A new poll finds that while 90 percent of parents would encourage their children to pursue a career in a STEM field, 87 percent said they would be "concerned" if that career happened to be as a K-12 teacher.
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March 21, 2016
March 11, 2016
"It truly just came to me after I did a lot of thinking and praying."
March 10, 2016
The non-profit education organization DonorsChoose.org announced that celebrities, athletes, and more have pledged to flash fund over $14 million for over 11,000 public school classroom projects in communities across the country.
March 01, 2016
Thousands of students are petitioning for the reinstatement of a teacher who resigned after being placed on administrative leave over a controversial poem.
February 25, 2016
An extended-day public school in Queens, N.Y., is experimenting with a four-day week this year—but only for teachers.
February 19, 2016
To help hone their skills and improve their classroom practice, a growing number of teachers are getting help from virtual-coaching services, according to a story in the Hechinger Report this week.
January 29, 2016
Escalante, the Bolivian native and former U.S. high school math teacher, died of cancer in 2010.
January 28, 2016
A new special report on teacher recruitment could give teachers helpful knowledge on the educator job market.
January 22, 2016
Even teachers too sometimes hope for a snow day; 3rd grade teacher Mary Morris is one of them.
January 15, 2016
The Digital Innovators program recognizes educators for use of technology and digital media in instruction.