Brian Childs is a writer and has worked online as a web editor for sites such as Asylum, ComicsAlliance and Moviefone. He studied history and Spanish at the University of Georgia and received a masters in journalism from New York University. Currently he oversees content at Certification Map. You can follow him on Google+.


Educational Summer Camps

If you’re looking for an experience to remember that combines adventure and intellect, check out these top five educational summer camps. Education at its best is an exciting process that lasts a lifetime — something that is often forgotten in the classroom. In many ways, summer is the time when kids have the opportunity to […]

G.I. Bill Options for Troops Wanting to Become Teachers

The Post-9/11 G.I. Bill is an effort by the Department of Veteran Affairs initiated on August 1, 2009 to provide financial support for education and housing to former military personnel. To be eligible for the G.I. Bill, you must have at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001 and have received an […]

Teacher Tax Credits

Tax credits allows teachers to take an above-the-line tax deduction of $250 for out-of-pocket expenses for classroom supplies.

Online Teacher Certification

Due to vast improvements in technology over the past decade, online teacher certification has become a viable alternative to traditional classroom programs. Online programs are especially attractive to mid-career professionals who want to enter the teaching profession after spending time working in another field. When combined with classroom teaching experience, obtaining teacher certification online enables […]

Books Written by Teachers

Buried deep within the hearts of many teachers is a burning desire to become a published author. For some, the dream becomes reality. Below is list of books written by teachers, a category that includes some of the greatest and most imaginative literary works of the past century. “The Lord of the Rings” by J.R.R. […]

How to Upload Your Videos on SchoolTube

SchoolTube is a video hosting site that bills itself as a secure community for sharing videos for K-12 students and teachers. SchoolTube is approved for use by a variety of educational institutions and schools across the country due to a high level of moderation, which ensures that all videos hosted on SchoolTube are appropriate for […]