A U.S. educator unpacks the lessons teachers can draw from Finnish classrooms—including the secret to joyful teaching and happier students.
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It takes coffee—and some other essentials—to run a classroom. Teachers shared their five must-haves when it comes to classroom organization and enhancing their instruction.
April 14, 2017
Sean Nank, an award-winning math educator, discusses the challenges of teaching mathematics—and the subject's greatness.
April 06, 2017
A Johns Hopkins University study found that if a low-income black student has just one black teacher in elementary school, that student's probability of dropping out is reduced by 29 percent.
March 29, 2017
A national survey found that most teachers don't think state education agencies have sought enough input from teachers in developing their state ESSA plans.
March 13, 2017
New York is expected to scrap the literacy exam requirement for prospective teachers, partly because of the large numbers of nonwhite candidates who are failing the test.
February 16, 2017
Teacher job satisfaction, a schoolwide professional community, and student achievement are all linked in elementary school, a new study says.
February 16, 2017
Some teachers had been giving their students resources about how to best respond to immigration enforcement authorities.
February 14, 2017
Actress and comedian Kate McKinnon will voice Ms. Frizzle in the reboot of "The Magic School Bus." But what would the new Ms. Frizzle have to say about Betsy DeVos and contemporary education issues?
February 09, 2017
DuFour was an education consultant and author who advocated collaborative teaching environments to help educators improve their classroom practice.