Many Americans feel anxiety or dread when it comes to math. A lot of that anxiety starts in childhood.
Most math classrooms feature a teacher lecturing and students quietly working on problems. But research shows that a different approach would lead to better results.
The current loophole for religious schools does not reflect what the majority of Australia thinks about education, religion and LGBTIQ+ people.
Children can experience stress during their parents' separation or divorce. Here's how teachers can support them through this tough time.
The need for qualified teachers is a major challenge in a number of African countries.
Private school teachers are generally happier than state school teachers, but not for the reasons you might think.
Some universities accept students into their teaching degree programs with an ATAR as low as 35. Do we need to raise the bar, or are other factors more important than a high ATAR for teachers?
Author V.S. Naipaul, who died on Aug. 11, both scorned and mirrored his Caribbean origins. At the University of the West Indies, students must reconcile this conflicted titan's literary legacy.
Without addressing teacher concerns about integrating IT in the classroom, we risk creating a generation of students ill-prepared for a digital future.
When students feel accepted and respected by their teachers and peers, they will actively engage in academic and non-academic activities.
An alternative to costly teacher professional development courses is already improving teaching in our classrooms.
Recruiting specialist teachers takes more than just encouraging them to study science and maths at university. Governments and wider society needs to come on board too.
In this professor's class, there are no calculators. Instead, students learn advanced math by talking, drawing pictures, playing with beach balls – and knitting.
Do they really matter?
Public school teachers are working longer hours, which they believe will have a negative impact on their ability to teach students.
The Janus decision by the Supreme Court is a serious legal and financial blow to unions and their hundreds of thousands of members. But it will not kill public-employee unions or teachers' unions.
Teachers who are just starting out often lack the subject knowledge needed for effective teaching.
Foundational to the work of Holocaust educators and many teachers have been the survivors. Given there are fewer survivors who are alive today, how do educators inform future generations?
Encouraging other languages in the classroom won't lead to 'anarchy'.
The government should make the most of educational psychologists, who already provide vital front line services.