Girl with a Lesson Plan: Tumblr, I need your HELP! →
Seen lots of posts on the #education tag on teachers who are up for jobs. Here are my thoughts on this one. 1. You might need to do some catch-up on phonics, but don’t undersell your experience with the older grades. Come up with some specific examples of reading instruction that have been successful and how you would use that experience to be a better teacher than someone who learned how...
You can always follow me on Tweeter.– Texas Gov. Rick Perry, botching the name of a social media platform while accepting an award for new media activism. (via officialssay) Hmmm
Female Military Leaders in Political Office
Watched John McCain talk about his thoughts on the Republican nominees’ positions on Afghanistan on This Week as part of my Sunday morning routine talk. He talked about how they came off as naïve (agreed), but I’m tired of having McCain trotted out as the only military expert in Congress. Lots of other people served. What can we do to get them some airtime? Better yet, what do you...
How to use Twitter [Infographic] →
Great Twitter tips for job seekers and budding entrepreneurs who are new to social media
Networking for rural teachers
I’m doing a workshop today for rural teachers in Indiana looking for their first job. I’m prepared but would like to include more tips for networking in rural areas. Does anyone have any suggested resources?
Los Angeles Schools Bad at Hiring →
What are they doing to recruit teaching talent? Just looked them up on Twitter, Facebook, and Google and apparently no web or social recruiting strategy. Call us, LAUSD!
FREE Teq Webinar: Prezi: Connecting Students,... →
Jun 14, 2011 join us for a discussion with Teq Chief learning Officer Joe Dixon on the uses of Prezi. Awesome! Love prezis in the classroom.
this is alisha: before I flip out... a reply. →
I saw this back and forth with Alisha and “this random dude” last night on Twitter and was super pissed off so I’m responding. I’ll admit the weather and a new client might be adding to my level of pissed off, but I’d still be annoyed. Here’s why: 1. After ten years of recruiting, and even studying recruiting at the doctorate level, I get annoyed when people...
Robert Reich: Why Washington Isn't Doing Squat... →
robertreich: The silence is deafening. While the rest of the nation is heading back toward a double dip, Washington continues to obsess about future budget deficits. Why? Republicans don’t want to do anything about jobs and wages. They’re so intent on unseating Obama they’d like the economy to remain in…
3rd Ward is hiring! →
tbexnyc: 3rd Ward is seeking a Membership Services Associate to join our team. This position works with our existing Associate to assist the Membership Director in bringing in new members and maintaining relationships with existing members. Awesome co-working space to work for and represent if you’re a Brooklynite.