Month: April 2020

BEG, STEAL AND BORROW: BUILDING AN HR ANALYTICS TEAM

Analytics is HR’s ticket to boardroom respect and business clout — by becoming data-driven, HR can provide the hard evidence and figures that chief executives and finance directors love. Analytics has become a driving force between both marketing and finance in recent years, so why should human resources be any […]

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How to Make the Most of Summer Vacation

It’s almost here – summer vacation! Summer vacation is the perfect time to recharge, evaluate and the past year, and prepare for the coming August. Today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle Cox, herself a seasoned educator, instructs us on how to make the most out of our summer vacations away from […]

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Use Classroom Management to Calm Your Students

Transition times – those chaotic times when students get back from gym class, for instance – are always tricky, even for the most seasoned educators. A class of 25 excited kids can be difficult to manage during these times. To that end, today on TeachHUB.com, seasoned educator Janelle Cox, who […]

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Sharing Favorite Sites for Teachers

As a new feature on the site, we’d like to let teachers share their favorite websites for school, whether it be for lesson plan ideas learning games amazing blogs grant and donations sites online ed tech software any site you just love and think other teachers would love A few […]

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5 Teaching Strategies to Help Boost Test Scores

The Common Core State Standards have brought about an increased urgency among educators (and among schools at large) to increase the test scores of their students. With this in mind, today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle Cox, herself a seasoned educator on the East Coast of the United States, takes a […]

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BEG, STEAL AND BORROW: BUILDING AN HR ANALYTICS TEAM

Analytics is HR\’s ticket to boardroom respect and business clout — by becoming data-driven, HR can provide the hard evidence and figures that chief executives and finance directors love. Analytics has become a driving force between both marketing and finance in recent years, so why should human resources be any […]

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Classroom Activities: Halloween Party Alternatives

It’s no secret that many schools have ceased Halloween celebrations, given many families’ religious beliefs that conflict with the annual end-of-October festivities. But there are still many ways that educators can acknowledge the crisp fall season without compromising a student’s beliefs. Here are a couple alternatives to traditional Halloween celebrations […]

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Assessment Without Tests

As teachers, we are often (not by choice) attached to the concept of assessment, either rightly or wrongly. But rather than firing up the scantron, did you know that there are alternate ways for assessments to be carried out? Today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Jordan Catapano, who is a seasoned high school […]

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Technology in the Classroom: 6 Substitute Lesson Plans

Substitute teachers generally face an uphill battle: Sub lesson plans sometimes might be unclear, the students are wound up (especially this time of year), and it’s tough to perform well in a new environment. Subbing for a technology teacher can be even more challenging. Subs might not be technologically proficient, […]

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Handy YouTube Tools for Teachers

Many districts are realizing the potential that YouTube learning can have in the classroom. There are lots of great videos and channels out there on 1000’s of topics. I have put together a list of some of my favorite tools to use with YouTube. Some are for the creation end, […]

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Ed Celeb Interview: NEA prez Dennis Van Roekel

How will you distinguish yourself from previous NEA presidents? NEA’s mission—great public schools for every student—is bigger than any one individual’s intentions. It’s more about the students our 3.2 million members serve. My goal is to continue the work of the Association in creating great public schools for all children. […]

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12 Fresh Teaching Strategies to Assess Learning

Back in the day, testing and assessment were as simple as multiple choice or true/false tests. A teacher’s classroom life and teaching strategies were simple: Just grade, record, and move on to the next chapter. But in subsequent years, it’s become much more difficult for educators. We now need to undertake assessment teaching […]

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First Day of School Activities Students Love

The first day of school will be here before you know it. Most teachers face the big day with enthusiasm, but they dread the inevitable challenge: what to do on the first day of school. Every teacher’s approach is different. Whatever your goal, here are a few things to try […]

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WHY THE FIRST 100 DAYS OF WORKFORCE ANALYTICS MATTER MOST

Presidents, chief executives and senior business leaders all understand the importance of the age-old 100-day benchmark: The first few months in a new position are critical for setting a vision, acting upon your strategy and convincing colleagues that you’re the best person for the job. While this rule has generally been […]

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Classroom Management Tips for Progress Reports

Among the most tedious and time-consuming tasks that teachers face a couple times a year are progress reports. These classroom management-tasking reports are designed to give parents a heads-up if their child is doing academically, points out potential red flags, and offer advice on possible improvements students and parents alike can […]

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Technology in the Classroom: Strategies to Help Stay Current

Assisting teachers who use technology in the classroom is one of the primary goals of TeachHUB.com. Whether it’s app reviews, lesson plans that extol the virtues of technology in the classroom or just think pieces getting educators to think outside the box with regards to using technology in the classroom, we’re all about getting them […]

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Top 12 Holiday Gifts from Students

As I learned on the blog last year, teacher gifts can be as surprising as a calm, quiet classroom the friday afternoon before a vacation. Some gifts you just could never see coming. Some of my best and worst “teacher gift stories” include: “I got half a bottle of Lady […]

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