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Despite some occasional debate, thousands of teachers across the country are grateful for the ways in which high academic standards are raising the bar in their classrooms and helping students succeed. Read more about three teachers’ experiences below! 1. Stability in the Storm of Adolescence Kentucky teacher Sarah...

As a middle school teacher, my days are often filled with the oscillating emotions of adolescence -- the lows and highs of week-long romance, intense friendship and betrayal, moving compassion, cruel bullying, impassioned fights for justice, thrilling breakthroughs with "Eureka!" moments, as well as painful...

Educators and parents share many common goals. Among those, the most important is support students by setting high standards for success. Read more below about homework help, high standards, and engaging students! MY READING LIST 1. Educator’s Message to Parents: This is the Best Way to Help Your Kids...

Recently, I learned that the months from December to February are referred to by some as “engagement season,” due to the disproportionately high number of couples getting engaged during this time. Of course, to people like us, there a couple of other very important meanings of...