Teacher Leadership

Teacher Appreciation Week 2014

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! From May 5th – May 9th, we take this time out to pay special attention to the teachers in our lives, and to highlight the pivotal role they play in student success – both personally and academically. Teachers have an impact on student achievement every day of the year, but Teacher […]

The Relationship Between Professional Development and Student Achievement

Looking for a way to strengthen your classroom management skills and improve your students’ academic achievement? By participating in teacher professional development programs, and attending education conferences, you can do both. Research proves that participating in professional development is the key to unlocking student success in the classroom. Connection to Student Learning Professional development for […]


2014 Education Conferences

Professional development for teachers is important in order to grow and improve as an educator. Conferences with focuses such as STEM or higher education are great opportunities for teachers to learn about the latest trends, network with other professionals and improve their craft. The following are 10 incredible development opportunities taking place all across the […]

Celebrities Who Got Their Start in the Classroom

Imagine this: you’re sitting in your high school classroom and your teacher is conspicuously absent. Whispers turn into shouts as you and your fellow classmates quickly realize that you will be having a substitute teacher, and the itch to misbehave begins to plague you. The handle on the classroom door turns — and in walks […]