Teachers across the state are outraged over a new rule that requires 15 hours of workforce-related professional development.
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February 26, 2019
More than half of aspiring elementary teachers fail the Praxis exam the first time, according to an analysis by the National Council on Teacher Quality.
December 18, 2018
The Federal Commission on School Safety, which was led by Betsy DeVos, recommends changes to teacher-certification requirements.
August 22, 2018
The removal of a requirement that teachers earn a master's degree by their 10th year in the profession has been criticized by educators and the state teachers' union.
August 17, 2018
Too often, the license-renewal process is a missed opportunity for professional growth, concludes a new report by the New America Foundation.
January 05, 2018
The state looks to military families to solve its growing teacher shortage.
December 22, 2017
Looking across the most-read pieces on the Teacher Beat blog this year, a theme emerges right away: money.
December 06, 2017
A team of reporters dug into the complicated, messy, and ill-understood landscape of teacher license renewal.
October 13, 2017
Charter schools in New York will soon be able to certify their own teachers--a measure the unions are hoping to fight in court.
September 27, 2017
A new program will offer prospective teachers in Arizona a year of free tuition for every year they commit to teaching in the state. But some say a pay raise would go further in filling classrooms.