In three case studies, the group Teaching Matters found that teachers need ongoing coaching and incentives to earn micro-credentials.
Hundreds of educators in the Seattle school district will wear shirts in support of the Black Lives Matter movement after a district elementary school received threats about a similar event last month.
The Republican nominee's son suggested that women who "can't handle" office sexual harassment should become kindergarten teachers.
Deputy Secretary of Education, James Cole, Jr., gave a speech to teachers about the importance of culturally responsive teaching and setting high expectations for all students, regardless of race.
Groups of elementary school teachers praised the increased rigor in the common standards, but expressed concerns that there are too-high expectations on children.
A textbook and teacher's guide that are free to download share the stories of 10 Nobel Laureates, focusing on stories of grit and perseverance.
Finland's teachers will have an active role in implementing the country's new national curriculum as the country continues to invest in teacher education, the Finnish Minister of Education said.
A new study found that adolescent students in urban school district have more favorable perceptions of teachers of color.
For example, teachers in Georgia are having their students vote for historical or fictional candidates instead of the 2016 presidential choices.
Though Banned Books Week ends on October 1, teachers and school librarians may deal with censorship issues at any point in a school year. How should they navigate them?
For teachers looking to get students involved in the presidential debate, there are several online election resources that promote student engagement.
Teacher Appreciation Day isn't until May, but instances of students showing their appreciation to teachers in the meantime have gone viral.
Some districts have used housing incentives, like subsidized housing or loan assistance, as a teacher recruitment tactic.
An education technician will administer the Rosetta Stone program to students in the school's French and Spanish classes.
A recent study that looked at over a decade of data found there is a positive spillover effect in teaching, as student achievement improves when an effective teacher joins a grade-level team.
A new poll from the USC Rossier School of Education found that California voters are generally supportive of teachers and place less emphasis on standardized tests than they do students' social-emotional health.
Several articles published in Education Week's inaugural issue have similar themes to issues plaguing the teaching profession today.
Footage from an Education Week video project explores the topic of bridging the cultural divides that often exists between teachers and students.
A new study suggest that physical attractiveness of educators may play an overlooked part in student learning.
A website run by the National Writing Project and PBS member station KQED will publish students' letters to the next president about issues that matter to them.