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Getting Students (and Ourselves) Over the Third-Quarter Slump

Rae Pica with Dave Burgess, Richard M. Cash, Jen Carey, Shelly Sanchez Terrell

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This is the time of year when both students and teachers can feel exhausted by the grind of the school year and slip into a slump. Our guests share practical tips to help students and teachers over the hump.

Follow: @shellterrell @burgessdave @RichardCash @TeacherJenCarey 
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Timely Tax Tips for Teachers

Rae Pica with Michael B. Rubin, CPA, CFP, and Vicki Davis

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It's tax time, so we invited a tax expert to come on and answer some common teachers' tax questions. In this segment we get updates and guidelines on the educator expense deduction, unreimbursed expenses, conference costs, and side work.

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Creating Trouble-Free Transitions

Rae Pica with Michaelene Ostrosky, Kristen Vincent, Deborah J. Stewart, Joan Young

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Many teachers see transitions between classes or from one activity to another as a potentially chaotic time where all sorts of things can go wrong. Our guests today offer decades of their collective experience on how to make transitions more smooth and less stressful. 

Follow: @teach_preschool @flourishingkids @vincent_Kristen @bodymindchild 
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Motivating Unmotivated Students

Rae Pica with Dr. Kathryn Wentzel, Dr. Allen Mendler, Tony Baldasaro

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There are few things more frustrating to a passionate teacher than an unmotivated student. Why are some students unmotivated? What can be done about it? Our guests share useful insights and practical solutions. 

Follow:  @kathrynwentzel @allenmendler @tonybaldasaro @bodymindchild 
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Three Things Every Educator Should Know About Teaching Black Boys

Rae Pica with Baruti Kafele, Jose Vilson, Jason Flom

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Our guests tell us that there are a number of things many educators don't understand about teaching black boys and, indeed, there are many myths. In this segment they attempt to open our eyes and debunk the biggest misconceptions.

Follow: @thejlv @principalkafele @JasonFlom @bodymindchild 
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