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- Teaching Profession 9 FAQs on Tax Savings for TeachersHere's how to claim education expense deductions and one other possible break for teachers.Teaching Profession Meet the 5 Teachers Being Considered for National Teacher of the YearFrom P.E. to culturally responsive teaching, the finalists all find ways to connect to their students.Teaching Profession Scared, Anxious, Worried: States’ New Restrictions Have Teachers on EdgeEven math and science teachers say they're self-censoring and frightened about falling afoul of the policies.Teaching Profession Morning Rituals Educators Swear By to Start the Day RightFrom yoga and exercise to greeting each student by name, educators share their best tips for a great start to the school day.Teaching Profession The IRS Increased the Teacher Tax Deduction. Will It Help?Teachers use the deduction to offset the cost of classroom supplies.Teaching Profession Opinion Teachers Are Not Meant to Be MartyrsWhen teachers speak out, they are not waving at you. They are drowning in front of you.Teaching Profession Opinion You're an Educator With a Story to Tell? What to Do?The education novel is a well-trodden road. Strive to make it novel.Teaching Profession Opinion I Study Breastfeeding Behavior. Here’s Why Nursing Teachers Have It So ToughFederal law just guaranteed nursing teachers more accommodations. But it only solves part of the challenge.Teaching Profession In Their Own Words An Award-Winning Teacher in India Deplores the Lack of Respect for American TeachersFormer Fulbright Scholar Ranjitsinh Disale has called on American policymakers to pass a resolution declaring support for the teaching profession.Teaching Profession Teachers to Get Breastfeeding Accommodations Under New Law. It’s About Time, They SayTeachers have long said that finding the time and privacy to pump breast milk for their babies at school is challenging.Teaching Profession It Will Take More Than $60K Salaries to Improve Morale, Teachers SayA new congressional bill aims to raise the base salary for teachers to $60,000, but educators say that won't cut it.Teaching Profession Photos 2022's 10 Biggest Education Stories, in PhotosLook back at some major themes and milestones in 2022, a daunting year for those working in America's schools.Teaching Profession Educators Who Moonlight as Santa and Mrs. Claus Tell AllIt turns out that teachers and Santa have more than a few things in common.Teaching Profession How to Help Educators With Long COVID: Do's and Don'tsA substantial number of educators have COVID symptoms that won't go away. Here's what their peers can do to take care of them.Teaching Profession What Teachers Were Reading This Year: Top 10 StoriesTake a look back at some of the most important stories of the year for teachers.