A Santa Monica teacher reportedly confronted a student about drugs, and has since been suspended after a fight broke out.
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April 08, 2014
April 02, 2014
Mark Sass, a "hybrid" teacher outside of Denver, says that state policymakers and teachers' unions need to do a whole lot more to foster the growth of teacher-leadership positions in schools. Jack Schneider, an assistant professor of education at the College of the Holy Cross, argues that policymakers need to give current teachers more credit for their educational attainments than they are accustomed to doing lately.
March 25, 2014
If you're a teacher who's struggling or someone who supports teachers who are struggling, please join us Wednesday evening for a live web chat with Meenoo Rami, author of the recently published book "Thrive: 5 Ways to (Re)Invigorate Your Teaching."
March 17, 2014
This final installment of coverage of the Teaching & Learning 2014 conference looks at some of the fears underlying the teaching profession.
March 15, 2014
In part two of coverage of the Teaching & Learning 2014 conference, a snapshot of what teachers are actually learning.
March 07, 2014
The numbers are a drastic increase from a previous survey in 2010.
March 05, 2014
Education Week Top School Jobs is holding a virtual career fair, with presentations on professional development and teacher-candidate selection.
February 26, 2014
Teachers at an elementary school in Chicago have made the bold move of announcing that they will refuse to administer state-mandated standardized tests that are scheduled to start next week.
February 11, 2014
Teachers at a high school in Fairfax County, Va., have taken to protesting district salary squeezes in a way that could be described as highly casual. Literally.
February 06, 2014
Matt Damon stopped by Reddit today for an Ask-Me-Anything session, and took the opportunity to reproach certain kinds of education reform.