It can be tough to truly unleash learning for all students when some seem to give up the moment a challenge sets in. In fact, student motivation tops our Unleash Learning™ teacher surveys as a top teacher challenge. That’s why I’m excited for you to meet Susie Mogg, an expert in resillience, who's going to share with you practical ways to support student motivation.
Nic Newling has an important message for you. Having lived through the experience of suffering with a mood disorder throughout high school and losing his brother to suicide, he has since dedicated himself to changing the way mental illness is addressed in schools, workplaces, and communities. If you’re committed to creating a classroom that brings out the best in all your students (we know you are!) we hope this episode provides you with additional tools to make that happen.
If you ever feel overwhelmed by how much email you’re getting or would like a few strategies for managing it well, this episode is for you. Jocelyn is a Sydney-based psychologist with 16 years of experience in public schools as both a teacher and counsellor. She created Digital Nutrition as a positive framework for addressing digital wellbeing issues.
I bet you didn’t become a teacher to chase students around who didn’t turn in an assignment? In fact, I bet you became an educator because you believe learning, when it’s unleashed, can transform a student’s life and help our world get better.
There's something you might be doing that's limiting student learning. It's a common error that we can make (I've done it!) but it can seriously undermine learning for all students. In fact, when I'm visiting classes around Australia and the US, I notice it all the time.
A well set up classroom can help boost student engagement, limit behavior management challenges, and create the conditions that unleash learning for ALL students. But it can be tough to know what’s the most effective classroom set up. That’s why I’m thrilled for you to hear from Dr. Sonia Singh.