A sea of red-clad teachers took to the streets around North Carolina's legislative building in Raleigh to fight for higher pay and more school funding. See photos from the event.

Thousands of teachers will head to the state capital on Wednesday to call for a nearly $10,000 raise over four years and an increase to per-pupil spending.

Desmond Blackburn, the superintendent of the Brevard County, Fla., school district, will lead the nonprofit that's well known for its work mentoring incoming educators across the country.

States using student test scores to rank teacher-prep programs should find a better way, according to new analysis.

The number of teacher-candidates for governorships and roles in state legislatures is growing by the day. Ed Week wants to know more about these candidates.

The final version of the bill reduces the cost-of-living raises and increases employee contributions to their retirement, among other changes.

In determining salaries, states should go beyond counting years of teaching and degrees earned, and consider factors such as performance and non-teaching work experience, argues the National Council on Teacher Quality.

Weeks after the widespread teacher protests in Colorado, Pueblo teachers went on strike for higher pay and better benefits.

The 11,000-member local union in Las Vegas, Nev., Clark County Education Association, broke ties with its state and national union last week.

Thousands of North Carolina teachers will take leave on May 16 to protest at the state capitol, forcing some school districts to close.

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