When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. -Buddhist proverb As a mom, I am always on the lookout for teachable moments. I'm sure my kids will moan and groan in their teenage years about how "everything with Mom has to be aShow More Summary
After the rise in popularity of the crime drama Breaking Bad, news stories started popping up all over the internet claiming that the real life Walter White had been caught. Multiple chemistry professors and teachers turned drug dealers caught the attention of Breaking Bad fans everywhere. Show More Summary
I remember once sitting around the table with my faculty advisory committee. The committee consisted of four teachers from different grade levels and disciplines within the school and was designed to offer me feedback on various programs and change initiatives as well as be my ears on the ground. Show More Summary
Robert Cain, the special-education teacher accused of having sex with a student at James Madison High School every day for two months, landed a job in Hackensack last fall, weeks after resigning from the Brooklyn school amid a probe, the Post reported. [ more › ]
by J. Brown Yoga teachers don’t really make a living off teaching yoga classes anymore. Many rely upon conducting yoga teacher training. But contrary to popular belief, this trend may have less to do with the business or marketing inclinations...Show More Summary
When children say cute, funny or wise things, one New York City teacher is doing more than listening; she's sharing them on Instagram.
California public school teachers and religious charities. New York police officers and firefighters. A college endowment. What do all of these groups have in common? They happen to be investors representing $1.5 trillion in assets under management for retirees and workers – and they’re calling for strong rules to limit harmful methane emissions from the oil […]
Quote: One of the ads mocked Trudeau for having been a camp counselor, rafting instructor, drama teacher and boasting one of the worst attendance records in the House of Commons. “Now he thinks he can run Canada’s economy?” – it sneered over footage of Trudeau undressing and prancing around on a stage wearing a tank […]
By Gary Shapiro, American Spectator My father was a sixth-grade teacher active in his teacher union’s leadership. He instilled in me the value of unions. They helped our nation lead and prosper. Unions got laws passed limiting child labor, ensuring safe working conditions and compensating workers with a defined workweek and overtime pay.
(Steven Hayward) Last night over 700 people gathered in Ashland, Ohio, to honor Peter Schramm, the long-time director of the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University, and one of the great classroom teachers of our time. Peter has fought off cancer for the last several years, but a few weeks ago his doctor delivered a very grim diagnosis. Show More Summary
NYSUT has published a fact sheet on the Cuomo/ Heavy Hearts revision of state APPR. It is less than encouraging, to say the least. The thing that really stands out, the thing I hadn't heard at all before, is this-- If a teacher receives...Show More Summary
Most of the Zen sermons many of us read are taken from the discourses of the Buddha, the treatises, and the commentarial literature. Zen teachers were not trying to be original in composing their sermons. They had no reason to...
Robert Cain, 38, of Staten Island, New York, is the latest teacher to be named in a sex scandal at James Madison High School in Brooklyn. Richard Condon Special Commissioners of Investigation for the New York City Schools handed in his...Show More Summary
It’s only two weeks into Big Brother 17, but Da’Vonne Rogers has already had to fight for her life. The poker dealer, who has told her fellow house guests she is a school teacher, has proved particularly adept at exposing her roommates’ cover stories. Show More Summary
Jennifer Fichter has been sentenced to 22 years in prison after admitting that she had sexual relations with some of her students. According to the Canada Journal, Fichter was in court last week to learn her fate after she pleaded guilty...Show More Summary
By Barbara J. Fraser QUITO, Ecuador — Fernando Serrano was one of 150 teachers placing numbered stickers on 5,000 chairs arrayed on the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador’s soccer field July 5. “It’s a blessing from God that the pope is coming to speak here,” said Serrano, 50, who teaches foreign languages in elementary school. […]
Yoga Journal Events teacher Shiva Rea shares the potential yoga offers for people to realize (and use) the gifts that are already available to them. The post Grokker + Yoga Journal Production: Shiva Rea on Yoga, Breath, & Realizing Our Gifts appeared first on Yoga Journal.
The California Assembly voted Monday to close a loophole that last year allowed the Los Angeles school district to avoid penalties in a civil case involving a 14-year-old student who said she was sexually assaulted by a teacher.
Cameron Diaz tries to cover her face with her arm to avoid photographers while making her way out of Nobu restaurant on Sunday (July 5) in Los Angeles. The 42-year-old Bad Teacher actress was accompanied by her husband Benji Madden as they shared some laughs heading back to their car after lunch. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
EXCLUSIVE: The producers knew something wasn't right from the very beginning. The studio teacher they'd hired on the recommendation of their assistant director was shaggy, loud and boisterous, and he looked hung over. On the very first...Show More Summary