The Compassionate Educators Show

The Compassionate Educators Show

For educators and parents who desire to model joy and compassion for their students without sacrificing themselves in the process! Explore simple, yet effective, strategies to create your ideal environment whether in the classroom, at home, online or in nature! Join Marie Kueny, Licensed School counselor and Founder/CEO of Compassionate Educators, as she brings real-life experiences from the classroom and community while interviewing educational thought leaders from around the world to bring you the toolset, skillset, and most importantly the mindset to help you and your students thrive in the modern world of education. Dive deep into topics including: Growth mindset, preventing and reducing burnout and compassion fatigue, trauma-informed education, mindfulness, social emotional learning, equity, project-based learning, radical compassion... and so much more! Enjoy the show!

Episodes

May 7, 2021 30 min

Can creating a life of intention, setting boundaries, and living your authentic vision not only bring more joy to your life, but also empower your students? Join Tessa Thompson and I as we explore what life looks like when we working towards our goals inspires others around us. Tessa and I also discuss simple yet effective ways to increase student engagement and holding space for our students to create their own goals and visions.

E...

Share
Mark as Played

How do we help students take responsibility in doing the "hard things"? Growth mindset has been a buzz word in education and in parenting for years now, but what does it look like in practical application to learning environments and even at home?

Join me as I sit down with Ava Sharma, communication and mindset coach, as we explore the facets of leadership and growth mindset to support students in reaching their full potenti...

Share
Mark as Played

Does the idea of "going gradeless" give you butterflies? 

Batsheva Frankel, the host of the popular "Overthrowing Education" podcast, longtime educator, speaker and author, and I explore how creative and gradeless assessments are actually the most efficient (and fun!) way to assess students' learning and knowledge. 

In a world where everyone has the demands and burdens of "shoulds/should nots", we dive int...

Share
Mark as Played

Join Nicole McDonald, veteran school social worker, educator and parenting coach, and I as we explore the realities facing teen (and pre-teen) girls that can lead to school difficulties, anxiety, depression, declines in academic achievement and self-harming behaviors as well as disconnect from family and friends.

Learn what teachers, school staff and parents can do to support our students so that they can learn in a safe environmen...

Share
Mark as Played

How can we improve our children's ability to focus, develop empathy, and increase self-understanding & emotional intelligence... without spending a dime? Join Andrew Jordan Nance, the founder of Mindful Arts San Francisco and author of four Mindfulness books, including the popular Puppy Mind, and I as we take a conversational journey to uncover the richness a mindfulness practice can bring for yourself and your students. 

An...

Share
Mark as Played

In this episode, I bring you a conversation between Aviva Levin, host of Lesson Impossible, where the tables are turned as Aviva interviews me as the guest on the hot-seat! 

In this powerful episode we discuss letting go of the perfectionist mindset, the Helper's Risk Trifecta, how to improve your own mental wellness, and having an identity outside of the role of teacher (or parent!)

Enjoy the show!

Let's change lives together...

Share
Mark as Played

Welcome to Season 2 of The Compassionate Educators Show! I am thrilled to share new conversations with you as we weave in ways to increase resiliency, reduce the impacts of trauma, discover new ways to be mindful and empower ourselves and our students and children so that we can bring more light and joy into the world. In this episode I take you behind-the-scenes of where I've been the last few months and share with you where w...

Share
Mark as Played

There are ways we can teach students emotional regulation, growth mindset, and empathy while helping them to connect with themselves, and the environment. Join Dr. Julie Leto and I as we have a dynamic conversation about using gardening to help students learn lessons that will be invaluable in school and throughout their life. As Dr. Julie points out, all students are "at-risk", so whether you work with elementary age child...

Share
Mark as Played

We continue our summer enrichment series with Dr. De Vida Gill who shares wonderful insights on how to unmask your students creativity as well as your own. Our conversation can help you to engage students in a new way and gain powerful tips for how to use forms of expression during "character-building" days. 

Dr. De Vida Gill has over 25 years of personal, professional, and program development experience and training working...

Share
Mark as Played

Our first summer enrichment episode is full of fun and improv... in more ways than one! Learn how to engage and motivate your students, regardless of academic or language abilities, in an incredibly fun way! Take notes as Aviva shares invaluable tips on bringing impov into your classroom (yes, this can be done virtually as well, connect with her personally to discover how to make it work for your students!)

Aviva Levin is passionate...

Share
Mark as Played

Summer is here which means it's time for The Compassionate Educators Show 1st Summer Enrichment Series! The next 2 months will be filled with bonus guest sessions to explore creative pursuits and fun ideas to bring into your classroom... or personal life! 

Enjoy the show!

Let's change lives together.

Join our Facebook community at https://www.facebook.com/groups/compassionateeducationresources/  for more resources.

EMAIL suppor...

Share
Mark as Played

Have you ever wondered what students in the gifted & talented programs are really thinking about their experiences? Today's guest offers a unique perspective that can enrich and deepen your perspective of the gifted programs in the United States. 

Sarah Buie is a junior at Wichita State University studying psychology and public health.  She has had a unique educational experience by attending both private and public school, ...

Share
Mark as Played

In light of recent events, specifically events that relate to the global outcries of racial injustice, the Black Lives Matter movement, acknowledgement of white privilege, and more exposure to witnessing violence founded in racism, I have chosen to create an episode to help educators hold space for their students to reflect on and process their own experiences. This is not meant to be a therapy session in the classroom, but there a...

Share
Mark as Played

Many first year teachers get the added value of mentorship, then poof, you're supposed to go it alone with the exception of occasional professional development or team collaboration which may or may not be helpful.

Discover how veteran teacher Elaine Griggs found the support she needs to continue her journey of being a life-changing teacher without self-sacrifice.

Let's change lives together.

Join our Facebook community at ht...

Share
Mark as Played

To empower students is quite simple. Help them to be seen and heard. Show them that they matter.

Everyone is discussing the impact of this year's school closures while politicians and school leadership make plans for the changes that will occur when schools reopen.

Educators are demanding that their voices be heard in these decisions and parents are wanting more choices in how to proceed.

There is one group though who is impacte...

Share
Mark as Played

Have you ever received a boxed curriculum that seemed so promising, but at the end of the day, it just doesn't cut it? That's because you dear educator are not a one-size-fits-all, cookie-cutter teacher!

If you have materials sitting around collecting dust, or have ever felt that you have so much more to offer your students than a prepackaged curriculum possibly can, this episode is for you!

Thank you teachers for being incre...

Share
Mark as Played

Do you desire more energy, flow, joy and productivity throughout your day? By intentionally starting your morning with specific actions, you can truly rise and shine, and have clarity throughout the day.

While this podcast is designed for teachers and educators, this Mindful Moments Morning Routine is beneficial for everyone, including students, who desire more calm, peace and positivity in their day

Let's change lives together.

J...

Share
Mark as Played

For the first time in our lives, we can take time to reflect on what we truly want traditional education to look like and then make changes to make it happen.

I invite you to explore with me, what would happen if students and staff well-being are prioritized? What if physical, emotional and mental health were at the forefront of every school's action plans? What if students natural tendency for curiosity, exploration and engagem...

Share
Mark as Played
Have you ever wished you knew what your students were thinking? Ever wonder how to engage your students in a more meaningful way so that your lessons really made an impact? Want to know a secret to student motivation?

In today's episode, Decoding Student Emotions with Dan Hill, we investigate how teachers and educators can better read their students emotions and nonverbal cues in order to make lessons more relevant. We explore h...
Share
Mark as Played

How do you use this current state of distance learning due to the pandemic as an opportunity for student connection? How can you help students share a genuine love of learning? Consider moving from teacher-focused to student-led learning while teaching your virtual classrooms.
__________________________________________________

Want to discover ways to help students go from breakdowns to breakthroughs? Register for the FREE Emotional ...

Share
Mark as Played

Chat About The Compassionate Educators Show

Advertise With Us

Popular Podcasts

Crime Junkie
The Daily

The Daily

This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.

Dateline NBC

Dateline NBC

Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

For You

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2021 iHeartMedia, Inc.