Teacher: I Was Fired Over 'No Zeros' Grading Policy For Kids Who Didn't Do HomeworkA teacher in Florida says she was fired for refusing to give students grades on homework that wasn't turned in.
Teacher Says He Was Suspended For Serving Pancakes During State TestA middle school teacher in Pennsylvania is reportedly heading back to work just days after he was suspended for serving his students pancakes during a state exam.
Social Media Celebrates Educators With #WorldTeachersDayMonday marks World Teachers' Day, commemorating teachers' organizations and educators across the globe.
Maryland Teachers' Group Launches Ad Campaign on TestingMaryland educators are launching an advertising campaign to reduce standardized testing requirements.
Superintendent Seeks Pay Raises for Fairfax County TeachersFairfax County schools Superintendent Karen Garza is seeking pay raises for teachers in next year's budget after lagging behind teacher pay in surrounding counties.
97 Percent of Md. Teachers Receive 'Effective' GradesA new report card for Maryland public school teachers reveals that nearly three percent of the states teachers are rated ineffective, the Maryland State Department of Education says.
STEM Education: The Campaign To Recruit STEM EducatorsThe number of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is growing at a rate nearly double that of non-STEM jobs. To train this workforce of the near future, the United States needs an army of teachers highly trained in science, math, and technology.
‘No Fake Math,’ Raytheon Math Heroes Make Numbers Real For StudentsTeacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help WithSeasoned instructors share the essentials for your child's transition back to the classroom.
NEA Wants Arne Duncan's Resignation The nation's largest teachers' union wants Education Secretary Arne Duncan to quit.
Maryland Pledges to Improve Teacher Evaluation SystemMaryland has become the first state in the nation to sign a memorandum pledging that all education officials will work together to improve the state's teacher evaluation system.
US Teachers Nowhere as Diverse as Their Students U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.
Va. Educators Partner to Help Disabled StudentsEducators in Virginia are partnering to help students with disabilities succeed after they leave school.
Md. Senate Votes to Limit Use of Student Testing Data Maryland senators say the state should wait to use student testing data to make decisions on teachers' jobs until the Common Core standards are solidly established.
Wyoming House Passes Bill Allowing Teachers To Carry Guns At SchoolsLocal school boards could allow teachers and other workers at Wyoming's K-12 schools who hold concealed-carry permits to carry guns on campus under a bill the Wyoming House of Representatives introduced on Thursday.