New York State United Teachers has sued the state over a requirement that teachers administering and scoring common-core-aligned tests not disclose the items.
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October 09, 2014
October 07, 2014
How will unions support teachers who refuse to give standardized tests?
October 06, 2014
Seeking to lower health-care costs, the School Reform Commission took the drastic step of cancelling the contract. The move will likely need court approval.
October 02, 2014
A study says New York's threshold for dismissing teachers is too high, allowing teachers to be returned to the classroom even after egregious problems with performance or professionalism.
September 29, 2014
New Mexico is the latest state to face legal action over its teacher-evaluation plan.
September 24, 2014
Providence teachers have rejected a tentative contract.
August 28, 2014
The statewide teachers' union is backing the second lawsuit in two months challenging the state's tax-credit scholarship program.
August 15, 2014
NYSUT opted not to endorse Cuomo or any other candidate for the 2014 governor's race.
July 31, 2014
Wisconsin's high court upheld a 2011 law severely curtailing public-employee bargaining and doing away with unions' ability to collect agency-shop fees.
July 30, 2014
The United Federation of Teachers released data that it claims show the state's due-process rules help teachers leave the profession in a timely fashion.