Source4Teachers Education Blog

presspage2Welcome to Source4Teachers’ education blog! Check back frequently to keep yourself up-to-date with the latest industry trends and company news. Here’s what you can expect:

  • Instructional & classroom management tips
  • Company news & events
  • Community service initiatives
  • Awards & recognition
  • Relevant news articles & links
  • And so much more!

Tips4Subs

5 Things to Tell Your Students the First Week of School

With the 2016/17 school year rapidly approaching, we wanted to help you get off to the right start.

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Education News & Politics

Compare the Candidates - Education

In order for you to make an informed vote this election year, it's important to be conscious of the candidates' stances on the issues. We found a handy resource on educationweek.orgentitled Compare the Candidates: Where Do Clinton and Trump Stand on Education? 

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Different Reading Techniques and When to Use Them

An awareness of reading techniques is something that all teachers should have in their toolboxes. According to Karl McDonald in his article on howtolearn.com: Different Reading Techniques and How to Use Them, the four main techniques are skimming, scanning, intensive, and extensive. Click the link above to learn more about these techniques and when to direct your students to use them. 

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Education News & Politics

Quotes on Education from 2016 Presidential Candidates

No matter what your stance on politics, current and former presidential candidates have plenty of interesting things to say about education. Check out some memorable quotes on MSNBC.com.

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Tips4Subs

103 Tips from Substitute Teachers to Substitute Teachers

Who is better qualified to give tips to substitute teachers than those who are actively working substitute teachers? We found an awesome compilation of real tips from real subs on STEDI.org.

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Arriving to Assignments Early

Substitutes should arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the school day. Why? Because your demeanor when the students enter your classroom will set the tone for the rest of the day. If you are running late, unprepared, and frantic, the rest of your day will likely be unorganized and frantic. So, give yourself plenty of time to park, sign in, pick up materials, and go over lesson plans...

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Education News & Politics

Presidential Candidates on Education

The 2016 presidential election is on the horizon and the change in office will inevitably affect all of us in the education world. Education policy is always a widely debated topic, and no matter which side you’re on, it’s always smart to understand the candidates’ stances to be a well-informed voter.

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Tips4Subs

Summer Job Ideas for Teachers

We’re all looking forward to summer, sunshine, and sand – but on the downside, the need for substitutes quickly diminish as schools break for summer vacation.

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Start Out Subbing – An Article for Those Pursuing a Career in Teaching

Trying to be a teacher? Becoming a sub may be the best possible place to start. Between scheduling flexibility, gaining diverse experience, and having face-time with district decision makers, subbing greatly enhances your chance to be hired in a full-time capacity – and to feel confident in yourself when you start.

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