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Soft Skills: The Future of Career Readiness

Resumes, suits, interview questions­—these are the things that most people think about when they hear “career preparation.” But what happens once you’re in the door and ready to work? How do you become a successful employee?     That’s where … Continue reading


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Beating the Odds with Roadtrip Nation

  Many educators spend their summer traveling, and Roadtrip Nation Education has also been enjoying the time away from the classroom. We went on the ultimate summer adventure to the White House—cue squeals and OMGs.   Roadtrip Nation student Jaylene, … Continue reading


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Preparing for the Passion Economy: Millennials Seek Meaning, Not Just Money

 By Richard Porras, AT&T and Jason Manion, Roadtrip Nation   The workplace as we know it is changing. The Millennial generation of Americans, currently ages 18 to 34, has now surpassed Generation X as the largest share of the nation’s … Continue reading


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5 Ways to Spend Your Winter Break

You walk in the door, drop the bag of grading you brought home, and set down your laptop on the table.  2 weeks to yourself. You’ve thought about this precious time for the past few months, and especially during the … Continue reading


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30 Reasons to Be Thankful You’re a Teacher

The blaring alarm at 6 AM, the papercuts from trying to quickly grade tests, struggling to find a balance between caring-too-much for your students and not-caring-enough about your own need for sleep. Teaching comes with a lot of baggage, and … Continue reading


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TEACH Roadtrip: Perspectives on Education

Our TEACH Roadtrip team is getting ready to hit the road in a few weeks! These road-trippers are all interested in pursuing paths in education, so we are collaborating with Participant Media’s TEACH Campaign to give them the opportunity to speak with … Continue reading


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Prep with Pinterest

Every educator, in one form or another, is a graphic designer, DIY crafter, and life-hacker all rolled into one. Educators were the maker movement before it was a movement. With limited budgets and a bundle of supplies, they can craft … Continue reading


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‘Tis the season…

…for commencement speeches! It’s that time of year when we sit on bleachers under the beating hot sun for an average of four hours watching processions of graduates. It’s also the time of year when actors, comedians, CEOs, and changemakers … Continue reading


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Roadtrip Nation Stops by Nogales High School in La Puente!

Last week we made a visit to Nogales High School in La Puente, CA to see how AVID teacher Jessica Polidano was bringing The Roadtrip Nation Experience to her students.      


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Cool Findings: STEM Articles We Like!

Hi, Guys!   Over the past few months, our team has spent quite a bit of time thinking about STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and how we can use our content to get students excited about these fields―and realize … Continue reading


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