Thanks to a scholarship program funded by the state's First Things First tobacco tax, twice as many early education teachers in Pima County, Ariz., hold college degrees now than did five years ago,
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December 09, 2014
November 26, 2014
A top personal finance group urges college students not to major in child studies.
November 10, 2014
But it's not yet clear whether the measure will hurt unions' negotiating power, or help it.
October 09, 2014
If you're a public school teacher in this country, chances are good that you're also a white woman. At the preschool level, the picture is slightly different.
October 02, 2014
"If we are going all the way across the world when we have qualified teachers right here in Arizona, we should be asking why they are leaving."
September 04, 2014
In the nation's closest and most expensive senatorial campaign, U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Thom Tillis, squared off on education issues in the first of three debates.
August 07, 2014
Enrollment increases in North Carolina districts will no longer automatically lead to more state aid under the state budget approved by lawmakers, and some education officials are denouncing the change.
July 31, 2014
Closing in on a budget deal, North Carolina will restructure its pay system and provide teachers with raises averaging 7 percent.
July 23, 2014
D.C. may be one of the best places for career teachers in search of high pay, a new report says, while South Dakota is unquestionably the worst.
May 29, 2014
Word spreads easily when we are against something. Negativity loves company. But public relations is a profession and it is not in our training. It is not a matter of defending our profession. Rather, it is a matter of being better at sharing what it is we do and inviting conversations with those who do not understand.