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10 Skills Modern Teachers Need

Whether teaching second-graders or high school sophomores, educators today require specific skills and temperament to face the unique set of circumstances in the modern classroom.. In many schools across the U.S., teachers are having class-sizes expanded significantly to cope with budget cuts. Some teachers are seeing class sizes increase by five or more students each year. Class size increases have been as high as 40 students per classroom and are often linked to a more difficult learning environment for students.

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Which Learning Style Works For You?

It wouldn’t come as a shock for most teachers to hear that the way students learn things differs from child to child. Some may absorb more from a hands-on experiment while others only need to see a diagram. These divergent ways of understanding a concept are called learning styles, and they’re both useful in the classroom and controversial. Learn more about what defines a learning style, which one fits you best, and how to use them in teaching. What are

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5 Biggest Barriers to Education Technology

It’s hard to imagine going hours without using any sort of common technology in the course of our daily lives, but that’s exactly what happens in many classrooms across America. While education technology has grown as a field over the past few years, many schools and classrooms struggle with adopting new technology. Teachers and administrators face a multitude of hurdles and a general lack of support for education technology initiatives. For example, 71% of teachers in a 2015 survey said

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Calling All Educators: What Do You Care About?

Calling on all teachers, administrators, and education specialists! We want to hear from you! To ensure we’re producing content that interests our readers, we’d love to know what you want to read more about in the education space. What hot topics in the field of learning and technology are you itching to dive into? Perhaps you’re interested in subjects like Classroom Technology, EduTech News, Online Learning, or Online Student Safety. Or does another topic pique your interest? Please share your

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