The stars of the Comedy Central sketch show "Key & Peele" ask an important question: Why don't teachers get the same level of glory as professional athletes?
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A Bay Area teacher worries a visit from NBA MVP Stephen Curry would distort his students' perceptions about their futures.
January 09, 2014
In honor of the 2014 Winter Olympics, NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation launched a free online video series called "Science and Engineering of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games."
December 27, 2013
An injury to the Dallas Cowboys' starting quarterback opened the door this week for a high school math teacher to temporarily make his way back into the NFL.
June 03, 2013
Under New York City's new teacher-evaluation system, physical-education teachers will be subject to annual performance reviews.
April 25, 2013
A 44-year-old high school math teacher is the highest-scoring player in the history of professional indoor lacrosse.
March 08, 2013
Running and teaching have more in common than you might think, says National Board-certified teacher Wendy Pillars.
September 17, 2012
Kevin Mixon, a National Board-certified teacher, says that both great football coaches and great teachers make use of relevant statistical data to inform their game- or lesson-planning.
November 18, 2011
Gov. Chris Christie said that math and science teachers were more valuable than gym teachers in today's society, and thus, deserved more pay, in an interview with Facebook on Monday.
October 06, 2011
Teacher tenure gives employees no incentive to exceed expectations and perform better, former NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton argues in a recent Wall Street Journal editorial.