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IN THE MEDIA
Articles that feature Teach from Your Best Self.
Rethinking the Value Of One of America’s Greatest Untapped Resources: Teachers
By Mark C. Perna
Articles by Jay Schroder that have been featured in education publications.
What Teachers Need to Solve the Education Crisis (Hint: It Isn’t More to Do)
To Solve Demoralization and Burnout, We Need a New Approach to Teaching and Learning
Rachelle Dené Poth
Education is Killing It’s Golden Egg-Laying Geese
An Educator’s Journey Toward Radical Acceptance
Neither administers or teachers are doing well. It’s time we support each other.
These podcasts feature Jay Schroder, founder of Teach from Your Best Self.
Nurturing the Flame: Effective Ways Teachers Can Prevent Burnout in the Classroom
Principal Centered Radio
Jay Schroder—Teach from Your Best Self: A Teacher’s Guide to Thriving in the Classroom
Education Talk Radio
The Author of Teach from Your Best Self
Teach from Your Best Self with Jay Schroder
The following research demonstrates why teaching from your best self is so important, and why relating to students in ways that bring out their best selves matters so much.
Teachers’ Emotional Exhaustion Is Negatively Related to Students’ Achievement
Klusmann, U., O. Ludtke, and D. Richter. (2016)
Evidence from a Large-Scale Assessment Study
Journal of Educational Psychology
Does Teacher Burnout Affect Students?
Madigan, Daniel J., and Lisa E. Kim.
International Journal of Educational Research
vol. 105. no. 101714, 1 Jan. 2021
Possible Selves and Academic Outcomes: How and When Possible Selves Impel Action
Oyserman, D., D. Bybee, and K. Terry. (2006).
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
Restoring Teacher and Principal Well-Being Is an Essential Step for Rebuilding Schools
Steiner, Elizabeth D., et al.
Findings from the State of the American Teacher and State of the American Principal Surveys, 2022
What’s the Cost of Teacher Turnover?
The Learning Policy Institute (September 13, 2017).
Helping teachers be their best selves.