"This is a very values-oriented generation—they seek to work with purpose and passion, and without that, they'll leave," an education leader at Microsoft said about Generation Z teachers.
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January 16, 2020
January 13, 2020
Thousands of teachers, parents, and other supporters are expected to call for higher pay and more school funding—despite threats from the state that participating teachers could lose their jobs.
December 18, 2019
Just 16 states require incoming teachers to provide evidence of successful prior job performance, a National Council on Teacher Quality analysis found.
December 17, 2019
Here's a review of the research that sums up a big year for the teaching profession.
December 12, 2019
From an increase in teacher activism to a decline in the number of people who want to be teachers, here are 10 of the biggest shifts in the profession over the past decade.
December 11, 2019
"In many respects, teacher-evaluation practices in [the D.C. school district] seem to be working to the advantage of students," one researcher said.
December 10, 2019
A new study argues that the performance-based teacher licensing test edTPA does not always yield reliable results and that the scores are misleading.
December 03, 2019
Nearly every state in the nation has experienced enrollment declines, with some states seeing steep declines of more than 50 percent.
November 26, 2019
School districts have "unconscionably and impermissibly shifted operating costs of the classrooms directly on the financial backs of our teachers," the lawsuit alleges.
November 14, 2019
In a "zero-waste classroom," teachers might compost food, invest in a classroom set of dishes, or even make reusable tissues.