Escalante, the Bolivian native and former U.S. high school math teacher, died of cancer in 2010.
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The Council of Chief State Schools Officers announced today the four finalists for National Teacher of the Year.
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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
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September 28, 2015
The initial results from the 2015 poll focused on public perceptions of testing and the Common Core State Standards.
September 02, 2015
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July 27, 2015
Local Association of Educators president credits teachers with quick thinking and increased crisis training skills when an active shooter attacked a movie theater in Louisiana.