By Chuck Poole
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"Teachonomy Talks" is a podcast brought to you by Teachonomy.com for busy teachers who want to be inspired, encouraged, and empowered each week. Our goal is to give you nuggets of value in 5-7 minutes so you can walk away energized, refreshed, and ready for your day!
||Clean037: 'Be the Rope' and Transform Your Leadership.||In order for those you lead to be able to trust one another, it is essential that you 'Be the Rope' each and every day and lead them well. In this episode I talk about what it means to BE the Rope as a leader, and how this concept can transform your...||5/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean036: Technology is a Teacher's Silverware||In today's episode I want to talk about how technology is a teacher's silverware, how it must be viewed as a tool to enhance learning, and how a good teacher leading the way is the most important factor in it all.||5/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean035: The Power of the 'YET' Mentality||The 'YET' mentality, in simple terms, is harnessing the power of the word 'YET' by adding it to the end of negative thoughts that would otherwise end without ambition. In today's episode I talk about the YET mentality, and how harnessing the power of...||5/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean034: Three Ways to Lead Like a Prize Fighter||Whether you are a teacher leader, or you lead people in different walks of life, this is for you. In this episode I will be focusing on 3 "Prize Fighter Qualities" that all Great Leaders must adopt in order to lead well. So let's step into the ring...||5/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean033: Finish the Race: Ending the School Year Strong!||We have all heard teaching is a marathon, not a sprint. In this episode I focus on the 5 stages of a 'Teachers Marathon' that we all go through, and show you that you are an amazing teacher that has what it takes to finish the race.||4/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean032: Teaching the 'LulaRoe' Way||In today's episode I talk about the phenomenon of the Lula Roe clothing business that seems to be sweeping the internet, and take away Three key elements from their success that we can use in teaching to make our classrooms better and our impact on...||4/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean031: Teachers in Traffic: Slow Down and Find Your Why||In today's episode, I talk about 'Teachers in Traffic' and the different types of personalities you may encounter while sitting in gridlock. This episode, however, is one that is geared not only to teachers, but to people in all walks of life....||4/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean030: Engaging Students: Taking a Page Out of Steve Jobs' Playbook||The topic of student engagement has come up quite a bit through my many discussions online and in person. In today's episode I want to talk about Student Engagement by taking a page out of Steve Jobs Playbook and discuss three ways you can approach...||4/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean029: Beauty and the Beast: 3 Leadership Lessons From Within the Castle||Beauty and the Beast is a timeless tale that is beloved by people around the world. There are so many lessons that can be taken away from this story, and both kids and adults alike seem to be mesmerized by this magical tale. In this episode I talk...||3/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean028: Be the Coach in the Classroom||Teaching in the classroom is very similar to coaching on the field. You must be able to view the field, appreciate the fans, understand the needs of the team and make the tough decisions necessary when called upon. In todays episode I give 3 Simple...||3/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean027: Are You a Collectible or a Toy?||Everyone has either collected something in their lives or had a favorite toy that they just couldn't live without. Today's episode is designed to help you reflect on how you view yourself as a teacher and how you want to be viewed as a leader by using...||3/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean026: The Importance of the Narnia Classroom||Imagine if we, as teachers, viewed our classroom in a way much like the world found on the other side of the wardrobe. Imagine if we provided our students the chance to walk through our doors into a story, everyday, where they are the heroes. In this...||3/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean025: Teach Like They Do At Hogwarts||Today's episode is inspired by the magical world of Harry Potter! Whether you are a fan of the books and films or not, the goal behind this episode is to challenge you to reflect on the qualities great leaders possess, and learn to teach like they do...||2/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean024: Teach Smaller and Simplify Your Life||In today's busy world it seems as though most people are overwhelmed or stressed out a lot of the time. I think it is time to 'Teach Smaller,' and focus on a mindset of mastery by doing one thing at a time. As teachers and leaders, we can be bombarded...||2/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean023: What We Can Learn From A Snow Day||When winter hits, many teachers and students await the unexpected pleasure of having a Snow Day! Whether or not you live in a part of the world that experiences snow days, the lessons we can learn from them are relevant to teachers and leaders...||2/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean022: 3 Tips To Calm Down Fast When Students Test Your Patience||Today's episode is designed for those of you, like me, who may get frustrated or angry from time to time when our patience is tested. Sometimes our students can be a handful, and although we want to nurture and cherish them each day, we are only human...||2/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean021: BONUS EPISODE: Nutrition Tips For Busy Teachers||with: Caryn OSullivan||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean020: 3 Lessons We Can Learn From Yoda||Yoda is one of the most iconic characters to come out of the Star Wars world. There are so many chunks of wisdom from this Jedi Master that we can take and apply to our lives today. This wisdom can relate to so many people, whether you are a huge fan...||1/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean019: The Power of Perspective||Teacher frustration and burnout seems to be a big issue in today's classrooms! Every teacher who longs to change the world begins with passion and energy, so where does it go during times of struggle? If we could remember what is was like when we were...||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean018: 5 Lessons We Can Learn From Rudolph||We all know the story of Rudolph, and at first glance it can seem as though this story is a cute tradition that only comes around during the holidays. As teachers and leaders however, there is so much we can take away from the nuances found within the...||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean017: The Leadership Triangle: 3 Keys To Leading Well||Leadership seems to be something that is constantly talked about in all walks of life. Whether you are a teacher, an administrator, a coach, an influencer, a top level executive, or leading in some other way, you can find so much covering this topic...||12/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean016: Why Teachers Don't Want To Be Rock Stars||As teachers, we don't want to be rockstars to our students. When it comes down to it, students are simply fans of the stars they talk about, but they are followers of the teachers they see everyday. In this episode, I want to encourage you to be the...||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean015: Are You a Tea or Coffee Teacher?||You can tell a lot about a person based on what they drink :) If you had to categorize yourself as a Tea or Coffee Teacher, which would you say you relate to more? In this episode we help you discover if you are indeed a Tea or Coffee Teacher, but...||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014: How to Develop an Attitude of Gratitude||As teachers we have so much to be thankful for, but I think sometimes we don't take the time to reflect due to our busy schedules. Life sometimes gets in the way and although we have so many positive things going on, we often end up taking things for...||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean013: 3 Life Lessons EVERY Student Should Learn||We teach our students so many things over the course of a year. We know our content well, we implement the latest technology and education theory into our classrooms, and we show up every day ready to inspire. We teach our students everything they...||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean012: Relax... 3 Strategies to Reduce Stress||Sometimes the stress we feel during the year can be overwhelming. We need to have a "plan of attack" when we face the anxiety that comes with difficult days we may face from time to time. In this episode we talk about 3 specific strategies you can use...||11/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean011: It's All About The Teaching NOT The Tech!||With all the technology at our fingertips, we are living in an amazing time for teachers! The tools we have are absolutely amazing and can help take education to another level. The KEY thing to remember however is that technology cannot replace good...||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010: Protect Your Passion||Why is it so tough to keep the "First Year FIRE" alive when it comes to teaching? So many teachers lose their passion in the first few years and end up leaving the profession altogether. Whether you are a first year teacher, a seasoned veteran, or...||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009: Lend Me Your Ear... Student Voice||In order to truly teach our students, we must be willing to learn from them as well. With an ever changing climate in education today, it is crucial to give our students a voice. In this episode we talk about three ways to implement student voice, and...||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean008: The Guilt Free Teacher: Saying No||So many of us struggle with saying No. Whether it is because we don't want to let people down or we are simply not good with confrontation, we just cannot seem to say No. If you struggle with this concept and are constantly finding yourself saying YES...||10/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean007: The Joy Of Voluntary Discipline||As teachers it can often be difficult to implement discipline with our students on a daily basis. Sometimes they act up, while other times they are very well behaved. Of course there is always that one student who never wants to do what they are...||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean006 : 3 Simple Ways To Be More Productive||We all want more time in our daily lives, yet it seems as though there just aren't enough hours in the day to do what we need to do. Wouldn't it be great if there were a way to add more time to our schedules? In this episode we talk about 3 simple...||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean005: The Power of a Teacher||Teachers today can feel as though they are powerless due to the overwhelming expectations and restrictions put on them daily. In this episode we talk about the TRUE POWER teachers possess and how to use that power to benefit students. By the end of...||9/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean004: The Goldilocks Rule: Making Learning "Just Right" For Every Student||In order to make learning personal we need to be able to teach students to be intrinsically motivated to learn. By making a lesson or a class "just right" for each student we can accomplish this. In this episode we talk about what the Goldilocks Rule...||9/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean003: Routines That Win: Transitioning in the Classroom||As teachers we understand the importance of routines. We also know that students who sit too long become bored and disinterested. Movement in the classroom however can become an issue due to distraction and time wasted. In this episode we discuss...||9/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean002: 5 Habits To Form As A Teacher||Influence and impact on a deeper level||8/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001: 3 Ways To Encourage A Colleague||Simple steps to make a difference today||8/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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I love listening to the Teachonomy podcasts! I listen every week and am always so inspired by what I hear. I look forward to the new topics every week and always apply what I hear to my own classroom.
BEST Podcast EVER!!!
Chuck is clearly passionate about teaching and empowers teachers to be world changers through these 10 minute creative podcasts. These are the PERFECT length with helpful relevant content. You have got to listen to this podcast...I look forward to listening each and every week! Thanks so much, Chuck :)
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I just happend to come across this podcast because a friend recommended it to me and I am really glad she did. The quick burst of inspiration and encouragement that the episodes bring are refreshing and they really make you think. I look forward to listening to more!