The Simple Way to Increase Participation in Preschool

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/010-How-to-increase-preschool-participation.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (48.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” Ben Franklin, as always, dropping wisdom. And as I’ve found, listening to actual philosophers usually affords the best teaching […]

Discovering Potential: Act I of the Perfect School Year

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/009-Helping-Kids-Discover-Their-Potential.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (45.4MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSWhat does your perfect year look like?  As you and your students embark on all of your learning adventures, what will be the story of your classroom? How does your journey begin and how do […]

How to Teach Critical Thinking in Preschool

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/008-How-to-Teach-Critical-Thinking-in-Preschool-Socratic-Questions.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (45.0MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSWhat is critical thinking and how do you explain it to a class of four and five-year-olds? One of my students summed it up best when she said, “Mr. G! My brain is talking!” Yup, that’s […]

Making Preschool Parents Proud Every Single Day

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/007-Parents-as-Customers.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (42.5MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSA happy parent can tell you so much more than any evaluation from an administrator.  Now that I am out of the classroom, I can say that without having to worry that putting my parents’ happiness above […]

Why a Pre-K Field Trip to the Movies Can Be a Game Changer

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/006-Beauty_Beast_Field_Trip.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (32.0MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSA field trip to the movies can actually be one of the most effective ways to spend your time. If that sounds counter-intuitive or maybe just flat-out wrong, then you may be surprised by what […]