Although all children develop in their own unique fashion, as a direct result of both hereditary and environmental influences, there is a certain pattern of development that applies to nearly all children. It is crucial for today’s educators to...
While sub teaching, you are bound to be confronted by a defiant child. Dealing with such a student requires special tactics.
Funny teacher awards and certificates for end-of-the-year school awards ceremonies. This list of funny certificates is humorous, fun, and provides great ideas for teacher recognition awards.
Teachers everywhere want their students to succeed. Many of them also wish they could say certain things to help students be more successful, especially to parents.
Want to introduce yourself to your students' parents or guardians? Write them a letter! This article includes an example of an actual teacher letter to parents that can be used in any grade level.
A successful staff meeting begins with planning. Here are tips that will help you create a positive environment. Your teachers will appreciate the support and look forward to the next meeting.
Whenever I have doubts about my parenting skills, I open up a page from a book called Emile, read few paragraphs and then think about what I just read. This reminds me that parenting is an endless argument, very personal and subjective and that...
Tips for being a good, effective teacher, provided by a retired public school educator.
Sub teachers hope to keep kids from climbing the walls, but when one actually ends up on the roof . . . it is a little embarrassing.
The biography of Alice McLellan Birney, Co-founder and first elected President of the National Mothers Congress, which later became the National Parent Teacher Association, (NPTA)