Stockard Middle teacher is Region 10 Secondary Teacher of the Year
The third time was a charm for Beth Poquette Drews. Drews was a finalist for Dallas ISD Teacher of the Year three times, in 2013, 2017 and 2018, winning the honor this past year. But the accolades don't stop there. She is the Region 10 Secondary Teacher of the Year, representing Dallas ISD teachers and those from the 143 public, private and charter school districts served by the regional organization. "What I enjoy most about teaching is getting to be part of my…
Milton celebrates our AMAZING Teachers and Professionals!
Congratulations to Ms. Gillian Miller for being named March Teacher of the Month Her teaching philosophy: She wants to influence students to love literature. By high school, so many students have a disdain for reading because they have been taught to go through the motions instead of enjoying the process. She wants to make her love of language and literature palpable in her classroom to help bring back the love of reading that so many students lose or have already lost. Congratulations to…
100 Elementary Schools With "Best Teachers In Georgia" For 2019
Have you ever wondered which schools have the best teachers in Georgia? Niche.com, a ranking website that often forcuses on schools and education, ranked the 100 best elementary schools in the Peach State. The rankings are based on “student and parent ratings of teachers, teacher salaries, teacher absenteeism, teacher tenure, student-teacher ratio, and the Niche …
Ref: PCN7575 This position holds role of teacher and staff resource and will focus on supporting instruction, academic success and overall inclusion of Newcomer students. Work will include but is not limited to:Provide direct instructional support of newcomers in both push-in and pull-out contexts for a suggested 50% or more of ENTL’s work time Examine newcomer assessment data (e.g. initial ELPAC) in order to create newcomer…
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
10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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…
7 key phrases Montessori teachers use and why we should use them, too
Fairfield-Suisun's top teacher third generation of her family to work in classroom
FAIRFIELD — It’s K all the way for Michelle Rippee, the Fairfield-Suisun School District’s Teacher of the Year. She spent her first 15 years teaching kindergarten at Fairview Elementary. She contemplated a change and took a job at Cleo Gordon planning on teaching second grade. Then it be
Teaching with Cooperative Learning: Advice & Tips for Teachers (Grades K-5)
Learn the basics of successfully teaching your class with the cooperative learning method. Group projects are an excellent way to help your students build important communication and teamwork skills
Teacher 📚 Year Long Discounts
Hi <>, There's a new free 8x10 photo print offer at Walgreens, plus 8 deals that I wouldn't miss at Walgreens this week (so order your pic and grab it when you shop). Also I shared a list of all the year long teacher discounts I could find, and today only get 40% off Costumes ! Deals Ending Tonight:
In Their Own Words: White Students on Why Schools Need More Teachers of Color
A diverse teaching force can have as much of an impact on white students as it does on their black and Latino peers.
2020 Iowa Teacher of the Year Question and Answer
Get to know the 2020 Iowa Teacher of the Year George Anderson. He is a social studies teacher from Kennedy High School in the Cedar Rapids Community School D...
What Makes a State Teacher of the Year?
Mathieu Williams, the 2019 Hawai’i State Teacher of the Year, discusses his year as State Teacher of the Year and how he uses this role to amplify the voices of his students, his school, and his community.
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."
A Visual Summary: 32 Learning Theories Every Teacher Should Know
A Visual Summary: 32 Learning Theories Every Teacher Should Know by Terry Heick Learning theory--and the research that goes into
Teacher of the Year Award and What's New at CESA 5!
Teachers and principals are required to participate in Educator Effectiveness initiatives under Act 166. Who is considered a "teacher" under Act 166 The Department of Public Instruction recognizes that teacher roles may look different in various local contexts. â€œTeacher,â€ for the purposes of the WI EE System, means any employee engaged in the exercise of any educational function for compensation in the public schools, including charter…
How much do children benefit from preschool? Ask this Indianapolis kindergarten teacher
In the growing conversation about expanding early learning opportunities in Indiana, a central question is: Is preschool worth it?
Keller ISD Top 10 Teacher of the Year Finalists
Congratulations to our Top 10 Finalists for Keller ISD Elementary and Secondary Teacher of the Year!
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…