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On My Way To School with Adam Peterson

On My Way To School with Adam Peterson

By Adam Peterson
On My Way To School with Adam Peterson is a podcast by teachers, for teachers! Join Adam and his guests as they share tips for starting your day in a positive way!
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#36 Passionate Leadership with Dr. Aleli Vazquez

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#38 Seeing The Child Behind The Behavior with Jeff Koziatek
Jeff Koziatek is an award winning international entertainer, speaker, coach, and author.  His book, Blueprint For Value, is an amazing read that is designed to help you discover and strengthen your personal worth.  In this episode he shares one of his 52 Habits that will help you on your journey to seeing your own value.  See more from Jeff at his website coreauthenticity.com Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
48:57
October 10, 2021
#37 Progress Over Perfection with Sarah Thomas
Sarah Thomas is a Personal Trainer, Fitness Instructor, and Nutrition Coach for women 30+ who have tried it all and are ready to live a lifestyle of food freedom, without deprivation and create lasting energy. For more than 22 years, she has been teaching women how to balance their hormones and metabolism, create a positive mindset and a powerful WHY, so they can take back control of their health and finally feel their best. ***Use code TPeterson10 at burnfatandfeast.com to save $10 off your first month of the program!*** Follow her on Instagram @burnfatandfeast Visit sandhillcoffee.com and use code - school10 - to save 10% Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
32:06
October 03, 2021
#36 Passionate Leadership with Dr. Aleli Vazquez
Aleli Vazquez holds a doctoral degree in Higher Educational Leadership with a completed dissertation on an Evaluation Of The Trauma-Informed Approach in One Elementary Title I School. She has over 19 years of experience in both public and private education. Dr. Vazquez began her career in Puerto Rico, where she was born and raised. She spent many years in the classroom as a K-2 teacher holding a Bachelor's in Elementary Education. In 2011 she relocated to Florida. After serving as the Assistant Principal at Apopka Elementary, Dr. Vazquez joined the administration team at Meadow Woods Elementary as a school principal in 2017. She is now in the process of opening a new elementary school in the Lake Nona community.  Dr. Aleli Vazquez values continued education and, as such, has attended the following Harvard Institutes: Turnaround Leaders, New and Aspiring Leaders, Urban School Leaders, and Family Engagement in Education. She is also affiliated with the following institutions: Orange County Association of School Administrators (President-Elect), Florida Association of School Administrators, Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (Legislative Chair), National Society of Leadership and Success, OCPS Mental Health Commission/Trauma-Informed Committee (Chair).  As a school principal, she was recognized in 2020 as the Orange County School Counselor Association Elementary School Principal of the Year. She earned the Florida Department of Education Family and Community Involvement Award for her school. She was also recognized as the Southeast Learning Community Principal of the Year 2020 and was one of the top three finalists for Orange County Public School Principal of the Year. She also leads one of the district's trauma-informed model schools.  Her educational philosophy is that every child is deserving of high-quality education facilitated by a caring and knowledgeable adult. Instructional strategies need to accommodate different learning abilities and meet the needs of individual scholars. Education needs to be engaging, creative, rigorous, and innovative. The school is the community's heart, and it is imperative to have strong bonds with the families and the community to lead scholars to reach their maximum potential. Follow her on Instagram @drqueenv and Twitter @alelivaz Visit sandhillcoffee.com and use code - school10 - to save 10% Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
49:25
September 26, 2021
#35 Positivity, Routines, and Kindness with Dan St. Romain
Dan St. Romain is a national independent educational consultant who provides staff development and consultative services to educators and parents working with children at all developmental levels. Dan is passionate about helping individuals shift their perspective on discipline, understanding the best ways to provide support given the challenges posed in today’s society. danstromain.com  @danstromain Visit sandhillcoffee.com and use code - school10 - to save 10% Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
33:52
September 19, 2021
#34 Engagement On The Next Level with Jonathan Alsheimer
Jonathan Alsheimer is the unorthodox, energetic, and entertaining middle school teacher who refuses to live a life of limitations and works with UFC Fighters, Celebrities, and Clothing Brands. Jonathan is the author of "NEXT LEVEL TEACHING". As a passionate educator and National Keynote Speaker, Jonathan Alsheimer will present on the limitless possibilities of teachers as a driving force impacting an infectious classroom and school culture. NEXT LEVEL TEACHING is about every teacher bringing their unique flair to better their school every single day, going the NEXT LEVEL engaging your students, establishing community partnerships, building powerful relationships, and always striving to be "That Teacher" that their students remember! Jonathan Alsheimer also speaks to students about overcoming adversity, giving maximum effort, respecting each other and adults, and striving to make an impact on their schools in a session entitled "NEXT LEVEL IMPACT!" Jonathan, teaches at the world-renowned Fred Lynn Middle School, which was featured in two documentaries "Relentless" and "Relentless: Chasing Accreditation", has been featured as the teacher who forged a partnership with UFC Fighter and light-weight contender Paul Felder to bring a message of never giving up, fighting for their education, and empowering the students to believe in themselves, all principles that Jonathan promotes in his classroom. Jonathan Alsheimer also partnered with Fear the Fighter, MMA clothing brand to establish a stop-bullying campaign with "Relentless" Principal Hamish Brewer. Jonathan Alsheimer didn't stop there and established a formed a relationship with Chris "Drama" Pfaff, MTV reality star and CEO of Young and Reckless to bring clothing to his "students in need" and worked to build student leaders in his school. As Jonathan always says, "Game-changing is not a cliche motto; it is a way of life... some talk about it while others live by it! Visit sandhillcoffee.com and use code - school10 - to save 10% Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
36:48
September 06, 2021
#33 Take A Chance, Make Some Coffee with Phil Wingo
Phil Wingo's journey into the world of specialty coffee may be a little different than most. Prior to starting Sandhill Coffee, he had never served a cup of coffee in a café. Even bigger picture, he did not work in the food industry. How did he stumble into the coffee world?  To him it was a “what’s the worst that can happen?” Job offers were not flying in so let us give it a try. Visit sandhillcoffee.com and use code - school10 - to save 10% Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
44:13
September 01, 2021
Voice Concerns In A Positive Way To Get Positive Results
I know it's hard sometimes to voice concerns we have in the building, but if you don't voice them who's going to know you have the concern in the first place?  The trick?  Voice them in a positive way! The Educator Summit  -  Teach Your Heart Out Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
03:24
May 21, 2021
Just Smile, Please!
Sorry, went off a little rant here... The Educator Summit  -  Teach Your Heart Out Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
02:45
May 19, 2021
Take The Trip
Life is too short for missed opportunities and regrets. The Educator Summit  -  Teach Your Heart Out Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
05:60
May 18, 2021
Take Note Of Your WINS - Stacking Stones with Jeff Koziatek
Jeff Koziatek is an award winning international entertainer, speaker, coach, and author.  His book, Blueprint For Value, is an amazing read that is designed to help you discover and strengthen your personal worth.  In this episode he shares one of his 52 Habits that will help you on your journey to seeing your own value.  See more from Jeff at his website coreauthenticity.com The Educator Summit  -  Teach Your Heart Out Watch and share my TEDx talk!  -  Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com  -  www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
25:34
May 17, 2021
It Never Hurts To Ask For Help
Ask for help when you need it. The Educator Summit Teach Your Heart Out Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
05:49
May 14, 2021
Just Say NO!
Repeat after me...IT IS OK TO SAY NO SOMETIMES! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
03:34
May 13, 2021
Control What You Can with Dr. Lori Elliott
There is only so much we can control.  Dr. Lori Elliott shares her tips for keeping this positive mindset as part of your daily routine! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
12:48
May 12, 2021
The Best Day Possible!
Nothing about this year has been the best it has ever been.  But it is up to us to make it the best possibel! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative & Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
04:08
May 11, 2021
What Do WE Have To OFFER?
Today is OFFER day and tomorrow is WE day for YELLOW week!  Offer compliments to everyone you know! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get the Yellow Day Freebie Pack! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
04:35
May 07, 2021
Let's LEARN About Each Other!
Today is LEARN day for YELLOW week!  Encourage your students to LEARN about those around them! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get the Yellow Day Freebie Pack! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
04:26
May 06, 2021
Do We Really LISTEN As Much As We Should?
Today is LISTEN day for YELLOW week!  Do you listen intently when others talk? Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get the Yellow Day Freebie Pack! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
04:41
May 05, 2021
ENGAGE!
Today is ENGAGE day for YELLOW week!  Do you engage in meaningful conversations on a daily basis? Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
04:45
May 04, 2021
YOU Can Be The Yellow For Someone Today!
Today kicks off Yellow Week 2021!  Today is YOU Day! Watch and share my TEDx talk! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
06:39
May 03, 2021
Positivity Over Perfection with Deedee Wills
I chat with Deedee Wills about the never ending quest for perfection and how focusing on positivity over perfection can help you in your classroom and life! Find more from Deedee mrswillskindergarten.com Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
09:02
April 30, 2021
You Are ENOUGH!
YOU ARE ENOUGH!!! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com 
03:41
April 29, 2021
A Comment On Positivity w/Tara Martin
I chat with Tara Martin about how a simple comment can make someone's day! Follow Tara: Instagram @tarammartin.real  Twitter @TaraMartinEDU Get Tara's Books: Cannonball In  Be Real: Educate From The Heart Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
17:41
April 28, 2021
Hard Work Pays Off...Over Time
Spread out the hard work so you don't spread yourself too thin. Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
09:49
April 27, 2021
Don't Sweat The Small Stuff
Welcome back to On My Way To School!  So excited to relaunch this podcast with all of you amazing educators! Get my book here #teachplaylearn Listen To My Other Podcasts The Classroom Collaborative Teach, Play, Learn! www.adampetersoneducation.com www.makesomeonesdayyellow.com
06:47
April 26, 2021
Read Like A Pirate - Ep. 13
In this episode I share my favorite books from Dave Burgess Consulting, Inc.  If you're looking to build your summer reading list and get an early start, look no further! Books Mentioned: Teach Like A Pirate, Play Like A Pirate, Talk To Me, Kids Deserve It, Sparks In The Dark, The Innovator's Mindset, The Limitless School, The Wild Card Visit www.daveburgess.com 
19:52
April 18, 2019
Ep. 12 w/Matt Halpern!!!
Matt and I chat about his career as a male kindergarten teacher!  He is so inspiring and just an all around great guy!
31:57
March 10, 2019
Live A Positive Life W/Crystal Radke Ep. 11
My friend, Crystal Radke, sat down to chat about her newest adventure as a lifelong educator!  Take a look at all her amazing content! www.kreativeinlife.com  @kreativeinlife
19:55
February 24, 2019
Relationships and Positivity w/Kim Bearden! Ep. 10
Kim Bearden, Co-Founder of the Ron Clark Academy, sits down to talk about student relationships, positive school culture, and more!  Follow @kimbearden for more from this amazing educator!
29:20
February 17, 2019
Ep. 9 - YOU! The Importance Of Taking Care of Yourself!
Join me on my own drive while I discuss the importance of taking care of yourself and how I found ways to do just that!
11:47
October 21, 2018
Ep. 8 - My Story! A little about me and my current role!
This episode is all about who I am, what I do, and why I do it! I realized that this audience may not be the same as other platforms and I never did an introduction. I also talk about three important words in education...APPRECIATION, MOTIVATION, and COLLABORATION! Websites mentioined: www.adampetersoneducation.com www.sde.com
16:19
October 14, 2018
Ep. 7 - Collaboration and The Power of Positive School Climate
Have you heard of Rae Hughart? Now you have! Follow her and her team at www.teachbetter.com @raehughart @chadostrowski @jeffgargas @TechieTeachOtt
24:46
October 07, 2018
Ep. 6 - Purposeful Play, Organization, and more with Kim Adsit!
My friend Kim Adsit and I talk organization, purposeful play, and more! Follow her @kindergals and follow those she mentions @kinderbykim, @luvmykinders, @deedeewills Checkout the HomePLAY pack Kim and I created on Teachers Pay Teachers by searching Kim Adsit Homework!
29:02
September 23, 2018
Ep. 5 Alive Studios - Interview and a FUN GAME!
This episode was prerecorded at a conference in the exhibit hall booth of one of my favorite companies, Alive Studios! We talked products and played a fun game! For more on their awesome products visit: www.alivestudiosco.com If purchasing, use Coupon Code teacherslearn2 for some FREE products!
12:19
September 16, 2018
Ep. 4 Adam Dovico!!! Leadership, Positive Starts, and more!
I was lucky to sit down and chat with Adam Dovico for this week's episode! After listening, you can find more on Adam at his website: www.insidethetrenches.com @adamdovico
19:49
September 09, 2018
Ep. 3 w/Cheryl Turner - Tips for Stress, Poverty Situations, and More!
I was very lucky to sit down with Cheryl Turner, creator of Reach TLS, and discuss stress relief, teaching students who come from poverty, and more! You can find more info about Cheryl at reachinglearningsolutions.com
13:60
September 02, 2018
On My Way To School w/Adam Peterson - Ep.2 - Chris Pombonyo
In this episode I sit down with Chris Pombonyo (www.liveintheclassroom.com) and discuss his awesome energy, teacher-student relationships, and more!
16:24
August 27, 2018
Episode 1 - w/Deedee Wills
The very first episode of On My Way To School with Adam Peterson! Deedee Wills and I talk about a positive start to the school day, writing, and more!
11:30
August 19, 2018