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Tre Gammage: Living Your Dream, Consulting, Every Decision Counts, and The Dash Podcast - 297

Tre Gammage: Living Your Dream, Consulting, Every Decision Counts, and The Dash Podcast - 297

June 4, 2020

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Tre Gammage notes, “As an entrepreneur, podcaster, and speaker my purpose is to make it easier to do what you love.” This is episode 297 of Teaching Learning Leading K-12 where Tre and I talk about living your dream, consulting, his book Every Decision Counts, and The Dash Podcast.

Tre was born and raised in South Bend Indiana where football was his first love, and it carried him to his first dream - To play division 1 college football!

He recalls that his dream taught him a lot, “all we did was lose and half the time I rode the bench. Fortunately, while I didn’t fit on the field I found my way off the field - Committing my time to diversity affairs, global perspectives, and decision making. These experiences made me well rounded and helped me realize my ambition to add value to everybody I have a conversation with. I didn’t decide to chase my dream until one of my professor’s asked, If money was no object what would you do with your life?”

Tre says, “When you see someone live their dream it makes you want to help them reach that
dream or live your own. Every day I wake up and do what I love to and leave a blueprint
for the next generation. “

Tre founded The Gammage Consulting Group. Its primary service is helping K – 12 schools implement social and emotional learning programs. He uses a 5 step process that takes you from managing multiple behavior systems to one school wide framework that supports growth
in Students and Educators. He also recently released Every Decision Counts: 8 Lessons I Wish They Taught Me in School. He is the producer and host of The Dash Podcast. Since 2015 Tre has spoken to over 100 audiences totaling more than 10,000 people.

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Connect with Tre:

https://tregammage.com/

https://gcgshop.bigcartel.com/product/every-decision-counts-8-lesson-s-i-wish-they-taught-me-in-school

tre@tregammage.com

https://youtu.be/k5uZ83ipCZ4

https://www.linkedin.com/in/tre-gammage-gcdf-54ab1765/

 

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Length- 39:39

 

 

 

Ryan Gottfredson: Success Mindsets - Your Keys to Unlocking Greater Success in Your Life, Work, & Leadership - 296

Ryan Gottfredson: Success Mindsets - Your Keys to Unlocking Greater Success in Your Life, Work, & Leadership - 296

May 29, 2020

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Ryan Gottfredson, Ph.D. is the author of Success Mindsets: Your Keys to Unlocking Greater Success in Your Life, Work, & Leadership (Morgan James Publishing, 2020). Ryan is a mental success coach and cutting-edge leadership consultant, author, trainer, and researcher. This is episode 296 of Teaching Learning Leading K12, an audio podcast.

Dr. Gottfredson helps improve organizations, leaders, teams, and employees by improving their mindsets.

Ryan is currently a leadership and management professor at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics at California State University-Fullerton (CSUF). He holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources from Indiana University, and a B.A. from Brigham Young University.

He also works with organizations to develop their leaders and improve their culture (collective mindsets). He has worked with top leadership teams at CVS Health (top 130 leaders), Deutsche Telekom (500+ of their top 2,000 leaders), and dozens of other organizations.

As a respected authority and researcher on topics related to leadership, management, and organizational behavior, Ryan has published over 15 articles across a variety of journals including: Journal of Management, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Business Horizons, Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, and Journal of Leadership Studies. His research has been cited over 2,000 times since 2014.

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Connect with Ryan:

https://ryangottfredson.com/

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-gottfredson-9a0b466/

https://www.instagram.com/ryangottfredson/

https://www.facebook.com/RyanGottfredsonPhD/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyTe4jL0cla-U_Y4lqjc3-w

Length - 50:21

Tyler Harms: Teaching for God’s Glory - Daily Wisdom and Inspiration for New Teachers - 295

Tyler Harms: Teaching for God’s Glory - Daily Wisdom and Inspiration for New Teachers - 295

May 22, 2020

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Tyler Harms has been a special educator for over a decade. He has taught in the elementary and secondary school settings and he is a dedicated advocate for students and their families. 

Tyler completed his Bachelor’s Degree at Calvin College located in Grand Rapids, MI and holds Master’s Degrees in both Special Education and Mathematics. 

Tyler often speaks to undergraduate students about the transition from student teaching to running their own classroom.

He recently published his first book - Teaching For God's Glory: Daily Wisdom and Inspiration for New Teachers.

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 www.tylerharmsauthor.com

https://www.linkedin.com/in/tyler-harms-m-ed-a50696172/

https://website.elmhillserver.net/ELM33309_Harms/

https://www.instagram.com/teachingforgodsglory/

https://www.facebook.com/teachingforgodsglory/?view_public_for=426513558160782

https://twitter.com/TylerHarms19

https://teachforgodsglory.com/

https://www.amazon.com/Teaching-Gods-Glory-Inspiration-Teachers/dp/1400327482/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=9781400327485&qid=1580287913&sr=8-1

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/teaching-for-gods-glory-tyler-harms/1135681641?ean=9781400327485

 

https://elmhillbooks.com/

Length - 36:27

Barbara R. Blackburn: Money for Good Grades and Other Myths About Motivating Kids - 294

Barbara R. Blackburn: Money for Good Grades and Other Myths About Motivating Kids - 294

May 14, 2020

 

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Barbara R. Blackburn joins me today to discuss her book Money for Good Grades and Other Myths About Motivating Kids. This is episode 294 of Teaching Learning Leading K12, an audio podcast.

Ranked in the Top 30 Global Gurus in Education, Barbara has dedicated her life to raising the level of rigor and motivation for professional educators and students alike. What differentiates Barbara’s 28 books are her easily executable concrete examples based on decades of experience as a teacher, professor, and consultant. Barbara’s dedication to education was inspired in her early years by her parents, Bob and Rose. Her father’s doctorate and lifetime career as a professor taught her the importance of professional training. Her mother’s career as school secretary shaped Barbara’s appreciation of the effort all staff play in the education of every child.

Barbara has taught early childhood, elementary, middle, and high school students and has served as an educational consultant for three publishing companies. She holds a master’s degree in school administration and was certified as both a teacher and a school principal in North Carolina. She received her Ph.D. in Curriculum and Teaching from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. In 2006, she received the award for Outstanding Junior Professor at Winthrop University. She recently left her position at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte to write and speak full-time.

In addition to speaking at state, national, and international conferences, she also regularly presents workshops for teachers and administrators in elementary, middle, and high schools. Her workshops are lively and engaging and filled with practical information. Her most popular topics include:

 

  • Rigor is NOT a Four Letter Word
  • Rigorous Schools and Classrooms: Leading the Way
  • Rigorous Assessments
  • Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom
  • Rigor for Students with Special Needs
  • Motivation + Engagement + Rigor = Student Success
  • Research-Based Engaging Instruction Leads to Higher Achievement
  • High Expectations and Increased Support Lead to Success

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Connect with Barbara:

www.barbarablackburnonline.com

www.motivatingyourkid.com

https://globalgurus.org/education-gurus-30/

www.routledge.com/eyeoneducation

https://twitter.com/BarbBlackburn

https://www.pinterest.com/barbblackburn/

https://www.facebook.com/BarbaraRBlackburn/

https://www.routledge.com/product/isbn/9781138368200?source=igodigital

https://www.amazon.com/Money-Grades-Other-Myths-Motivating-ebook/dp/B07R8GVRLW

Length - 1:00:47

Kathy Almy: Improving Math Instruction and Math Reform - 293

Kathy Almy: Improving Math Instruction and Math Reform - 293

May 8, 2020

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Kathleen Almy is the CEO and founder of Almy Educational Consulting. Kathy shares with me her thoughts on better math instruction and math reform. This is episode 293 of Teaching Learning Leading K12, an audio podcast.

As math faculty with over 20 years of experience in high school and college classrooms, she brings her love of math and helping students succeed in college to every project she works on. 

She led local, state, and national initiatives for over a decade before starting her own consulting group. In her most recent position, she led the Illinois Transitional Math implementation required by a law and affecting over 700 high schools and nearly 50 community colleges. 

Prior to that initiative, she worked for nearly a decade to implement a non-STEM pathways alternative to beginning algebra known as Math Literacy for College Students. 

Through that work, she traveled the country providing professional development to support faculty with its innovative pedagogy, worked throughout Illinois to change state-level policies that affected acceptance of the course, and co-authored a textbook, Math Lit, to support faculty teaching the course. 

She initially learned how to lead and effect change through her work leading her college’s complete developmental math redesign.

She is tenacious, passionate, and committed to improving math for every student with a college math requirement. Considered a thought leader in developmental math reform, math pathways, and transitional math, she has served in national and statewide positions and given numerous talks and keynotes.

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Connect with Kathy:

https://www.almyeducation.com/

https://twitter.com/Almy_Education

https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathleen-almy-bba8baa2/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQd_8mWqPTRUW-yPXxiqhog/featured

Length - 52:41