The National Science Foundation has put $2.6 million toward a University of Missouri professional-development program.
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August 26, 2013
August 08, 2013
States report difficulty in reaching all teachers for professional development in the common standards.
August 02, 2013
A leading provider of online tools and videos for conducting teacher observations received a boost from a major public-agency procurement cooperative.
July 24, 2013
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will provide $15 million to support new systems for supporting teachers on the job in three districts.
June 25, 2013
A report finds that "temporary" teachers in California work in a gray area in between the state's rules on credentialing, tenure, and induction.
May 23, 2013
Several new proposals to link teachers' salary to classroom performance have emerged in recent weeks.
May 21, 2013
New York announces an $11 million bonus program for effective science and math teachers who help coach novices.
May 01, 2013
A provider of MOOCs plans to begin some teacher-training modules, and will partner with a number of teacher colleges.
April 11, 2013
The Obama administration's 2014 budget request answers some questions about its pre-K proposal, but not others related to teacher quality.
February 12, 2013
The professional-development implications of a K-12 system that deems all teachers to be effective or better.