A PBS NewsHour report suggests that the teacher job market may be returning to "old patterns" in terms of demographics and job stability.
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July 23, 2015
June 18, 2015
The internationally acclaimed teacher was removed from his classroom earlier this year, though circumstances behind the suspension remain murky.
June 08, 2015
Teachers and administrators have to make dozens—even hundreds—of hard decisions every day. A recently released game shows but a few of them.
May 29, 2015
The teacher policy and recruitment group TNTP has announced the four winners of its annual Fishman Prize for Superlative Classroom Practice.
May 21, 2015
A survey of the 2015 state teachers of the year takes a look at top teachers' thoughts on issues affecting students, where funding should be directed, and what parts of the job they value most.
May 20, 2015
A new U.K. study finds that cellphone bans in schools can have the same effect on test scores as adding a week of instructional time.
May 18, 2015
When their principal resigned due to illness earlier this year, the teachers at the rural Athens Community School in Maine came up with a novel idea for leading the school in the future: They would simply (or maybe not so simply) do it themselves.
May 15, 2015
A new study says that fidgeting may actually help students with ADHD learn better and stay alert in the classroom.
May 13, 2015
Carol Burris, a nationally recognized principal, announced recently that she will be resigning from her position after this school year, citing test-heavy teacher-evaluation processes as a key reason for her departure.
May 12, 2015
A report from the American Psychological Association lays out 20 psychological principles that teachers should know, as well as practical advice for using each one in the classroom.