3:40 - Teacher Story
7:01 - Typical Day
9:12 - How James became a writer
12:43 - James gives his book writing advice
15:39 - Story of Frustration and his learning experience
19:40 - Fear of change
23:02 - Self Development Habit and Routines
23:10 - Headspace App
24:51 - Advice to New, Middle, and veteran teachers
27:45 - Smartphone Apps (Headpace App)
28:36 - Coffee or Tea?
29:19 - Websites or Blogs
29:46 - Sports Teams
31:28 - The Story of The Buddha by David Grubin
32:35 - Workouts
33:09 - Lao-Tzu: Te-Tao Ching
33:33 - Babbit by Sinclair Lewis
34:00 - Slate, Science Labs, @ Fresh Air Podcasts
35:03 - Music in the Morning - Earth, Wind and Fire + Isley Brothers
Resources for James Sturtevant
Check out his book: Hacking Engagement: 50 Tips & Tools To Engage Teachers and Learners Daily
Song: I dunno (ft. J Lang, Morusque)
The Teacher Tunnel Podcast is an entertaining and authentic look at the teacher leaders in education and beyond. What are their habits, routines, and strategies? As a teacher and learner, Jon Belt wants to bring great people and thinkers to the surface and share their thoughts and insights about teaching, learning, self-improvement, and education.
Jon Belt is a middle school teacher in Oklahoma City, and the host of the Teacher Tunnel Podcast.
If you're not struggling, you're not living, you're not learning."