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.
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The number of states that offer such incentives has largely been on the decline.
February 07, 2017
High performance ratings cause teachers' perception of their work to improve, just as low performance ratings cause decreased job satisfaction, according to a new study.
January 05, 2017
A report encourages education schools to take a lesson from Olympic athletes and elite chess players by using a process called "deliberate practice" to improve teacher-candidates' effectiveness.
December 01, 2016
The first round of accreditation decisions for teacher prep programs under a new set of so-called "tougher" standards is now over. So how did it go?
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 04, 2016
The six parents are being backed by the same nonprofit that supported teacher tenure challenges in Minnesota and New York.
October 28, 2016
A new study finds that both rich and poor students have nearly equal chances of being taught by the most-effective teachers and the least-effective teachers.
September 26, 2016
The Florida Board of Education thinks funds need to be better tailored to attract teachers into hard-to-staff schools and content areas.