The news that some districts have banned teachers from using DonorsChoose has drawn a wave of reactions from teachers, administrators, and other readers.
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March 20, 2019
January 10, 2019
When effective Tennessee teachers were offered a $5,000 bonus to stay in high-needs schools, students' reading scores jumped, according to research published in Economics of Education Review.
November 29, 2018
New research from Texas State University offers a closer look at what factors lead a teacher to list a project—and how educators may be shifting their instructional priorities to become more marketable on the platform.
November 12, 2018
In the U.S., people say teachers are underpaid by an average of $7,500 a year, according to a new global survey.
August 16, 2018
Nearly 1 in 10 U.S. hosts on the popular home rental site work in education or teaching, according to a new survey from the company.
June 08, 2018
In areas where the cost of living is rising, many teachers worry about covering their expenses. A new study of San Francisco teachers finds that this economic anxiety is linked with higher rates of missing work and leaving the profession altogether.
May 01, 2018
More than 50 teachers named as the 2018 teachers of the year in their states sat down for a roundtable discussion with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, which included some "verbal sparring."
April 16, 2018
The New York Times asked teachers to share what their classroom conditions really look like. Other teachers on social media are doing the same.
April 02, 2018
Low teacher pay has led some educators to take on second or third jobs.
March 26, 2018
Teachers in Oklahoma, among the lowest paid in the nation, share their struggles with low salaries.