Chris Cerf, departing from the role of New Jersey chief, criticizes the state union's 'misinformation' on teacher evaluation.
Teach For America will pilot an extended teacher-preparation experience, and efforts to retain more of its corps members.
California lawmakers have, for a third time, introduced a measure to streamline teacher dismissal for malfeasance.
A national survey of some 20,000 teachers finds generally positive opinions about the common core.
Republicans have some big questions for the U.S. Department of Education's plans to begin a 50-state strategy to address the unequal distribution of top teachers.
Newark's Cami Anderson wants the Christie administration to waive the state's reverse-seniority layoff requirements.
Florida becomes the latest state to bow to a court's request that teacher value-added data be released to news outlets.
Like Portland, Ore., earlier this week, St. Paul, Minn. has reached a tentative deal with its teachers' union.
The NEA slams common-core implementation and makes recommendations for improving it.
Portland, Ore., appears to have averted a teachers' strike.