Bill Smithyman's students consider a "B" in his class a badge of honor, and that's the way Smithyman likes it. How does he want to be remembered? Tough but fun. Get to know Kansas's 2015-16 Milken Educator in this in-depth profile.
Figuring out how to get everything done while also being an effective teacher can be daunting. We’ve compiled some time-saving tips posted by other teachers to help you streamline your work so you can focus on the most important part of teaching — your students.
In the wake of the San Bernardino shootings, a child psychologist offers teachers important guidelines for talking about violence in the classroom.
Milken Educator Marisa Rivas (CA ‘09), principal of Ina Arbuckle Elementary School in Jurupa, describes how the recent terrorist attack in San Bernardino affected the staff and students at her school.
Milken Educators who served in the U.S. armed forces talk about how they use what they learned in the military in their classrooms.
For the second of a multi-part series, we asked Milken Educators to reflect on how winning the award has impacted their lives and careers.
Milken Educator Lindsey Parker (LA '14) discusses her experience encouraging new educators and the influence of TAP: The System for Teacher and Student Advancement in the classroom.