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Here's how avoiding perfectionism can help you be a more productive, healthy, and happy teacher.

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There is no set curriculum for how to teach happiness, but with no shortage of student stress—the need is undeniable.

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Living with a teacher can be overwhelming. Once you accept these truths, you'll be better equipped to share your space with the educator in your life.

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If you develop a solid morning routine before school, you'll be energized to teach for the day.

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Kids vaping is a dangerous health issue with long-term impact. Here's how parents and teachers can deal with the e-cigarette epidemic.

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Halloween at school can sometimes get out of hand—especially if the kindergarteners are visited by a rude gorilla!

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Here are five ways to reframe negative thoughts as a teacher in order to stay happy and healthy.

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Teacher fitness can be achieved by infusing a little exercise and other healthy habits into your school day.

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What happened when dogs began visiting this teacher's classroom window? Read about the power of dogs to build relationships in school.

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Feeling anxious about school? Here are some strategies to help you manage teacher anxiety.

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Listening to parents articulate the student skills they want their children to have can be very valuable for teachers. Here are five skills I focus on.

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Some argue that homework should become a thing of the past. Others think it's an important tool for learning. So, should students have homework?

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Most teachers are kept busy by just their day-to-day teaching duties, and the extra roles of teachers outside the classroom can make things overwhelming.

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Figuring out how to achieve work-life balance as a teacher is a huge challenge, but it's essential to avoiding burnout. Here are some tips on how to do it.

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Which career-boosting summer activities are worth your time? Some veteran teachers share their best experiences.

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With the help of Stephen Marche's "The Unmade Bed," this teacher learned why it's important to combat stereotypes and gender roles in education.

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You lost your old job and will be teaching at a new school in the fall. How can you leave gracefully while setting yourself up with a great new job?

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It can be stressful dealing with difficult parents as a teacher. But there are plenty of methods you can use to ease the tension and find a solution.

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Check out these tips on how to prepare for a field trip to ensure every adventure is a success.

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When it comes to struggling students, you should become familiar with your school's academic policies that could offer assistance for classroom success.

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What happens when you combine exercise and the brain? Learn about the science that shows how fitness can improve students' ability to learn.

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Share the value of community service projects with your students by introducing these ideas and concepts into your classroom.

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If you've been feeling burned out lately, these four strategies for boosting teacher motivation will help you keep going.

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Links to a collection of news stories, activities, tools, and charities to help schools impacted by Harvey.

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Here are a few career paths teachers can discuss with students who may want to pursue non-academic goals after high school graduation.

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It can be hard to concentrate as the year winds down. Here are tips to keep your students engaged at the end of the school year.

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The 10-week summer break is the perfect time for teachers to relax, reflect on the past year, and come up with new strategies for the upcoming year.

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A first-generation graduate may have to overcome enormous adversity to succeed. Here's William's story.

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Plagiarism and cheating in the classroom have always been difficult for teachers, but these incidents are also the perfect teachable moments.

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Office hours have allowed me to build meaningful relationships with my students, and it has helped me in ways unexpected.