School chiefs from more than a dozen states have compiled a new "playbook" on how to improve teacher preparation, which includes advice for states on reforming teacher licensure, evaluating programs, and using data to follow teacher education graduates.


A Michigan State University professor has designed an app that helps teachers recognize their implicit biases using data collected from their own classrooms.


New York will reduce the passing score on the edTPA teacher certification exam.


Teachers struggle to pump breast milk at work, but a new law in Illinois seeks to make pumping easier for another demographic of new moms in schools: students.


The American Federation of Teachers' survey also asked parents about the best way to improve teaching and what they most want from their public schools.


Speaking at the National Press Club on Friday, NEA president Lily Eskelsen Garcia repeatedly condemned the Trump administration for pushing policies that "hurt" children.


Among the many undocumented immigrants awaiting the fate of DACA, which President Trump has said he plans to cancel, are thousands of K-12 and postsecondary teachers.


A new brief offers strategies for improving how administrators provide feedback on teachers' performance, including letting teachers lead their own debriefing sessions.


High-performing charter schools may soon be able to bypass typical certification requirements, a move charter operators say the dearth of qualified teachers makes necessary.


An education professor has launched a no-cost apprenticeship program that she hopes will help combat special education teacher shortages.


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