Va. Social Studies Teacher Named 2019 National Teacher of the Year

Rodney Robinson, who teaches civics to students in juvenile detention, said his students deserve as much of a chance to achieve as other teenagers. "They just made mistakes, and they're paying for mistakes. But America is a country of second chances." (April 24, 2019)

Teachers Are Paid Less Than Similar Professionals. See the Breakdown by State

An analysis by the Economic Policy Institute found that the teacher weekly wage penalty is greater than 20 percent in nearly half the states. (April 24, 2019)

Failure Is a Part of Teaching. Here's How to Grow From It

We don’t always approach failure with the growth mindset that we encourage in our students, writes teacher Lory Peroff. (April 23, 2019)

Focusing on the Assets of Native American Students

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Hacking Instructional Design, a Must Read for Any Instructional Leader

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