LFA Executive Director Cheryl S. Williams reminds us that developing human capital in public schooling is an essential activity if our teachers are to be effective and our students successful.
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December 06, 2012
November 29, 2012
While America's educators are frustrated with attacks on public education, AASA Executive Director Dan Domenech points out that they are not without guilt, for failing to put forth a vision of what true reform should look like.
November 15, 2012
Kappan Editor-in-Chief Joan Richardson examines Finland's teacher education system, one of the key factors leading to the nation's success on international education assessments.
November 06, 2012
Learning Forward's Tracy Crow reminds us that advocating for effective professional learning is an essential responsibility of educators.
September 27, 2012
Learning Forward's Tracy Crow reminds us that when we ask educators to shift what they teach and how they teach, we must acknowledge that they'll need deep and sustained professional learning to build new knowledge and skills.
August 30, 2012
AACTE President and CEO Sharon Robinson urges the higher education community, k12 educators, policymakers and others to get the facts straight and move together beyond the persistent doubts about the efficacy of educator preparation.
August 28, 2012
Sarah Nicholas, recent high school graduate and National Student President of the Future Educators Association® (part of the PDK International Family of Associations), explains why she wants to go into teaching.
August 09, 2012
Learning Forward Executive Director Stephanie Hirsh writes about the importance of designing adult learning carefully and the role Twitter can play.
August 02, 2012
AFT's Marla Ucelli-Kashyup discusses solution-driven unionism and the new resource "Share My Lesson," which serves as a digital filing cabinet of lesson plans, student activities, teacher strategies, quizzes, handouts, videos and more, organized and searchable by topic, sub-topic, grade, and type of resource.
July 02, 2012
AASPA Board Member Richard Valenta argues that teacher engagement is a key - and often overlooked - factor in school improvement.