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March 24, 2014
March 19, 2014
To reduce the achievement gap, schools should pay attention to teacher retention, says new report.
March 14, 2014
The latest on implementation of the edTPA in New York.
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 02, 2014
The National Council on Teacher Quality fesses up to making some errors in last year's controversial teacher-prep review, but says that most of its ratings were accurate.
December 17, 2013
A variety of civil rights groups protest the U.S. Department of Education's lack of action on the distribution of effective teachers.
December 10, 2013
A new report from the National Council on Teacher Quality finds fault with how teacher colleges approach instruction on classroom management.
December 02, 2013
Washington state set a lower cutoff point for most teachers than did New York on a new teacher-licensing test.
November 20, 2013
Scores on Michigan's tougher teacher-licensing tests have fallen.
November 19, 2013
Two reports show that teacher-preparation programs are often lacking the data needed to improve the quality of their instruction.