As the Newtown school district marks a week since twenty of its students and 6 of its staff were killed, superintendent Janet Robinson is beginning to make decisions about the future of the school and the district while mourning students.
A new state law and a court hearing today will both affect who makes academic decisions in Detroit's public schools.
Nation's school principals oppose arming school officials.
In the wake of the shootings in Newtown, Conn., the American Federation of School Administrators is calling for a national task force on school safety.
The 26 people who lost their lives at Sandy Hook Elementary on Dec. 14 are remembered in this gallery.
In the wake of the school shootings in Newtown, Conn., the state has stepped in to provide mental health and security resources to Newtown.
Philadelphia announced that one in six of its public schools will be closed this year. Other urban districts have announced or plan to announce closings this year.
New research on principal evaluation and effectiveness attempts to determine the best way to define and measure principal effectivenessand finds that the task is trickier than anticipated.
Around the country, police will patrol schools, especially elementary schools, more heavily than usual this week.
As the mourning continues, school district officials and law enforcement grapple with resuming classes in Newtown, Conn., as the tragedy puts gun-control laws in the spotlight.