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A few of my friends are joining the Teach for America staff after graduation. Teach for America‚Äôs mission is to ensure that low-income students have access to teachers. They recruit college graduates and train them in an accelerated program before placing them in low-income schools.The program varies by region, but […]

Can Anyone with a College Degree Teach?


Our last “teacher feature”¬†starred 7th grade English teacher Tammy Green,recognizing her for all of her hard work. This month, we are spotlighting second grade teacher Samanntha Davis for the amazing energy she brings to her students each and every day. Samanntha was nominated by her mom, Paula, who sent us […]

Amazing Teachers Make a Difference: Samanntha Davis, Second Grade Teacher


Going through our archives, we came across this great post from February 14, 2008 on ‚ÄúTeaching Technique: Sounds of Silence‚Ä̬†that we wanted to share with you in case you missed it the first time around.¬†   Silence is one of the most under-used teaching techniques. As Julia learns mathematics, I […]

Throwback Thursday- Teaching Technique: Sounds of Silence