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What Subject and Grade Level Should You Teach?

The teaching field is becoming more competitive, and if you’re hoping to enter it, you need to give yourself an edge. What subject and grade level fit you as a teacher?

Sunday, March 18, 2018

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The New Roles Teachers Must Assume in an Ever-Connected World

Teachers have to be able to adjust to unexpected situations and find new ways to teach. Learn how internet and ever-evolving technologies are changing teaching.

Friday, March 16, 2018

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How the American Education System Helps Shape Our Democracy

Teachers within the American education system have the ability to provide future generations with the tools they need to become active members in our democracy.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

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The Careers in Education You May Not Know Much About

A wide variety of people work together to keep the education system in this country going each day. Of course, many of those positions are held by teachers—and by the expected supporting roles of principals, counselors, and administrative staff—but several of the education system’s crucial positions are not quite as familiar to the average person. What are they?

Sunday, March 11, 2018

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5 Unexpected Things You Can Do with a Teaching Degree

For those interested in pivoting with a teaching degree there are great alternatives. Discover 5 alternative jobs you can do with a teaching degree.

Friday, March 9, 2018

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The Value of an Online Master’s in Education Degree

An online education master's degree offers both tangible and intangible benefits to education professionals working in a wide variety of positions

Saturday, March 3, 2018

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The Role of a Teacher in a Democratic Society

The necessary skills for participating in a democracy do not develop naturally in children. Reading and writing, for one thing, are skills that must be taught and that enable people to effectively work collaboratively.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

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Creative Alternatives to Standardized Test Taking

Learn about creative alternatives to the current process of standardized test taking in schools.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

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AU’s Online School of Education Highlighted in Washington Post for Helping Fill Demand for Teachers

American University was recognized by the Washington Post for their outstanding help in filling the demand for teachers across the country with their Online School of Education.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018