How to make a ‘magic wand’ for your kid’s learning

Teachers and school principals have long argued that learning should be about developing skills, not memorization.But new research suggests that this view may be in need of a rethinking.“One of the main goals of this research is to help educators and educators themselves think through the kinds of interventions they might need to make their […]

Why is there no official school-to-work gap?

The best thing for a teacher’s future, says one expert, is a school-based learning plan that can help them find a career.The other, says Laura Minton, is to take a proactive approach to helping teachers manage their careers.A new study by the Brookings Institution and the Center for American Progress found that in states that […]