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E-Learning for Kids: How Teachers & Parents Can Use Tech for Reading, Math & More (Infographic)

Discover the ways technology in the classroom is fundamentally changing education for teachers, students, and parents.

Sunday, May 27, 2018

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How Teachers Can Make Their Classrooms More Accessible for Students with Disabilities

It’s been nearly a half-century since President Gerald Ford signed into law a bill that would forever change education in the United States. The groundbreaking law, now known as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), guarantees that every child with a disability in the country has access to a “free, appropriate, public education.”

Thursday, May 24, 2018

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What Makes a Good Teacher?

Good teachers make a tremendous difference in the lives of students. Learn about the qualities that top teachers and students agree top-notch teachers possess.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

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The Best and Worst Parts of Being a Teacher

The teaching profession is in the midst of a shift, thanks to changing technology, policy, and various societal factors, such as growing inequality. One thing hasn’t changed: It is a profession of highs and lows—of intensely heartening moments and deeply challenging ones. For many teachers, this intensity is a major part of the appeal. For others, it’s reason enough to leave the role.

Monday, May 14, 2018

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STEM vs. STEAM: Why One Letter Matters

For years, it’s been widely thought that the ticket to professional success was a STEM (science, technology, engineering or mathematics) education. A new approach, however, adds the study of arts to the formula for success and stretches the acronym to STEAM. According to the latest survey results, a STEAM education is proving to be more effective in positioning students for success beyond the classroom.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

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Student Veteran Guide to Choosing a College, Degree and Career

As a US veteran, you have spent years serving your country and gaining a wealth of knowledge along the way.

Friday, May 11, 2018

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What Makes Professional Development for Teachers Effective?

Professional development for teachers is a necessary part of the job. At its best, professional development (PD) helps teachers integrate the newest findings about what works for students...

Friday, May 4, 2018

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Average Teacher Salary by State

While many teachers report a high level of job meaning, they often feel their paychecks are insufficient. Beginning in late February, teachers throughout the country staged walkouts and strikes in order to secure more pay and increased funding for school resources.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

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Pros and Cons of Earning Your Teacher Qualifications Online

With most technological advancements, it takes society’s hearts and minds some time to catch up with the new-and-improving tech tools on offer.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018