While burnout happens to the best teachers, there are ways to minimize its effects and keep going in this highly rewarding and inspirational profession.
Kids don't like homework. That's no surprise to any teacher or, for that matter, to anyone who has ever been a kid. So it might surprise grown-ups to know that there are homework assignments that students appreciate and even enjoy.
There are no limits to music’s application in the classroom as it can be used to help teach any subject at just about any level.
It's a simple but critical decision that can chart the course for success or failure in the classroom: Whether or not to use a seating chart.
Technology has changed virtually all aspects of our lives, from how we communicate to how we work. That goes for learning, too. Teachers are leveraging students’ knowledge of electronics by incorporating smartphones, tablets and computers into the educational experience. Examples run the ...
Six tips to help first year teachers handle the challenges ahead as effectively as possible.
It's both the best and worst thing about being a teacher - the long summer break. For educators who desperately miss the classroom during the dog days of summer, there are jobs available to help pass the hours until school returns to session in the fall.
Of all the reasons teachers choose their profession, pay likely isn't anywhere near the top. Educators' salaries traditionally are on the low end of the professional scale. The cost of becoming a teacher, however, can be just as high as the cost of a degree in a higher-earning field.
Technology has changed virtually all aspects of our lives, from how we communicate to how we work. That goes for learning, too. Teachers are leveraging students' knowledge of electronics by incorporating smartphones, tablets and computers into the educational experience.
As schools shift toward offering more online classes to better serve today's students, demand for instructors is growing. While the flexibility and convenience is a huge draw for many teachers, it's not for everyone.