A pilot program at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education lets teachers in training practice classroom management techniques with a classroom simulation.
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April 20, 2016
April 01, 2016
An academic advisor at the Middle Tennessee State University's College of Education has opened a clothing shop, Clothing Our Educators Boutique, intended to serve students who aren't equipped with professional clothing and are on a student budget.
March 18, 2016
As they grapple with new instructional expectations, a growing number of teachers are working to improve their practice through the "lesson study" approach to professional development.
March 04, 2016
The California Department of Education has awarded a $500,000 grant for a project designed to get elementary school teachers better prepared to teach common-core math.
February 19, 2016
To help hone their skills and improve their classroom practice, a growing number of teachers are getting help from virtual-coaching services, according to a story in the Hechinger Report this week.
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 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 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.
September 28, 2015
The initial results from the 2015 poll focused on public perceptions of testing and the Common Core State Standards.
September 10, 2015
A psychology professor argues that the real problem with U.S. education is not that teachers rank poorly among college graduates, but that the training they receive to become teachers is woeful.