Teachers in a southwestern Illinois’ Highland School District went on strike Thursday, shutting down the schools as part of a labor dispute.
“Teaching Ferguson,” a forum designed to help teachers learn how to talk to their students about racism and the Michael Brown shooting, drew a crowd of nearly 100 people Tuesday night at Saint Louis University.
The number of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is growing at a rate nearly double that of non-STEM jobs. To train this workforce of the near future, the United States needs an army of teachers highly trained in science, math, and technology.
Teacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
There’s a lot of interest from teachers wanting to work for the new Normandy Schools Collaborative. More than 200 pre-registered for a job fair held Thursday in the newly state-run district.
Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.
The poll conducted by the Illinois Federation of Teachers shows there’s a lot of job satisfaction.
Lawmakers say the school legislation would protect students from intruders and reduce the risk of a deadly mass shooting.
If 270,000 petitions are approved by the November Ballot, teacher tenure in Missouri could be eliminated.
The Granite City Elementary and Junior High Band programs survived the budget axe, but not all teaching positions made the cut.