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    Disconnect to Reconnect: Seven Ways to Get Offl...

    With classrooms and boardrooms transitioned to virtual and remote, we all have one thing in common during the COVID-19 crisis: our screen time has increased significantly. According to Nielsen, the requirement to stay at home can lead to a nearly 60 percent increase in digital media consumption habits. The increase is staggering when you take […]

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    Eight Fun and Engaging Activities to Stay Busy ...

    Until COVID-19 is behind us, we know that we are all safer practicing social distancing by staying home. For teachers, this means time away from your friends, family, school, and students, which may begin to make you feel isolated as the weeks turn into months. If a student were experiencing a challenging life event and […]

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    Accomplish More by Saying Goodbye to Multitaski...

    You have eight tabs open in your computer browser. You’re on hold with your doctor’s office while participating in an ongoing text message exchange with your sister about weekend plans and you’re correcting your students’ latest homework assignment. You are a master multitasker, and it’s what helps you get so much done every day—but are […]

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    How to Achieve a Work-Life Balance: Five Tips f...

    You love your students, and you love your job. You can’t help but want to work on a new lesson plan at night when a creative idea inspires you, and you’re always willing to meet with a concerned parent. On the other hand, there are also the days when you carry home the stress of […]

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    Five Holiday Time Savers for Busy Teachers

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And, it’s also one of the busiest! With the holidays upon us, you might find you have less time than usual to get everything done. This season, we’re here to help! Follow these five tips and you’ll have more free time to spend with friends and family, […]

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    Summer Goals: Get Ahead, Learn More, Experience...

    Spring has finally sprung and the fresh, warm air promises that summer vacation will be here before you know it! As the school year winds down, you’ll probably be daydreaming about what you are going to do with your time off. After all, summer break is one of the major benefits of being a teacher. […]

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    The Many Benefits of Learning Online

    Teachers, if you’re considering taking an online class — the advantages are plentiful. Recent statistics show that nearly 6 million students are enrolled in online courses across the U.S.1 That’s approximately one out of four students enrolled in higher education! And there is no sign of online learning slowing down in the near future. The […]

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    The Great Balancing Act: The subtle art of bein...

    As a teacher, your day continues after the school bell rings and the children go home. Oftentimes, you are busy planning lessons, grading papers and organizing for the next day well into the evening. On top of that, add in family and other responsibilities, and it’s amazing that you fit it all in. You may […]

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