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LIVE “Back-to-School Tips and Takeaways”: The First in Our Live Pop-Up PD Series

Experienced teachers know it: Get the first couple weeks right—with habits and routines—and you and your students will be in position for a year of success! Join this one-hour online session of camaraderie, energy, and a set of easy-to-implement takeaways that will make your first couple weeks feel sturdy, purposeful, and fun. Collaboration will continue on the TeachersConnect Community.

The one-hour gathering will include three 17-minute interactive sessions lead by three amazing facilitators. Each session is directly relevant to teachers in grades PK-12.

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What’s on TeachersConnect Today?!

Week of June 13th

Every week TeachersConnect is full of teachers asking great questions, sharing amazing resources, and discussing professional challenges. Learn about our teacher of the week and dig into a few of our popular recent posts!

Teacher of the Week: Laura Reid!


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May Teachers of the Month – Going Global

In May, we saw the TeachersConnect online community continue to grow, with participation from teachers in all 50 of the United States and more than 60 countries across the globe. Talk about getting diverse perspectives! Among of Teachers of the Month are international teachers like Tinie from Borneo and our long-time friends Volkan from Turkey and Tracy from Australia. In May, 22% of our participants were from outside the US. The top 15 counties after the US are Australia, Canada, Turkey, United Kingdom, South Africa, India, Nigeria, Jamaica, United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, Brunei, Ukraine, Spain, Philippines, and Malaysia. Welcome to the nearly 2,000 new teachers that have joined since May 1st! Thanks to everyone for your insights and professionalism!

Here they are, your Teachers of the Month for May! Click on the links below to join the discussions and follow these leaders.

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What’s on TeachersConnect Today?!

Week of May 31st

Every week TeachersConnect is full of teachers asking great questions, sharing amazing resources, and discussing professional challenges. Learn about our teacher of the week and dig into a few of our popular recent posts!

Teacher of the Week: Courtney Main!


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What’s on TeachersConnect Today?!

Week of May 24th

Every week TeachersConnect is full of teachers asking great questions, sharing amazing resources, and discussing professional challenges. Learn about our teacher of the week and dig into a few of our popular recent posts!

Teacher of the Week: Lydia D’Angelo!


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The Stories that Keep Us Going

Thank you so much to all of the teachers who submitted #TeacherHero stories as part of Teacher Appreciation Week.  We read stories of mentorship, perseverance, inspiration, flexibility, and unwavering belief. The stories truly showcased the many ways teachers impact the lives of their students and each other.

Here are a few of the wonderful stories, or, you can read them all by searching #TeacherHero on TeachersConnect.

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April Teachers of the Month

In April we saw many repeat contributors, including the return of Aaron. We also saw a cast of exciting new names and faces on this exclusive list: Gail, Rebecca, Teliyah, Chris, Mary, Caroline, Katrina, and Ayla. Welcome to the community, and thanks for your insights and professionalism!

Follow these amazing teachers on TeachersConnect! Click on the links below to join the discussions with these educators who are saying “Goodbye to Teaching as a Solo Activity.”

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Teacher Appreciation Week!

Every week TeachersConnect is full of teachers asking great questions, sharing amazing resources, and discussing professional challenges. This week we are excited to see entries into the #TeacherHero sweepstakes!

During Teacher Appreciation Week, we’re recognizing the extra-ordinary in teachers. Write a post on TeachersConnect about the impact of a  fellow educator to be entered to win $100! Include #TeacherHero in your post to identify it as part of the sweepstakes.
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