Teacher Recruitment

Timing Trumps Supply in Teacher Hiring

A new working paper by Brown University researchers Jessalynn James, Matthew A. Kraft and John Papay…

How D.C. Public Schools Improved Teacher Quality, Diversity

This commentary was published in The 74. Many states and school districts are working…

Right From the Start: D.C.’s Groundbreaking Teacher Hiring Strategy

The District of Columbia Public Schools is well-known for its comprehensive teacher-evaluation and performance-…

From Teacher Pay to Free College, What Governors Want

Governors’ annual State of the State addresses are windows into what’s likely to be at…

Staying Power: TFA Alumni in Public Education

Since its founding in 1990 to help staff classrooms in low-income communities, Teach For America…