Education Disrupted: Silicon Valley Courts Brand-Name Teachers, Raising Ethics Issues

As teachers launch personal brands and cast themselves as influencers, start-ups and tech giants alike are racing to cultivate them to spread their wares.

Texas Teacher Who Gave Student ‘Most Likely to Become a Terrorist’ Award Is Out of a Job

The teacher, who also issued a “most likely to blend in with white people” certificate, gave the mock awards to seventh graders at a ceremony celebrating the end of the school year.

Chicago Schools Ex-Leader Is Sentenced as Classrooms Struggle to Stay Open

The district’s uncertainty was compounded when a judge declined to issue an injunction requested by the city that might have led to a desperately needed influx of cash.