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August 5, 2020
In this episode with Erika Bare, we discuss 1) Make solid decisions with the 3 Word Wise strategy to anchor yourself and your staff to your beliefs, 2) Erika shares useful tools and why you should join the GO Community to transform your leadership, and 3) Be empathetic in challenging situations. It’s not personal, it’s uncomfortable. . Listen to the full podcast here.
July 29, 2020
In this episode with Lori Villanueva, we discuss 1) The importance of getting early wins as a leader. Especially facing reopening., 2) How a Ruckus Maker builds an under radar network of resources for her school, and 3) Planting a tree can inspire the district to invest in the look and feel of a school . Listen to the full podcast here.
July 22, 2020
In this episode with Fran McGreevy, we discuss 1) A bold statement from a principal “I'm done checking on you”, 2) One question to ask your staff to create a snowball effect of risk takers on a shared mission, and 3) Recognition tips that take the pressure of time way. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 15, 2020
In this episode with Nick Hoover, we discuss 1) Hear how to follow the footsteps of a giant and carve your path of success. 2) How to determine the expiration date on your core values?, and 3) When parents recite the school new values to you. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 8, 2020
In this episode with David Hardy Jr., we discuss 1) There are two types of leaders that promote change. Which leader are you?, 2) The urgency for school leaders to provide students impactful initiatives immediately, and 3) Everyone needs a Deshaun to fuel you to rise above the status quo . Listen to the full podcast here.
July 1, 2020
In this episode with Kirsten Richert & Jeff Ikler, we discuss 1) A perfect to start to the school year with this innovation exercise, 2) Why you need the perspective of detractors first, and 3) Arc model’s 3 steps to implementing successful change. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 24, 2020
In this episode with Anthony Kim, we discuss 1) Establish habits of participation with the Check In Strategy, 2) Create an authentic interview by using a Crisis Improv, and 3) How a well intended letter can change the trajectory of your life. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 17, 2020
In this episode with Jeanne Wolz, we discuss 1) New teachers thrive with these 5 steps, 2) Create future Ruckus Makers with the Teacher Mastermind, and 3) New teachers are failing and need a seat at this table. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 16, 2020
In today's special episode Afrika Afeni-Mills shares ideas on creating inclusive schools using four questions.
June 10, 2020
In this episode with Dr Martha Saunders, we discuss 1) Martha shares how to be an authentic leader, 2) How honest advice can make a profound impact, and 3) Ways to recognize and reward top teachers. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 5, 2020
In this episode of Black Lives Matter we dive into issues of equity, privilege, and how to grow empathy in education. Learn more at https://betterleadersbetterschools.com
June 3, 2020
In this episode with Scott Seider & Daren Graves, we discuss 1) Recognize systems of oppression in your school, 2) Stop controlling bodies in your building and form partnerships , and 3) Identifies uplifting practices for engaging young people. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 27, 2020
In this episode with Angela Kelly Robeck, we discuss 1) STEAR your personal and professional lives into one human, 2) Live the work you want to lead to eliminate fear, and 3)Stop carrying the weight of leadership alone. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 20, 2020
In this episode with Rick Mohrein, we discuss 1) How to find your Frodo and Gandalf accountability partner, 2) Tips to steal time and maximize your minutes for an ideal week, and 3) Backward design planning creates your ideal leadership schedule. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 13, 2020
In this episode with Robyn Jackson, we discuss 1) When your brain is fresh, your brain tells you the truth , 2) Create a bold vision with 100% impact , and 3) How to write a vision and mission to fit you and your district. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 6, 2020
In this episode with Tracey Benson, we discuss 1) Journey on a racial awakening with Tracey, 2) Addressing the color of punishment in the continuum of learning, and 3) How to have a color rich school with concrete solutions . Listen to the full podcast here.
April 29, 2020
In this episode with Justin Mewborn, we discuss 1) Justin discovers the right question transforms leadership to empower teachers, 2) Play follow the leader, and 3) The formula to risk, rigor and reward. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 22, 2020
In this episode with Jazz Rose, we discuss 1) Justified risks 3 column scenario checklist, 2) Get on your toes to be successful, and 3) How to channel the energy of students mislabeled as bad behavior. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 20, 2020
Sachin Chaudhry is an Ashoka Fellow - The ChangeMaker and the Founder/CEO of TrustCircle. Sachin also serves as a Global Advisor for the 'Movement for Global Mental Health.’ Sachin has started a global wellbeing movement via TrustCircle with a focus on Social Emotional Learning, Prevention & Early Intervention. Sachin envisions a world where Social-Emotional Learning is a core to our education system.
April 15, 2020
In this episode with Amy Platt, we discuss 1) Learn how Amy overcame feeling sidelined as a leader, 2) Amy shares leadership principles, mental endurance and benefits of creativity, and 3) Amy tells how the Mastermind community transforms leadership. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 8, 2020
In this episode with Chris Jones, we discuss 1) The Goldilocks approach to communication with your staff, 2) 20% is 100% communication success, and 3) Why you don’t need all the people rowing the boat to make it go. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 1, 2020
In this episode with Ben Owens, we discuss 1) Ben explains why "Culture eats strategy for breakfast", 2) Ben shows you how to leverage the talents and skills of your community, and 3) How to flip the script and harness innovation with “open way learning”. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 25, 2020
In this episode with Teru Clavel, we discuss 1) Teru’s plan on how to solve massive attrition and recruitment dilemmas , 2) Teru pulls apart what it means to practice and respect social-emotional values, and 3) Why your EQ is much more important than your IQ. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 18, 2020
In this episode with Joshua Stamper, we discuss 1) Learn how leaders are made in the art room and on the field, 2) Create an immense impact in 30 seconds, and 3) Overcoming stigmas, labels, and bias in education. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 16, 2020
Today's show is a bonus episode on vision, deep work, and focus. Thank you for listening. We'd love to see you this summer at our live event on vision: https://www.betterleadersbetterschools.com/bollingen-tower/ Copyright © 2020 Twelve Practices LLC
March 11, 2020
In this episode with David Rendall, we discuss 1) The lesson David learned being spanked in 8th grade at school, 2) What it’s like always being in trouble in school, and 3) How turn weaknesses into strengths. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 9, 2020
Today's show is a bonus episode on vision, deep work, and focus. Thank you for listening. We'd love to see you this summer at our live event on vision: https://www.betterleadersbetterschools.com/bollingen-tower/ Copyright © 2020 Twelve Practices LLC
March 5, 2020
Today's show is a bonus episode on vision, deep work, and focus. Thank you for listening. We'd love to see you this summer at our live event on vision: https://www.betterleadersbetterschools.com/bollingen-tower/ Copyright © 2020 Twelve Practices LLC
March 4, 2020
In this episode with Robert Schaefer, we discuss 1) Robert reveals how leaders regulate the emotional experience for teachers and students. , 2) How to overcome the dog eat dog culture and climate to win over incredibly hard to work with individuals., and 3) Don’t take it personally, but use it personally. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 26, 2020
In this episode with Cale Birk, we discuss 1) Suffering from “solution-itis”, 2) The power of using silence as a leader, and 3) Defeating the imposter syndrome . Listen to the full podcast here.
February 19, 2020
In this episode with Chris Rothwell, we discuss 1) Create clarity by implementing small steps with big rewards, 2) Build habits about effective coaching that empowers people, and 3) Prioritizing  important areas to support the same mission. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 12, 2020
In this episode with Rohin Shahi, we discuss 1) Generation Z is entering the workforce -- will your school be prepared?, 2) Mentorship and purpose-driven work matters (more than you think), and 3) A surprising answer to how a Gen Zer would build his dream school. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 5, 2020
In this episode with Dave Burgess, we discuss 1) Disrupting the publishing industry , 2) The “snowball” theory to creating cultural change in school, and 3) How to use social media to connect and community build. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 29, 2020
In this episode with David Wood, we discuss 1) Naming fears as a way for moving past them, 2) The tough conversation blueprint, and 3) Role-playing specific principal challenges. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 22, 2020
In this episode with Oleg Lougheed, we discuss 1) How to break free from society and live a life that fulfills you, 2) There is no blueprint to life or leadership., and 3) Not allowing the past to define the future.. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 15, 2020
In this episode with Jonathan Levi, we discuss 1) Career criteria list, 2) How to train like an Olympian, and 3) How to improve learning and memory. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 8, 2020
In this episode with Kim Marshall and Jenn David-Lang, we discuss 1) The importance of finding gaps and filling them, 2) Being good doesn’t mean that’s what you do best, and 3) The unexpected benefit of writing The Marshall Memo. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 1, 2020
Today’s podcast is a special episode where host, Daniel Bauer, shares a handful of tips to designing a powerful 2020. Leaders are also invited to join the “productivity sprint,” a special 3 month program connecting leaders to each other hoping to be more focused and productive in Q1 of 2020.  Leap into 2020 and enroll in the sprint here: https://www.betterleadersbetterschools.com/productivity-sprint/
December 25, 2019
In this episode with Chris Legleiter, we discuss 1) Secrets to engaging PD for your Staff, 2) Listen to Parents to Increase Staff Empathy, and 3) How to run a parent EdCamp. Listen to the full podcast here.
December 18, 2019
Today's podcast features Exploring Your Potential Founder Jennifer Kushell. See the full show notes and transcript available on the website Copyright © 2019 Better Leaders Better Schools
December 11, 2019
In this episode with Jethro Jones, we discuss 1) Power of Motivation, 2) Meet Jethro Jones, and 3) Burnout. Listen to the full podcast here.
December 4, 2019
In this episode with Winston Clement, we discuss 1) Introduction of Winston Clement, 2) The Victim Mentality, and 3) Managing change, stress and mental health. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 27, 2019
In this episode with Heather Bell-Williams, we discuss 1) Footsteps of principals, 2) Inviting people for change, and 3) Community Innovation. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 20, 2019
In this episode with Robert Breyer, we discuss 1) Introduction to Robert, 2) Starting of Podcast business, and 3) Importance of building Confidence. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 19, 2019
In this episode with Orly Friedman, we discuss 1) The story of Orly, 2) Building of Efficient System for Teachers, and 3) Red Bridge vs Traditional Schools. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 13, 2019
In this episode with Aubrey Patterson, we discuss 1) The story of Aubrey, 2) How to face challenges in life, and 3) Simplify, Amplify and Clarify. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 6, 2019
In this episode with Caleb Bonjour, we discuss 1) Finding the time to write, 2) Brainstorming your book topic, and 3) Dealing with Imposter Syndrome. Listen to the full podcast here.
November 4, 2019
We're hosting our first-ever live event this summer, July 9-11.   Meet the other Ruckus Makers and craft a 3-year roadmap for your personal, family, and organizational life.   There is space for just 50 leaders. As of November 04, 2019 only 33 tickets remain.   You can reserve your spot with personal or school funds. If you want to pay with a purchase order, reach out to Daniel for a quote: daniel@betterleadersbetterschools.com.   Reserve your ticket here.    
October 30, 2019
In this episode with Melissa Clark, we discuss 1) The birth of student voice empowerment in Melissa's school, 2) Challenges and setbacks when children are given so much voice, and 3) Melissa's dream school. Listen to the full podcast here.
October 23, 2019
In this episode with Maria Pakalomattom, we discuss 1) Learning from other industries and implementing in schools, 2) OODA Loop, and 3) How are promotions done at Birla School?. Listen to the full podcast here.
October 16, 2019
In this episode with Andy Lindsey, we discuss 1) What is a mobile office?, 2) The development and advancement of Andy’s mobile office, and 3) The unintended consequences of the mobile office. Listen to the full podcast here.
October 14, 2019
In this episode with Andie Kramer and Al Harris, we discuss 1) How to deal with stereotyping that comes from transitioning from a smaller firm to a larger firm, 2) Where do we begin the journey of being comfortable to talk about our accomplishments?, and 3) Goldilocks dilemma. Listen to the full podcast here.
October 9, 2019
In this episode with Amanda Valenzuela, we discuss 1) Courage, 2) Leading with Courage, and 3) How to find a voice. Listen to the full podcast here.
October 2, 2019
In this episode with Marcus Campbell, we discuss 1) How Marcus implemented dressing code in his school, 2) Race vs. Gender, and 3) Breaking the status quo of the AP classes. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 25, 2019
In this episode with Joe Truss, we discuss 1) The journey to end white supremacy culture, 2) White supremacy in our organizations and schools, and 3) The illusion of objectivity. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 18, 2019
In this episode with Dr. Joseph Jones & Dr. TJ Vari, we discuss 1) The need for authentic feedback and criticism, 2) Why candor is more about being specific vs just being honest, and 3) Ensuring accountability within yourself. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 16, 2019
In this episode with Kristie Letter, we discuss 1) Kristie’s career shift journey, 2) The Conrad challenge, and 3) Embracing failure. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 11, 2019
In this episode with Christie Mann, we discuss 1) Christie’s origin story of emotional recovery, 2) Why Christie feels children and adults need to have emotional wellness, and 3) How to get started with expressing your emotions in a healthy way. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 4, 2019
In this episode with Dr. Elizabeth Micci, we discuss 1) Why she gets up at 5:45 to hike with others, 2) Her graduate experience at Harvard and research on making powerful school change, and 3) The importance and practice of reflection. Listen to the full podcast here.
September 3, 2019
Host Daniel Bauer provides weekday motivation for the modern educator. Listeners can expect tools and tricks from a variety of sources: inspirational books, stories from the mastermind, and weekly challenges. Learn more and listen to the category defining leadership conversation for school leaders, Better Leaders Better Schools at https://betterleadersbetterschools.com Copyright © 2019 Better Leaders Better Schools
September 2, 2019
Host Daniel Bauer provides weekday motivation for the modern educator. Listeners can expect tools and tricks from a variety of sources: inspirational books, stories from the mastermind, and weekly challenges. Learn more and listen to the category defining leadership conversation for school leaders, Better Leaders Better Schools at https://betterleadersbetterschools.com Copyright © 2019 Better Leaders Better Schools
August 28, 2019
In this episode with Nathan Maynard, we discuss 1) The powerful story of Luka, 2) What are some tips on improving your willpower to get up early and exercise?, and 3) Doing restorative conversations: Why are open-ended conversations important?. Listen to the full podcast here.
August 23, 2019
Register for the Rewire Conference Oct 4 & 5 here: https://sites.google.com/tabschools.org/rewire/home
August 21, 2019
In this episode with Dr. Jared Hovarth, we discuss 1) Why stories are the best thing you can focus on in a presentation, 2) The 2 basic powerful storylines any presenter can use to improve their skills, and 3) 1-minute hacks you can use to improve your PowerPoint today. Listen to the full podcast here.
August 14, 2019
In this episode with Sharon Jones, we discuss 1) Finding the Inspiration behind the Chaos, 2) Dealing with Criticism, and 3) The Unique Learning experience that almost escaped the End-of-Course Test. Listen to the full podcast here.
August 7, 2019
In this episode with Aaron Morris, we discuss 1) Being a leader after you get promoted instead of your coworkers, 2) How to reinvent yourself when an opportunity opens, and 3) Giving yourself permission to be authentic as a leader. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 31, 2019
In this episode with Daniel Bauer, we discuss 1) Powerful quotes that will help you level up your leadership, 2) The concept that originated in 16th century Japan. It’s called ichi-go, ichi-ee and 3) OKRS and what they are.. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 24, 2019
In this episode with Josh Spodek, we discuss 1) How does Dr. Spodek’s ideas about initiative apply to school leaders, 2) Feeling stuck and story of Rafael, and 3) Helping Rafael through the gridlock. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 17, 2019
In this episode with Adam Drummond, we discuss 1) Creating your own school-wide economy, 2) What is student-centered decision-making?, and 3) What does “perspective on impact” mean?. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 10, 2019
In this episode with Mike Roberts, we discuss 1) Why chasing micro-goals is a strategy for success, 2) Ways to make your life as a teacher 1% better, and 3) Why we shouldn’t run away from failure. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 8, 2019
In this episode with Dr. Kelly Crane, we discuss 1) Climbing the school corporate ladder, 2) Balancing school leadership and family life, and 3) Networking Tips. Listen to the full podcast here.
July 3, 2019
In this episode with Chanie Wilschanski, we discuss 1) The key to making successful change as a school leader, 2) Why shifting responsibility to yourself as a leader will change your school, and 3) Picking the right routines to create the right environment. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 26, 2019
In this episode with Dr. Larry Hausner, we discuss 1) The key to making successful change as a school leader, 2) Why coaching for principals is a good thing, and 3) The top “pet peeves” that Dr. Hausner faced..and how he tackled them. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 19, 2019
In this episode with Franklin Day, we discuss 1) How Do You Dig Deep, 2) Building a Reservoir Support, and 3) Introverts and Building Relationships. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 12, 2019
In this episode with Dan Pink, we discuss 1) Moving Through the Day, 2) Leveraging the Power of Endings, and 3) New Book: When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. Listen to the full podcast here.
June 5, 2019
In this episode with Daniel Bauer, we discuss 1) Daniel’s Motivation, 2) Confidence to Take the Leap, and 3) Working Through Problems. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 29, 2019
In this episode with Elizabeth Bostwick, we discuss 1) Questions in Learning Environments, 2) Making an Impact in the Classroom, and 3) In the Students’ Best Interest. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 22, 2019
In this episode with Robert Palazzo, we discuss 1) Perfect Day of Work, 2) Playground Story, and 3) Trauma-Informed Instruction. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 15, 2019
In this episode with David Domena, we discuss 1) Creating Memorable Experiences, 2) Anonymous Acts of Kindness, and 3) Biggest Leadership Mistakes. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 8, 2019
In this episode with Joël McClean, we discuss 1) servant leadership, 2) Imposter Syndrome, and 3) Deeper Impact On Larger Scale. Listen to the full podcast here.
May 1, 2019
In this episode with Afrika Afeni Mills, we discuss 1) Three Skills Leaders Need, 2) Going Deep with Equity, and 3) Eradicating Blind Spots. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 24, 2019
In this episode with Rebecca Roper, we discuss 1) Perfect Day At Work, 2) Principal Apprenticeship Program, and 3) Letter Activity. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 17, 2019
In this episode with Jennifer Abrams, we discuss 1) Think before you speak, 2) Respond to resistance in a humane way, and 3) How do you manage yourself -- self care. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 10, 2019
Use this script for the summary: In this episode with Tara Brown, we discuss 1) The challenge of being a high-tech, low-touch society, 2) Kids are more than a number on the spreadsheet, and 3) Kids before content. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 3, 2019
In this episode with Barry Saide, we discuss 1) Who are the people you surround yourself with, 2) How Barry uses the obstacle of time to his benefit, and 3) Engaging in the moment you’re in right now. Listen to the full podcast here.
April 1, 2019
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March 27, 2019
In this episode with Jaime Jay, we discuss 1) Jaime’s entrepreneurial journey to success via focus, 2) Energy givers vs distraction suckers, and 3) How Jaime thinks about FOCUS. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 20, 2019
In this episode with Jeff Zoul, we discuss 1) The story of Education Write Now, 2) Relationships matter people!, and 3) Improving on something that already works. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 13, 2019
In this episode with Mark Perna, we discuss 1) We shouldn’t prep kids for college and careers, 2) Do you understand the tactical level?, and 3) Improving employee performance and retention. Listen to the full podcast here.
March 6, 2019
In this episode with Jennifer Gonzalez, we discuss 1) The story of starting and going full time with the Cult of Pedagogy, 2) How Jennifer decides what is a Yes and No, and 3) Practical tips for improve websites from blah to yah!. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 27, 2019
In this episode with Sandra Nagy, we discuss 1) How to rekindle the passion for educators that might have lost their way, 2) Developing empathy for people in your organization, and 3) How to effectively critique ideas. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 20, 2019
In this episode with Jeff Becker, we discuss 1) What Jeff’s eight-month-old has taught him about happiness, 2) How Jeff helps students reach their goals, and 3) Why does communication matter?. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 13, 2019
In this episode with Chuck Poole, we discuss 1) The value of travel and adventure, 2) The three things that makes a perfect day for Chuck, and 3) How to be unforgettable. Listen to the full podcast here.
February 6, 2019
In this episode with Tammy Breitweiser, we discuss 1) Tammy’s practice of using a bullet journal, 2) How Tammy used goals and self-care with the educators she coaches, and 3) The teachers' response to Tammy focusing on their health. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 30, 2019
In this episode with John Ewing, we discuss 1) Teachers choose their professional development plan, 2) The MƒA program and the community it produces, and 3) Changing what teaching “feels” like and how it’s perceived. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 23, 2019
In this episode with Courtney Elmer, we discuss 1) Work became her everything and the consequences of that, 2) The mirage of success with “things” vs success of your soul, and 3) How Courtney nurtures herself. Listen to the full podcast here.
January 16, 2019
In this episode with Steve Shallenberger, we discuss 1) Research on leadership and how it applies to education, 2) The 12 principles of great leadership, and 3) Top performers often have failures. Listen to the full podcast here.
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