The Problem With Literacy Programs

Most commercial literacy programs won't actually teach students how to read and write well, argues Mike Schmoker. Educators need to demand higher-quality curricula. (February 20, 2019)

These Governors Are Calling for Teacher Pay Raises

Amid threatened teacher strikes and budget surpluses, more than 15 governors so far this year have recommended that their state boost teachers’ pay, according to an Education Week analysis of State of the State addresses. (February 18, 2019)

Higher Pay Leads to Smarter Teachers, Global Study Says

Students perform better academically when they have teachers with higher cognitive skills, the study found. (February 20, 2019)

Unheard Voices: Recentering Discussions in the Classroom

(February 18, 2019)

Going After 'The Roots' of Bullying

(February 19, 2019)

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How Onsite Child Care Helps Teachers Juggle Parenthood and Work (Video)

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