National Teacher of the Year
The Virginia educator is touring schools and finds what he's seeing "eye opening."
Sydney Chaffee is the first charter school honoree. She wants to emphasize the "opportunity and the beauty in public education."
The news today is filled with workplace sexual harassment lawsuits, the ones directed at Bill O’Reilly being only the most
"The troops are mad and losing...Soldiers are ready and ruthless."
Students of color constitute a majority in our schools but teachers of color constitute only 18 percent of their faculties.
"One can only assume that, in your search for National Teacher of the Year, you are seeking 'more' - someone who represents the defining essence of inspiration."
"I think the most important thing you can do is make [the classroom] a safe space ... work on building trust immediately
Our investment in deeper learning for our children returns to students the preparation that the future demands and the education that they deserve.
Rebecca Mieliwocki, a 7th-grade English teacher in California's Luther Burbank Middle School, got an exciting message in
He credited Shearer, and teachers like her, for giving America strength through tough times, and highlighted the need for