Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Beto O'Rourke, Pete Buttigieg and other 2020 candidates have been flaunting their fundraising numbers. CNN's Chris Cillizza explains why cash is king in political campaigns.
Money Money Money: Top investment mantras for women
Being a woman is a wonderful thing. We have more choices and more opportunities to realise our potential in today's world. The only thing that can perhaps limit a woman today is her own imagination and of course her financial reality...
Money Money: How to Keep Your Business Operating Smoothly
Healthy cash flow equals a healthy business. It allows you to modernize your marketing, offer stellar customer service, and keep inventory on hand
What are codes for, really? Research and quality, or money, money, and more money?
Codes and coding are back in the headlines. A recent in-depth New York Times article examines the labyrinth of coding and billing, and asserts that coding is one reason for …
Proof: Kindergarten Teachers Know How to Fix the Schools
This is a letter from a kindergarten teacher in Las Vegas, Nevada, to her state legislators. Nevada has the lowest graduation rate in the nation, lower even than the District of Columbia. As she ex…
Learn to Cut at a Barber School Florida
Attending barber schools Florida is without a doubt a great way to gain a new career, but what is a barber?
Have a Concern about School? Tips for Talking to the Teacher
By Angèle Sancho Passe You have a concern about your child’s care and education, how do you handle it When Paul picks up Sofia (4 months), he’s surprised to see she’s sucking on a pacifier. He and his wife Molly had communicated to her teacher that they didn’t want Sofia to use pacifiers. Flustered, he takes the pacifier out of Sofia’s mouth and leaves without saying a word. At home, Paul and Molly discuss the situation. Did the staff give Sofia the pacifier…
ESSA: How Should States and Districts Use Their Teacher-Quality Money?
The U.S. Department of Education Tuesday released a blueprint to help states and districts make the most of out of more than $2 billion in federal money for teacher support, preparation, training, and more.
Tips For High School Dance Teachers
by Lucy Vurusic Riner I loved high school. I know, most people are kind of shocked when I say it, but I did. It’s where I first remember trying to form some sort of identity. When I look at pictures of myself from freshmen year to sophomore year I go from the bad 1980’s poof hairdo prep-ster look to a shaved head, dark goth lipstick and combat boots Only in high school can you pull that off. It’s also in high school that…
Tweeting teachers: How one N.J. elementary school is embracing Twitter
Springfield Elementary School is embracing the social media sites as new avenues to connect with parents, enhance learning and collaborate with other educators
Steadfast in Education: Why Lutheran Schools and Why Lutheran Teachers?
Why do we need Lutheran schools? Why do Lutheran schools need Lutheran teachers? Though these are simple questions, their answers get at the whole reason that the extensive system of Lutheran schools exists in the first place. Lutherans in North America have been school-builders from the beginning. In fact, the opportunity to establish schools apart from the purview of the State was at least as enticing…
High school parent group presents documentary March 20
Welcome to the district news section! You can view current and archived news items by selecting a location, month and year via the drop-down menus below High school parent group presents documentary March 20 3/9/2012-3/29/2012 The high school Parent-Teacher-Student Organization (PTSO), in partnership with Parent University, will host a showing of the film “Race to Nowhere” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, in the school’s Loewenberg…
20,000 Postcards demanding College Grants delivered to Gov. Rauner
SPRINGFIELD – The “Fund Our Future” coalition, represented by college students from around the state, delivered 20,000 postcards to Governor Rauner demanding he restore funding for MAP grants.
TOP TEACHER: Highland Park High School's Charlotte Landreau honored
Before the school year wraps up, Fox 9 wants to honor the extraordinary teachers who help shape the next generation.
How to Coach a Teacher Out
I recently got an email from a teacher I coached 10 years ago. The first sentence was, "I can't thank you enough for convincing me to quit."
7 Tips for Coaching PBL Teachers
National Faculty I love my current role as an instructional coach at the Shanghai American School. It is a complex role that requires constant reflection. I’m always thinking about how a coaching conversation went, how I can improve, and how I fit into larger systemic goals and structures. I’m coaching a lot of things, one of which is effective Project Based Learning. Regardless of where teachers may fall in terms of their PBL Teaching , we can create effective structures to facilitate amazing…
Bastrop Middle School teacher takes top honor
A Bastrop Middle School teacher has been named the 2016 Region 13 Secondary Teacher of the Year, according to the Region 13 Education Service Center, which covers 16 counties in Central Texas.
San Diego Teachers: What Makes Them Stay?
As many as 40 percent of new teachers move on within their first five years. So we wanted to know: What keeps San Diego teachers in the classroom?
Tip for Teachers: Make Time for Yourself
Teaching can be, especially around this time of year, a taxing profession. Very few professions cycle like ours does each year, starting over with a new crop of clients each fall. Good advice for a…
How to get the Most Out of Teachers Pay Teachers
Navigating TPT and maximizing your shopping experience is an art. We have some easy tips to get the most out of it and we can’t be more excited to share them with you! In this blog post, you will find helpful tips, strategies and important things to keep in mind when shopping on TPT. So...Read More »