The federal watchdog agency concludes the Education Department isn't doing enough to answer that question.
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March 27, 2015
March 24, 2015
The program will focus on minority residents to improve diversity in the rural district's teaching staff.
March 23, 2015
The education secretary gave his own efforts to improve teacher preparation a "low grade" so far.
March 23, 2015
The U.S. Secretary of Education told members of the Council of Chief State School Officers that states could take the lead on issues like overtesting and early education.
March 20, 2015
"The Road to TEACH" follows the cross-country road trip of three 20-somethings who are considering careers in education despite discouragement from parents and peers.
March 17, 2015
Preparing globally competent teachers should include learning another language and here is why.
March 10, 2015
It is important to understand diversity at all levels - from student teachers who must gain additional experience working with diverse student populations via volunteer activities, to colleges and universities that need to make it a priority to place their student teachers in diverse settings, to school district administrators charged with staffing schools with diverse educators.
March 05, 2015
A resolution passed by the AACTE says members have concerns about the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation's standards, capacity, and governance.
February 23, 2015
Governors heard updates about the possible direction of federal education law, and stressed that they needed more certainty from Washington as they work to improve schools.
February 20, 2015
If the White House's call for universal preschool is going to be answered effectively, educating the early educator workforce is essential, says one university professor.