Tag Archives : Teachers

How Much Do People #LoveTeaching? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Last Month, educators from around the world collaborated on a campaign to share what they love about teaching during the week of Valentine’s Day. The results are in and the impact on social media shows the project was a tremendous success. Over the past few years, education has had its share of challenges to overcome. From […]

Teachers Are Connecting, Leading and Learning From the Classroom

This week is Valentine’s Day, a time to celebrate love. In the spirit of Cupid, teachers across the nation are sending social media “arrows” at the education profession through the #LoveTeaching Week campaign. Chats, PLNs, and sharing media of projects all help teachers to become connected educators. Using Twitter, teachers can easily connect and chat with other teachers around the world, all in real time. […]

Have a Great Reason Why You #LoveTeaching? It’s Time to Share It!

“Teachers are the molders of dreams.” ~Guy Doud During Valentine’s Day week, 2/8/15 – 2/14/15, share your love for teaching with a blog post, tweet, picture or video and unite with the hashtag #LoveTeaching. Teaching is a noble profession, and arguably the one that gives rise to all careers. A great teacher can change the life […]

On Teaching Students & Teachers

This post comes courtesy of WDET Radio’s Detroit Today Gary Abud, had an interesting path to becoming a teacher. He says that it started with an eye disease that required a cornea transplant at a young age, which led him to being interested in science and wanting to be a physician. It was only after […]

CCSSO Announces Four Finalists for 2015 National Teacher of the Year Award

Wednesday, January 14, 2015, four Finalists were announced by the CCSSO for the Nation’s Top Teaching Honor from AL, HI, IN and TX. The announcement about the four National Teacher of the Year Finalists came in Washington, D.C. According to the CCSSO press release: They have faced blindness, a world of domestic violence and early […]

Share Why #MichiganIsAuto For a Chance to Win $500 For Your Classroom

Disclosure: I was selected for this sponsored post by HayThereSocialMedia.com but all opinions expressed here are my own.   It’s North American International Auto Show time here in Metro Detroit, and the #NAIAS means two things: cold January weather and a celebration of Detroit’s legendary auto industry. But this year, it might mean something else […]

#michED: The PureMichigan of Education

It was a cool morning in Lansing during October of 2012. Lining the halls of the Capitol Building, like a science fair, were displays for the AT&T/MACUL Student Technology Showcase. Children from all over the state, some as young as five, were demonstrating how they use technology as a tool while learning everything from music […]