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Do you know any inspiration educators? Do you remember any from your own school days? We’d love to know! Tweet us @enrichingedjobs. In the meantime, we hope you enjoy this week’s roundup, featuring a P.E. teacher who goes above and beyond, the head of Art and Design at an academy in Nottingham, and a lunch lady in Virginia Beach who is putting smiles on students’ faces in a unique way. We hope you enjoy this week’s...
A common thread for those who have taken up teaching as a career is an inspiring teacher in their past. Teachers who ignite a passion for learning have a contagious spirit that often makes their students want to take up the profession -- and this is highlighted in many of this week’s stories. If you’re an educator, is there a teacher who moved you to follow suit? Let us know on Twitter or Facebook @enrichingedjobs! In...
Are you an educator? If so, be assured that your hard work is worth it, you matter to your students! This week’s stories focus on teachers whose dedication is far-reaching, who work harder than perhaps they should have to, and who extend their efforts to help young people beyond classroom walls. And their students notice! We hope you enjoy reading about these amazing educators, and gain some inspiration yourself! And if there are any...
We've rounded up a few stories about inspiring educators this week, who demonstrate how much it means when teachers truly believe in their students. We hope they inspire you! And if there are any awesome educators in your life, let us know on Twitter @enrichingedjob. Enjoy!   Madeline Todd is a teacher who believes in teaching her students important life lessons. As an elementary school teacher for 11 years, Todd has tried to help...
Teachers truly do affect their students’ lives for years to come. In this week’s roundup of inspiring educators, we find teachers who view their students as family, who believe in their potential, and whose patience and encouragement spurred their students on to do amazing things. If you’re an educator, we hope these stories will give you a boost! And if you know of any inspiring educators in your own life, let us know....
Another week, another collection of stories about educators who are doing outstanding things in their field. Whether it's the school as a whole, or an individual teacher, it is uplifting to read about those who truly care about their students and are making a difference in their lives. We hope you enjoy this weeks' stories! Check back next week for even more. And if there are any educators in your life who you think deserve a shoutout,...
This week we’ve gathered a new collection of inspiring educators! Was there a teacher that made a big impact on your life? Inspired you to pursue your passions? Do you know an educator now who is doing great things? Let us know! Send us a DM on Twitter @enrichingedjobs. We hope you enjoy this week’s stories, from a skateboarding principal to a teacher who has started a unique, talented high school band. And check back in next...
This week, we have found many stories of teachers who are making an impact all over the world. Some of them work in special education or STEM, but what they all have in common is the belief that the well being and success of students is the top priority. But, you likely don’t have to look across the world to find an inspiring teacher. Is there a teacher at your school who inspires you? Let us know! In the meantime, we hope you enjoy the...
Remember the pre-first day of school jitters you had as a kid? Multiply that by 100. It’s no surprise that first-time school teachers are filled with anticipation, excitement, fear, and self-doubt. Teaching is not just a responsibility to provide students with a meaningful education, but it’s a chance to inspire and make a long-lasting impact on their lives. What are some challenges that many first-year teachers have faced? And...
Who has inspired you? This week, check out a few inspirational educators we’ve learned about, from a heart-wrenching personal tale of loss and success to an educator who is willing to try his hand at rapping to get students to learn. We hope these stories inspire you!   One Hamilton County School Director is getting students attention by using rap to teach. Dr. Larrie Reynolds, a former music teacher, wanted to find a way to...
All around the country, there are teachers who go above and beyond, inspiring their students, other educators, and those in the community. These are educators who are truly making a difference.  Below are just a few of our finds this week.    Rocky River Elementary School Art teacher Darrian Barnette is making her school a more beautiful place! At the school’s ‘Beautification Day’, before its opening,...
Developing curriculum takes hours, months, even years. One source estimates that it can take anywhere from 6 to 25 times the time spent teaching a course to develop its content. When the goal is to give students the best education possible, it’s no wonder so much work goes into making sure the curriculum will meet their needs. But there’s even more work involved. In addition to being involved in the curriculum development...