Lessons 4 Success Show
By Adam Wardlaw
Lessons 4 Success Show hosted by Teacher and Coach Adam Wardlaw Condensed Podcasts intended to help others find success! Support the show using #L4SShow
Monday Motivation: THE MIRACLE BOY
Irish Gymnast Kieran Behan is known as the Miracle Boy to some. He didn't earn this name because of his moves, but rather his amazing story! In this episode we look at the inspiring story of Kieran Behan.
May 04, 2020
Lesson #6: "Managing Goals, Action, Attitude, Change, and Adversity" ft Tim Kight (CEO of Focus 3)
This week’s guest is Tim Kight. Tim is the Founder of Focus 3, a firm whose mission is to help companies around the world align the power of leadership, culture, and behavior to achieve next level results. A dynamic communicator, Tim focuses on the critical factors that distinguish great organizations from average ones. He delivers a powerful message on the mindset & skills at the heart of individual & organizational performance. Most recently, Tim has worked closely with Urban Meyer and the Ohio State football team as the Buckeyes’ leadership coach. His work with Ohio State has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Sports Illustrated, and ESPN. Mr. Kight is the author of several high impact training programs: The R Factor, Lead Now, The Power of Culture, Winning, and Attitude Matters. Enjoy!
April 27, 2020
Lesson #5- "Adversity" ft Coach Ivi Casagrande (Orlando Pride Soccer)
This week’s guest is Coach Ivi Casagrande from Orlando Pride Soccer. In this episode, Coach Casagrande shares her personal journey growing up and how she made her way into the soccer profession. Her story is powerful for many reasons and I’m pumped for you all to hear her testimony. You can keep up with Coach on Twitter @ivicasagrande Enjoy!
April 19, 2020
Lesson #4- "Continuity" ft Eric Marty (College Football Coach)
This week’s guest is Coach Eric Marty. Coach Marty is the Head Coach at Reedley College in California. The 2018 Golden Coast Conference Coach of the Year is entering his fourth season at Reedley College. And after a 10-1 season, conference championship, and bowl game in 2018, he has brought the history-rich Tiger Football program to its rightful status as one of the premier junior college programs in the country. In this episode we look at Coach Marty’s journey in life and what he feels is the most important aspect organizations can have in order to reach their full potential. Enjoy!
April 12, 2020
Lesson #3- "Connection" ft. Dr. Matthew X. Joseph (School Leader & Speaker)
This week’s guest is Dr. Matthew X. Joseph. Dr. Joseph has collected incredible insights on how best to support teaching and learning, and his work has led to nationally published articles and opportunities to speak at multiple state and national events. He has been a school and district leader in many capacities in public education over his twenty-five years in the field. Matt currently serves as the director of curriculum, instruction, and assessment in Leicester Public Schools. He earned a master’s degree in special education and administration and has his Ed.D. in educational leadership from Boston College. You can keep up with Dr. Joseph by visiting his website mxjspeaker.com and by following him on twitter @MatthewXJoseph. Enjoy!
April 05, 2020
Lesson #2- "Embrace the Weird" ft PFT Commenter (Co-Host of Pardon My Take)
PFT Commenter is a sportswriter who covers the NFL and US politics for online publication Barstool Sports. He has previously been published on other sports sites including SBNation, Football Savages, as well as his own site, StrongTakes.com. He is currently the Co-Host of the Pardon My Take Podcast. The podcast averages between 750 thousand and 1.5 million listeners per episode. Apple named the show one of the twelve best podcasts of 2016, and in 2017, The Big Lead ranked PFT Commenter and his Co-Host as the number one sports media talents under 40. In this episode, PFT takes us through his journey growing up and some of the many lessons he learned along the way that helped him reach where he’s at today. You can follow him on Twitter @PFTCommenter as well as his show @PardonMyTake
March 29, 2020
Feel Good Friday: HOTEL ROOMS FOR HOSPITAL WORKERS
In places devastated by COVID-19, hotel owners are opening their doors to lend a hand to hospital staff. Reference: https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/hotels-offer-up-free-rooms-to-medical-workers-battling-covid/
March 27, 2020
Throwback Thursday: JEFFERSON'S "MAMMOTH" LOAF OF BREAD
March 26th, 1804- Thomas Jefferson chows down on a piece of bread so large it could only be described as "Mammoth Sized" For more details check out the full story- https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/jefferson-presented-with-a-mammoth-loaf-of-bread
March 26, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: JFK
“When written in Chinese the word “crisis” is composed of two characters – one represents danger and the other represents opportunity. “ – John F. Kennedy
March 25, 2020
Tuesday Tips: EXCELLING AT E-LEARNING
The future of school is going to incorporate more and more technology. Want to do your best in the virtual classroom? Check out these tips for excelling at E-Learning!
March 24, 2020
Monday Motivation: The Warriors Destiny
Your achievements in life are controlled by one person....YOU!
March 23, 2020
Lesson #1- "Genuine" ft Kenny Simpson (Football Coach)
Coach Kenny Simpson is currently the Head Football Coach at Southside High School, a 4A school in Arkansas. Taking over a program that had won eight games in five seasons and had been on a 20+ game losing streak, Simpson has led Southside to the playoffs for four-consecutive seasons and won two conference titles in the past three seasons. Simpson's first book, “Find A Way: What I Wish I'd Known When I Became A Head Football Coach”, has already been a best seller on Amazon in several categories.. Another book is already in the works and will be available in November 2020. Simpson began his coaching career at Madison Academy, in Huntsville, Alabama. He served as a junior high basketball and football coach, before working into a varsity coaching role in football. He graduated from Harding University in 2003. He is married to Jamey and has three children: Avery, Braden and Bennett. The couple was married in 2001 after meeting at Harding University. You can keep up with Coach Simpson on Twitter & Facebook @FBCOACHSIMPSON and be sure to check out his website FBCoachSimpson.com for more resources.
March 22, 2020
Feel Good Friday: GIVING AWAY TOILET PAPER
In a time where people are being greedy with essentials, and stores are sold out of basic necessities, businesses across the country are giving away one valuable commodity... TOILET PAPER! Story- https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/businesses-giving-away-toilet-paper-during-covid-shutdowns/
March 20, 2020
Throwback Thursday: ST. PATRICK'S DAY
March 17th marks one of the most celebrated holidays in the world. How did this holiday come to be? In this episode, I look at the history and evolution of St. Patrick's Day.
March 19, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR
“Only when it is dark enough can you see the stars.” ― Martin Luther King, Jr.
March 18, 2020
Tuesday Tips: MAXIMIZING YOUR OFF TIME
In a time where schools and businesses are halting their routines, many people are finding more time on their hands. In this episode, I share 3 ways you can maximize this newfound time.
March 17, 2020
Monday Motivation: THE IMPORTANT THINGS
In your jar of life, are you putting the right things first? This will all make more sense after listening to today's episode of the podcast!
March 16, 2020
Feel Good Friday: A CURE FOR CORONAVIRUS?
The pandemic that is gripping the world may have a solution thanks to one company that is using natural cells as the ultimate weapon against COVID-19. Reference: https://newyork.cbslocal.com/video/4476322-coronavirus-update-natural-killer-cells-treatment-under-development/
March 13, 2020
Throwback Thursday: GANDHI'S 241 MILE MARCH
March 12, 1930, Gandhi embarks on one of his most famous acts of civil disobedience...
March 12, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: ALBERT ELLIS
"Self-esteem is the greatest sickness known to man or woman because it is conditional." -Albert Ellis
March 11, 2020
Tuesday Tips: CHOOSING FRIENDS WISELY
In life, who you know is important. In this episode, we break down the development of a beneficial network
March 11, 2020
Monday Motivation: PERSPECTIVE
There are two sides to every story, but did you know YOU have the ability to control your outlook on life?
March 09, 2020
Feel Good Friday: FOUR "SMART" STUDENTS
For a few college students, a temporary decision comes back to haunt them!
March 06, 2020
Throwback Thursday: DR. SEUSS'S BIRTHDAY
March 2, 1904 one of America's most famous authors was born.
March 05, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: WALT DISNEY
“When you’re curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.” - Walt Disney
March 04, 2020
Tuesday Tips: THE COOKIE JAR METHOD
We've all been there. Those moments where you just want to throw in the towel. Today's episode features a practice you can use to get over the hump.
March 03, 2020
Monday Motivation: A POUND OF BUTTER
In life, you get what you give. There's no room for cheaters who take shortcuts. Today's episode shares a story about a farmer and a baker that proves this to be true.
March 02, 2020
Feel Good Friday: TEEN SURVIVES MOUNTAINS
A 17-year-old teenager survived being alone and stranded in the Utah Mountains for over 30 hours. Today's episode discusses what kept the teen from losing hope, and how it can relate to our own lives.
February 21, 2020
Throwback Thursday: JOHN GLENN
On this day in 1962, John Glenn became the first American to orbit Earth. In this episode we examine the life of one of America's most famous astronauts.
February 20, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: MORGAN FREEMAN
“The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit” - Morgan Freeman No matter how bad things may seem, giving up is not an option if you really want to achieve your dreams.
February 19, 2020
Tuesday Tips: FINDING A JOB
In 2020 the American job market is as competitive as ever. Whether you are looking for your first job or a part time gig for your retirement, today's episode will help anyone looking for a job.
February 18, 2020
Monday Motivation: RESPOND
When life throws you a curveball, will you react like a potato, egg or coffee bean? Tune in to today's episode of the #L4SShow and this question will make WAY more sense!
February 17, 2020
Feel Good Friday: A VETERAN'S VALENTINES
A 104-year-old veteran has seemingly done it all, except celebrate Valentine's Day. Now he has over 70,000 love letters from people worldwide. Check out this great story! More info: https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/104-year-old-veteran-who-never-celebrated-valentines-day-before-surprised-with-70000-love-letters/
February 14, 2020
Throwback Thursday: GALILEO
On this day in 1633, Galileo was on trial. Accused of teaching "false" ideas, Galileo is now regarded as one of the brightest minds in history. In this episode, we look at the life and accomplishments of the famous philosopher.
February 14, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: ALBERT EINSTEIN
“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.” - Albert Einstein. On this episode, I break down this quote and its relevance for your life!
February 12, 2020
Tuesday Tips: BUDGETING TIPS FOR STUDENTS
On this week's edition of Tuesday Tips, I share 3 things you should keep in mind when developing your budget. Enjoy!
February 11, 2020
Monday Motivation: MEETING "ROCKEFELLER"
A businessman turns his life around after a run-in with John Rockefeller, or did he?
February 10, 2020
Feel Good Friday: NATIONAL PIZZA DAY
February 9th, a holiday we can all support is celebrated. In this episode, we discuss the top 10 locations for eating pizza in America.
February 07, 2020
Throwback Thursday: RONALD REAGAN'S BIRTHDAY
America's 40th President was as well known in Hollywood as Washington, DC. Did you know that Ronald Reagan actually had a humble upbringing? In this episode we examine the life of President Reagan.
February 06, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: PATRICK MAHOMES
"Every situation, good or bad, you have to learn from it." - Super Bowl 54 Champion Patrick Mahomes
February 05, 2020
Tuesday Tips: AVOIDING SICKNESS
It's that time of the year. Learn 3 ways to avoid sickness that you may not be as familiar with!
February 04, 2020
Monday Motivation: MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Think something isn't worth doing because it seems small? Think again. This episode shares how small actions, lead to big changes.
February 03, 2020
Throwback Thursday: BASEBALL’s 1st HALL OF FAME CLASS
This week in history, America’s past time elected its first members to its Hall of Fame!
January 30, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: KOBE BRYANT
In memory of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi, we examine a powerful quote from the iconic basketball player. "Dedication sees dreams come true."
January 29, 2020
Tuesday Tips: PUBLIC SPEAKING
Today's episode provides 3 tips for becoming better at public speaking!
January 28, 2020
Monday Motivation: THE BUTTERFLY'S STRUGGLE
A man passes by a butterfly breaking loose from its cocoon while on a walk and would soon learn a valuable life lesson. Learn about how struggle leads to strength in this edition of Monday Motivation on the #L4SShow.
January 27, 2020
Feel Good Friday: BOOKS FOR PATIENTS
At a hospital in Des Moines, Iowa, one physician is going the extra mile to make sure his patients never feel alone. As a result, mountains of books have been filling the hospital to support the cause. For more info: https://www.wyff4.com/article/hospital-employee-goes-viral-for-asking-for-books-for-pediatric-unit/30615848
January 24, 2020
Throwback Thursday: KOBE BRYANT'S 81 POINT GAME
January 22, 2006. Kobe has the 2nd most points ever scored in an NBA game, but it was his approach to the game and life that allowed him to achieve this level of greatness. In today's episode I break down the "Mamba Mentality."
January 23, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: BILL NYE
"Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t." -Bill Nye The....Wise Speaker at a graduation commencement? Check out today's episode as we break down this quote and its significance!
January 22, 2020
Tuesday Tips ft Coach Jon Beck
Jon Beck of Pure Sweat Basketball, a basketball skills training company, provides today's message intended to give you some tips for being intentional in order to accomplish your goals. You can follow Coach Beck on Twitter @CoachJonBeck. Enjoy!
January 21, 2020
Monday Motivation: THE ELEPHANT ROPE
Are you following your dreams? Or are you too afraid of failure. Learn how important the sense of belief is on today's episode!
January 20, 2020
Feel Good Friday: THE BEST SENIOR PROJECT
A group of students at North Hardin HS in Radcliffe, Kentucky have officially done one of the coolest Senior Projects that I have ever heard of. Listen to find out the details! For more info, check out this link: https://www.wyff4.com/article/these-students-made-their-senior-project-to-pay-off-the-schools-lunch-debt/30556369
January 17, 2020
Throwback Thursday: MLK'S BIRTHDAY
This week in history, on January 15, 1929 the icon Martin Luther King Jr. was born in Atlanta, Georgia. MLK would inspire social reform that would change America forever. In today's episode we look at the life of MLK. Enjoy! Source: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/martin-luther-king-jr-born
January 16, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom ft. Coach Kenny Simpson (HSFB Coach)
Coach Kenny Simpson provides today's message and previews his new book "Find a Way: What I'd Wish I'd Known When I Became a Head Coach." Coach Simpson and I's full conversation will be released in Volume 2 of the full length episodes coming Spring 2020. Do your homework by checking out Coach Simpson's book using this link: https://www.amazon.com/Find-Way-Known-Became-Football/dp/1701924188
January 15, 2020
Tuesday Tips: S.M.A.R.T. GOALS
Want some tips to help you set more effective goals? Check out today's episode for 5 things to keep in mind when setting goals for yourself or your organization.
January 14, 2020
Monday Motivation ft. Andrew Canlé (Assistant Principal)
Today's episode features a motivating message from Assistant Principal Andrew Canlé. His message will resonate heavily with educators but the applications for his message go beyond the school building. You can follow Mr. Canlé on Twitter @AJCanle. Enjoy!
January 13, 2020
Feel Good Friday: 90,000 RESCUED ANIMALS
Amidst a bush-fire crisis in Australia, one family's dedication has led to 90,000+ animals being rescued. Of course this episode is about the Irwin Family and their efforts to support wildlife conservation! If you wish to donate to their efforts, follow the link: https://wildlifewarriors.org.au/wildlife_hospital/
January 10, 2020
Throwback Thursday: ELVIS PRESLEY'S 1st GUITAR
January 8th 1935 an icon was born, but it was on his 11th birthday when he received a gift that would change his life. Reference: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/elvis-presley-receives-his-first-guitar
January 09, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: BEN FRANKLIN
"The doors of wisdom are never shut." - Ben Franklin Challenge yourself to be a lifelong learner!
January 08, 2020
Tuesday Tips: STUDY TIPS: THE FEYNMAN TECHNIQUE
Need an edge when preparing for your next quiz, test, or other assessment? Check out today's episode as I explain the simple & effective method known as the Feynman Technique!
January 07, 2020
Monday Motivation: THE TALE OF TWO WOLVES
"There are two wolves that fight each other within all of us, one good and one bad." The wolf you feed is the wolf who wins!
January 06, 2020
Feel Good Friday: THE UBER OF A LIFETIME
We've all probably had an interesting Uber experience before. But this inspiring story is about how one Uber ride changed this woman's life entirely. Enjoy!
January 03, 2020
Throwback Thursday: EDISON'S LIGHT BULB
This week in 1879 World Famous Inventor Thomas Edison unveiled one of his most famous inventions, the light bulb. In this episode we examine Edison's history and the life lessons we can learn from the famous inventor. Source: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/edison-demonstrates-incandescent-light
January 02, 2020
Wednesday Wisdom: DABO SWINNEY
"Think about your dreams, then put your head down, and get to work." - Dabo Swinney (Head Football Coach - Clemson University) Listen as I break down why this quote can mean a lot to your new year.
January 01, 2020
Tuesday Tips: CREATING 2020 RESOLUTIONS
2020 will be here soon. Are you creating resolutions for the new year? Listen to these 3 tips I have for you to set you up for success in 2020. Enjoy!
December 31, 2019
Monday Motivation featuring Coach Kurt Hines
Welcome back everyone to a special edition of Monday Motivation here on the lessons 4 success show. Today’s episode features a great message from Coach Kurt Hines. Coach Hines is a motivational speaker and high school football coach from California who has made quite a name for himself in these areas. You can keep up with him on twitter @CoachKurtHines Enjoy!
December 30, 2019
Feel Good Friday: COUNTRY SANTA
I found a great story about a charity program in Pickens County, South Carolina known as the "Country Santa Program" that collects toys for needy children in South Carolina. Head over to CountrySanta.org to see the pictures!
December 27, 2019
Throwback Thursday: APOLLO 8
Did you know that during this week in 1968 the Apollo 8 occurred? Listen as we look back at this moment in American History Source: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/apollo-8-returns-to-earth
December 26, 2019
Wednesday Wisdom: CHRISTMAS VACATION
We look at a quote from the holiday classic "Christmas Vacation" starring Chevy Chase! Merry Christmas everyone
December 25, 2019
Tuesday Tips: HOLIDAY WEIGHT GAIN
Want to avoid packing on the pounds this holiday season. In this episode, I share 3 easy ways you can avoid holiday weight gain!
December 24, 2019
Monday Motivation: JOY
Merry Christmas everyone! Today's edition of Monday Motivation was inspired by the holiday season. Remember, live with JOY!
December 23, 2019
Feel Good Friday: THE 12 WORKOUTS OF CHRISTMAS
A great charity event I read about taking place in the Huntsville, Alabama area on December 21, 2019. If you would like to participate, donate, or get more information, check out the website below: https://core256.com/christmas2019/
December 20, 2019
Throwback Thursday: BOSTON TEA PARTY
This week in 1773 was momentous in American History because of the Boston Tea Party. In this episode we breakdown the symbolism in this event.
December 19, 2019
Wednesday Wisdom: YODA
In this episode, we break down a quote from one of the wisest movie characters ever...YODA!
December 18, 2019
Tuesday Tips: EXERCISE
This episode discusses the mental and physical benefits of exercise and a few tips on how you can successfully see some of these benefits!
December 17, 2019
Monday Motivation: LIVE LIFE TO THE FULLEST
You may not regret the things you do in your life, but you may regret the things you DON'T do! This episode was inspired after viewing content created by Motivational Speaker Prince Ea. The link to his YouTube Channel is located below: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDgUAAHgsV2fFZQm2fIWBnA
December 16, 2019
Feel Good Friday: PAYING IT FORWARD
Today's episode brings you some good news to help put you in a good mood for the weekend! Here is the article discussed in the episode: https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/average-amount-of-good-deeds-in-one-month-survey/ Enjoy!
December 13, 2019
Throwback Thursday: Ford's 1 Millionth Vehicle
This week in 1915, the Ford Motor Company built its 1 Millionth vehicle. In this episode we look at the symbolism behind the assembly line. Enjoy!
December 12, 2019
Wednesday Wisdom: ROCKY BALBOA
In this episode we breakdown some wise words from none other than Rocky Balboa!
December 11, 2019
Tuesday Tips: SLEEP
Today's episode discusses the affects of not getting enough sleep on your mind and body. I also offer a couple of suggestions to help get your sleep schedule in order!
December 10, 2019
Monday Motivation: GRIT
The first edition of Monday Motivation! Check out this quick lesson on GRIT based on the work of Angela Lee Duckworth. Have a great week!
December 09, 2019
Lesson #24 - "Clear Communication" ft. Jeremiah Fiscus (College Football Coach)
-This week’s guest is Football Coach Jeremiah Fiscus -Coach Fiscus is the Head Football Coach at McPherson College in McPherson, Kansas -Coach Fiscus shares his experiences from college as a player who played for a revolving door of coaches and how that shaped his understanding of the importance of clear communication. -Keep up with Coach Fiscus on Twitter @CoachJFisc -Enjoy
September 16, 2019
Lesson #23 - "Blue Collar Mentality" ft. Chadd Braine (CFB Coach)
-This week’s guest is Football Coach Chadd Braine -Coach Braine is the Special Teams Coordinator and Defensive Backs Coach at Saint Anselm College in Manchester New Hampshire -Coach Braine shares the story of his upbringing, his career journey, and the mottos he tries to instill in his players. -Keep up with Coach Braine on Twitter @CoachBraine -Enjoy
September 08, 2019
Lesson #22- "Bigger Than A Game" ft. David A. Cole (College Football Coach)
-This week’s guest is Coach David A. Cole -Coach Cole is the Associate Head Coach/Special Teams Coordinator/ and Secondary Coach and Lenoir Rhyne University in Hickory, North Carolina -Coach Cole shares how he entered the coaching profession and tries to create a lasting impact on the players he works with on a daily basis. -Keep up with Coach Cole on Twitter @CoachCole828 -Enjoy
September 02, 2019
Lesson #21- "Chase Happiness, Not Money" ft. Terrance Banks (Teacher/Coach)
-This week’s guest is Coach Terrance Banks -Coach Banks is a teacher as well as the Head Football Coach at Tri Cities High School in Atlanta, Georgia. -Coach Banks shares how he entered the teaching and coaching profession after beginning his professional career in another field. -Keep up with Coach Banks on Twitter @tbanks1906 -Enjoy
August 25, 2019
Lesson #20- "Challenging The Good Ol' Boy Network" ft. Kevin Swift (Athletic Director/Coach)
-This week’s guest is Coach Kevin Swift -Coach Swift is the Athletic Director, Head Football Coach, and a Social Studies Teacher at Gold Beach High School in Oregon. -Coach Swift has a ton of wisdom to share on this episode from his upbringing and I hope you’ll enjoy. -Keep up with Coach Swift on Twitter @kdawgswift -Enjoy
August 18, 2019
Lesson #19- "Health & Fitness Advice for Parents, Coaches, & Athletes" ft Melanie Redd (Strength & Conditioning Coach)
-This week’s guest is Coach Melanie Redd -Melanie Redd is a strength & conditioning coach in Dayton, Ohio, and the owner of Melanie Redd Performance Training. -Specializing in strength & conditioning, functional movement & mobility, Melanie has been helping athletes achieve optimal performance since 2011. -She is the Strength & Conditioning Coach for a high school football team and the Pro Football Hall of Fame Academy. -She has developed and coached performance programs for high school and adult athletes around the world. -Keep up with Coach Redd on Twitter @coach_mel_redd -Enjoy
August 12, 2019
Lesson #18- "Increase Your Discipline or Decrease Your Dreams" ft. John Torrey (Teacher/Coach/Author)
-This week’s guest is Coach John Torrey -John is a teacher and coach with over a decade of experience in the classroom and on the sidelines. -After graduating college, John spent time working for The Iowa State University Football Team as well as the San Francisco 49ers. -In 2016, John completed his Masters degree in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University Irvine. -John currently teaches 7th Grade Social Studies and is a high school Football and Wrestling Coach. -Coach Torrey is the author of “More Than a Game” and is Co-Host of the Culture Classroom Podcast. -Keep up with John on Twitter @mistertorrey and @CultureClass19 -Enjoy
August 04, 2019
Lesson #17- "A System For Success" ft. Coach Jim Robertson (Creator of the Fast Five Star Pyramid)
-This week’s guest is Coach Jim Robertson -Coach Robertson is the Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey.. -Coach Robertson is also the creator of the Fast Five Star Pyramid, an organizational tool that provides a blueprint for developing a healthy vision for your classroom, team, or organization. -You can follow Coach Robertson on Twitter @JimRobertsonQB. You can keep up with the Fast Five Star Pyramid Account on Twitter @FastFiveStar -Enjoy
July 28, 2019
Lesson #16- "Perseverance Prevails" ft John Weaver (Teacher/Coach/Speaker)
-This week’s guest is Coach John Weaver -Coach Weaver is a high school football coach in Mississippi. -Coach Weaver is also Co-Host of the “Culture Classroom Podcast” a show dedicated to providing lessons for developing cultures within classrooms and sports teams. -In this episode, Coach Weaver discusses the many lessons he learned during his upbringing and how ultimately, it takes perseverance to come out on top. -You can follow Coach Weaver on Twitter @MRACoachWeaver. You can keep up with the Culture Classroom Podcast on Twitter @CultureClass19 -Enjoy
July 21, 2019
Lesson #15- "Take the L.E.A.P." ft. Elisabeth Bostwick (Author/Speaker/Consultant)
-This week’s guest is Elisabeth Bostwick -Elisabeth Bostwick is a multi-award-winning educator who is passionate about creating the conditions to spark curiosity and unleash creativity to empower learning. She is the author of Take the L.E.A.P.: Ignite a Culture of Innovation -In this episode, Elisabeth discusses the necessary steps that should be taken in order to create a culture of innovation in your classroom or organization. -You can follow Elisabeth on Twitter @ElisaBostwick -Enjoy
July 15, 2019
Lesson 14- "Clarity of Purpose" ft. Angus Reid (Former FB Player & Author)
-This week’s guest is Angus Reid - Angus is a former professional football player in the Canadian Football League. -Angus has been featured on multiple TedX Talks and is the author of “Thank You Coach”, a story of the lasting impact that great coaching and leadership can have on a person told from Angus’s point of view. -You can follow Angus on Twitter @angusreid64 -Enjoy
July 07, 2019
Lesson #13 - "Foresight" ft. Evo Hannan Teacher/Speaker
-This week’s guest is Evo Hannan - Evo hails from Dubai, Egypt and has been teaching design and innovation for over 18 years. -Evo has been featured on TedX Talks and is the founder of Teacher Society, a global community that develops educators through professional development, networking, and social engagements. -You can follow Evo on Twitter @Evo_Hannan and you can follow teacher society on twitter @TeacherSocietyX -Enjoy
June 30, 2019
Lesson #12- "Put Feet to Faith" ft. Coach Mike London Sr.
-Mike London is entering his first season as head coach of the William & Mary football program. -Coach London has experienced tremendous success including a national Championship at the University of Richmond in 2008 as well as being the 2011 Coach of the Year for the Atlantic Coast Conference while he was the Head Coach at the University of Virginia. - More importantly, Coach London is widely respected for the way he treats others, including his staff and players. -You can follow Coach London on Twitter @CoachMikeLondon -Enjoy
June 23, 2019
Lesson #11- "Visibility" ft. Adam Welcome (Educator, Author, Runner)
-Adam Welcome has been a teacher, Principal, Director of Innovation for a district with 35,000 students and enjoys pushing the envelope to always do what's best for kids! -Adam was Principal of the Year for his region, a 20 To Watch for the National School Board Association, guest blogger for EdWeek, NAESP magazine, and many other publications. Adam also consults and works with many education companies as a way to improve their product for others! -Adam is passionate about technology integration with all educators and a huge advocate of social media and connecting with other educators from across the country.. -Adam also loves to run and has completed 25 marathons. -You can follow Adam on Twitter & Instagram @mradamwelcome -Enjoy
June 17, 2019
Lesson #10- "Pay It Forward" ft. Coach Travis Smith (Athletic Director)
-Travis Smith is currently the Athletic Director at Douglas County High School in Georgia. -He played Collegiately at Presbyterian College before he began his coaching career. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Coach Smith shares how he became inspired to coach because of the influence of mentors that he had in his upbringing. -You can follow Coach Smith on Twitter @_CoachTSmith -Enjoy
June 10, 2019
Lesson #9- "Balance" Ft. Michelle Gomez (Career Coach)
-Michelle Gomez is a Career Coach from California who takes pride in helping women achieve success in their corporate careers -She is the author of “Own Your Brilliance” and at the end of this episode she shares a code you can use for a free download of her book. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Michelle Gomez shares how she helps her clients achieve a healthy balance between their professional and personal lives. -You can follow Michelle Gomez on Instagram at @mgsuccesscoach -Enjoy
June 03, 2019
Lesson #8 "Commitment" - Ft. Tobi Antigha (Professional Football Player)
-Tobi Antigha is entering his third season in the Canadian Football League -After playing Wide Receiver his entire amateur career, Tobi switched to defensive line in order to take advantage of an opportunity to play professional football in the CFL. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Tobi shares his journey in life, which includes his underdog story of earning a football scholarship and later an opportunity to become a professional football player. -You can follow Tobi on Twitter at @O_Louieninety2 -Enjoy
May 27, 2019
Lesson #7- "Marketability" ft Brent Thompson (College Football Coach)
-Brent Thompson is entering his fourth season as the The Citadel’s head football coach in 2019 and notably compiled a 15-8 record overall and an 11-5 mark in Southern Conference play in his first two seasons at the helm of the Bulldog program. -Coach Thompson was named the Southern Conference Coach of the year after his first season with The Citadel in 2016 when they won the conference championship and earned a playoff berth. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Coach Thompson shares his journey in life, which include his humble beginnings as a college football coach.. -You can follow Coach Thompson on Twitter at @Coach_BThompson -Enjoy
May 20, 2019
Lesson #6 "Do What You Love to Do" ft Cody Gibson (Former UFC Fighter)
-Cody Gibson is a former 2X College All-American Wrestler from California. After wrestling in college, Cody turned his sights on mixed martial arts where he found success and eventually joined the Ultimate Fighting Championship Circuit. -Cody is still participating in MMA and is also a history teacher and wrestling coach at El Diamante High School in California. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Ben shares his journey in life, and how he found success in wrestling and mixed martial arts because it was something he was truly passionate about.. -You can follow Cody on Twitter at @therenegade559.
May 12, 2019
Lesson #5- "Make the Boat Go Faster" ft Ben Hunt-Davis (Olympic Gold Medalist & Co-Author of "Will it Make the Boat Go Faster?")
-In this Lesson 4 Success, Olympic Gold Medalist Ben Hunt-Davis shares his experiences while preparing for his pursuit of the Gold Medal. -You can follow Ben on Twitter at @OlympianBen. -Enjoy
May 06, 2019
Lesson #4- "Good Foundations" ft. Joe Bouffard (School Consultant)
-In this Lesson 4 Success, Joe Bouffard shares his experiences in life and how they have allowed him to have great professional success while also making an impact in the lives of students across the area. -You can follow Joe Bouffard on Twitter at @joebouffardusa -Enjoy
April 28, 2019
Lesson #3- "Learning Styles" ft. Chris Haddad (Co-Founder of vIQtory Sports Technologies)
-Chris Haddad is the Defensive Coordinator at Bellingham High School in Foxborough, Mass. Coach Haddad is also the Co-Founder of vIQtory Sport, a Football Education Platform that is intended to help coaches and players worldwide increase their knowledge of football. They provide blogs, podcasts, live clinics, and also have a free mobile app. -In this Lesson 4 Success, Coach Haddad shares his experiences in life and how they influenced his career and the development of vIQtory Sports Technologies. -You can follow Coach Haddad on Twitter at @chrisvIQtory. You can also follow vIQtory Sports on Twitter @viqtorysports. -Enjoy
April 21, 2019
Lesson #2 "Hard work, Preparedness, & Perseverance" ft Jerome Smith (CFB Coach)
-In this Lesson 4 Success, Coach Smith shares his experiences at a national championship caliber team as well as teams that have not won any games and compares and contrasts those two types of programs. -You can follow Coach Smith on Twitter at @_Jerome_Smith. Enjoy
April 14, 2019
Lesson #1- "Mental Toughness" ft. Coach Brian Hayes (Offensive Coordinator at Norwich University)
-Brian Hayes is the offensive coordinator at Norwich University in Vermont. You can follow Coach Hayes on twitter @CoachBHayes. -In this lesson, Coach Hayes shares his upbringing, the things he feels are his greatest personal successes, the moments that challenged him the most in order to help mold him, and his “Key to Success”
April 09, 2019