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5/10/2013 3:08 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 10:01 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 2:54 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
11/14/2012 12:17 pm

When Jamie Abitz and her husband were living in Hawaii and she had her first baby, she wasn't sure how she'd be able to focus on being a new mom and finish her teaching degree. Today, the Army wife and WGU Teachers College graduate has received a half-dozen unsolicited job offers from schools in the small Kentucky town where she now lives