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Professional and personal development are paramount to be the best version of you. Do you want to improve your well-being, decrease your level of burnout, or learn ways to connect with and inspire your students? Chances are you will find it here! Candace Alstad-Davies wants to help you gain success in your education career, and that means tackling all areas. These articles touch on a variety of subjects, all geared toward improving your professional and personal life. Discover how to improve and maintain your health, organize your classroom/office, inspire your students, and also stay informed about the latest news from A+ Teachers’ Interview Edge.

Candace Alstad-Davies wants to help you gain success in your education career, and that means tackling all areas. These articles touch on a variety of subjects, all geared toward improving your professional and personal life. Discover how to improve and maintain your health, organize your classroom/office, inspire your students, and also stay informed about the latest news from A+ Teachers’ Career Edge.

Personal Development Has Many Aspects

One of today’s most talked about themes in personal development is de-cluttering and eliminating toxic situations and relationships. Learn how to de-clutter your personal life, professional life, home, and classroom. By adding a sense of organization to your life, you can help reduce stress, increase happiness, discover new strengths, and motivate yourself to try new things. These personal development articles will help assist in becoming a happier and healthier you.

Are you looking to enhance your teaching techniques and boost student success rates? Working on yourself is a great way to start! By focusing on your strengths, and overcoming personal challenges, you will bring a refreshed and refocused attitude to the classroom. Students will notice this! If you become more enthusiastic and engaged, so will they. By discovering more about your own self, you can bring real world examples, a good sense of humor, and a renewed sense of commitment to the classroom.

Furthermore, it is important to encourage students to work on their own personal development. In order to succeed in school, work, and life, they must possess strong communication, interpersonal, critical thinking, teamwork, and organizational skills. This website will show you how to incorporate techniques and activities in the classroom that do just this.

5 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Education Career to Love Life

5 ways to rejuvenate your education career to love life

Are you still in love with your education career, or have you found it’s starting to take its toll on you? Unfortunately, if you are stuck in a job or a career path you dislike, or one that has lost its luster, you may discover a ripple effect in your personal life. Discontentment in the [...]

How to Recognize Job Dissatisfaction in Education

how to recognize job dissatisfaction

Job dissatisfaction is all too prevalent in today’s education working world – unfortunately. Learning how to recognize job dissatisfaction and taking the steps necessary to turn your career around is critical to happiness. Between managers who are not leaders, lack of progress or challenge, unpleasant co-workers, and job insecurity, it is easy to feel dissatisfied [...]

5 Healthy Ways to Become a Better Teaching Professional

5 healthy ways to become a better teaching professional

As a busy teaching professional, it is normal to neglect other areas of your life; however, when you do so, it upsets the balance of your life. Self-improvement is all about maintaining balance in our lives and striving to be a whole person. This is why it is so important to find time to dedicate [...]

Teachers Can Be Distracted And Will Hamper Success

Teachers can be distracted and will hamper success. A large problem with working in an office, classroom, staff room—perhaps even a home office— to conduct your lesson planning and mark assignments is that distractions can affect you daily. Distractions may cause you to miss deadlines, create lower quality work, or use up time you can’t [...]

A Teacher Must Have Passion to Enjoy Teaching

A teacher must have the passion to enjoy teaching and to find the career rewarding like a teacher cover letter needs to show personality to land job interviews. We see this principle used in school districts’ websites and promotional materials – they have a “mission statement”. Their mission statement says “this is what we are [...]

Want to discover how to get the law of attraction working for your favor?  Are you eager to have opportunities, relationships and momentum come easily to you? Are you looking to cease the struggling and finally get on the path to success? Let’s start first by defining what “attraction” is. Attraction is really just the [...]

Examining the Psychology of Goal Setting

The most successful people in the world are those who set goals and commit to achieving them. Before we examine the    goal-achievement challenge, it is important we understand the fundamental psychology of goal setting. That is to say, how it works. Psychological studies on the highest achieving men and women demonstrate that people with clear, [...]

Get Real Power!

What is the nature of power? How do we access power? When do we feel powerless? Is there a difference between real power and conventional power? Dwelling in these questions has in and of itself affected my life. When I ask these questions, I am filled with insights into my own internal and external motivations. [...]

Looking for a Teaching Job? Recharge Your Energy to Succeed.

Looking for a teaching job? Recharge your energy.

Looking for a teaching job and need to recharge your energy. Let’s face it: many people make a commitment on January 1st, but the  “new” year is not always a fresh beginning unless you prepare for it.  Too often it feels like nothing more than a new calendar in which to write down pages of [...]

The Journey Towards Your Life’s Purpose

When focusing on your life’s purpose, remember that it should reflect your entire life. It is your LIFE’s purpose after all. Try not to get too wrapped up in producing NOW. Every day you have the chance to create something new; that doesn’t mean you have to create everything today, however. If you are trying [...]