A new report draws on 21 key indicators to rank all 50 states and the District of Columbia from the best to the worst places for teachers to work. See how your state ranks.
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September 27, 2017
September 20, 2017
There's a teacher turnover rate of about 16 percent, and it's mostly because of teachers' dissatisfaction with their jobs, according to the Learning Policy Institute.
June 22, 2017
The school mimicked the popular adventure game, Escape the Room, as part of its hiring process to gauge candidates' collaboration skills and creativity.
May 19, 2017
In this Education Week video, a Pittsburgh school district shows how it prioritizes the health and wellness of its teachers to model for its students.
May 09, 2017
A new survey found that teachers in New Orleans have less job satisfaction than before school reforms swept through their school system, but learning environments have improved.
April 14, 2017
Looking to buy a house? If you're a teacher, affordability options are slim in many cities, according to a new study by the real estate website Trulia.
December 15, 2016
In many school districts, the classroom is still a difficult place for LGBT students and teachers, says a report by Human Rights Watch.
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.
July 01, 2016
Researchers found that in classrooms where teachers were feeling more burned out, students' stress levels were higher.
October 29, 2015
Ninety-three percent of teachers say that the prospect of making a difference in students' lives played a critical role in attracting them to the profession, according to a new United Kingdom-based survey.