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Subfinder

This fully-automated employee absence management and substitute placement system has internet and telephone access. SubFinder can be integrated with human resource and payroll systems and promotes a paperless work environment. It includes access to employee and substitute profiles, records and reports.

Planboard

The Planboard app helps educators plan their lessons throughout the academic year by aligning with school and classroom schedules. Planboard can provide a synopsis of weekly and daily schedules. A variety of academic standards, like the Common Core, can also be integrated and tracked on Planboard.

International teachers fill district shortages

More districts are searching internationally to find candidates for difficult-to-fill math and science positions

Leadership lifts teachers

Job satisfaction jumps as more classroom educators coach—and lead—their colleagues

Do you need a residency program for your next group of teachers?

Residencies allow teachers to spend a full year in a school working with a veteran educator

Teaching teachers to teach

A new book uncovers what makes great teachers tick, and shows how others can learn the craft

"The Power of Teacher Leaders" and other reading picks for district leaders

Recommended reading includes books on data, Common Core and collaboration

Breaking the endless education reform cycle

In "The Teacher Wars," Dana Goldstein says many of the battles teachers fight today are nothing new

Teachers fortify their nest eggs

State funding for pensions fell in all but seven states between 2009 and 2012

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