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With the new school year just around the corner, here are 12 inspiring and insightful education-related quotes to help spark motivation and enthusiasm as you head back to the classroom.

 

 

 

Teacher Magic Tricks

Brian Daniels is the man behind Teach by Magic, a website that provides videos and how-to steps for teachers who want to add some magical pizazz to their lessons.

 

Brian fills us in on his experience as a magician, how Teach by Magic helps teachers and what...

As every teacher knows, standing in front of the classroom can feel like an insane one-man-show (or one-woman-show) in which you're juggling far too many concerns and standards for your students. Don't fear, there is help out there!

 

School couselors are an...

Learning disabilities can create educational and social challenges to those who struggle with them.  Despite their learning obstacles, the following stars are living proof that students struggling with learning disabilities can achieve their dreams.

 

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Drawing from personal experience can shape who we are as people and who we are as teachers.

 

Brad Cohen is the award-winning teacher he is today because of his experience as a student with Tourette Syndrome. His inspirational story is captured in his book Front of the...

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