#67 Dan McCabe: Changing Words to Develop a Growth Mindset

Dan McCabe

Lead Learner ★ Assistant Principal ★ Co-Moderator ★ Co-Founder

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In this episode you will learn:

  • What students gain from taking business courses
  • The ways in which students can develop entrepreneurial thinking
  • How mentorship from a colleague made Dan a better educator
  • Why leadership is a choice, not a title
  • How Dan transitioned from a business teacher to an assistant principal
  • How social media can be your best entryway into a powerful learning network
  • What we can do to reach those students that are disengaged
  • The overlooked challenged of responsibility that teachers face
  • Why disruption is an important term in education right now
  • Why you should read The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything by Sir Ken Robinson
  • The ways in which teachers can seek work-life integration
  • How teachers can develop principles to improve their craft based on Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits
  • How the relationships teachers build and the words they use can have a lasting impact


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