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Critical Thinking Lesson Plans - Four-Corners Debate

In today's world it is even more important than ever for teachers to create critical thinking lesson plans that challenge students to think for themselves. One of my favorite critical thinking lesson .
(December 13, 2008)
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Back to School Get to Know You Activities

Success in the classroom is all about relationships. . . both the teacher-student relationship and the student-student relationship. By building upon these relationships teachers will see a decrease ..
(September 05, 2008)
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How Teachers Can Decrease Classroom Management Problems by ..

One of the major factors contributing to classroom management problems is the fact that the students simply are not involved in the lesson. Therefore, it is easy to conclude that if a teacher can ..
(July 25, 2008)
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Kinesthetic Learning Use Kinesthetic Learning Activities to ..

Did you know that while many students are visual learners and many others are auditory learners, most students actually prefer a combination of visual, auditory, AND kinesthetic learning. So what is .
(July 26, 2008)
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Improving Comprehension With Closure Activities

One of the most important parts of the any lesson is the how it ends. Teachers need to have some type of closure activity at the end of each lesson if they are truly interested in improving ..
(July 27, 2008)
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Improve Reading Comprehension Through Purpose Setting

These days, teaching reading is the job of ALL teachers regardless of the subject area or grade level. The fact is if you want your students to do well they MUST be able to comprehend the material ..
(July 28, 2008)
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Cooperative Learning Activities 3 Things to Remember When ..

Most students learn better with one-to-one interactions or in small groups where they can follow the conversation better and indicate when they don't understand. This is one of the big advantages of ..
(July 30, 2008)
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The Right Cooperative Learning Strategies Can Eliminate a ..

Cooperative learning has long been touted as a great way to improve academic achievement. However, many teachers object to cooperative learning activities and other types of group work because they ..
(July 30, 2008)
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Teacher Resume Tips - How to Use References in Your Teacher ..

Without a doubt teaching jobs can be quite difficult to secure these days. Just go to any popular teaching forum or teacher discussion board and look at all the posts from teachers who are ..
(April 01, 2008)
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Teacher Job Fair Tip - How to Stand Out at a Teacher Job Fair

If you have ever attended a teacher job fair then you know how depressing the experience can be. Thousands of teachers all in one place all with the same goal in mind. . . getting a teaching job! ..
(February 10, 2008)
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How Teachers Can Increase Parent Involvement

The connection between parent involvement and student achievement is obvious. The question is how do teachers go about increasing this parent involvement? There are many different ways teachers can ..
(February 01, 2008)
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Strategies for Motivating Students to Learn

As an adjunct education professor I am often asked, “How do I motivate students to learn?" Motivating students to learn is a struggle that all teachers face. Since I also teach middle school ..
(December 02, 2007)
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Classroom Management - Students Who Fall Through The Cracks

Many experts in education agree that the majority of students who are causing classroom management problems usually fall into one of four categories: attention seekers, power seekers, revenge ..
(December 07, 2007)
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Back To School Tip For Teachers - Remembering Student Names

One of the first things teachers need to do every year is get all of their students’ names memorized. It is important for a teacher to know each and every name as quickly as possible. Knowing ..
(August 24, 2007)
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Middle School Classroom Management - Behavior Action Plan

One of the most difficult skills to master as a teacher is classroom management. Unfortunately, if you can not master this skill you are not going to survive as a teacher, especially as a middle ..
(August 12, 2007)
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10 Teacher Interview Questions YOU Should Ask During Your Next .

There is no question that the competition for teaching jobs is extremely tough. I have sat on teacher interview committees where we had narrowed it down to four people for the open teaching position ..
(August 01, 2007)
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How to Get a Teaching Job

Let me set the scene for a moment… The interview committee at a well-respected, very competitive, high-paying school district has narrowed down its huge list of 500 applicants to the final three. .
(July 28, 2007)
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How to Answer Interview Questions - The Number One Job ..

There are a few steps you need to follow if you want to secure a job. First, you need to land the interview. Second, you need to “nail" the interview. And, third, you absolutely must follow-up ..
(July 26, 2007)
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12 Job Interview Tips to Help You Ace Your Next Interview!

So you've written and re-written your resume and cover letter countless times. . . you've used every trick in the book to make your resume and cover letter stand out. You've finally sent them out to ..
(July 25, 2007)
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How to Handle Classroom Management During Transitions

Every quality lesson has students transitioning from one activity to another, or, as I like to say, from one mini-lesson to another. Mini-lessons are a great way for teachers to address student ..
(July 24, 2007)
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How to Get Your Dream Job - The 3 Step Job Interview Process

Getting a job these days can be quite difficult. In fact, just getting a job interview can be quite a challenge. You need to make sure you do everything you can to make your cover letter and resume ..
(July 21, 2007)
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How to Start Writing a Resume: Avoid the Number One Resume ..

If you want to land a job interview you obviously must have a well-written resume. Unfortunately the thought of writing a resume sends shivers down many people's spines. Personally, I do not know ..
(July 16, 2007)
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Job Interview Tips: How to Interview with Confidence

Since just getting an interview can often seem like a job in itself, you can go ahead and give yourself a big pat on the back if you've landed one. . . However, now the hard work really starts. . . .
(July 15, 2007)
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How to Write a Resume: 10 Resume Writing Tips to Help You ..

Remember the old Head & Shoulders commercial…"You only get one chance to make a first impression. " Well, with so many people searching for jobs these days it is of the utmost importance that ..
(June 19, 2007)
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Use This Powerful Teacher Resume Tip To Make Your Teacher ..

An effective teacher resume is absolutely essential in today's extremely competitive teaching job market. In fact, your teacher resume may be the one thing that gets you the interview. There is no ..
(June 13, 2007)
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