A bill approved in both houses of the California legislature would allow certified teachers six paid weeks of maternity leave.
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September 18, 2017
August 31, 2017
Emergency teaching certificates are on the rise in Oklahoma as qualified teachers flee to neighboring states that pay more. Can charity ease the burden of low pay and convince teachers to stay put?
August 29, 2017
More than two-thirds of superintendents in Oklahoma said the teacher shortage is worse there now than it was last year.
August 28, 2017
University of North Carolina in Charlotte has launched a high school for aspiring teachers on its campus.
August 18, 2017
Support from the principal is important for retention of all teachers—but for minority teachers working in schools with few other teachers that look like them, it's critical, a new study shows.
August 03, 2017
A new report points to Washington, D.C., as a place where evaluation reform has improved the teaching force.
July 27, 2017
Detroit and Nashville are among the cities working on giving teachers affordable housing options.
July 25, 2017
Clark County School District in Nevada recently hired more than 80 special education teachers from the Philippines.
July 19, 2017
New York City schools that still have open teaching positions this fall will be assigned educators from the city's "absent teacher reserve" pool, the education department there recently announced.
July 17, 2017
Head of the state's teachers union calls it a "gimmick."