Five podcasts to enrich your teaching career

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The teaching work is demanding and sometimes overwhelming. A podcast is a free resource that instructors can benefit from while doing something else.

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Not many teachers get training support from their employers. Also, the lack of time derived from workload and personal activities stops them from continuing to learn during their career. A podcast is a free resource that instructors can benefit from while doing something else.

Here is a list of podcasts that every teacher should listen to:

1. The Cult of Pedagogy

Teacher strategies through the voice of Jennifer Gonzalez. A podcast with the aim of empowering instructors. Interviews, advice and in-depth analysis about classroom management, education reform, and educational technology.

2. The Google Teacher Tribe

Whether we like it or not, developing Google G Suite for Education skills is critical for every teacher. This entertaining podcast reviews and examines all Google products while sharing tips, tricks, and best practices.

3. Ten-Minute Teacher Podcast

As it names states, it will only take 10 minutes of your time to learn something new. Get your daily K12 educational dose with this Monday to Friday multi-topic show.

4. Truth for Teachers

If what you need is motivation and encouragement rather than strategies, this Angela Watson 15 minute show will help you. The topics range from dealing with teachers Sunday blues to tips to infuse growth mindset into daily classroom routines.

5. Teachers Aid

The teaching work is demanding and sometimes overwhelming. Teachers Aid podcast aims to rebuild your teaching passion with social and emotional support from experts Mandy Froehlich, Jon Harper, and guest teachers.

Learning throughout life is a fundamental part of a successful career. You can find an endlessness amount of free podcasts on Google or listen to them on audio platforms such as Spotify or Apple Music.

What is your favorite teaching podcast? Share your experience with us.