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.
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Four teachers who have experienced gun violence at school share their stories.
November 28, 2017
To better understand the nature of workplace sexual harassment in schools, Education Week is seeking stories from our readers.
October 30, 2017
A survey by the American Federation of Teachers and the Badass Teachers Association found that teachers are reporting high stress levels and experiencing bad mental health days.
September 27, 2017
A new report draws on 21 key indicators to rank all 50 states and the District of Columbia from the best to the worst places for teachers to work. See how your state ranks.
September 20, 2017
There's a teacher turnover rate of about 16 percent, and it's mostly because of teachers' dissatisfaction with their jobs, according to the Learning Policy Institute.
June 22, 2017
The school mimicked the popular adventure game, Escape the Room, as part of its hiring process to gauge candidates' collaboration skills and creativity.
May 19, 2017
In this Education Week video, a Pittsburgh school district shows how it prioritizes the health and wellness of its teachers to model for its students.
May 09, 2017
A new survey found that teachers in New Orleans have less job satisfaction than before school reforms swept through their school system, but learning environments have improved.
April 14, 2017
Looking to buy a house? If you're a teacher, affordability options are slim in many cities, according to a new study by the real estate website Trulia.