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55: Bonus Edition- Interview with Mandy Taylor
27th June 2016 • Always A Lesson's Empowering Educators Podcast • Gretchen Bridgers | Education Podcast Network
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Mandy has a degree in Education. She has spent seventeen years in the classroom, grades Kindergarten through 3rd grade. She recently transitioned out of the classroom into an Instructional Coaching position and has a passion for literacy, a love for learning, and a fascination with public speaking. She also has become a Teacher Consultant with the Central Texas Writing Project where she also serves on the Leadership Board. Her belief statement relates to relationships, humor, authenticity, and love. She’s a very connected educator through Twitter, Voxer, and Google.


  • Coaches are in a weird purgatory- where’s my identity?
  • With teaching, the stakes are always high
  • Listen, Listen, Listen
  • It’s not about me. It’s about what is best for kids.
  • What can my impact be?
  • Even tasteful leopard can be executed professionally
  • Equal parts accountability and follow up
  • Find your people/tribe/PLN…we all want to connect with somebody
  • Take your passion and make it happen
  • The space between….

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  • #personalizedPD


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