An extended-day public school in Queens, N.Y., is experimenting with a four-day week this year—but only for teachers.


Salaam Reads, a Simon & Schuster imprint, will introduce children of all religious backgrounds to literature that shows Muslim life in a positive way.


To help hone their skills and improve their classroom practice, a growing number of teachers are getting help from virtual-coaching services, according to a story in the Hechinger Report this week.


Lee published Mockingbird in 1960, and it quickly became a high school staple among English teachers.


Parsing through studies of 54 interventions at the primary school level, researchers from the University of Groningen, in the Netherlands, examined four different methods for improving classroom management.


Ten teachers have been announced as finalists for the 2016 Global Teacher Prize, a $1 million annual award offered by the Varkey Foundation.


The Common Core State Standards have fostered many instructional changes in American classrooms, but new research offers little advice about what strategies improve how that instruction is delivered.


Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib and late night host Seth Meyers reflected this week on career advice from former teachers.


Teachers and other educators discussed what districts should focus on in teacher recruitment, and how they should get teachers to stay, in a recent online Twitter chat.


A couple of the more interesting Black History Month resources created this year aren't explicitly packaged for classroom use, but contain a lot of potential lesson ideas.


The TV show "Teachers" debuted on TV Land in mid-January. What do actual, real-live teachers think of it? We're inviting some to liveblog their experience.


Escalante, the Bolivian native and former U.S. high school math teacher, died of cancer in 2010.


A new special report on teacher recruitment could give teachers helpful knowledge on the educator job market.


Both of McAuliffe's children are now teachers as well.


The hit Kickstarter project is working to make good on its promise to teachers.


Teacher collaboration is often prized, but not universally loved.


New Jersey 11-year-old Marley Dias is trying to collect 1,000 books that feature protagonists who are black girls.


Even teachers too sometimes hope for a snow day; 3rd grade teacher Mary Morris is one of them.


A new pair of studies finds that countries outside the United States have made great strides in teacher professional development using systems that lag in the U.S.


The Digital Innovators program recognizes educators for use of technology and digital media in instruction.


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