Fewer than half of states offer teacher-leaders extra pay and/or other incentives, like a reduction in course load, according to a new analysis by the National Council on Teacher Quality.


Union leaders are holding civil disobedience training sessions as negotiations with the city stall.


The former first lady's voter registration initiative is launching a series of training sessions across the country that will help educators ensure that students are registered to vote.


Teachers are the experts of the classroom, so they should be empowered to lead professional development, educators said at a forum that included the two national teachers' union presidents.


A new report outlines danger signs of censorship at student-run newspapers.


About 25,000 educators in Chicago are expected to go on strike Thursday.


The bill would have given public school teachers at least six weeks of paid maternity leave.


Sen. Elizabeth Warren's story about being forced out of her teaching job for being visibly pregnant exposes what had been a widespread practice through the 1970s.


After decades of abstinence-only drug education, a new health curriculum is taking a different approach to teaching about substance use.


Teachers, do you have a question about how to teach impeachment? We may have an answer.


Teach For America participants are more likely to attribute differences in student outcomes to societal inequities and less likely to support vouchers and charter schools than applicants to the program who didn't make the final cut, a new study finds.


Since 2015, 30 states have walked back one or more of their teacher-evaluation reforms, according to a new report by the National Council on Teacher Quality.


After months of stalled contract negotiations with Chicago schools, the majority of the city's teacher's union voted to walk off the job later this fall.


Six of the 11 listed books were banned for including LGBTQ stories—and one has been challenged for promoting stereotypes about Mexicans.


A new study offers insight into the experiences of teachers of color, and offers advice to principals and district leaders who are working to keep them.


If at least 75 percent of union members vote yes, the union's House of Delegates will set a date to walk out this fall. The earliest that they could strike is Oct. 7.


This year, North Dakota took first place in personal finance site WalletHub's annual ranking of the best and worst states to be a teacher.


A survey released Monday finds deep wells of skepticism among high school students about whether they'll get a fair shot from admissions offices.


Through a conversation on the First Amendment, students at two high schools in Nebraska and Illinois learned how to argue like constitutional scholars.


Participating in early-college programs could have a long-term positive effect on students' college enrollment and completion rates, a new study finds.


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