The New York City education department planned to pull hundreds from its "absent teacher reserve" pool to fill vacancies in schools, yet so far just 41 teachers have been placed.
Randi Weingarten, the president of one of the nation's largest teachers' unions, was arrested outside the U.S. Capitol in a demonstration in support of undocumented students and teachers.
A team of reporters dug into the complicated, messy, and ill-understood landscape of teacher license renewal.
Student teachers who report greater awareness of and comfort with issues of cultural diversity in the classroom are better at building more positive classroom environments that help every student succeed, according to a new study.
The version of the tax bill passed by the Republican-led Senate would double the amount teachers can deduct for classroom supplies.
Just one charter school in D.C. has formed a union, and teachers there say the administration isn't negotiating with them as is legally required.
Teachers in large districts are generally getting 45 minutes or an hour of planning time per day, but few places are specifically setting aside time for collaboration with other teachers, according to a new analysis.
Students whose teachers were trained in alternative teacher preparation programs such as Teach For America perform slightly better academically than students whose teachers had traditional teacher training, according to a recent meta-analysis.
A recent Education Week report takes stock of how things are going with personalized learning, including what kinds of challenges teachers are facing.
Teachers in Wisconsin are earning less money and exiting the profession at higher rates than they were before the state restricted unions' collective-bargaining rights, according to a study from a left-leaning think tank.