Last month, Ohio Governor John Kasich suggested that teachers be required to job shadow at a local business in order to renew their licenses. Now two House Democrats are saying he should have to do some job shadowing of his own—inside Ohio public school classrooms.
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March 19, 2017
March 16, 2017
President Donald Trump's proposed budget, released today, calls for the elimination of programs that provide districts with funding for teacher training and improving teacher prep programs.
February 27, 2017
School schedules leave teachers little room for collaboration and reflection, according to a new report.
February 21, 2017
Ohio teachers may be required to job-shadow at a local business in order to renew their licenses under a provision in Gov. John Kasich's budget proposal.
February 17, 2017
Sacramento State University's college of education is testing whether training in home visits for its math and science teacher candidates can spark student interest in STEM fields.
February 02, 2017
Teachers should cultivate autistic students' interests in the classroom with a view toward linking those interests to potential career paths, a new study says.
January 24, 2017
Both groups will operate as Learning Forward, and will continue their work on improving teacher professional development and preparation.
January 13, 2017
Teachers make up about one-third of participants in the massive open online courses (MOOCs) offered by MIT and Harvard University, according to a new report by researchers at the two institutions.
November 21, 2016
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October 25, 2016
Denver is turning to taxpayers to take a teacher-mentoring program district-wide.