Over the past 5 years as executive director for the arts for Boston's public schools, classically trained mezzo-soprano Myran Parker-Brass has worked to bring top-notch arts instruction to every child in the district.
September 2016 Archives
What do Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and GOP nominee Donald Trump think about prekindergarten, school choice, and the common core, among other issues? Education Week reporter Andrew Ujifusa discussed their proposals and viewpoints on PBS NewsHour this week.
Education Week's crowd-sourced project, #EWSummerStories, encourages educators to record and share teacher and student summer stories online.
Virginia "Ginny" Edwards has had a front row seat. Edwards, who stepped down in July after 28 years as Editor-in-Chief of Education Week, reflects on progress and challenges in K-12 education.
While the student population in America's public schools becomes increasingly diverse, the nation's teaching force remains predominantly white. STEP-UP, a month-long intensive fellowship in Chicago, seeks to teach cultural competency through immersion. Can this program bridge the gap?