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Teacher Transition Podcast

Release Date: 08/02/2020

6 Places for Teachers to Look for Their Next Job show art 6 Places for Teachers to Look for Their Next Job

Teacher Transition Podcast

Ready to find your next job after teaching? But what if you simply have no idea where to start looking? And how do you make time to do that when you’re teaching full-time?  If you’re ready to take your job search seriously, today’s episode is going to speed up the process. In this episode, I’m going to dive into six places for teachers to look for their new job!  Listen to discover all the jobs you could jump to next with a skill set like yours!  In this episode, we’ll explore: The pros and cons of the different 6 different types of opportunities Questions to ask...

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From Middle School Teacher Burnout to Freelancing Photographer with Skylar Rain show art From Middle School Teacher Burnout to Freelancing Photographer with Skylar Rain

Teacher Transition Podcast

In today’s episode, I’m talking with former teacher and current freelancing photographer, Skylar Rain. Skylar lost her first job due to budget cuts and then found herself in a school that was under-resourced and lacking the support she needed to be successful.  Listen to find out how Skylar made strategic moves to transition out of teaching and into a career she was passionate about. If you’re feeling burnt out or stuck in your current position, you might be surprised how much you relate to her experience.  In this episode, we’ll explore: Why Skylar was so conflicted about...

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Find Your Next Job After Teaching show art 5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Find Your Next Job After Teaching

Teacher Transition Podcast

In today’s episode, I’m addressing the questions teachers are asking when they are considering their next job after teaching. If you’re stuck in the brainstorming phase, I’m going to guide you through exploring the five key questions you need to ask yourself in order to take action on your future.   Stick around until the end of the episode because I have an amazing resource for you if you’re ready to use your answers to find your next dream job!  In this episode, we’ll explore: Why the brainstorming stage of your teacher transition can be paralyzing Helpful tools for...

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How to Take Creativity from the Classroom to the Kitchen with Jill Childre show art How to Take Creativity from the Classroom to the Kitchen with Jill Childre

Teacher Transition Podcast

Teachers are hands down some of the most creative people I know. If you've been appreciated for your creative talents inside or beyond the classroom, today's episode might resonate in a special way. In this episode, Jill Childre is sharing her story of how she managed to take her creativity from the classroom to the kitchen as she built her business, Nibble Cookie Company, all while supporting the very unique needs of her family. In this episode, we’ll explore:  When Jill realized the classroom was not a place she was thriving How challenging circumstances can be a catalyst for...

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How to Find Freedom with a Freelancing Business with Micala Quinn show art How to Find Freedom with a Freelancing Business with Micala Quinn

Teacher Transition Podcast

In this episode, I’m talking with Micala Quinn, a former teacher turned podcast host and course creator. Her course, Overwhelmed to Overbooked has helped over a thousand women-(primarily moms), successfully launch and scale their freelancing business from home. Listen to how your teaching experience could easily translate into being a virtual assistant or even a project manager! In this episode, we’ll explore:  How Micala made the shift from teaching high school English to becoming a virtual assistant Why you are 100% qualified to start a freelancing business with “just a teaching...

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Nurturing Your Network for A Smoother Transition with Carrie Conover show art Nurturing Your Network for A Smoother Transition with Carrie Conover

Teacher Transition Podcast

Does the fear and guilt of cutting ties with your network prevent you from pursuing the transition you need to make? You’re not alone! Today’s guest is a former elementary school teacher and founder of Educators2Educators, Carrie Conover. When she found herself overqualified for every classroom position she applied for, she was forced to transition beyond the classroom sooner than she expected!  In this episode, we’ll explore:  Why you have to figure out why you're not happy  How you can nurture your network right where you are  Why you need to treat this transition...

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3 Things That Hold Teachers Back From Quitting show art 3 Things That Hold Teachers Back From Quitting

Teacher Transition Podcast

You’ve thought about it. Maybe you’ve even talked about it with people you trust. Perhaps you’ve even gotten super close to...quitting, but you haven’t been able to pull the trigger. Maybe you’re like me and you’re craving more than what you’re experiencing in your classroom, but you’re really loyal and responsible by nature so changing your career seems like a bold and almost extreme decision that you hadn’t anticipated.    If you’re getting stuck exploring and researching opportunities and never taking action, this episode is just for you!    In this...

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Why Good Teachers Quit and Why They Shouldn't Feel Guilty show art Why Good Teachers Quit and Why They Shouldn't Feel Guilty

Teacher Transition Podcast

The first few years of teaching are filled with SO much growth, so many new experiences, mastering new things, and learning new things. That’s why the first few years are one big mix of feeling fulfilled and exhausted all at the same time! You’re implementing strategies and routines and constantly tweaking. Then a few years into it you hit a sweet spot. By that point, the job itself may not be easy, but you’ve mastered the ropes in some areas and you know what you’re doing. In the years after that, however, many teachers feel like they hit a plateau where instead of learning more and...

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My Story and The Mission of Teacher Transition show art My Story and The Mission of Teacher Transition

Teacher Transition Podcast

Have you ever experienced that feeling of knowing you were meant for more? More challenge? More discovery? More influence? Me too. So I tried basically...everything. I got my masters and certificates. I started presenting at conferences. I changed schools and grade levels. I taught with amazing colleagues at the best schools. And yet, I could never kick that feeling in my gut that was telling me I needed to go beyond the classroom. Thank goodness I never did!    In this episode, we’ll explore:  What prompted me to start exploring a career beyond the classroom  When and...

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Teacher Transition Podcast

After 5 years of teaching, Ali was ready for something new, something more. Come hear how she went into ed tech training, educational consulting, teaching at the university level, instructional design, project management, creating her own learning resources production agency, and creating Teacher Transition to empower educators with opportunities and to help teachers smoothly, confidently, and comfortably take their next steps. *Coming August 2020*

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After 5 years of teaching, Ali was ready for something new, something more. Come hear how she went into ed tech training, educational consulting, teaching at the university level, instructional design, project management, creating her own learning resources production agency, and creating Teacher Transition to empower educators with opportunities and to help teachers smoothly, confidently, and comfortably take their next steps. *Coming August 2020*