In the Face of Trauma: Featuring Leslie Stamper

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In this week’s episode, my amazing wife, Leslie Stamper, offers trauma-informed strategies to help teachers identify and respond to student triggers, anxiety, and emotional dysregulation.  In this episode, we discuss: Tools in the classroom to help student with trauma And additional book recommendations on trauma-informed strategies About Leslie and Joshua Joshua and Leslie became foster…

The Reading Teacher’s Playbook: Featuring Eva Mireles

Eva Mireles, Joshua Stamper, Aspire to Lead, The Reading Teacher's Playbook, Teach Better

In this week’s episode, Eva Mireles offers coaching strategies to help teachers perfect their craft and see new ways to approach teaching reading concepts that fits their personal teaching style. In this episode, we discuss: Reading and Instructional Coaching Struggles New Teacher Program  And her Podcast, The Reading Teacher’s Playbook Podcast  About Eva Mireles: Eva…

Infusing Creativity to Enhance Engagement: Featuring Nick Moskaluk

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In this week’s episode, Nick Moskaluk offers educators strategies to enhance the inclusion of creativity into your lessons to enhance student engagement.    In this episode, we discuss: Including Social and Cultural Responsive Topics Questioning to Guide Learning Teaching Tools and Strategies to Engage Your Students And his Podcast, Ready Set Growth About Nick Moskaluk:…

Teach Your Class Off: Featuring CJ Reynolds

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In today’s educational climate of budget shortages, rigid testing standards, and diminishing autonomy in the classroom, how can teachers bring creativity and passion back into their work? In this week’s episode, CJ Reynolds offers educators struggling with these issues and feeling burnt out a way to hit the reset button and reconnect with what energizes…

Wisdom and Productivity: Featuring Dr. Efrain Martinez

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This week’s guest, Dr. Efrain Martinez, shares his story of trauma and how it shaped him as a leader, impacted his productivity, and pushed him to focus on his mental health.  In this episode, we also discuss: Using Emotional Intelligence as a Leader  Learning From Our Mistakes And his podcast, Wisdom and Productivity About Dr.…