The four finalists for National Teacher of the Year say their fellow teachers are sharing their stories and their students' stories more than ever, and it's time for policymakers to listen.
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February 14, 2020
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February 10, 2020
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February 07, 2020
Elden's new novel, "Adequate Yearly Progress," is a satirical look at the day-to-day frustrations, minor victories, and interpersonal drama of teaching.
February 04, 2020
A new study from the Fordham Institute argues that "the mindset that says 'everybody gets a gold star' does more damage than good."
January 31, 2020
The fix comes after reports found that most people who applied for student loan forgiveness, which includes many teachers, were denied because of a paperwork technicality.
January 22, 2020
Educators for Excellence took the temperature of teachers across the nation on issues ranging from compensation to preparation to union membership.
January 22, 2020
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January 16, 2020
The Council of Chief State Schools Officers announced the four finalists for the National Teacher of the Year.