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Working Within a Multi-Generational Team

Posted by Saint Leo University | Continuing Education on Mar 28, 2016 11:30:00 AM

Other than when you’re with family, you likely spend a majority of your time with others in your same general age group. This only makes sense as you probably have similar types of interests and likes, largely from growing up in the same era and experiencing a lot of comparable things. Even if you come from different walks of life, you were both shaped by the same general local and world events, which means that you have a greater understanding of each other and what you may have been through when compared to people growing up in different times.

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Topics: Academic Success, Education

Virtual Film Fest: 5 Films All Future Educators Should Watch

Posted by Saint Leo University | Continuing Education on Jul 31, 2015 2:47:00 PM

Shaping children to become the best they can be is no easy task. As your teaching courses and internships come to an end, and you become closer to graduation, you start to wonder what it could be like out there with your future students.

As a motivational tool, we’ve gathered the to top 5 inspirational movies featuring brave and passionate teachers that truly make a difference in the lives of their pupils.

Check them out:

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Topics: Adult Learners, Education

Share Your Passion for Education with Adolescents!

Posted by Saint Leo University | Continuing Education on Apr 20, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Do you love the idea of teaching inquisitive, young, pre-teen and teenage minds the things they need to know to succeed in life? Are you passionate about English, math, science, or social sciences to the point where you would be more than happy spending your career sharing your enthusiasm and inspiring adolescents to be passionate as well? If so, then a Middle Grades Education degree may be exactly what you are looking for.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the expected growth in this field within the next 10 years is 12%, so there are going to be positions opening up. Furthermore, the median income for a Middle School Teacher is roughly $53,430 per year. High School Teachers come in just slightly higher at $55,050 annually.

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Topics: Education