Micah Smith

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Five alternative careers for teachers

Teacher Network,Career advice,Education,Australian education,US education,Schools,Teaching,Primary schools,Secondary schools,Work & careers,Teachers' workload,Work-life balance,Education,Guardian Careers<p>From working in a museum to corporate training, if you decide to leave teaching your skills …

Education

You Can Buy This Stupid Fast Nissan GT-R For The Price Of A Used SUV

When you buy a sports car for a price that’s many thousands of dollars less than when it was new, that’s called depreciation. However, when you buy a …

Teens using code words over text

- Today's teens are watching their language... Over text that is.<p>A 'kid-code' is being used to chat about sex, drugs, and alcohol on social media... …

When I failed to help Peter I knew I had to change my teaching

Peter made me realise I had to give the classroom back to my students and make school about them, not me<p>He was dragged into my classroom, clutched firmly by the arm as if he would try to escape. “I don’t know what you will do with him, but we have given up,” I was told. “He is done with school.” I …

Teaching

Five Habits That Hurt Teacher Motivation

Staying Centered<br>October 22, 2015 | Volume <b>11</b> | Issue <b>4</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Five Habits That Hurt Teacher Motivation<p>Roxanna Elden<p>Teachers know that …

Watch What Happens When a Black Hole Swallows a Star

It’s not clean, that’s for sure.<p>It's been about a year since <i>Interstellar</i>, but if you're still looking for black holes ripping things apart, NASA has you covered. The Goddard Space Flight Center published an artist's rendition of what happens when a star gets close enough to a black hole to get …

Black Holes

This much I know about…learning your times tables

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about learning your times tables.<b>I</b><b> feel a</b> …

3 Questions to Help You Become a More Effective Teacher

My mom, Karen Sollenberger, played a big role in my both becoming a teacher and being an artist. Lately we've been talking a lot about education, what needs to change, and how. We keep going back to the beginning. Teachers of all kinds, public, private, homeschool, need to remember why they're …

12 Signs You've Done Well in Life

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i>.<p><b>1. You feel proud of yourself.</b><p>Regardless of where you are in life, you feel proud of yourself for having achieved what you have and having done what you've done -- whether it's good or bad. Because life is not about going from one point to the …

Happiness

8 Characteristics of Connected Educators - Corwin Connect

When Tom Whitby and I set out to write <i>The Relevant Educator: How Connectedness Empowers Learning,</i> we wanted to provide a manual for any educator who …

Education Technology

Nissan unleashes the 433 PS Patrol NISMO - Auto Industry News

Marcus De Guzman / Nissan | October 09, 2015 11:31<p>Nissan kicks off NISMO launch in UAE with a sportier Patrol<p>Nissan's flagship SUV is now available …