U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan shares his report from the 4th International Summit on the Teaching Profession.
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April 15, 2014
April 09, 2014
The theme of this year's International Summit on the Teaching Profession was "Excellence, Equity, and Inclusiveness" and addressed some high-priority questions for the participating countries including how can high-quality teachers be attracted to schools with the greatest needs? And what are the levers for improving equity in increasingly devolved education systems?
April 03, 2014
Shanghai approached teacher professional development by building on tradition and adapting what they saw as the best ideas from other countries, including England, Finland, and the United States. Learn more.
April 01, 2014
Illinois has rescinded a policy capping the number of times aspiring teachers can take a basic-skills test.
March 26, 2014
Many federal reporting requirements on teacher preparation aren't all that helpful, panelists agree at a Senate hearing.
March 24, 2014
A brief outlines new ideas for the federal policies governing teacher preparation.
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.
March 08, 2014
A new graduate-level teaching certification focuses on the knowledge and skills needed for the global innovation age.
March 04, 2014
Georgia will become the first southern state to join an initiative aimed at preparing educators to teach STEM subjects.