They don’t mean to play favorites, but it’s happening anyway with critical consequences for young girls
The school district has alerted parents and put the teachers on paid leave
Now kids can snap photos of their homework
At first, like many teachers, I hated these tests. But what if we used the results to make us better educators?
My “inexperienced” teachers planted notions of college in my head and held me, and themselves, up to a high standard.
Students group argues tenure is unconstitutional, violates equal access to education
Though teacher evaluation is on the rise, teachers reps say there is still a need for more resources on how to improve instruction
If you were of a mind to forgive good-looking people for their freakishly good genetic makeup because you figure you got better brains than they did instead,...
Should teachers be allowed to shoot back?
As Davis Guggenheim's new documentary TEACH shows, it really shouldn't be such a mystery
(SEATTLE) — With teacher strikes a possibility in Seattle and another district, Washington's teachers union says negotiations are continuing and agreements could...
In a radically changing political landscape, reform-minded Democrats and rogue teachers made the state’s latest contract fight one to remember
New Haven, Conn. — In the spring of 2011, David Cicarella, the teachers union president here, sat down with a tenured teacher for a difficult discussion. After a...
Preschool might seem like nothing more than child's play -- a riot of high-spirited kids engaged in finger painting, blockbuilding and games. But a new study of...
If high school students took charge of their education with limited supervision, would they learn? A Massachusetts school is finding out. "Some kids say, I...
Boys are penalized in school, but the bias is towards learning styles, not gender
Is shielding children now as essential a part of teachers’ portfolios as educating children is?
Putting more guns in schools will likely lead to more violence
Teachers have enough to do. That’s what a lot of people say when it is suggested that we incorporate financial education into our school system. Let educators...