Principles of Behavior: Featuring Lindsay Titus

Joshua Stamper, Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Lindsay Titus, Define YOUniversity

With the stress of your leadership role, how do you take care of your mental health? This week’s guest, Lindsay Titus, shares important steps to take to improve your mental well-being, decrease anxiety and combat stress.     In this episode, we also discuss: Administrative Certification Program  Behavior Management Strategies for Students Gratitude Reflections And Lindsay’s 30…

Road to Awesome: Featuring Darrin Peppard

Joshua Stamper, Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Teach Better, Darrin Peppard, Road to Awesome

What role and impact does your school culture have within your building? This week’s guest, Darrin Peppard, shares how the culture created by the leaders in the building impacts every aspect of the school, which could lead down the road to awesome!    In this episode, we discuss: The importance of knowing the logistical management and…

Top 5 Reading Recommendations with Dr. Jill Siler

Joshua Stamper, Jill Siler, Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Teach Better, Top 5 Leadership Books

In this bonus episode, Dr. Jill Siler shares her five top leadership books and the reasons she loves these amazing resources. In addition, we discuss the latest book award she received and her new position.  About Dr. Jill Siler: Dr. Jill Siler has been serving as the Superintendent of Gunter ISD, a growing school district…

Let’s Put the C in PLC: Featuring Chad Dumas

Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Joshua Stamper, Chad Dumas, Let's Put the C in PLC, Teach Better

How would you describe a productive and effective Professional Learning Community (PLC)? In my experience in multiple schools and districts, this model has looked drastically different in each setting. This week’s guest, Chad Dumas, shares a practical guide for leaders on how to collaborate and get sustained results for students.   In this episode, we discuss:…

Assessing with Respect: Featuring Starr Sackstein

Joshua Stamper, Starr Sackstein, Assessing with Respect, Aspire: The Leadership Development Podcast, Teach Better

What if, in the world of education, grades did not exist? This week’s guest, Starr Sackstein, shares how she removed grades from her classroom, focused on critical feedback to her students, and incorporated social emotional and equity components to the assessment process.  In this episode, we discuss: Systems of evidence mastery Changing the way we…