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What Teachers Know and How That Compares With College Graduates Around the World

Andreas Schleicher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Education
Andreas Schleicher

One of the most frequent claims I have heard from people trying to explain poor learning outcomes in their country is that their teachers come from the bottom third of their college graduates, while high-performing countries recruit their teachers from the top third.

Florida Educators Concerned Higher Testing Standards For Teachers Could Lead To Shortage

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.18.2012 | Education

Tables have turned for some Florida educators after the state Department of Education announced they want teachers to earn higher grades on their cert...

Measure This! The Accountability Sham

Larry Strauss | Posted 11.29.2011 | Education
Larry Strauss

Some days when I actually spend most of my day teaching composition and reading, I think about what a luxury it is for a teacher to be able to do that. Because so much of what we do isn't exactly teaching.