Pop Links is Teach For America’s twice-weekly roundup of education news and resources for teachers.
- Do you consider yourself to be an effective teacher? Over winter break, reflect on the 11 Habits of an Effective Teacher.
- Due to a troubling history of homophobia in school systems, many LGBT teachers feel a need to retreat to the proverbial closet for the hours of day they spend with students and colleagues. An alum writing for the Atlantic speaks to the challenges LGBT teachers face.
- This fall, law school enrollment reached a historic low. The New York Times explains why a once envied graduate program is seeing its applicant pool dry up.
- Get rid of your old Jeopardy PowerPoint, and create fun classroom review games for your students using FlipQuiz!
- TFANet Resource: Grammar