On the eve of her retirement from the New Teacher Center, Ellen Moir reflects on lessons learned in a decades-long career in teacher development.
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Denver is testing a strategy for preparing new teachers: having them serve for a year as "associate teachers" in highly rated, high-poverty schools.
May 14, 2018
Desmond Blackburn, the superintendent of the Brevard County, Fla., school district, will lead the nonprofit that's well known for its work mentoring incoming educators across the country.
February 13, 2018
This is the first time that the New Teacher Center is releasing its standards to the public, instead of just its partner districts.
October 16, 2017
After 20 years leading the New Teacher Center--a nonprofit well-known for its work mentoring incoming educators around the country--Ellen Moir has announced she will retire this summer.
July 18, 2017
The president of the National Council on Teacher Quality presented what she sarcastically called a "radical" solution for both improving the pipeline of new teachers and filling specific teacher shortages: "Fix student teaching."
July 13, 2017
The plan released by the U.S. House of Representatives differs from President Trump's proposal in many ways, except this glaring one: It would also eliminate Title II funds that go toward teacher professional development.
February 28, 2017
The two Upstate New York districts are venturing beyond the largely white region to tap a more diverse pool of educators.
November 16, 2016
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October 25, 2016
Denver is turning to taxpayers to take a teacher-mentoring program district-wide.