“Defeated,” “exhausted,” “overwhelmed” — these were typical responses when The Chronicle asked faculty members how their students were faring. Professors reported widespread anxiety, depression, and a lack of motivation in their classrooms.
The cool thing about learning with Duolingo is that our lessons are developed by teaching experts—from linguists, to researchers, to former college language professors, we have a lot of people who are working to improve Duolingo because they just love language! Because they know so much about lang
It seems ironic that, in a system where the majority of multi-academy trust CEOs are very well-paid males, it should be so difficult to recruit and retain men in classroom roles (“No place for young men? Male teachers quit as pay levels drop”, News).
The Chinese film “American Dreams in China,” released in 2013, was an instant box-office hit in China, capturing the country’s optimism about Western-style entrepreneurship.
Most faculty members have a go-to activity that can be deployed at a moment’s notice in the classroom. It might be a quick, five-minute writing task or a more-ambitious, small-group exercise.
The U.S. Department of Education announced a major overhaul of student loan servicing. Here’s what you need to know — and what it means for your student loans.
Iteach a module about Northern Irish literature called Alternative Ulster, which covers all the texts you would expect, from the poetry of Seamus Heaney, Medbh McGuckian and Ciaran Carson and the fiction of Bernard MacLaverty through to newer writing such as Paul Maddern’s anthology Queering the G
Officials said they objected to the inclusion of social-emotional learning and critical race theory in the books but did not share information on the specific content.
The class president at a Florida high school says he wasn't allowed to share his experience as a gay student in his graduation speech or how the state's so-called "Don't Say Gay" law will affect students like him, so he talked about something else that makes him a little different from his classmate
On a chilly evening in September 2020, Jordan Schumacher solemnly patrolled the grounds of Valley Forge Military Academy, near his wit’s end. Weeks earlier, the school’s top brass had elevated the 20-year-old college sophomore to the highest rank available to cadets—first captain.
A group including parents of Asian American students challenged the new criteria at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Virginia.Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va.
More family-doctor jobs for new medical school grads have gone unfilled than ever before in this year’s initial round of hiring, new data shows. The numbers indicate that fewer graduates are choosing family medicine as a discipline, despite family-doctor shortages across the country.
Hello, learners! My name is James Leow, and I’ll be taking over the column this week to talk about a topic that is near and dear to my heart: Spanish grammar.
Authorities are on scene at an "active shooter" incident at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, the school district said. The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District said the shooter was located at Robb Elementary and asked people to stay away from the area.
Ms. Renkl is a contributing Opinion writer who covers flora, fauna, politics and culture in the American South. NASHVILLE — My grandmother was still a teenager when she started her teaching career. She went to college for a year and then taught for a year to save money for tuition.
Mills College students celebrate after the Oakland college’s trustees announced that they had reversed their decision to admit undergraduate men to the school, May 19, 1990. Higher education in the U.S. is struggling.
This is part two of a two-part series on the special education teacher shortage. You can read part one here. A few years after Heather Carll started teaching special education in Hawaii public schools, she called it quits.
Public-health and education workers have long been concerned about the effects of school closures on children’s learning wellbeing How has remote learning impacted children’s academic achievement? More than two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the experiment of remote learning has not yielded r