In areas where the cost of living is rising, many teachers worry about covering their expenses. A new study of San Francisco teachers finds that this economic anxiety is linked with higher rates of missing work and leaving the profession altogether.
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More than 50 teachers named as the 2018 teachers of the year in their states sat down for a roundtable discussion with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, which included some "verbal sparring."
April 16, 2018
The New York Times asked teachers to share what their classroom conditions really look like. Other teachers on social media are doing the same.
April 02, 2018
Low teacher pay has led some educators to take on second or third jobs.
March 26, 2018
Teachers in Oklahoma, among the lowest paid in the nation, share their struggles with low salaries.
September 27, 2017
A new report draws on 21 key indicators to rank all 50 states and the District of Columbia from the best to the worst places for teachers to work. See how your state ranks.
June 06, 2017
There are stark differences in annual educator pay around the globe. A report from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development reveals the best and worst countries for teacher compensation.
May 26, 2017
U.S. cities were ranked by factors like job availability and comparative salary to determine the best locations for K-12 teachers in 2017.
April 14, 2017
Looking to buy a house? If you're a teacher, affordability options are slim in many cities, according to a new study by the real estate website Trulia.
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Some districts have used housing incentives, like subsidized housing or loan assistance, as a teacher recruitment tactic.