There's a teacher turnover rate of about 16 percent, and it's mostly because of teachers' dissatisfaction with their jobs, according to the Learning Policy Institute.
Classrooms were destroyed for many teachers in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Now, those teachers are trying to rebuild to create a safe and welcoming space for students.
As studies continue to prove the educational value of podcasts, educators across the country are using them to teach research skills, critical thinking, and storytelling. Here's how they do it.
The IBM Foundation has launched a website called Teacher Advisor with Watson, which uses artificial intelligence to find high-quality elementary math resources and lessons.
A Maryland school district is asking its new teachers to develop an "outward mindset" when conflicts arise in the classroom. It's part of a training approach developed by the Arbinger Institute to help improve the culture of organizations.
The Twilight Awards will honor teachers, parents, principals, and students who convey leadership, the popular Chicago musician announced.
More than one-third of teachers use memes, emojis, and GIFs to help teach a lesson, despite most teachers' concern about social media's effects on grammar, a survey finds.
After devastating flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey, one teacher started a Facebook group to connect and comfort student readers.
Bands that let students stretch their feet back and forth while sitting can reduce off-task behaviors, an independent study has found.
Teachers tend to be white, female, and have nearly a decade and a half of classroom experience, federal statistics show. See what else the data reveals about the teaching profession.
What is math for? How can teachers make it relevant for students? Education Week asked teachers to share their responses to these common questions.
What does a teacher's lunch break look like? Educators from across the country tweeted out their go-to meals and lunchtime duties.
Educational technology companies, like ClassDojo, have tapped teachers to give input on product designs.
How can teachers talk to their students about the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va.? These resources might help start the conversation.
This three-day retreat provides new teachers with professional development, self-care strategies, and a network of support.
A nationwide survey found that nearly 20 percent of teachers say they have no input in their school's professional learning decisions.
Five state teachers of the year traveled to Finland to learn about the country's new national curriculum and the Finns' ways of teaching and learning.