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Learning from the Nursing Profession in the New Teacher Strike Era

As teacher strikes sweep the nation, Marc Tucker compares the trajectory of teaching to that of the nursing profession, one of high standards of entry and rigorous preparation.

Empowered Educators
EMPOWERED EDUCATORS

From lead-researcher Linda Darling-Hammond comes this groundbreaking international comparative study of teaching quality in the world’s top-performing education systems. Click to learn more about the findings, further resources and our series of in-depth webinars.

Preparing to Lead
New Report: Preparing to Lead

From NCEE’s Center on International Education Benchmarking comes this in-depth look at how top-performing education systems around the world identify, develop and support school leaders.

Op-Ed: If you want a world-class education system, then empower our teachers

In an op-ed for The Hill, Linda Darling-Hammond and Marc Tucker ask if we will do what it takes to give our schools one of the finest teaching forces in the world.

NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Was the downward trajectory for teachers the inevitable result of the opening up of other opportunities in the prof… https://t.co/NqgUBt5p1x 22 minutes ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Join @JaniceMCase, @NISLorg, #schoolleaders, #teachers and #edpolicy folks on twitter TOMORROW to continue the disc… https://t.co/mEHm0OJQgq 2 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon International #EdNews update: new national data from @EdNCES on US career and technical education programs #CTEhttps://t.co/natCqek76i 5 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon As #TeacherStrikes sweep the nation, Tucker compares the trajectory of teaching to that of the nursing profession,… https://t.co/2LSX9uTlzz 7 hours ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon “It is not that reforms do not work. It is the reform agendas of both secretaries that has not worked in the United… https://t.co/iNM1T11IpB 1 day ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon What the #NAEP data is showing us according to Marc Tucker https://t.co/I4LUWl5w15 https://t.co/I8KRc1eTTy 2 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon International #EdNews update: more than 80% of New Zealanders support increasing #teacherpay @EducationGovtNZhttps://t.co/3vT5FDYMBr 2 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon Tucker argues that stagnant scores and widening gaps on #NAEP demonstrate the failure of the dominant model of… https://t.co/Qh5sqDsEzs 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon VIDEO: NCEE & @NISLorg met with teachers, school leaders, folks from the ministry and more to learn about Singapore… https://t.co/FoSm1DxKAS 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon "NCEE Returns to Learn More About How NIE Develops Teachers Career-Long" https://t.co/RLAKMGalWe 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon The picture @BetsyDeVosED paints with #NAEP is, in Tucker’s words, ‘bizarre’ https://t.co/I4LUWl5w15 https://t.co/9RntaxhEKJ 3 days ago
NCEE NCEE @CtrEdEcon International #EdNews update: Hong Kong's #VocationalTraining Council to increase role of industry in #VEThttps://t.co/tftBHlJdwp 3 days ago