Brian Childs is a writer and has worked online as a web editor for sites such as Asylum, ComicsAlliance and Moviefone. He studied history and Spanish at the University of Georgia and received a masters in journalism from New York University. Currently he oversees content at Certification Map. You can follow him on Google+.


University of Southern California Masters of Arts in Teaching Delivered Online (MAT@USC) Information Session in New York City

The MAT@USC is a new and online Master of Arts in Teaching program delivered online from the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education...

Students Scores Found Unaffected by Teacher-Training Route

Students who have teachers certified through alternative-training programs do no worse in mathematics or reading achievement than students whose teachers have been certified by traditional teacher education programs, according to a study released today by Mathematica Policy Research Inc...

Texas teacher shortage in math, science worsens

The Dallas news reports that a new study released Monday indicates that a longtime shortage of teachers in science and math in Texas has grown dramatically worse and will continue to do so...

Certification Map on EdWeek.org

EdWeek.org guest blogger Sean Cavanagh writes about CertificationMap on Education Week’s Teacher Beat blog:..

 

Certification map unveils the web’s first comprehensive, interactive portal for teacher certification information

LOS ANGELES (February 5, 2009) – Certification Map today announced the launch of its new Web site, CertificationMap.com, a comprehensive online portal for current and prospective teachers to locate teaching certification requirements for every state in the country...

Education chief: Schools crucial to recovery

Education Secretary Arne Duncan said the economy won’t improve without the billions of dollars for schools in President Barack Obama’s recovery plan...