The Black Scholars Podcast

Episode 25—The Importance of Energy in Teaching with Chelsie Griffin & Brittany Goldsby

October 20, 2019

“If you’re not right yourself, how can you be effective in the classroom, one? But how can you effectively lead and mold the future of this society? You can’t…”

On this episode, I am joined by two lovely educators: Chelsie Griffin and Brittany Goldsby. Chelsie (Baton Rouge, Louisiana), a 5th grade mentor teacher and a doctorate student at LSU, was previously on episode 6, “Stop Pushing Good Teachers Out.” Brittany (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) is a 9th grade English teacher, a poet, an artist and a curriculum committee participant. We discuss the importance of energy: physically, spiritually, mentally and emotionally. Some of our strategies to boost energy included sleep, yoga, nutrition, classroom management tactics, and more.


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