This episode will be released to the public on 12-12-2021.
Full Show Notes
Word-for-word examples of what to say to your teen
1. Paraphrase what your teen has said to show you understand them:(Members Only)
2. Use high-grade compliments to build a connection:(Members Only)
Complete Interview Transcript
About Matthew R. Kay
Matthew R. Kay is an educator and author of the book, Not Light, But Fire. He is a proud product of Philadelphia’s public schools and a founding teacher at Science Leadership Academy (SLA). At SLA, he teaches an innovative inquiry-driven, project-based curriculum. He is also the Founder and Executive Director of Philly Slam League (PSL), a non-profit organization that shows young people the power of their voices through weekly spoken word competitions. The PSL is the only season-long, school-based slam poetry league in the United States.
Matthew lives in Philadelphia with his wife, Cait, and his daughter, Adia Sherrill & Bennu Jane.