Resources for Effective Lesson Plans

Teaching has been referred to as both an art and a science, requiring a great deal of pedagogy and creativity to keep students engaged. It is an occupation that requires a lot of planning since lessons must both align to state standards and appeal to a multitude of student interests and learning preferences. If you […]

What Makes a Great Teacher?

Great teachers do not simply enter the education realm; rather, they are called into it. When looking back on your own education history, there are always those few teachers that leave lasting impressions on you—the ones that inspire and impress lasting values. Fortunately, it is never too late to become a teacher and if you […]

Top 10 Cities for Teachers

Teachers have the challenging but rewarding task of teaching tomorrow’s leaders. Besides working in a dynamic environment, teachers have the opportunity to shape lives. The more tangible rewards that come with teaching, including job security, a good salary and an interesting social life, often depend on location...


LinkedIn 101 for Teachers

If you knew of a social media brand that catered to professionals who were looking to grow their career and that had over 300 million members, you’d be interested right? What if that same brand was growing by two new members every second of every day? The brand, of course, is LinkedIn, the world’s largest […]

Summer Opportunities for Teachers

As the school year comes to an end, both teachers and students will be counting down the days until summer vacation. Unless you work at a year-round school, which has its pros and cons, summer vacation gives teachers time to relax a little, recharge their batteries and develop next year’s curriculum. Contrary to what some […]

#TeachersMatter: Teacher Appreciation Week Roundup

Teachers’ lessons extend far beyond the reach of the classroom. During this past Teacher Appreciation Week, the internet was flooded with stories about how teachers have helped shaped our lives and our culture. Although Teacher Appreciation Week was May 5-9th, it’s important that we appreciate and honor these classroom leaders during our every day. See […]