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Teachers across the country are underpaid. Here are 5 governors fighting to change that.

Teachers across the country are underpaid. Here are 5 governors fighting to change that.

Thanks in large part to the #RedForEd movement, there has been a leap in awareness about just how poorly most U.S. teachers are paid. Several governors have made it a priority in this legislative ...
International Survey: U.S. Teachers Are Overworked, Feel Underappreciated

International Survey: U.S. Teachers Are Overworked, Feel Underappreciated

TEACHERS IN THE U.S. work longer hours and spend more time during the school day teaching than teachers in other parts of the world. And while the majority are satisfied with their jobs, only a ...
More than half of Americans support pay raises for teachers, poll finds

More than half of Americans support pay raises for teachers, poll finds

Nearly 9 in 10 Democrats, 78 percent of independents and 66 percent of Republicans think teacher salaries are too low. Slightly more than half of Americans — 52 percent — also approve of teachers ...
Fact Sheet: Yes, Increase the Salaries of All Teachers

Fact Sheet: Yes, Increase the Salaries of All Teachers

In the midst of teacher walkouts and protests in six states,1 Americans across the country overwhelmingly support paying teachers as the professionals they are. According to a recent New York Times ...
Study: America’s Teacher Shortage Is a Bigger Problem than Thought

Study: America’s Teacher Shortage Is a Bigger Problem than Thought

A new report says the shortage of skilled teachers in the United States is a bigger problem than people may think. The not-for-profit, Washington-based Economic Policy Institute, or EPI, published ...
Students who develop a strong bond with a teacher tend to score higher on tests.

Students who develop a strong bond with a teacher tend to score higher on tests.

TWO STUDIES ON HOW BEST to teach elementary schools students – one on the popular trend of “platooning” and one on the far less common practice of “looping” – at first would ...
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