The Teacher Advocate

Teacher Advocate Blog List
By Brian Williams and Kristen Wawer Implementing a thematic unit is an effective way to integrate standards, content, and culture into instruction. ...
By Marla A. Sole According to Carol Dweck (2008), there are two types of mindsets: a fixed mindset and a growth mindset. A fixed mindset is the ...
By Samantha Smith Thermostats set the temperature, do they not? If you want your house to be cool, wouldn’t you set the thermostat to a ...

Coping With Stress as a Teacher

By John W. Krupp Although the teaching profession can change the world for the better, it often comes with a great deal of stress. Struggling ...
By Shanda Salvant Theriot Do you remember how old you were when you received your first smartphone or personal electronic device to access ...
By Kyle Miller Family engagement is a topic that continues to gain attention in school districts, with a recognition that families are vital ...
By Julia Wilkins Whether or not you have taken a course in how to build relationships and communicate with parents, you might find yourself ...
By Christopher J. Jackson Congratulations! You’ve made it to your first year as a teacher and your first classroom, your new “home away from ...
By Micki M. Caskey and Karen Weller Swanson Being completely present means much more in the last 2 years due to COVID-19. After the difficulty of ...