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  • Stephanie Tomochi
    Published 8 months ago
    Private Maths Tutoring

    Private Maths Tutoring

    Hey! My name is Stephanie, and I am a young person living in London, who has completed the New GCSEs in 2018. If you are unaware of this new grading system for GCSEs, it is numerical from 9 to 1. This would be the comparison from the old system:
  • Mikkie Mills
    Published 8 months ago
    Tips for Teachers During the Holidays

    Tips for Teachers During the Holidays

    The hustle and bustle of the holidays often makes it difficult for even the most studious children to focus on their schoolwork. Even the best educators experience challenges in maintaining their classroom's energy during the holiday season. Here a few tips for teachers that can help them (and their students) survive the holiday season.
  • Isla Wright
    Published 8 months ago
    3 Aspects Early Childhood Education Should Consider

    3 Aspects Early Childhood Education Should Consider

    They have chosen those institutions because they are conveniently located, employ great professionals, don’t cost too much or for any other logical reason. Also, most parents hope that their kid will receive the best possible education, apart from simply being looked after while their parents are at work. But how realistic are those expectations?
  • Mikkie Mills
    Published 9 months ago
    How to Make the Most Out of Your Teaching Career

    How to Make the Most Out of Your Teaching Career

    As a teacher, it is easy to get burnt out and feel the grind of teaching every day. However, there are many different ways to make the most out of your teaching career. When you are really pushing to the next level, you will find that your possibilities are virtually limitless in your field.
  • Caitlyn Bell
    Published 9 months ago
    Tools, Tips, and Tech for Homeschooling

    Tools, Tips, and Tech for Homeschooling

    Did you know that homeschoolers perform better in studies than traditional schoolers?
  • Kristen Barenthaler
    Published 9 months ago
    Being an Archery Instructor Completely Changed My Life

    Being an Archery Instructor Completely Changed My Life

    It's not like anyone really plans to become an archery instructor, or at least, I didn't. It more just fell into my lap when I was training to be a camp counselor, and happened to be the best during our archery instructor training (thanks to USA Archery, but more on them later). So, after being surprised into being the archery instructor, I got another surprise. We teach to a camp of all Autistic children, as well as multiple other camps, which meant I had to have multiple sets of equipment to keep track of, and be prepared for, setting up multiple ranges at each camp.
  • Maria Ayala
    Published 9 months ago
    Mrs. Nelson

    Mrs. Nelson

    Mrs. Nelson was my fourth grade teacher. She was single, and almost 40. Back in those days, that was not common. Most teachers were either too young to be wed, or almost old enough to retire. Mrs. Nelson was neither. She didn’t fit the mold, in any shape or form.
  • Mikkie Mills
    Published 9 months ago
    How to Organize Your Classroom Better

    How to Organize Your Classroom Better

    Organizing a classroom is about more than just aesthetic value, or personal preference; the organization of a classroom can affect the way your students learn. While planning a classroom, keep both the needs of your students, and your own needs in mind. Your classroom should be both relaxing and encouraging, designed to help improve class performance. Little details like the color scheme, lighting, and posters can make a big difference. Take some time (not necessarily money), and set up your classroom in the best way possible by using these tips:
  • Ayesha A. Anas, M.Ed.
    Published 9 months ago
    On the Journey Towards Becoming a Dynamic Classroom Teacher

    On the Journey Towards Becoming a Dynamic Classroom Teacher

    Like countless others applying for entry into teaching credential programs, you are more likely to complete an essential component in any application process: the personal statement.
  • Jade Pulman
    Published 9 months ago
    4 Tips on Organizing Your Classroom

    4 Tips on Organizing Your Classroom

    Have you ever watched your class leave at the end of the day to look around the room you use and see a disastrous mess? It looks less like a classroom and more like the aftermath of the Godzilla movie. You’d love to put everything right, but you’re already exhausted and have too much else to do before the day is done. Well, there are a few things you can do in your classroom to get the place organized and tidy before you leave for the day. This article will review what larger changes can influence easier daily tidiness.
  • Isla Wright
    Published 10 months ago
    The Importance of Finding the Right Early Childhood Education Programme

    The Importance of Finding the Right Early Childhood Education Programme

    It’s widely accepted that what happens during the early years is of the utmost importance for every child’s development. At the same time, it’s a period of amazing opportunity, but also of susceptibility to negative influences. Unfortunately, so many children are unable to reach their full potential due to their family’s income status, geographical location, religion, or sexual orientation. If not provided the right nutrition, care, and education, children fail to reach their potential.
  • Donna Maurer
    Published 10 months ago
    Creating A Proper Piano Lesson Schedule

    Creating A Proper Piano Lesson Schedule

    To be a successful and professional music instructor, you need to create, and keep, an adequate schedule that you can easily follow. Since a piano teacher’s class plans can get a little hectic, it’s easy to forget when student’s classes are, as well as when you have reserved time off to run errands, if you don’t have a proper lesson schedule in place. Below you’ll learn a few tips on how to create your own piano lesson schedule to stay on track. These tips will also help you to decide when you should offer lessons during the week.