Motivating Today's Students with Kurt Bascom Leader of Learning

In episode 126 of the Leader of Learning Podcast, Dr. Dan Kreiness (@dr_kreiness) interviews Kurt Bascom (@kbasc118), a middle school social studies teacher and varsity football coach in the Bronx, New York. In the episode, Kurt discusses how difficult teaching has been during the pandemic, how students have been “different” this year, how to find a good balance when dealing with students, and what teachers can do to be successful heading into 2022.Full show notes and more information about this episode can be found at watch video versions of this episode and many of the recent podcast interviews, SUBSCRIBE ON YOUTUBE at https://leaderoflearning/youtubeThere are so many ways YOU can help support the show! Visit to find out how! Or visit to consider becoming an official sponsor.Download a FREE copy of my eBook, “Transforming Education One Mindset at a Time” and subscribe to the Leader Of Learning newsletter by visiting!To leave a rating and review on Apple Podcasts – user? Leave a rating and review on Podchaser – follow Leader Of Learning on social media:Twitter – – – – – Leader Of Learning Podcast is a proud member of the Education Podcast Network. For more information and to find other great podcasts, visit https://edupodcastnetwork.comMusic credits:
  1. Motivating Today's Students with Kurt Bascom
  2. Passionate Leadership with Dr. Salome Thomas-EL
  3. Building Equity as a Leader with Dr. Naphtali Hoff
  4. Why I Resigned as an Assistant Principal
  5. Keeping it Real with Teachers and Students with Shawn Bean
  6. Future Ready Teaching and Learning with Leon Tynes
  7. Be Someone's Best Hope with Manny Scott
  8. The Instructional Change Agent with Dr. Adam Drummond
  9. Devil's EDvocate: Professional Development
  10. Make Learning Sticky with Debbie Tannenbaum

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