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Learning Math Can Be Fun & Games

  In recent years, math instruction and curriculum has taken on a new, constructivist face. The teacher’s role in this model has shifted from the central possessor of knowledge to that of the facilitator of learning. Children from preschool through … Continue reading

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2019 Highlight: Dr. Joy DeGruy

While we’re excited for all that 2020 has in store for us, we’d be remiss if we didn’t share a final thought on one of our highlights of 2019. As is the case each year, 2019’s NAIS People of Color … Continue reading

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Your Job Search Over Winter Break

We know that the weeks between Thanksgiving and Winter Break feel hectic for everyone, and that goes double for teachers!  Hopefully, you find yourself with some well-deserved downtime during Winter Break, and in-between time with family and friends, you can … Continue reading

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Why Use Educator’s Ally?

One of the questions we get asked a lot is, “why should I use a placement agency like EA in my job search?”.  Read below to find out how EA’s approach to helping you find a great teaching job in … Continue reading

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Candidate Perspective: College Senior, Erika

Candidate Perspective: College Senior, Erika The start of the school year can have many college seniors wondering what they will do after they graduate (and how they’ll have time to get a job).  Don’t fret! EA is here to help. … Continue reading

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Happy National Read a Book Day!

Online Computer Library Center OCLC, the Online Computer Library Center, has shared a list of the Top 100 novels of all time found in libraries around the world. Buzzfeed put together a quiz to see how many of the top … Continue reading

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Back to School: Community Building Starts Day One

Relationships Matter More Than Rules Community building in the classroom starts on day one. Try these strategies to begin forging strong relationships. Learning doesn’t happen without relationships. In the classroom, rules matter, but as many of us have learned after … Continue reading

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ATTN Educators: 6 Non-Teaching Summer Reading Books

A book promises the chance to escape the noise and busyness of our daily lives. In its pages we are never alone, yet we are also shut off, shut off from the thousand decisions and distractions that attack us at any … Continue reading

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Wait! Do These 8 Things Before You Leave School for the Summer

Congratulations! You made it to the end of the school year. Whether you sailed across the finish line or limped over it, you should be proud of the work you accomplished with your students. Before you completely check out for … Continue reading

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#NAISac 2019 Highlights: Viola Davis and Presenting on Women Seeking Leadership

From listening, in awe, to Viola Davis share her hero’s journey with a room full of educators, to presenting with a group of powerhouse females on women in leadership in independent schools – to a packed audience, we might add – … Continue reading

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