By Mr. Aaron DeLay
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First year teacher? Student Teacher? Getting into teacher education? Mr. DeLay is here to help, encourage, and dispel fears and rumors. He (and his fellow colleagues) are going through the same thing - or have already. All about education, all about students, and all about how to make sense of it all - centered around growth mindset. Join us, won't you?
||CleanEpisode 12: #NCTE18 Changed My Life On Day 1||Mr. DeLay attends day one of the National Council of Teacher's of English conference and finds himself changed in so many ways.||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: Why She Read and Why Everyone Should Write||We have Professor Monica Fuglei from Arapahoe Community College with us and she's talking about her own story with education (including how her folks got a call b/c she was "reading too much") and how came to be a professor. Monica also talks...||7/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10 : Paul the Educational Outsider||We've made it to ten episodes! And to that end, we bring in an outsider to education. Paul joins the program to talk about distance learning, business model stuff, and how do we change, fix, upgrade, address, and/or triage education...||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: New Teachers - The struggle, the learning, and the future||Join Kris (English) and Clint (Social Studies) as we talk about the job search, being a non-traditional student, our relationship with school, and what we are both worried about and excited about - AND MORE! Give it a listen. You'll learn...||7/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Gentrification, Segregation, and Education||The longest podcast YET but this one is filled to the brim. Come for Julia Torres, a Denver Public Schools teacher who has lived in Denver since 2007 and taught in the schools - and has a very deep, solid, and passion filled perspective on the...||6/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Setbacks and Classroom Management||Ms. Val Durfee is our guest and she's talking about starting her career at 50 and being a non-traditional student throughout the journey. She also points out the glaring lack of discussion when it comes to being a teacher marked with a...||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 - Culturally Aware in a Social Studies Setting||Kelley McGuire is back for another podcast with a unique and interesting perspective - how do we grapple with our cultural awareness in our classrooms for all? Hear her stories of working with a Cherokee student and the trail of tears, a English...||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 - Later in Life Teacher||Come for the conversation with Kelley McGuire in which she talks about the pros and cons of becoming a teacher later in life and what's its like to navigate through that in your early 40's. Stay for the insightful discussion about what she would...||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 - All Good Things Part 2||Mr. DeLay does a final reflection on what he's learned in his four years at Metropolitan State University of Denver in this solo episode. He name checks Michelle Obama and Indiana Jones because they're awesome, that's why. Listen in for...||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 - Where The Home Is||It's a solo episode where Mr. DeLay talks about how the theme of home has been interwoven in his journey to becoming a teacher and even being a teacher.||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Student Teachers No More||Come for the advice, the encouragement, the stories, the hope, the dreams, and the idea that student teaching is the best and the worst of times. Stay for everything being viewed through a growth mindset lens and the laughter every so...||5/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 - Almost Student Teachers||Come for the honest conversation about student teaching, becoming a teacher, and what we're (Mr. DeLay and guests) are doing to prepare for a semester of student teaching, stay for the comedy styling of Ms. Curtis as we regale you with the sorta true...||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|