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Perspective on Global Citizenship from International Teacher
Chris Megaffin, NBCTSeptember 26, 2017

The 2016-17 school year had not been my best year of international teaching. After a difficult summer, I had returned to work stressed and this had an impact on how my year unfolded. So at 1:30 on June 10 there…

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Educators as Explorers – Developing a “Deeper, More Discerning Matrix of Understanding”
Jennifer Burgin, NBCTSeptember 22, 2017

“I’m about to say something that requires you to be mature. Can you handle it? I know you can.” “I saw a blue-footed booby!” I proclaimed. “It did a special dance to show off its blue feet to a potential…

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Podcast: What Board Certification Means to the Teaching Profession
Gina Wilson, NBCTSeptember 18, 2017

In this podcast, Michigan math teacher Gina Wilson shares why she loves teaching. “National Board Certification is a strong platform to help people see that teaching is a profession.” Download Episode

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