In this special series, Education Week reporters explore how teachers work to overcome the challenges of teaching the country's most vulnerable students.
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March 13, 2018
November 21, 2017
Elevating the teaching profession, offering financial incentives, and expanding the pool of teacher candidates are among the strategies states are using to bolster their teacher workforces, according to the Council of Chief State School Officers.
September 20, 2017
A decade after teaching middle school, this college dean has seen 11 of her former students pursuing degrees in education at her graduate school.
September 20, 2017
There's a teacher turnover rate of about 16 percent, and it's mostly because of teachers' dissatisfaction with their jobs, according to the Learning Policy Institute.
July 11, 2017
In a new study, researchers broke down the four instructional practices to teach mathematics conceptually—and studied the implications for teacher education programs.
April 26, 2017
President Bill Clinton spoke at the partner summit of 100Kin10, a national nonprofit to recruit, prepare, and support 100,000 STEM teachers by 2021.
April 18, 2017
The teacher-training program, which is a free resource for all educators, focuses on preparing teachers to inspire students.
October 20, 2016
In three case studies, the group Teaching Matters found that teachers need ongoing coaching and incentives to earn micro-credentials.
September 07, 2016
Footage from an Education Week video project explores the topic of bridging the cultural divides that often exists between teachers and students.
August 10, 2016
A new report by the National Commission on Teaching and America's Future sets policy recommendations to improve teaching and learning, 20 years after the original report pushed teaching to the forefront of the education reform movement.