Few teachers took the transfer bonuses, possibly because many didn't seem to know about them.
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November 14, 2014
November 10, 2014
By a razor-thin margin, Washington state voters approved a bill to lower class sizes and hire more school personnel.
October 23, 2014
A paper found that teachers were willing to trade only 20 cents or less of current compensation for each dollar of additional pension wealth.
September 12, 2014
In addition, about 8 percent of teachers reported leaving the profession in 2012-13.
June 24, 2014
A teacher-retention bonus helped keep top teachers in Tennessee's low-performing schools, a new study finds.
April 08, 2014
Teachers hired during the Great Recession seem to be staying longer.
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.