In some districts, there are more than 100 English-language learners for every dedicated ELL teacher.
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May 23, 2017
May 22, 2017
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee recently announced that he plans to use $44 million in city money to pay for the construction of up to 150 affordable rental units for teachers.
May 16, 2017
The legislation, which is like similar laws passed in Oklahoma and Utah last year, only applies to prospective educators with experience in fields "relevant" to the subject area they plan to teach.
May 05, 2017
The study found that even when black teachers were hired, they were usually placed in high-poverty schools with large numbers of nonwhite students.
May 03, 2017
The district currently requires teachers to get a master's degree or complete 45 credit hours before their eighth year teaching in the district.
May 02, 2017
Remote districts are hit especially hard by turnover costs.
April 28, 2017
The North Carolina Senate passed unanimously a bill that would allow college professors to work as adjunct instructors in K-12 classrooms without teaching licenses.
April 26, 2017
A new report homes in on strategies the authors say will increase the flow of teachers into areas where they're in shortest supply.
April 11, 2017
Teacher participation in a merit pay program led to the equivalent of four extra weeks of student learning, according to a new analysis of 44 studies of incentive-pay initiatives in the United States and abroad.
April 11, 2017
The states' effort to reduce class sizes might leave thousands of art, music, foreign language, and physical education teachers without a job.