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July 08, 2019

Abortion and White Fragility: 5 Key Issues at the NEA Convention

About 6,000 delegates met in Houston last week and voted on measures related to abortion, white fragility, teacher diversity, and teacher strikes.

June 04, 2019

Black Students in Charter Schools Are More Likely to Have Black Teachers

A study from the Fordham Institute says while traditional public schools and charter schools serve the same proportion of black students, charters have 35 percent more black teachers.

March 07, 2019

Millennials Are the Most Diverse Generation, But the Teaching Force Hasn't Caught Up, Analysis Finds

While there are more teachers of color than there were a few decades ago, the teacher workforce is growing whiter than the college-educated population as a whole, according to a new analysis from Brookings.

December 20, 2018

5 Teacher Stories You Might Have Missed This Year

From housing perks for teachers to rock & roll professional development, here are some of the Teacher team's favorite stories from 2018.

March 19, 2018

Why People Are Raising Money to Show Students 'A Wrinkle in Time'

A Wrinkle in Time, the beloved classic by Madeleine L'Engle, is now on the big screen. Educators, celebrities, and nonprofits are teaming up to make students don't miss it.

February 14, 2018

Latino Teachers Face Stereotypes, Are Asked to 'Prove Their Worth,' Report Says

Latino teachers say they feel like they serve as role models and act as important resources to their schools, but those responsibilities can come at the detriment of their own professional success.

February 08, 2018

Four Ways to Teach Black History This Month (And the Rest of the Year)

As Black History Month begins, here are some resources to help every teacher celebrate black voices in the classroom.

September 28, 2017

Teachers Report Weaker Relationships With Students of Color, Immigrants

In particular, English teachers reported weaker relationships with Asian American students, and math teachers had worse relationships with Latino students.

June 19, 2017

Can These 11 States Make Their Teaching Forces More Diverse by 2040?

The Council of Chief State School Officers is overseeing a working group of 11 states that are trying to increase diversity among their teachers by 2040.

May 18, 2017

Teachers' Low Expectations for Students of Color Found to Affect Students' Success

A new study found that when teachers underestimate their students' abilities, it causes students to have lower academic expectations for themselves.

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