An educational blog for teachers and students.

Common core
Posted on July 30, 2014 by Justin Tarte
Pop quiz

Teachers taking quizzes? Usually teachers are the ones handing out the quizzes!But this one helps educators get in gear for the school year.Take it and you'll find answers that can be very useful in planning ahead.

Read full post

Common core
Posted on July 7, 2014 by Jaime Vandergrift
Teacher leadership

Teachers are natural leaders.  Schools and administrators especially value those individuals who go above and beyond to share ideas that promote a better environment for students and faculty.  As a teacher, you can set yourself up to be more marketable for the future.  My 5 tips will get you started on the path to expanding your teacher leadership skills.

Read full post

Posted on June 27, 2014 by Rebecca Hagerman

The ISTE 2014 Conference begins tomorrow.  Are you prepared?  I've found some resources to help you make the most of your time and to plan, connect, explore and enjoy this educational journey!  If you have any tips of your own, comment in the post and we'll be sure to share with our Twitter and Facebook community.

Read full post

Language arts
Posted on June 24, 2014 by Jaime Vandergrift
Summer professional reading

I pose this question to my fellow educator colleagues:  just how important is summer professional reading?  I'll discuss this and introduce you to my favorite must-have app for teachers.  

Read full post

Common core
Posted on June 23, 2014 by Justin Tarte
5 steps for best year yet

For most, the school year is done. Let's take a few moments to catch our breath and give our brains a much-needed rest. As I unplug and start to relax, I reflect on the year and have a great sense of pride in the successes and accomplishments.  Read on to find my five tried and true steps to make sure each year is the best year yet...

Read full post

1 2 3 4 5