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November 22, 2023

Teaching Channel Talks Episode 80: Heart-Centered Approaches to Teaching and Learning (w/Regyna Curtis & Dr. Adrienne MacIain)

By taking a heart-centered approach to teaching and embracing intuition as a part of learning, we can become better educators and help our students think outside of the box. Join Dr. Wendy Amato, Dr. Adrienne MacIain, and Regyna Curtis as they talk about how we can make subtle changes in our teaching approach to help boost the creativity of ourselves and our learners. From defining creative leadership to addressing the dangers of “creativity killers” this inspiring discussion will leave you with actionable ways to encourage your students with clarity and confidence.

Our Guests

Regyna Curtis is an artist and soul mentor with a formal education background and decades of experience living as an intuitive being. She is an expert in interpreting soul wisdom languages and uses this to support and empower individuals, especially teachers and entrepreneurs, in finding the confidence and clarity to live their most authentic lives. You can connect with Regyna on social media (@Atmaitri) and learn more about soul wisdom by visiting her website.

Dr. Adrienne MacIain is a coach, inspirational speaker, and the bestselling author of the Creative Flow for All series, She helps individuals unleash the power of Creative Flow and realign to their natural creative rhythms so they can continuously innovate and build their authentic authority. Dr. MacIain holds a Ph.D. in Theater from UC Santa Barbara. Connect with Adrienne on social media (@magicwants) and learn more about her work on her website.

Our Host

Dr. Wendy Amato is the Chief Academic Officer at Teaching Channel’s parent company, K12 Coalition. Wendy earned her Master’s in Education and Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Virginia. She holds an MBA from James Madison University. Wendy began teaching in 1991, has served as a Middle School Administrator, and still teaches at UVA’s School of Education. She has delivered teacher professional development workshops and student leadership workshops in the US and internationally. Wendy and her family live near Charlottesville, Virginia.

Resources for Continued Learning

Dr. Adrienne MacIain is a bestselling author of the Creative Flow for All series. Learn more from Dr. MacIain in her new book, Spark Genius: Creative Flow, Unleashed. Adrienne also offers additional resources for you to learn to unlock your creativity, including a Free eBook.

In this episode, Wendy and Regyna reference a previous episode of Teaching Channel Talks. Catch up with Dr. Wendy Amato and Regyna Curtis as they discuss ways to bring clarity and confidence into the classroom.

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