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Interviewing 101: For Teachers

We talk to a lot of candidates. One of the most frequent questions is “What should I do when I interview?” There isn’t one golden answer, but the best advice is to be authentic and keep these best practices in mind: Before the Interview 1) Get to know the school.  Showing an understanding of the…

Becoming An Anti-Racist Educator – Webinar

In support of the Black Lives Matter movement, we’re making changes to better educate ourselves and our employees in the pursuit of becoming anti-racist.  Watch the webinar recording on “Moving Towards An Anti-Racist Teaching Practice For Non-Black Educators”  What to expect on this webinar  Megan Nevels, an expert in anti-bias and positive school climate initiatives at K-12 schools…

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Tips To Rock Your Demo Lesson

You crushed the interview and now they invited you in for a demo lesson! Cue the panic. As a candidate for an open teaching position, the demo lesson is a vital opportunity to showcase your teaching style and expertise. The school interviewing you wants to see you succeed, remember that! Instead of fearing it, think…

5 Strategies For Distributive Leadership In Schools

The problem school administrators face isn’t with leadership. It’s the inability to properly implement distribution of leadership. Do you ever get to the end of your day and wonder where did the time go? Do you often find your workload is exclusive to the supervision and leadership of others with little time left to focus…

Elements of Drama Worksheet

Bring drama (the good kind) into the classroom and get your students excited to perform with this easy visual. You’ll have the elements of drama: tools, plot, structure, setting, cast of characters all in one sheet! Your kids will be able to increase imagination and confidence in their drama building skills.  How do you teach the…

12 Halloween Face Masks For Costumes

Face masks and social distancing are still the norms, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate Halloween with your children!Get into the festive mood with Halloween themed face masks while still staying safe for the holidays. 1) sally’s stitched grin from nightmare before Christmas This mask has the perfect balance between creepy and sweet just…