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'An Expensive Experiment': Gates Teacher-Effectiveness Program Shows No Gains for Students - Education Week

An evaluation of a multi-year effort by the Gates Foundation to improve teaching, which cost $575 million, found no evidence the program improved student outcomes or gave low-income and minority students greater access to effective teachers. ...read more Education Week: Teaching Profession
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20% of Educators Say They've Been Sexually Harassed or Assaulted at Work - Education Week

In the #MeToo era, even educators are not immune: Forty percent of K-12 teachers and administrators report in a new Education Week Research Center survey that they've experienced or witnessed sexual harassment or assault while at work. ...read more Education Week: Teaching Profession
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