A team of reporters dug into the complicated, messy, and ill-understood landscape of teacher license renewal.
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December 06, 2017
November 29, 2017
Teachers in large districts are generally getting 45 minutes or an hour of planning time per day, but few places are specifically setting aside time for collaboration with other teachers, according to a new analysis.
November 22, 2017
A recent Education Week report takes stock of how things are going with personalized learning, including what kinds of challenges teachers are facing.
November 01, 2017
The newly formed group, which plans to challenge the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation for market share, wants feedback from the public on its proposed standards and processes.
September 25, 2017
Since 2016, 11 states eased their regulations around teacher license reciprocity, according to a new analysis of regulations from all 50 states.
September 14, 2017
A Michigan State University professor has designed an app that helps teachers recognize their implicit biases using data collected from their own classrooms.
September 07, 2017
A new brief offers strategies for improving how administrators provide feedback on teachers' performance, including letting teachers lead their own debriefing sessions.
September 06, 2017
High-performing charter schools may soon be able to bypass typical certification requirements, a move charter operators say the dearth of qualified teachers makes necessary.
July 25, 2017
At an event in Washington, panelists agreed that increased funding for training would help boost the number of computer science teachers. But there was slightly less harmony on where the bulk of those dollars should come from.
July 18, 2017
The president of the National Council on Teacher Quality presented what she sarcastically called a "radical" solution for both improving the pipeline of new teachers and filling specific teacher shortages: "Fix student teaching."