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“Teenagers are looking for someone to love and love them back” – Matt Jones

“Teenagers are looking for someone to love and love them back” – Matt Jones

Wallace Ting | @TingWallace
August 4,  2020
Education News

Matt Jones, author of the newly released book, Trajectory: The 10 Challenges of High School That Shape a Teenager’s Future joins SchoolRubric to discuss the inspiration for both his book and his podcast, Teacher Saves World!, which he co-hosts with his wife of 20 years, Laurie. As a high school teacher, author, podcast co-host, and father of teenagers, Matt shares some sage advice for parents, teachers, and teenagers alike through their high school years. For more information on both the podcast and the book, please visit http://www.teachersavesworld.com.

  • 0:00 Matt Jones introduction
  • 0:37 Teachers versus mentors
  • 2:13 Finding inspiration and time for new projects
  • 4:00 Mastering the system
  • 6:07 Trajectory book chapter structure
  • 7:55 Teenagers across generations
  • 9:46 Working and collaborating with Laurie
  • 11:09 teachersavesworld.com

Dr. Wallace Ting is originally from Dallas, Texas and began his career in education as a public school mathematics teacher in Texas and New York City (as part of the NYC Teaching Fellows program). He has also worked in international education for a total of 10 years as a Principal, Deputy Director, and Director in Guatemala, Colombia, and Nigeria. Currently, Dr. Ting resides in Orlando, Florida with his young son, Phillip and enjoys playing tennis, camping, and hiking.

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