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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. 

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 Tips for Teaching Your Students Work Ethic

Feb. 05, 2020

You’ve probably wished before that all your students would have an excellent work ethic. Students who work hard recognize that their future successes and failures are largely within their control and that the effort they put into their work is directly tied to outcomes.

Building Great Relationships with Your Students

Dec. 11, 2019

The more you foster good relationships with your students, the more your students will feel comfortable in your classroom. Here are a few tips to help you build quality relationships with your students.

How to Encourage Outside-the-Box Thinking in Students

Nov. 20, 2019

Whether you teach first graders or high school seniors, teaching students how to think outside the box in school and life will be a valuable tool you can impart. Your goal should be to encourage your students to let their innovative ideas flow without restraint. Find out a few tips on how to do so.

Four Benefits of Reading Aloud

Nov. 13, 2019

Teachers of young students often read aloud to them, but the truth is, it’s valuable to do so even with older students. Here are just a few benefits you and your child will find in this practice.

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?

Five Characteristics of Highly Effective Teachers

Apr. 24, 2019

You got into teaching for a reason: to make a lasting impact on students’ lives. So how can you do that? Here are some of the common traits and characteristics of the most effective teachers.

Can Brain Training Exercises Help Your Students?

Apr. 10, 2019

Maybe you’ve heard of brain training and wondered what it is, and if it could benefit your students. Certain mental exercises are very effective at developing cognitive skills.

Seven Tips for Using Google Classroom

Mar. 27, 2019

Does your school district use Google Classroom? If you’re not familiar, Google Classroom is a free tool that’s included in G Suite for Education.

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