In what may have broader implications, Newark jumped the gun in seeking the dismissal of the teacher under a new teacher-evaluation law, an arbitrator decided.
The state's supreme court reversed a lower-court ruling, allowing a 2012 revamping tenure and pay rules to stand.
Hawaii's union opposes a constitutional amendment to allow public funds to support the expansion of pre-K programs in private schools.
A study finds that teachers that were effective with all students also helped English-language-learners advance academically, regardless of whether they held bilingual certification.
The union's president, Karen Lewis, is recovering from an unspecified illness.
New York State United Teachers has sued the state over a requirement that teachers administering and scoring common-core-aligned tests not disclose the items.
How will unions support teachers who refuse to give standardized tests?
The Education Department and National Board outline the next steps of their Teach to Lead campaign.
Seeking to lower health-care costs, the School Reform Commission took the drastic step of cancelling the contract. The move will likely need court approval.
A study says New York's threshold for dismissing teachers is too high, allowing teachers to be returned to the classroom even after egregious problems with performance or professionalism.