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This week, we engage in a thought-provoking conversation with Extraordinary Educator, Zach Pfrimmer, shedding light on an often overlooked yet crucial aspect of teaching - self-advocacy. Zach opens up about his experiences, offering insights on the necessity of asking for help, constructing supportive networks, and nurturing reciprocal relationships with colleagues.
Ever wondered how to efficiently use time amidst the busy school day for these essential conversations? Zach shares practical strategies, ranging from leveraging quick chats during breaks to efficiently using emails during transition times. He underlines the significant role of administrative staff, not just as superiors but as enablers who can help you become a better educator. Listen in as Zach ties everything back to what truly matters - the students and their learning. This enlightening conversation is sure to equip you with the tools to navigate the complexities of teaching effectively and gracefully.
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