teachers

FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 23, 2019 - 2:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Saturday called for a significant federal investment in teacher pay, the first policy proposal that she has put forth since officially launching her 2020 campaign. At a rally in Houston, Harris argued that the U.S. faces a teacher...
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Dreamstime
October 11, 2018 - 6:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City public school teachers have reached a tentative deal on a new union contract that includes extra pay for positions that are hard to staff. The agreement announced Thursday between the city and the United Federation of Teachers also includes raises of 2 percent in 2019...
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Facebook/Robert Goodman
August 16, 2018 - 2:36 pm
A Florida public high school history teacher battling colon cancer is learning a valuable lesson -- that his fellow teachers have his back.
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Warren Middle School
July 23, 2018 - 1:04 pm
While class may be finished for the summer, these teachers aren’t ready to leave school grounds just yet.
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Kimber Bermudez/Facebook
July 18, 2018 - 4:46 pm
First-grade teacher Kimber Bermudez didn't expect a casual conversation on a plane to turn into a fundraising opportunity for her school.
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Lee County Public Schools
April 13, 2018 - 10:56 am
Dulce Jaimes couldn't have ever imagined the incredible gift her third-grade teacher would make for her over spring break.
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Marq Lewis
April 06, 2018 - 1:57 pm
When the Kentucky teachers arrived at Bristow Elementary, they were surprised to see students waiting for them outside of the school with messages of support and high-fives.
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