Teacher Salary

The following is a breakdown of the average teacher salaries in all 50 states. Salaries are taken from an NEA survey.

50 Great Education Quotes

While teaching can be one of the most rewarding professions, it can also be one of the toughest. We’ve put together this collection of reflections on teaching by some of humanity’s greatest minds and without a doubt some of these thinkers were difficult students.

The Pros and Cons of the Common Core Standards

Confused about the Common Core? Join the crowd. But armed with the objective information you need, you can assess the benefits of the Common Core to help you do what you do best: provide optimal educational experiences for the students who are counting on you.

Scholarships for Teachers

Being a teacher is tough enough, without the financial worry related to ongoing educational expenses. Fortunately, many organizations recognize this challenge by offering scholarships for teachers.

What is Emergency Teacher Certification?

Emergency teacher certification developed as an early attempt to address critical teacher shortages. It is a process whereby states grant temporary teaching certificates to individuals who do not meet the ordinary certification criteria.

TESOL Certification

TESOL, which stands for teachers of English to speakers of other languages, is a high-demand teaching field, with opportunities across the United States and throughout the globe.


Working in the field of Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) allows teachers to work with non-native English speakers, both in the United States and abroad.

Troops to Teachers

If you’re an active, honorably discharged or retired member of the military who’s considering a career in teaching, the Troops to Teachers program could help you reach your goal.