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An Honest Look at the Cons of Becoming a Teacher

What are the downsides of being a teacher? There are aspects of teaching people don't full understand until it's too late. Here is an honest look at the cons of becoming a teacher that individuals should consider before choosing education as a profession.


Tips for New Teachers

So, you've always wanted to become a teacher, and finally it's here! Being a new teacher reminds me of the feeling I had when I brought my first baby home from the hospital. Of course I had read everything I could about babies, had decorated the nursery, and had dreamed...


Creating a Culture of Kindness in Your Classroom

Creating a Culture of Kindness in Your Classroom. The best way to promote kindness and caring behaviors in our classrooms is to model them. When we show our students what it LOOKS like and SOUNDS like to be kind, there is a far greater chance they will repeat those modeled behaviors. It is so important to remember that children watch their teachers all the time and listen to everything they say (especially when it’s not in a lecture).


Growth Mindset Coupons / Badges

Growth Mindset Coupons/BadgesI use these badges with my students to praise them when they display a growth mindset. I give each student a page of the badges and I have them observe their classmates. Then I have designated badge times where Ill give the opportunity for them to give out badges (if you let them give them out whenever they want it becomes a distraction).


If you're considering becoming a teacher, you'll need to have a high score on the Praxis I exam. These free Praxis I exam practice questions will prepare you for the actual Praxis I exam. #praxis #teaching


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How to Become a Millionaire on a Teacher’s Salary

How to Become a Millionaire on a Teacher’s Salary... it's actually possible! High school teacher Andrew Hallam hit this milestone by age 40 and wrote Millionaire Teacher to share his wealth-building secrets!