Why you need to reflect back on your school year!
In this episode I talk about the importance of looking back on your current school year, so you can always be on the offense of teaching. It is important to know your strengths and weaknesses. This is the only way we as teachers can grow and get better!
May 17, 2022
What does successful behavior supports school-wide look like?
In this episode I talk with guest speaker Roseann about what proper behavior supports look like school-wide and how schools can fail, it’s they don’t provide teachers with adequate behavior supports. Roseann drops tones of valuable golden nuggets during our interview. You definitely don’t want to miss this episode!
May 13, 2022
The Importance of having a good mentor or coach!
In this episode I talk about why you need a good mentor. The struggle is real the first couple years as a teacher. In this episode I talk about what you need to do in order to get the support you need from your mentor.
May 11, 2022
One secrete you need to know when it comes to managing behaviors in May!
In this episode, I talk about why we see more behaviors in May, and what we can do to be proactive when it comes to decreasing behaviors throughout the school.
May 09, 2022
What to do about all these behavior problems.
In this episode, I talk about the huge behavior spikes we are seeing in education today, and what we need to do to address the problems.
April 29, 2022
What You Need to Know for the 20-21 School Year!
In this episode I talk about the future changes we will see in schools, and what skill sets you need to know! Education is changing, and we need to embrace the change!
August 27, 2020
Distance Learning Tips for Parents
In this episode I talk with Lindsay Titus, BCBA about tips and strategies parents can use to help educate their kids during distance learning.
May 07, 2020
How parents can balance educating their kids, while working from the house
In this episode, I sit down with my principal Chelsey Ellison to discus how parents can balance educating their kids, while working from home. We discuss several types of educational activities you as a parent can do throughout the day to help maintain that balance, while schools are closed during this world-wide pandemic.
April 07, 2020
How to deal with COVID-19 and distance learning
In this episode I talk with Tamika Myers who is in the front lines of the invisible enemy known as COVID-19! She is currently working in the Bronx, and she explains how she is dealing with distance learning and this world-wide pandemic.
April 03, 2020
How to MODIFY and ACCOMMODATE grade level content
In this episode I talk with Cassie Leutenegger M.Ed, BCBA on how to Modify and Accommodate grade level content. Most of us struggle when it comes to this area of the job, but Cassie teaches us some of the best methods in order to be successful when it comes to modifying and accommodating grade level content.
March 26, 2020
BONUS: Recap on top advice when it comes to decreasing behavior problems
In this episode, I touch base on some of the top behavior intervention strategies our guests have provided us with, and why you should implement them in your classroom!
March 23, 2020
How to handle the DISRUPTION in education!
In this episode I talk with Jennifer Mills on how to handle the educational disruption we are experiencing currently, and how you can rise above this current issue to continue educating your students!
March 23, 2020
How to talk to your kids about the Coronavirus COVID-19
In this episode I talk with Trauma Specialist Sam Parmerlee about talking to our kids about the coronavirus. Many of us where blindsided by this world event, but Sam gives us some good advice on how to handle this current world-wide pandemic!
March 20, 2020
The DISRUPTIONS in Education
In this episode I sit down with Francois Naude, PhD to discuss what kind of disruptions are happening in education throughout the world. We also talk on how you need to start utilizing social media to become a Super Teacher, so you are not only building your online portfolio, but you are showcasing they great things that happen in the education world!
March 13, 2020
How ABC data helps you reduce challenging behaviors
In this episode I talk with Natalie Houck on how to take ABC data and how ABC data can help teachers come up with effective interventions to reduce challenging behaviors in their classroom.
March 11, 2020
The Urban Legends of Education
Today we talk with Scott Harris about the Urban Legends of education and why teaching to students learning styles might not be the best practice if we want to see academic gains!
March 10, 2020
How to prevent ESCAPE maintained behaviors.
In this episode I sit down to talk with Laura Aleszczyk, BCBA to talk with her about five things you can do to prevent ESCAPE maintained behaviors within your classroom.
March 07, 2020
Why STEM education is so important
In this episode I talk with Spencer Sharp on why STEM education is crucial for schools world-wide, and how you can start a STEM program at your school with little funding.
March 05, 2020
Best ways to take DATA
In this episode, I sit down and talk with Maria Helton, PhD Special Education about the best ways to take data, and how to make sure you have the basic classroom management strategies in place to prevent behavior problems.
February 28, 2020
Why you NEED PBIS in your School
In this episode I sit down with Joseph Dickinson with 2 Guys in a Classroom Podcast to talk about why your school NEEDS to have a PBIS Team on campus, and how having an effective program can decrease behavior problems school-wide.
February 27, 2020
Alternatives to School Suspensions
In this episode Sadie Bradshaw talks on Alternatives to School Suspension and how taking recess away as a consequence is not the best idea for managing behavior.
February 26, 2020
Building better relationships with your students
In this episode we set down and talk with Cara Vizzini about what tips and tricks she has if your struggling to build better relationships with your students.
February 24, 2020
BONUS: Behavior Management Systems that work
In this episode I recap on Dan Mades and his behavior management systems that work. I go back over the high points of our conversation and also recap Jenny Rammell’s talk on buy-in.
February 22, 2020
Behavior Management Systems that Work
In this episode I talk with Daniel Mades on implementing behavior management systems that work, and the importance of having weekly staff meetings so effective communication and collaboration drives success!
February 21, 2020
How to talk to parents about BEHAVIOR
In this episode I talk about how to have parent conferences when it comes to their child’s behavior. We discuss the do’s and don’ts!
February 19, 2020
How to implement Zone of Regulation school-wide
In this episode I talk with Jenny Rammell about The Zone of Regulation, and the importance of teaching kids coping skills. Jenny explains how teaching The Zone of Regulations can make a huge impact when it comes to decreasing behavior problems school-wide:
February 18, 2020
The danger of stress
In this episode I talk about ways you can manage stress in your life, and why stress can be dangerous if you are in a constant state of stress!
February 14, 2020
How to get more parent involvement
In this episode I sit down, and talk with Nick Maneman about how he stays proactive by preventing behavior problems through parent involvement, and having great classroom management strategies. Make sure you follow Nick on Instagram @mrthemaneman
February 13, 2020
How to AVOID the POWER STRUGGLE!
In this episode, I talk about why it is so important to avoid the power struggle and give you tips on what you can do when you have students who are seeking out the power struggle!
February 11, 2020
What your substitute teacher NEEDS to know!
In this episode I talk about creating sub plans that work! Classroom behaviors can be worse when you are out for the day, and sometimes your substitute struggles to manage the classroom. So, within this episode I give tips and advice on what we as teachers can do, to help our substitute teachers experience a much smoother day!
February 06, 2020
WHY you need to teach social skills
In this episode I talk about the importance of why you need to teach social skills in order to see behavior change. I also talk about some of my go to social skill curriculum and how it has helped me when it comes to teaching social skills!
February 04, 2020
The MAGIC WAND to behavior problems
In this episode I talk about what the magic wand to solving behavior problems looks like, and how you can start seeing results if you implement behavior interventions successfully.
February 03, 2020
WHY Active Supervision works
In this episode I talk about why it is so important to use active supervision throughout the school day, and how it can decrease behavior problems.
February 02, 2020
The struggle is REAL!
In this episode part two of the New Teachers Beware series, I talk about ways your can get control of your classroom using basic classroom management techniques.
January 31, 2020
New Teachers Beware Part One
In this episode I recommend two things that all new teachers need to do in order to become successful! Don’t miss out, make sure you share this episode with all your teacher friends!
January 30, 2020
That one kid!
In this episode I talk about how to deal with your toughest kid in your classroom! The one who does everything to annoy you on the daily!
January 28, 2020
Classroom Management Routines for Entering the Classroom.
In this episode I talk about the importance of having well established routines for entering the classroom.
January 21, 2020
Why you NEED Voice Level Charts
In this episode I talk about the importance of having a voice level chart and how it makes a major difference when it comes to teaching students how to have the proper voice level during the instructional times.
January 17, 2020
In this episode I talk about the importance of crisis Management and how to de-escalate behaviors that impose an immediate threat to the student involved or others.
October 25, 2019
How to bring value to the teacher who is frustrated!
Today’s episode we talk about dealing with the teacher who is upset and frustrated when it comes to managing behavior issues. In this episode I give you tips and strategies of what you can do, when it comes to managing upset teachers.
October 17, 2019
In this episode I talk about my journey dealing with stress as an educator, and ways that I have found positive interventions to manage stress!
October 05, 2019
Physical Aggressive Behaviors in the Classroom!
In this episode I answer questions from a teacher who has a student with physical Aggressive behaviors in her classroom! I talk about what teachers need to do when this happens!
September 19, 2019
Think Positive to Build Relationships!
In this podcast, I talk about the importance of staying positive, so that you can actually deliver effective solutions to solve your daily problems! It is crucial to keep stay in a positive mindset, if you work with students who need your help to succeed throughout their school day!
September 19, 2019
Forced-Choice Reinforcement Menu
Today’s episode I talk about the forced-choice reinforcement Menu and how to use it for your students! For more classroom management techniques, check out HardcoreBehaviort.com
September 15, 2019
The Self-Contained Classroom
Rebecca Hannum Our Guest speaker gives us positive ways to manage a successful Self-Contained Classroom! She also touched base on what the best intervention teachers can use to make for a smooth successful year!
September 05, 2019
The Tough Teacher
In this podcast show, I talk about ways to handle the tough teacher. The teacher who has a negative attitude!
September 04, 2019
Today I talk about successful solutions teachers can try with their students who struggle with turning in homework.
August 26, 2019
Beginning of the School Year Procedures
In this episode, I talk about the importance of providing teachers behavior intervention training, and organizing your behavior program to be successful!
August 20, 2019