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Why Every Teacher Benefits from Having a Mentor

Apr. 15, 2020

Teaching is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs there is, and it does take some acclimating to get into a groove. One thing that can help tremendously is having a mentor to turn to and learn from as you move through your career. 

The Importance of Routine in the Classroom

Mar. 18, 2020

As a teacher, you know that the most successful students are those who are organized and efficient and who embrace solid routines. How can these routines positively impact students who are struggling and reinforce those succeeding?

How to Help Students with Time Management

Feb. 19, 2020

Successful students know how to organize themselves and manage their time effectively.  If you have some students who seem to spin their wheels when it comes time to work or who frequently hand in late assignments, it might be time for a time management tune-up. 

Five Things Your Students Learn from Field Trips

Jan. 22, 2020

If you’re all about allowing your students to learn by doing, keep in mind how beneficial field trips can be for them. Designed well, these outside-the-classroom experiences get students engaged and excited.

What You Need to Know About Project-Based Learning

Sep. 18, 2019

Have you heard about project-based learning? Edutopia defines it as “a dynamic classroom approach in which students explore real-world problems and challenges and acquire a deeper knowledge.” This innovative methodology encourages students to think on their feet and collaborate to produce projects that present what they learned.

Five Ways to Help Students Develop a Growth Mindset

Jul. 31, 2019

Students with a growth mindset believe that they are capable of increasing their knowledge and growing their intelligence. The outcome can be remarkable, resulting in students who are more motivated, happier, and undeterred by failure.

Six Tips for Creating a Positive Learning Environment

Jul. 17, 2019

You became a teacher to make a lasting difference in the lives of young learners. One of the best ways to have an impact is to create a positive, encouraging learning environment in which students feel cared for and supported.

Five Teacher Tips for Fostering Kindness

Jun. 26, 2019

You care about your students’ long-term well-being. So, teach them not just to achieve but to treat others well along the way. Here are a few tips to help teachers foster kindness in their classrooms.

Eight Test-Taking Tips to Share with Students

Jun. 12, 2019

Whether you teach English, math, or any other subject, you have to give tests – and to succeed in your class, students need to get comfortable taking them. How can you help students become better test-takers?

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