Boost Engagement, Make Learning Memorable, and Transform Lives. His viral videos for educators can be found at trevormuir.com and at his Facebook page, The Epic Classroom.

Duration:00:12:44

I'm a Teacher Struggling with Depression: Am I Really Alone?

5/26/2018
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In this episode, we talk about educators who struggle with depression. Our hosts share their own experiences and discuss why coping starts with taking time for yourself. Follow: @jonHarper70bd @froehlichm @bamradionetwork Mandy Froehlich is the Director of Innovation and Technology in Ripon, WI. She also consults, presents and keynotes nationally on teacher engagement, edtech, leadership, and climate & culture. Jon Harper was an elementary school teacher for ten years, a math coach for...

Duration:00:09:55

GUILT: I'm Working 60 Hours and I Feel that I'm Not Doing Enough

5/13/2018
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We all know that teaching is more demanding than ever, and we rise every day giving all we have to the challenge. But if you ever feel like you are not good enough to do all that is expected of you, this is the episode you'll want to hear. Follow @thezenteacher @froehlichm @ jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork Dan Tricarico has been a high school English teacher for over twenty years. He is author of The Zen Teacher: Creating Focus, Simplicity, and Tranquility in the Classroom (DBC, Inc....

Duration:00:12:16

How Some Teachers Find Time to Teach, Sleep, Live, and Love

4/18/2018
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Finding the time, saving time, making time, and making up time lost are challenges most of us struggle to manage. There just never seems to be enough time to do all that is expected of us. This teacher has dedicated her career to solving the time issues teachers face and has come up with some proven, practical strategies to help you teach, sleep, live, and love. Follow @Angela_Watson @froehlichm @ jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork Angela Watson is National Board Certified Teacher...

Duration:00:16:33

Three Educators Talk About How They Battle and Overcome Self-Doubt

2/22/2018
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Self-doubt is more pervasive in education than we admit. We close our classroom doors, do the best we can, but often quietly question ourselves on many levels. In this segment, a teacher, a principal, and an educator turned consultant talk about how they keep self-doubt, from limiting them. Follow @PeterMDeWitt @froehlichm @ jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork. Mandy Froehlich is the Director of Innovation and Technology in Ripon, WI. She also consults, presents and keynotes nationally on...

Duration:00:10:53

I said..."Teachers Are Lonely" - Unmasking the Personal Crisis of Teacher Isolation

1/27/2018
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Do you spend the day surrounded by students and peers yet feel lonely? You're not alone. Many teachers feel the same way you do. No, it's not just a new teachers. It's not just innovative teachers. It's not just veteran teachers. Follow @froehlichm @forthekiddoes @ jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork Dr. Valerie King is a teacher of gifted and advanced "Littles" in metro Atlanta. She has a heart for being relevant with kids and teachers and challenging things in education that don't move...

Duration:00:13:49

Yes, I Am a Teacher, a Damn Good Teacher, but I Need Help Too

1/22/2018
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It's a new year, and Teachers Aid is rolling out a new format. We've refocused show on meeting some of the biggest unmet needs every educator has. If you are an educator who gives teaching your all, but still feels that you're not doing enough, this show is for you. Tune in; we promise you that you won't hear teachers talking like this every day. Follow @froehlichm @ jonHarper70bd @bamradionetwork Mandy Froehlich is the Director of Innovation and Technology in Ripon, WI. She also...

Duration:00:02:28

The Five Assumptions Every Educator Should Avoid and Resist

9/8/2017
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Tip #30 Assumptions are always risky but in education, they can be malpractice. Here are five we should avoid at all cost Follow @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on...

Duration:00:05:47

Discuss Charlottesville in Class? Can I Just Pass on That One?

8/26/2017
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Tip #29 Thinking about discussing white supremacy and Nazis was not on the top of my back-to-school list. Now what? Follow @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also appeared on the...

Duration:00:03:30

Six Ideas for Your First Date with Students This Year

8/18/2017
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Tip #28 Even in the best of classes you'll find one or two disruptive students. Here are six tips for managing their behaviors while maintaining a healthy relationship with them. Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an...

Duration:00:04:16

Three Reasons Why Every Teacher Should Be On Twitter

6/30/2017
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Tip #26 Social media is not just for kids, fun, and folly. It's a serious tool for professional development and teaching. Listen to learn how. Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and...

Duration:00:11:00

Take Control of Your PD: Make Something this Summer

6/22/2017
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Tip #25 The best professional development is the one that comes from you, your passions and your actions. Make something that thrills you this summer. Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New...

Duration:00:11:13

Closing the School Year As Well As You Opened It

6/22/2017
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Tip #24 It's time to close the school year. Here's an idea to help you finish the terms with the same passion and energy with which you started. Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and...

Duration:00:11:16

Hide Your Classroom, Improve the Learning

5/26/2017
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Tip #21 Most school classrooms look like school classrooms. Learn why making your classroom look like anything but a classroom is a good idea. Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has...

Duration:00:02:28

Getting Students Fired Up When the Spark Is Just Not There

5/19/2017
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Tip #20 Even the most riveting, engaging and captivating teacher can't motivate every student, every day. How can we fire students up when the spark is not there? Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of...

Duration:00:02:15

How I Learned to Shift My Focus from "Teaching" to "Learning"

5/12/2017
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Tip #19 Even the most riveting, engaging and captivating teacher can't motivate every student, every day. How can we fire students up when the spark is not there? Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of...

Duration:00:02:15

Seven Crazy Ways Students Cheat, What You Can Do About It

5/4/2017
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Tip #18 Newsflash: Students cheat and often get away with it. The methods are too diverse for any teacher to track. What then can you do? Follow: @hiphughes @bamradionetwork Keith Hughes is an educator, youtuber and innovator in the field of technology and education. He has a Bachelors of Science in Social Studies Education and Masters Educational Technology. His channel has amassed over 13 million views worldwide. Keith has served as an adjunct professor of New Literacies and has also...

Duration:00:04:18