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Bekka K. Feb 01, 2021 276 views

What are the major differences between elementary and middle school teachers?

My dream has always been to be an elementary school teacher, but I really like English as well. I am debating either an elementary school teacher or a middle school English teacher, and don't know which to choose. I really like working with kids, presenting/public speaking, etcetera. teacher...

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Madelyn B. Aug 03, 2018 278 views
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Grace H. Jun 27, 2018 446 views
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Christina S. Mar 06, 2018 372 views

How do I decide which grade to teach?

primary-education secondary-education I'm a senior, and have decided that I want to become an educator with a masters in teaching. I've worked with children from 5 to 70, and enjoy teaching them equally. That, in fact, is my dilemma. I don't know what, and who, I want to teach. I know it will...

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Ashley D. Jan 24, 2018 307 views

I want to be a high school math teacher and wondered if it is better to major in math or in secondary education with an endorsement in math.

I have my associates degree and have worked at a community college towards a math degree so that I can teach high school math. The school I am transferring to has suggested it would be best to switch my major to a secondary education major to get practice with teaching. The professors at...

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Mackenzie Z. Jan 14, 2018 466 views

What are the perks to being a language teacher? Art teacher? Social studies teacher?

I know I want to be a high school teacher,but I am just trying to figure out what to specialize in. I love art, but I also love french, and history and sociology are super interesting. art teaching language-teaching teach-history...


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Nathan G. May 27, 2016 688 views

What are some good teaching strategies for Secondary/High School students?

I am studying to be a math teacher, primarily for secondary school/High school, and want to know what some people have done to help teach difficult children and/or tips to make teaching easier. I am hoping to teach in China, but tips used in the States would be welcome as well. teacher...

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Perry A. Aug 04, 2016 970 views

How do the UK and US high school and college systems compare?

It is generally stated that the UK system is more disciplined while has more structure and the US system enforces more creative, personal, and "out of the box" thinking. However, is there any specific reason on system may be better than the other? college higher-education...


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Katlin M. May 28, 2016 1096 views

I know I want to become a Science Teacher, but what kind should I choose?

My dream is to become a Secondary Science Teacher, but I am unsure which area to focus on. I never enjoyed Anatomy as much because I have a hard time remembering all of those definitions and crazy names on a whim, and my passion has always been Physics, but I am unsure as to how well I will be...

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Katlin M. May 28, 2016 524 views

How does one go about gathering a Homeschool communtity for classes?

I am going to college this next semester for Education to become a Secondary Science teacher. I have been home-schooled for 8 of my 12 school years, giving me a deep appreciation for the option of homeschooling. During those years many classes were done in Home-school 'classes' with a teacher...

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Nathan G. May 27, 2016 535 views

What is education in China like?

I am going to be studying to be a math teacher, and I am thinking about teaching in China. I would like to teach in an international school, and I would like to know what education is like there....


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Marissa B. Oct 18, 2015 1284 views

Pros and Cons to Education

I am 19 and trying to decide on a major. I was hoping someone could give me pros and cons to whatever you have experience with? Or any advice you have on making this decision! I've narrowed it down to three. The first is Elementary Education, i am thinking if i choose this i would want to teach...

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Moises M. May 07, 2015 970 views

what is it like being a teacher?

i'm asking this because i love helping others and in the future i plan to become a teacher and influence the young to push forward with Math. teacher math students...


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Rachel C. Feb 25, 2015 1423 views

How do you figure out what grade level you should teach?

Hello, I am a sophomore in high school and plan to go into a teaching career. I keep flipping back and forth between wanting to be an elementary school teacher and a high school teacher. I love working with young children and helping them learn. However, I love history and high schools have...

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