Morning Motivation for Educators

Dr. Karen Dudek-Brannan, and is a learning leader, SLP, and founder/CEO of Dr. Karen, LLC, a company focused on empowering therapists and educators to design interventions that support language, literacy, and executive functioning. Through her courses and trainings, as well as the De Facto Leaders Podcast, she shares up-to-date evidence-based practices, my own experience, and guest interviews designed to help pediatric therapists, educators, and aspiring school leaders design services that support social, emotional, and academic growth and set kids up for success in adulthood.

You can connect with Karen on LinkedIn here, and find all her episodes of De Facto Leaders on her website at

You can download her Executive Functioning Implementation Guide for school teams at drkarendudekbrannan/efschools

If you’re an educator or school clinician and you want to learn how to support students’ executive functioning skills in the K-12 setting, check out the School of Clinical Leadership at

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Creators & Guests

Dr. Karen Dudek-Brannan
Founder and CEO of Dr Karen, LLC; Host of the De Facto Leaders Podcast; Speech-Language Pathologist; Language, literacy, and executive functioning specialist.

What is Morning Motivation for Educators?

On this show, educators get a daily dose of inspiration helping them do the most important job in the world, helping students become amazing adults. You’ll hear from a variety of formal and informal educators who help put this podcast together. If you’d like to contribute your voice to this show, please go to Morning Motivation E D U dot com to apply.