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Showing up to the classroom with empathy

Focusing on the 4 L’s of empathy — listening, labeling, linking and letting go — can help education leaders build stronger connections, temper emotions and avoid focusing on conflicts

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Educator Trends going into the 2022 school year

We are getting half way through the first full school year since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, and some serious trends are happening across schools and districts

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Interested in being a substitute Teacher? Read about the new requirement changes in NJ

NJ recently changed substitute teaching requirements so that anyone with 30 or more credits can now sub. Those with less than 60 credits still have to be enrolled in school.

Chester School Disctrict in New Jersey is looking to hire …

Posted by Dawn LoMauro
Dawn LoMauro Operations Manager
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1,500 Decisions a Day (At Least!): How Teachers Cope With a Dizzying Array of Questions

Teachers make approximately 1,500 decisions per day, especially with all the new technologies teachers are expected to do and Covid related decisions.  How do they cope?  Read more here

Posted by Dawn LoMauro
Dawn LoMauro Operations Manager
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How To Be A Teacher

Most of us have a favorite teacher from our childhoods; maybe it was the teacher who taught you how to read or the one who taught you how to value diversity, or even the one who taught you how to …

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