A new report points to Washington, D.C., as a place where evaluation reform has improved the teaching force.
We want to hear from teachers: What skills do you think we should teach students to prepare them for the jobs of the future?
The finding was part of a new study that looks at whether the No Child Left Behind reduced the practice of out-of-field teaching in science classrooms.
Detroit and Nashville are among the cities working on giving teachers affordable housing options.
At an event in Washington, panelists agreed that increased funding for training would help boost the number of computer science teachers. But there was slightly less harmony on where the bulk of those dollars should come from.
Clark County School District in Nevada recently hired more than 80 special education teachers from the Philippines.
On a sweltering summer day here, about 200 teachers and other public school supporters gathered at the Washington Monument to protest the Trump administration's education policy agenda, including $9.2 billion in proposed funding cuts.
In Washington, where the largest of the rallies is expected to take place, teachers will march from the Washington Monument to the U.S. Department of Education in a show of support for public education.
When it comes to paying off student loans, many teachers say they're scared about their ability to do so and confused about their options, according to a recent survey by NPR's education team.
After Randi Weingarten's impassioned speech, critics have begun calling for the teachers' union president's resignation.