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Wardrobe Essentials for Teachers

February 2, 2017

WeAreTeachers.com recently posted 24 Teacher Wardrobe Essentials From Modcloth, and we definitely think it's worth checking out for some festive gear!

Lessons Learned from Hogwarts Teachers

January 27, 2017

Attention all Harry Potter fans! Here's a fun Friday topic for your pondering pleasure. In today's world, most teachers undergo several formal teaching evaluations every year. Can you imagine what teaching evaluations in the world of Hogwarts might look like?

The Teacher's Voice is a Powerful Instrument

January 26, 2017

The teacher's tone of voice is a powerful instrument. It sets the tone and environment for the entire classroom in terms of engagement, behavior, and rapport with students. 

Source4Teachers CEO Kendley Davenport Named a 2017 Future 50 Award Winner

January 20, 2017

Kendley Davenport, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Source4Teachers, has been named a recipient of the 2017 Future 50 Awards by Philadelphia SmartCEO. The program recognizes the 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies in the Greater Philadelphia Area as demonstrated by a combined three-year average of revenue and employee growth.

Dispatch from Outgoing U.S. Education Secretary, John B. King Jr.

January 18, 2017

Yesterday, Education Week released a dispatch from John B. King Jr., the outgoing U.S. Secretary of Education. No matter your personal political views or how you feel about how King performed in his short time holding this office, we thought his message was full of hope and inspiration for the future of education.

Safety Tips for Inclement Weather

January 16, 2017

Winter is here - bringing snow, sleet, school closings, car accidents, and slip‐and‐falls! While we hope for a mild winter, we want to make sure you are prepared for whatever the season may bring. Before you head out in the cold, here are some helpful tips to get you safely to your destination: 

Martin Luther King Jr. Lessons

January 13, 2017

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day right around the corner, we wanted to share this article we found on Education World's website: Martin Luther King, Jr. Teaches Many Lessons

Education Improvements Under the Obama Administration

January 6, 2017

2017 is underway and a new presidential administration is on the horizon. Reflecting on President Obama's last eight years, we found this excellent video from the U.S. Department of Education titled: 8 Ways Education Has Improved Under the Obama Administration.

Back to School After Winter Break

January 3, 2017

Going back to school after winter break can feel like a let-down to some teachers. The merriment that came with holiday anticipation has evaporated, the days are short, and the weather is cold. You may find yourself pining for the days of sleeping in and binge-watching the latest TV craze.

How to Rejuvenate During Winter Break

December 27, 2016

It's important for teachers to take some time to recharge their battery while schools are closed this week. We found a helpful blog post from The Institute for Excellence in Education entitled: Four Tips to Help Teachers Rejuvenate During the Holiday Break