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165: Bonus Edition- Interview with Cole Alexander
27th August 2018 • Always A Lesson's Empowering Educators Podcast • Gretchen Bridgers | Education Podcast Network
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Cole graduated from the University of Houston – Downtown with a bachelor’s degree in Urban Education. She spent the last 7 years teaching Pre-K and Kindergarten in Title 1 schools in Houston, Texas and the last two years teaching in the STEAM lab in an Early Childhood Center. Cole is passionate about giving students hands-on learning experiences and differentiating instruction. When she is not teaching, you can find her chasing around her sweet 1 year old boy, drinking LOTS of coffee, creating products to share with other educators, or catching up on her guilty pleasure – reality TV!


  • Have a passion and love for kids
  • Show up and do your best for kids every day
  • Be consistent with the quality of lessons you put out
  • Kids thrive in an environment when they know what is expected of them
  • Curveballs are thrown at you all the time…expect the unexpected and roll with the punches
  • Learn as much as you can, but don’t try to implement what you learned all at once

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