We Hear Teachers

We Hear Teachers

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A Podcast and Research Project on the Teacher Experience


Teaching in the Shadows of Act Ten
May 9 • 28 min
The personal stories shared in this episode call into question the impact of Wisconsin’s Act 10 on public school teachers. A veteran teacher reflects on the ways in which teaching has changed over the last twenty years, and how the politicized nature of…
Sustaining the Unsustainable
Mar 14 • 34 min
An educator of 25 years describes how the teaching profession has changed dramatically in recent years. While teaching today is not impossible to do, it has become an unsustainable career. Teachers young and old are effective, yet they cannot keep up with…
Thirty Years of Teaching
Feb 14 • 45 min
A teacher of thirty years shares her journey through the teaching profession. Schools have moved away from a one-size-fits-all model. Today instruction is differentiated to meet each child’s unique interests and needs. This shift requires a lot more work,…
A Few Years Into Early Childhood Education
Feb 8 • 25 min
Our guest is an infant and toddler educator. We discuss her path to become an early childhood teacher and her experiences in the early years of her profession. She provides recommendations for families in search of quality care for their babies and…
An Introduction to We Hear Teachers
Jan 27 • 1 min
This is an introduction to We Hear Teachers, a podcast & research project on the teacher experience. Teachers are uniquely positioned at the heart of our communities and have a pulse on the joys and struggles of our children and families. This podcast…