A charter school that pays teachers more and offers weekly professional development posted big gains after four years, despite a rocky start, according to new research.
A paper found that teachers were willing to trade only 20 cents or less of current compensation for each dollar of additional pension wealth.
The regulations are supposed to put teeth in federal teacher-preparation accountability requirements, but have been pushed back again and again.
In what may have broader implications, Newark jumped the gun in seeking the dismissal of the teacher under a new teacher-evaluation law, an arbitrator decided.
The state's supreme court reversed a lower-court ruling, allowing a 2012 revamping tenure and pay rules to stand.
Hawaii's union opposes a constitutional amendment to allow public funds to support the expansion of pre-K programs in private schools.
A study finds that teachers that were effective with all students also helped English-language-learners advance academically, regardless of whether they held bilingual certification.
The union's president, Karen Lewis, is recovering from an unspecified illness.
New York State United Teachers has sued the state over a requirement that teachers administering and scoring common-core-aligned tests not disclose the items.
How will unions support teachers who refuse to give standardized tests?