Tennessee may scrap its new rules tying value-added measures to recertification.
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February 04, 2014
December 19, 2013
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards announced this week that 4,117 teachers received certification from the group in 2013down 17 percent from the previous year and more than 50 percent from 2008.
November 20, 2013
Scores on Michigan's tougher teacher-licensing tests have fallen.
November 08, 2013
A panel has recommended a maximum cut score on a teacher-licensing exam many states plan to use. But will states adhere to it?
August 16, 2013
In 2015, Tennessee will implement a performance-based recertification system for teachers.
June 25, 2013
A report finds that "temporary" teachers in California work in a gray area in between the state's rules on credentialing, tenure, and induction.
March 08, 2013
California's standards board is poised to require teacher "interns" to receive more training on English-learners.
November 16, 2012
New Mexico's tiered teacher-licensing system, which grants large boosts in pay as teachers advance, doesn't appear to have much of a relationship to teachers' ability to improve their students' test scores.