After nine years of faithful blogging for Education Week Teacher, retired educator Nancy Flanagan has written her 500th and final post for the website.
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September 25, 2018
June 13, 2018
In a study of eight schools in Florida, 3rd grade teachers who reported more symptoms of depression spent less time in whole-group instruction and in preparing students for lessons.
May 24, 2018
Four teachers who have experienced gun violence at school share their stories.
May 01, 2018
A new social-media campaign has prompted backlash from educators concerned about negative perceptions of their profession.
April 26, 2018
The study measured responses from about 100 teachers from a single district, and found that 93 percent experienced high levels of stress in their profession.
April 23, 2018
After over 20 years of researching student achievement, John Hattie points to teacher mindsets and expertise as the biggest factors in improving learning outcomes.
April 20, 2018
The 2018 National Teacher of the Year is Mandy Manning, an English and math teacher to refugee and immigrant students in Washington state.
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 09, 2018
School leaders and teachers alike know the importance of quality peer collaboration, but struggle to find the time and resources to do so successfully, a study from the RAND Corporation found.
April 02, 2018
Low teacher pay has led some educators to take on second or third jobs.