The Educator’s Room Presents: The Teacher Self-Care Podcast
106: When Your Self-Care is in the Pages of a Book

106: When Your Self-Care is in the Pages of a Book

December 9, 2018

In this episode, we interview Meredith Newlin, as she discusses her journey in self-care and how she published a book to help other teachers. Her book, Captured Fireflies: Truths, Mistakes, and Other Gifts of Being an English Teacher is a great testimony of how she's used her experience of a teacher to help others.You can find Meredith on Instagram and you can get her book, Teach and Take Time For You, by clicking here. We hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips! Please subscribe, share and rate! Please subscribe, share and rate! 

 

105: The Happy Teacher Revolution: Why Every Teacher Needs It

105: The Happy Teacher Revolution: Why Every Teacher Needs It

December 2, 2018

Welcome to episode 105 of the Teacher Self-Care podcast! This week on the podcast, Fran interviews Danna T.., a teacher and creator of The Happy Teacher Revolution, about the components of a "happy" teacher and how school districts can cultivate happiness in their buildings. In this episode, Danna drops nuggets of truth that will help any teacher learn how to not only survive  in their teacher wellness.  You can find Danna on Instagram and we hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips!

104: Teacher Credibility and Self-Care

104: Teacher Credibility and Self-Care

December 2, 2018

Welcome to episode 105 of the Teacher Self-Care podcast! This week on the podcast, Fran interviews Mike.., a teacher and creator of The Credible Teacher, about how teacher credibility and self-care go "hand in hand". In this episode, Mike talks about his journey to self-care as a male educator and how it's helped him cultivate his vulnerability with his students.  You can find Mike on Instagram and we hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips!

103: The Truth Behind the Decline of Mental Health of Teachers in Graduate School Programs

103: The Truth Behind the Decline of Mental Health of Teachers in Graduate School Programs

December 2, 2018

Welcome to episode 103 of the Teacher Self-Care podcast! This week on the podcast, Fran interviews Dailene H., an RTI Specialist and PhD student in Texas about the need for self-care for teachers who are graduate school. In this episode, Dailene drops nuggets of truth that will help any teacher learn how to not only survive but thrive in graduate school.  You can find Dailene on Instagram and we hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips!

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102: Familial Ties and Teacher Self-Care

102: Familial Ties and Teacher Self-Care

November 26, 2018

Welcome to episode 102 of the Teacher Self-Care podcast! This week on the podcast, Fran interviews Melodee Barnes, an Early Education teacher from Chicago about the need for teachers to make sense of parental relationships. In this episode, Melodee drops nuggets of truth that will help any teacher learn how to take control of parent-teacher relationships in order to have self-care.  You can find Melodee on Instagram and we hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips!

 
 
101: Practicing Teacher Self-Care Through a Divorce

101: Practicing Teacher Self-Care Through a Divorce

November 26, 2018

Welcome to episode 101 of the Teacher Self-Care podcast! This week on the podcast, Fran interviews Lori Rice, a 4th-grade teacher in the Midwest, about the devastating moment she found out her (ex) husband wanted a divorce. With no other option, Lori had to figure out a way to make it until the end of the year and still teach.  In this episode, Lori discusses how running, yoga, and therapy helped her find herself and practice true self-care.

You can find Lori on Twitter or on The Educator's Room as a writer and we hope you’ll find this episode inspirational, motivational, and full of helpful tips!