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For Top Teachers, Hire Early

TNTP | Posted 06.04.2014 | Education
TNTP

By Nichole Cooley, Jamie Heath and Emily Tomes. This post was originally published on the TNTP Blog. Sherwood Middle School is located in South ...

Teachers Do Matter -- of That, There Can Be No Doubt

Brett Wigdortz | Posted 12.05.2013 | Impact
Brett Wigdortz

Dozens of academic studies have shown what many of us already know: that great teachers can work magic, taking concepts that many of us might think are fixed and transforming them into things that can bend and grow and be shaped into new possibilities.

Technology for Teaching: 10 Ways to Improve Classroom Learning

Scott Steinberg | Posted 04.06.2013 | Technology
Scott Steinberg

Through the use of technology as both a learning tool and a subject matter discipline in and of itself, there are a number of new ways that teachers can inspire kids to learn.

Should Teachers Be Able To Express Personal Views On Gay Marriage To Students?

Evening Standard, London | Joe Murphy | Posted 03.27.2013 | Gay Voices

Teachers can express disapproval of gay marriage — provided they do not do so in an offensive manner, Culture Secretary Maria Miller claimed today. ...

The Teacher Who Inspired Me: Mrs. Martin

Amanda Pullinger | Posted 11.26.2012 | Education
Amanda Pullinger

I think that while all kids should of course have access to education which teaches them to read and to write, I also believe that what creates opportunity is that ability to think critically about a subject.

Five Best Ways To Revise For Exams, By An Oxbridge Applications Consultant

Sarah Slater | Posted 07.18.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Slater

Students all over the world are facing the music with school exams in full swing at the moment - not to mention finals for those already at university. And with students being tested on more information across a wide range of subjects, remembering what you've been taught is vital.

Teacher Over The Moon After Winning £150,000 For Physics Lesson

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

A Physics teacher has scooped £150,000 for her exciting physics lesson which uses homemade rockets and animation in a competition organised by e-lear...

82-Year-Old UK Teacher Myrrah Stanford-Smith Writes First Novel, Lands Three Book Deal

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

An 82-year-old teacher and theatre director has been given a three-book deal after writing her first novel....

Emma Jones, British Teacher, Killed Herself After Naked Photos Posted On Facebook

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An inquest into the death of a British teacher in Abu Dhabi has been told that the 24-year-old killed herself after her ex-boyfriend posted naked phot...

UK Teacher, Julia Robinson, Resigns After Row Over Muslim Assembly

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Sheffield head teacher has resigned after parents complained about her plans to scrap separate assemblies for Muslim pupils. Julia Robinson had w...