Posts in Middle School
Why Keeping Great Teachers Matters - What Teachers Really Want for Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher appreciation week is approaching, and much like all Hallmark-fabricated events, this should be a year – or more than a year. So that’s why this episode is about the awesomeness of teachers. In this podcast, I share what I’ve learned with conversations with teachers this past year – because it’s not just a job, it’s a calling.

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What to do when your Child gets in Trouble at School

When students struggle with school it can lead to stress, low grades, and behavioral issues. What can parents do when they get the phone call from a teacher? 

Even an academic coach can get a phone call home! We discuss the conversations parents can have with their children if there are behavioral problems at school and how to handle consequences. 

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Do Kids Who Can Afford Tutors and Support Have an Unfair Advantage?

Do tutors and test prep centers provide an unfair advantage to students? What are the disadvantages of academic advantages? We look at the resources available in the school setting and how parents can make the best choice for helping their child receive extra academic support.

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Why you Can't Get your Child Motivated about School

Parents always want to talk about motivation. “My child is not motivated.” Let’s chat about that statement. Is your teen truly unmotivated? Or do we need to look at why school isn’t motivating your teen? We look at these questions on episode 29 of School Counselor Gone Rogue.

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Why you Can't Get your Child Motivated about School

Parents always want to talk about motivation. “My child is not motivated.” Let’s chat about that statement. Is your teen truly unmotivated? Or do we need to look at why school isn’t motivating your teen? We look at these questions on episode 29 of School Counselor Gone Rogue.

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How College Cheating Scandals and Bribes Impact your Child's Education

Getting your child into college should not include bribes or photo-shopping images or your child’s head on an athlete. What does the college bribe scandal started by college counseling adviser Rick Singer, mean for your child? There’s a lot of conversations we need to have. Let’s discuss how the cheating scandal impacts your child.

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Finding your Zen as a Teacher with Dan Tricarico

Teaching is a noble profession, but how do we keep passionate teachers and prevent burnout? Join Marni Pasch, host of School Counselor Gone Rogue and author of The Zen Teacher and Sanctuaries Dan Tricarico , as we discuss teacher self-care, burnout and the future of education.

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