A recent study that looked at over a decade of data found there is a positive spillover effect in teaching, as student achievement improves when an effective teacher joins a grade-level team.
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September 16, 2016
September 09, 2016
A new poll from the USC Rossier School of Education found that California voters are generally supportive of teachers and place less emphasis on standardized tests than they do students' social-emotional health.
September 07, 2016
Several articles published in Education Week's inaugural issue have similar themes to issues plaguing the teaching profession today.
August 29, 2016
These teachers work about 13 hours a week at their extra jobs, and an additional 17 hours a week doing school-related work outside the classroom.
August 25, 2016
Teaching about this year's election is particularly exciting to other teachers, though, given all its historic firsts.
August 22, 2016
Administrators of a Florida district were forced to reverse mandate that teachers spend 90 minutes a week in group meetings after outcry from union.
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.
August 01, 2016
The Illinois governor signed a new law that will protect journalism teachers in the state from administrative retaliation for what students publish in the school newspaper.
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.