Districts in Louisiana are paying teachers to swap their classrooms for factory floors and office cubicles this summer.
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Matching some of the most generous policies in the country, Mississippi will offer $10,000 annual stipends to National Board Certified Teachers willing to take on some of the state's toughest assignments.
April 04, 2016
Could bite-sized teacher learning projects help improve the PD infrastructure?
April 01, 2016
After pledging to offer computer science courses in every school, Arkansas has rapidly trained hundreds of teachers to code.
March 23, 2016
On common-core implementation, 70 percent of district leaders said their district had made good or excellent progress toward Common Core implementation. But teachers say there's room for improvement.
February 23, 2016
Teacher collaboration on a specific skill area can boost a weaker teacher's performance, an experiment finds.
February 12, 2016
Teacher professional development and pay are tenets of a proposed $1 billion federal program, but Congress hasn't funded earlier iterations.
February 10, 2016
Among other things, the independent "master educator" observations will be eliminated.
February 01, 2016
Teachers reported getting professional development on common-core topics, but not always focused on the areas they needed the most help on.
October 28, 2015
Phillips' next move is unclear, but it's likely to be somewhere in the K-12 education world.