Six Things to Do Before School Starts

By Kate Humphrey It always seems that summer flies by way too quickly; it’s hard to believe that it’s nearly the end of August and school will be back in session soon. As a teacher, it can take some time … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Your Winter Break Job Search To Do List

We know that the weeks between Thanksgiving and Winter Break are busy times for teachers, especially this year as schools navigate between in-person and remote learning.  Hopefully, you find yourself with some well-deserved downtime during Winter Break and you can … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Hispanic Heritage Month: Tips for How to Teach Your Students about Hispanic Cultures

By: Kate Humphrey       Did you know that in 2019, 18% of the U.S. population identified as Hispanic? That is 60.6 million people! From former astronaut Ellen Ochoa to actor Desi Arnaz, to Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Hispanic … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

COVID-19 and The Hiring Season: Virtual Demo Lessons

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused uncertainty in everyone’s daily life, especially for our teachers and students.  However, the good news is that hiring is still moving forward at many schools, albeit, virtually.  We have been hearing from many of our … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

COVID-19 and Our Schools: Remote Learning

As the news about COVID-19 changes daily, our schools are put in a unique position about how to handle the uncertainty around absences, school closures, and remote learning.  The last week has been full of faculty meetings to discuss contingency … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Importance of Sharing with Students

    With the start of a new school year upon us, teachers are busily preparing their lesson plans for the first few days of school.  Both students and teachers are likely eager to share their summer adventures, so why … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Faculty meetings, staff icebreakers, and classroom prep, OH MY!

  As teachers head back to school for faculty meetings and classroom prep, the EA team wanted to help by providing some ideas to mix up the back to school routine. From faculty and staff icebreakers to tips on hitting … Continue reading

Posted in news & announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment