In addition, about 8 percent of teachers reported leaving the profession in 2012-13.
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April 08, 2014
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March 14, 2014
The education secretary outlines an initiative to promote teacher leadership.
January 30, 2014
Model legislation from the AACTE would support tuition-fellowship programs for academically strong high school students to train to teach in high-needs schools.
January 22, 2014
A study controls for teachers' background characteristics to arrive at a better understanding of the differences between teachers' experiences in charters and traditional public schools in one Texas district.
August 29, 2013
Through its ESEA waivers, the U.S. Department of Education is renewing a focus on ensuring at-risk students have access to effective teachers.
July 05, 2013
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A Los Angeles-based firm has been ordered to pay some $4.5 million to hundreds of Filipino teachers it recruited to work in Louisiana schools.