A task force is recommending that the state lowers the score required on the controversial national edTPA exam.
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Lawmakers expect the bill will help school administrators in hard-to-staff rural districts.
January 10, 2017
To give districts more flexibility in the face of teacher shortages, New York's education department is proposing to modify its regulations on teacher certifications.
November 03, 2016
California also reported that their teaching candidates were becoming more diverse.
August 30, 2016
Concerned about teacher shortages, state licensure boards across the country are making it easier to get certified to teach.
July 15, 2016
The Empire State hopes to alleviate teacher shortages by making it easier for teachers licensed in other states to work in New York.
July 07, 2016
A Minnesota state court judge has had it with the state's Board of Teaching, an 11-member panel responsible for licensing teachers.
May 31, 2016
The proposal would set up a process for participating states to accept one another's licenses.
April 20, 2016
Just as it did recently with teacher evaluations tied to student achievement tests, New York is posed to walk back its efforts to heighten the requirements for entrance into the teaching profession.
March 15, 2016
New York looks to join other states in allowing DREAMers, undocumented immigrants brought here by their parents as children, to attain teaching licenses.