Study: Having Just One Black Teacher Can Up Black Students' Chances of Going to College

Black students who had two black teachers by third grade were 32 percent more likely to enroll in college, a new study finds. (November 12, 2018)

Teacher Observations Don't Have to Be So Stressful. Here's a Better Model

Teachers should be participants in the process of their own improvement, rather than the subjects of a rating, writes Trisha Arnold. (November 14, 2018)

Dozens of Teachers Were Elected to State Office. Many More Fell Short

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. (November 8, 2018)

'If They're Learning, I Don't Care What They're Wearing'

(November 12, 2018)

Leadership Lessons From Boiling Water: How One Extra Degree Makes All the Difference

(November 13, 2018)

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'Citizen Science': Using Real-World Investigations to Make Class Meaningful (Video)

In this middle school science class, students learn about water quality by testing the drinking sources in their own homes. Watch the video.


(E-Book) Classroom Management Q&As: Expert Strategies for Teaching

Education Week Teacher blogger Larry Ferlazzo investigates some of the thorniest problems in teaching by turning to leading educators and thought leaders for advice. (October 3, 2013)

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