Students' race, ethnicity, and immigrant status play a role in a teacher's decision to speak with parents about their children's behavior and academic issues, a new study suggests.
Recently in Teacher Preparation Category
November 21, 2016
November 16, 2016
The program is funding fellows at six of the state's higher education institutions.
November 15, 2016
Education schools nationwide are battling teacher shortages and decreasing enrollments. But it's a mistake, a new report warns, for ed schools to combat the problem by lowering admissions standards.
November 02, 2016
The Connecticut Board of Education on Wednesday approved a controversial certification program that aims to put more minority teachers into the classroom.
October 20, 2016
The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) has announced the retirement in July 2017 of its president and CEO Dr. Sharon P. Robinson.
October 14, 2016
The final regulations drew praise from some critics of teacher-training quality, but some groups representing teachers see the new rules as punitive.
October 12, 2016
The U.S. Department of Education's long-awaited final rules require states to rate teachers' colleges on the basis of graduates' performance in the classroom but provide greater flexibility in measuring student outcomes.
July 13, 2016
More states are collecting and disseminating information on teacher preparation, but gaps remain.
June 24, 2016
Many teacher-prep programs that certify early educators don't spend much time on skills most relevant to working with young children, a review by the National Council on Teacher Quality concludes.
June 01, 2016
Two high-powered N.Y. officials have put out a blueprint for overhauling teaching in the state, aiming for more-coherent policies for the profession.