According to Gallup, only 20 percent of teachers who are parents are fully engaged and would advocate for their children's school.
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July 26, 2016
June 30, 2016
TeacherMatch, a company that claims its software program can predict how effective teacher candidates will be in the classroom, was acquired by a larger company as more school districts use data to hire effective teachers.
April 28, 2016
Here's one way to curb a teacher shortage: be Hawaii. Mainland, take notes.
March 08, 2016
"If you want to recruit and retain teachers of color, you have to make schools a place where students of color feel comfortable and feel like they're successful."
February 25, 2016
An extended-day public school in Queens, N.Y., is experimenting with a four-day week this year—but only for teachers.
February 06, 2016
Teachers and other educators discussed what districts should focus on in teacher recruitment, and how they should get teachers to stay, in a recent online Twitter chat.
January 28, 2016
A new special report on teacher recruitment could give teachers helpful knowledge on the educator job market.
December 18, 2015
In an effort to combat a regional teacher shortage, the Sonoma County school district in California is planning to open its own school of education.
November 11, 2015
The new law evaluates both teachers' and administrators' performance through the use of multiple rating categories, based on student growth and assessment results.
October 29, 2015
Ninety-three percent of teachers say that the prospect of making a difference in students' lives played a critical role in attracting them to the profession, according to a new United Kingdom-based survey.