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 […]

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 […]

5 Secrets to Building FOMO for your Classroom

https://media.blubrry.com/punkrockpreschool/p/s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/punkrockpreschool/Podcasts/005-5_Secrets_to_Building_FOMO_for_your_Classroom.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (39.8MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSWhat’s more important? Going over the same calendar and weather routine every single day (and boring kids half-to-death) OR changing things up and bringing something fresh and new to school each morning? Would you rather fill your day with monotonous […]