AFT will no longer take money from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for its Innovation Fund, the union says.


Here's a new wrinkle on teacher evaluations: Should they consider parents' contributions to student achievement, too?


Chris Cerf, departing from the role of New Jersey chief, criticizes the state union's 'misinformation' on teacher evaluation.


Teach For America will pilot an extended teacher-preparation experience, and efforts to retain more of its corps members.


California lawmakers have, for a third time, introduced a measure to streamline teacher dismissal for malfeasance.


A national survey of some 20,000 teachers finds generally positive opinions about the common core.


Republicans have some big questions for the U.S. Department of Education's plans to begin a 50-state strategy to address the unequal distribution of top teachers.


Newark's Cami Anderson wants the Christie administration to waive the state's reverse-seniority layoff requirements.


Florida becomes the latest state to bow to a court's request that teacher value-added data be released to news outlets.


Like Portland, Ore., earlier this week, St. Paul, Minn. has reached a tentative deal with its teachers' union.


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