The National Education Association votes to oppose the use of PARCC and Smarter Balanced tests for teacher evaluation.
In an ongoing effort to help states navigate the process of reviewing, adopting, and implementing the Next Generation Science Standards, the National Association of State Boards of Education released a short report today profiling some states' efforts in this area.
Smarter Balanced test scores released by three states show that students are largely beating states' projections for student performance—except for on the high school math tests. Did experts warn us this was coming?
The National Science Foundation is offering grants to help teachers gain exposure and improve STEM education.
With less than 3 percent of U.S. residents trained in CPR annually, a new report recommends making such training a graduation requirement for students.
A new law in Wisconsin requires the state to examine high schools that sent more than six students to college who needed remediation.
EdWeek is looking to round up a new set of school district leaders for recognition in 2016.
Ron Thorpe, president and CEO of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, died today after a battle with lung cancer.
It's Independence Day. I've compiled a list of lessons to download and take to your picnic.
In this Q&A, the authors of a new book discuss what good close reading looks like in classrooms, and why teachers shouldn't be afraid of it.