Obama’s State of the Union and Education

Tuesday night, President Barack Obama delivered the annual State of the Union address. While the President discussed many topics, including the economy, immigration reform and health care, a considerable amount of his speech was dedicated to issues of education in the United States. He cited the under-performance of American students when compared to their international … Read moreObama’s State of the Union and Education

Resources for Researching Master of Education Programs Online

A Master of Education (M.Ed.) helps teachers advance their careers by ensuring that they are experts in their field, and positions them for greater benefits and promotions. The Master of Education application process is long but rewarding, and though there are many great programs out there, it is important to find the one that is right for … Read moreResources for Researching Master of Education Programs Online

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Do you know your state’s teacher certification requirements? How many of you have experienced or heard horror stories about people trying to navigate through your state’s Department of Education website trying to figure out the certification process (not to mention long phone conversations with the DOE that lead nowhere). It can be a tedious and … Read moreOur Guest Post on http://www.soyouwanttoteach.com

Pearson Launches Online Guides to Teacher Certification Tests

For prospective educators preparing for their teacher certification test, Pearson has launched a new series of online teaching certification guides called NES Prep. A total of 33 interactive guides are available to help candidates studying for the National Evaluation Series (NES) teacher certification tests. The NES teacher certification testing program is also administered by Pearson, … Read morePearson Launches Online Guides to Teacher Certification Tests

Presidential Candidates on Education: George Pataki and Lindsey Graham

With the 2016 Presidential Election less than one year away, we here at Certification Map want to help you find out about the issues that you care about the most. Over the coming weeks and months, we will walk through all of the remaining Presidential candidates’—on both sides of the aisle—views on education. Each week, … Read morePresidential Candidates on Education: George Pataki and Lindsey Graham