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Professional development

Teaching Tips for Substitute Teachers

Substitute teaching is a tough job! Walking into different classroom environments with different expectations each day, working with various age levels and abilities of students,

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Career growth

Teacher Interview Tips

Do Your Research When you are preparing to interview for a teaching position, it is always best practice to conduct research on the school you

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Professional development

10 Skills of a Successful Teacher

Teaching is a profession that requires many important skills. Teachers are much more than their title. They are also often nurses, counselors, mediators, moms and

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Professional development

Ways to Increase Student Motivation

It’s happened to the best of us. We spend copious hours planning detailed lessons that are later derailed by a harsh reality: Our students don’t want


How to Boost Your Teacher Salary

According to data released from the NEA (National Education Association), the average starting teacher salary in the 2017-2018 school year was $39,249. This data was