Behind the Scenes of NEA's Endorsement: Which Affiliates Backed Clinton?

Abstentions and state dissention cloud what otherwise seems like a straightforward push for Hillary Clinton.

New Harvard Network Will Tackle Teacher Quality's 'Non System'

A Harvard University network aims to improve the coherence of R&D about teaching and learning and its application.

TFA, NWP, Board Certification, and KIPP Among Winners of Federal Teacher Grant

A host of familiar names are among the winners of a more than $50 million competitive-grant program focusing on teacher professional development.

Study Probes Beginning Teachers' Career Paths

A new longitudinal study shows that mentoring seems connected to a longer career path. So why are teachers in higher-poverty schools less likely to get a mentor?

NEA Backs Hillary Clinton in Democratic Primary

The endorsement comes despite serious misgivings from some affiliates, who were hoping a slower endorsement process would give the union more time to extract more policy promises from Clinton.

NEA Panel Recommends Clinton Endorsement; Union's Board of Directors Is Next

The National Education Association moved a step closer to endorsing Hillary Clinton in the presidential primary—a move that could add fuel to her campaign to secure the White House.

NCTQ Unveils 'Consumer's Guide' to Colleges of Education

Never one to avoid controversy, the group has turned its grading of ed. schools into a searchable Web tool for aspiring teachers.

Scranton Teachers Strike After a Month Without a Contract

Negotiations broke down when the district wanted to wait until January to implement salary increases.

An NEA Clinton Endorsement Could Arrive By Week's End

The NEA is reportedly gearing up to endorse Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primaries.

So, Are Those Federal Performance-Pay Grants Having an Effect?

After two years, students participating in a random-assignment evaluation showed slightly better reading scores than their counterparts in control schools.

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