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The Benefits Of Letting Your Child Fail

The Benefits Of Letting Your Child Fail

The way education and parenting have been developing in the past decades was focused singularly on driving and motivating children to be outstanding and the best they can be. But is this really needed? Can this type of behavior towards children send the wrong message...
Best Online Resources for Teaching Science

Best Online Resources for Teaching Science

Teachers around the country have turned to the Internet to find innovative ways to teach their students more about science. These days, the digital world is teaming with fascinating science-based resources that definitely help students of all ages grasp complicated...
Benefits of Students Asking Questions in the Classroom

Benefits of Students Asking Questions in the Classroom

The simple act of asking for help when it’s needed is one that’s coaxed out of people at an early age–sometimes as young as 2. The need for help is too often framed as a weakness, as if humans should always know what to do in any given scenario....
Tips For Helping A Struggling Student

Tips For Helping A Struggling Student

Whether your child is a struggling learner or you are a teacher with one or more students being challenged by the curriculum, figuring out how to best approach the situation can be tough. Struggling learners have to work harder to complete the tasks asked of them by...
Common Misconceptions About Teachers

Common Misconceptions About Teachers

There are over four million teachers in the United States which means chances are you know at least one personally. However, teaching is still one of the most misunderstood professions. Many people are still unaware of the dedication and work that goes into being a...
How To Create a Positive Classroom Environment

How To Create a Positive Classroom Environment

Every day, parents send their children to school with the hope that their teachers will treat them with care, and provide a valued education. Now, there are many factors that go into creating an environment that will promote such learning in the classroom and it falls...
Strategies To Make Grading Easier

Strategies To Make Grading Easier

As most teachers are aware, grading is one of the most time-consuming, but important aspects of the job. With so many students and assignments to go over, many times, grading carries over past school hours. This work-life balance can be a struggle for both beginning...
The Things Great Teachers Do Differently

The Things Great Teachers Do Differently

“I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and there are as few as there are any other great artists. It might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.” These inspirational words come from famous author John...
Education Trends for 2018

Education Trends for 2018

Our world is constantly changing, and that includes the world of education. As we make shifts in school choice and student assessments, it proves that the educational landscape is always looking for ways to evolve. Some of these changes may be good and some not so...