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June 04, 2015
June 03, 2015
High-poverty districts tend to have more teachers-in-training than other districts, but overall there aren't that many such teachers, a federal report says.
June 01, 2015
Attention state agency officials: Monday is the final deadline to submit plans to the U.S. Department of Education that address the equitable distribution of teachers.
May 29, 2015
Teacher turnover rates have reached a 15-year high in Colorado, with rural districts leading the state.
May 28, 2015
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says he wants to make major changes to a federal program that subsidizes low-income families' Internet access.
May 21, 2015
In contrast to traditional "summer school" classes in July and August at Summit Public Schools inspire learning and growth for students and adults alike.
May 20, 2015
After losing its principal, a rural Maine school is transitioning to a teacher-led model.
May 19, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal on behalf of thousands of New Orleans teachers who were terminated after Hurricane Katrina.
May 18, 2015
The suit began as an effort to prevent mass firings after flooding from the 2005 storm shut down schools and thousands of employees lost their jobs.
May 18, 2015
In education, we often talk about how it's critical it is to teach our students the "Four C's": communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity. While I agree these are critical competencies our students should master, what we miss in this discussion is an emphasis on another very important C, global competency.