All journalists need a backup plan. Could teaching be yours?
New York is the top-paying state for grade-level music teachers, paying an average of $52,862 per year (and up to $85,794 per year for teachers with their master's degree).
32 million Americans cannot read a book at an eighth-grade level, and 19 percent of adults cannot complete a job application due to a literacy proficiency. As America faces this literacy crisis, English teachers are invaluable.
The states with the highest average salary for guidance counselors are New Jersey, Alaska, California, New York, and Massachusetts—in that order.
Wondering what a classroom is like in a different country or continent? Check out our field guide to education culture in Latin America.
Among all existing professions, teaching is one of the most respected. Being a teacher can also be extremely demanding. No matter the age of their students, teachers must constantly develop their skills and adapt their pedagogy to meet everyone’s needs. And in our changing technological world, modern teachers must work harder than ever to keep up.
Do you need a master's to teach? Allow Noodle to help you with insights into pursuing the degree.
From greeting students to overseeing the budget, being an elementary school principal is a big responsibility. Are you ready for the challenge? Allow Noodle to guide the way.
Some of the best teachers start out working in other fields — from STEM, to business, to the arts. Do you want to leave your current job behind and start teaching as a second career? Noodle has the information you need to make this a reality.
Is your desire to lead pushing you to look for opportunities beyond the classroom? Apply for a Master's in Education Leadership and take the first step towards becoming a school administrator.
The City of San Francisco has [nearly one million residents](http://dof.ca.gov/Forecasting/Demographics/Estimates/E-1/), [56,000 of whom are K-12 students](http://www.sfusd.edu/en/assets/sfusd-staff/about-SFUSD/files/sfusd-facts-at-a-glance.pdf). This offers San Francisco teachers a major opportunity to make a difference in children’s lives.
Think back to your school days. Did you secretly enjoy the math homework that some of your classmates complained about so earnestly? Did you look forward to Algebra, and hang on every mention of numbers?
Considering a Master's in Education Administration? Allow Noodle to outline the salary you can expect with such a degree throughout the US.
Considering pursuing a Master's in Education in the sunny state of California? Allow Noodle to detail the process and best choices to get the ball rolling.
Being a teacher is one of life’s greatest callings. No matter what grade you choose to teach, you will be making an everlasting impression on your students. Additionally, you will become a memorable figure in their lives well past their time in your classroom. If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of students in the state of Massachusetts but don’t know where to begin, look no further! Here is everything you need to know to get your career as a Massachusetts teacher off to the best start.
If you think you’re ready to run the show, Noodle’s guide to become a principal in Massachusetts will tell you what you need to do to get there.
Pursuing a Master’s in Education is a big step. You’re going to spend a significant amount of time and money earning the degree, so it’s important that you be set up for success in your chosen field.
A Master’s in Education in Massachusetts is within reach, no matter what budget or schedule you’re working with.
When you look back at your time in school, how do you remember your school principal? Was the principal a stern leader whom all the kids feared, a friendly advisor who inspired student success, or, maybe, were they somewhere in the middle? No matter what role your principal played in your life, they must have left a big impression; now, it’s you turn to become a school principal.
Are you looking for a fast track teaching certification program, with the intention of getting into a classroom as quickly as possible? Noodle has insight into the fastest way to become a teacher.
Do you feel called into an educational leadership position? Allow Noodle to point out some quality training programs for principals.
If you want to make a difference in the state of California, there may be no better path than becoming a principal. Be a leader in California schools and have a long-lasting impact by following this advice from Noodle.
Middle school is a formative and sometimes challenging time for adolescents. Students are at a tender age, and at a time of transition. If you have a passion for inspiring young people and paving their way to college prep, Noodle has some insight for you.
From Pittsburgh to Scranton, the fifth-most populous state in the country has plenty of teaching career opportunities. Read on to learn about teaching in Pennsylvania, and learn what you need to do to start your teaching career.
When you think back to key figures who influenced your life as a child, chances are, there is an elementary school teacher on that list.
Many people enter the field of education because they want to make a difference and shape young minds, but it can be hard to afford a high level degree on a teacher’s salary. The good news? If you have a bachelor’s degree in education and you want to upgrade to a master’s, there are many scholarships available to help you mitigate the expense.
Are you overwhelmed with a pile of papers to grade or emotionally drained from counseling students all day? Being a teacher can be stressful and Noodle is here to help.
According to a 2012 study by The American Psychological Association, called [Stress in America], 75% of tweens and teens experience at least one symptom of stress regularly.
A few years ago I taught English while living in Israel. I taught all over the place: by placing a small ad inYad Shtayim (the Israeli version of craigslist), at the Wall Street Institute (an English-language school with classes round-the-clock) and volunteering once a week at a local elementary school.
Thinking of becoming a teacher in Illinois? Allow Noodle to layout the details you need to get the job you desire!
There were times in my first year of teaching when I felt like nothing I was doing worked. I felt like leaving the classroom and never coming back. I have since then learned several strategies to build a supportive class culture and manage students in ways that promote healthy relationships.
Deciding to pursue a teaching career gives you many options. Charter schools are a great choice for prospective educators looking for innovative teaching styles.
Are you hoping to further your career by earning a graduate degree? Choosing whether to pursue a master’s in teaching versus a master’s in education can be complicated. Let Noodle help guide you!
Have you been asking yourself whether you would make a good teacher? This a question that many parents, students, and principals wish more people would ask. With the current need for good quality teachers, there is a constant battle waged to encourage more people to go into the teaching profession.
Looking for scholorships to assist you in furthering your education? Allow Noodle to help you in your search process.
Interested in teaching in New Jersey? Allow Noodle to assist you in sorting through the details of following your career goals.
So you want to be a high school teacher? The job comes with a myraid of questions let Noodle give you the answers.
You want to be a teacher in California? Whether new to the field, changing subjects or changing states Noodle has the info you need to teach in the Golden State.
Getting your Master’s in Education Administration can seem daunting. Noodle shows you how your investment in the degree can make a big difference in your future.
So you've decided you want to teach. That means you'll need to become certified and pass state licensure exams. Because there's no national or standardized route to certification - each state operates independently - the path can be both confusing and time-consuming.
Considering a career in education administration? The process, depending on where you live, can be quite complicated! We help guide you in the education administration career process.
Looking for information on how to become a superintendent? Noodle offers free expert advice and information on the how, why and what it takes to become a superintendent.
Pursing a principal career comes with a particular set of hurdles, regulations, and standards. Noodle will help you understand how to reach the goal of becoming a principal.
Are you in the process of choosing a career in school administration? Do you know the right questions to ask? We help guide you to make an informed decision and select the right career in school administration for you.
There are many personal and professional benefits to pursuing a Masters in Education Leadership program. Perhaps you’re an aspiring educator who wants to make a lasting and positive difference in the lives of your students, or you want to help transform education in our nation’s schools.
If you are looking to pursue an online Masters in Education Administration there is a lot to consider. Take a look at the benefits and opportunities of obtaining an online Masters in Education Administration.
There was a time when trying to find a job as a teacher was tough going. With the great recession, school districts had to make deep cuts in their budgets to survive and teacher lay-offs were common. Finding a job was so difficult that sometimes the only way for a newly-minted teacher to find work was to volunteer as a substitute until there was a full-time opening.
A study published this year reveals that Arizona’s Senate Bill 1070 negatively affects how Mexican American students perform in school, during a period when ethnic studies programs — which enhance student engagement and achievement — are being variously challenged and embraced.
If you are reading this article, then you are using “assistive educational technology”. As technology expands and expands, new forms have been tested and implemented in education, which in many ways has been transformative for the way humans learn. We have E-books, online forums, video chat, microsoft office and myriad ways to connect, talk and inform.
Teaching is one of the most rewarding professions: getting to see your work effectively shape young minds, as students grasp new concepts and become purposeful, active members of society, is satisfying to say the least.
Most newly certified teachers dread subbing. You’ve heard the horror stories. If one thing is certain, it’s that everybody wants to get beyond subbing as quickly as possible and move on to a full-time teaching position.
This Supreme Court decision to desegregate schools 60 years ago is still an important discussion on the state of education today.
Educators working in inclusive classrooms sometimes make mistakes in their practice. Learn from Noodle Expert Lisa Friedman how parents and teachers can work together to avoid these stumbles.
Teaching is hard work. Getting your Master’s in Education while working full-time might be harder. It’s especially important you keep your eye on the prize: The rewards can be great. Not only will a Master’s in Education likely make you more valued as an educator, but your investment in the degree can dramatically increase your earning power and make a big difference in your financial security.
“I don’t know how you do it. I know I couldn’t.” This is one of the most common refrains uttered at parent-teacher conferences. Most people will tout the importance of teachers, but few will ever seriously consider becoming one. While the reasons for why you should consider teaching are many. Here are three compelling arguments for a career as a classroom instructor:
We’ll give you the key information to determine the right path for you and to address any additional questions or concerns you may have regarding advanced degrees, certification, starting salaries, earning potential, and alternative programs in the teacher realm.
Thinking about becoming a teacher? You’ve probably figured out that you’re going to need a teaching certificate from the state you’re interested in teaching in; and that usually means getting a master’s degree as well. The next question aspiring teachers typically ask themselves is: how am I going to pay for it?