I’m sure you can imagine the myriad of experiences that an educator with decades of experience brings to the table, but this show was truly a one of a kind episode. We experienced so many different emotions, but laughter was the one that we were struck with the most. Please tune in and listen to today’s conversation about the value of teaching health principles. Our guest is a retired educator who spent 37 years teaching students in the UK. After you listen, comment on Instagram and let us know one takeaway that you enjoyed the most.
The African proverb for this week’s podcast is: (1:12)
“A flea can trouble a lion more than a lion can trouble a flea.” – Kenyan proverb
Word of the Episode ( 1:37)
"Maji" means water in Swahili.
The Grown Folks Section with Maxine Blake: (4:27)
Today’s guest is Maxine Blake who is of Jamaican descent and was born and raised in Wolverhampton in the UK. She has taught and managed in educational establishments across the country for 37 years before retiring in 2020. She holds a Master of Education degree from the University of Sheffield, focussing on sport education. During this conversation we learned about nutrition, healthy habits, and the fascinating experiences she had while teaching.
Connect with Maxine Blake and show your support:
- Website: https://maxineblake.com/
- Instagram: @maxine.blake.921
- Buy Maxine’s Book: “Don’t Poo in the Pudding bowl” on Amazon at https://bit.ly/maxineblake
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