A report published by the Brookings Institution found that even looking forward nearly 50 years, the teacher diversity gap will remain the same or worsen unless there are significant policy changes at every stage in the teacher pipeline.
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August 19, 2016
August 10, 2016
A quarter of New York City teachers swap jobs within their schools each year, and new research shows that can depress student learning.
July 15, 2016
The Empire State hopes to alleviate teacher shortages by making it easier for teachers licensed in other states to work in New York.
July 07, 2016
A Minnesota state court judge has had it with the state's Board of Teaching, an 11-member panel responsible for licensing teachers.
March 28, 2016
A teacher database is key to combating the state's looming teacher shortage, California Legislative Analyst's Office says.
March 16, 2016
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed the three bills aimed at raising teacher salaries and making it easier to recruit teachers into law on March 11.
March 15, 2016
New York looks to join other states in allowing DREAMers, undocumented immigrants brought here by their parents as children, to attain teaching licenses.
March 14, 2016
District could see benefits from hiring teachers who ace audition lessons and have strong academic backgrounds, a study concludes.
February 09, 2016
A handful of states are now relying on emergency permits or other nonstandard certificates to meet immediate hiring needs.
February 03, 2016
The proposals, championed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard, would base funding for schools on a target teacher salary and teacher-pupil ratio, rather than per-pupil spending.