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Equitable Distribution of Teachers

Closing the Educator Equity Gap

TNTP | Posted 05.24.2015 | Education

We all know that highly effective teachers can have a lifelong impact on students. But we also know that too often, the students who need great teachers the most are the least likely to get them. Now state leaders are being tasked with tackling that problem. By June, all states must submit plans to the USDoE.

Rebecca Klein

These Are The States Where Minority And Poor Students Get The Least Qualified Teachers | Rebecca Klein | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics

New information released by the Education Department this week shows that in nearly every state, the neediest schools aren't getting the most experien...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Plans To Tackle Major Education Inequality | Joy Resmovits | Posted 07.07.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration will announce plans on Monday to enforce a long-ignored federal mandate: a decade-old requirement that states give students o...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Administration Steps Away From Civil Rights Promise, Advocates Allege | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.15.2013 | Politics

A tweak in the enforcement of the No Child Left Behind Act leaves some education advocates claiming the Obama administration is pulling back on a civi...