87: The Magic Ingredient to Success

Being successful is not easy. It often requires a lot of hard work behind the scenes and the journey tends to not be a straight line. The frustration felt while trying to become successful can seem insurmountable. Tune in to hear two things you can do today to ensure success as an educator!


  • Prep… it isn’t sexy, but it’s necessary
  • “Don’t expect the class to look like the calling”
  • #commit2urpost
  • “You perform based on the level of your preparation, not based on the level of your potential”
  • #owntheoutcome
  • “Are you stuck or did you stop?”

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About the author, Gretchen

I am an educator of almost a decade, passionate about cultivating talent in aspiring and new teachers through practical tips and strategies. My blog, book, and podcast are geared towards empowering teachers to enter the profession and stay there due to the advice and encouragement I provide. We have a real need in our nation for strong leaders in classrooms, and I believe its my calling and duty to coach teachers to achieve and maintain best teaching practices in order to drive the growth and success of our students in and outside the classroom.