The UFT will seek legislation to curb mayoral control of schools.
California's standards board is poised to require teacher "interns" to receive more training on English-learners.
A judge struck down Louisiana's 2012 tenure- and pay-reform law.
A project investigates whether it's possible to define core competencies for novice teachers, and whether prep programs are teaching them.
A performance-bonus program in Charlotte, N.C., focusing on improving instructional practices appears to pay dividends.
Shorter-career teachers and those specializing in math and science were more likely to choose a defined-benefit pension, research shows.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants the state to impose an evaluation system on New York City if the district and union cannot agree on one.
Brief reactions to the annual Met-Life Teacher Survey.
A panel recommends new teacher-preparation accreditation standards that would up the ante on candidates and on the impact on K-12 student learning.
Wendy Kopp will step down as the CEO of Teach For America and assume the role of board chairwoman.