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Mealey and Tudisco get schooled by professor, author, podcaster, psychologist, and musician Art Markman!  We discuss the psychology tips all teachers should know, why projects and ...

Mealey and Tudisco meet Anthony Colannino, an educator, administrator, author, and full blooded Bostonian.  We discuss how to teach with head and heart, how admin can really create...

Mealey and Tudisco pick the brain of Rebecca Kaplan, a stand-up comedian and a tutor for children and adults.  We discuss how stand-up is like teaching, why it's important to ackno...

Mealey and Tudisco crack up with Chelsea Verrette, the educator, consultant, and habit wizard who shows us how to start and stop habits.  We discuss teaching in a trauma-informed s...

Hey Ohio-- election day is May 3rd.  GET OUT AND VOTE!   Mealey and Tudisco talk with Senator Teresa Fedor, the veteran, former elementary school teacher, and (oh, yeah) Ohio senat...

Mealey and Tudisco sit down with Veronica Mahoney and Kate Luke from Oberlin College's ExCo. In this college program, students and community members are invited to voluntarily teac...

It's just us!  Mealey and Tudisco reflect on who we are and how we've grown since starting our podcast two years ago.  We discuss our views on grades, how we handle colleague disag...

Mealey and Tudisco join forces with Andre and Danielle Daughty, the educators behind the amazing "See, What Had Happened" podcast!  We discuss which teachers need to quit, how teac...

Mealey and Tudisco chat with their friend Wynkoop, a music teacher who has worked in elementary, middle, and high school.  We discuss how relationships can pay dividends, how to ba...

Mealey and Tudisco pick the brain of Amanda Lee, a librarian at a school for the deaf in Georgia.  We discuss whether or not Mealey could be a librarian, particular challenges in a...

Mealey and Tudisco geek out with Zack Hartzman, an author, English and history teacher, and creator of Hey Listen Games.  We discuss using video games as literacy, how to begin to ...

Mealey and Tudisco get the opportunity to talk to the amazing Gholdy Muhammad, an associate professor of Language and Literacy, director of the Urban Literacy Collaborative and Cli...

TRIGGER WARNING:  We discuss a very traumatic first year teaching experience.  It gets heavy.   Mealey and Tudisco interview The Drama Goat!  We discuss Her first year teaching, wh...

Mealey and Tudisco have decided that it's to for admin to get observed.  We discuss what would go on an admin observation rubric, how a lack of culture becomes a (bad) culture, and...

Mealey and Tudisco chat with a superintendent from Calgary, Alberta Canada-- Dr. Greg Bass!  We discuss what superintendents actually do, how superintendents know what's happening ...

Ep 108: Teacher Grape!

Mealey and Tudisco meet our Twitter friend, Teacher Grape (formally Trauma Grape).  We discuss how living with trauma can inform us as teachers, how to overcome math-o-phobia, and ...

Mealey and Tudisco have a great conversation with Chad Dumas, a music teacher, administrator, author, and school leader.  We discuss why PLC's are so important, how to cultivate (t...

Mealey and Tudisco present our guest appearance on Harry Duran's amazing podcast, Podcast Junkies!  We discuss what got us into teaching and podcasting, how the pandemic is impacti...

It's a clip show! Mealey and Tudisco proudly present the 2021  Georgie Awards!  We look back at a year of podcasting and give out the following awards (click for a link to the epis...

It's a clip show! Mealey and Tudisco proudly present the 2021 Georgie Awards!  We look back at a year of podcasting and give out the following awards (click for a link to the episo...

Mealey and Tudisco chat with Chris Botts, a former teacher and current administrator in the midwest.  We discuss why everything doesn’t need to be measurable, Botts’s amazing commu...

Mealey and Tudisco have a great talk with Stephanie Hasty, a high school English teacher who uses actual has a James Bond 007 curriculum!  We discuss why pop culture has value, how...

Mealey and Tudisco chat with Ryan Scott, a former teacher, current administrator, and amazing edu-podcaster.  We discuss relationships in the classroom, which "big ideas" Ryan like...

*Audio updated 12/6.  Apologies to our sponsor for leaving out the ad.* Happy 100th Episode!!!! Mealey and Tudisco celebrate by inviting the two students who introduced us, Karina ...

The Unprofessionals sit down to talk and laugh with Ethan Lee, professional science teacher and amazing person.  We discuss Newton's three laws of teaching, why it's easy and helpf...

Mealey and Tudisco talk with sports psychologist Ben Oliva.  Why would a sports psychologist be on a teaching podcast?  Ben teaches us how coaching and the psychology of success ar...

Once upon a time, two podcasters, Tudisco and Mealey, set out on an adventurous conversation with the most amazing storyteller/ author/ educator:  Matthew Dicks!  We discuss buildi...

Mealey and Tudisco get to chat with Edupodlooza alumnus, Traci Browder!  We discuss the similarities between teaching kindergartners and college students, the true meaning of Woke ...

Ep 95: Educhaos!

Mealey and Tudisco sit down with the host of the Educhaos podcast.  We talk about hosting an educational podcast, why schools need to rethink suspension rates, and why it's importa...

Mealey and Tudisco invite back two of our favorite guests, Keenan Lee from episode 33 and Alexandria Adams from episode 34.  We debate school supplies, Canvas technology, and how t...

We interview fellow Edupodlooza alum, Sandrine Hope!  We discuss how being an educator is like losing your keys, what students of all ages need in their classrooms, and Tudisco and...

We interview Nicholas Ferroni, an award winning educator, activist, and owner of an odd title from People Magazine.  We discuss sexism and objectification in education, how teacher...

Ep 91: Victoria the Tech

Mealey and Tudisco chat with Victoria Thompson, former teacher and current STEM Instructional Coach and edtech consultant.  We discuss How teaching is like Disney World, the connec...

Two Dope Teachers and the Unprofessionals continue their conversation!  This time, we create a unit based around Star Wars, dole out some advice for helping students with their men...

Mealey and Tudisco reunite with Kevin Adams and Gerardo Muñoz of Too Dope Teachers and a Mic.  We decided to play a little game:  we picked a common core standard at random, then h...

We chat with veteran administrator Principal El.  We discuss his story that's being worked into a movie script, how to be a supportive admin, and why Oprah's signature is a bad thi...

We meet our Twitter friend, Off Grid Gretchen, an elementary school teacher from the Pacific northwest!  We discuss her time in the Peace Corps, teaching in a small town, and how t...

Mealey and Tudisco talk pedagogy with Casey Jakubowski, a rural Social Studies teacher and educational consultant. We discuss why empathy matters, why tests don't, and how to prope...

We asked the internet a simple question:  if you had a magic wand, what is one thing you would do to change education for the better?  Our panel sifts through some answers!  We fou...

We gather a party of unprofessionals to play-test the Unprofessional Development Board Game!  We have our dice, our Mountain Dew, and our Cheese Puffs ready for some role-playing f...

The fourth segment in our astounding Edupodlooza!  We host a round table of Edupodcasters to talk pressure from school districts while running a podcast and play our admin-colleagu...

The fourth segment in our astounding Edupodlooza!  We host a round table of Edupodcasters to ask why they began an education podcast and who is their edu-crush.   Featuring Charles...

We have gathered an amazing team of teacher-poet-edupodcasters to read and review poems about teaching!  Featuring...   Natalie Vardabasso from Educrush @educrushpod Traci Browder ...

Continuing our release of the 2021 Edupodlooza, we have our radio drama, "The Last Day."  Please enjoy the exciting story of a group of teachers, a PD on the last day of school, an...

The second segment of our Edupodlooza marathon.  The round table consists of an amazing group of educational podcasters: Ryan Tibbens of the ClassCast Podcast Sandrine Hope of Step...

The first segment of our Edupodlooza marathon.  The round table consists of an amazing group of educational podcasters: Ryan Tibbens of the ClassCast Podcast Sandrine Hope of Step ...

The Unprofessional Duo sit down with Charles Williams, an administrator, observer, and consultant.  We discuss the struggles of being a young administrator, we role play some intim...

Mealey and Tudisco sans guest!  We discuss the upcoming Edupodlooza:  why the terror excites Mealey, what Tudisco's game is going to be like, and how Edupodlooza is like a Hawaiian...

Mealey and Tudisco have a blast with Dr. Jody Carrington, a clinical psychologist, author, and close supporter of educators.  We discuss the real deficits of post-COVID education, ...

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