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June 02, 2015

Study: Student-Teaching Placements Could Be Teacher-Equity Lever

High-quality teacher candidates seem more likely to take jobs in low-performing districts if they do their student teaching there, a study finds.

May 28, 2015

Want to Increase Parents' Involvement in Schooling? Send a Quick Message Home.

Sending regular messages home with details on what students need help on can boost parent engagement and student learning, a study finds.

May 22, 2015

Houston Leaders Propose Slashing Bonus-Pay Program for Teachers

Houston may redirect funding from its $14 million merit-pay program into regular salary increases.

May 14, 2015

Are the NCTQ's Preparation Standards Linked to Better Teaching?

For the most part, there was no consistent relationship between the standards and better teaching.

March 10, 2015

Students May Benefit From Teachers Who Are the Same Race, Study Finds

Black and low-performing students seemed to gain most from having a teacher of the same race, it concludes.

March 04, 2015

Study: Teach For America's Scale-Up Didn't Harm Quality

Teachers hired during the first two years of an expansion of the program were as good as their peers, and in grades pre-K-2 they helped their students learn more in reading, a study finds.

February 27, 2015

Study: Novices Often Teach the Youngest, Neediest Students in Their Schools

A new study finds that novice math teachers in a large urban district are more likely to teach the youngest and neediest students in their schools.

February 25, 2015

Better Teaching, Higher Salaries, and Lower Costs? Analysis Says It's Possible

Giving the best teachers a few more students could theoretically boost teaching without breaking the bank. But there could be many challenges to doing so in reality.

December 08, 2014

Higher Academic Standing Seen Among Recent New York Teacher Hires

New York is drawing more of its teachers from the top-third of scorers on the SAT exam, and fewer from the bottom third of the pool.

November 10, 2014

Class-Size Reduction Measure in Washington State Squeaks Through

By a razor-thin margin, Washington state voters approved a bill to lower class sizes and hire more school personnel.

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