School-based health clinics for teachers and their families can significantly lower a district's health care costs and slightly reduce teacher absenteeism, a new study finds.
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June 21, 2018
June 06, 2018
A new study finds that teachers who graduated from the UTeach preparation program in Texas outperform other STEM teachers across the state.
April 18, 2018
In two of the states that have experienced teacher unrest over the last couple of months, the growth of their student populations has outpaced the growth of teachers, according to an Education Week analysis.
April 06, 2018
The National Institute for Excellence in Teaching has launched an initiative to find scalable ways that schools can implement formal teacher leadership roles.
April 05, 2018
The majority of public school teachers with five or fewer years experience said they felt ready to lead their classrooms in the first year on the job, according to a new report.
March 29, 2018
Elementary students matched with the same teacher two years in a row show improvement in test scores, according to a new study, with the benefits being greatest for students of color.
March 22, 2018
A new analysis by an education think tank found that only certain financial incentives work to improve teacher diversity.
March 20, 2018
A recent study from the Ohio State University found that 20 percent of teachers who were physically or verbally victimized at school did not tell their administrators.
March 16, 2018
Most teachers do not want to be armed and don't think that guns in schools would help with safety, according to three polls released this week.
March 06, 2018
An "unintended consequence" of teacher-evaluation and teacher-tenure reform might be that fewer candidates are pursuing careers in teaching, researchers found.