Subscribe to the show in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or anywhere else you find your favorite podcasts!

Comics in the Classroom

Batman may face down the Joker, and Cap was ready to take on Thanos alone—but no hero is braver than the middle school teacher! Social studies teacher and longtime panda enthusiast Emily Cissell joins us to talk about how she uses comic books in her classroom.

Emily Cissell is a middle school social studies teacher, also known as a real-life superhero. She harbors a borderline obsession with Captain MarvelLoki, and her dog Hemingway. You can find her on Instagram and Twitter: @emilyorlou.

Some of the links she mentioned on the podcast were:

Riki Hayashi and Matthew Fox explore the ethical questions from the stories geeks love—superheroes, sci-fi, anime, fantasy, video games, and so much more.