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Teacher of the Year
2 high school teachers have been named state Teachers of the Year from Md. and IL. Joshua Carroll, Lindsey Jensen.
Do you know people in your community, graduates of your high school, who would make good “Phone a Friend” volunteer mentors? Give ’em a call.
Maryland and Illinois have both now announced finalists for the respective 2017-18 Teachers of the Year, with winners going on to a national honor.
The Council of Chief State School Officers named a history teacher from Conn. the 2016 National Teacher of the Year in April.
Music has a powerful effect on kids. Making music out of classroom lessons can give content time to sink in as kids sing along.
2 teachers of the year have written op-eds in different publications, saying they have examined PARCC tests and find them to be tests worth taking.
Alabama’s Teacher of the Year in 2014-15 has resigned over certification confusion in Birmingham City Schools. She was deemed unqualified to teach.
Education needs a revolution, right? Sometimes, we all do. What will that revolution look like? It may not happen.
IL finalists for Teacher of the Year, 10 of them, have been announced. It’s a wide-ranging field, and some biographical information has been provided.