We had an interesting stay at The Black Sheep Inn. The Black Sheep Inn is an experimental eco lodge that has ongoing projects that include; composting toilets, organic gardens, community education and development, conservation, renewable energy, reforestation with native species, and building with both natural and local materials such as straw, adobe and clay tiles.
STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) is all the buzz in education. And for good reason – parents and teachers want their kids to be prepared for our STEM-filled world. We need scientists to find cures to diseases. We need computer developers to program the next “big thing”. We need pilots to fly airplanes… and …
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
This just gives a small insight into ALL of the things teachers are expected to do in front of around 37 students on a daily basis. Not to mention the fact that the teacher needs to display enthusiasm for the content, establish a safe and efficient classroom environment, and build genuine relationships with students while also managing their behavior. Before criticizing a teacher, really try to put yourself in his or her shoes. It's an amazing job that I love, but it sure isn't an easy one.