Entries related to: motivation

How to Inspire Students to Pursue a STEAM Career

Over the next 20 years, the science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) field is...

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5 Summer Self-Care Tips for Teachers

Join Susan Lubar and Teaching Channel at a free webinar series this summer to explore how...

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5 Ways to Ignite Hope with Adult SEL

Join Michelle Trujillo and Wendy Amato at a free SEL webinar series for both educators and...

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Teaching Channel Talks Episode 32: Shaping the Teacher Identity

How have your life experiences shaped who you are in the classroom? Listen in as author and...

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Teaching Channel Talks Episode 31: Let's Talk About Teacher Pay

Do teachers get summers off? Listen to the president of iteach Andrew Rozell and Wendy Amato as...

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Teacher Appreciation, Solidarity, and Strife in Kentucky

Teacher Appreciation Week has once again come and gone. Lauding and applauding for five days,...

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Dr. Stephen Pruitt: The Highest Distinction is Service to Others

Teacher appreciation is something I think about a lot. When I was in the classroom full time, I...

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I Choose to Teach

“What if you chose to teach, because you could be anything.”

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My Salute to English Teachers

In 1949, when I was twenty-one years old, I took a creative writing course at the New School in...

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Kicking off Teacher Appreciation Week with the Gift of Time

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

We’re kicking off our week of Tchers’ favorite things by...

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Teacher Appreciation Gifts To Treat Yourself and Your Colleagues

 
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How to Keep Going Even When You Feel Like You Can’t

Making Teaching More Manageable

We all have days (or weeks, or months) when we feel like we...

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10 Tips to End the Year with Positivity and Purpose

Inevitably, when educators get to April or May, the question of “How many days are left?” is...

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Doing Poorly on Purpose: Why Smart Kids Choose to Not Do Well

As a teacher myself, I feel your pain when a capable student chooses -- yes, chooses -- not to...

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How Will You Celebrate American Education Week?

American Education Week (November 13-17), first celebrated in 1921, is an opportunity to...

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Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: Teacher Appreciation All Year Long

Five years ago, I wrote my first blog for Teaching Channel. I'd just had my first child and was...

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Teaching Has Taught Me... Nothing

It doesn’t seem possible that my time in the classroom is over.

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Teachers Make a Difference!

“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make adifference in our lives.”

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I #LoveTeaching: My Students Are My Greatest Gifts

I count myself among the richest in the world.

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I #LoveTeaching -- Even On The Tough Days

Yesterday was one of the tough days for me -- we’ve all had them -- when students seemed to push...

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