In areas where the cost of living is rising, many teachers worry about covering their expenses. A new study of San Francisco teachers finds that this economic anxiety is linked with higher rates of missing work and leaving the profession altogether.
Melody Herzfeld, a drama teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, received an award this week for excellence in theater education from the biggest name in Broadway honors: the Tony Awards.
Four teachers who have experienced gun violence at school share their stories.
The deadly school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas last week claimed the lives of two educators, in addition to eight students.
Immersive reality is slowly creeping into the classroom. How can teachers make the technology work for student learning?
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Education Week has collected quotes from celebrities and other prominent figures about the impact teachers have made on their lives.
President Donald Trump hosted a reception for the teachers of the year in the White House on Wednesday, telling them that they play a "vital role" in the success of the nation.
More than 50 teachers named as the 2018 teachers of the year in their states sat down for a roundtable discussion with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, which included some "verbal sparring."
A new social-media campaign has prompted backlash from educators concerned about negative perceptions of their profession.
The study measured responses from about 100 teachers from a single district, and found that 93 percent experienced high levels of stress in their profession.
After over 20 years of researching student achievement, John Hattie points to teacher mindsets and expertise as the biggest factors in improving learning outcomes.
Artists, educators, and innovators spent a day in Washington discussing how art can solve problems in education.
The 2018 National Teacher of the Year is Mandy Manning, an English and math teacher to refugee and immigrant students in Washington state.
The New York Times asked teachers to share what their classroom conditions really look like. Other teachers on social media are doing the same.
School leaders and teachers alike know the importance of quality peer collaboration, but struggle to find the time and resources to do so successfully, a study from the RAND Corporation found.
Low teacher pay has led some educators to take on second or third jobs.
The donation from cryptocurrency startup Ripple funded every open campaign on education crowdfunding platform DonorsChoose.org.
Current and former teachers are using their classroom experience to create nonprofits and startups that aim to make changes to education.
Education Week asked educators in attendance at Saturday's "March for Our Lives" how their schools have been affected by gun violence and how they felt about calls to arm teachers.
Teachers in Oklahoma, among the lowest paid in the nation, share their struggles with low salaries.