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6/24/2013 9:42 am

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you make your way through your online degree program. But we also want you to benefit from the wisdom of mentors not necessarily assigned to you, so occasionally, The Night Owl features advice from WGU mentors in colleges throughout the university.

Teachers College
5/10/2013 2:08 pm

The science department at Lima Central Catholic High School in Lima, Ohio, knows a lot about owls. Night Owls, in particular. After all, the school just hired its third teacher from WGU’s online Teachers College. The other two—one who just won the Toledo, Ohio, Diocese’s Golden Apple award for excellence in teaching, and the other who recently enrolled at WGU—are looking forward to welcoming her when she starts next year.

Teachers College
5/7/2013 9:01 am

This week, we join the rest of the country in celebrating our nation’s educators as part of Teacher Appreciation Week. Our online Teachers College produces highly qualified, outstanding educators, and we’re proud of the good WGU-trained teachers do for that most-precious resource, our children.

Teachers College
5/1/2013 1:54 pm

Anyone well into their career in teaching will tell you that if you are truly dedicated to giving students the best education possible, maintaining a proper work-life balance can be challenging. With so many papers to grade, homework to correct and students that need one-on-one attention after school, your work-life balance is liable to get off track now and again. To get back on the path of effectively managing the daily demands that come with a career in teaching, follow this advice:

Teachers College