Not a mystery: How to permanently end the teacher shortage

This roundtable synthesis explores five ways to end the teacher shortage and a wealth of links to research, including other compelling posts in this…


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Want to increase teacher retention? Redesign induction to focus on new teachers’ needs

How can districts redesign induction programs to support teacher retention? In this post, roundtable blogger Brian Curtin shares how he proactively…


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Changing the conversation: Too smart NOT to teach

What action steps are needed to change the conversation about teaching? In this guest post Roz Byrne looks at examples from global leaders on how to…


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Experiential learning: Best practice for students (and their teachers)

How are teachers being prepared for the classroom in other parts of the world? Many countries are providing education students with more clinical…


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Cracking the teacher recruitment and retention code

I teach in a school that is 99% poverty yet has virtually 0% turnover. See if you can figure out which of the following are responsible for so many…


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Appreciating the Change

Our students wrestle with the right balance of content and task navigation, but we are the ones who hesitate to tap, click and swipe with……


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Teacher perspectives on teacher shortages: A view from the CTQ Collaboratory

For the next two months, teachers of the CTQ Collaboratory will examine the issue of teacher shortages, including recruitment, retention, and ongoing…


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Five Ways Teacher-Powered Schools Use Data

Teacher-Powered Schools Roundtable: TPSI Ambassador Rebekah Kang shares ways that they use data at her teacher-powered school.


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Collaboration, not competition: Charter and district teacher-powered schools share a common purpose

Teacher-Powered Schools Roundtable: TPSI Ambassadors Carrie Bakken and Julene Oxton share powerful lessons about their shared purpose and reflect on…


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We know what to do about teacher shortages

A new Learning Policy Institute Report tells us what we knew along. In a piece authored for Education Week's 'On California' blog, I write how…


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