What was in the pages of Education Week while Marty McFly was getting set to hoverboard through the future? An argument about the viability of teaching as a profession.
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October 21, 2015
October 21, 2015
There haven't been an inordinate number of teachers' strikes this year, but two states are responsible for most of them over the past five years.
October 13, 2015
Brian Jones wanted to bring attention to what he sees as negligence on the part of lawmakers and education leaders.
September 28, 2015
The initial results from the 2015 poll focused on public perceptions of testing and the Common Core State Standards.
September 17, 2015
Teachers who spend their own money on their classrooms would be eligible for a permanent tax deduction of up to $250 worth under a bill passed Thursday by the House Ways and Means Committee.
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.
August 06, 2015
Issues of subject expertise, teacher demographics, and working conditions are all part of the story behind regional teacher shortages.
July 31, 2015
The President's Fitness Challenge was the worst, alphabet puns are the best, and hey: Who decided to greenlight "Wishbone"?
July 23, 2015
A PBS NewsHour report suggests that the teacher job market may be returning to "old patterns" in terms of demographics and job stability.
June 18, 2015
The internationally acclaimed teacher was removed from his classroom earlier this year, though circumstances behind the suspension remain murky.