Books to Africa and A Personal Transformation to a Global Educator

Julie Hembree on episode 233 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Julie Hembree and her students are sending Books to Africa. But that’s not all. She’s also started the Cultivate World Literacy Project and more. Learn about her transformation into a global educator because her students got excited and led the way. This is a pattern we can all emulate. Connect your students and join. Screencastify […]

Recognizing Human Trafficking and What To Do About It in Schools

Ashley Burkett on episode 224 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Human trafficking is on the rise in the United States. Some states now include human trafficking in their definition of child abuse. Others do not. In today’s show, Ashley Burkett talks about the signs that a child is being trafficked, how children are being recruited, and what schools should be doing. This is an important […]

The Storm of Poverty Hits Us All

Why We Must Dare to Care

The Storm of Poverty

As we follow the changing maps of tropical storms Harvey, Irma, Jose, and now Maria, many of us have been looking at what meteorologists are calling the “cone of possibility.” Before you think that is a good thing – it isn’t. The cone of possibility means it is the area where a hurricane may possibly […]

5 Ways to Help At Risk Children Succeed

Episode 130 with Basil Marin on the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Today Basil Marin @basil_marin takes us on a journey to help at risk children with these five steps. From the inspiring books to the essential mindsets, Basil will help us reach at risk kids because he speaks from experience.  Owl Eyes: The Must-Get FREE Web-App for Classical Literature Teachers [Today’s Sponsor] Owl Eyes has hundreds of […]

To Reach the Unreachable Star #MondayMotivation with Kim Clayton

Episode 116 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Kim Clayton @kaclayton tells her story of reaching students who have been “given up on” by many. You’ll be encouraged not only to reach the unreachable star but to teach them! Remember why you’re in the teaching profession and be the teacher and reacher! Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher You can right click and download a copy Below is […]

How to Help Kids in Poverty Succeed in Life and Learning

A conversation with Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach on episode 84 of the 10-minute Teacher Podcast

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Today Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach @snbeach talks about the best ways educators and schools can help children in poverty. From personal experience as both a child in poverty and a teacher who helps those in poverty, Sheryl shares what works. Listen Now Stream by clicking here. Click here to download the transcript or scroll down to read […]

5 Ideas to Improve Rural Education in America

Episode 40 of #10MT Interviews Daisy Dyer Duerr

5 ways to improve rural education

Today Daisy Dyer Duerr @DaisyDyerDuerr reimagines what rural education can be. Rural education has a significant majority of perpetually impoverished counties in America. Additionally, only 55% of rural America has broadband access versus 94% of urban America. This digital divide and poverty create unique challenges. Daisy gives us five ideas to address them. Listen Now Stream […]

Give Kids What They Deserve #MondayMotivation #kidsdeserveit

Adam Welcome on episode 36 of The 10-Minute Teacher

Today Adam Welcome @awelcome inspires us to treat kids in positive ways. As co-author of Kids Deserve It, Adam gives us all a task to do at school today. He also shares the shocking mistake he made when he started teaching. It was based on what he considers bad advice from a colleague. He discusses home […]

Kevin Honeycutt inspires us to reach troubled kids in poverty #mondaymotivation

10-Minute Teacher Episode #31 | 10MT

Today Kevin Honeycutt @kevinhoneycutt grew up in poverty and attended school in many cities across the United States. As he witnessed education around the country he collected powerful experiences that still influence his conversations and his work with educators. Listen Now Stream by clicking here. Download this episode to listen offline by right-clicking here and […]