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Flourish in the classroom! That’s the goal of this podcast, to help you as an educator absolutely flourish in the classroom. Award-winning educator and professor, Dr. Shaun Woodly of UrbanAndEducating.com is sharing the research-based strategies of master educators to help you create the optimal learning environment in your classroom. Classroom management, student engagement, teacher lifestyle hacks, and everything else that works (and doesn’t work) to help you be the best teacher you can be! This podcast is fun, engaging, and insightful; it's basically your favorite sitcom, college professor, and classroom strategist all rolled into one! It’s truly the staff development you’ve always wanted, but didn’t know existed until now! Welcome to the Urban & Educating Podcast.

Flourish in the classroom! That’s the goal of this podcast, to help you as an educator absolutely flourish in the classroom. Award-winning educator and professor, Dr. Shaun Woodly of UrbanAndEducating.com is sharing the research-based strategies of master educators to help you create the optimal learning environment in your classroom. Classroom management, student engagement, teacher lifestyle hacks, and everything else that works (and doesn’t work) to help you be the best teacher you can be! This podcast is fun, engaging, and insightful; it's basically your favorite sitcom, college professor, and classroom strategist all rolled into one! It’s truly the staff development you’ve always wanted, but didn’t know existed until now! Welcome to the Urban & Educating Podcast.
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Flourish in the classroom! That’s the goal of this podcast, to help you as an educator absolutely flourish in the classroom. Award-winning educator and professor, Dr. Shaun Woodly of UrbanAndEducating.com is sharing the research-based strategies of master educators to help you create the optimal learning environment in your classroom. Classroom management, student engagement, teacher lifestyle hacks, and everything else that works (and doesn’t work) to help you be the best teacher you can be! This podcast is fun, engaging, and insightful; it's basically your favorite sitcom, college professor, and classroom strategist all rolled into one! It’s truly the staff development you’ve always wanted, but didn’t know existed until now! Welcome to the Urban & Educating Podcast.

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Episodes

U&E 013: How To Successfully Navigate Parent Relationships As An Educator

8/29/2018
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Summary: Today’s episode is all about parents! We spent time demystifying the idea that students’ parents don’t want to be engaged in what’s going on in the classroom. We broke down some of the obstacles that can limit parent involvement as well as some specific action steps teachers can take to get parents involved. Today's Guest: Ms. Whitney Henderson is the Navigator in Chief for Ed Navigator. A nonprofit organization that helps busy families and students achieve their educational dreams....

Duration:00:45:52

U&E 012: How To Reignite Your Teaching for the New School Year – The Rock Conference

6/30/2018
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Summary: Originally started as Facebook Group, Black Educators Rock, Inc. literally went from zero to one hundred….one hundred thousand that is! With the motto to encourage, empower and inspire, this educator professional network is like no other. As one of, if not the largest group of Black Educators on social media, Black Educators Rock, Inc. is paving the way to make a difference in classrooms across the country. One of the most common questions asked is “Why become a member when you can...

Duration:00:56:14

U&E011: How to do Teacher Appreciation the Right Way!

5/7/2018
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Summary: This is the time to celebrate the most important profession on the face of this earth - teachers! It is teacher appreciation week, and in this episode we discuss 3 ways to do teacher appreciation the right way! Whether you teach elementary school, middle school or high school. Whether you are a current teacher, paraprofessional, instructional coach, or even an aspiring educator, what you do is important and this episode is all about celebrating YOU! #TeacherAppreciationWeek You'll...

Duration:00:19:01

U&E 010: How to Handle the Emotional Roller Coaster That is Teaching

4/9/2018
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Summary: Sometimes, when we have things on our mind that impact our emotions it makes it very difficult to concentrate, let alone get things done. And just like us, kids have emotions too. Many times, student emotions can impact what can be accomplished in the classroom. Today, we’re discussing how to recognize and redirect students to help them deal with their emotions to promote achievement in the classroom. Today's Guest: Dr. Rikesha Fry Brown is a certified psychologist who at the time...

Duration:00:41:13

U&E 009: Who’s Got The Juice? The Student Success Factor

2/20/2018
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Summary: In this episode of The Urban & Educating Podcast, our guest Mr. Mike Brown takes us on a his educational journey, discussing in detail his methods and strategies to transform a severely underperforming school to a school that was rated to exceed expectations and standards in only a year’s time. Through intentional efforts to foster a school-wide sense of community, both inside and outside the walls of his building, Mr. Brown tells how this helped to shape his extraordinary success...

Duration:00:47:44

U&E 008: Connecting With Students; The Learning Environment & Building Relationships & Trap Music

10/2/2017
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Summary: If you’ve ever tried to teach a student, with whom you do not have an established relationship, you already know it’s next to impossible. However, we know that student relationships are a critical factor in not just classroom management, but overall student achievement. The challenge here is that this is not always as easy as it may seem, even with our best efforts. Today's Guest: Ms. Kate Jones is a master educator out of Atlanta, GA. Her intent going into college was to be an oral...

Duration:00:44:57

U&E 007: The Classroom Management 411; How to Create That Next-Level Learning Environment

9/6/2017
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Summary: Something as simple as walking through your classroom to establish presence - you may have seen teachers who are masters at this seemingly simple action. Their simple presence is enough to create an environment that breeds learning and engagement. How is this done? And what do you do when you’ve learned the techniques from the textbooks to have effective classroom management, but you’re still not getting the results you had hoped for? How do you break through that barrier when you...

Duration:00:39:03

U&E 006: How to Teach & Flourish as an Educator in Dubai

8/23/2017
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Summary: You probably know, or have heard of educators taking their talents overseas to teach, but how can one do this? What are the differences? Do I have to learn another language? The cultural differences are indeed an adjustment, but today’s guest really shows us how she quickly adjusted and was able to thrive in Dubai as an educator. She talks about several classroom management and student engagement ideas that will help to position you for maximum success! Today's Guest: Hailing from...

Duration:00:48:45

U&E 005: Inside & Outside the Classroom, All I Do Is Win; How Educators Can Be Great At Fantasy Football

8/7/2017
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Summary: Life outside of the classroom is just as important as life inside of the classroom. For that reason, this episode is about fantasy football! Many educators enjoy this activity, and use this as a tool to build camaraderie with fellow educators. It’s such an interesting game, and there are so many ways you can play and really enjoy this challenge! Today's Guest: Justin Tinsley is a culture and sports writer for ESPN’s The Undefeated. He firmly believes “Cash Money Records takin’ ova...

Duration:00:42:37

U&E 004: How to Get a 100% Pass-Rate In Math This School Year; Starting From the Bottom

7/31/2017
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Summary: You might be saying to yourself “No way! Absolutely not!” But I’m here to tell you that it is possible! Not 50%, not 60%, not even 75%, but a 100% standardized test pass-rate in math, and 71% pass-rate in reading, up from 40%. What’s more amazing is that this was all done in one school year! How you say? Well I’m glad you asked! Today's Guest: Ms. Shanika Freeman is a stellar educator out of Georgia who walks us through exactly what she did to get the highest pass-rate in...

Duration:01:05:37

U&E 003: Major Key Alert for Student Relationship-Building: The Power of 3-to-8

7/24/2017
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Summary: If you’ve ever stepped foot inside the classroom, you are very aware that building relationships with students is important. However, a successful relationship with your students can be very difficult to achieve. So much hinders on the relationships we have with our students; from their academic performance, to behavior inside and outside of the classroom. It is no secret, that those educators with the best relationships with their students find their situations so much better...

Duration:00:37:17

U&E 002: From Zero to One Hundred Real Quick; Fast-Tracking Your Growth as an Educator

7/12/2017
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Summary: Mastering the art of classroom management and student engagement to become an effective teacher entails a lot of trial and error. But what if a lot of that can be avoided? What if you can get the information ahead of time and avoid the mistakes others have made to keep from repeating history? What exactly can you do right now to take your teaching to the next level? These are questions that need answers, and fortunately there is good news... The answer is yes, yes you can! I would...

Duration:01:01:26

U&E 001: Getting Your Most Challenging Students Excited to Read; Cultural Relevancy & Equitable Curriculum in the Classroom

7/9/2017
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Summary: You know how you get into your classroom at the beginning of the year, and all of your students are right at the level they need to be? Everyone’s on grade-level, student engagement is a breeze, and of course everyone loves to read, right?! Right… That’s in a perfect world, and we are far from a perfect world. In actually, when we get into the classroom we find that our students and their specific abilities vary greatly, to say the least! We go to college, study hard for 4 years or...

Duration:00:36:11