Do you experience "teacher guilt"? Here are some practical things to practice in order to diminish the terrible feeling.
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Tenure is supposed to protect the very best of us against situations that threaten our jobs. But who should decide tenure and what qualifications must be met? Here are some thoughts.
May 03, 2015
Education is full of misconceptions that fuels public misunderstanding. Professionals need to help debunk these corrosive myths to help re-estbalish education as important and positive.
April 30, 2015
Life's stresses can sometimes make it hard to focus. How do you focus through occasion pressure and chaos?
April 16, 2015
Many of us get into education for the "right" reasons, but as life becomes more complicated, so too does our connection with our careers. Here are some tips to reinvigorate through the middle career slump.
March 23, 2015
Activities from our childhood leave a lasting impact on our lives, whether we realize it or not. What activities shaped who you became?
March 11, 2015
What if we erased all of the confining questions that terminate in a dead end? Let's open education up to possibility and a world of what if. What questions do you wish to explore?
February 23, 2015
In the current educational climate, many people might wonder why people still choose teaching as their profession. Despite the excessive testing and often negative impression of education, there is still very important work to be done. Read on to see why many educators teach.
January 12, 2015
How do you deal with the bad days as a teacher? They happen (although we don't like to talk about it), how can you turn a negative into a positive?
November 25, 2014
Being responsible for helping so many students and raising a child is challenging. There never seems to be enough time in the day. Factor in the ridiculously high expectations I set for myself and I'd be lying if I said it wasn't a struggle.