What is the best thing about being a teacher? No, it's not the summer holidays, although those are definitely a good benefit. Light bulb moments, relationships and the ability to learn every day, and more. These are the ten best things about being a teacher. The great things about teaching are not related to money or selfish pursuits.
World of wonder fun science facts that every child should know! Covering space, nature, technology, engineering, elementary math, chemistry, physics and biology..
One of the greatest gifts we can give our students is to instill in them a strong sense of confidence. In doing this, we enable them to be higher achievers. Confidence breeds success.
In this article, I outline survival tips for first year special education teachers. My survival guide includes advice about planning, IEPs, networking, prioritizing, and more with lots of resources.
This article covers instruction in teaching intermediate grade elementary children how to be proficient in applying the English language arts.
To understand how the structures and functions of living organisms work, you must study the process of respiration and the action of enzymes. This article gives a detailed explanation of this vital aspect of biology with clear, concise text accompanied by diagrams, illustrations, and videos.
An analysis of "Richard Cory" which shows how Robinson spoke to the human condition of placing the wealthy on an unrealistic pedestal. Common Core lesson plan ideas for this relevant, shocking poem.
Need a getting started guide for Google Classroom? Help and support is on hand in this step-by-step tutorial for Google's new online learning platform for schools.
Teaching literature to high school students can be difficult, but using literature circles, a proven successful teaching strategy, can help.
Sometimes the most difficult part of teaching literature is learning how to facilitate student discussions. This article outlines some activities and tips on how to make meaningful, engaging discussions in the English classroom.
In a flipped classroom, students watch video lectures in the evening and perform enrichment activities during class time. The system may improve learning.
Playing games about the periodic table of elements can be not only educational but also great fun. Games can help students learn both in school and at home.
Advice to help parents improve their children's ability to become critical thinkers so that they can do better in school and in life.
If you are a teacher, you have had to deal with a disruptive class. Here are tips for dealing with that disruptive class in order to calm the class and save your sanity.