Great mentors can be the key to setting yourself up for success in any career. Being a mentor can be a great way to pass down the wisdom, tips, and tricks you’ve learned over the course of your career. Many veteran teachers often volunteer (or are urged to) mentor an incoming teacher. While being a mentor can be a lot of work, mentoring new teachers is critical to the success of the school year (and their teaching career as a whole).
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A successful intervention program can make a difference for struggling students and help them get back on track. With so much recent research on student intervention as well as trends that seem to pop up every minute, it can be hard to determine what truly makes an intervention program effective. While you’re working on improving your intervention program for the upcoming school year, be sure to keep these six tips in mind:
Many districts are struggling to provide their teachers with necessary funds for enriching classroom experiences. How can you balance your creativity in the classroom with budget constraints from your school? Educational grants are here to fill this gap. Take a look at the top five grants you should consider applying for in the upcoming school year.
Adopting any new technology into a school takes time, money, and a LOT of research. Implementing any educational technology (edtech) solution can be a decision long in the making. How can you be sure that you’ve covered all your bases before buying? We’ve compiled our best resources into this handy guide to help your decision-making process!
We attended ISTE 2018 in Chicago this past week and talked to a LOT of educators. A few of our team members asked teachers one simple question: “What’s your why?” Our team members captured a lot of incredible footage from the conference and shared the videos on our Twitter page. We gathered 10 of our favorite “My Why” for you here, representing anecdotes from educators all around the country!
Forward-thinking schools often look to a wide variety of courses to help prepare their students to meet educational objectives. With Courseware and EdOptions Academy, schools can provide courses that follow these objectives and provide engaging content that captivates students and sets them on the path for success later in life. Here are a few common objectives that schools nationwide are working toward, as well as corresponding classes from the Edmentum catalog that your school could consider offering.