An extended-day public school in Queens, N.Y., is experimenting with a four-day week this year—but only for teachers.
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February 25, 2016
February 06, 2016
Teachers and other educators discussed what districts should focus on in teacher recruitment, and how they should get teachers to stay, in a recent online Twitter chat.
January 28, 2016
A new special report on teacher recruitment could give teachers helpful knowledge on the educator job market.
December 18, 2015
In an effort to combat a regional teacher shortage, the Sonoma County school district in California is planning to open its own school of education.
November 11, 2015
The new law evaluates both teachers' and administrators' performance through the use of multiple rating categories, based on student growth and assessment results.
October 29, 2015
Ninety-three percent of teachers say that the prospect of making a difference in students' lives played a critical role in attracting them to the profession, according to a new United Kingdom-based survey.
October 23, 2015
The plan would finance a 100-unit housing complex for educators in the increasingly high-rent city.
July 23, 2015
A PBS NewsHour report suggests that the teacher job market may be returning to "old patterns" in terms of demographics and job stability.
June 24, 2015
Unhappy with recent decisions by the local school board, a group of parents in Jefferson County, Colo., has created a website to chronicle an expected wave teachers' departures from their district over the next year.
May 05, 2015
According to two new surveys, a majority of Americans think K-12 teachers are underappreciated and underpaid, but most teachers are satisfied with their jobs anyway.