Phoenix Forward - Education

Check out coverage of the most recent events in educational news while looking toward the future of both K–12 and higher education.

Prerequisites

6 ways a prerequisite course can help you succeed

If you’re wondering why you need to take a course in general education before ...

Student teaching

How to get the most out of student teaching

Before you earn your education degree — and become certified to teach — you must ...

How has modern education changed teaching?

When you think of K–12 teaching, if you visualize a teacher standing in front ...

Environmental education

How U.S. schools are providing green education

When you think about going green, you might visualize recycling, planting an ...

Special education teacher

What it takes to become a special education teacher

Working in special education requires more than a bachelor’s degree and state ...

Writing cursive

Is learning cursive writing still necessary?

If you ask kids why a cursive “Q” looks like a “2,” or where exactly you start ...

STEM fields

Why consider a career in a STEM field?

You may have heard the term “STEM” in the news and in conversations about job ...

Social media in the classroom

How teachers can use social media in the classroom

If you’re a teacher, you’re likely always looking for ways to get your students ...

Associate degree

What can an associate degree do for you?

Earning a college degree doesn’t have to take four years. You can finish an ...

Why get a doctorate?

Why get a doctorate?

Think earning a doctorate means becoming a college professor? “This is a common ...

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