The Dr. Will Show Podcast

Will Deyamport, III, Ed.D.

Welcome to the go-to business podcast for educators who want to monetize their talents beyond the walls of their classrooms. Each week you'll hear from real edupreneurs who share their stories about getting started, content marketing, social media engagement, overcoming limiting beliefs, and strategies for building a profitable education-focused business. If you're in the process of thinking about how to make money writing a book, becoming a speaker, presenting at conferences, producing curriculum for TPT, school districts, or homeschooling parents, or interested in becoming an educational consultant or how to launch an online course, The Dr. Will Show Podcast is for you. Will H. Deyamport, III, Ed.D., director of The Edupreneur, is a K-12 District Instructional Technologist, podcaster, digital learning strategist, and freelance writer. read less

Lᴀᴜʀᴀ Sᴛᴇɪɴʙʀɪɴᴋ (@SteinbrinkLaura) - Start Small; Keep Going
Feb 22 2023
Lᴀᴜʀᴀ Sᴛᴇɪɴʙʀɪɴᴋ (@SteinbrinkLaura) - Start Small; Keep Going
Laura Steinbrink, a teacher for 27 years, presents technology and instructional practices at workshops locally, around her state, and nationally. She is also an educational consultant. Laura teaches Pre-AP ELA 10 and freshmen English for the Waynesville R-VI School District. Laura is the author of, a Feedspot Top 200 blog in Education, and she has published articles for Matt Miller, Denis Sheeran, and articles for ISTE, ISTE TEN, Buncee, Kahoot, Getting Smart, Parent Square, Classtime, and other educational related companies. Laura is also a contributing author in the following educational books: 100 No-Nonsense Things that ALL School  Leaders Should Stop Doing &100 No-Nonsense Things that ALL Teachers Should STOP Doing, published by Pushbound EDU; Focused Environments, Stories of Change Vol 3, published by Connected Learning; and In Other Words: Quotes That Push Our Thinking by Rachelle Dene Poth, published by Edumatch Publishing. Laura’s work in the classroom has been featured in: ISTE’s Empowered Learner Magazine, What Works: Sketchnoting engages students while building comprehension, Designed to Learn by Dr. Lindsay Portnoy, and featured twice in Tech Like A Pirate by Matt Miller. Laura also co-authored a Microsoft Education course: Creative Expression and Social-Emotional Learning with Francesca Arturi of Buncee. More recently, Laura became a content creator for the app, Zigazoo. Her channel is called, Bienvenidos.@SteinbrinkLaura (Twitter)@SteinbrinkLaura (Instagram)@SteinbrinkLaura (Voxer)@SteinbrinkLaura (Wakelet Profile)
Locha Brooks (@LochaPowerMoves) -  Learn The Business of Consulting
Jan 21 2023
Locha Brooks (@LochaPowerMoves) - Learn The Business of Consulting
Locha Brooks is the founder and CEO of 1st Class Educator. One of the leading school consulting firms providing staff development and assistance to educational organizations. Ms. Brooks has a passion for promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and access which is shown throughout her organization’s commitments.Ms. Brooks started her post-secondary education journey with an Associate of Arts in Communication from St. Louis Community College while working a substitute teacher. Next, she proudly graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education with a focus in English content from Harris-Stowe State University while serving as an In-School Suspension Coordinator. Upon graduating Ms. Brooks proudly secured a positions as high school English Language Arts instructor.Always hungry for learning, Locha leveled up and received a Master's Degree in Education Administration from Lindenwood University located in St. Charles, Missouri.  She also completed post-graduate work at Harvard University in the Women in Educational Leadership program. With her experience she has served in education for over 14 years. She has moved through the ranks of the educational field and has the experience and understanding to help clients transform their careers and workplace culture. Ms. Brooks now offers an 8-Week Course of how to start a School Consulting Firm through the School Consultant Accelerator program.Locha is a dedicated member of several professional education organizations including NABSE, NEA, NEA Black Caucus, and ILA. With her expertise, she has also written and assisted with curriculum revisions.Staying on the leading edge of the latest practices and trends in education, Locha attends several conferences and workshops to better assist clients. Now, with the help of her 1st Class Educator team, she continues to lead professional development initiatives on various topics from cultural competency training, behavioral intervention and support, classroom management, beginning teacher assistance and beyond. Locha is the proud mother of two wonderful boys, Pharaoh and Sire. When she is not helping educators and future entrepreneurs perfect their craft, you’ll find her spending time with her children and traveling the world.
Dr. Dan Kreiness (@dr_kreiness) - Becoming An Education Content Creator
Jan 18 2023
Dr. Dan Kreiness (@dr_kreiness) - Becoming An Education Content Creator
Dr. Dan Kreiness is an instructional leader, podcast host, author, and speaker who constantly searches for the most effective ways to advance education and produce high student achievement. Dr. Kreiness has worked in education for over 17 years as a school administrator, instructional coach, intervention specialist, and classroom teacher while working in districts in the New York City metro area in New York and Connecticut. Dr. Kreiness holds a doctorate degree in leadership and master’s degrees in adolescent education and educational leadership. His original research and dissertation is called “Transformational Leadership to Inspire Growth Mindset in Classroom Teachers.”Dr. Kreiness hosts the popular Leader of Learning podcast which can be found on all podcast apps and music streaming services and was ranked #7 on Feedspot’s list of the Best 35 Educational Leadership Podcasts. He has also been a guest on several other podcasts. Dr. Kreiness is also a published author, having contributed chapters to 100 No-Nonsense Things that ALL School Leaders Should STOP Doing, 100 No-Nonsense Things that ALL Teachers Should STOP Doing, Edumatch Snapshot in Education (2017) Volume 2: Professional Practice and The EduMatch Teacher’s Recipe Guide: Survive and Thrive in the Kitchen and Beyond. He is currently under contract with Edumatch Publishing to publish a solo book.Dr. Kreiness is an expert presenter at education conferences and trainings on topics including leadership, growth mindset, student engagement, various instructional technologies, and content creation and branding. Dr. Kreiness was named to the 2017 class of ASCD Emerging Leaders. He is also a Google Certified Educator, Microsoft Certified Educator, Nearpod PioNear, Flipgrid Ambassador, WeVideo Certified Educator, and Wakelet Ambassador. His specific educational interests include leadership, educational technology, and student engagement.