When Chicago teacher LaShonda Carter learned that her 18-year-old student needed childcare for her newborn baby in order to attend a job interview, she stepped in and helped by driving the student to her interview and taking care of her baby.
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With new technology, it’s important to ask questions and stay informed about how your child’s school plans to use it to support overall learning objectives. By being open, patient, flexible, and understanding, the right questions can help you understand the importance of technology in the classroom. Here are five questions you should ask your child’s teacher about edtech:
Ever greet your class first thing in the morning and been met with glazed-over looks and mumbled responses? Do you wish you could energize your students and get them excited for a day of learning? Meet Barry White Jr, a fifth grade English teacher at Ashley Park PreK-8 school in Charlotte, North Carolina – a teacher who has changed the game of classroom greetings by creating an intricate and personalized handshake with every one of his students.
We know that getting ready for the new school year requires a lot of thought, time, and money. As a dedicated teacher, chances are that you spend some of your own money to make sure that your students have the supplies needed to be successful this year. To help you stretch every dollar, we’ve compiled a list of the best teacher deals so that you can make your classroom the envy of your colleagues.