If my friends and I wanted to talk to each other at school, we either passed notes or had to impatiently wait until lunch or recess.
Did you know the average salary for teachers in the US is $56,000/year according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics? While I trust the bureau’s information,
Spend a few years in the classroom, and you'll inevitably get better at addressing a group . You'll start to grade papers faster and faster. Your lesson plans will begin to sparkle with wit and charm.
Student absenteeism is obviously a factor in how well a child does in school. Turns out, teacher absenteeism is also a leading factor in student outcomes. Published studies reveal interesting findings about teachers who miss school. Some trends in teacher absenteeism are surprising, and not all are easily explained.
As many of our customers know, my favorite part of SchoolStatus is our reporting engine. I’m a big fan of manipulating and smashing data together to see cool correlations and timely trends.
Many of us are beach people, however that can mean two vastly different things. For some people that means fun, sun, and water, while for the rest of us it means shade and a good book.
I started to seriously run when my sister challenged me to run a marathon with her. I ran the marathon, she didn’t.
Once, while out for a jog, I found $5 on the side of the road and I am pretty sure I said “SWEET!” out loud.
You could say I work in education, but in reality I haven't been in a classroom in years.