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Tag: K-12

New Jersey Passes Bill Requiring Diversity and Inclusion Courses for K-12...

New Jersey became the most recent state to require diversity and inclusion courses throughout K-12 education after Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill...

Experts Say Arming Teachers Would Put Students, Especially Minorities, at Risk

According to a Washington Post – ABC News poll released this week, 42 percent of Americans believe that allowing teachers to carry guns could...

Study Reveals Importance of Diversity in Ensuring Equitable Punitive Action

A recent study conducted by researchers at Florida State University (FSU) suggests that increased diversity leads to more equitable disciplinary actions and outcomes among...

TEACHERS NEEDED

Building the K-12 Teaching Workforce Despite the many obstacles on the path to growing the K-12 teaching workforce, much work is being done in this...

Developing Technology-Enabled Teachers

As more K-12 schools add technology capabilities to their classrooms — access to the internet, wireless devices for student use, education-focused applications, and more...

Schools of Education Have a Role to Play in Preparing Future...

Nearly 2.1 million bullies are present in K-12 schools in the United States, according to data from the National School Safety Center. Additionally, the...

Leveling the Playing Field: Transforming Students of Color into Inspiring Teachers

There are many factors that contribute to the U.S. teacher shortage and specifically the dearth of teachers of color: views of the profession, lack...

The University of Texas at Austin Supports Diverse Youth Via Community...

Diversity Champions exemplify an unyielding commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout their campus communities, across academic programs, and at the highest administrative levels. INSIGHT...

K-12 School Districts Work to Improve Inclusion Through Teacher Training

Diversity and inclusion have long been recognized as critical in higher education, and within the past 10 years, many K-12 schools have also increased...

STEM+M Health Professions Pipeline Program Creates Opportunities for Hispanic High School,...

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills are necessary now more than ever to compete in a global economy. Improving access to quality STEM...

Concerns Raised over Proposed Teacher Training Standards

Unintended consequences could hurt minority teacher recruitment and reduce the number of good teachers in high-poverty K-12 schools Education officials are giving mixed reviews to...

USD Offers Website to Globalize View of Education

For three years, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences at the University of San Diego has been gathering videos to help teach educators...