Get Involved within the School Community and Go the Extra Mile

At any point in your career in education, it is important to reflect upon your role within the school community, to understand how you can get more involved to enhance the experience for all.

The Gift of Graciousness

Become successful in your career by learning from your mistakes as well as being thankful for those who have helped you navigate these challenges.

Make Yourself Available

As you gain more experience and comfort during student teaching, begin share some of your personal time investing in your students, as well as school related events or activities. Actions such as these demonstrate your commitment to the school and/or community, and your growing professionalism.

The Art of the Introduction: Making a Positive First Impression

Use these tips to help you make a positive first impression as you prepare for job fair and school-based interviews.

It's a New Year...Presenting You!

As you begin your student teaching experience, look and act like a professional educator from the very start. Make a good impression on those around you as you never know who might be an instrumental connection regarding future job prospects.

Just One . . . In Moderate Fashion

As the new year begins, educators are encouraged to set a single, realistic goal.

No Fear; Prepare

While we cannot predict what will happen in any emergency, planning and preparing for these situations will help keep students and school personnel as calm as possible. Emergency practice drills are essential so that everyone knows what to do in all kinds of situations.

Resilient Heroes!

While much has changed in education over the past several decades, much remains the same. Most especially, how important teachers are and how they truly are resilient heroes everywhere.

Interview Tips for Teacher Candidates

A school district human resources administrator offers tips to teacher candidates to help prepare for critical questions asked during the interview process.

What I Am Thankful For...

A veteran educator pauses to reflect and share thanks for everything her career has given her...and reminds all of us to do the same wherever we are in our respective careers.

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