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Teaching Your Students About Thanksgiving

As teachers, we’re responsible for introducing new ideas to our students all the time. On top of providing information, society (like our students’ parents) gives us the added responsibility of preparing children for the real world by exposing them to culture, history, important day-to-day skills, and so much more in order to prepare them for […]

TCI Employee Profile: Bernard Mesa

  Meet Bernard Mesa, our Middleware Engineer! How has his role shifted over the years? Read on to find out.   Describe your role at TCI. My title at TCI is Middleware Engineer. My role is to keep TCI data communicating between our different systems. I work both in team collaborations and one-off tasks.   What is a […]

Follow Up: The New June 30th Updates Have Arrived!

  Thanks to your feedback, we’ve made some exciting changes to the TCI Teacher and Student Subscription for the new school year.   Watch the 2 minute Teacher Subscription Updates Video.   Teacher Subscription 1. Improved Control Over Your Table Of Contents.   You can now customize how much detail you want to see–whether you want […]

TCI Employee Profile: Mrudula Sarode

For this month’s TCI Employee profile, meet our wonderful QA Automation Engineer Mrudula Sarode! Learn what brought Mrudula to TCI and how her role has evolved by reading further.     Describe your role at TCI: I am a QA Automation  Engineer.  My role is to test features to keep our software bug free and […]

Teacher Highlight: Melody Greene

For June’s Teacher Highlight, we would like to introduce Melody Greene! A veteran teacher for thirteen years, she is also currently a TCI Implementation Specialist, helping schools bring learning to life!   What initially drew you to TCI? What about the program jumped out at you?   During my first year as a U.S. history […]

It’s That Time of Year Again: June 30th Reset

On June 30th of every year, TCI resets your Teacher and Student Subscriptions so you can start the new school year fresh!     Here’s what will happen: -Student accounts will be removed and their scores deleted. -The number of Student Subscriptions available to you for the new school year will be reset to reflect […]

TCI Employee Profile: Michael Hall

  This month for our TCI Employee Profile, we met with our one and only Junior Systems Administrator :Michael Hall! What does Michael’s role at TCI entail? Read on to find out!   What is your role here at TCI? I am a Junior Systems Administrator.  My primary responsibility is making sure all of the […]

Free TCI Lesson: Memorial Day

Why do we celebrate Memorial Day? In this activity, Teachers help students uncover how the holiday is celebrated, and research the conflicts in history that Americans commemorate on the last Monday of May each year. After gathering information, the class will then build a timeline of these events together, and consider the importance of this national […]

TCI Employee Profile: Ray Oto

    This month for our TCI Employee Profile, we sat down with our Product Support and Community Specialist: Ray Oto. How did he hear about TCI and what are the key responsibilities of his role here? Read more to find out!     What is your role here at TCI? My official title is […]

Cinco de Mayo Scavenger Hunt

Cinco de Mayo celebrates the Mexican army’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Today, many in the United States use this occasion to honor Mexican contributions to our country. For this activity, students are challenged to look for three examples of Mexican tradition and heritage within their own […]

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