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Inspiring Teachers co-founder writes for Education

Inspiring Teachers and Education World have teamed up to provide support and great tips articles by teachers for teachers. Starting August 2005, Inspiring Teacher co-founder Emma McDonald will be writing a monthly article for Education World’s website.

The very first article has been posted at:

The article entitled, The First Day: Laying the Groundwork, is about preparing for the first hectic and nerve-racking day of school. Mrs. McDonald suggests that, “What you need is a vision of what you want your classroom to look like as a positive learning environment. Then you need to take that vision and use the first day of school to lay the groundwork for making it a reality.” Steps to do this are 1. Brainstorm Expectations 2. Lay the Groundwork. To learn about the specifics, visit the article at:

Emma McDonald has been educating children and adults for 14 years. Her strategies have been featured in Instructor and other educational magazines. She is also the co-author of the world renowned Survival Kit for New Teachers and Classrooms that Spark! She currently works with the Teacher Preparation and Certification program at the Region 10 Education Service Center in Texas, presents staff development sessions on a variety of topics, and supports new and veteran teachers at her Web site

Journalists: for interviews and review copies of books: 757-496-9355.


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