Show Notes

Prepare to be captivated by an emotionally-charged episode of the Teacher Edition Podcast as we delve into the awe-inspiring realm of teacher language and its profound impact on students. Brace yourself for a transformative journey where every word becomes a catalyst for growth, connection, and empowerment.

Join Jenny and esteemed guest, Katie Klipp, an experienced elementary educator with a passion for igniting the hearts and minds of her students. Together, we embark on a profound exploration of the various facets of teacher talk, uncovering the extraordinary potential it holds to shape the trajectory of young lives.

Teacher language is not merely a collection of specific words, but rather an artful blend of intention, tone, and genuine connection. Discover how teachers can effectively use their language to create an atmosphere where students feel valued, understood, and empowered to thrive.

How can teachers use language to cultivate an environment of growth and resilience? How can teachers reflect the heart of Christ in everyday interactions? How can teachers use words to foster ownership and accountability among students? What are some practical strategies teachers can use for managing repeated classroom misbehaviors, such as blurting out? 

Are you ready to unlock the true power of words? Tune in to the Teacher Edition Podcast today, and embark on a journey where every syllable holds the potential to shape young minds, ignite curiosity, and change lives forever.

About Our Guest

Katie Klipp

Katie Klipp holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in elementary education, and she has been a first grade teacher for 18 years. She has also assisted at BJU Press in writing, revising, and consulting for various projects. While Katie loves the classroom, she also really enjoys hosting workshops for educators and assisting them in areas of classroom management, technology, and creative instruction.

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