Poor NY Schools are Being Shorted

How much money gets spent on which kids is roiling New York’s state capital again, with no definitive answers yet.

New Grant for Early Ed!

Teaching Matters is thrilled to be bringing Early Reading Matters to eight high poverty Bronx schools, thanks to a generous award of $600,000 by the New York Community Trust's Brooke Astor Fund for New York City Education.

Create the Right Community Conditions

If it takes a village to raise a child, it may take a resolute community to create healthy ”villages” for children.

New Recommendations: Adding It Up

The introduction of new math curricula left many teachers scrambling to gain an understanding of the new materials available to them, learn new strategies, and learn new content.

GoMath! Recommendations
7th Gr. CMP3 Recommendations

Are Teachers Incentivized to Succeed?

There’s a debate about how much money matters in attracting and retaining the best teachers and administrators.

We're Celebrating 20 Years!

All this year, we'll be happily marking 20 years of service to urban schools and students. Our new annual report shows where we've been, and where we're going!

Getting Credit Where Credit is Due!

Teaching Matters launches a micro-credentialing pilot program for teacher-leaders.

Because Students Matter

A better learning experience delivered through the most effective teaching possible can spell success. Every dollar you give helps us develop and implement our school-based teacher effectiveness programs.

Your support is vital to continuing our important work.


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Our focus for the past seven years has been measurably and sustainably increasing teacher effectiveness.

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Support Our Work

We are able to innovate with the support of donors who share our goals and support our mission.

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Become a Partner School

Create an environment where your students and teachers meet the challenges of the Common Core.

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