Teachers that use strict tones have been proven to be less effective at inspiring students in the classroom, study finds
It was discovered that when faced with a strict teacher, students were more likely to rebel, their well-being was affected, and they were less likely to reveal any problems they may be facing, such as bullying. The study, conducted by researchers at The University of Essex and the University of Reading, found that students felt…
The Los Angeles Teachers Union Is Asking For A 20% Pay Increase, Saying That Teachers Are Overworked And Underpaid
The Los Angeles teachers union, United Teachers Los Angeles, is pressing the Los Angeles Unified School District to increase teacher pay by 20% over two years, reduce class sizes, and improve kids’ access to mental health and academic services.
Arizona Teacher And Husband Lose Jobs, Caught Recording OnlyFans Content In The Classroom
A science teacher at a middle school said that due to the low compensation, she was forced to create a private account on OnlyFans in order to supplement her income. The students then found out about her involvement in this.
Thousands Of People Demonstrate In Front Of Hungary’s Parliament As The Crisis Affecting Teachers Continues
At least 35,000 Hungarian students, teachers, and parents filled the main plaza in front of parliament in support of teachers who are fighting for greater salaries and teachers who were fired for protesting. The demonstration began on a bridge in Budapest and proceeded to the square.
A Teacher Who Was Fired Over Her Cat’s Appearance During Online Lessons Was Compensated $6,000
An art instructor working in the city of Guangzhou, China, received 40,000 yuan (about $6,000 or £5,000) in compensation after suing her former employer for unjust dismissal due to the presence of a cat in her online lesson.
Teacher Bullied And Fired For Being “Too Sexy” For The Classroom
A teacher at a primary school has said that she was bullied and ultimately let go because she was seen as being “too sexy” for the classroom.
In Europe, Luxembourg Pays Its Teachers The Most, With An Annual Salary Of €78,286 As A Starting Point
The European Commission (using data from Eurydice) reports that teachers in Luxembourg earn the highest starting salaries at €78,286 per year. They get a maximum of €136,079 a year in salary once their career has ended. Thus, Luxembourg continues to be, in terms of teacher salaries, the best-paid European nation. Germany comes in second place…
Students Furious As 12th Grade Teacher Starts Counting Bathroom Breaks As Loss Of Credits
Students in a high school English teacher’s class are being forced to give up additional credit in order to get hall passes for toilet breaks, which has led to criticism of the teacher’s decision online.
Oklahoma: A Teacher Resigned After She Gave Her Students A QR Code To Access Banned Books
A former Oklahoma educator has spoken out about being forced to leave her profession because of a state law that bans certain books.
An Art Teacher’s Rebuttal To Those Who Want Her Fired Because of Her Body Shape
School clothing restrictions are often associated with students. A New Jersey art teacher, however, has gone viral due to the attention her body shape and fashion choices have garnered.