April 2007 Archives

Why do so many teachers choose to leave the profession? What changes could schools make to improve teachers' job satisfaction? What do you like and dislike about your teaching career?

The massacre at Virginia Tech University this week has shaken the education community, reawakening questions about school preparedness, the causes of student violence, and how to help students cope with grief and horror.

In a recent opinion piece, 2003 National Teacher of the Year Betsy Rogers argues that the traditional teacher-compensation system is unfair and ultimately harmful to schools.

According to a recent Education Week story, many middle and high school literature teachers are incorporating contemporary young-adult fiction into their courses as a way to make reading more relevant to students.


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