Should Teachers use Twitter?

Twitter has been around for a while, but the idea of tweeting as a viable communications forum seems to have really exploded in importance since the inauguration of the current president of the United

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Good Coaching Goes Beyond Play Calling

For coaches, particularly at the high school level, a well thought out philosophy is pertinent to their program. Communication and motivation are essential aspects of the job because what coaches are really

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Be an Inspiring Teacher

A teacher with the ability to inspire students is the type of teacher who will be long remembered. Inspiring students is integral to ensuring their success and encouraging them to fulfill their potential.

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Explore DC’s Top Museums

The nation’s capital is a treasure trove of history, science and art, so a visit to DC’s top museums is a must for teachers. A visit will not only inspire and educate, but will provide teachers with

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Bring Passion Back to the Classroom

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.”  — Anthony J. D’Angelo  Do you ever feel like your students are just going through the motions? Has

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Keep Calm and Meditate

Schools today can be fraught with anxiety and stress, which is why introducing meditation and mindfulness into a classroom can instill much-needed calm. Sound a bit hokey or hippy dippy? No way, say proponents

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Act Up – Theater in the Classroom

Students have always been told not to act up in class. Kids have always been told not to be dramatic. It is time to flip those notions on their head. That is because using theater in the classroom –

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Use Writing to Teach Math

Do you know you can teach math through writing? As crazy as it sounds, if you want to make learning math easy for any student, it is possible. And one such way is to teach math through writing. That’s

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5 Tips for Improving Student Vocabulary

To teach vocabulary effectively teachers must learn the skills necessary to apply the best approaches. Student vocabulary instruction is an art that will help pupils retain new terms that will allow them

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