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What to Consider Before Teaching Abroad

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Scott Sterling

With perks like travel opportunities and the draw of a cheaper standard of living, it's no wonder lots of educators consider teaching abroad. Here's three things to consider before making the leap.

First-Year Teachers: 6 Tips to Survive and Thrive

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Brittany Becker

So, you've landed your first teaching job - congrats! Ready for a chaotic, fun, occasionally terrifying, but undoubtedly fulfilling roller coaster of a year? Check out these six tips for success!

Dos and Don’ts of Social Media for Teachers

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Scott Sterling

For many teacher, social media in the classroom sounds like a minefield. But with some common sense and creativity, social networks can be a positive experience in a teacher’s professional life.

[Professional Development] How to Stay Focused on Teaching Even When You’re Not Teaching

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Lisa Bliss

Check out these five strategies to keep your head in the teaching game, even while you're enjoying the relaxation of your summer away from the classroom!

[Teacher Tips] Best Practices in Assigning Summer Learning

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Scott Sterling

Teachers are often on the front lines when it comes to fighting summer learning loss. Here’s how to make the most of this opportunity, and give your incoming students meaningful summer work.

How Teachers Can Make the Most Out of Summer School Class Time

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Scott Sterling

Summer school schedules are tight for teachers and students. We've got five tips to help you make the most of this limited but important time with students.

5 Classroom Activities to Help Students Reflect on Learning

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McKenna Wierman

Taking time with your class to look back on the past year you’ve spent together is a great strategy to part ways on a high note before the summer begins, and it also helps your students reflect on their academic progress.

[Teacher Tips] What to Look for in Your Lesson Video

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Scott Sterling

Taking videos of your lessons is a great way for teachers to see the classroom from a new perspective and reflect on your practice. Here's five things to keep in mind.

5 Tips to Keep Students On Track in Summer School

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Regina Waddell

Most students don't want to be in summer school, but more often than not, success is critical to keeping them on pace for graduation. Here's five tips for educators to set students up for success.

[Professional Development] Is Online Teaching Right for You?

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Scott Sterling

For many educators, online teaching is a flexible and fulfilling option. However, it isn't right for everyone. Here's four questions to consider before making the switch.

[Classroom Management] 4 Tips for Teachers to Make the Last Few Weeks of School Count

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McKenna Wierman

The countdown to the last day of school has begun.

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