Efforts to curb teacher turnover in high-poverty and high-needs schools could tap into the growing pool of military veterans entering the classroom.
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Some districts have used housing incentives, like subsidized housing or loan assistance, as a teacher recruitment tactic.
August 12, 2016
A new report by the Economic Policy Institute finds that the pay gap for teachers has grown significantly in recent decades.
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.
July 26, 2016
According to Gallup, only 20 percent of teachers who are parents are fully engaged and would advocate for their children's school.
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.