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.
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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.
December 15, 2016
In many school districts, the classroom is still a difficult place for LGBT students and teachers, says a report by Human Rights Watch.
August 22, 2016
Administrators of a Florida district were forced to reverse mandate that teachers spend 90 minutes a week in group meetings after outcry from union.
July 01, 2016
Researchers found that in classrooms where teachers were feeling more burned out, students' stress levels were higher.
October 29, 2015
Ninety-three percent of teachers say that the prospect of making a difference in students' lives played a critical role in attracting them to the profession, according to a new United Kingdom-based survey.
October 23, 2015
The plan would finance a 100-unit housing complex for educators in the increasingly high-rent city.
September 22, 2015
A religious education teacher who lost her job at Catholic school this summer because of her same-sex marriage has been invited to the White House welcoming ceremony for Pope Francis.
September 18, 2015
As an attempt to mitigate a persistent school supply problem, New Mexico plans to give some 23,000 teachers prepaid gift cards for use on classroom materials. One local union calls it a distraction from larger funding issues.
September 17, 2015
Teachers who spend their own money on their classrooms would be eligible for a permanent tax deduction of up to $250 worth under a bill passed Thursday by the House Ways and Means Committee.