A new process for judging the quality of professional development has made its debut, with the aim of answering a difficult question: Which PD is high-quality and which isn't?
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September 22, 2020
April 29, 2020
A growing number of online communities are emerging to help teachers get strategies and tips on distance learning from their colleagues.
February 26, 2020
When teachers have experienced stressful events in their own childhoods, it could shape the way that they build classroom climate for their students, a study suggests.
February 03, 2020
The Tennessee department of education is proposing unsually comprehensive legislation that will require all current and new K-3 teachers, and those who train them, to know evidence-based reading instruction.
January 29, 2020
The finding is a small beacon of hope for schools, who are reeling from the volume of misinformation students are exposed to online.
October 22, 2019
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.
September 25, 2019
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.
September 13, 2019
In rural Kentucky, teachers and students are awarded innovation grants to solve a challenge facing their community or classroom.
August 06, 2019
About two dozen teachers from across the country spent a week wrestling with questions about how to remember the Confederacy.
July 15, 2019
Many teachers are tapped to teach physics without prior training or experience. A new study explores a possible solution.