The Teacher Career Coach Podcast

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Cara
 Jan 6, 2021
Discovered you about a month ago. I'm struggling a lot this year and was getting frustrated job hunting. This gave me hope that it's possible to transition smoothly to a new career and that my ed. degree isn't useless! Thanks:)

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The Teacher Career Coach Podcast was created to motivate, empower, and inspire educators to find happiness in their careers, whether inside or outside the classroom. Whether or not they are thinking of a career change from teaching, all educators will gain something from the honest discussions. Join us as we talk teacher burnout, career transitions, side-hustles for teachers, and everything in between!

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47 - Joe Dombrowski: Finding Humor in Teaching
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In this episode, I interview Joe "Mr.D" Dombrowski, Joe broke the internet in 2017 with a fake spelling test that he gave to his 4th grade class as an April Fools prank. Joe has been performing and writing comedy professionally since 2010 which is when he got his start in his hometown of Detroit, Michigan. Joe and I chat about how he uses his huge fan base and comedy to bring awareness and advocate for change in the systematic issues that teachers face.

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Oct 14, 2021
46 - Sharon McMahon Answers Teachers' Questions
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In this episode, I interview the amazing Sharon McMahon. Sharon is a former high school government and law teacher who earned a reputation as ‘America’s Government Teacher’. During the historic 2020 election proceedings for her efforts to educate the general public on political misinformation. Because Sharon is known for answering rapid-fire questions on her viral Instagram, I'm asking her the top questions teachers have from this community about the government, history, and what to do if you're being accused of teaching critical race theory.

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Oct 07, 2021
45 - Nicole Bryson - From Teacher to Training Consultant
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In this episode of the Teacher Career Coach Podcast, I interview the wonderful Nicole Bryson. Nicole left teaching after an impressive 17 years in the classroom for a higher paying position as a training consultant with a workforce management company. Nicole shares how the Teacher Career Coach Course helped her overcome her challenges and find success after 10 full years of searching for new roles.

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Sep 30, 2021
44 - Amy Newman: From Teacher To Project Coordinator
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In this episode, I interview Teacher Career Coach Course graduate Amy Newman. Amy left teaching after 18 years and landed a brand new role as a Project Manager Coordinator. Listen in as Amy shares her story and insight into her new role, and even talks about the impact it's made on her overall happiness.

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Sep 23, 2021
43 - Alexis Shepard: Advocating For Teachers
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In this episode, I interview Alexis Shepard, a ninth year educator. Alexis is no stranger to burnout. But she had a desire to take steps towards bettering herself and her career and it led to the creation of her brand, The Afro Educator. In her work, Alexis seeks to create solutions to help improve teacher outlook and sustainability in the profession. Listen in as Alexis and I have a deep chat about how notions of being a "good teacher" can cause limiting beliefs that can stunt our potential for growth.

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Sep 16, 2021
42 - Delaney Carr: From Teaching To Learning Designer
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In this episode, I interview another Teacher Career Coach course graduate, Delaney Carr. Delaney taught high school math for six years and after taking the course, she now works for an EdTech company as a learning experience designer. Listen in as we chat about her transition, and all about her day-to-day responsibilities in her new role.  

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Sep 09, 2021
41 - Kim Kross: Flexible Virtual Teaching with Elevate K-12
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In this episode, I interview Kim Kross. Kim has a distinguished career leading the implementation of major programs and initiatives at global, educational institutions. In this episode, I interview her in regards to her role as Chief Operating Officer for Elevate K-12. This interview is great for anyone listening who has an immediate need to find flexible part-time work. Make sure you listen until the end to learn about curriculum writing opportunities as well.

Learn more about Elevate K-12.

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Sep 02, 2021
40 - Selling Curriculum on TPT
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In this episode, I am going to cover some of the basics for those looking to earn income from selling products on TPT. I talk about why you may want to create a TPT store, how to niche down, and the basics of getting started. If you're interested in learning more about selling products on TPT, you may want to check out Teachers Pay Teachers Business School. 

Free video: Use PPT to create TPT products

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Jul 22, 2021
39 - Luke Owings: Transitioning Into Corporate Roles
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In this episode, I interview Luke Owings from Invited MBA. Luke has taught higher education, worked at education companies, and now works for Invited MBA with a mission to support others with business education. If you have found yourself battling impostor syndrome or feeling inexperienced when applying or interviewing for corporate roles, this is the episode for you.

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Jul 15, 2021
38 - Amber Harper: The Burned-In Teacher
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Amber Harper is an educator, author, speaker, podcaster, and Teacher Burnout Coach. She’s the founder of the Burned In Teacher and author of Hacking Teacher Burnout. Listen in to our conversation as Amber empowers burned-out teachers to believe they deserve and can achieve a happier and more fulfilled career and life.

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Jul 08, 2021
37 - Lynn Barrios: From Teacher to Customer Engagement Specialist
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In this episode, I interview Lynn Barrios. Lynn is a former teacher who was in the classroom for 6 years as a science lab and math and science teacher in middle school. While she loved being in the classroom and educating my students, she quickly learned that she wore many more hats than just an educator. She began her search for a new career path that led her to joining the Teacher Career Coach Course and EdTech. Listen in as we talk about her new role as a Customer Engagement Specialist at an EdTech company.

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Jul 01, 2021
36 - Molly Wheatley: Tips For Starting A Tutoring Business
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In this episode, I interview Molly Wheatly, the founder and creator of the Tutorpreneur Academy™ where she helps teachers build a profitable tutoring business using skills they already have so that they can make money on the side without quitting their teaching jobs. She discovered her passion when she reached the 5 year mark of teaching and felt completely burnt out and realized she could use her teaching strengths to make money on the side which created her unique approach which is the Tutorpreneur Method™.

Since then she has worked with countless students and it’s become her mission to empower every teacher to start earning great money on the side.

Save 10% on Molly's Tutorpreneur Academy using coupon code TCC!

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Jun 25, 2021
35 - Sarah Mill: From Teacher to Freelance Copywriter
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In this episode, I interview someone on team Teacher Career Coach that I could not work without, Sarah Mill. For as long as Sarah can remember, she wanted to be a teacher. But after just 3 years of teaching high school English, she started to panic that it wasn't what she wanted it to be. After year 4, a mix of feeling stifled by the system and an opportunity to move across the country gave her the push she needed to try something new. Now she's successfully navigating the world of freelance writing while traveling around the country with her fiance. This interview is a great listen for anyone wanting to be a freelancer OR a copywriter as we touch on both subjects almost equally.

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Jun 17, 2021
34 - Five Tips for Interviewing Outside of Teaching
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This is a short-but-sweet episode is all about helping you navigate interviews outside of the classroom and in new positions. I answer some of the biggest questions you may have about preparing for an interview in an industry you are unfamiliar with.

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Jun 10, 2021
32 - Lisa Spinelli-White: Why Teachers Make Great Corporate Trainers
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 Lisa  Spinelli-White is a senior content manager at the Association for Talent Development (ATD). She is the editor and a contributor to the book Teachers to Trainers to helps those in career transitions explore training as a career option!

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Jun 03, 2021
33 - What If You Don't Get a Job Before Summer Is Over?
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Maybe you've tried this before: you put off looking for new roles until AFTER the school years almost up, you take a week or two to unwind for summer, and then you start to send out resumes. You're DETERMINED this will be the year you'll find something, but before you know it you find yourself teaching another year because nothing popped up. Then the cycle just continues to repeat year after year. In this episode, I want to walk you through the different scenarios so you can best be prepared if you DON’T find that ideal position before the summer starts winding down. This episode is all about helping you navigate that very small-- and often stressful-- application window

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Jun 03, 2021
31 - Blake Blankenbecler: Therapy for Teachers
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Blake Blankenbecler is a licensed professional counselor based in Austin, Texas. Blake specializes in helping people with anxiety, trauma, disordered eating, and hurt relationships feel better and find relief. In this episode, we dig deep into the emotional injuries that are common in those who are in helping professions, The Human Giver syndrome, and why it' can feel so difficult to set boundaries when you're a teacher.
 
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May 13, 2021
30 - Angela Watson: Making Teaching a Sustainable Career
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Angela Watson is one of the most highly regarded productivity and mindset specialists for educators. In addition to being an author and a motivational speaker, she's also the host of the very popular Truth For Teachers Podcast. Whether you’re ultimately looking to leave the profession or stay in the classroom, this episode offers tangible tips to help you adjust your priorities, systematize your processes, and better manage your workload.

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May 06, 2021
29 - Allison Arney: Writing Your Teacher Transition Resume
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In this episode of the Teacher Career Coach Podcast, I interview Team Teacher Career Coach's expert resume writer Allison Arney. We discuss best practices when writing your teaching transition resume, how to seek outside support, and more!

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Apr 29, 2021
28 - Mallory Mack: From Teacher to Senior Government Account Manager
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In this episode, I interview Mallory Mack. Mallory is a close personal friend of mine, and one of my favorite examples of someone working their way up the corporate ladder outside of the classroom. Listen to her interview, where we chat about her journey from teaching and working in a variety of roles, including her most current position as a Senior Government Account Manager.

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Apr 22, 2021
27 - Katelyn Samuels: From Teaching to Human Resources
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In this episode, I interview Katelyn Samuels. Katelyn is a former teacher turned corporate climber while also being a mama bear to three girls under four. She believes it is possible to lean in at work and raise your babies at the same time. In this episode, we talk about Katelyn's transition from teaching into various roles in human resources.

Read Katelyn's blog, Freshly Brewed Mama.

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Apr 15, 2021
26 - Jane Green: Managing Stress From Teaching
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In this episode, I talk to Jane Green, a certified holistic health coach and creator of Health Space. She specializes in overcoming stress through mind, movement, and nutrition. By working with Jane, clients are able to identify the root causes of their stress and implement self-care strategies to feel more balanced, energized, grounded, and fulfilled. I know that this an episode that many teachers will benefit from!

Follow Jane on Instagram @healthspaceca

Jane's Course on Balanced Nutrition

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Apr 08, 2021
25 - Madeline Cronk: From Teacher to PD Trainer
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In this episode, I interview Madeline Cronk. Madeline is a former middle and high school science teacher who experienced burn out early in her career. She transitioned out of the classroom and now works for a curriculum development company. She loves her new job and wants to use her experiences to help other teachers who may be struggling.

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Apr 02, 2021
24 - Rachel Scott: Financial Planning for a Career Change
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In this episode, I interview Rachel Scott. Rachel is a third year high school English teacher, newspaper adviser, and volleyball coach who loves her job AND wants the option to retire early someday. She uses her platform, Teachers Talk Money, to help other teachers master their money in order to give back to themselves. In this episode, Rachel and I do a deep dive into financial planning for a career change. 

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Mar 25, 2021
23 - Jason Sizemore: From Teacher to Vegan Business Owner
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In this episode, I interview Jason Sizemore. After 21 years serving as an educator & administrator in public schools in Pennsylvania and New York Jason took a big leap to focus on a vegan cooking class & vegan products business he had started on the side. Jason has learned firsthand that being an educator can mean so much more than being in a classroom. We chat all about the mindset challenges he faced when making this big decision and how he continues to give back and support schools from outside of the classroom.

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Mar 18, 2021
22 - Zia Hassan: Core Values and Career Choices
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In this episode, I interview Zia Hassan, who happens to be a close personal friend of mine. Zia is an educator, life coach, tech consultant, and self-described systems enthusiast. Listen as we discuss how to discover your core values so that you can focus on what's important to you in life and career. Listen to Zia's podcast Gently Down the Stream.

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Mar 11, 2021
21 - Andy Rahden: Why This CEO Hires Teachers
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In this episode, I interview Andy Rahden the CEO of Shmoop. For the last 20 years Andy has been focused as an Entrepreneur building, transforming, and growing companies. Andy has been involved in education technology for years in a variety of companies. In this interview, we chat about why former teachers make such great resources for educational companies. Make sure to listen until the end to hear what best practices for interviewing for these types of roles. 

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Mar 04, 2021
20 - The Pros and Cons of Leaving Teaching During the Pandemic
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In this episode of The Teacher Career Coach Podcast, I’m addressing one of the biggest  (and most common) questions I’m receiving from teachers right now, “Should I leave teaching after this year?”

Now, this is always a common question, but with the ongoing pandemic leading to new levels of burnout and frustration, so many teachers are struggling. I know this year has been especially tough for so many reasons. That’s why, in this episode, I get candid about the several factors that go into making such a big decision and my best advice for taking action toward your desired outcome despite the pandemic.

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Feb 25, 2021
19 - Tatiana Tsoir: Why Teachers Make Great Bookkeepers
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Tatiana Tsoir is a CPA and founder of Linza Advisors—but she is much more than just an accountant. Tatiana is a numbers expert with over 15 years of experience helping entrepreneurs and business owners become the boss of their bottom line. Tatiana is here today to share her expertise on how teachers can follow in her footsteps by starting as a bookkeeper.

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Feb 18, 2021
18 - Caley Preyss: From Teacher to Real Estate Agent
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Caley Preyss launched a career in real estate so she could have more freedom in her lifestyle. As a business owner, her aim is to educate and partner with her clients to help them reach their goals and turn a house into a home. In this episode, we talk about Caley's soul searching, how she knew real estate was the right choice for her, and what anyone interested in real estate should know about the industry.

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Feb 11, 2021
17 - Leaving Teaching: My Story
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Many people have asked me to share my personal story about why I left teaching and what I've done since. In this episode, I'll share why I left, what it's like to be an educational consultant and instructional designer, and the most important lessons I've learned along the way!

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Feb 04, 2021
16 - Stacy Aguilar: From Teaching to Graphic Design
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Stacy Aguilar is a former teacher who left the classroom to focus on graphic design. She's pivoted to creating a business, The Teacherpreneur Design School, to help other teachers scale their business with professional-looking branding.

0:35 Introducing Stacy Aguilar
01:17 Stacy’s teaching story
05:47 From e-commerce to freelancing
11:33 Stacy’s transition out of the classroom
15:10 Experiencing teacher guilt
19:46 What is The Teacherpreneur Design School?
21:16 Push past imposter syndrome
23:50 Online personal brand tips
32:13 What 's included in a The Teacherpreneur Design School membership?

Where to find Stacy online:
 IG: @stacyeaguilar
stacyeaguilar.com

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Jan 28, 2021
15 - Brian Rippet: Getting Support From Your Teachers Union
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I receive messages all the time from teachers who need support or are considering breaking their teaching contracts. When I was a teacher, I had a very close relationship with the union in both of my school districts, and I wanted to bring in an expert to talk more on these subjects to share his knowledge.  In this episode, I interview Brian Rippet.

After working in the classroom for 21 years, Brian is now the Nevada State Education Association President. We talk about how to get in contact with advocates in your area, what you should know if you are considering breaking your contract, and more.

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Jan 21, 2021
14 - Sarah Forst: Self-Care For Teachers
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In this episode, Sarah helps us understand the importance of self-care and why it is a key part of avoiding teacher burnout.

(0:35) Introducing Sarah Forst
(4:03) Your mindset may be setting you up for burnout
(7:29) Self-care is key for longevity in the classroom
(9:59) Accept that not everything will get done
(11:01) Set up a schedule for your self-care
(12:23) Set your priorities and cut out what you need to
(14:11) Ideas for self-care activities
(20:08) Build a daily routine that includes time for self-care
(22:16) Therapy and self-care
(24:58) Boundaries as self-care 
(26:08) Environmental factors that contribute to burnout
(28:01) Teacher guilt
(33:08) Teacher Care Crate

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Read Sarah's Book The Teacher's Guide to Self-Care

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Jan 14, 2021
13 - Jay Clouse: How to Start Freelancing
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Freelancers make their own schedules, only work with the clients they want to work with and have control and flexibility,  perfect for teachers. However, one of the biggest challenges in becoming successful in freelancing is just figuring out how to get started. In this episode, I interview Jay Clouse, an expert who helps freelancers succeed and scale their businesses.

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Jan 07, 2021
12 - Three Steps to Setting and Achieving Your Goals
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It can be difficult to make time to focus on personal or professional development when you have a busy schedule. If you're feeling overwhelmed,  focus on implementing strategies to help you work on your goals more efficiently. Whether considering starting a side hustle or transitioning into a new career, listen to this episode to learn how to set and reach your goals. 

(1:02) Introduction to goal setting
(4:10) #1 (part a) Get clear on the “what”
(5:27) #1 (part b) Get clear on the “why”
(9:45) Goals should be realistic and challenging
(14:17) #2 Establish habits to help you work toward your goals 
(15:01) Use your senses to focus
(16:36) #3 Reflect and check in on your progress
(18:39) Create your vision board!

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Dec 31, 2020
11 - Peyton Curley: SEL Strategies to Enhance Your Happiness
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In this episode, I'm interviewing a former teacher and business owner of The Social Emotional Teacher, Peyton Curley. Peyton shares her strategies for mindfulness and examining your own social emotional competencies in the classroom to become a happier teacher. 

(0:41) Introducing Peyton Curley
(1:58) Introduction to Social Emotional Learning (SEL)
(5:03) Self-awareness is the starting place for SEL
(6:25) Take time for self-care
(8:12) It’s okay to be honest with your students
(12:38) Teacher guilt
(14:06) SEL can transform the classroom for teachers and students
(15:59) Gratefulness
(16:40) What is a mindfulness practice?
(18:32) Teaching mindfulness to students
(22:20) The Social Emotional Teacher
(26:58) “Growth Mindset Workbook for Students”

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Dec 24, 2020
10 - Five Reasons You Should Start Your Side Hustle
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Have you been thinking of starting a teaching side hustle? In this episode, I discuss the top five reasons why I encourage teachers to start a side hustle. 

(0:39) Introduction to side hustles
(4:35) Who this episode is for
(5:19) Reason #1: You need to figure out what you like outside of the classroom
(7:04) Reason #2: You need to grow
(8:55) Reason #3: You need resume-building experience
(12:04) Reason #4: You need more confidence
(14:11) Reason #5: You need more money

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Dec 17, 2020
09 - Dr. Robin Sargent: Why Teachers Make Great Instructional Designers
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Many teachers have been leaving the classroom to pursue a career in Instructional Design. In this episode, I interview Dr. Robin Sargent. Dr. Robin is a former corporate Director of Learning & Development who has created an entire online academy focused to teaching Instructional Design.

(0:35) Introducing Dr. Robin Sargent
(1:25) What is an Instructional Designer?
(2:50) Why teachers make great Instructional Designers
(4:30) Best skills to learn for Instructional Design
(7:13) Fear and imposter syndrome
(9:55) Types of Instructional Design
(16:02) What is the work-life balance for an Instructional Designer?
(17:15) Personality fit for Instructional Design
(22:39) Instructional Design job stability, pay, and growth opportunities
(25:32) How to build a portfolio in Instruction Design
(27:38) IDOL resources

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Dec 10, 2020
08 - Mr. John Rodney: Positive Mindsets and Supportive Schools
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In this episode, I'm showcasing the career path of one of the most positive teachers I know, John Rodney. John shares his candid stories of low points he's had in his teaching career and how he's overcome them.

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IG: @teachertoteacher

Twitter: @john_j_rodney

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Dec 03, 2020
07 - How to Battle Your Teacher Guilt
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In this episode, I discuss two ways teacher guilt might be holding you back from being happy and how you can battle the guilt by changing your mindset.

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Nov 26, 2020
06 - Jessica Wolvington: From Teacher to Software Engineer
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In this episode, I'm showcasing the career path of a former teacher, Jessica Wolvington, a teacher who successfully transitioned to the role of a software engineer. Listen in as we have some honest conversations about our experiences with imposter syndrome, burnout, and work-life balance in this new career. 

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Nov 19, 2020
05 - Liz Blanc: From Teaching High School to Stand-Up Comedian
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Liz is a former teacher who now works full-time as a standup comedian. She's based in Los Angeles, California, and has performed comedy all over the country.  She was named one of Ohio's funniest women by Cleveland.com in 2008, as well as winning many other awards. Liz began her stand-up career in Cleveland, Ohio while she was teaching high school, and in this episode, she gets real about the trade-offs she had to make in order to pursue her dream.

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Nov 12, 2020
04 - Principal Rahh: Revolutionizing How Schools Support Teachers
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Principal Rahh, also known as the Revolutionary Principal, built and founded one of the most highly-regarded schools in his area by students and parents. He's revolutionized the way he approaches education and, because of that, he's also transformed the way he supports his teachers.   

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Nov 05, 2020
03 - Claire Bossert: From the Classroom to Educational Technology
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In this episode, I'm interviewing Claire Bossert, a former teacher who transitioned to a new role after 8 years of educational experience. Claire recently was hired for a position at an education company after working as both a classroom teacher and a reading specialist.

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Oct 29, 2020
02 - Getting Started with a Career Change from Teaching
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  In this episode, you will learn: 

  • How to know if a career change is right for you.
  • The top careers for teachers. 
  • What you should know about making a career change. 

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Oct 23, 2020
01 - Introducing The Teacher Career Coach Podcast
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  In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why all teachers should listen to this podcast.
  • What to expect from future episodes.
  • About the host, Daphne Williams.

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Oct 22, 2020
Coming Soon: The Teacher Career Coach Podcast Trailer
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After leaving teaching due to severe burnout, Daphne Williams started a new life outside of the classroom as an educational consultant and instructional designer. Now she's vowed to create the community and resources she wishes she had. We'll cover teacher burnout, career transitions outside of teaching, starting your own business, and everything in between. Subscribe now to guarantee you don't miss any episodes of The Teacher Career Coach Podcast!

Oct 15, 2020