Researchers at University of Wisconsin-Madison are developing a video game that will guide K-12 teachers through the hazards of unconscious attitudes and assumptions that affect the way they see their students.
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June 14, 2017
June 13, 2017
With Title II money on the chopping block under President Trump's desired budget, national education groups are coming together to make a case for why teachers and administrators need those professional development funds.
June 08, 2017
New Mexico and Tennessee have strong plans to identify weak teachers and make sure they're not disproportionately serving poor and minority students, according to the National Council on Teacher Quality.
May 23, 2017
The proposed budget from the Trump administration eliminates the Title II grant program, which pays for professional development and class-size reduction efforts.
May 23, 2017
In some districts, there are more than 100 English-language learners for every dedicated ELL teacher.
May 12, 2017
The Double Check professional development program aims to help teachers build classroom environments where students feel acknowledged and understood.
May 03, 2017
A new report from the Institute of Education Sciences provides a snapshot of the types of PD teachers were doing in the 2011-2012 school year.
March 19, 2017
Last month, Ohio Governor John Kasich suggested that teachers be required to job shadow at a local business in order to renew their licenses. Now two House Democrats are saying he should have to do some job shadowing of his own—inside Ohio public school classrooms.
March 16, 2017
President Donald Trump's proposed budget, released today, calls for the elimination of programs that provide districts with funding for teacher training and improving teacher prep programs.
February 27, 2017
School schedules leave teachers little room for collaboration and reflection, according to a new report.