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The Teacher Time Podcast
The Teacher Time Podcast
Stephanie Palovchik

You know how elementary teachers are always working long hours? What if it didn’t have to be like that? Join Stephanie Palovchik,... more

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Simple, Yet Effective, Phonics Routine with Kristina Harrill

Do you know that phonics is important, but are wondering how to plan simple and engaging phonics lessons that work?... more

29 Nov 2022 · 25 minutes
Why Teachers Shouldn't Take Work Home

You're about to go on Thanksgiving Break, and in a few weeks, winter break. You’re torn between taking a break... more

22 Nov 2022 · 10 minutes
Things I Always Include On My Slides To Help Students With Independence

Are your students struggling with being independent during learning activities? Are you dealing with constant interruptions during small groups or... more

14 Nov 2022 · 9 minutes
What To Do With All Of Your Copies for the Week

Do you find that your teacher desk is constantly covered in papers? Is it hard to keep track of all... more

08 Nov 2022 · 10 minutes
7 Tips for Planning Effectively with Other Teachers

Are you and your grade-level team trying to plan together, but struggling to be productive? Maybe you’re frustrated because you... more

01 Nov 2022 · 16 minutes
3 Ways to Make Community Building Sustainable All Year Long with Caitie Cupples

In this episode, I'm joined by Caitie Cupples, who has 3 tips to share that are going to make community... more

25 Oct 2022 · 20 minutes
An Easy Way to Schedule Parent Teacher Conferences Using Google Sheets

How long does it take you to schedule parent-teacher conferences? If you’re still doing this by hand - or maybe... more

18 Oct 2022 · 9 minutes
When to Write Weekly Lesson Plans So You're Not Working All Weekend

Imagine what it would feel like if you no longer had to worry about writing your lesson plans over the... more

11 Oct 2022 · 12 minutes
October Theme Ideas for Elementary Classrooms

Who else has ever sat down to lesson plan and felt totally blank on ideas. Like you know what skill... more

04 Oct 2022 · 12 minutes
How to Build Better Work-Life Balance and Beat Burnout This School Year with Brittany Blackwell, M.Ed

We all know that burnout is unfortunately too common in the teacher world. And if you're trying to beat burnout,... more

27 Sep 2022 · 27 minutes
A Literacy Center You Can Use All Year Long

One thing that makes planning centers easier, is having activities that you use over and over again. In this episode... more

20 Sep 2022 · 7 minutes
A Math Center You Can Use All Year Long

What makes planning center activities a challenge? Is it that you have to differentiate for so many learners? Is it... more

13 Sep 2022 · 9 minutes
Center Tips to Help with Student Independence

If you have ever felt like your centers were disorganized or like students struggled to be independent during centers, you're... more

06 Sep 2022 · 11 minutes
5 Parts to an Effective Classroom Management Plan with Gina of Teaching with Heart

Have you tried all kinds of classroom management tricks, only to feel like none of them are working? If yes,... more

30 Aug 2022 · 31 minutes
Tips for Writing Lesson Plans Faster

How long does lesson planning take you? Every time I’ve asked this question on social media, the responses range from... more

23 Aug 2022 · 9 minutes
How to Make Back to School Night a Success

Back to School Night / Meet the Teacher events are important parts of the start of a school year. In this... more

16 Aug 2022 · 9 minutes
4 Things Elementary Teachers Need for Back to School

Do you ever wonder what resources or activities you actually need to have ready as you head back to school?... more

09 Aug 2022 · 10 minutes
A Reminder That Your Classroom Doesn't Have to Be Perfect

In this episode we are talking about setting up your elementary classroom. I’m giving you some friendly reminders and sharing... more

02 Aug 2022 · 15 minutes
Start Your School Year Right with These 3 Teacher Tips

In this episode We are continuing talking about all things teacher productivity and how you can stay on top of... more

27 Jul 2022 · 10 minutes
3 Strategies for Simplifying Teacher Time Management

This is a very exciting week on the podcast because for this episode I'm going to be sharing a recap... more

20 Jul 2022 · 16 minutes
Getting Planned with 0 Minutes of Prep Time with Kassandra

Do you ever wonder if it’s even possible to be the kind of teacher who leaves work at work? Who... more

12 Jul 2022 · 19 minutes
Make This The Year You’re Organized and Planned Ahead of Time

What if this was the school year that you were finally planned organized and prepped before the weekend? It’s possible,... more

05 Jul 2022 · 17 minutes
Top 5 Teacher Prep Time Mistakes to Avoid From Now On

Let’s talk about prep time. It’s quick and often interrupted. If you spent this school year feeling rushed and insanely... more

28 Jun 2022 · 15 minutes
7 Boundaries to Set for a Stress-Free Summer

Are you struggling with feeling like you should be catching up on all the school work this summer, while also... more

21 Jun 2022 · 14 minutes
How to Overcome Burnout As a Teacher

Are you on the road to teacher burnout? If so, you're not alone, but you also don't have to stay... more

14 Jun 2022 · 16 minutes
Glows and Grows From This School Year

It's the 50th Episode of The Teacher Time Podcast and we're celebrating in a big way! In this episode, you'll... more

07 Jun 2022 · 28 minutes
End of Year Series: Setting Yourself Up for Success the First Week Back

This is the fourth and final episode in our End of Year Teacher Series! In this episode, we’re talking all... more

31 May 2022 · 16 minutes
End of Year Series: Organization You Must Do Now

This is episode 3 of 4 in our End of Year Teacher Series! In this episode, we’re diving deep into... more

24 May 2022 · 16 minutes
End of Year Series: Exactly How to Declutter Your Classroom

In the second episode of our End of Year Teacher Series, we talk about a helpful mantra to take on... more

17 May 2022 · 18 minutes
End of Year Series: How to Efficiently Pack Your Classroom!

This is the kickoff episode to our End of Year Series. Over the next 4 episodes, we’re going to be... more

10 May 2022 · 19 minutes
Report Card Comment Hacks You Can Use Now!

Have you ever wondered how to get report cards done without all the late-nights, stress, and working right up until... more

03 May 2022 · 18 minutes
How Literacy Routines Can Prevent End of Year Chaos with Sara Marye, The Stellar Teacher Company

In this episode, I’m joined by Sara Marye of The Stellar Teacher Company and she’s sharing how Literacy routines can... more

26 Apr 2022 · 31 minutes
Save Time with Grading Rubrics

Are you frustrated by how long grading takes? Deciding what grades your elementary students should get doesn't need to feel... more

19 Apr 2022 · 17 minutes
What to Do When Spring Fever Kicks In (For You AND Your Students)

Is spring fever setting in in your classroom? Your students have high energy and you feel more drained than usual,... more

12 Apr 2022 · 13 minutes
Low Prep Spring Activities for Elementary Students

Spring is in full swing, so it only seems right to talk about classroom activities you can use with your... more

05 Apr 2022 · 20 minutes
Easy Ideas for Morning Meeting In Your Elementary Classroom

You’re implementing a morning meeting in your classroom but it’s getting a little challenging to plan for. You feel like... more

29 Mar 2022 · 16 minutes
How You Can Use Slides in Your Classroom to Save Time

So you're using slides in your classroom. But are you using them purposefully to save yourself time AND increase student... more

22 Mar 2022 · 12 minutes
Top 4 Mistakes Made When Using Centers In Elementary Classrooms

You have daily literacy and math centers in your classroom, but are they running smoothly? Managing and planning for centers... more

15 Mar 2022 · 19 minutes
3 Steps to Revamp Your Classroom Management with Andriana, The Active Educator

Having a strong, structured classroom management system is important for you and your students. But where do you start and... more

09 Mar 2022 · 26 minutes
3 Fun and Easy-to-Prep March Activities for K-2 Classrooms

Do you ever spend a ridiculous amount of time scrolling online looking for activity ideas? Only to spend even longer... more

01 Mar 2022 · 16 minutes
The Teacher Time Podcast
How You Can Use Slides in Your Classroom to Save Time
The Teacher Time Podcast

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So you're using slides in your classroom. But are you using them purposefully to save yourself time AND increase student independence? In... more