Jan. 7, 2021

Season 3, Episode 16: New York Times Best-Selling Author and Educator Jessica Lahey


Jessica Lahey is a New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, keynote speaker, wife, and mother. But at her core, she is an educator. She has worked with a wide variety of students at all levels from sixth through twelfth grade. In this interview, she gives tips and strategies from her teaching career and her 2015 book “The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed” for students, teachers, and parents  to apply during that all-important 9th grade year.

Where to find Jessica online:

Website: https://www.jessicalahey.com/

Twitter: @jesslahey

Instagram: @teacherlahey

Get any of the books mentioned during today’s show at Let’s Play Books in Emmaus, Pa. https://www.letsplaybooks.com/