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Coming Home Well Podcast EP#189: Bridging the Gap Between Military and Teaching Careers

July 26, 2023 #EducationalLeader | Dr. Kim Moore
Coming Home Well Podcast EP#189: Bridging the Gap Between Military and Teaching Careers
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Coming Home Well Podcast EP#189: Bridging the Gap Between Military and Teaching Careers
Jul 26, 2023
#EducationalLeader | Dr. Kim Moore

Coming Home Well Podcast EP#189: Bridging the Gap Between Military Experience and a Teaching Career with Dr. Kim Moore

Ever wondered how military experience can be the foundation of an education career? Join me, Dr. Tyler Pieron, as I welcome Dr. Kim Moore, a 20-year veteran of the United States Army with a doctorate in educational leadership. She shares her inspiring transition from the military to the classroom, revealing how her roles as a company commander, platform instructor, and branch chief led her to education. Dr. Moore provides a unique perspective on how the military's focus on training and teaching can offer a sturdy groundwork for veterans who aspire to be educators.

Delving into the specifics of preparing for an education career, we explore together the prerequisites - from attaining a four-year degree to navigating state certification requirements. Dr. Moore recounts her personal experiences, stressing the value of reaching out to the state's education department to grasp what it truly takes to become a certified educator. As we discuss the process of certification, we shed light on the dedication required, and the immeasurable worth of service in a classroom. Additionally, Dr. Moore gives us a glimpse into the rewards and challenges of being an educator, and how skills honed in the military seamlessly translate into an education career.

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Thank you to BetterHelp for sponsoring today's episode! Coming Home Well listeners can get 10% off by visiting betterhelp.com/cominghomewell Financial Aid is available

Visit our webpage at cominghomewell.com

Get the ammo you need to seize your day at Soldier Girl Coffee with an automatic 10% off at checkout!

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“When students are led well, they learn well.”

Website: http://www.kimdmoore.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimdmoore
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@EducationalLeader

The views shared in the Educational Leadership Moment are solely mine and do not reflect the positions of my employer or any entity within the local, state, or federal government sectors.

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Coming Home Well Podcast EP#189: Bridging the Gap Between Military Experience and a Teaching Career with Dr. Kim Moore

Ever wondered how military experience can be the foundation of an education career? Join me, Dr. Tyler Pieron, as I welcome Dr. Kim Moore, a 20-year veteran of the United States Army with a doctorate in educational leadership. She shares her inspiring transition from the military to the classroom, revealing how her roles as a company commander, platform instructor, and branch chief led her to education. Dr. Moore provides a unique perspective on how the military's focus on training and teaching can offer a sturdy groundwork for veterans who aspire to be educators.

Delving into the specifics of preparing for an education career, we explore together the prerequisites - from attaining a four-year degree to navigating state certification requirements. Dr. Moore recounts her personal experiences, stressing the value of reaching out to the state's education department to grasp what it truly takes to become a certified educator. As we discuss the process of certification, we shed light on the dedication required, and the immeasurable worth of service in a classroom. Additionally, Dr. Moore gives us a glimpse into the rewards and challenges of being an educator, and how skills honed in the military seamlessly translate into an education career.

Follow Dr. Moore on LinkedIn
Website: kimdmoore.com
Podcast: https://mooreleadershipmoment.buzzsprout.com 

Support the show

Thank you to BetterHelp for sponsoring today's episode! Coming Home Well listeners can get 10% off by visiting betterhelp.com/cominghomewell Financial Aid is available

Visit our webpage at cominghomewell.com

Get the ammo you need to seize your day at Soldier Girl Coffee with an automatic 10% off at checkout!

Follow us on our socials
YouTube @cominghomewellmilitary
Instagram @cominghomewellorganization
Facebook at Coming Home Well
LinkedIn at Coming Home Well
Twitter @ComingHomeWell

Thank you for listening! Be sure to SHARE, LIKE and leave us a REVIEW!


“When students are led well, they learn well.”

Website: http://www.kimdmoore.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimdmoore
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@EducationalLeader

The views shared in the Educational Leadership Moment are solely mine and do not reflect the positions of my employer or any entity within the local, state, or federal government sectors.

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