A report suggests that the $2.5 billion program should focus more on continuous improvement than on scattershot activities.
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March 27, 2015
The federal watchdog agency concludes the Education Department isn't doing enough to answer that question.
March 23, 2015
The education secretary gave his own efforts to improve teacher preparation a "low grade" so far.
February 03, 2015
Your primer to the teacher-quality programs in the Obama administration's fiscal 2016 budget request.
January 30, 2015
The AFT really, really doesn't like the feds' proposals on teacher preparation, and it wants everyone to know about it.
January 27, 2015
The union says that removing the requirements for paraprofessionals in Title I schools could harm quality.
January 14, 2015
The American Federation of Teachers and the Center on American Progress say annual tests should be retained for reporting purposes, but scaled back for school-accountability purposes.
January 13, 2015
More than a third of TEACH grant recipients to date have defaulted on their commitments.
January 05, 2015
The higher education lobby claims the new rules are too expensive.
November 25, 2014
A first look at the U.S. Department of Education's proposed rules for rating teacher-preparation programs.