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Professional development

What is Least Restrictive Environment?

When referencing the “least restrictive environment”, it sounds like a place. It is not one place; instead, it is a philosophy schools must use according

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Master's resources

The Science of Reading

Being able to read and comprehend text is so important. It impacts the way students receive all subject areas, not just information taught in reading

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Administrative office

Anxiety in Children: What You Need to Know

Children commonly have worries, usually about the unknown within situations they may be facing. When children cannot visualize or understand the outcome of a new

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Professional development

Challenges of a First-Year Teacher

Typical Challenges of a First-Year Teacher It’s the first day of school, filled with anticipation, hope, and even a touch of anxiety. After spending years

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Professional development

ESL Resources for New Teachers

Typical Challenges for New Teachers All new jobs are stressful in the beginning. However, nothing entirely prepares someone for their first job as a teacher.

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Master's resources

How Does Alternative Teacher Certification Work?

What is Alternative Teacher Certification? An alternative teacher certification provides individuals with a pathway to become certified to teach. It is specifically aimed toward allowing

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Master's resources

The Benefits of Choosing an Accredited College

What is an Accredited College? Nationally accredited colleges are institutions that are recognized as providing legitimate programs and courses of study by an official accrediting