The American Federation of Teachers and its Indiana affiliate have filed public records requests in the Hoosier State for emails between Bennett and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's Foundation for Excellence in Education.
A leading provider of online tools and videos for conducting teacher observations received a boost from a major public-agency procurement cooperative.
The Walton Foundation re-ups its support for Teach For America.
An update on the Gates Foundation's grantmaking in the teacher world, from unions to the National Board.
The action comes on top of other major policy changes in the Tarheel state.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will provide $15 million to support new systems for supporting teachers on the job in three districts.
The precise scope of testing varies by district, but there's one common element: It's expensive and pervasive, says a new AFT report.
Teacher Beat previews and analyzes a speech and poll to be released today by the American Federation of Teachers.
House education committee Chairman John Kline has reversed course on mandatory teacher evaluations in an NCLB renewal bill to secure support for the measure.
Education advocacy groups are staking out positions on potential changes to how teachers are evaluated, during Congress' ongoing debate over reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.