In Denmark classrooms, teaching empathy is a key part of school curriculum. What lessons can U.S. educators draw about how to develop the skill in their students?
A controversial policy in Utah that allows schools to hire people without a teaching license or experience is now effective, despite outcry.
A new report by the Economic Policy Institute finds that the pay gap for teachers has grown significantly in recent decades.
A new report by the National Commission on Teaching and America's Future sets policy recommendations to improve teaching and learning, 20 years after the original report pushed teaching to the forefront of the education reform movement.
A new study found that when teachers know what they have in common with their black and Latino students, they are more likely to have a positive relationship with them.
The Illinois governor signed a new law that will protect journalism teachers in the state from administrative retaliation for what students publish in the school newspaper.
A new study found that a teacher coaching program led to teachers issuing fewer and more equitable disciplinary referrals.
Roxanna Elden, a former teacher who created a popular email series of encouragement for educators in 2015, returns with online support for first-year teachers in their first days of school.
According to Gallup, only 20 percent of teachers who are parents are fully engaged and would advocate for their children's school.
The phenomena of the mobile game Pokémon Go has been touted for its learning possibilities. It might also have particular benefits for children with autism.
Six state teachers of the year traveled to Finland to see how one of the world's top education systems treats its teachers.
A new report finds that teachers want to be empowered to lead the implementation of personalized learning with administrative support.
The Republican Party's draft platform now supports teaching the Bible in public schools. What might the addition mean for teachers?
The famous educator was fired by the Los Angeles school district last year for alleged misconduct towards students.
A small European study found that teachers think educational robots have benefits for students, but they're skeptical of fitting robots into the curriculum and using limited class time.
An increasing number of schools are revamping their grading practices, including the use of 'no zero' policies.
Special education and science and math are the fields with the highest demand for teachers, prompting signing bonuses of thousands of dollars.
A recent alum of the Harvard Graduate School of Education with a background in working with immigrant students is developing a lesson-sharing website specifically for teachers of English-language learners.
Researchers found that in classrooms where teachers were feeling more burned out, students' stress levels were higher.
The legislation would tie criminal background checks to teacher licensure, and civil disorder is listed as a crime that would be screened for under the bill.