Kevin Jennings, a founder of GLSEN, discusses the progress made toward acceptance of LGBT teachers and students.
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September 12, 2015
September 04, 2015
The Chester Upland district has faced financial hardship for decades, and for the second time in four years, teachers will be working without pay.
July 28, 2015
(Or why not treat them even better?)
July 23, 2015
A PBS NewsHour report suggests that the teacher job market may be returning to "old patterns" in terms of demographics and job stability.
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 13, 2015
A new survey of teacher working conditions finds teachers frustrated by a lack of quality professional development and negative media portrayals.
April 21, 2015
A new study from ACT Inc. shows that fewer students are interested in the teaching profession than just a few years ago.
April 07, 2015
A new report finds that simple factors like classroom lighting and use of color can have a significant impact on student performance.
March 20, 2015
"The Road to TEACH" follows the cross-country road trip of three 20-somethings who are considering careers in education despite discouragement from parents and peers.
January 20, 2015
A recent Gallup poll shows that just 30 percent of teachers are "actively engaged" at work, and that their less-engaged colleagues account for 2.3 million missed workdays every year.