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The Founding Fathers and Their Influence on Education

July 3, 2019

Some of the Founding Fathers who signed the Declaration of Independence were higher ed teachers or otherwise influential in education. Meet a few. ...

Topic: Teaching

Eric’s Epic Ed-venture: Tales from the Road Continue …

May 30, 2019

NAESP president Eric Cardwell gives us an update on the busy, fulfilling months since he completed his initial two-week roadtrip with us. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Go Hi-Tech to Protect Your Family and Home

May 21, 2019

Thanks to technology, you can make your home safer than ever before for you, your family and your possessions. You may even get a discount on your insurance. ...

Topic: Safety

Taking Initiative Can Take You Far

May 14, 2019

MTOY Laura Chang advises taking full advantage of what the school and district offers, but to be a continuous learner is even more important. ...

Topic: MTOY

Michigan Teacher of the Year Visits UAE

April 16, 2019

Michigan Teacher of the Year Laura Chang shares her vlog from a special STrEaM program in the United Arab Emirates. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Wisconsin Names 2019 Principals of the Year

April 12, 2019

The Wisconsin State Superintendent and AWSA Executive recognized Michele Trawicki, Ty Breitlow and Kathleen Westrichfor their excellence in school leadership. ...

Topic: Community

Michigan Names 10 2019 Regional Teachers of the Year

April 2, 2019

The Michigan Department of Education has announced the 10 new 2019 Michigan Regional Teachers of the Year. ...

Topic: MTOY

George Feeny: Ultimate Pop Culture Teacher 2019

March 29, 2019

"Boy Meets World" fans carried George Feeny (William Daniels) to the win in our first March Teacher Madness bracket. ...

Topic: Community, Teaching, Social Media

Instructional Coaches Play a Vital Role for Teachers

March 19, 2019

Effective instructional coaches for all teachers in Michigan are a crucial step to propel Michigan to meet the goal to be a Top 10 State in 10 years. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

The Power of ​Read-Alouds in Elementary & Secondary Classes

March 11, 2019

March is Reading Month, and Michigan Regional Teacher of the Year Gina Pepin talks about a powerful literary opportunity. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

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