Charlotte Danielson loves her some group work, and pays a whole lot of attention to how students are group. You can't just group kids. You need reasons for doing it, and you gosh darn better get those kids together for a good reason....Show More Summary
Here are a couple of teacher workshops coming up at historic sites. The Massachusetts Historical Society is offering “Women in the Era of the American Revolution” on 22-23 February. It says:Study the revolution through the words and artifacts of the women who lived it. Show More Summary
We heard from Danielle Avvisati, kindergarten teacher at St. Mary of the Lake School, 1026 W. Buena:"I wanted to share our Dr. King and service projects with you from St. Mary of the Lake School. I hope you enjoy. The week of January 17th, we celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and we participated in a week of service. Show More Summary
The American Library Assn. announced the winners of its annual prizes Sunday at its yearly meeting. Its top awards — the Newbery, Caldecott and Printz — and went to books by a former teacher, a second-generation illustrator and a congressman and his co-authors. "March: Book Three,” created by...
Tabay Atkins got his certification last summer.
Teaching Black Lives Matter Content Sparks Outrage A liberal activist group within the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers is planning to introduce... The post INDOCTRINATION: Philly Teachers Introduce Black Lives Matter Content Into Lesson Plans, Curriculum appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
What does it take to inspire the next generation of leaders, innovators and great thinkers? Middle school math teacher Sheena Evans knows that for her students, having someone who believes in them can make all the difference. Below is...Show More Summary
Teachers is passing with flying colors. The TV Land comedy’s second season premiere notched series highs in key demos and was the most-watched episode of the series ever on TV Land in Live+3. The January 17 Season 2 premiere scored double-digit...Show More Summary
Florida’s highest court delivered a key victory for school choice last week, when the Supreme Court of Florida ( SCOFLA ) allowed the popular Florida Tax-Credit Scholarship program to continue. This was the third time that the state’s...Show More Summary
So far we’ve heard from a minister who gets exasperated when parishioners treat her differently outside the church…
Editor’s note: Leading up to Bett, one of the largest education technology conferences in the world, we'll be sharing stories about the teachers, students, and administrators using educational technology to help schools flourish and make learning more interactive and impactful. Show More Summary
An excited teacher plows full speed into the door frame leaving her dazed and confused.
Angry protests erupted in several Ivory Coast cities on Monday, including in the economic capital Abidjan where retired soldiers barricaded a major highway as a teachers' strike kept schools closed. The veterans threw up roadblocks on...Show More Summary
There's a reason everybody gives teachers an exceedingly high amount of credit. Yes, they are gifted and talented people who impart their knowledge to us, and our children, and shape the minds of generations. Plus, the pay's not good and kids are jerks. Show More Summary
The Florida Supreme Court has declined to hear a case brought by the teacher’s union which threatened the state’s largest voucher program. The union has been fighting to have the program, which serves nearly 100,000 Florida students, declared unconstitutional. Show More Summary
As a high school English teacher, I often find myself consulting the dictionary to make sure I am precise in my usage of obscure words. “Fact” and “falsehood” are not on my obscure word list. In a January 22, 2017, exchange with Chuck...Show More Summary
The tendency kids have to speak their minds more than what would be socially acceptable to us adults is something we love about them. Which is why these comments kids have said to teachers will leave you feeling weird.
Now that we know the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons will be meeting in the Super Bowl, the countdown to kickoff has begun. Football fans are not the only ones looking forward to the festivities in Houston. So are teachers and...Show More Summary
Police arrested a 17-year-old student in South Carolina on Tuesday, Jan. 10, after throwing a paper plane that struck his teacher in the eye. Facing up to a month of jail time, high school student David Michael Elliot was charged with a misdemeanor after his instructor, Edward McIver, reported the in-class incident to police. Show More Summary
Young children who display disruptive behavior reduce those behaviors when their teacher spends extra time playing individually with them, according to a new University of Virginia study published in December in the journal Child Development.