Not even the state's own laws and regulations line up, the audit found.
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March 04, 2016
January 20, 2016
The audit requested by the state legislature found multiple problems with how the state teacher-standards board issues licenses and responds to complaints.
January 08, 2016
At least 12 states report issuing half or more of new certificates to out-of-state teachers.
January 04, 2016
A Minnesota panel must allow out-of-state teachers to earn licenses via a portfolio process.
November 10, 2015
Peggy Brookins, a former math teacher in Florida, will officially take charge of the NBPTS after serving as interim president and CEO.
November 02, 2015
A decorated Alabama teacher is resigning, rather than fulfilling a new set of certification requirements.
September 16, 2015
A study of nine districts finds that all of them have lost black teachers, some of them disproportionately.
August 18, 2015
The International Literacy Association finds that state standards and course requirements on literacy instruction vary considerably.
August 10, 2015
Black and Hispanic teacher-candidates have lower passing rates on the exam, but it measures important job-related skills, the judge ruled.
July 13, 2015
Any way you slice it, disadvantaged students get shortchanged on teacher quality, the study finds.