The documentary about the shootings of 20 children and six staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut will be shown at theaters nationwide on Wednesday.
The half-hour show features enterprise reporting, such as its first education piece about a community with a four-day school week.
The film is the first from the James Patterson book series about a middle school student dealing with school rules that don't always make sense.
The documentary examines the gentrification of a Manhattan neighborhood where the Avenues private school sits across from the Elliott-Chelsea public housing.
Boston, Chicago, and New Jersey Monthly magazines use differing methodologies to rank public high schools (and elementary schools, in one case).
Stanford University tops the list as The Journal joins with a British partner for its inaugural rankings of U.S. colleges, joining a crowded field of other publications.
The new situation comedy revolves around a 16-year-old with cerebral palsy who communicates through a device that doesn't bar his sarcasm and mischief.
"Time for School 2003-2016" follows one student each in Afghanistan, Benin, Brazil, India, and Kenya as they seek to overcome obstacles to schooling.
A two-hour documentary explores topics such as brain development, grit and emotional engagement, and equity in looking at how today's education system might be transformed.
Spotlight Education week continues with "Frontline" reports on for-profit colleges and a "TED Talks" special featuring a mix of education voices.