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Women Professors' Salaries Have Gone Up More Than Men's — But the Wage Gap Is Still Widening

Women Professors' Salaries Have Gone Up More Than Men's — But the Wage Gap Is Still Widening

A new "Chronicle of Higher Education" analysis of U.S. Education Department data reveals some seemingly good news: The salaries of women in academia a... Read More »

This Teacher Just Won a $1M Prize for Teaching Acts of Hope and Kindness

This Teacher Just Won a $1M Prize for Teaching Acts of Hope and Kindness

Maggie MacDonnel spent the past six years working in Salluit — a remote Arctic village in Quebec that can only be reached by air, and is home to 1,300... Read More »

A Teacher’s Insight on Teaching Gender Equality

A Teacher’s Insight on Teaching Gender Equality

Three years ago, I presented Shirts and Skins: A Talk on Gender to the student body of Milton Academy, in Massachusetts. As students filed in to that... Read More »

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Why I'm A Teacher

Why I'm A Teacher

To understand why I am a teacher, all you have to do is meet Nikki. She is that one special person in my life who inspired me to become a special educ... Read More »

Congratulations to MAKERS Excellence in Education Award Winner!

Congratulations to MAKERS Excellence in Education Award Winner!

We are pleased to announced the winner of the MAKERS Excellence in Education Award: Katherine C. of Winston-Salem, North Carolina best exemplified th... Read More »

MAKING HISTORY: Ruth Simmons Becomes First African American Ivy League School President

MAKING HISTORY: Ruth Simmons Becomes First African American Ivy League School President

In honor of Women's History Month, we are celebrating with 31 days of women's history! Every day in March, we will highlight an historic moment, as to... Read More »