Ten teachers have been announced as finalists for the 2016 Global Teacher Prize, a $1 million annual award offered by the Varkey Foundation.
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February 03, 2016
The TV show "Teachers" debuted on TV Land in mid-January. What do actual, real-live teachers think of it? We're inviting some to liveblog their experience.
January 29, 2016
Escalante, the Bolivian native and former U.S. high school math teacher, died of cancer in 2010.
January 28, 2016
Both of McAuliffe's children are now teachers as well.
January 12, 2016
The Council of Chief State Schools Officers announced today the four finalists for National Teacher of the Year.
January 06, 2016
Bar matron Maz Kanata, introduced in "The Force Awakens," has her roots in director J.J. Abrams' childhood.
December 18, 2015
A San Antonio teacher demurred a public display of affection at a Spurs game this week out of concerns about being spotted by students.
November 25, 2015
Twenty-one teachers in Milford, Mass., are volunteering to work off-hours to gain dual-certification in English as a second language instruction.
November 24, 2015
As our way of expressing gratitude for the hard work educators do, we have compiled some of our favorite inspirational posts from the EdWeek archives into a Storify to serve as a pick-me-up for any teachers who might need an extra boost this time of year the year.