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Empowered Teaching

Feb 21, 2019

 

Jess Martin, is one of those people you run across on Instagram and makes you automatically wonder, why have you been away from my life for so long?

Also known as the @Whimsicalteacher, Jess is here to talk about her beginnings in social media. About her grow journey, the ups and down and the lessons learned in the...


Feb 14, 2019

 

Happy Valentines Day! In today's episode, we discuss the vital importance of teachers loving and caring for her students on a deeper level.  "Students don't learn from people they don't love" Before a student loves a class, they have to love their teacher. Personal and honest connections between students and their...


Feb 7, 2019

Perla Oyervides is a Mexican American Teacher who was born and raised at the border. Shortly after she graduated from college, she was presented with the opportunity to go out and start her career somewhere else, but she decided to stay to serve the community that saw her grow. 

She is here to talk about her...


Jan 31, 2019

Gary Gray is an International Teacher from Nova Scotia who is currently based in Singapore. He is very passionate about encouraging other teachers to be culturally responsive in the classroom.

During the second part of this interview, we talked about privilege, identity, and discrimination. In addition, Gary explains...


Jan 24, 2019

Gary gray is an International Teacher from Nova Scotia who is currently based in Singapore. He is very passionate about encouraging other teachers to be culturally responsive in the classroom. 

In this episode we discuss what international teaching is all about, the meaning of culture, how to make all students feel...