Jeff Gargas is an entrepreneur, author, and COO & co-founder of the Teach Better Team.
Episode 60In episode 60, I interviewed Jeff Gargas (@jeffgargas) and Rae Hughart (@RaeHughart) from the Teach Better Team and co-hosts of the Teach Better Talk Podcast. Jeff is a co-founder and COO of the Teach Better Team and Rae is a middle school educator and Director of Training and Development with Teach Better Team. We discussed the TBT podcast and book and inspiring teachers to be better while not forgetting to stay positive.For full show notes and more information about this episode can be found at you would like to leave feedback about this or any episode, visit to be part of the Leader Of Learning community? Visit to subscribe to the newsletter!For more information about how to provide financial support to this podcast, please visit, or visit to consider becoming an official sponsor.To connect with the guests:Teach Better Team Website -’s Twitter -’s Twitter - follow Leader Of Learning on social media:Twitter - - - - credits:
Jeff Gargas shares best practices from teaching that every professional can use.   You'll Learn: Three links between classroom management and organizational management How to return to caring when you’re not feeling it How to reach the unreachable   About Jeff: Jeff Gargas is the COO and co-founder of the Teach Better Team (Creators of, The Grid Method, and Teach Further). He works with educators to increase student engagement and improve student success. Prior to co-founding Teach Better, Jeff was the owner of ENI Multimedia, an online marketing firm, where he worked with entrepreneurs and small businesses, assisting them with web design, social media, content marketing, and brand awareness. Prior to all of this, Jeff was an adjunctive professor at Kent State University and spent 10+ years in the music industry. He has spoken at conferences around the country, and has successfully promoted more than 500 events and launched 7 businesses in a variety of industries.   View transcript, show notes, and links at
Jeff Gargas is the COO/Co-founder of Progressive Mastery Learning and The Teach Better Team. Jeff works with teachers across the United States to help them improve their practice and “reach the unreachable student.” An entrepreneur at heart, Jeff shares about the challenges of hitting walls in the music industry and the educational training space. He shares how he redefined his mission, finding strength in gratitude and the knowledge that as long as he was doing the right thing for learners, the rest would follow. Today, Jeff loves nothing better than to see teachers learn, grow, and take risks to improve their practice. In our conversation, he points to an app that reliably corrects his mindset, recommends some great Twitter accounts to follow, and more. Follow Jeff on Twitter @JeffGargas & @TheGridMethod, and check out the great resources he offers teachers at,, and For more info, visit --- Support this podcast:
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Akron, Ohio, USA
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