December 2012 Archives

Marc Tucker responds to the Council of Chief State School Officers' call to action on teacher quality and argues that, while the proposal is a step in the right direction, the chief state school officers need to take a more systematic view of creating a world-class teaching force.

A guest blog by Jal Mehta, Assistant Professor at Harvard Graduate School of Education, on how the AFT can build upon its bar exam proposal.

Marc Tucker takes a look at the AFT's report on improving teacher quality, explaining that more rigorous teacher licensure standards, coupled with improved teacher compensation and professional environments, could dramatically improve the teaching force.


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