Teaching Careers
Best Summer Jobs for Teachers

7 of the Best Summer Jobs for Teachers

One of the benefits of being a teacher is that you get summers off, but many teachers continue working during the summer months to earn extra money and keep busy. The best summer jobs for teachers tend to be seasonal in nature and play to the strengths and skills of educators. Some jobs will also […]

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Graduation Gifts for New Teachers

10 Graduation Gifts for New Teachers: Setting Up Our Future Educators for Success

Teachers are extremely important members of our society. They are responsible for educating our youth, who in turn, become the leaders of the future. If you know a new teacher that will soon be graduating from college, you might be wondering what sort of present to give them to help start them off on their […]

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What are the common core state standards

Understanding the Common Core State Standards Initiative

Around the country, many educators and parents are concerned about the Common Core State Standards Initiative. Thus far, 44 states, the District of Columbia, four territories, and the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) have voluntarily adopted and implemented the Common Core. What are the Common Core State Standards? The Common Core State Standards are […]

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Secondry Education Degrees

Teacher Profile: Rabi Whitaker

Rabi laughs when I ask the question. “How I became a teacher?” Rabi always knew she wanted to be a scientist, but it wasn’t until she borrowed her college roommate’s education textbooks and read them cover-to-cover that she realized she wanted to become an educator. After getting her Bachelor’s Degree in Astronomy and Cognitive Science […]

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Education careers

Careers for Teaching Degree Graduates

Some people have always known they wanted a teaching career. For others, a career in education is a sudden insight, or a feeling that develops over time. Regardless of how the knowledge comes, becoming a teacher means earning a teaching degree; and that means studying education. So, what is education? Education encompasses teaching and learning […]

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Teaching Degree Graduates: Starting Salaries for Teachers

Once you’ve earned your Education Degree, it’s time to start working in your preferred field. What are the starting salaries for teachers? What are the salary ranges for teaching overall? Here’s a brief overview of the teaching degree salaries you can expect as the proud holder of a degree in Education. Salaries of Teachers in […]

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Online aps for teachers

Ten Excellent Online Apps for the Innovative Teacher

Teachers for all levels of students today have so many more teaching aids than even just a few years ago. That’s not just because of greater access to the Internet but also because of the growing number of web applications that they can use. Some applications are specifically geared towards teaching and learning. Other applications […]

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Hot Jobs in Education

Hot Jobs in Education: Top Teaching Degree Areas

Aristotle said, “The fate of empires depends on the education of youth.” Education touches on every aspect of human life— and teachers make the world a better place for everyone, and those with education degrees and teaching degrees are in high demand. But not only do education degrees have great value—there are also extensive faculty […]

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