The teaching profession is missing some key structures that would help better support educators in their careers and prevent them from leaving their jobs, argue some of the nation's top teachers in a paper released today.
On Thursday, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam promised to grow teacher salaries in his state at a rate faster than any other state by the time he leaves.
New York welcomes the first class of graduates from the Natural Museum of American History's earth sciences teacher-preparation program.
the Education Trust says poor-performing teacher-preparation programs shouldn't be able to offer financial aid to candidates.
Nontenured teachers have a greater spread in ratings under the district's new system, even while teachers find value in observation feedback and the union criticizes the system's focus on test scores.
Federal education officials want to gather information on where teachers in alternative-certification programs are located.
A new study examines how teachers in selective alternative-route programs stack up against their peers.
Details haven't been made public yet, but a leaked document indicates teachers' raises will be higher than they've been in five years.
About 90 percent of teachers are succeeding in their jobs and 4 percent are ineffective, a report from the Louisiana Department of Education says.
Through its ESEA waivers, the U.S. Department of Education is renewing a focus on ensuring at-risk students have access to effective teachers.