On The Right Road!

On The Right Road!

The ON THE RIGHT ROAD radio show is a positive, uplifting force in helping kids find and travel their Right Roads in school and in life! With each show and in her own wholehearted, extraordinary way, Paula Phillips and her expert guests provide inspiration, help, and support for teachers, parents, grandparents, and ALL who work so hard daily to uplift and empower kids to each live their best life! Every episode of ON THE RIGHT ROAD encourages and inspires listeners AND provides them with a plethora of helpful information, tips, and guidance they can put into effect to impact the lives of kids in positive ways and help them on their Right Road journeys. With inspirational, timely, real-life topics and tons of fun at every turn, YOU will be inspired to live YOUR best life, too! Join Paula live every 1st and 3rd Sunday at 5 PM Pacific Time/8 PM Eastern Time on VoiceAmerica Empowerment. And welcome to the Right Road family of kindness, uplifting, and support!

Episodes

May 2, 2021 57 min
Join Paula for our biggest “On the Right Road!” teacher/educator appreciation episode yet! While we love to share teacher appreciation at every turn, each year we also feature this special annual episode during the official Teacher Appreciation Week – and this year’s show promises to be more meaningful and heartening than ever! With the 2020-2021 school year being one that will go down in history amidst the COVID pandemic veil, tea...
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After a year of pandemic living and online learning, a whole lot of kids (and adults) have been hitting a fatigue wall. There are many related reasons, but in general, the “wall” has to do with the executive function part of our brains. With a full year of significant social isolation, primarily technology-based learning, and a weighty lack of human interaction, the affects have been great on our children’s (and our own) mental and...
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March 7, 2021 49 min
The old saying “the more you give, the more you receive” may seem antiquated and backwards, but it really is true! And now more than ever – with the global pandemic, unexpected challenges and hardships related to education, parenting, and just about every aspect of life at the forefront of every day, and a whole year of living behind computer screens and masks – helping our kids learn (and being reminded ourselves) about the power ...
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February 21, 2021 56 min
During this time in history, when our lives are hyper-connected through technology, but disconnected from each other, the number of young people (and adults) with mental health disorders and challenges is growing at alarming rate. The current pandemic, where isolation has become a required “norm,” has caused the related statistics and problems to only intensify. The fact is, we all need human connection, and yet it is lacking from ...
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December 13, 2020 57 min
What a year 2020 has been – for everyone! And no one has been more affected by all of the challenges than educators. Join Paula and Right Road team member Marcie in taking a deep breath to find and celebrate the nuggets of JOY that have been a part of one of the most challenging years in recent history. They will answer YOUR questions, share loads of inspiration and support, and include tons of wonderful giveaways from “Paula’s Fav...
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November 15, 2020 58 min
If you believe in positive teaching, being a Champion for kids, leading with passion, and building an amazing school culture, this episode will bring joy to your heart, strength to your daily work and life, and tremendous growth support to you and the kids you work with! Join Paula and her acclaimed guest for this special hour that will include inspirational and helpful tips and advice on a wide range of topics at the forefront of ...
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Our new “Right Road Conversation” episodes of the “On the Right Road!” radio show will be sprinkled in whenever possible each season and are based on the age-old question: “If you had the chance to sit down and talk with ANYONE from throughout history for an hour, who would it be?” And this is the very first one, featuring Paula’s internationally beloved guest, Mo Anderson. Just like our traditional episodes, our “Conversation” sho...
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September 13, 2020 56 min
This very special episode will be jam-packed with valuable tips and support relating to key teacher challenges including time management, career/personal balance, student motivation, how to assure students AND teachers flourish, stress vs. optimal performance, and so much more! Join Paula and her extraordinary guest for this inspirational hour that promises to be a life-long blessing for educators everywhere! As always, the live br...
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August 2, 2020 57 min
Every teacher courageously enters the classroom passionately eager to nurture and guide students to success! Yet with the multitudes of challenges facing education today, it is getting harder and harder for educators to keep that level of enthusiasm and joy at the forefront of their heart and calling. How can teachers continue teaching at the “next level” year after year when more challenges are thrust upon them at every turn? Join...
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July 12, 2020 57 min
For any educator (or parent), it is safe to say that thinking about the new school year to come can be beyond overwhelming at any given moment. With the COVID-19 pandemic still a reality for at least quite a while yet, there are SO many unanswered questions relating to our daily lives AND in terms of education. School districts everywhere are scrambling to determine what to do. For all of us, it’s hard to know what to think, do, or...
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Serendipity is typically thought of as the occurrence of events by CHANCE that end up in a happy or beneficial way. But what if we add the idea of CHOICE into the picture? What if we think about it with the amazing nuance of being able to CHOOSE the kind of career we want to build and life we want to live – serendipitously? Join Paula and her wonderful guest as they look at the blessings, lessons, and treasures we can gain from eve...
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May 3, 2020 56 min
Teachers should be honored 24/7. Come rain, snow, or shine every single day, they give our children 1,000% from their hearts and souls. And now, with 2020 being the surreal year of distance teaching, Teacher Appreciation should be ramped up exponentially MORE! That is what this very special “On the Right Road!” episode is going to be all about – honoring and uplifting educators to the “Nth” degree! Join Paula and her wonderful gues...
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Self-care for educators is a must, yet because of never-ending responsibilities and the beyond-busyness of teacher-life, taking care of oneself often becomes last on the priority list. We all know that to be at our best for the kids in our life, we must first be our own best self. But in the midst of the hustle and bustle, how do we get there and learn to really take care of our own overall health and needs? Join Paula and her admi...
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February 9, 2020 56 min
Teachers deserve Valentine-size recognition, appreciation and support every day of the year, and this much-anticipated annual “Valentine for Teachers” episode of the On the Right Road show promises to share the teacher love, respect and so much more in spades! Join Paula and her remarkable guest for an hour from the heart that we truly hope will be a lasting bright light in your life and educational career. The show's gifts and...
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January 12, 2020 74 min
It indeed takes a village - parents, teachers, schools, and communities - to raise children on the Right Road! One of the key aspects of the village effectively working together is communication. Yet over the last two decades, a chasm has been growing between teacher-parent communication and understanding. Join Paula and Right Road team member Marcie as they share the parent perspective on a plethora of a teacher-asked questions. T...
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December 8, 2019 56 min
In our modern era, anxiety has reached epidemic proportions in our children’s lives, in our lives as parents and educators, and in the world in general. With constantly evolving stressors including technology, social media, school violence, political correctness, loneliness, and so many other anxiety-related factors that affect the overall mental health of our children and ourselves, it is so important that we take concentrated tim...
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November 10, 2019 57 min
One person can be the light in a child's life! Whichever words we use to define education, the underlying purpose of our role as educators is to be the ONE for kids - to be that light and help them learn, grow and become everything they can be. Yet with all the challenges in education, far too often lately, the best interests of children and their learning seem to be getting lost within the reality of our current educational sy...
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October 6, 2019 56 min
As educators and parents, one of the greatest gifts we can give our kids is to see them each for who they really are and be a part of the motivation that helps them find their Right Road. Yet with large class sizes, beyond-tight classroom budgets and ever-increasing concerns regarding issues like youth distraction, entitlement and mental disorders, a significant and compelling challenge in education today is finding the time, resou...
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September 15, 2019 57 min
Community is so important in all of our lives. Whatever our age, career path, or goals in life, the significance of building a strong community around us, with its friendships, fellowship, support, and strength of teamwork, can be key in each of us finding happiness and success. No place is this more important than in a school environment. Strong community support can help every aspect of a classroom and school grow and flourish. T...
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August 25, 2019 56 min
Back to school time is here! And with it comes a plethora of feelings and emotions for educators. The excitement of meeting a new class and getting everything ready to teach and guide those shining young lives is undeniable. And at the same time, the excitement is usually coupled with real fears - of having enough time and energy to teach everything required, of testing stress, of being judged by administration and parents, and eve...
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