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Are Teachers Underpaid? Around the World, People Say Yes (11/12 03:03 pm)
- • Parents oppose school district policy to arm teachers (11/ 9 9:01 am)
- • School staffers who donned offensive costumes back in class (11/ 8 3:33 pm)
- • Offensive teacher costumes prompt Idaho school investigation (11/ 5 8:44 am)
- • More than 4,000 gather for race honoring Newtown teacher (11/ 5 8:44 am)
Those who hoped for a "teacher wave" are likely to be disappointed by the election results, but many educators say the losses only strengthen their resolve to fight for better pay and school funding.
Timed tests and "drill-and-kill" approaches to math education can leave students with long-lasting anxiety, writes researcher Jennifer Ruef. There's a better way to teach the subject. (November 6, 2018)
Steven Van Zandt, a member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and actor from The Sopranos, is touring the country with his rock band to promote the use of music in classrooms and show solidarity with teachers.
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