Basing teachers' pay on merit might give a small boost to students' reading achievement—if teachers understand how it works.
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October 23, 2014
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October 07, 2014
If you are trying to improve math and reading for English-language learners, look for great teachers overall, not just ELL teachers.
September 10, 2014
New research surveys are planned to keep track of teachers' and principals' reactions to major education policies over time.
June 10, 2014
A new study finds that NCLB has had a limited influence on teachers' perceptions of their jobs.
March 10, 2014
Novice teachers with persistence or "grit" are more likely to be effective and less likely to quit midyear, according to a new study.
March 07, 2014
Kindergartners whose teachers were trained by the i3-granted-funded Children's Literacy Initiative scored higher on early literacy assessments.
February 28, 2014
A pair of studies on teacher job searches find that teachers' perceptions of neighborhood and district locations guide their decisions during job searches.
November 25, 2013
Video and other materials from the Gates-funded Measures of Effective Teaching study will be opened to researchers for additional studies next year.