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Asking for Letters of Recommendation

The process of asking for letters of recommendation can produce anxiety, but strong letters of recommendation can help you stand out among other applicants.


How Does Year-Round School Affect Teacher Salary?

Around 3,000 schools in the United States currently operate on a year-round schedule. Instead of attending school in four nine-week periods, then taking a two- or three-month summer break, year-round students attend school in six-week blocks and take three or four weeks off in between each block. Since most year-round schools contain the same overall […]

Teach Away: Helping Teachers Find Positions Abroad

By Amy of Teach Away Inc. Live abroad, save money, learn, explore. As a teacher, why limit yourself? Teaching is a global career, and as English speakers, American teachers are in a position to explore other countries while continuing to work in the profession they love. Due to the increasing popularity of English-language teaching overseas, […]

Undergraduate Degrees for Future Teachers

Many paths exist to becoming a teacher; a major in education isn’t the only option.

SBEC Certification

You may be wondering what it takes to become a teacher in Texas. The following is information on how to navigate the Texas State Board of Teacher Certification to become a Texas educator

Educational Comic Books to Use in Class

Eisner recognized that the mix of visual imagery and text created a powerful learning tool that could facilitate the understanding of complex problems.