Obama to address U.S. education woes in speech

President Barack Obama will mark his seventh week in office on Tuesday by proposing reforms to the U.S. education system, which has one of the worst high school dropout rates in the industrialized world...

Friends of Certification Map

CertificationMap has now been live for a month and we’re thrilled with the incredible feedback and support we’ve been getting from people around the web who share the goal of a simpler teacher certification process...

CertificationMap on Alltop

CertificationMap is now featured on Alltop’s Education page...

Texas bill addresses teacher shortage

Today, Senator Dan Patrick (R-Houston) filed legislation to reverse the growing shortage of math and science teachers across the state of Texas...

Our Greatest National Shame

Nicholas D. Kristof writes an op-ed piece in today’s New York Times:

I’m coming to think that our No. 1 priority actually must be education. That makes the new fiscal stimulus package a landmark, for it takes a few wobbly steps toward reform and allocates more than $100 billion toward education...

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...