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The NEA encourages its members to use Assessment Advisor to rate the assessments they’ve used in their classrooms! 4,000 teachers in 40 states have checked out the site so far. Have you?

Read the NEA Today article.

Survey: Today’s teaching force is less experienced, more open to change
By Jackie Mader
Hechinger Report, October 23, 2012

Teacher-Leader Corps Helps Turn Around Schools
By Stephen Sawchuck
Education Week, April 20, 2011

New Teachers are the New Majority 
By Celine Coggins & Heather Peske
Education Week, January 19, 2011

Lesson Plan in Boston Schools: Don’t Go It Alone
By Mike Winerip
New York Times, August 8, 2010



Building a Better Teacher:
Preparing Hoosier Teachers for THE Future

What does it mean to be a teacher in the 21st century? How can we elevate the teaching profession in a new way? Please join Teach Plus, the Indiana University School of Education and Chalkbeat for a panel discussion on the future of the teaching profession. The panel will discuss how teachers are prepared, how they make decisions about where to teach, and how policies impact their time in the classroom. This interactive discussion will be introduced by Elizabeth Green, founder of Chalkbeat and author of Building A Better Teacher, and moderated by Scott Elliott of Chalkbeat Indiana. Current teachers and those studying to become teachers are welcome to attend and participate in an interactive discussion on the teaching profession.

When: December 9, 2014
4:30-5:00 p.m. Registration
5:00-7:00 p.m. Event
7:00-8:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour

Where: Indianapolis Central Library
40 E St Clair St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 (map

RSVP Here!


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