The network situation comedy about a scheming educator is said to be less raunchy than the 2011 Cameron Diaz movie that inspired it.
The nonprofit journalism site reports that the gains of the desegregation era have eroded in many places, including Tuscaloosa, Ala., the focus of its investigation.
Reporter Sarah Carr visits Mississippi to examine the "brutal truths" surrounding corporal punishment.
The PBS documentary looks at how a Vermont school for boys with learning disabilities encourages students to memorize Lincoln's Gettysburg Address.
Ezra Klein's Vox startup and Nate Silver's relaunched FiveThirtyEight direct a bit of their online analysis to topics such as college wait lists and school homicide data.
Reports about special education, charter schools, and school closings are among the first-prize winners in EWA's annual contest.
Three education documentaries about urban high schools, one on public radio and two on public television, have won prestigious Peabody Awards for electronic journalism.
"Building the Machine" gives voice to supporters and critics, but ultimately comes down against the nationwide standards effort.
The U.S. secretary of education is using unprecedented power to wrest changes in American schools, correspondent John Merrow says.
The April cover story of the magazine is about how a "preoccupation with safety has stripped childhood of independence, risk taking, and discovery, without making it safer."