Sydney Chaffee, the 2017 National Teacher of the Year, went to the capital of Ethiopia for a week to deliver workshops to teachers and students. She ended up learning important lessons, too.
A new paper compares teachers' racial attitudes to those of noneducators and finds that teachers tend to hold less-negative racial stereotypes.
A high school science teacher in Poyen, Ark., uses "Phone-a-Friend" cards to match professionals to her students during lab days.
A special education teacher and other educators were killed in what is the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
In particular, English teachers reported weaker relationships with Asian American students, and math teachers had worse relationships with Latino students.
A new report draws on 21 key indicators to rank all 50 states and the District of Columbia from the best to the worst places for teachers to work. See how your state ranks.
A decade after teaching middle school, this college dean has seen 11 of her former students pursuing degrees in education at her graduate school.
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.