260. New Teachers, New Solutions, & Overcoming Obstacles: Featuring Katie Kinder

Aspire to Lead, Katie Kinder, New Teachers, Untold Teacher Truths

In this insightful episode of “Aspire to Lead,” your host, Joshua Stamper, engages in a dynamic conversation with the energetic Katie Kinder, an expert in teaching. Together, they delve into the world of new teachers, their unique challenges in a post-pandemic educational landscape, and the innovative solutions that drive them towards success.

Discover how new educators are reshaping the future of teaching, and how their fresh perspectives are met with obstacles that require innovative solutions. Katie shares her expertise on engaging and effective lessons that not only captivate students but also support teachers in their journey.

The discussion also addresses the critical issue of teacher retention during challenging times, shedding light on strategies to ensure educators stay motivated and fulfilled in their roles.

Join Joshua and Katie as they explore the resilience and creativity of new teachers, providing valuable insights and solutions for both novice and experienced educators alike. It’s an episode that promises to inspire, inform, and uplift those navigating the evolving landscape of education.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Post pandemic teaching
  • Innovative and engaging lessons
  • Retaining teachers during tough times
  • And her wonderful books!

About Katie Kinder:

Katie Kinder, author of Untold Teaching Truths and Hallway Leadership, is a professional learning facilitator, and she has been an educator since 2006. She brings her message of hope, fun, and real strategies to educators all over the nation.  She believes that life is fun, and learning should most definitely be fun. A teacher of the year, top five district finalist, Speaker, Author, Professional Development Leader, a Mom, a Wife, a Fierce Advocate for Education, and grant award winner, Katie has learned a trick or two in the classroom, so come on in, and have some fun, and hook your students from day one!

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Aspire to Lead Won the FireBird Award!

I’m happy to announce that my book, “Aspire to Lead”, won the 2022 Leadership Book Award from Speak Up Talk Radio! 

It is a great honor to get this kind of recognition and I really appreciate all your support!

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About the author, Joshua

Joshua Stamper is the Training and Development Specialist for the Teach Better Team and manages the Teach Better Podcast Network. Prior to Joshua's current position, he was a middle school Administrator, classroom art educator, and athletic coach.

In addition to being on the Teach Better Team, Joshua is the author of Aspire to Lead, podcaster, leadership coach, and education presenter.