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Student perspective: I knew this would be a good class
Alex KleinDecember 11, 2018

As a 7th grader, I’ve had lots of teachers. Some have known me well and others not so much. Some teachers make learning fun and others don’t. I recently talked to my friends about why Ms. Kaiser, my World Studies…

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National Board Certification: Be teachable, and let the “fun” begin
Kyle Bragg, NBCTDecember 10, 2018

Becoming a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) can seem like an insurmountable task. It is a process that pushed me out of my comfort zone as I began to write and reflect on my teaching practice.  I quickly learned I…

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My Journey to West Virginia State Teacher of the Year
Jada Reeves, NBCTDecember 5, 2018

I was broken down and defeated. I did not love teaching anymore.  I was doing the same thing over and over and was bored. I needed a change.  I even contemplated changing careers. Then, one day, I was assisting in…

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