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 a teacher trainer and coach. Working elbow to elbow with teachers and teacher leaders to ensure instructional proficiency and student achievement soar lights me up. We have a real need in our nation for strong educators to remain in the field. My blog, book, podcast, courses and instructional materials are geared towards empowering teachers (and those that lead them) to receive the support needed to grow and thrive today, tomorrow and always.