Ala. Superintendent Warns Of Substitute Teacher Shortage Due To ObamacareAlabama schools could face a shortage of substitute teachers due to Obamacare.
Study: Dismissal Threats, Potential Pay Raises Motivating D.C. Teachers to ImprovePublic school teachers in the District of Columbia are improving their performance because they're motivated by the possibility of substantial pay raises or because they don't want to get fired, according to a study.
Poll: Teachers With More Experience Are Less EngagedA recent poll conducted by Gallup Economy has found that teachers who have just begun their careers are far more engaged in their jobs than those who have been working as educators for several years.
Teacher Poll: Only 12 Percent Of Students 'Very Likely' To Use Printed Books To Study A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C., has found that teachers throughout the country feel that only 12 percent of students are "very likely" to use printed books to study.
Teachers Union Chief: If Teachers Can't Do Their Job, Find A New ProfessionTeachers who aren't up to snuff shouldn't be in classrooms and should find new professions, the head of the 1.5 million-member American Federation of Teachers said Monday.
Poll: Majority Of Teachers Use Wikipedia Despite Telling Students Not ToTeachers need to start taking their own advice.
Company Develops Bulletproof White Boards For TeachersA Maryland armor company has designed a bulletproof white board following the Newtown, Conn., school shooting that left 26 people dead, including 20 children.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and EnergyToday on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities and EducationWhen it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.
DC Sets Bar for Firing Teachers Over Performance Tough new teacher evaluations led to a strike this month in Chicago, but in the District of Columbia, such evaluations are 'business as usual.'
Pick-A-Side: Who Is Your Favorite School Teacher?
Obama Unveils $1 Billion Plan To Create Elite Corps Of Master TeachersThe Obama administration unveiled plans Wednesday to create an elite corps of master teachers, a $1 billion effort to boost U.S. students' achievement in science, technology, engineering and math.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Fire The Teachers, The Cops And The Firefighters?Does Mitt Romney want to fire teachers, cops and firefighters? Last week Mitt Romney singled out teachers, fire fighters and cops as the cause of budget problems.