Only 17 percent of teachers tracked in a federal longitudinal study left the profession, far fewer than the often-cited 50 percent.
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May 01, 2015
January 08, 2015
In contrast to the conventional wisdom, an estimated 70 percent of teachers stay in the profession after five years, an analysis of federal data shows.
November 14, 2014
Few teachers took the transfer bonuses, possibly because many didn't seem to know about them.
October 23, 2014
A paper found that teachers were willing to trade only 20 cents or less of current compensation for each dollar of additional pension wealth.
September 12, 2014
In addition, about 8 percent of teachers reported leaving the profession in 2012-13.
June 24, 2014
A teacher-retention bonus helped keep top teachers in Tennessee's low-performing schools, a new study finds.
January 30, 2014
Model legislation from the AACTE would support tuition-fellowship programs for academically strong high school students to train to teach in high-needs schools.
January 22, 2014
A study controls for teachers' background characteristics to arrive at a better understanding of the differences between teachers' experiences in charters and traditional public schools in one Texas district.
April 05, 2013
A new ed. start-up seeks to match teachers with schools that share a similar mission or philosophy.
December 18, 2012
A Los Angeles-based firm has been ordered to pay some $4.5 million to hundreds of Filipino teachers it recruited to work in Louisiana schools.