Recently in Federal Policy Category

<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   >   >>  

January 13, 2014

Rep. Miller, Set to Retire, Had Key Hand in Federal Teacher-Quality Imprint

Rep. George Miller, who will retire at the end of his term, helped shape the congressional appetite for teacher-quality reforms.

November 13, 2013

Ed. Dept. to Walk Back Teacher-Distribution Requirements

Rolling back key NCLB waiver requirements may be an untimely move, given two studies recently released showing that disadvantaged students tend to get weaker instruction.

September 24, 2013

Group Urges Feds to Yank Aid From Poor-Performing Teacher-Prep Programs

the Education Trust says poor-performing teacher-preparation programs shouldn't be able to offer financial aid to candidates.

September 13, 2013

U.S. ED To Collect Data on Alternative-Certification Patterns

Federal education officials want to gather information on where teachers in alternative-certification programs are located.

August 29, 2013

Feds Eye Teacher 'Equitable Distribution' Through Waivers

Through its ESEA waivers, the U.S. Department of Education is renewing a focus on ensuring at-risk students have access to effective teachers.

August 26, 2013

Gist to Delay Teacher-Evaluation Component in Rhode Island

Rhode Island will seek to delay the test-based portion of its teacher-evaluation system.

August 02, 2013

Teacher-Observation Tools Get Easier For Districts to Purchase

A leading provider of online tools and videos for conducting teacher observations received a boost from a major public-agency procurement cooperative.

July 18, 2013

GOP Ed. Leader Reverses Course on Teacher Evaluation

House education committee Chairman John Kline has reversed course on mandatory teacher evaluations in an NCLB renewal bill to secure support for the measure.

July 18, 2013

Groups Oppose Teacher-Evaluation Amendments in ESEA Rewrite

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.

July 18, 2013

A Rundown of Teacher Provisions in the House ESEA Bill

A summary of the key teacher-related provisions in the House education committee's bill to revise the ESEA.

<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   >   >>  

Follow This Blog

Advertisement

Most Viewed on Education Week

Categories

Archives

Recent Comments