We've signed on to a wishlist for a strong new teacher evaluation system in New York City. It's been sent to NY State Education Commissioner John King, who may have to impose a new system if negotiations fail again this week.
We're training Philadelphia educators to step up and become school leaders through a new hands-on residency program. It's a new challenge for our aspiring principals, and for us. We know it will be interesting - and that it will be a lot of hard work.
TNTP President Tim Daly talks with the Fordham Institute about Leap Year, teacher certification, spreadsheets and baseball.
We're virtual: one out of three TNTPers works at a district or school, and almost everyone else works from a home office. Being virtual helps us better understand our clients and keep talented staff over the long haul, and we've learned how to make it work well.
Great teachers have a lot to say about their practice, their profession and their view from the classroom. Our 2012 Fishman Prize winners share their reflections, including what it's like when someone asks you to speak up.