Being a part of a fraternity or sorority is a formative experience for many college students seeking community and support to navigate their careers and lives. The nine historically African-American Greek organizations of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (“NPHC”) – collectively referred to as the “Divine Nine” – have been fostering a mission of service, philanthropy, and academic excellence with men and women of color for nearly 90 years.
As Teacher Appreciation Week 2019 comes to an end, it’s important to remember that teacher appreciation is not just for one week a year! The service of teachers should be celebrated year-round. In addition, it shouldn’t just be students, families and administrators showing appreciation. Teachers themselves should play an active role in self-celebration. In fact, one of the most important ways that teachers can keep up the motivation to perform their jobs is by developing a practice to appreciate themselves.
Teaching is an incredibly rewarding career, which can also be incredibly exhausting, especially for new teachers. Between grading, lesson preparation, and building and maintaining relationships with students, the role of educator can easily consume teachers’ lives outside of school hours. Leading into the end of the school year, in particular, teachers can often notice pressure and stress building up in themselves and their colleagues.
With summer on the horizon, now is a perfect time to dive into a new job for the start of the 2019-20 school year. We have rounded up openings at our partner schools involved with the Diverse Teachers for Diverse Schools (DTDS) grant initiative, a program meant to foster and encourage alternate route pathways for teachers of color and minority backgrounds.
For those interested in becoming an educator, there are several ways to offset the costs of completing teacher preparation courses.
See the top seven ways you can capitalize on both your teaching skills and spare time to earn extra money.
Read on to learn more about our partner schools and how to stand out in the job application and interview process to increase your odds of getting hired as a teacher.
An up-to-date roundup of available teaching opportunities, helping to connect our alumni and candidates with their dream jobs.
From loan forgiveness and discounts on cars to reduced rates for home ownership, here are some key benefits and opportunities available exclusively to teachers.
Follow these steps to start the process of becoming a licensed teacher through Alternate Route’s flexible and fast-track teacher preparation pathway.