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Northwest Professional Educators (NWPE) provides teacher liability insurance, legal services, and caring support without paying for controversial political agendas. Partnered with the Association of American Educators, NWPE advances teacher choice in Washington, Idaho, and Oregon by providing an inexpensive, nonpartisan teacher union alternative that saves teachers, paraprofessionals and principals hundreds of dollars per year. Let the fastest-growing nonunion teacher association in our region protect your career, your reputation, and your future. Join now for twice the liability insurance of the teachers union, guaranteed legal services, and classroom support benefiting academic professionals!



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Weekly News Round-Up for July 21st

posted by Melissa | July 21, 2017, 12:56 pm


Each week, NWPE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, NWPE finds the news our members really want to see. This week, we have school start dates, vouchers, early education, and more!

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5 Emerging Trends in 21st-Century Education

posted by Melissa | July 20, 2017, 10:49 am


This post was written by Scott Freiberger and was originally published on GettingSmart.com.


With the advent of new technologies being infused in school curricula, educators and school leaders are beginning to rethink all facets of data in the classroom. New, innovative methods of data collection are continually being developed, which offer new options for ongoing formative, culminating summative and alternative assessments. Yet what precisely do nouveau “research-based instructional strategies” entail? Although challenges in curriculum design may arise due to advanced technology integration, schools are nonetheless embracing the future. Here are five emerging trends for 21st-century classrooms.

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Hack Your Bulletin Board with These Tips & Tricks

posted by Melissa | July 18, 2017, 12:54 pm


The bulletin board is both the most useful and most daunting part of the classroom. The bulletin board can be a place where student work is highlighted, students are welcomed, and a key in classroom organization. Its blank canvas can also leave teachers in a panic and unsure how to fill the space. Then after the teacher knows what they’re going to do, setting up the bulletin board itself can be time consuming and exhausting, especially when they’re expected to change out the contents regularly.

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