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Teacher-Prep Accountability Has an Equity Problem

February 16, 2016 - 5:05pm
The push for greater accountability in teacher preparation risks undermining equity, write two Michigan State University professors.
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Teachers, Take Care of Yourselves

February 16, 2016 - 5:05pm
Self-care is an essential component of good teaching, not a mark of selfishness, writes educator Christopher Doyle.
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Beware the Bigoted Subtext of Children's Literature

February 16, 2016 - 5:05pm
Positive and diverse representations of nonwhite characters in children’s books are essential for all kids, writes Alvin Irby.
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Obama Budget Doubles as Policy Document

February 16, 2016 - 5:04pm
Early education, scaling up promising district work, and socioeconomic integration are among the fiscal 2017 proposal's highlights. But it faces a skeptical, GOP-controlled Congress.
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Lawmakers Pledge Close Eye on ESSA Implementation

February 16, 2016 - 5:03pm
At a House oversight committee, members of Congress say they'll be watching closely as the states and U.S. Department of Education move forward on the Every Student Succeeds Act.
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U.S. Shrinks Share of Low Scorers on PISA—a Little

February 16, 2016 - 5:03pm
An international study finds that the U.S. has fewer low-performers in science on the PISA but not so for math or reading.
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Study: Showing Students Standout Work Can Backfire

February 16, 2016 - 5:03pm
Teachers' common practice of sharing examples of stellar work can turn off struggling learners, says a study of online students.
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For a Day, School Leaders Urged to Immerse Themselves in a Student's Life

February 16, 2016 - 5:02pm
To build and deepen empathy, a group of education organizations is calling on K-12 leaders to "shadow" a student.
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