But is it a solution in search of a problem?
As Louisiana tries to recruit more special education teachers, Arizona lawmakers consider a bill that would let any teacher instruct special education students.
In the midst of a housing crunch, Eagle County School District in Colo. is considering tiny home construction as a strategy to recruit and retain teachers.
Ohio teachers may be required to job-shadow at a local business in order to renew their licenses under a provision in Gov. John Kasich's budget proposal.
Sacramento State University's college of education is testing whether training in home visits for its math and science teacher candidates can spark student interest in STEM fields.
In an ironic twist, a bill to lower the weight placed on student test scores in teacher evaluations was beat back by teachers' unions.
The number of states that offer such incentives has largely been on the decline.
Teachers are spending their own money to provide students with basic needs, such as clothing, combs, deodorant, toothpaste and other hygiene items, and even food, according to a new survey.
A new study reveals the wide range of teacher salaries from state to state.
The best education schools will hold themselves accountable for producing top-quality candidates, even without regulations, said experts.