Dr. Chris Balow

Dr. Chris Balow

Dr. Chris Balow, Ph.D, is SchoolMint's chief academic officer and a licensed psychologist. Across his 33 years of experience in K-12 education, Dr. Balow served in various roles: as a school administrator, director of special education, school counselor, and more. Today, he leads SchoolMint's research efforts for student behavior and engagement as well as teacher development and retention.

Posts by Dr. Chris Balow

How to Solve the Teacher Burnout Crisis: 10 Strategies
How to Solve the Teacher Burnout Crisis: 10 Strategies

How to Solve the Teacher Burnout Crisis: 10 Strategies

Jan 19, 2023 8:00:00 AM 11 min read
Mental Health Days: Do They Make a Difference for Teachers?
Mental Health Days - Do They Make a Difference for Teachers?

Mental Health Days: Do They Make a Difference for Teachers?

Dec 13, 2022 8:00:00 AM 5 min read
Teacher Burnout: Why it Happens — and How it Affects Students
Teacher Burnout - Why it Happens and How it Affects Students

Teacher Burnout: Why it Happens — and How it Affects Students

Dec 8, 2022 8:00:00 AM 8 min read
Teacher Resistance to PBIS: Psychological Barriers and Erroneous Beliefs
discussion of Teacher Resistance to PBIS

Teacher Resistance to PBIS: Psychological Barriers and Erroneous Beliefs

Nov 15, 2022 8:00:00 AM 12 min read
Understanding and Addressing Teacher Burnout
Understanding and Addressing Teacher Burnout

Understanding and Addressing Teacher Burnout

Nov 10, 2022 8:00:00 AM 8 min read
A Hidden Crisis: School Leaders Are Struggling with Mental Well-Being

A Hidden Crisis: School Leaders Are Struggling with Mental Well-Being

Nov 3, 2022 8:00:00 AM 8 min read
Addressing the Growing Crisis of Struggling Native American Students

Addressing the Growing Crisis of Struggling Native American Students

Jun 9, 2022 8:00:00 AM 21 min read
Special Considerations of Instructional Coaching for Middle School Teachers

Special Considerations of Instructional Coaching for Middle School Teachers

Apr 26, 2022 11:22:47 AM 6 min read
10 Reasons Teachers Resist Instructional Coaching and What You Can Do

10 Reasons Teachers Resist Instructional Coaching and What You Can Do

Mar 29, 2022 11:36:14 AM 11 min read