Uncertainty over a salary proposal, a state supreme court decision on school funding, and a class-size referendum all propelled the walkout.
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May 20, 2015
April 13, 2015
A recent report suggested that districts could cut costs by increasing salaries for effective teachers who are willing to take on larger classes, but a review of that report says that the idea has significant flaws.
April 09, 2015
Do high PISA scores mask a serious threat to Estonia's education progress?
March 05, 2015
Seattle plans to introduce its universal public preschool program slowly, with 14 new classrooms due to open in the 2015-16 school year, ramping up to 100 in 2018-19.
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.
December 22, 2014
A new report says that many public school teachers could end up with severe gaps in their retirement savings if they aren't granted Social Security coverage by their states.
December 09, 2014
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,
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.