With a promise of more money and smaller classes, striking Oakland teachers return to school

Celebrating what they call a victory for educators and students, Oakland, California teachers will be back in class Monday after approving a contract to end a seven-day strike. Yet their fight isn’t over, they said. They will continue to call for more classroom money, an end to school closures in black and Latino communities, and […]

Global Classroom: How 65,000 Teachers Are Teaching Over Half A Million Chinese Students Online

Cindy Mi with Todd Rose and Melina UncapherTOM VANDER ARK Who teaches as many students as the Los Angeles Unified School District and has on its platform as many teachers as New York City? A China-based global education technology startup valued at over $3 billion. VIPKidĀ is an online classroom where more than 500,000 mostly Chinese […]