the Education Trust says poor-performing teacher-preparation programs shouldn't be able to offer financial aid to candidates.
September 2013 Archives
Nontenured teachers have a greater spread in ratings under the district's new system, even while teachers find value in observation feedback and the union criticizes the system's focus on test scores.
Federal education officials want to gather information on where teachers in alternative-certification programs are located.
A new study examines how teachers in selective alternative-route programs stack up against their peers.
Details haven't been made public yet, but a leaked document indicates teachers' raises will be higher than they've been in five years.
About 90 percent of teachers are succeeding in their jobs and 4 percent are ineffective, a report from the Louisiana Department of Education says.